Advertisement

Abstract

This paper covers the main aspects of three new optical telescopes: a 1.26 m aperture one for use in the infrared, a 1.56 m aperture one for astrometry, and a 2.16 m reflector for general astrophysical work. It also briefly mentions the 13.7 m telescope designed for the mm wavelength band, the first VLBI in China and the meter wavelength aperture synthesis telescope. All these telescopes, optical and radio, are now being built in China.

Keywords

Polar Axis Servo System Spur Gear Primary Mirror Sidereal Rate 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

Preview

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Copyright information

© D. Reidel Publishing Company 1986

Authors and Affiliations

  • Gong Shu-Mo
    • 1
  1. 1.Purple Mountain Observatory, Academia SinicaNanjingChina

Personalised recommendations