|Home Back to Fairborn Predecessor|
MT. HOPKINS HOME
Mount Hopkins, Arizona, second home to the
Equipment and dorm rooms on the left, huge
roll-off roof on the right.
Russ Genet and Lou Boyd shake hands after
installing the first automatic telescope on Mt. Hopkins in 1986. The
Fairborn-10 telescope was transferred from Fairborn, Ohio. Russell Genet,
Jr., and the Fairborn-10 on Mt. Hopkins.
The first three automatic telescope on Mt. Hopkins. From left to right (and in order of installation), the Fairborn-10, the Phoenix-10 and the Vauderbilt-16.
Lou Boyd and the telescope control systems for the original three telescopes.