CERN European Organisation for Nuclear Research

High Energy Physics Group
New developments in Astronomy experiments (ground and space based)


CERN Accelerating science

This website is no longer maintained. Its content may be obsolete. Please visit http://home.cern/ for current CERN information.

A review of the major telescopes and observatories in operation or foreseen, ground-based or embarked (balloon or satellite), listed according to the nature of their survey (X-rays, optical, UV, IR, microwave, radio, etc..) will be made. Their main physics goals and their most recent results will be underlined and explained. The key techniques involved will be described. A special accent will be put on Large Scale Facilities.


Copyright © 2002 CERN - Academic Training