Electronic Imaging in Astronomy: Detectors and Instrumentation

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Wiley, 1997 - Science - 472 pages
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This book emphasizes the synergy between high technology and our ability to study and comprehend the universe. It describes the key technologies and ways in which computers affect modern astronomy. The author discusses instrumentation for infrared, ultraviolet x–ray, radio and gamma–ray astronomy, and considers the new generation of telescopes.

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The development of electronic imaging in astronomy
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luminescence from the output amplifer of a CCD during an exposure 170
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Automation and computers
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