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Controller boosts telescope output by damping noise

9/30/2009 04:00 PM EDT
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re: Controller boosts telescope output by damping noise
bcarso   10/7/2009 2:20:23 PM
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Is it too much to ask to have someone technically competent explain this garbled business? Every news account I've seen so far is frustratingly obscure if not nonsensical. Statements like the above "Daigle designed the controller to multiply light without increasing noise..." are prima facie ridiculous. I don't doubt that something interesting is going on here, but in some ways similar to the initial "black silicon" claims, sufficiently detailed and clearly worded explanations are very scarce.

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