ALMA – the Atacama Large Millimeter / Submillimeter Array

Wolfgang Wild (Speaker)

Activity: Talk and presentationProfessional or public presentationProfessional

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ALMA – the Atacama Large Millimeter / Submillimeter Array

An invited talk to students of the "Escuela de Ingenieros de Caminos, Canales y Puertos" (Civil Engineering School of the University of Cantabria in Santander, Spain. In particular, the civil engineering aspects of building the ALMA observatory in the Chilean Atacama desert at 5000m altitude, a high risk seismic zone, were highlighted.
Period15-Oct-2009
Event titleALMA – the Atacama Large Millimeter / Submillimeter Array: null
Event typeConference