volume 13, issue S337, P398-399 2017
DOI: 10.1017/s1743921317009012
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Abstract: Phased Array Feed (PAF) technology is the next major advancement in radio astronomy in terms of combining high sensitivity and large field of view. The Focal L-band Array for the Green Bank Telescope (FLAG) is one of the most sensitive PAFs developed so far. It consists of 19 dual-polarization elements mounted on a prime focus dewar resulting in seven beams on the sky. Its unprecedented system temperature of∼17 K will lead to a 3 fold increase in pulsar survey speeds as compared to contemporary single pixel f…

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