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Interferometers

  • Rosa PoggianiEmail author
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Abstract

This chapter presents the technical and practical aspects of optical and radio interferometry. The two regions of the spectrum require different approaches for the processing and the combination of the signals from the single elements.

Keywords

Very Long Baseline Interferometry Adaptive Optic System Closure Phase Square Kilometer Array Very Large Array 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of PhysicsUniversity of PisaPisaItaly

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