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Optics For Future Solar System Exploration
Author(s): David D Norris; Fred E Vescelus; John B Wellman
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Paper Abstract

This paper defines some of the developments that will be required for optical remote sensors on spacecraft that will explore the solar system in the remainder of the 20th century. The relative roles of optics and focal-plane detectors in achieving increases in sensitivity are described.

Paper Details

Date Published: 30 September 1980
PDF: 4 pages
Proc. SPIE 0258, Optics to the Year 2000, (30 September 1980);
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David D Norris, Jet Propulsion Laboratory (United States)
Fred E Vescelus, Jet Propulsion Laboratory (United States)
John B Wellman, Jet Propulsion Laboratory (United States)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 0258:
Optics to the Year 2000
William O. Davies, Editor(s)

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