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Toward an ESA strategy for optical interferometry outside the atmosphere: recommendations by the ESA space interferometry study team
Author(s): Jacco C. Noordam
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Paper Abstract

The conclusions, recommendations, and target design parameters for a 100-m class optical space interferometer that has been recommended by a study group of the ESA for launching around the year 2005 are summarized. The desirability of an interferometer on the moon, covering the entire wavelength range from UV to sub-mm, with a space interferometer as a possible intermediate step, is considered.

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Date Published: 1 September 1991
PDF: 3 pages
Proc. SPIE 1494, Space Astronomical Telescopes and Instruments, (1 September 1991); doi: 10.1117/12.46749
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Jacco C. Noordam, Netherlands Foundation for Research in Astronomy (Netherlands)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 1494:
Space Astronomical Telescopes and Instruments
Pierre Y. Bely; James B. Breckinridge, Editor(s)

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