29 June 1992 A solar spectrograph for occultation and solar flux measurements in the solar system
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A compact solar spectrograph based on the Rowland grazing-incidence design has been developed that covers 200-3200 A and has no moving parts; it will record the entire spectrum within its range in a single exposure on the basis of pinhole optics. Three gratings are used and these are recorded on a single CCD focal plane detector. Methods used to minimize the effects of scattering include its suppression with coatings and optical components; a detector layout that subtracts scattered light effects, and a photocathode that discriminates against long wavelengths.
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Bill R. Sandel, A. Lyle Broadfoot, "A solar spectrograph for occultation and solar flux measurements in the solar system", Proc. SPIE 1745, Instrumentation for Planetary and Terrestrial Atmospheric Remote Sensing, (29 June 1992); doi: 10.1117/12.60604; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.60604
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