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Coordination and use of laser beacons for adaptive optics on Mauna Kea
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Paper Abstract

The Mauna Kea Laser Guide Star Technical Working Group was established to address related to the coordination and use of laser beacons for adaptive optics at the astronomical observatories located on the summit of Mauna Kea, Hawaii. This paper describes the issues that are being addressed by the group and the policies that have been adopted for Mauna Kea.

Paper Details

Date Published: 11 September 1998
PDF: 10 pages
Proc. SPIE 3353, Adaptive Optical System Technologies, (11 September 1998); doi: 10.1117/12.321709
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Peter L. Wizinowich, W.M. Keck Observatory (United States)
Douglas A. Simons, Gemini 8-m Telescopes Project (United States)
Hideki Takami, National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (United States)
Christian Veillet, Canada-France-Hawaii Telescope Corp. (United States)
Richard J. Wainscoat, Institute for Astronomy/Univ. of Hawaii (United States)

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

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