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14 February 1986 Family Of Three Mirror Telescope
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Proceedings Volume 0554, 1985 International Lens Design Conference; (1986)
Event: 1985 International Lens Design Conference, 1985, Cherry Hill, United States
In order to develope the three mirror telescope, a formula group of third order aberrations and a program had been developed. Two families of the aplanat with zero astigmatism or zero distortion were found. One of them is a new result. Based on the family 2, a 10 me-ter diameter telescope with a spherical primary mirror had been designed. The primary's F-number is 7/1.5 and the full field angle of view is 20 arc minutes. The RMS spot diameter (5 colours) is less than 0.313 arc second.
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Yu-guang Kuang "Family Of Three Mirror Telescope", Proc. SPIE 0554, 1985 International Lens Design Conference, (14 February 1986);

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