5 July 2000 VLTI test siderostats: design, development, and performance results
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Two siderostats having 40 cm input pupil have been developed for the early commissioning phase of the VLT Interferometer at Paranal. Performances, design and development of the system are briefly introduced. First results obtained in Europe are discussed.
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Frederic Derie, Frederic Derie, Enzo Brunetto, Enzo Brunetto, Michel Duchateau, Michel Duchateau, Rodrigo Amestica, Rodrigo Amestica, Franco Carbognani, Franco Carbognani, Marc Ferrari, Marc Ferrari, "VLTI test siderostats: design, development, and performance results", Proc. SPIE 4006, Interferometry in Optical Astronomy, (5 July 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.390164; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.390164

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