TITLE

Analysis of Blackdrop Effect in the Transit of Venus on June 6, 2012

AUTHOR(S)
Admiranto, A. Gunawan; Mumpuni, E. Sungging; Muhamad, Johan; Suryana, Nana
PUB. DATE
March 2014
SOURCE
AIP Conference Proceedings;2014, Vol. 1589, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Conference Proceeding
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Transit Venus was observed in LAPAN Biak using a portable telescope with a diameter of 103 mm and recorded using ImagingSource CCD video camera. The backdrop effect was observed during the beginning of transit. This work tries to analyze this backdrop effect observed during this expedition.
ACCESSION #
95115412

 

Related Articles

  • Of pixel size & focal reducers. di Cicco, Dennis // Sky & Telescope;Jun97, Vol. 93 Issue 6, p39 

    Discusses issues concerning CCD digital cameras and focal reducers for reflecting telescopes. Pixel sizes; Focal lengths; Field compression; Compression ratios; Advantages of back-illuminated CCDs.

  • New Life for the Palomar Schmidt. A.M. // Sky & Telescope;Nov2003, Vol. 106 Issue 5, p27 

    Reports that the 48-inch Schmidt telescope on Palomar Mountain in California will be upgraded with a 161-megapixel CCD camera in 2003. Aim of improving survey work; History of the telescope.

  • Advancing the art of industrial video imaging: CCD cameras and frame grabbers. Gallant, John // EDN;1/18/96, Vol. 41 Issue 2, p73 

    Focuses on the use of CCD cameras and frame grabbers for industrial video imaging applications. Size and resolution; Optics and sensitivity; Examples of low-profile video cameras on the market. INSETS: Frame-grabber boards.;Looking ahead..

  • Paving the focal plane with silicon.  // Sky & Telescope;Dec93, Vol. 86 Issue 6, p13 

    Reports on researchers' experiments with arrays of charge-coupled devices (CCDs) made from chips butted together for telescopes. CCDs' handicap due to their small size; Image of the moon obtained with a 36-inch telescope at Arizona's Kitt Peak National Observatory; Capability of CCD array.

  • First Light for Pan-STARRS. Durda, Daniel D. // Mercury;Sep/Oct2006, Vol. 35 Issue 5, p6 

    The article reports on the selection of the Hale-akala volcanic summit as the site for the Panoramic Survey Telescope and Rapid Response System (Pan-STARRS) prototype telescope by the University of Hawai'i's Institute for Astronomy. Pan-STARRS is a wide-field imaging system that combines...

  • Riverside reflections. Shibley, John // Astronomy;Nov95, Vol. 23 Issue 11, p86 

    Highlights trends seen at the 1995 Riverside Telescope Maker's Conference in Los Angeles, California. Adventures in Astronomy program of Sheryl Johnson and Debbie Searle; Wave in computing revolution; Use of CCD Cookbook camera; Use of CCD cameras; Camera design changes driven by function;...

  • Raising the Bar for Entry-Level Imaging. Horne, Johnny // Sky & Telescope;Apr2008, Vol. 115 Issue 4, p32 

    The article evaluates the Orion StarShoot Deep Space Color Imager II charge-coupled device camera.

  • Three in one night again for Tom Boles. Moore, Stewart L. // Journal of the British Astronomical Association;Jun2008, Vol. 118 Issue 3, p123 

    The article reports on the success of Tom Boles on his supernova search program in Suffolk, England. It was stated that Boles discovered three supernova on the night of February 12-13, 2008. It was the fourth time that he discovered three in a row. It was claimed that Boles' discoveries were...

  • Cloud monitoring system at Telescope Array site by Visible Fisheye CCD. Nakamura, Ryo; Tomida, Takayuki; Saito, Yasunori; Yamazaki, Katsuya; Lhenry-Yvon, I.; Biteau, J.; Deligny, O.; Ghia, P. // EPJ Web of Conferences;2019, Vol. 210, pN.PAG 

    The Telescope Array (TA) is an international experiment studying ultra-high energy cosmic rays. TA uses the fluorescence detection technique to observe cosmic rays. In order to estimate the energy of cosmic rays with a fluorescence detector (FD), it is necessary to measure the condition of the...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics