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Design aspects of the reconstructor for the Gemini adaptive optics system (Altair)
Author(s): Leslie K. Saddlemyer; Glen Herriot; Jean-Pierre Veran; J. Murray Fletcher
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Paper Abstract

The Gemini Telescopes Project is a collaboration to develop two leading edge 8 meter telescopes; Gemini North on Mauna Kea, Hawaii, and Gemini South at Cerro Pachon, Chile. These telescopes will exploit the excellent natural image quality that these telescopes will provide, a natural guide star (NGS) adaptive optics (AO) system is being developed for Gemini North.

Paper Details

Date Published: 11 September 1998
PDF: 10 pages
Proc. SPIE 3353, Adaptive Optical System Technologies, (11 September 1998); doi: 10.1117/12.321650
Show Author Affiliations
Leslie K. Saddlemyer, National Research Council Canada (Canada)
Glen Herriot, National Research Council Canada (Canada)
Jean-Pierre Veran, National Research Council Canada (Canada)
J. Murray Fletcher, National Research Council Canada (Canada)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 3353:
Adaptive Optical System Technologies
Domenico Bonaccini; Robert K. Tyson, Editor(s)

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