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First Results From CIGALE Scanning Perot-Fabry Interferometer
Author(s): J Boulesteix; Y Georgelin; M Marcelin; G Monnet
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Paper Abstract

A scanning Perot-Fabry interferometer, comparable with the english TAURUS system, has been developed by Marseille Observatory to work at the Cassegrain focus of the 3.6m CFH Te lescope, using a focal reducer and a photon counting detector. This system is named CIGALE from "Cinematique des Galaxies") and has been used successfully at CFHT in december 1982 and april 1983. Promising results have been obtained about the velocity field of galaxies, but thereare many others interesting applications with such a performing sytem,

Paper Details

Date Published: 9 January 1984
PDF: 5 pages
Proc. SPIE 0445, Instrumentation in Astronomy V, (9 January 1984); doi: 10.1117/12.966123
Show Author Affiliations
J Boulesteix, Observatoire de Marseille (France)
Y Georgelin, Observatoire de Marseille (France)
M Marcelin, Observatoire de Marseille (France)
G Monnet, Observatoire de Marseille (France)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 0445:
Instrumentation in Astronomy V
Alec Boksenberg; David L. Crawford, Editor(s)

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