McDonald Observatory

McDonald Observatory

McDonald Observatory
Infra-Red Spectrometer 1
II: Buildings and Grounds
Astronomer Gerard P. Kuiper designed the infra-red spectrometer which is used for the study of Mars and the rings of Saturn. It is shown attached to the 82-inch reflector telescope of McDonald Observatory. A recording meter and amplifier are on the table; a crystal-controlled constant frequency unit is on the floor.
Kuiper, Gerard Peter, 1905-1973 | Infrared spectroscopy | Telescopes
Photographic prints; 17.0 x 12.6 cm
Davis Mountains, Texas
Archival Photographic Files
University of Chicago Library, Special Collections Research Center

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