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Photo-electric Star-following Telescopes

Nature volume 162, page 144 (24 July 1948) | Download Citation

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EXPERIMENTS have recently been conducted by the Telecommunications Research Establishment at the Royal Observatory, Greenwich, to investigate the automatic guiding of an astronomical telescope on a star. The work was done on the 13-in. astrographic refractor and the degree of success achieved was as follows.

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  1. Telecommunications Research Establishment, Great Malvern. April 8.

    • A. UTTLEY
    • , S. JONES
    •  & L. MANNS

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