Cosmology at the Millennium!

Photos

Pictures from the CMB demo lab

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Mark Dragovan providing the Chautauqua participants with a tour of the DASI (Degree Angular Scale Inteferometer) telescope which will deploy to South Pole in the Winter of 99/00.
Climbing around inside DASI.
Steve Meyer demonstrating the attenuation of atmosphere at short wavelengths with bolometer and filters.
Participants listening closely.
Michael Turner explaining the Universe.
John Carlstrom demonstrating polarization properties with Sunyaev-Zel'dovich effect horn and miteq amplifier set up.
Nils Halverson showing DASI receiver response to cold load with and without lens in place, i.e., showing what the lens does at microwaves.

Pictures from the Adler reception

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Reception at Adler (above) and then the Pritzker Cosmology Gallery (below).

The Chicago skyline from Adler:

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