Search Results for author: Dan Werthimer

Found 4 papers, 3 papers with code

The Breakthrough Listen Search for Intelligent Life: 1.1-1.9 GHz observations of 692 Nearby Stars

2 code implementations11 Sep 2017 J. Emilio Enriquez, Andrew Siemion, Griffin Foster, Vishal Gajjar, Greg Hellbourg, Jack Hickish, Howard Isaacson, Danny C. Price, Steve Croft, David DeBoer, Matt Lebofsky, David MacMahon, Dan Werthimer

We report on a search for engineered signals from a sample of 692 nearby stars using the Robert C. Byrd Green Bank Telescope, undertaken as part of the $Breakthrough~Listen~Initiative$ search for extraterrestrial intelligence.

Earth and Planetary Astrophysics

The Breakthrough Listen Search for Intelligent Life: Target Selection of Nearby Stars and Galaxies

1 code implementation22 Jan 2017 Howard Isaacson, Andrew P. V. Siemion, Geoffrey W. Marcy, Matt Lebofsky, Danny C. Price, David MacMahon, Steve Croft, David DeBoer, Jack Hickish, Dan Werthimer, Sofia Sheikh, Greg Hellbourg, J. Emilio Enriquez

On the way to observing 1, 000, 000 nearby stars in search of technological signals, we present three main sets of objects we plan to observe in addition to a smaller sample of exotica.

Instrumentation and Methods for Astrophysics

Searching for Extraterrestrial Intelligence with the Square Kilometre Array

1 code implementation16 Dec 2014 Andrew P. V. Siemion, James Benford, Jin Cheng-Jin, Jayanth Chennamangalam, James Cordes, David R. DeBoer, Heino Falcke, Mike Garrett, Simon Garrington, Leonid Gurvits, Melvin Hoare, Eric J. Korpela, Joseph Lazio, David Messerschmitt, Ian S. Morrison, Tim O'Brien, Zsolt Paragi, Alan Penny, Laura Spitler, Jill Tarter, Dan Werthimer

The vast collecting area of the Square Kilometre Array (SKA), harnessed by sensitive receivers, flexible digital electronics and increased computational capacity, could permit the most sensitive and exhaustive search for technologically-produced radio emission from advanced extraterrestrial intelligence (SETI) ever performed.

Instrumentation and Methods for Astrophysics Earth and Planetary Astrophysics

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