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need for a dedicated optical quasar monitoring telescope

Megaphot Workshop (1st 1993 Hamburg, Germany)

need for a dedicated optical quasar monitoring telescope

proceedings of the 1st Megaphot Workshop held in Hamburg, 1993 March 30-31

by Megaphot Workshop (1st 1993 Hamburg, Germany)

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Published by pro public in Gronau [Germany] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Telescopes -- Congresses.,
  • Quasars -- Observations -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementUlf Borgeest, K. Jochen Schramm, Joachim von Linde (eds.).
    ContributionsBorgeest, Ulf., Schramm, K. Jochen., Linde, Joachim von.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQB88 .M43 1993
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 166 p. :
    Number of Pages166
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1213723M
    LC Control Number94210764
    OCLC/WorldCa30015013

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    title = "Quasar photometry with the SDSS monitor telescope", abstract = "Photometric data were obtained for a set of known QSOs in five bands with a filter system similar to the Sloan Digital Sky Survey (SDSS) filter system for the purpose of testing the ability of the SDSS system to separate QSO colors from the colors of the stellar by: 8. The Hamburg Quasar Monitoring program (HQM) at Calar Alto. 1: Low amplitude variability in quasars on ResearchGate, the professional network for scientists. PG + is a bright quasar in Draco; A Catalogue of Quasars and Active Nuclei (10th Edition), ESO Scientific Rep ESO; Hamburg Quasar Monitoring.

    The Sloan Digital Sky Survey or SDSS is a major multi-spectral imaging and spectroscopic redshift survey using a dedicated m wide-angle optical telescope at Apache Point Observatory in New Mexico, United project was named after the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, which contributed significant funding.. Data collection began in ; the final imaging data release (DR9) covers over Named after: Alfred P. Sloan Foundation. a rapidly spining nutron star that emits pulses of radio and optical energy. discribes how a black hole forms. what dose a quasar look like when viewed through an optical telescope.


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).Author: U. Borgeest, K.-J. Schramm, J. Von Linde. The Hubble Space Telescope reveals the much fainter “host” galaxies around quasars.

The top left image shows a quasar that lies at the heart of a spiral galaxy billion light-years from Earth. The bottom left image shows a quasar that lies at the center of.

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