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Simultaneous remote observation from six sites organized at the 1-m telescope of the Yunnan Observatory
Author(s): Wenda Cao; Qian Song; Kaifan Ji
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Paper Abstract

On Mar. 6-7, 1997, a simultaneous remote observation from 6 sites was successfully carried out with the cooperation of astronomers and hobbyists in China, United States, Canada, and Great Britain. In the paper, the process and technical methods in this observation are introduced in detail. The present difficulties and brilliant prospects in the observational method under the current circumstances of Internet in China are shown as well.

Paper Details

Date Published: 2 June 2000
PDF: 6 pages
Proc. SPIE 4011, Advanced Global Communications Technologies for Astronomy, (2 June 2000);
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Wenda Cao, Yunnan Observatory (China) and National Astronomical Observatories (China) (China)
Qian Song, Yunnan Observatory (China)
Kaifan Ji, UCO/Lick Observatory (United States)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 4011:
Advanced Global Communications Technologies for Astronomy
Robert I. Kibrick; Anders Wallander, Editor(s)

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