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Astronomical Observations With A Fairchild 202 Charge-Coupled Device (CCD)
Author(s): M. Dreux; C. de Dreuille; T. Fauconnier; B . Fort; R . Jouan; Y. Rio; L. Vigroux
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Paper Abstract

A prototype of low noise camera using a cooled Fairchild 202 CCD chip was developped for far red astronomical observations. A short description of the system is given. with a report on some of the first astronomical observations : edge-on Saturn configuration, galaxies and enveloppes of geant star.

Paper Details

Date Published: 1 January 1981
PDF: 4 pages
Proc. SPIE 0290, Solid-State Imagers for Astronomy, (1 January 1981); doi: 10.1117/12.965849
Show Author Affiliations
M. Dreux, Observatoire de Paris (France)
C. de Dreuille, Observatoire de Paris (France)
T. Fauconnier, Observatoire de Paris (France)
B . Fort, Observatoire de Paris (France)
R . Jouan, Centre d'Etudes Nuclealre Saclay (France)
Y. Rio, Centre d'Etudes Nuclealre Saclay (France)
L. Vigroux, Centre d'Etudes Nuclealre Saclay (France)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 0290:
Solid-State Imagers for Astronomy
John C. Geary; David W. Latham, Editor(s)

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