Extragalactic radio continuum surveys and the transformation of radio astronomy

@article{Norris2017ExtragalacticRC,
  title={Extragalactic radio continuum surveys and the transformation of radio astronomy},
  author={Ray P. Norris},
  journal={Nature Astronomy},
  year={2017},
  volume={1},
  pages={671-678}
}
  • R. Norris
  • Published 15 September 2017
  • Physics
  • Nature Astronomy
Next-generation radio surveys are about to transform radio astronomy by discovering and studying tens of millions of previously unknown radio sources. These surveys will provide fresh insights for understanding the evolution of galaxies, measuring the evolution of the cosmic star-formation rate, and rivalling traditional techniques in the measurement of fundamental cosmological parameters. By observing a new volume of observational parameter space, they are also likely to discover unexpected… 

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