Studying the diffuse ultraviolet background radiation with tomography
Center for Astrophysical Sciences, Henry A. Rowland Department of Physics and Astronomy, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA
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Accepted: 12 August 2003
Observation of faint diffuse ultraviolet background radiation is a delicate undertaking, given the brightness of the ultraviolet stars against which discrimination is essential. I demonstrate that the technique of tomography is unsuited to this particular task.
Key words: techniques: spectroscopic / instrumentation: spectrographs / ultraviolet: general
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