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Cavendish Astrophysics


Research Facilities for the Astronomical Community

On these pages you can find out about some of the facilities we make available to the astronomical community.

The Surveys and Catalogues pages provide access to published data obtained from Mullard Radio Astronomy Observatory and other instruments, and for other survey data mirrored at this site.

Software for Astrophysics contains links to specialist software packages for Cosmology and Instrumental data reduction that have been developed by members of the Cavendish Astrophysics Group:

The Arcminute Microkelvin Imager is the main instrument available for collaborative projects at the Mullard Radio Astronomy Observatory.

Latest news

Roberto Maiolino awarded a Royal Society research professorship

1 March 2021

Prof Roberto Maiolino awarded a prestigious Royal Society Research Professorship! From the Royal Society website: "Professor Roberto Maiolino, University of Cambridge - The chemical evolution of galaxies across the cosmic epochs Professor Roberto Maiolino is Professor of Experimental Astrophysics and Director of the Kavli...

3rd Global 21-cm Workshop

16 June 2020

Registration is open!

Nobel Prize in Physics for Didier Queloz

8 October 2019

Nobel Prize in Physics awarded to Prof Didier Queloz from Cavendish Astrophysics