Artifact Details

Title

NASA - Prototype Multichannel Spectrum Analyzer (MCSA) equipment

Catalog Number

102657162

Type

Still Image

Publisher

SETI Institute; NASA Ames Research Center; Stanford University

Dimensions

10 x 8 in.

Format

Photographic print

Description

This is a color image of a prototype MCSA mounted on a rack with it no covers attached showing the interior components such as cables and slotted circuit boards. Light is coming from the flash of the camera. On the white label in the center of the verso side of image is "The prototype MCSA is shown in the Stanford University Lab. This 74,000 channel system was built with using wire-wrap technology to provide design flexibility during development.". Typed on the bottom right corner on verso side of image on the smaller label is "NASA Ames Research Center".

Category

Identification photograph; Publicity photograph; Flash photograph

Subject

SETI Institute; NASA Ames Research Center; Multichannel Spectrum Analyzer (MCSA); Stanford University

Credit

Gift of the SETI Institute

Lot Number

X3180.2005