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Astrometry in the age of the next generation of large telescopes

Astrometry in the age of the next generation of large telescopes

proceedings of a meeting held at Lowell Observatory, Flagstaff, Arizona, USA, 18-20 October 2004

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Published by Astronomical Society of the Pacific in San Francisco, CA .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited by P. Kenneth Seidelmann and Alice K.B. Monet.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQB
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 380 p. :
Number of Pages380
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22736013M
ISBN 101583812059

Astrometry in the age of the next generation of large telescopes: proceedings of a meeting held at Lowell Observatory, Flagstaff, Arizona, USA, October [] 1st ed. - San Francisco, Calif.: Astronomical Society of the Pacific, c   These Next-Gen Telescopes Will Peer Into The Deep History Of The Universe. The biggest and baddest ground-based telescopes are on their way. By .

Astronomy STUDY. Flashcards. Learn. Write. Spell. Test. PLAY. Match. Gravity. Created by. Ani Terms in this set (83) A new generation of ground-based telescopes is currently being built that overcomes the limitations of the older large telescopes. Some of these new telescopes. a. use segmented mirrors. The hunt is on! NASA has begun a quest to select its next big instrument to study the cosmos. Observatories such as the Hubble Space Telescope have revolutionized humanity's view .

PlanetQuest, Astrometry in the Age of the Next Generation of Large Telescopes, eds. P. K. Seidelmann & A. K. B. Monet, ASP Conference Series, , Science Colloquia 2. February United States Naval Observatory Flagstaff Station, Flagstaff, AZ 1. December . Towards High-Precision Ground-Based Astrometry: Differential Delay Lines for [email protected] Astrometry in the Age of the Next Generation of Large Telescopes (Astrometry'04), Lowell Observatory, Flagstaff, AZ, USA, 18 - 20 October. National Instruments ().Author: Denis Gillet, Christophe Salzmann, Yvan Michellod, Damien Perritaz.


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