24 July 1998 Current status of COAST
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Proceedings Volume 3350, Astronomical Interferometry; (1998); doi: 10.1117/12.317140
Event: Astronomical Telescopes and Instrumentation, 1998, Kona, HI, United States
Abstract
This paper reviews the current performance of the Cambridge Optical Aperture Synthesis Telescope as an imaging array. Tests of the hardware and methods of measuring fringe visibility and closure phase are described in the context of prospects for a Large Optical Array.
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John E. Baldwin, Roger C. Boysen, Christopher A. Haniff, Peter R. Lawson, Craig D. Mackay, John Rogers, David Saint-Jacques, Peter J. Warner, Donald M. A. Wilson, John S. Young, "Current status of COAST", Proc. SPIE 3350, Astronomical Interferometry, (24 July 1998); doi: 10.1117/12.317140; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.317140
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Visibility

Phase measurement

Stars

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Atmospheric optics

Imaging arrays

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