Journal of Communications Technology and Electronics

, Volume 53, Issue 9, pp 1107–1113 | Cite as

The first musical interstellar radio message

  • A. L. Zaitsev
Theory and Methods of Signal Processing


The principles of the spectral approach to the synthesis of interstellar radio messages (IRMs) are presented. The history of the First Theremin Concert for Extraterrestrials radio project is given. It is shown that the NASA Beatles Transmission radio project is inefficient from the scientific point of view. A variant of direct synthesis of analog IRMs is considered.

PACS numbers 43.75.Zz 


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