EPoS Contribution
EPoS Contribution
ALMA Commissioning and Science Verification and Early Science

Rainer Mauersberger
Joint ALMA Observatory, Santiago, Chile
I will summarize the process of ALMA commissioning and Science Verification, give an outlook on the capabilities of ALMA for the coming call for proposals ("Cycle 1"), and show first science results.
Caption: A composite of ALMA data taken during Science Verification (yellow) and an HST image (blue) of the Antenna Galaxies.
The ALMA Science team
Key publication