Edinburgh International Conference Centre
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
26 June - 1 July 2016
Conference 9911
Modeling, Systems Engineering, and Project Management for Astronomy VI
Sunday - Tuesday 26 - 28 June 2016
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Conference Chairs
Program Committee
  • Simon C. Craig, National Solar Observatory (United States)
  • Sebastian G. Els, Mohammed Bin Rashid Space Ctr. (United Arab Emirates)
  • Gary E. Mosier, NASA Goddard Space Flight Ctr. (United States)

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  • Richard M. Prestage, National Radio Astronomy Observatory (United States)
  • Scott Roberts, Thirty Meter Telescope Observatory Corp. (Canada)
  • Hermine Schnetler, UK Astronomy Technology Ctr. (United Kingdom)
  • Masahiro Sugimoto, National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (Japan)
  • Mitchell Troy, Jet Propulsion Lab. (United States)

Sunday 26 June Show All Abstracts
Session 1:
Systems Engineering I: Integration and Test
Sunday 26 June 2016
8:30 AM - 10:10 AM
Location: EICC Moorfoot Hall (Level 0)
Session Chair:
George Z. Angeli, LSST (United States)
Daniel K. Inouye Solar Telescope: integration, testing, and commissioning planning
Paper 9911-1
Time: 8:30 AM - 8:50 AM
Author(s): Simon C. Craig, Kerry L. Gonzales, Robert P. Hubbard, National Solar Observatory (United States); Chen Liang, NSO/DKIST (United States); Ruth A. Kneale, William R. McBride, Predrag Sekulic, Timothy R. Williams, National Solar Observatory (United States)
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More than two years of nominal mission: experiences from the Gaia science ground segment
Paper 9911-2
Time: 8:50 AM - 9:10 AM
Author(s): Sebastian G. Els, Gaia Data Processing and Analysis Consortium (Spain), Ruprecht-Karls-Univ. Heidelberg (Germany); Anthony G. A. Brown, Leiden Observatory (Netherlands); Neil Cheek, Gabriele Comoretto, Maria Garcia-Reinaldos, European Space Astronomy Ctr. (Spain); G. Garcia, Gaia Data Processing and Analysis Consortium (Spain), Astron (Germany), European Space Astronomy Ctr. (Spain); Hassan Siddiqui, European Space Astronomy Ctr. (Spain); Antonella Vallenari, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy)
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The Large Synoptic Survey Telescope (LSST) materials test facility (MTF)
Paper 9911-3
Time: 9:10 AM - 9:30 AM
Author(s): David K. Gilmore, Aaron J. Roodman, Kevin A. Reil, Tim Bond, SLAC National Accelerator Lab. (United States)
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Mission-level performance verification approach for the Euclid space mission
Paper 9911-4
Time: 9:30 AM - 9:50 AM
Author(s): Roland Vavrek, European Space Astronomy Ctr. (Spain); René J. Laureijs, Jose Lorenzo Alvarez, European Space Research and Technology Ctr. (Netherlands); Jérôme Amiaux, Commissariat à l'Énergie Atomique (France); Yannick Mellier, Institut d'Astrophysique de Paris (France); Ruyman Azzollini, Mullard Space Science Laboratory (United Kingdom); Guillermo Buenadicha, European Space Astronomy Ctr. (Spain); Gonzalo Saavedra Criado, European Space Research and Technology Ctr. (Netherlands); Mark Cropper, Mullard Space Science Laboratory (United Kingdom); Christophe Dabin, CNES (France); Anne Ealet, CPPM (France); Bianca Garilli, INAF-IASF (Italy); Anna Gregorio, INAF-Istituto Nazionale di Astrofisica (Italy), University of Trieste (Italy); Henk Hoekstra, Leiden Observatory (Netherlands); Knud Jahnke, MPIA (Germany); Martin Kilbinger, Commissariat à l'Energie Atomique (France); Tom Kitching, Mullard Space Science Laboratory (United Kingdom); John Hoar, European Space Astronomy Ctr. (Spain); Will Percival, University of Portsmouth (United Kingdom); Giuseppe D. Racca, Jean-Christophe Salvignol, European Space Research and Technology Ctr. (Netherlands); Marc Sauvage, Commissariat à l'Energie Atomique (France); Roberto Scaramella, INAF-Osservatorio di Roma (Italy); Luis Miguel Gaspar Gaspar Venancio, European Space Research and Technology Ctr. (Netherlands); Yun Wang, IPAC (United States); Andrea Zacchei, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Trieste (Italy); Stefanie Wachter, MPIA (Germany)
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Bottom-up laboratory testing of the DKIST Visible Broadband Imager (VBI)
Paper 9911-5
Time: 9:50 AM - 10:10 AM
Author(s): Andrew Ferayorni, Andrew Beard, Wes Cole, B. Scott Gregory, Friedrich Wöger, National Solar Observatory (United States)
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Coffee Break 10:10 AM - 10:40 AM
Session 2:
Systems Engineering II: Integration and Test
Sunday 26 June 2016
10:40 AM - 12:10 PM
Location: EICC Moorfoot Hall (Level 0)
Session Chair:
Sebastian G. Els, European Space Astronomy Ctr. (Spain)
Gaia challenging performances verification: combination of spacecraft models and test results (Invited Paper)
Paper 9911-6
Time: 10:40 AM - 11:10 AM
Author(s): Eric Ecale, Frederic Faye, François Chassat, Airbus Defence and Space (France)
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Integration and verification testing of the Large Synoptic Survey Telescope camera
Paper 9911-7
Time: 11:10 AM - 11:30 AM
Author(s): Travis Lange, Tim Bond, James Chiang, David K. Gilmore, Seth Digel, Richard Dubois, Tom Glanzman, Tony Johnson, Margaux Lopez, Scott P. Newbry, Martin E. Nordby, Andrew P. Rasmussen, Kevin A. Reil, Aaron J. Roodman, SLAC National Accelerator Lab. (United States)
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OAJ 2.6m survey telescope: optical alignment and on-sky evaluation of IQ performances
Paper 9911-8
Time: 11:30 AM - 11:50 AM
