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2012-04-18 20:42:58

For his PhD thesis at the Public University of Navarre (UPNA) Alberto Reyna Maldonado, designed an array of satellite antennae which reduces the volume, weight and heat rise of the antenna system without losing its radiation performance, in such a way that energy is received uniformly at all points of the Earth that the satellite can observe.


Word of the Day
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.