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Optical Engineering

Solar infrared presensitization photography
Author(s): Joseph M. Geary; Douglas M. Rabin
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Paper Abstract

Infrared presensitization photography (IRPP) is used to acquire images of the solar disk in the 1- to 2-μm regime. This is the first time IRPP has been employed at such short IR wavelengths, used against a thermal (instead of a laser) source, and applied to astronomy. The experiments demonstrate the feasibility of IRPP for solar imaging, but the image quality needs improvement for solar research

Paper Details

Date Published: 1 December 1992
PDF: 3 pages
Opt. Eng. 31(12) doi: 10.1117/12.60016
Published in: Optical Engineering Volume 31, Issue 12
Show Author Affiliations
Joseph M. Geary, Swales & Associates, Inc. (United States)
Douglas M. Rabin, National Optical Astronomy Observatories (United States)


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