Author(s): Grégory P. Lousberg, Christian Bastin, Vincent Moreau, Olivier Pirnay, Carlo Flebus, AMOS Ltd. (Belgium); Sergio Chueca, César Iñiguez García, Alessandro Ederoclite, Ctr. de Estudios de Física del Cosmos de Aragón (Spain); Héctor V. Ramió, Centro de Estudios de Física del Cosmos de Aragón (CEFCA) (Spain); A. Javier Cenarro Lagunas, Ctr. de Estudios de Física del Cosmos de Aragón (Spain)
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Earthquake survivability tests and analysis for a Thirty Meter Telescope primary segment assembly
Paper 9911-10
Time: 11:50 AM - 12:10 PM
Author(s): Peter M. Thompson, Systems Technology, Inc. (United States); M. Mark Colavita, Jet Propulsion Lab. (United States); Douglas G. MacMartin, California Institute of Technology (United States); Mark J. Sirota, Thirty Meter Telescope (United States)
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Lunch Break 12:10 PM - 2:00 PM
Session 3:
Systems Engineering III: Model-based Systems Engineering
Sunday 26 June 2016
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Location: EICC Moorfoot Hall (Level 0)
Session Chair:
Hermine Schnetler, UK Astronomy Technology Ctr. (United Kingdom)
Creating system engineering products with executable models in a model-based engineering environment (Invited Paper)
Paper 9911-11
Time: 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Author(s): Robert Karban, Frank G. Dekens, Jet Propulsion Lab. (United States); Sebastian J. Herzig, Jet Propulsion Lab (United States); Maged E. Elaasar, Jet Propulsion Lab. (United States); Nerijus Jankevicius, No Magic, Inc. (Lithuania)
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Model-based system engineering approach for the Euclid mission to manage scientific and technical complexity
Paper 9911-12
Time: 2:30 PM - 2:50 PM
Author(s): Jose Lorenzo Alvarez, Harold Metselaar, European Space Agency (Netherlands); Jérôme Amiaux, Commissariat à l'Énergie Atomique (France); Gonzalo Saavedra Criado, Luis Miguel Gaspar Venancio, Jean-Christophe Salvignol, René J. Laureijs, Roland Vavrek, European Space Agency (Netherlands)
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Using model based systems engineering for the development of the Large Synoptic Survey Telescope's operational plan
Paper 9911-13
Time: 2:50 PM - 3:10 PM
Author(s): Brian M. Selvy, Charles Claver, LSST (United States); Beth Willman, LSST & Steward Observatory (United States); Don Petravick, Margaret Johnson, National Center for Supercomputing Applications (United States); Kevin Reil, Stuart Marshall, SLAC National Laboratory (United States); Sandrine Thomas, Paul Lotz, LSST / AURA (United States); German Schumacher, LSST / AURA (Chile); Kian-Tat Lim, SLAC National Laboratory (United States); Tim Jenness, Suzanne Jacoby, Ben Emmons, LSST / AURA (United States); Tim Axelrod, LSST & Steward Observatory (United States)
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Operational modes, health, and status monitoring
Paper 9911-14
Time: 3:10 PM - 3:30 PM
Author(s): Cornelius Taljaard, SKA Organisation (United Kingdom)
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Coffee Break 3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Session 4:
Systems Engineering IV: Architectures and Budgets
Sunday 26 June 2016
4:00 PM - 5:40 PM
Location: EICC Moorfoot Hall (Level 0)
Session Chair:
Masahiro Sugimoto, National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (Japan)
Optical error budgeting using linearized ray-trace models
Paper 9911-15
Time: 4:00 PM - 4:20 PM
Author(s): David C. Redding, Jet Propulsion Lab. (United States)
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Systems budgets architecture and development for the Maunakea Spectroscopic Explorer
Paper 9911-16
Time: 4:20 PM - 4:40 PM
Author(s): Shan B. Mignot, Observatoire de Paris à Meudon (France); Nicolas Flagey, Kei Szeto, Rick Murowinski, Alan W. McConnachie, Canada-France-Hawaii Corp. (United States)
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An automated performance budget estimator: a process for use in instrumentation
Paper 9911-17
Time: 4:40 PM - 5:00 PM
Author(s): Philippe Laporte, Observatoire de Paris à Meudon (France); Hermine Schnetler, Philip Rees, UK Astronomy Technology Ctr. (United Kingdom)
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E-ELT requirements flow down
Paper 9911-18
Time: 5:00 PM - 5:20 PM
Author(s): Juan C. Gonzalez, Herve Kurlandczyk, Christian Schmid, Dominik Schneller, European Southern Observatory (Germany)
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DESI systems engineering: throughput and signal-to-noise
Paper 9911-19
Time: 5:20 PM - 5:40 PM
Author(s): Robert W. Besuner, Univ. of California, Berkeley (United States); Michael J. Sholl, Google Inc (United States)
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Monday 27 June Show All Abstracts
Session 5:
Project Management I
Monday 27 June 2016
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: EICC Moorfoot Hall (Level 0)
Session Chair:
Scott C. Roberts, Thirty Meter Telescope (Canada)
Project management and control of the Daniel K. Inouye Solar Telescope (Invited Paper)
Paper 9911-21
Time: 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Author(s): Joseph P. McMullin, William McVeigh, Mark Warner, Thomas R. Rimmele, Simon C. Craig, Andrew Ferayorni, Bret D. Goodrich, Robert P. Hubbard, Rex Hunter, Paul Jeffers, Erik M. Johansson, Heather Marshall, William R. McBride, LeEllen Phelps, Steve Shimko, Alexandra Tritschler, Timothy R. Williams, Friedrich Wöger, National Solar Observatory (United States)
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Multivariable parametric cost model for space and ground telescopes
Paper 9911-22
Time: 11:00 AM - 11:20 AM
Author(s): H. Philip Stahl, NASA Marshall Space Flight Ctr. (United States); Todd M. Henrichs, Missile Defense Agency (United States)
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The seven habits of highly effective project managers
Paper 9911-23
Time: 11:20 AM - 11:40 AM
Author(s): Mark Warner, Richard T. Summers, National Solar Observatory (United States)
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Agile software development in an earned value world: a survival guide
Paper 9911-27
Time: 11:40 AM - 12:00 PM
Author(s): Jeffrey Kantor, LSST (United States); Kevin Long, BCF Solutions (United States); Jacek Becla, SLAC National Accelerator Lab. (United States); Frossie Economou, LSST (United States); Margaret Gelman, Univ. of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (United States); Mario Juric, Univ. of Washington (United States); Ron Lambert, LSST (Chile); K. Simon Krughoff, Univ. of Washington (United States); John D. Swinbank, Princeton Univ. (United States); Xiuqin Wu, California Institute of Technology (United States)
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Lunch Break 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Session 6:
Project Management II
Monday 27 June 2016
1:30 PM - 3:20 PM
Location: EICC Moorfoot Hall (Level 0)
Session Chair:
Simon C. Craig, National Solar Observatory (United States)
The LSST project execution plan for construction (Invited Paper)
Paper 9911-20
Time: 1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Author(s): Victor L. Krabbendam, LSST (United States)
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CARMENES: management of a schedule-driven project
Paper 9911-24
Time: 2:00 PM - 2:20 PM
Author(s): María Luisa García-Vargas, FRACTAL S.L.N.E (Spain); Jose A. Caballero, Ctr. de Astrobiología (Spain); Ana Pérez-Calpena, FRACTAL S.L.N.E (Spain); Pedro J. Amado González, Instituto de Astrofísica de Andalucía (Spain); Walter Seifert, Landessternwarte Heidelberg (Germany); Marco Azzaro, Ctr. Astronómico Hispano-Alemán (Spain); Holger G. Mandel, Andreas Quirrenbach, Landessternwarte Heidelberg (Germany); Ignasi Ribas, Institut de Ciències de l'Espai (Spain); Ansgar Reiners, Georg-August-Univ. Göttingen (Germany); Eike Guenther, Thüringer Landessternwarte Tautenburg (Germany); Lluis Gesa, Institut d'Estudis Espacials de Catalunya (Spain); David Galadi-Enriquez, Jesus Aceituno, Ctr. Astronómico Hispano-Alemán (Spain)
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Management of the camera electronics programme for the World Space Observatory ultraviolet WUVS instrument
Paper 9911-25
Time: 2:20 PM - 2:40 PM
Author(s): Gayatri S. Patel, Matthew J. Clapp, Mike A. Salter, Nick R. Waltham, Sarah K. Beardsley, STFC Rutherford Appleton Lab. (United Kingdom)
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ALMA software releases versus quality management: and the winner is...
Paper 9911-26
Time: 2:40 PM - 3:00 PM
Author(s): Erik Allaert, Moreno Pasquato, European Southern Observatory (Germany); Rubén Soto, ALMA (Chile)
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Project management of DAG: Eastern Anatolia Observatory
Paper 9911-28
Time: 3:00 PM - 3:20 PM
Author(s): Onur Keskin, Isik Üniv. (Turkey); Cahity Yesilyaprak, Atatürk Üniv. (Turkey); Sinan K. Yerli, Middle East Technical Univ. (Turkey); Lorenzo Zago, HEIG-VD (Switzerland); Tolga Guver, Sinan Alis, Istanbul Univ, Fac. of Science, Dept of Astronomy and Space Sci. (Turkey)
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Coffee Break 3:20 PM - 3:50 PM
Session 7:
Systems Engineering V: Tools and Processes
Monday 27 June 2016
3:50 PM - 5:40 PM
Location: EICC Moorfoot Hall (Level 0)
Session Chair:
Richard M. Prestage, National Radio Astronomy Observatory (United States)
System engineering and science projects: lessons from MeerKAT (Invited Paper)
Paper 9911-29
Time: 3:50 PM - 4:20 PM
Author(s): François Kapp, SKA South Africa (South Africa)
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Gemini Observatory base facility operations: systems engineering process and lessons learned
Paper 9911-30
Time: 4:20 PM - 4:40 PM
Author(s): Andrew W. Serio, Martin Cordova, Gemini Observatory (Chile); Gustavo Arriagada, Andrew J. Adamson, Madeline Close, Dolores Coulson, Atsuko Nitta, Arturo J. Nunez, Gemini Observatory (United States)
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European Extremely Large Telescope (E-ELT) availability stochastic model: integrating failure mode and effect analysis (FMEA), influence diagram, and Bayesian network together
Paper 9911-32
Time: 4:40 PM - 5:00 PM
Author(s): Gianluca Verzichelli, European Southern Observatory (Germany)
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Considerations regarding system engineering in large scale projects with heterogeneous contexts
Paper 9911-33
Time: 5:00 PM - 5:20 PM
Author(s): Andrea Cremonini, Marco Caiazzo, Daniel Hayden, Maria Grazia Labate, Rodrigo A. Oulgin, Juande Santander-Vela, SKA Organisation (United Kingdom)
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GESE mission concept optimization
Paper 9911-34
Time: 5:20 PM - 5:40 PM
Author(s): Lloyd R. Purves, Sara R. Heap, NASA Goddard Space Flight Ctr. (United States)
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Session PSMon:
Poster Session-Monday
Monday 27 June 2016
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: EICC Cromdale Hall (Level -2)

Posters in this session may be displayed beginning at 10.00 on the designated day and will be available for extended viewing. The interactive poster session with authors in attendance will be Monday evening from 17.30 to 19.00. Authors should remove their posters at the end of the poster session. Posters left displayed will be considered unwanted and will be discarded.

Poster presentation guidelines are available online.
Dynamical compensation for the optical aberrations from a telescope with a large-single-piece primary mirror: modeling and control of the dynamical systems for its active optics, supporting and positioning
Paper 9911-51
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Author(s):
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Using integrated multi-body systems for dynamical-optical simulations
Paper 9911-52
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Author(s): Johannes Störkle, Peter Eberhard, Univ. Stuttgart (Germany)
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A feasibility study for conducting unattended night-time operations at WMKO
Paper 9911-53
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Author(s): Paul J. Stomski, W. M. Keck Observatory (United States); Sarah Gajadhar, Consultant (Canada); Scott Dahm, WM Keck Observatory (United States), b101238891 Saskatchewan Ltd (United States); Carolyn Jordan, Thomas Nordin, W. M. Keck Observatory (United States)
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Requirements management for Gemini Observatory: a small organization with big development projects
Paper 9911-55
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Author(s): Madeline Close, Andrew Serio, Martin Cordova, Gemini Observatory (United States); Kayla Hardie, Giant Magellan Telescope (United States)
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Antarctic Surveying Telescope (AST3-3) NIR camera for the Kunlun Infrared Sky Survey (KISS): thermal optimization and system performance
Paper 9911-56
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Author(s): Jessica R. Zheng, Jonathan S. Lawrence, Robert Content, Vladimir Churilov, Australian Astronomical Observatory (Australia); KaiYuan Zhang, Xiangyan Yuan, Haiping Lu, Nanjing Institute of Astronomical Optics & Technology (China)
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Using tailored methodical approaches to achieve optimal science outcomes
Paper 9911-57
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Author(s): Lory Mitchell Wingate, National Radio Astronomy Observatory (United States)
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SALT tracker upgrade utilizing aerospace processes and procedures
Paper 9911-58
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Author(s): Raoul van den Berg, Southern African Large Telescope (South Africa); Chris Coetzee, South African Astronomical Observatory (South Africa); Ockert Strydom, Janus Brink, Keith R. J. Browne, Eben P. Wiid, Wouter Lochner, Grant Nelson, Paul Rabe, Martin Wilkinson, Vic Moore, Adelaide Malan, Southern African Large Telescope (South Africa); Jonathan Love, South African Astronomical Observatory (South Africa); Anthony R. Koeslag, Southern African Large Telescope (South Africa)
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PSF simulations as part of the on-ground calibration of the NISP infrared spectrometer instrument for Euclid
Paper 9911-59
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Author(s): Cyril Jomni, Anne Ealet, William Gillard, Ctr. de Physique des Particules de Marseille (France); Eric Prieto, Lab. d'Astrophysique de Marseille (France); Frank U. Grupp, Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Phyisk (Germany)
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Problem reporting and tracking system: a systems engineering challenge
Paper 9911-61
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Author(s): Vasco Cortez Montero, ALMA (Chile); Bernhard Lopez, Joint ALMA Observatory (Chile); Nicholas Whyborn, European Southern Observatory (ESO) (Chile); Roberto Price, Octavio Hernandez, Stefan Gairing, Emilio Barrios, Hector Alarcon, Joint ALMA Observatory (Chile)
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Daniel K. Inouye Solar Telescope: computational fluid dynamic analyses and evaluation of the air knife model
Paper 9911-62
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Author(s): Isaac McQuillen, LeEllen Phelps, Mark Warner, Robert P. Hubbard, National Solar Observatory (United States)
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Conceptual design of the TMT instruments cryogenic cooling system
Paper 9911-63
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Author(s):
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Dynamic position accuracy analysis of fiber positioner
Paper 9911-64
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Author(s):
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Development of the space telescope mirror construction
Paper 9911-65
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Author(s): Daria Butova, Nadezhda D. Tolstoba, ITMO Univ. (Russian Federation); Alexander Fleysher, Valentina Starichenkova, The Vavilov State Optical Institute (Russian Federation)
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Meeting the challenges of bringing a new base facility operation model to Gemini Observatory
Paper 9911-66
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Author(s): Atsuko Nitta, Gemini Observatory (United States); Gustavo Arriagada, Gemini Observatory (Chile); Andrew J. Adamson, Gemini Observatory (United States); Martin Cordova, Arturo Nunez, Andrew Serio, Gemini Observatory (Chile); Scot J. Kleinman, Gemini Observatory (United States)
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Management aspects of Gemini's base facility operations project
Paper 9911-69
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Author(s): Gustavo Arriagada, Atsuko Nitta, Gemini Observatory (United States); Andy J. Adamson, Aura Gemini Observatory (United States); Arturo J. Nunez, Andrew W. Serio, Martin Cordova, Gemini Observatory (United States)
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Diffraction modeling of finite subband EFC probing on dark hole contrast with WFIRST-CGI shaped pupil coronagraph
Paper 9911-70
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Author(s): Hanying Zhou, John E. Krist, Bijan Nemati, Jet Propulsion Lab. (United States)
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Radiometric model for the stereo camera STC onboard the BepiColombo ESA mission
Paper 9911-71
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Author(s): Vania Da Deppo, IFN-CNR Padova (Italy), INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Elena Martellato, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Emanuele T. Simioni, IFN-CNR Padova (Italy); Giampiero Naletto, Univ. degli Studi di Padova (Italy); Gabriele Cremonese, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy)
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Cooling a solar telescope enclosure: plate coil thermal analysis
Paper 9911-72
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Author(s): Michael M. K. Gorman, Syracuse Univ. (United States); Chriselle Galapon, Guillermo Montijo, LeEllen Phelps, National Solar Observatory (United States); Gaizka Murga, IDOM Ingenieria y Consultoria S.A. (United States)
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The Atacama Large Millimeter/sub-millimeter Array band-1 receiver
Paper 9911-73
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Author(s): Yau-De Huang, Oscar Morata, Patrick Michel Koch, Ciska Kemper, Yuh-Jing Hwang, Chau-Ching Chiong, Institute of Astronomy and Astrophysics - Academia Sinica (Taiwan); Paul Ho, Institute of Astronomy and Astrophysics - Academia Sinica (United States); You-Hua Chu, Institute of Astronomy and Astrophysics - Academia Sinica (Taiwan); Chi-Den Huang, Ching-Tang Liu, National Chung-Shang Institute of Science and Technology (Taiwan); Fang-Chai Hsieh, Institute of Astronomy and Astrophysics - Academia Sinica (Taiwan); Yen-Hsiang Tseng, National Chung-Shang Institute of Science and Technology (Taiwan); Shou-Hsien Weng, Chin-Ting Ho, Po-Han Chiang, Hsiao-Ling Wu, Chih-Cheng Chang, Shou-Ting Jian, Chien-Feng Lee, Yi-Wei Lee, Institute of Astronomy and Astrophysics - Academia Sinica (Taiwan); Satoru Iguchi, Shin'ichiro Asayama, Daisuke Iono, Álvaro Gonzalez, National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (Japan); John E. Effland, Kamaljeet S. Saini, Marian W. Pospieszalski, National Radio Astronomy Observatory (United States); Doug W. Henke, NRC - Herzberg Astronomy & Astrophysics (Canada); Keith Yeung, Canada National Research Council (Canada); Ricardo Finger, Valeria Tapia, Nicolas Reyes, Univ. de Chile (Chile)
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Simulation analysis of the photographic noncoincidence between fiber ends and light spots under integrating sphere light source
Paper 9911-74
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
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Point spread function computation in normal incidence for rough optical surfaces
Paper 9911-75
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Author(s): Kashmira Tayabaly, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy), Politecnico di Milano (Italy); Daniele Spiga, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Giorgia Sironi, Rodolfo Canestrari, INAF-OAB (Italy); Michele Lavagna, Politecnico di Milano (Italy); Giovanni Pareschi, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy)
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4MOST systems engineering: from conceptual design to preliminary design review
Paper 9911-76
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Author(s): Olga Bellido-Tirado, Steffen Frey, Samuel C. Barden, Joar G. Brynnel, Domenico Giannone, Roger Haynes, Roelof S. de Jong, Daniel Phillips, Olivier Schnurr, Jakob C. Walcher, Roland Winkler, Leibniz-Institut für Astrophysik Potsdam (Germany)
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Preliminary design of the HARMONI science software
Paper 9911-77
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Author(s): Laure Piqueras, Aurélien Jarno, Arlette Pécontal-Rousset, Observatoire de Lyon (France); Magali Loupias, Centre de Recherche Astrophysique de Lyon (France); Johan Richard, Observatoire de Lyon (France); Noah Schwartz, UK Astronomy Technology Ctr. (United Kingdom); Thierry Fusco, Jean-François Sauvage, ONERA (France); Benoît Neichel, Carlos M. Correia, Lab. d'Astrophysique de Marseille (France)
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CARMENES system engineering
Paper 9911-78
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Author(s): Ana Pérez-Calpena, FRACTAL S.L.N.E (Spain); Walter Seifert, Landessternwarte Heidelberg (Germany); Pedro J. Amado González, Instituto de Astrofísica de Andalucía (Spain); Andreas Quirrenbach, Landessternwarte Heidelberg (Germany); María Luisa García Vargas, FRACTAL S.L.N.E (Spain); Jose A. Caballero, Ctr. de Astrobiología (Spain); Lluis Gesa, Institut de Ciències de l'Espai (Spain); Eike Guenther, Thüringer Landessternwarte Tautenburg (Germany); Santiago Becerril, Miguel Andrés Sánchez Carrasco, Instituto de Astrofísica de Andalucía (Spain); Gerardo Veredas, Landessternwarte Heidelberg (Germany); Ignasi Ribas, Institut de Ciències de l'Espai (Spain); Ansgar Reiners, Georg-August-Univ. Göttingen (Germany)
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ALMA release management: a practical approach
Paper 9911-79
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Author(s): Rubén Soto, Tzu-Chiang Shen, Norman Saez, ALMA (Chile); Jorge Ibsen, Erich Schmid, A. Maurizio Chavan, European Southern Observatory (Germany)
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NELIOTA: ESA's new NEO lunar impact monitoring project with the 1.2m telescope at the National Observatory of Athens
Paper 9911-80
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Author(s): Alceste Bonanos, Alexios Liakos, Manolis Xilouris, Panayotis Boumis, Ioannis Bellas-Velidis, Athanassios Marousis, Anastasios Dapergolas, Anastasios Fytsilis, Andreas Noutsopoulos, Vassilis Charmandaris, National Observatory of Athens (Greece); Kleomenis Tsiganis, Aristotle Univ. of Thessaloniki (Greece); Kanaris Tsinganos, National and Kapodistrian Univ. of Athens (Greece); Sebastian G. Els, Gaia Data Processing and Analysis Consortium (Spain); Detlef Koschny, European Space Research and Technology Ctr. (Netherlands); Timothy F. Lock, Vicente Navarro, European Space Astronomy Ctr. (Spain)
