Written by an experienced teacher and author, this must-have source for work with polarimetric equipment and polarimetry in astronomy conveys the knowledge of the technology and techniques needed to measure and interpret polarizations. As such, this monograph offers a brief introduction and refresher, while also covering in detail statistics and data treatment as well as telescope optics. For astronomers, physicists and those working in the optical industry. Serkowski, K., Mathewson, D.S., Ford, V.L. (1975) Wavelength dependence of interstellar polarization and ratio of ...  Tinbergen, J., Rutten, R.G.M. (1992 ) A User Guide to WHT Spectropolarimetry (La Palma User Manual No: 21, ... [ 166] van P. Smith, E. (1956) Interstellar polarization in the Southern Milky Way. ApJanbsp;...
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