Adaptive optics engineering handbook by Robert Tyson

By Robert Tyson

This guide provides analytical instruments for the layout and improvement of adaptive optics platforms to reinforce their skill to regulate for atmospheric turbulence, optical fabrication error, thermally brought about distortions, and laser equipment aberrations. It presents ideas for choosing, checking out and fitting a wavefront repayment system.

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The baseline wavefront sensor detector is an EBCCD with 20% QE and 128 X 128 pixels. Two illuminators are used in the ABL. 9-cm beam, <100-ns pulse laser. The power level is classified. The beacon is split into eight smaller beacons to avoid scintillation effects on the target that reduce the wavefront compensation performance by causing dropout of the wavefront signals. 75cm beam and < 100-ns pulse. 0. 1-m telescopes, one on Mauna Kea (G-MK) the other at Cerro Pachon, Chile (G-CP) (39). The adaptive optics system for Gemini-Mauna Kea is being designed by the Herzberg Institute of Astrophysics, Dominion Astrophysical Observatory, Canada.

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