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CCD mosaics--past, present, and future: a review
Author(s): Gerard Anthony Luppino; John L. Tonry; Christopher W. Stubbs
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Paper Abstract

We have entered an era of large CCD mosaic camera construction with many observatories developing large mosaic focal planes for wide field cameras and spectrographs. In this review, we outline the history of CCD mosaic development, describe the current state of the art while illustrating the many projects underway, and attempt to peer into the future.

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Date Published: 9 July 1998
PDF: 8 pages
Proc. SPIE 3355, Optical Astronomical Instrumentation, (9 July 1998); doi: 10.1117/12.316778
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Gerard Anthony Luppino, Univ. of Hawaii/Honolulu (United States)
John L. Tonry, Univ. of Hawaii/Honolulu (United States)
Christopher W. Stubbs, Univ. of Washington (United States)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 3355:
Optical Astronomical Instrumentation
Sandro D'Odorico, Editor(s)

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