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Tunable Imaging Filters

Author: Jonathan Bland-Hawthorn
DOI: 10.1888/0333750888/5401
Published: November 2000

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While tunable filters are a recent development in night-time astronomy, they have long been used in other physical sciences, e.g. solar physics, remote sensing and underwater communications. With their ability to tune precisely to a given wavelength using a bandpass optimized for the experiment, tunable filters are already producing some of the deepest narrowband images to date of astrophysical s...
FILTERS
INTERFERENCE
CANADA–FRANCE–HAWAII TELESCOPE
LYOT
ANGLO-AUSTRALIAN
TELESCOPE
ISAAC NEWTON GROUP OF TELESCOPES
WIDEFIELD CCD IMAGERS
GALAXY REDSHIFT SURVEYS
SPECTROGRAPHS

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