Search for dissertations about: "Susanna Hagelin"
Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words Susanna Hagelin.
University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis
Abstract : The optical turbulence, which creates perturbations of the wavefronts coming from the stars, is caused by small-scale fluctuations in the index of refraction of the atmosphere and is a problem for astronomers because it limits the maximum resolution of the ground-based telescopes. One way of identifying the best sites to build astronomical observatories, where the influence of the optical turbulence is as small as possible, is to use the standard meteorological parameters to get a first idea of the potential of a site. READ MORE