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Design and test of a tip-tilt driver for an image stabilization system
Paper 9911-81
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Author(s): Albert Casas, José María Gómez, David Roma, Manuel Carmona, Manel López, José Bosch, Atilà Herms, Josep Sabater, Univ. de Barcelona (Spain); Reiner Volkmer, Frank Heidecke, Thorsten Maue, Eiji Nakai, Jörg Baumgartner, Wolfgang Schmidt, Kiepenheuer-Institut für Sonnenphysik (Germany)
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SimCADO: an instrument data simulator package for MICADO at the E-ELT
Paper 9911-82
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Author(s): Kieran Leschinski, Oliver Czoske, Univ. Wien (Austria); Rainer Köhler, Univ. of Innsbruck (Austria); Michael Mach, University of Vienna (Austria); Werner Zeilinger, Univ. Wien (Austria); Gijs Verdoes Kleijn, Univ. of Groningen (Netherlands); João Alves, Wolfgang Kausch, Univ. Wien (Austria); Norbert Przybilla, University of Innsbruck (Austria)
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Simulating the LSST OCS for conducting survey simulations using the LSST scheduler
Paper 9911-83
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Author(s): Michael A. Reuter, LSST (United States); Kem H. Cook, Cook Astronomical Consulting (United States); Francisco Delgado, Catherine E. Petry, LSST (United States); Stephen T. Ridgway, National Optical Astronomy Observatory (United States)
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Quality initiative at ESO
Paper 9911-84
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Author(s): Gero Rupprecht, Robin Arsenault, Reinhard Hanuschik, Maximillian Kraus, Paola Sivera, Arnout Tromp, Gianluca Verzichelli, European Southern Observatory (Germany)
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SHARK-NIR system design analysis overview
Paper 9911-85
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Author(s): Valentina Viotto, Jacopo Farinato, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Davide Greggio, Daniele Vassallo, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy), Univ. degli Studi di Padova (Italy); Elena Carolo, Andrea Baruffolo, Maria Bergomi, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Alexis Carlotti, Institut de Planétologie et d’Astrophysique de Grenoble (France); Marco De Pascale, Valentina D'Orazi, Daniela Fantinel, Demetrio Magrin, Luca Marafatto, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Lars Mohr, Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie (Germany); Roberto Ragazzoni, Bernardo Salasnich, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Christophe Vérinaud, Institut de Planétologie et d’Astrophysique de Grenoble (France)
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Integrated opto-dynamic modeling of the 4m DAG telescope image quality performance
Paper 9911-86
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Author(s): Lorenzo Zago, Benjamin Guex, HEIG-VD (Switzerland); Cahit Yesilyaprak, Ataturk University & Astrophysics Research & Application Center (Turkey); Sinan K. Yerli, Orta Dogu Teknik Uni (Middle East Technical University) (Turkey); Onur Keskin, FMV Işık University (Turkey)
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SysML model of exoplanet archive functionality and activities
Paper 9911-87
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Author(s): Solange Ramirez, Caltech (United States)
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Optomechanical design software for segmented mirrors
Paper 9911-88
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Author(s): Juan Marrero, European Southern Observatory (Germany)
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Making the most of MBSE: pragmatic model-based engineering for the SKA Telescope Manager
Paper 9911-89
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Author(s): Gerhard Le Roux, SKA South Africa (South Africa); Alan Bridger, Michael J. MacIntosh, Mark Nicol, Hermine Schnetler, Stewart J. Williams, UK Astronomy Technology Ctr. (United Kingdom)
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Tolerancing a radial velocity spectrometer within Zemax
Paper 9911-90
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Author(s): Steven R. Gibson, Univ. of California, Berkeley (United States)
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A method for generating a synthetic spectrum within Zemax
Paper 9911-91
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Author(s): Steven R. Gibson, Space Sciences Lab. (United States); Edward H. Wishnow, UC Berkeley Space Sciences Laboratory (United States)
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LSST telescope modeling overview
Paper 9911-92
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Author(s): Jacques Sebag, John Andrew, George Z. Angeli, Constanza Araujo Hauck, LSST (United States); Jeff Barr, Shawn Callahan, Large Synoptic Survey Telescope (United States); Myung Kyu Cho, LSST (United States); Charles Claver, Large Synoptic Survey Telescope (United States); Felipe Daruich, William J. Gressler, LSST (United States); Edward Hileman, Large Synoptic Survey Telescope (United States); Ming Liang, LSST (United States); Gary Muller, Large Synoptic Survey Telescope (United States); Douglas Neill, LSST (United States); William Schoening, Large Synoptic Survey Telescope (United States); Michael Warner, LSST (Chile); Oliver Wiecha, B. Xin, Large Synoptic Survey Telescope (United States); Alfredo Olden Martinez, Manuel Perezagua Aguado, Luis Garcia Marchena, Ghesa Ingenieria y technologia (Spain); ismael Ruiz de Argandona, IK4 Tekniker research Alliance (Spain)
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Daniel K. Inouye Solar Telescope systems engineering update
Paper 9911-93
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Author(s): Robert P. Hubbard, Simon C. Craig, Ruth A. Kneale, National Solar Observatory (United States)
