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Optical Layouts For A 1-5 Micron Filter Photometer Using A 2D Array
Author(s): F. E. Stuart; J. E. Simmons
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Paper Abstract

Guidelines for specifying instrument magnifications and image quality are derived to aid in evaluating optical layouts that are suitable for a proposed 1-5 micron filter photometer using a 2D array. The instrument is required to have a wide range of discrete magnifications and to be usable at the Cassegrain focus of three Kitt Peak telescopes. Two optical layouts, both lens-mirror hybrids, are described and their optical properties are compared.

Paper Details

Date Published: 13 October 1986
PDF: 11 pages
Proc. SPIE 0627, Instrumentation in Astronomy VI, (13 October 1986); doi: 10.1117/12.968123
Show Author Affiliations
F. E. Stuart, National Optical Astronomy Observatories (United States)
J. E. Simmons, National Optical Astronomy Observatories (United States)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 0627:
Instrumentation in Astronomy VI
David L. Crawford, Editor(s)

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