ALFABURST: A commensal search for Fast Radio Bursts with Arecibo

22 Nov 2017 Foster Griffin Karastergiou Aris Golpayegani Golnoosh Surnis Mayuresh Lorimer Duncan R. Chennamangalam Jayanth McLaughlin Maura Armour Wes Cobb Jeff MacMahon David H. E. Pei Xin Rajwade Kaustubh Siemion Andrew P. V. Werthimer Dan Williams Chris J.

ALFABURST has been searching for Fast Radio Bursts (FRBs) commensally with other projects using the Arecibo L-band Feed Array (ALFA) receiver at the Arecibo Observatory since July 2015. We describe the observing system and report on the non-detection of any FRBs from that time until August 2017 for a total observing time of 518 hours... (read more)

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