Discoveries and research prospects from 6- to 10-meter-class telescopes II

22-23 August 2002, Waikoloa, Hawaii, USA

Publisher: SPIE in Bellingham, Wash

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementPuragra Guhathakurta, chair/editor ; sponsored by SPIE--the International Society for Optical Engineering ; cooperating organizations, International Commission for Optics ... [et al.].
GenreCongresses.
SeriesProceedings of SPIE / SPIE--the International Society for Optical Engineering,, v. 4834, Proceedings of SPIE--the International Society for Optical Engineering ;, v. 4834.
ContributionsGuhathakurta, Puragra., Society of Photo-optical Instrumentation Engineers., International Commission for Optics.
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LC ClassificationsQB61 .D55 2003
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 400 p. :
Number of Pages400
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3700833M
ISBN 100819446130
LC Control Number2003266813
OCLC/WorldCa51891152

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Forbes (2) and Ray P. Norris (3) ((1) Birmingham, (2) Swinburne, (3) ATNF) Comments.Recommendation A. II. 1 Increase dramatically the efficiency of a ground-based microlensing network by adding a single 2 meter telescope.

Recommendation A. II. 2 Continue technological developments and implementation of key ground-based capabilities such as extreme AO in the laboratory and on 8-m class telescopes.In the decade –, no less than ten ground-based telescopes with 8 to 10 metre mirrors would be completed.

One of these instruments actually contained two 8 metre mirrors; another incorporated four. Three more telescopes with metre mirrors were under construction.

This was a veritable explosion of telescope-building.