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Proceedings of SPIE Volume 1494

Space Astronomical Telescopes and Instruments
Editor(s): Pierre Y. Bely; James B. Breckinridge
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Volume Details

Volume Number: 1494
Date Published: 1 September 1991
Softcover: 47 papers (546) pages
ISBN: 9780819406033

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Hubble Space Telescope optics: problems and solutions
Author(s): Christopher J. Burrows
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Fixing the Hubble Space Telescope
Author(s): James H. Crocker
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In-flight performance of the Goddard high-resolution spectrograph of the Hubble Space Telescope
Author(s): John R. Troeltzsch; Dennis Charles Ebbets; Harry W. Garner; A. Tuffli; R. Breyer; J. Kinsey; Cynthia S. Peck; Don J. Lindler; Keith Feggans
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In-flight performance of the faint object camera of the Hubble Space Telescope
Author(s): Perry E. Greenfield; Francesco Paresce; David A. Baxter; Philip Hodge; Richard N. Hook; Peter Jakobsen; Robert Ian Jedrzejewski; Anatonella Nota; William Brian Sparks; Nigel Mark Towers; Robin J. Laurance; Duccio Macchetto
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Initial performance of the high-speed photometer
Author(s): Evan E. Richards; Jeffrey W. Percival; Matthew Nelson; Edward Hatter; John E. Fitch; Richard L. White
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Faint object spectrograph early performance
Author(s): Richard J. Harms; John E. Fitch
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Scientific results from the Hubble Space Telescope fine-guidance sensors
Author(s): Laurence G. Taff
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Reconstruction of the Hubble Space Telescope mirror figure from out-of-focus stellar images
Author(s): Claude A. Roddier; Francois J. Roddier
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Next-generation space telescope: a large UV-IR successor to HST
Author(s): Garth D. Illingworth
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System concepts for a large UV/optical/IR telescope on the moon
Author(s): Max E. Nein; Billy Davis
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Optical design considerations for next-generation space and lunar telescopes
Author(s): Dietrich G. Korsch
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Foundation, excavation, and radiation-shielding concepts for a 16-m large lunar telescope
Author(s): Koon Meng Chua; Stewart W. Johnson
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Construction of the 16-meter large lunar telescope
Author(s): Husam Anwar Omar
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Four-meter lunar engineering telescope
Author(s): Keith Peacock; Judith A. Giannini; Charles C. Kilgus; Pierre Y. Bely; B. Scott May; Shannon A. Cooper; Gerard H. Schlimm; Charles Sounder; Karen A. Ormond; Eric A. Cheek
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System design for lunar-based optical and submillimeter interferometers
Author(s): Robert Gershman; Michael J. Mahoney; Marc D. Rayman; Michael Shao; Gerald C. Snyder
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Optical system design for a lunar optical interferometer
Author(s): M. Mark Colavita; Michael Shao; Braden E. Hines; Bruce Martin Levine; Robert Gershman
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SALSA: a synthesis array for lunar submillimeter astronomy
Author(s): Michael J. Mahoney; Kenneth Alan Marsh
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Lunar dust: implications for astronomical observatories
Author(s): Stewart W. Johnson; Koon Meng Chua; Jack O. Burns; Frederic A. Slane
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Effects of the lunar environment on optical telescopes and instruments
Author(s): Charles L. Johnson; Kurtis L. Dietz
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Lunar liquid-mirror telescopes
Author(s): Ermanno F. Borra; Robert Content
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Structural design considerations for the Space Infrared Telescope Facility
Author(s): Paul D. MacNeal; Michael C. Lou
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Infrared Space Observatory optical subsystem
Author(s): Christian Singer; Jean Alain Massoni; Bernard Mossbacher; Ciro Cinotti
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Manufacture of ISO mirrors
Author(s): Eric Ruch
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Structural design of the large deployable reflector
Author(s): Celeste M. Satter; Michael C. Lou
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Advanced X-ray Astrophysics Facility science instruments
Author(s): Carl E. Winkler; Carroll C. Dailey; Nesbitt P. Cumings
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High-resolution imaging with multilayer soft x-ray, EUV, and FUV telescopes of modest aperture and cost
Author(s): Arthur B. C. Walker; Joakim F. Lindblom; J. Gethyn Timothy; Richard B. Hoover; Troy W. Barbee; Phillip C. Baker; Forbes R. Powell
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Filled-arm Fizeau telescope
Author(s): Stephen P. Synnott
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Hubble extra-solar planet interferometer
Author(s): Michael Shao
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Semiactive telescope for the French PRONAOS submillimetric mission
Author(s): Michel Duran; Philippe Luquet; F. Buisson; Bernard Cousin
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ORFEUS alignment concept
Author(s): Roland Graue; Dirk Kampf; Harald Rippel; G. Witte
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Imaging pulse-counting detector systems for space ultraviolet astrophysics missions
Author(s): J. Gethyn Timothy
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InSb linear multiplexed FPAs for the CRAF/Cassini visible and infrared mapping spectrometer
Author(s): Curtiss A. Niblack; Michael A. Blessinger; John J. Forsthoefel; Craig O. Staller; Harold R. Sobel
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Further performance characteristics of a high-sensitivity 64 x 64 element InSb hybrid focal-plane array
Author(s): Robert C. Fischer; Charles J. Martin; Curtiss A. Niblack; Harold Al Timlin; James T. Wimmers
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Si:Ga focal-plane arrays for satellite and ground-based telescopes
Author(s): Patrick Louis Mottier; Patrick Agnese; Pierre-Olivier Lagage
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Removal of adsorbed gases with CO2 snow
Author(s): Richard R. Zito
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Surface control techniques for the segmented primary mirror in the large lunar telescope
Author(s): Anthony D. Gleckler; Kent P. Pflibsen; Bobby Lee Ulich; Duane D. Smith
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Fabrication of toroidal and coma-corrected toroidal diffraction gratings from spherical master gratings using elastically deformable substrates: a progress report
Author(s): Martin H.C. Huber; J. Gethyn Timothy; Jeffrey S. Morgan; Gerard R. Lemaitre; Giuseppe Tondello; Giampiero Naletto
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Metallic alternative to glass mirrors (active mirrors in aluminum): a review
Author(s): Jean-Pierre Rozelot; Jean-M. Leblanc
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Method of making ultralight primary mirrors
Author(s): Richard R. Zito
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Proposed conversion of the McMath Telescope to 4.0-meter aperture for solar observations in the IR
Author(s): William Charles Livingston
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Comparison of the angular resolution limit and SNR of the Hubble Space Telescope and the large ground-based telescopes
Author(s): Dominique Jacques Souilhac; Dominique Billerey
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Toward an ESA strategy for optical interferometry outside the atmosphere: recommendations by the ESA space interferometry study team
Author(s): Jacco C. Noordam
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Microchannel-plate detectors for space-based astronomy
Author(s): James H. Crocker; Colin R. Cox; Knute A. Ray; Amit Sen
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Station-keeping strategy for multiple-spacecraft interferometry
Author(s): Anthony B. DeCou
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New way of making a lunar telescope
Author(s): Peter C. Chen
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Satellite-borne laser for adaptive optics reference
Author(s): Alain H. Greenaway
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Optical design of an off-axis low-distortion UV telescope
Author(s): Eric Harvey Richardson
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