The PIRATE facility: at the crossroads of research and teaching

Kolb, Ulrich (2014). The PIRATE facility: at the crossroads of research and teaching. In: Revista Mexicana de Astronomía y Astrofísica, 45.

URL: http://www.redalyc.org/pdf/571/57132995005.pdf

Abstract

I describe the Open University-owned 0.43m robotic observatory PIRATE, based in Mallorca. PIRATE is a cost-effective facility contributing to topical astrophysical research and an inspiring platform for distance education students to learn practical science.

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