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Improved optical SETI detector
Author(s): Shelley A. Wright; Frank Drake; Remington P.S. Stone; Dick Treffers; Dan Werthimer
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Paper Abstract

Two-detector optical SETI systems have experienced a surprising incidence of false positive signals. We describe a three-detector system designed to alleviate this difficulty. The device will be mounted on Lick Observatory's 1-meter Nickel reflector.

Paper Details

Date Published: 3 August 2001
PDF: 5 pages
Proc. SPIE 4273, The Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence (SETI) in the Optical Spectrum III, (3 August 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.435376
Show Author Affiliations
Shelley A. Wright, Univ. of California/Santa Cruz (United States)
Frank Drake, SETI Institute (United States)
Remington P.S. Stone, Lick Observatory (United States)
Dick Treffers, Univ. of California/Berkeley (United States)
Dan Werthimer, Univ. of California/Berkeley (United States)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 4273:
The Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence (SETI) in the Optical Spectrum III
Stuart A. Kingsley; Ragbir Bhathal, Editor(s)

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