Spectrograph design fundamentals

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Abstract

A brief history of spectroscopy -- 2. The relevant regions of the electromagnetic spectrum -- 3. Geometrical optics -- 4. Optical aberrations -- 5. Fourier transforms : a brief revision -- 6. Physical optics and diffraction -- 7. The prism spectrograph -- 8. The plane grating spectrograph -- 9. The concave grating spectrograph -- 10. The interference spectrograph -- 11. The multiplex spectrometer -- 12. Detectors -- 13. Auxiliary optics -- 14. Optical design -- 15. Mechanical design and construction -- 16. Calibration -- 17. The alignment of a spectrograph -- App. 1. Optical aberrations -- App. 2. Wavelengths of spectral lines for calibration -- App. 3. The evolution of a Fabry-Perot interference spectrograph -- App. 4. The common calibration curve in silver halide spectrophotometry

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  • J. F. James

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