Digitised Optical Sky Surveys pp 23-33

Part of the Astrophysics and Space Science Library book series (ASSL, volume 174)

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The Use of Eastman Kodak 4415 Film in the UK Schmidt Telescope

  • K. S. Russell
  • D. F. Malin
  • A. Savage
  • M. Hartley
  • Q. A. Parker

Abstract

In this paper we report experiments with 4415 film in the UK Schmidt telescope which may enable us to use a much wider range of sensitized materials than was previously possible, and to exploit the superior imaging properties of modern materials that are only available on film.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • K. S. Russell
    • 1
  • D. F. Malin
    • 1
  • A. Savage
    • 1
  • M. Hartley
    • 1
  • Q. A. Parker
    • 2
  1. 1.Anglo-Australian ObservatoryCoonabarabranAustralia
  2. 2.Royal ObservatoryEdinburghUK

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