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Project Cyclops: a Design Study of a System for Detecting Extraterrestrial Intelligent LifeThe requirements in hardware, manpower, time and funding to conduct a realistic effort aimed at detecting the existence of extraterrestrial intelligent life are examined. The methods used are limited to present or near term future state-of-the-art techniques. Subjects discussed include: (1) possible methods of contact, (2) communication by electromagnetic waves, (3) antenna array and system facilities, (4) antenna elements, (5) signal processing, (6) search strategy, and (7) radio and radar astronomy.
Document ID
19730010095
Document Type
Contractor Report (CR)
Date Acquired
August 7, 2013
Publication Date
January 1, 1972
Subject Category
Space Sciences
Report/Patent Number
NASA-CR-133846
NASA-CR-114445
Funding Number(s)
CONTRACT_GRANT: NGT 05-020-409
Distribution Limits
Public
Copyright
Work of the US Gov. Public Use Permitted.

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