Radio Waves from Outside the Solar System

@article{Jansky1933RadioWF,
  title={Radio Waves from Outside the Solar System},
  author={KARL G. Jansky},
  journal={Nature},
  year={1933},
  volume={132},
  pages={66-66}
}
IN a recent paper1 on the direction of arrival of high-frequency atmospherics, curves were given showing the horizontal component of the direction of arrival of an electromagnetic disturbance, which I termed hiss type atmospherics, plotted against time of day. These curves showed that the horizontal component of the direction of arrival changed nearly 360° in 24 hours and, at the time the paper was written, this component was approximately the same as the azimuth of the sun, leading to the… Expand
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References

Directional Studies of Atmospherics at High Frequencies
  • K. Jansky
  • Physics, Geography
  • Proceedings of the Institute of Radio Engineers
  • 1932
A system for recording the direction of arrival and intensity of static on short waves is described. The system consists of a rotating directional antenna array, a double detection receiver and anExpand