Reflecting Telescope Optics I

Basic Design Theory and its Historical Delvelopment

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ISBN: 978-3-540-40106-3 (Print) 978-3-540-76581-3 (Online)

Table of contents (5 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XV

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    Chapter

    Pages 1-20

    Historical introduction

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    Chapter

    Pages 21-55

    Basic (Gaussian) optical theory of telescopes

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    Chapter

    Pages 57-324

    Aberration theory of telescopes

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    Chapter

    Pages 325-417

    Field correctors and focal reducers or extenders

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    Pages 419-463

    Major telescopes from Lord Rosse to about 1980

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 465-569