...searching for H2O in the vicinity of supermassive black holes that lurk in the nuclei of distant galaxies

 

 

665 galaxies observed and counting as observing is set to begin again in April 2004...

7 new H2O maser sources discovered during our 2002 observing season in Australia! (alt link)



Another 4 new H2O maser sources discovered during 2003 in Australia (tba).


And 6 new H2O maser sources discovered during 2003 at the GBT (tba).

 



How many masers are known in the nuclei of galaxies?


Coverage of SAMBA in the Smithsonian Institution Research Reports (spring 2003) series












What is the SAMBA Survey? (Science Background)

Who are we?

Where do we hunt for masers and black holes?

What does our radio astronomy hardware look like?


 



Prototype Testing 2001 (old)




Observers' Resources   (password required)



 

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