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"Open-air" approach to enclosure design
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Paper Abstract

Telescope Technologies Limited have optimized the structural design of their range of 2.0 m telescopes for operation in the `open-air' during optical and near infra-red observations, in order to obtain the benefits of avoiding dome `seeing' and vibration effects from a rotating dome.

Paper Details

Date Published: 2 August 2000
PDF: 9 pages
Proc. SPIE 4004, Telescope Structures, Enclosures, Controls, Assembly/Integration/Validation, and Commissioning, (2 August 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.393912
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Anthony G. Mansfield, Telescope Technologies Ltd. (United Kingdom)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 4004:
Telescope Structures, Enclosures, Controls, Assembly/Integration/Validation, and Commissioning
Thomas A. Sebring; Torben Andersen, Editor(s)

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