2013

Planets, Stars and Stellar Systems

Volume 1: Telescopes and Instrumentation

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ISBN: 978-94-007-5620-5 (Print) 978-94-007-5621-2 (Online)

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  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xvii

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    Pages 1-42

    Introduction to Telescopes

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    Pages 43-97

    Robotic and Survey Telescopes

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    Pages 99-136

    Segmented Mirror Telescopes

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    Pages 137-184

    Honeycomb Mirrors for Large Telescopes

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    Pages 185-239

    Active Thin-Mirror Telescopes

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    Pages 241-282

    Optical and Infrared Interferometers

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    Pages 283-313

    Submillimeter Telescopes

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    Pages 315-359

    Radio Telescopes

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    Pages 361-429

    Space Telescopes in the Ultraviolet, Optical, and Infrared (UV/O/IR)

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    Pages 431-480

    CMB Telescopes and Optical Systems

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    Pages 481-505

    Very-High-Energy Gamma-Ray Telescopes

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    Pages 507-539

    Instrumentation and Detectors

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    Pages 541-563

    Silicon-Based Image Sensors

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    Pages 565-585

    Long-Wavelength Infrared Detectors

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    Pages 587-618

    Astronomical Spectrographs

  17. Back Matter

    Pages 619-623