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Author Rautela, B. S. ♦ Joshi, G. C. ♦ Pandey, J. C.
Source Aryabhatta Research Institute of Observational Sciences (ARIES)
Content type Text
File Format PDF
Language English
Subject Domain (in DDC) Natural sciences & mathematics ♦ Physics
Subject Keyword Polarimeter ♦ Polarization
Abstract An Imaging Polarimeter has been fabricated for use with liquid-N2 cooled CCD camera and is designed to suit 104-cm Sampurnanand telescopewith an f/13 focus at Aryabhatta Research Institute of Observational Sciences(ARIES), Naini Tal. The instrument measures the linear polarisation in broadB, V and R band and has a field of view ∼ 2´ × 2´ . We are presenting here someobservations regarding the polarisation of some polarised as well as unpolarisedstars with a view to show the performance of our polarimeter.
Part of series basi32-159
Educational Use Research
Education Level UG and PG
Learning Resource Type Article