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Debris finder, PolCor-2
An instrument to detect debris around young stars


  1. Introduction
  2. Exoplanets
  3. Stars dust disc
  4. Albanova, research center in Stockholm
  5. The instrument, PolCor-2
  6. The mechanical box's surfaces
  7. Coronagraph
  8. Mirror set one
  9. Filters
  10. Lyot Stop
  11. Servo motors
  12. Polarizer
  13. Parabolic and flat mirror set two
  14. Lucky Imaging
  15. The camera
  16. The computer
  17. Test of the instrument that has been done
  18. Conclusion
  19. End of demonstration
  20. Follow up with links of information about coronagraphs

20: Follow up with information about coronagraphs

After reading in a forum about Peter's Sirius B project I find it interesting to collect more information about coronagraphs.

This will just be a collection of links for you who are interested to get a bit deeper into it.

Useful links with theory and technical function:

I also found an amateur coronagraph project:

It's in French so you have to translate it maybe.

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