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Control Software For The La Palma Telescopes
Author(s): L. R. Jones
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Paper Abstract

The telescope control system software for the Isaac Newton and Jacobus Kapteyn telescopes on the Roque de los Muchachos, La Palma has now been commissioned. This paper summarises the software developments for these systems and describes aspects of the the design philosophy which is being adopted for controlling the 4.2m William Herschel telescope.

Paper Details

Date Published: 20 August 1986
PDF: 5 pages
Proc. SPIE 0628, Advanced Technology Optical Telescopes III, (20 August 1986); doi: 10.1117/12.963560
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L. R. Jones, Royal Greenwich Observatory (United Kingdom)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 0628:
Advanced Technology Optical Telescopes III
Lawrence D. Barr, Editor(s)

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