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Construction of the Keck long-wavelength infrared camera
Author(s): John F. Arens; J. Garrett Jernigan; John H. Lacy
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Paper Abstract

In March, 1988 the Science Steering Committee of the California Association for Research in Astronomy selected four instruments which were to be built by the time the Keck Telescope received first light. A long wavelength infrared camera was one of the instruments chosen and is described here. The camera was divided into two parts, (1) the detector, the optics and the dewar; (2) the electronics and the computers.

Paper Details

Date Published: 20 October 1993
PDF: 10 pages
Proc. SPIE 1946, Infrared Detectors and Instrumentation, (20 October 1993); doi: 10.1117/12.158699
Show Author Affiliations
John F. Arens, Univ. of California/Berkeley (United States)
J. Garrett Jernigan, Univ. of California/Berkeley (United States)
John H. Lacy, Univ. of Texas/Austin (United States)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 1946:
Infrared Detectors and Instrumentation
Albert M. Fowler, Editor(s)

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