Image Restoration Problems for New-Generation Telescopes

  • M. Bertero
  • P. Boccacci
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Part of the Mathematics in Industry book series (MATHINDUSTRY, volume 1)


The resolution of ground-based telescopes will be improved by means of Adaptive Optics (AO), a new technology which can compensate for the effects of atmospheric turbulence. As a consequence several large and innovative telescopes are in an advanced phase of design or construction. A very interesting example is provided by the Large Binocular Telescope (LBT) which will be available in a few years. In this paper we discuss a few restoration problems related to the processing of the images of LBT.


Point Spread Function Atmospheric Turbulence Restoration Method Fourier Plane Interactive Data Language 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • M. Bertero
    • 1
  • P. Boccacci
    • 1
  1. 1.INFM and DISIUniversità di GenovaGenovaItaly

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