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Instruments & Observing Modes

GBT Instrument Webpages and Information:

The Green Bank Telescope offers a wide-ranging suite of instrumentation. Learn more about which might be best for your research here!

Basic GBT Info/Quick Technical Facts

Spectroscopy/VEGAS [1] — the spectral-line backend

Pulsars and Transients/VEGAS [2] – New pulsar capabilities for VEGAS

Pulsars and Transients/GUPPI [3] — The GUPPI support guide (pulsar backend)


JPL Radar Backend  [4]— Notes on using new JPL radar backend

ARGUS [5] — the 75–116 GHz 16 element focal-plane array

MUSTANG2 [6] — 223-pixel feedhorn bolometer, the 3mm continuum bolometer array

4mm Receiver [7] — the 68-92 GHz Receiver

VLBI with the GBT [8]

Precision Telescope Control System [9]  — performance of GBT antenna

Receiver Calibration Files

DSS Details