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End-to-end modeling: a new modular and flexible approach
Paper 9911-94
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Author(s): Matteo Genoni, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy), Univ. degli Studi dell'Insubria (Italy); Marco Riva, Marco Landoni, Giorgio Pariani, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy)
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Concept of operations (a day in the life) of the COSMO large coronagraph
(Canceled)
Paper 9911-95
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Author(s):
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Systems engineering overview and concept of operations of the COronal Solar Magnetism Observatory (COSMO)
Paper 9911-96
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Author(s): Phillip H. Oakley, Steven Tomczyk, Scott Sewell, Dennis J. Gallagher, Brandon Larson, National Ctr. for Atmospheric Research (United States)
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An optical toolbox for astronomical instrumentation
Paper 9911-97
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Author(s): Brian M. Sutin, Thirty Meter Telescope (United States)
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Reduced order transfer function for a radio-telescope
Paper 9911-98
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Author(s):
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Optical parametric evaluation model for a broadband high resolution spectrograph at E-ELT (E-ELT HIRES)
Paper 9911-99
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Author(s): Matteo Genoni, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy), Univ. degli Studi dell'Insubria (Italy); Marco Riva, G. Pariani, Matteo Aliverti, Manuele Moschetti, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy)
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A green observatory in the Chilean Atacama desert
Paper 9911-100
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Author(s): Michael Ramolla, Christian Westhues, Moritz Hackstein, Martin Haas, Ruhr-Univ. Bochum (Germany); Klaus W. Hodapp, Univ. of Hawai'i (United States); Roland Lemke, Ruhr-Universität Bochum (Germany); Angie Barr Domínguez, Univ. Católica del Norte (Chile); Rolf Chini, Ruhr-Univ. Bochum (Germany); Miguel G. Murphy, Univ. Católica del Norte (Chile)
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Vibration measurements of the Daniel K. Inouye Solar Telescope mount, Coudé rotator, and enclosure assemblies
Paper 9911-101
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Author(s): William R. McBride, Daniel R. McBride, National Solar Observatory (United States)
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Quality management in Laboratory of Space Studies and instrumentation in astrophysics
Paper 9911-102
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Author(s): Didier Zeganadin, Lab. d'Etudes Spatiales et d'Instrumentation en Astrophysique (France), Ctr. National de la Recherche Scientifique (France), Observatoire de Paris (France)
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Production of ELZM mirrors: performance coupled with attractive schedule, cost, and risk factors
Paper 9911-103
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Author(s): Antoine Leys, SCHOTT AG (Germany); Tony B. Hull, The Univ. of New Mexico (United States); Thomas Westerhoff, SCHOTT AG (Germany)
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A database for TMT interface control documents
Paper 9911-104
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Author(s): Kim Gillies, Scott C. Roberts, Thirty Meter Telescope (United States); Allan Brighton, Thirty Meter Telescope International Observatory (United States); John Rogers, Thirty Meter Telescope (United States)
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Stress and thermal optical effects in large refracting corrector elements for the GMT
(Canceled)
Paper 9911-105
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Author(s):
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Observatory building design: a case study of DAG with infrastructure and facilities
Paper 9911-106
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Author(s): Ali Erkan Sahmali, GÜNARDA AŞ (Turkey); Cahity Yesilyaprak, Atatürk Üniv. (Turkey); Sinan K. Yerli, Middle East Technical Univ. (Turkey); Onur Keskin, Isik Üniv. (Turkey)
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High-contrast imaging and high-resolution spectroscopy observation of exoplanets
Paper 9911-107
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Author(s): Ji Wang, Dimitri Mawet, California Institute of Technology (United States); Renyu Hu, Jet Propulsion Laboratory (United States); Björn Benneke, California Institute of Technology (United States)
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AETC: a powerful web tool to simulate astronomical images
Paper 9911-108
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Author(s): Michela C. Uslenghi, INAF - IASF Milano (Italy); Renato Falomo, Daniela Fantinel, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy)
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Session 8:
Modeling I: Optical and Dynamic Modeling
Tuesday 28 June 2016
10:50 AM - 12:10 PM
Location: EICC Moorfoot Hall (Level 0)
Session Chair:
George Z. Angeli, LSST (United States)
An extensive coronagraphic simulation applied to LBT
Paper 9911-36
Time: 10:50 AM - 11:10 AM
Author(s): Daniele Vassallo, Elena Carolo, Jacopo Farinato, Maria Bergomi, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Mariangela Bonavita, The Royal Observatory, Edinburgh (United Kingdom); Alexis Carlotti, Institut de Planétologie et d’Astrophysique de Grenoble (France); V. D'Orazi, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Arcetri (Italy), Lab. Nazionale Ottiche Adattive (Italy); Davide Greggio, Demetrio Magrin, Dino Mesa, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Enrico Pinna, Alfio Timothy Puglisi, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Arcetri (Italy); Marco Stangalini, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Roma (Italy); Christophe Vérinaud, Institut de Planétologie et d’Astrophysique de Grenoble (France); Valentina Viotto, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy)
