Elementary considerations in the optical design of an all-sky camera for Auroral photography

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DOIResolve DOI: http://doi.org/10.4224/21272410
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TypeTechnical Report
Physical description14 p.
AbstractTwo configurations of all-sky cameras employing "direct" and "folded" optical systems are analyzed. First-order optical theory is employed to determine optical performance and selection of design parameters. The paper is intended to present a rudimentary analysis to fill the gap in the available literature between the mechanical description of existing all-sky cameras and the generalized high order theory of optical systems and aberrations.
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PublisherNational Research Council Canada
AffiliationNational Research Council Canada
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NRC number4297
NPARC number21272410
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