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Evaluation of acceptable levels and standards of vibration in relation to large telescopes and observatories
Author(s): Brian H. Thomas; Duncan C. McKellar; Margaret Melbourne
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Paper Abstract

The object of this paper is to outline the fundamental requirements and principles for establishing basic standards of acceptable levels of vibration. These standards apply to ultra sensitive scientific environments, such as on large telescopes and different areas in and around an observatory complex.

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Date Published: 1 February 1992
PDF: 13 pages
Proc. SPIE 1619, Vibration Control in Microelectronics, Optics, and Metrology, (1 February 1992); doi: 10.1117/12.56824
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Brian H. Thomas, Vibration Consultants & Instrumentation Ltd. (United Kingdom)
Duncan C. McKellar, Vibration Consultants & Instrumentation Ltd. (United Kingdom)
Margaret Melbourne, Vibration Consultants & Instrumentation Ltd. (United Kingdom)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 1619:
Vibration Control in Microelectronics, Optics, and Metrology
Colin G. Gordon, Editor(s)

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