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Infrared SETI
Author(s): Charles H. Townes
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Paper Abstract

SETI at infrared wavelengths is discussed, and relative advantages or disadvantages of searches at various wavelengths, including microwave SETI, are analyzed. The mid-infrared appears to be one of the most favorable regions for a SETI.

Paper Details

Date Published: 6 August 1993
PDF: 5 pages
Proc. SPIE 1867, The Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence (SETI) in the Optical Spectrum, (6 August 1993); doi: 10.1117/12.150117
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Charles H. Townes, Univ. of California/Berkeley (United States)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 1867:
The Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence (SETI) in the Optical Spectrum
Stuart A. Kingsley, Editor(s)

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