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UVSTAR: an imaging spectrograph with telescope for the shuttle Hitchhiker-M platform
Author(s): Bill R. Sandel; A. Lyle Broadfoot; Roberto Stalio
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Paper Abstract

The Ultraviolet Spectrograph Telescope for Astronomical Research (UVSTAR), is an EUV spectral imager for solar system and stellar astronomy that covers the 500-1250 A wavelength range with sufficient spectral resolution to distinguish atomic emission lines and form spectrally resolved images of extended plasma sources. UVSTAR employs a pair of telescopes and concave-grating spectrographs that cover the overlapping 500-900 A and 850-1250 A spectral ranges.

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Date Published: 29 June 1992
PDF: 10 pages
Proc. SPIE 1745, Instrumentation for Planetary and Terrestrial Atmospheric Remote Sensing, (29 June 1992); doi: 10.1117/12.60620
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Bill R. Sandel, Univ. of Arizona (United States)
A. Lyle Broadfoot, Univ. of Arizona (United States)
Roberto Stalio, Ctr. for Advanced Research in Space Optics (Italy)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 1745:
Instrumentation for Planetary and Terrestrial Atmospheric Remote Sensing
Supriya Chakrabarti; Andrew B. Christensen, Editor(s)

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