21 February 1986 A View In The Mirror--Or Through The Looking Glass
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We briefly discuss the development of optical telescopes from the age of astrology to those of today and the future. We include the rationale for changes in the design of telescopes during this time. We also discuss the cost drivers and how to reduce them.
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Aden B. Meinel, Aden B. Meinel, Marjorie P. Meinel, Marjorie P. Meinel, "A View In The Mirror--Or Through The Looking Glass", Proc. SPIE 0571, Large Optics Technology, (21 February 1986); doi: 10.1117/12.950367; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.950367

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