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Enclosure design status for Thirty Meter Telescope
Author(s): N. Loewen; C. Breckenridge
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Paper Abstract

The enclosure design for the Thirty-Meter Telescope is now in final design phase. The focus of design activities now turns to developing details and strategies enabling efficient manufacturing, construction and operations of the enclosure on the selected Mauna Kea site. This paper provides an overview of the enclosure design and an outline of the proposed construction plan.

Paper Details

Date Published: 5 August 2010
PDF: 10 pages
Proc. SPIE 7733, Ground-based and Airborne Telescopes III, 773322 (5 August 2010); doi: 10.1117/12.856526
Show Author Affiliations
N. Loewen, Dynamic Structures Ltd. (Canada)
C. Breckenridge, Dynamic Structures Ltd. (Canada)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 7733:
Ground-based and Airborne Telescopes III
Larry M. Stepp; Roberto Gilmozzi; Helen J. Hall, Editor(s)

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