FAST radio telescope chief scientist Nan Rendong died at the age of 72 years old

Updated: 2017-9-16 10:57:00  Views: 1383

Original title: FAST radio telescope chief scientist Nan Rendong died last night, at the age of 72 years old

FAST radio telescope project chief engineer and chief scientist, Chinese Academy of Sciences National Observatory researcher Nan Rendong died last night due to illness, at the age of 72 years old.

Nan Rendong led the FAST radio telescope most of the early work, and is the chief scientist and chief engineer of the project. Chinese Academy of Sciences National Astronomical Observatory

Nan Rendong introduction

Nan Rendong, National Astronomical Observatory, Chinese Academy of Sciences, FAST Engineering Chief Engineer and Chief Scientist. In 1994, he presided over the completion of the national major science and technology infrastructure projects - 500 meters caliber spherical telescope FAST site selection, project, feasibility study and preliminary Design, editor of scientific objectives, to guide the key technology research and model test.

(FAST, using the karst area of Guizhou karst area as a telescope site, the construction of the world's largest single-aperture radio telescope.Using FAST, the use of FAST, the use of FAST, Humans can observe pulsars, neutral hydrogen, black holes, etc. These cosmic formation period information, there is used to capture the alien life signal.

Nan Ren Dong to participate in the early Tai Wo Taipa site.
A 500 - meter - diameter spherical radio telescope completed on September 25, 2016.

For those who want to find alien life, FAST can be further than the current equipment, once the alien biological launch of the information received, FAST can accurately point out that they are from which direction.

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Traditional Chinese: FAST射電望遠鏡首席科學家南仁東逝世 享年72歲