Photometric Precision and Accuracy

Christiaan Sterken, Gene Milone, Andrew Young

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference paper

Abstract

We describe and discuss developments of precision and accuracy in astronomical photometry from the photovisual and photographic eras to the present CCD age. Finally, we stipulate prescriptions for improved photometry in the optical region of the spectrum.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationAstrophysics and Space Science Library
EditorsE.f. Milone, C. Sterken
PublisherSpringer
Pages1-32
Number of pages32
Volume373
ISBN (Print)978-1-4419-8049-6
Publication statusPublished - 2011
EventUnknown -
Duration: 1 Jan 2011 → …

Publication series

NameAstronomical Photometry: Past, Present, and Future

Conference

ConferenceUnknown
Period1/01/11 → …

Bibliographical note

E.F. Milone and C. Sterken

Keywords

  • photometry

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