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Navy Precision Optical Interferometer

(NPOI, Navy Prototype Optical Interferometer)
(optical interferometer in Arizona)

The Navy Precision Optical Interferometer (NPOI, originally termed the Navy Prototype Optical Interferometer) is an optical interferometer at Lowell Observatory that is a collaboration of the USNO and Lowell Observatory. It began operation in 1997.


(telescope,interferometer,visible light,Arizona,optical interferometer,ground)
Further reading:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Navy_Precision_Optical_Interferometer
https://lowell.edu/research/research-facilities/npoi/
http://ast.noao.edu/facilities/other/npoi
https://ui.adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/1998ApJ...496..550A/abstract
https://www.usno.navy.mil/USNO/library/library-collections/noi-bibliography
http://www.scholarpedia.org/article/Ground-based_optical_interferometry

Referenced by pages:
Lowell Observatory
optical interferometer

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