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Measurement of vibration source amplitudes including a low-vibration centralized cryocooling system against the TMT AO performance vibration budget
Paper 9911-37
Time: 11:10 AM - 11:30 AM
Author(s): Hugh A. Thompson, Douglas G. MacMartin, Thirty Meter Telescope (United States)
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Using frequency response functions to manage image degradation from equipment vibration in the Daniel K. Inouye Solar Telescope
Paper 9911-38
Time: 11:30 AM - 11:50 AM
Author(s): William R. McBride, National Solar Observatory (United States); Daniel R. McBride, Univ. of California, Davis (United States)
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Analyzing the impact of vibrations on E-ELT primary segmented mirror
Paper 9911-39
Time: 11:50 AM - 12:10 PM
Author(s): Babak Sedghi, Michael Müller, Martin Dimmler, European Southern Observatory (Germany)
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Lunch/Exhibition Break 12:10 PM - 1:40 PM
Session 9:
Modeling II: Aero-thermal and Thermal Modeling
Tuesday 28 June 2016
1:40 PM - 3:20 PM
Location: EICC Moorfoot Hall (Level 0)
Session Chair:
Mitchell Troy, Jet Propulsion Lab. (United States)
On the precision of aero-thermal simulations for TMT
Paper 9911-40
Time: 1:40 PM - 2:00 PM
Author(s): Konstantinos Vogiatzis, Hugh A. Thompson, Thirty Meter Telescope (United States)
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Initial computational fluid dynamics modeling of the Giant Magellan Telescope site and enclosure
Paper 9911-41
Time: 2:00 PM - 2:20 PM
Author(s): Ryan Danks, William Smeaton, Rowan Williams Davies & Irwin Inc. (RDWI) (Canada); Bruce C. Bigelow, William S. Burgett, GMTO Corp. (United States)
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Computational fluid dynamics modeling and analysis for the Giant Magellan Telescope (GMT)
Paper 9911-42
Time: 2:20 PM - 2:40 PM
Author(s): John A. Ladd, Jeffrey Slotnick, William P. Norby, The Boeing Co. (United States); Bruce C. Bigelow, William S. Burgett, GMTO Corp. (United States)
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Thermal control modeling approach for GRAPE (GRAntecan PolarimEter)
Paper 9911-43
Time: 2:40 PM - 3:00 PM
Author(s): Igor DiVarano, Manfred Woche, Klaus G. Strassmeier, Leibniz-Institut für Astrophysik Potsdam (Germany)
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Improvements in analysis techniques for segmented mirror arrays
Paper 9911-44
Time: 3:00 PM - 3:20 PM
Author(s): Gregory J. Michels, Victor L. Genberg, Gary R. Bisson, Sigmadyne, Inc. (United States)
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Coffee Break 3:20 PM - 3:50 PM
Session 10:
Modeling III: End-to-end and Science Modeling
Tuesday 28 June 2016
3:50 PM - 5:50 PM
Location: EICC Moorfoot Hall (Level 0)
Session Chair:
Philippe Dierickx, European Southern Observatory (Germany)
End-to-end simulations and planning of a small space telescopes: Galaxy Evolution Spectroscopic Explorer: a case study
Paper 9911-45
Time: 3:50 PM - 4:10 PM
Author(s): Sara Heap, David Folta, Qian Gong, Joseph Howard, NASA Goddard Space Flight Ctr. (United States); Tony Hull, The Univ. of New Mexico (United States); Lloyd Purves, NASA Goddard Space Flight Ctr. (United States)
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An integrated modeling framework for the Large Synoptic Survey Telescope (LSST)
Paper 9911-46
Time: 4:10 PM - 4:30 PM
Author(s): George Z. Angeli, Bo Xin, Charles Claver, LSST (United States); Myung Kyu Cho, Christoph Dribusch, National Optical Astronomy Observatory (United States); Douglas Neill, LSST (United States); John Peterson, Purdue Univ. (United States); Jacques Sebag, Sandrine J. Thomas, LSST (United States)
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Science yield modeling with the Exoplanet Open-Source Imaging Mission Simulator (EXOSIMS)
Paper 9911-47
Time: 4:30 PM - 4:50 PM
Author(s): Christian Delacroix, Dmitry Savransky, Daniel Garrett, Cornell Univ. (United States); Patrick Lowrance, IPAC, California Institute of Technology (United States); Rhonda Morgan, Jet Propulsion Laboratory (United States)
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Structural, thermal, and optical performance (STOP) modeling and results for the James Webb Space Telescope integrated science instrument module
Paper 9911-48
Time: 4:50 PM - 5:10 PM
Author(s): Renee Gracey, Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp. (United States); Andrew E. Bartoszyk, NASA Goddard Space Flight Ctr. (United States); Emmanuel Cofie, SGT, Inc. (United States); Brian J. Comber, Genesis Engineering Solutions, Inc. (United States); George F. Hartig, Space Telescope Science Institute (United States); Joseph Howard, NASA GSFC (United States); Derek S. Sabatke, Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp. (United States); Greg W. Wenzel, Sierra Lobo, Inc. (United States); Raymond G. Ohl, NASA Goddard Space Flight Ctr. (United States)
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Exploring possible Large Synoptic Survey Telescope (LSST) surveys with the LSST operations simulator and delivering a reference simulated survey
(Canceled)
Paper 9911-49
Time: 5:10 PM - 5:30 PM
Author(s):
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Creating the right atmosphere: analyzing extensive telemetry data to create more realistic, computationally efficient atmosphere models for end-to-end simulations
Paper 9911-50
Time: 5:30 PM - 5:50 PM
Author(s): Srikar Srinath, Univ. of California, Santa Cruz (United States); Lisa A. Poyneer, Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (United States); Donald T. Gavel, Alexander R. Rudy, Univ. of California, Santa Cruz (United States)
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