Translator Disclaimer
Paper
1 June 1994 ESO VLT: status of the main 8-meter telescopes
Author Affiliations +
Abstract
The ESO VLT was first presented in April 1984 and its construction decided in December 1987. The VLT program consists of an array of four telescopes of 8 m diameter capable of working independently or in a combined mode. This paper gives the present status of the construction of the 8 meters Unit Telescope.
© (1994) COPYRIGHT Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE). Downloading of the abstract is permitted for personal use only.
Daniel Enard "ESO VLT: status of the main 8-meter telescopes", Proc. SPIE 2199, Advanced Technology Optical Telescopes V, (1 June 1994); https://doi.org/10.1117/12.176206
PROCEEDINGS
10 PAGES


SHARE
Advertisement
Advertisement
RELATED CONTENT

Wavefront sensing and the active optics system of the dark...
Proceedings of SPIE (September 10 2014)
VST project: the adapter rotator (M1 cell)
Proceedings of SPIE (February 04 2003)
Gemini wavefront sensing subsystems
Proceedings of SPIE (February 04 2003)
Ground layer AO correction for the VLT MUSE project
Proceedings of SPIE (October 25 2004)
The OmegaCAM real-time image analysis system
Proceedings of SPIE (September 30 2004)
UH/IfA fast tip-tilt secondary
Proceedings of SPIE (June 01 1994)

Back to Top