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A fast, wide field of view, catadioptric telescope for Whipple
Author(s): James P. McGuire Jr.
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Paper Abstract

We describe the optical design of a spaceborne f/1.3 catadioptric telescope with a 9 degree field and 77 cm aperture that is being proposed to study objects in the Kuiper belt, Sedna Region, and Oort cloud.

Paper Details

Date Published: 17 December 2014
PDF: 9 pages
Proc. SPIE 9293, International Optical Design Conference 2014, 929309 (17 December 2014); doi: 10.1117/12.2180155
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James P. McGuire Jr., Jet Propulsion Lab. (United States)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 9293:
International Optical Design Conference 2014
Mariana Figueiro; Scott Lerner; Julius Muschaweck; John Rogers, Editor(s)

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