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Observing at a distance : proceedings of a Workshop on Remote Observing held in Tucson, Arizona, USA, April 21-23, 1992

Author: Darrel T Emerson; Roger G Clowes
Publisher: Singapore ; River Edge, NJ : World Scientific, ©1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Conference publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Remote observing is a new, important, and growing aspect of astronomy. This workshop is the first in the world devoted to the topic and the contributors represent many of the world's major  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Congresses
Material Type: Conference publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Darrel T Emerson; Roger G Clowes
ISBN: 9810211325 9789810211325
OCLC Number: 29711670
Description: xi, 342 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Remote Observing with JCMT and UKIRT / R.G. Clowes --
Remote Observing with the NRAO 12m Telescope / P.R. Jewell and T.W. Folkers --
Remote Observing with the Caltech Submillimeter Observatory / D.C. Lis and K. Young --
Design Fundamentals of Interactive Remote Observing --
Remote Usage of the Apache Point Observatory / R.F. Loewenstein, R. Owen, B. Yanny, J.R. Fowler, D.A. Harper, Jr. and D. York --
University of Michigan Automated 26-meter Paraboloid: 15 Years of Continuous Remote Observing / H.D. Aller --
Remote Observing at Cerro Tololo / T. Ingerson --
Remote Observing with the IRAM 30m Radiotelescope / W. Brunswig --
Remote Engineering at CFHT / J. Kerr and B. Grundseth --
Planning, Scheduling, and Control for Automatic Telescopes / K. Swanson, M. Drummond and J. Bresina --
The VLA Nearly-Real Time Processing System / W.K. Young, G.E. Martin and R.M. Hjellming --
The James Clerk Maxwell Telescope --
Demonstration of Remote Observing with the JCMT on Mauna Kea / C. Mayer and F. Oliveira. The Very Long Baseline Array: Ten Antennas --
One Array / R. Greschke --
Monitoring Mesospheric Water Vapor at a Remote Site: A 22 GHz System / T.A. Pauls, R.M. Bevilacqua, W.B. Waltman, P.R. Schwartz and D.L. Thacker --
Two Decades of Remote Observing at Hat Creek --
The Next Ten Years / M. Wright --
Remote Observing with the OVRO Radio Telescopes / S.L. Scott and R.P. Finch --
Mauna Kea Observatories Communications Network: A Fiber Optics Based High Bandwidth Astronomy Network / T. Sun, P.H. Rhoads and R. McLaren --
Remote Telescope Control at Kitt Peak / D. Thompson --
A Computer Controlled Remote Telescope for Undergraduate Instruction / R.L. Mutel --
Three Years' Experience with Routine Remote Observing at the European Southern Observatory / D. Baade --
A Distributed VME Telescope Control System for Remote Operations / C. Bonoli, D. Fantinel, A. Baruffolo and F. Bortoletto --
Offsetting a Telescope via Remote Control / R. Owen and R. Loewenstein. Remote Observing with UKIRT: The UK --
Hawaii Experience / P.N. Daly --
Remote Observing with HST and High Performance Image Compression with the H-Transform / R.L. White and W.R. Oegerle --
Remote Observing at Arecibo / B.M. Lewis --
WIYN Project: 3.5m Telescope on Kitt Peak / M. Johns --
Experience with Frame Grabbers and TV Acquisition Images at UKIRT / N. Rees --
Remote Control of the ESO New Technology Telescope / A. Wallander --
Remote Observing Activities at the Trieste Astronomical Observatory --
The Second Level Remote Observing with ESO/NTT and the Galileo Telescope / A. Balestra, M. Pucillo, P. Santin, G. Sedmak and C. Vuerli --
Real-Time Imaging with the BIMA Array / M. Wright --
Gemini Project: The Future / R.J. McGonegal and P. Osmer --
Plans for Remote Observing at La Palma / L.R. Jones and P.S. Bunclark --
Plans for Remote Observing from Antarctica / A.A. Stark --
Plans for Remote Observing with the Submillimeter Array / A.A. Stark. Remote Observing with the Proposed NRAO Millimeter Array / R.M. Hjellming --
Low and High Bandwidth Remote Observing at the NASA IRTF / E.J. Pilger, J. Elliot and L. Young --
Automatic and Remote Operation of Astronomical Observatories / R.M. Genet and D.R. Genet --
The Need for Remote Observing with the Submillimeter Telescope / R.N. Martin --
SMT Computer and Control System / W.L. Peters --
A Multi-Telescope Remote Observing Centre / D.T. Emerson and R.N. Martin --
The Relative Merits of Remote and Service Observing / J.K. Davies --
Remote Observing in Edinburgh --
A First-time User's View / C.S. Crawford --
Video Camera Control System via the Internet / M. Waddel --
A Survey of Remote Observing Capabilities / R.J. Maddalena and M.H. Clark --
Can Remote Observing Be Good Observing? Reflections on Procrustes and Antaeus / F.J. Lockman --
Workshop Summary / P. Wallace.
Responsibility: editors, Darrel T. Emerson, Roger G. Clowes.

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