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A Multi-Aperture Scintillation Sensor for Dome A, Antarctica
Hualin Chen; Chong Pei; Xiangyan Yuan
2013-04-08
Source PublicationAstrophysics from Antarctica Proceedings IAU Symposium
Volume8
Issue288
Pages309-310
Conference Date2012-8-20
Conference PlaceBeijing, China
Funding OrganizationInternational Astronomical Union
PublisherCambridge University Press
Abstract
Site-testing measurements by the Australian group has already shown that Dome C on the Antarctic plateau is one of the best ground-based astronomical sites. Furthermore, Dome A, the Antarctic Kunlun Station, as the highest point on Antarctic inland plateau, where a Chinese Antarctic scientific expedition team first reached in 2005, is widely predicted to be an even better astronomical site by the international astronomical community. Preliminary site-testing carried out by the Center for Antarctic Astronomy (CAS) also confirms Dome A as a potential astronomical site. Multi-aperture scintillation sensors (MASS) can measure the seeing and isoplantic angle, the turbulence profile, etc., which are very important site-testing parameters that we urgently need. The MASS site testing at Dome A is presented here, and includes the method of processing data and the hardware for the extreme conditions of Dome A, Antarctica.
KeywordAntarctic Kunlun Station Dome a Scintillation Seeing Isoplanatic Angle Turbulence Profile
Subject Area南极望远镜
Document Type会议论文
Identifierhttp://ir.niaot.ac.cn/handle/114a32/635
Collection中国科学院南京天文光学技术研究所_会议论文
南极天文技术中心_会议论文
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Hualin Chen,Chong Pei,Xiangyan Yuan. A Multi-Aperture Scintillation Sensor for Dome A, Antarctica[C]:Cambridge University Press,2013:309-310.
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