The Submillimeter Telescope Observatory

View of the Control Room

View of left Receiver Room

Here are two Dewars cooled to 4K with liquid Helium
the Red one for 345 GHZ, and the Blue one for 230 GHZ

View of the right Receiver Room

Here are two Bolometer Receiver, the Golden one from MPIfR
for 800 GHZ, 600 GHZ, 350 GHZ, 230 GHZ,
cooled down to 0.3K,
and the Blue one from SMTO for 460 GHZ, cooled down to 4K.

This is a picture of the Vatican Telescope Building

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