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Masking techniques at the focal plane of the FORS instruments
Author(s): Harald Schink; Harald E. Nicklas; Reiner Harke; Reinhold Haefner; Hans-Joachim Hess; Wolfgang Hummel; Karl-Heinz Mantel; Wolfgang Meisl; Bernard Muschielok; Karl Tarantik; Walter Seifert
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Paper Abstract

The FORS instruments are focal reducers and spectrographs which are built in two copies for the unit telescopes UT1 and UT2 of the ESO/VLT by a consortium of University Observatories. An overview of the instrument capabilities is given in a separate paper at this conference.

Paper Details

Date Published: 16 August 2000
PDF: 7 pages
Proc. SPIE 4008, Optical and IR Telescope Instrumentation and Detectors, (16 August 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.395470
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Harald Schink, Universitaets-Sternwarte Gottingen (Germany)
Harald E. Nicklas, Universitaets-Sternwarte Goettingen (Germany)
Reiner Harke, Universitaets-Sternwarte Goettingen (Germany)
Reinhold Haefner, Universitaets-Sternwarte Muenchen (Germany)
Hans-Joachim Hess, Universitaets-Sternwarte Muenchen (Germany)
Wolfgang Hummel, Universitaets-Sternwarte Muenchen (Germany)
Karl-Heinz Mantel, Universitaets-Sternwarte Muenchen (Germany)
Wolfgang Meisl, Universitaets-Sternwarte Muenchen (Germany)
Bernard Muschielok, Universitaets-Sternwarte Muenchen (Germany)
Karl Tarantik, Universitaets-Sternwarte Muenchen (Germany)
Walter Seifert, Landessternwarte Heidelberg (Germany)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 4008:
Optical and IR Telescope Instrumentation and Detectors
Masanori Iye; Alan F. M. Moorwood, Editor(s)

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