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Reflecting teles[c]ope optics

by R. N. Wilson

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Published by Springer in Berlin, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Reflecting telescopes,
  • Reflection (Optics),
  • Reflecting telescopes -- Design and construction

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

    Other titlesReflecting telesope optics
    StatementR.N. Wilson.
    SeriesAstronomy and astrophysics library,
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQB88 .W55 2001
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3542542M
    ISBN 103540589643, 3540603565
    LC Control Number2001515645

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"This is a ‘serious’ book on reflecting telescope optics. It is aimed at serious optical engineers who wish to design telescope optical systems from first principles and gain an understanding of the mathematical theory which applies.

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Astronomical Refracting Telescope. The angle subtended by the object α (alpha), is given by. The angle subtended by the image β (beta), is given by. Angular magnification M is by definition the ratio of β to α. Substituting for α (alpha) and β (beta) from above.

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It is intended to give a complete treatment of the subject, addressing professionals in research and industry as well as students of astronomy and amateur astronomers.

Telescope - Telescope - The development of the telescope and auxiliary instrumentation: Galileo is credited with having developed telescopes for astronomical observation in While the largest of his instruments was only about cm (47 inches) long and had an objective diameter of 5 cm (2 inches), it was equipped with an eyepiece that provided an upright (i.e., erect) image.inch Telescopes offer exceptional resolution for their size.

They can resolve double stars at arcseconds and can be magnified up to times the human eye. 12" Optical tubes also make exceptional light gatherers by allowing an observer to see magnitude stars!Telescope - Telescope - Reflecting telescopes: Reflectors are used not only to examine the visible region of the electromagnetic spectrum but also to explore both the shorter- and longer-wavelength regions adjacent to it (i.e., the ultraviolet and the infrared).

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