The new ground-based optical telescopes

Buddy Martin, John M. Hill, J Roger P Angel

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Abstract

The next round of advances in ground-based optical and infrared astronomy can only be made with larger telescopes or arrays of telescopes. New mirror designs make possible telescopes much larger than any in existence.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)22-30
Number of pages9
JournalPhysics Today
Volume44
Issue number3
StatePublished - Mar 1991

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Martin, B., Hill, J. M., & Angel, J. R. P. (1991). The new ground-based optical telescopes. Physics Today, 44(3), 22-30.

The new ground-based optical telescopes. / Martin, Buddy; Hill, John M.; Angel, J Roger P.

In: Physics Today, Vol. 44, No. 3, 03.1991, p. 22-30.

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Martin, B, Hill, JM & Angel, JRP 1991, 'The new ground-based optical telescopes', Physics Today, vol. 44, no. 3, pp. 22-30.
Martin B, Hill JM, Angel JRP. The new ground-based optical telescopes. Physics Today. 1991 Mar;44(3):22-30.
Martin, Buddy ; Hill, John M. ; Angel, J Roger P. / The new ground-based optical telescopes. In: Physics Today. 1991 ; Vol. 44, No. 3. pp. 22-30.
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