Part II Astronomical Observations: Methods and Tools aat]Images in astronomy: An overview

  • Pierre Léna
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Physics book series (LNP, volume 333)


Spatial Frequency Point Spread Function Modulation Transfer Function Adaptive Optic Large Telescope 
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Basic Imagine Theory

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Imaging in Astronomy

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Imaging through turbulence

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Adaptive Optics

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Speckle Interferometry

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Interferometry (multi telescopes)

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© Springer-Verlag 1989

Authors and Affiliations

  • Pierre Léna
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  1. 1.Université Paris 7 et Observatoire de ParisParis

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