Status & Plans within CARA
Deploy to the Pole Austral summer
1999/2000
Tower preparation completion Dec 14
Telescope on tower and starting astronomical tests
by Dec 31
CMB data before Pole closing
first power spectrum result in March
First winter
complete tests
image S-Z effect in complete nearby galaxy list
detailed CMB imaging, characterize power spectrum
Second winter (last year of CARA)
Dual Frequency and Polarization:
Reconfigure for combined 30 & 90 GHz operation
with full stokes parameters.