Systematic
Exploration
of
the
Dynamic
Sky

About the Video

Date
August 8, 2009
ID
ptf090808v1
Type
Education Video
Credit
PTF

About PTF

A video on the Palomar Transient Factory, a fully-automated, wide-field survey aimed at a systematic exploration of the optical transient sky conducted at Palomar Observatory.

The video includes an introduction of the High-Performance Wireless Research and Education Network which makes this kind of observing possible.