The main objective of the OLIMPO project, a large stratospheric telescope, is the measurement of the Sunyaev-Zeldovich effect in many clusters of galaxies during a long-duration balloon flight. We describe the OLIMPO experiment, and outline the scientific rationale of balloon-borne measurements of the effect.
|Number of pages||7|
|State||Published - 2006|
|Event||41st Rencontres de Moriond on Cosmology: Contents and Structures of the Universe 2006 - La Thuile, Italy|
Duration: 18 Mar 2006 → 25 Mar 2006
|Conference||41st Rencontres de Moriond on Cosmology: Contents and Structures of the Universe 2006|
|Period||18/03/06 → 25/03/06|