Accession Number : ADA337853

Title :   Report Of The HST Strategy Panel: A Strategy For Recovery

Corporate Author : ASSOCIATION OF UNIVERSITIES FOR RESEARCH IN ASTRONOMY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Brown, R. A. ; Ford, H. C.

PDF Url : ADA337853

Report Date : 01 JAN 1991

Pagination or Media Count : 126

Abstract : The HST Strategy Panel held four meetings between mid-August and mid-October 1990. At these meetings, a wide variety of options for correcting spherical aberration were identified and debated. This report presents the Panel's findings and recommendations. Problems included: (1) the optical problem and solution; (2) COSTAR; (3) pointing; (4) WFPC; (5) servicing mission; (6) recommended strategy; and (7) fresh reasons to commit to the HST.

Descriptors :   *TELESCOPES, *SPACE EXPLORATION, *ASTRONOMICAL CAMERAS, MIRRORS, IMAGE PROCESSING, OPTICAL EQUIPMENT, SPACE SURVEILLANCE, OPTICAL IMAGES, SPACE SCIENCES, SPACE MISSIONS, INFRARED SPECTROMETERS, TELESCOPE LENSES.

Subject Categories : Astronomy
      Photography
      Astronautics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE