Messenger No. 68 (June 1992)

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M.-H. Ulrich
Bigger telescopes and better instrumentation: report on the 1992 ESO conference.

ADS BibCode:
1992Msngr..68....1U
Author(s)/Affiliation(s):
Ulrich, M.-H.
AA(ESO)
Abstract:
Report of the conference "Progress in telescope and instrumentation technologies", Garching (Germany), 27 - 30 April 1992.
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ESO
Riccardo Giacconi - ESO's Next Director General

ADS BibCode:
1992Msngr..68....1.
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ESO
AA(ESO)
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P. Dierickx, W. Ansorge
Mirror Container and VLT 8.2-m Dummy Mirror Arrive at REOSC Plant

ADS BibCode:
1992Msngr..68....6D
Author(s)/Affiliation(s):
Dierickx, P.; Ansorge, W.
AA(ESO) AB(ESO)
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J. M. Beckers
Introducing the First VLT Instrument Science Teams

ADS BibCode:
1992Msngr..68....8B
Author(s)/Affiliation(s):
Beckers, J. M.
AA(ESO)
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M. Sarazin
PARSCA 92: The Paranal Seeing Campaign

ADS BibCode:
1992Msngr..68....9S
Author(s)/Affiliation(s):
Sarazin, M.
AA(ESO)
References:
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ESO
New R.E.O.S.C. Polishing Facility for Giant Mirrors Inaugurated

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1992Msngr..68...10.
Author(s)/Affiliation(s):
ESO
AA(ESO)
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G. Miley et al.
Distant radio galaxies.

ADS BibCode:
1992Msngr..68...12M
Author(s)/Affiliation(s):
Miley, G.; Röttgering, H.; Chambers, K.; Hunstead, R.; Macchetto, F.; Roland, J.; Schilizzi, R.; van Ojik, R.
AA(Sterrewacht, Leiden, the Netherlands) AB(Sterrewacht, Leiden, the Netherlands) AC(Institute for Astronomy, University of Hawaii, U.S.A. & Sterrewacht, Leiden, the Netherlands) AD(University of Sydney, Australia) AE(Space Telescope Science Institute, Baltimore, U.S.A. & Astrophysics Division, Space Sciences Dept. European Space Agency) AF(Institut d'Astrophysique, Paris, France & Sterrewacht, Leiden, the Netherlands) AG(Radiosterrenwacht, Dwingeloo the Netherlands) AH(Sterrewacht, Leiden, the Netherlands)
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ESO
European Planetarians Meet at ESO Headquarters

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1992Msngr..68...15.
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ESO
AA(ESO)
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ESO
The VLT Tale

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1992Msngr..68...16.
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ESO
AA(ESO)
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ESO
A Giant VLT Model for Seville

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1992Msngr..68...17.
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ESO
AA(ESO)
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P. Bouchet et al.
ESO exhibitions in Chile - a tremendous success.

ADS BibCode:
1992Msngr..68...18B
Author(s)/Affiliation(s):
Bouchet, P.; Cabillic, A.; Madsen, C.
AA(ESO, La Silla) AB(ESO, La Silla) AC(ESO, Garching)
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R. West
The Youngest Visitors Yet

ADS BibCode:
1992Msngr..68...20W
Author(s)/Affiliation(s):
West, R.
AA(ESO)
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R. West
A most impressive astronomy exhibition.

ADS BibCode:
1992Msngr..68...21W
Author(s)/Affiliation(s):
West, R.
AA(ESO)
Abstract:
A new 1000 m2 astronomy exhibition in the Deutsches Museum, Munich (Germany).
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D. Alloin, T. Le Bertre
Astronomical observations in 2001.

ADS BibCode:
1992Msngr..68...22A
Author(s)/Affiliation(s):
Alloin, D.; Le Bertre, T.
AA(Obseratoire de Paris, Meudon, France) AB(Obseratoire de Paris, Meudon, France)
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ESO
Announcement of ICO-16 Satellite Conference on Active and Adaptive Optics

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1992Msngr..68...22.
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ESO
AA(ESO)
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ESO
H-W. Marck 1914 - 1992

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1992Msngr..68...23.
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AA(ESO)
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H.-J. Bräuer, B. Fuhrmann
The Sonneberg plate archive.

ADS BibCode:
1992Msngr..68...24B
Author(s)/Affiliation(s):
Bräuer, H.-J.; Fuhrmann, B.
AA(Sternwarte Sonneberg, Germany) AB(Sternwarte Sonneberg, Germany)
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L. O. Lodén
A scrutiny of HD 62623 and HD 96446.

ADS BibCode:
1992Msngr..68...26L
Author(s)/Affiliation(s):
Lodén, L. O.
AA(Astronomiska Observatoriet, Uppsala, Sweden)
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H. Zodet
A Panorama of La Silla

ADS BibCode:
1992Msngr..68...28Z
Author(s)/Affiliation(s):
Zodet, H.
AA(ESO)
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ESO
Staff Movements

ADS BibCode:
1992Msngr..68...29.
Author(s)/Affiliation(s):
ESO
AA(ESO)
30-32 (PDF)
P. A. Caraveo et al.
On the optical counterpart of PSR 0540-693.

ADS BibCode:
1992Msngr..68...30C
Author(s)/Affiliation(s):
Caraveo, P. A.; Bignami, G. F.; Mereghetti, S.; Mombelli, M.
AA(Istituto di Fisica Cosmica del CNR, Milano, Italy) AB(Dipartimento di Ingegnesia Industriale, Universita di Cassino, Cassino, Italy & Istituto di Fisica Cosmica del CNR, Milano, Italy) AC(Istituto di Fisica Cosmica del CNR, Milano, Italy) AD(Dipartimento di Fisica, Universita degli Studi, Milano, Italy)
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E. Poretti, L. Mantegazza
Doing research with small telescopes: frequency analysis of multiperiodic δ Scuti stars.

ADS BibCode:
1992Msngr..68...33P
Author(s)/Affiliation(s):
Poretti, E.; Mantegazza, L.
AA(Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera, Milano, Italy) AB(Universita di Pavia, Italy)
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D. Proust, H. Quintana
Spectroscopic observations in the cluster of galaxies Abell 151.

ADS BibCode:
1992Msngr..68...36P
Author(s)/Affiliation(s):
Proust, D.; Quintana, H.
AA(Observatoire de Meudon, France) AB(Universidad Catolica de Chile, Santiago, Chile)
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O. Hainaut et al.
Halley Back to Normal

ADS BibCode:
1992Msngr..68...36H
Author(s)/Affiliation(s):
Hainaut, O.; Smette, A.; West, R.M.
AA(ESO) AB(ESO) AC(ESO)
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ESO
New ESO Preprints (March - May 1992)

ADS BibCode:
1992Msngr..68Q..39.
Author(s)/Affiliation(s):
ESO
AA(ESO)
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ESO
Russian Rockets and American Comets

ADS BibCode:
1992Msngr..68R..39.
Author(s)/Affiliation(s):
ESO
AA(ESO)
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I. Ferrin
On the Nature of the Smette-Hainaut Object

ADS BibCode:
1992Msngr..68...40F
Author(s)/Affiliation(s):
Ferrin, I.
AA(Department of Physics, University of the Andes, Merida, Venezuela)
References:
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R. Rast
Close Encounters with Ice Balls of a Second Kind

ADS BibCode:
1992Msngr..68...40R
Author(s)/Affiliation(s):
Rast, R.
AA(NASA, Houston, Texas, U.S.A.)
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R. Rast, N. Johnson
Unidentified Object over Chile Identified

ADS BibCode:
1992Msngr..68...41R
Author(s)/Affiliation(s):
Rast, R.; Johnson, N.
AA(NASA, Houston, Texas, U.S.A.) AB(Kaman Sciences, Colorado Springs, Colorado, U.S.A.)
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A. Moorwood et al.
First Images with IRAC2

ADS BibCode:
1992Msngr..68...42M
Author(s)/Affiliation(s):
Moorwood, A.; Finger, G.; Biereichel, P.; Gemperlein, H.; Lizon, J.-L.; Meyer, M.; Moneti, A.
AA(ESO) AB(ESO) AC(ESO) AD(ESO) AE(ESO) AF(ESO) AG(ESO)
42-42 (PDF)
H. Böhnhardt
On the "Unidentified Object over Chile"

ADS BibCode:
1992Msngr..68...42B
Author(s)/Affiliation(s):
Böhnhardt, H.
AA(ESO)
43-44 (PDF)
H.-G. Grothues, J. Gochermann
The influence of the Pinatubo eruption on the atmospheric extinction at La Silla.

ADS BibCode:
1992Msngr..68...43G
Author(s)/Affiliation(s):
Grothues, H.-G.; Gochermann, J.
AA(Astronomisches Institut, Ruhr-Universitat Bochum, Germany) AB(Astronomisches Institut, Ruhr-Universitat Bochum, Germany)
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N. Whyborn et al.
350 GHz SIS receiver installed at SEST.

ADS BibCode:
1992Msngr..68...45W
Author(s)/Affiliation(s):
Whyborn, N.; Nyman, L.-A.; Wild, W.; Delgado, G.
AA(Dept. of Radio and Space Science with Onsala Space Observatory, Chalmers Technical University, Gothenburg, Sweden) AB(SEST, La Silla) AC(SEST, La Silla) AD(SEST, La Silla)
46-48 (PDF)
A. Gilliotte et al.
The Dust War

ADS BibCode:
1992Msngr..68Q..46G
Author(s)/Affiliation(s):
Gilliotte, A.; Giordano, P.; Torrejon, A.
AA(ESO) AB(ESO) AC(ESO)
46-48 (PDF)
A. Gilliotte
Fine Telescope Image Analysis

ADS BibCode:
1992Msngr..68R..46G
Author(s)/Affiliation(s):
Gilliotte, A.
AA(ESO)
48-52 (PDF)
G. Richter et al.
Adaptive filtering of long slit spectra of extended objects.

ADS BibCode:
1992Msngr..68...48R
Author(s)/Affiliation(s):
Richter, G.; Longo, G.; Lorenz, H.; Zaggia, S.
AA(Astrophysical Institute, Potsdam, Germany & Astronomical Observatory of Capodimonte, Naples, Italy)
52-53 (PDF)
E. Poretti
The determination of the dead-time constant in photoelectric photometry.

ADS BibCode:
1992Msngr..68...52P
Author(s)/Affiliation(s):
Poretti, E.
AA(Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera, Milano, Italy)
53-54 (PDF)
I. J. Danziger, P. Bouchet
Radioactive isotopes of cobalt in SN 1987A.

ADS BibCode:
1992Msngr..68...53D
Author(s)/Affiliation(s):
Danziger, I. J.; Bouchet, P.
AA(ESO) AB(ESO)
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S. Ortolani et al.
An intermediate age component in a bulge field.

ADS BibCode:
1992Msngr..68...54O
Author(s)/Affiliation(s):
Ortolani, S.; Bica, E.; Barbuy, B.
AA(Universita di Padova, Italy) AB(Universidade Federal do Ria Grande do Sul, Brazil) AC(Universidade de Sao Paulo, Brazil)
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ESO
ESO Fellowship 1993 - 1994

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1992Msngr..68...54.
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ESO
AA(ESO)
55-56 (PDF)
ESO
Vacancy in Garching: Scientist/Astronomer/Physicist (software)

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1992Msngr..68...55.
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ESO
AA(ESO)
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ESO
Contents

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1992Msngr..68...56.
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