Curtin gets SKA funding nod

Curtin University is in the running to build a key component of the Square Kilometre Array radio-astronomy project after securing Federal Government support.

The government has approved the university’s bid for funding to build prototype antennas and receivers as part of a pre-construction grants scheme.

A total of $19 million of federal money has been allocated to help Australian researchers and industry become part of the global consortia to construct the SKA project.


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