... and photometric redshifts for over a million galaxies which will form a base for studies of galaxy evolution and large-scale structure. ... These employ a cooled 2048 x 2048 pixel CCD camera operating in time-delay integrate mode (TDI, also referred to as drift-scanning). ... While no obvious insurmountable problems exist that would preclude the construction of mercury mirrors of diameter 12 m and up, anbsp;...
|Title||:||Advanced Technology Optical/IR Telescopes|
|Author||:||Larry M. Stepp, European Southern Observatory|
|Publisher||:||Society of Photo Optical - 1998|