High Time Resolution Astrophysics

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ISBN: 978-1-4020-6517-0 (Print) 978-1-4020-6518-7 (Online)

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-X

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    Pages 1-19

    High Time Resolution Astrophysics and Pulsars

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    Pages 21-35

    High Time Resolution Observations of Cataclysmic Variables

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    Pages 37-52

    High-Speed Optical Observations of X-ray Binaries

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    Pages 53-74

    Stellar Pulsation, Subdwarf B Stars and High Time Resolution Astrophysics

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    Pages 75-93

    High-Speed Optical Spectroscopy

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    Pages 95-132

    Photonic Astronomy and Quantum Optics

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    Pages 133-152

    ULTRACAM: An Ultra-Fast, Triple-Beam CCD Camera for High-Speed Astrophysics

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    Pages 153-169

    OPTIMA: A High Time Resolution Optical Photo-Polarimeter

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    Pages 171-185

    From QuantEYE to AquEYE—Instrumentation for Astrophysics on its Shortest Timescales

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    Pages 187-204

    Fast Spectroscopy and Imaging with the FORS2 HIT Mode

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    Pages 205-228

    An Ultra-High-Speed Stokes Polarimeter forAstronomy

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    Pages 229-256

    Use of an Extremely Large Telescope for HTRA

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    Pages 257-279

    EMCCD Technology in High Precision Photometry on Short Timescales

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    Pages 281-289

    The Development of Avalanche Amplifying pnCCDs: A Status Report

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    Pages 291-310

    Geiger-mode Avalanche Photodiodes for High Time Resolution Astrophysics

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    Pages 311-325

    Transition Edge Cameras for Fast Optical Spectrophotometry

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    Pages 327-343

    Imaging Photon Counting Detectors for High Time Resolution Astronomy

  19. Back Matter

    Pages 345-349