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Wide-field photometry at 20 Hz for the TAOS II Project
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Paper Abstract

The TAOS II Project requires high-speed differential photometry of 10-20 thousand stars over a telescope field of 154mm diameter with 16-micron spatial resolution and good noise performance. We are developing a custom CMOS imager array to accomplish this task.

Paper Details

Date Published: 24 September 2012
PDF: 6 pages
Proc. SPIE 8446, Ground-based and Airborne Instrumentation for Astronomy IV, 84466C (24 September 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.924985
Show Author Affiliations
John C. Geary, Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory (United States)
Shiang-Yu Wang, Institute of Astronomy and Astrophysics (Taiwan)
Matthew J. Lehner, Univ. of Pennsylvania (United States)
Paul Jorden, e2v Technologies (United Kingdom)
Martin Fryer, e2v Technologies (United Kingdom)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 8446:
Ground-based and Airborne Instrumentation for Astronomy IV
Ian S. McLean; Suzanne K. Ramsay; Hideki Takami, Editor(s)

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