Accession Number : AD0614680

Title :   TURBULENCE AND RESOLUTION IN ASTRONOMICAL PHOTOGRAPHY,

Corporate Author : MANCHESTER UNIV (ENGLAND) DEPT OF ASTRONOMY

Personal Author(s) : Edgar,Roger F.

Report Date : JAN 1964

Pagination or Media Count : 72

Abstract : A method is outlined of studying, individually and collectively, all the effects which influence the resolution of an astronomical telescope used to photograph celestial objects. A method of optimising the resolution is considered. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*ASTRONOMY, PHOTOGRAPHIC IMAGES), (*PHOTOGRAPHIC IMAGES, RESOLUTION), (*ATMOSPHERIC MOTION, TURBULENCE), (*RESOLUTION, TURBULENCE), REFRACTIVE INDEX, OPTICAL PROPERTIES, PHOTOGRAPHIC GRAIN, PHOTOGRAPHIC EMULSIONS

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE