The Taiwanese-American Occultation Survey (TAOS) operates four fully automatic telescopes to search for occultations of stars by Kuiper Belt Objects. It is a versatile facility that is also useful for the study of initial optical GRB afterglows. This paper provides a detailed description of the TAOS multi-telescope system, control software, and high-speed imaging.
|Number of pages||15|
|Journal||Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific|
|Publication status||Published - 2009 Feb|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Astronomy and Astrophysics
- Space and Planetary Science