Accession Number:

AD0683030

Title:

INSTRUMENTAL POLARIZATION IN THE SOLAR TOWER TELESCOPE AT OSLO solar observatory,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

OSLO UNIV (NORWAY) INST OF THEORETICAL ASTROPHYSICS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1968-08-29

Pagination or Media Count:

30.0

Abstract:

The effect of instrumental polarization has been studied for a solar tower telescope equipped with a coelostat and an off-axis mirror system. The effect of instrumental polarization on measurements of the magnetic field direction is treated. A possible method for compensation of the instrumental effects is mentioned.

Subject Categories:

  • Astrophysics
  • Optics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE