PSR B0329+54

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PSR B0329+54 by NANOGrav Aug 30, 2016

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Inspired by the cover of the Joy Division album Unknown Pleasures, this shows 86 individual pulses (about 61 seconds worth of data) of the pulsar B0329+54 observed on August 29, 2014 with the NRAO/Skynet 20m telescope.

This pulsar rotates every 0.71 seconds, and is roughly 3500 light-years away in the constellation Camelopardalis.

The 3D printed pulsar model is from Dawn Erb

How I Designed This

I used the stl_tools package to convert the folded pulsar data into a 3D model. It was printed with assistance from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Rapid Prototyping Lab.

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What a waste of plastic

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