aperture synthesis

noun
1.
(in radio astronomy) a technique that combines the inputs of a set of radio telescopes to obtain a greater resolution of images than is possible with a single member of the set.
Origin
1960–65
Example Sentences for aperture synthesis
It employs a real aperture to obtain resolution along track and aperture synthesis to obtain resolution across track.
British Dictionary definitions for aperture synthesis
aperture synthesis
 
n
an array of radio telescopes used in radio astronomy to simulate a single large-aperture telescope. Some such instruments use movable dishes while others use fixed dishes

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