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STARLAB: An Ultraviolet/Optical Space Telescope

  • Ian R. Tuohy

Abstract

Mount Stromlo and Siding Spring Observatories are actively developing large format photon counting detectors suitable for operation in space over a broad wavelength range. It is intended that these detectors be used in the Scientific Instrument Package of the STARLAB telescope. A description is given of the STARLAB facility, with emphasis on the contribution being made by Australia.

Keywords

Supernova Remnant Primary Mirror Fine Guidance Dark Count Rate Broad Wavelength Range 
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© D. Reidel Publishing Company 1986

Authors and Affiliations

  • Ian R. Tuohy
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  1. 1.Mount Stromlo and Siding Spring ObservatoriesAustralian National UniversityCanberraAustralia

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