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The Guide Star Selection System for Space Telescope
Author(s): G. F. Benedict; P. J. Shelus
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Paper Abstract

A facility capable of automatically selecting guide stars for Space Telescope is described, which, as presently envisioned, consists of two microprocessor-controlled high speed microdensitometers, a central processing computer, an extensive plate library, and a large, continually evolving data base, all to reside at the Space Telescope Science Institute.

Paper Details

Date Published: 21 November 1980
PDF: 4 pages
Proc. SPIE 0264, Applications of Digital Image Processing to Astronomy, (21 November 1980); doi: 10.1117/12.959790
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G. F. Benedict, University of Texas at Austin (United States)
P. J. Shelus, University of Texas at Austin (United States)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 0264:
Applications of Digital Image Processing to Astronomy
Denis A. Elliot, Editor(s)

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