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Proceedings of SPIE Volume 9605

Techniques and Instrumentation for Detection of Exoplanets VII
Editor(s): Stuart Shaklan
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Volume Number: 9605
Date Published: 3 November 2015
Softcover: 65 papers (742) pages
ISBN: 9781628417715

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Front Matter: Volume 9605
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Requirements and design reference mission for the WFIRST/AFTA coronagraph instrument
Author(s): Richard T. Demers; Frank Dekens; Rob Calvet; Zensheu Chang; Robert Effinger; Eric Ek; Larry Hovland; Laura Jones; Anthony Loc; Bijan Nemati; Charley Noecker; Timothy Neville; Hung Pham; Mike Rud; Hong Tang; Juan Villalvazo
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The WFIRST/AFTA coronagraph instrument optical design
Author(s): Hong Tang; Mayer Rud; Richard Demers; Renaud Goullioud; John Krist; Fang Shi; Feng Zhao
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An overview of WFIRST/AFTA coronagraph optical modeling
Author(s): John Krist; Bijan Nemati; Hanying Zhou; Erkin Sidick
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Effect of DM actuator errors on the WFIRST/AFTA coronagraph contrast performance
Author(s): Erkin Sidick; Fang Shi
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Wavefront correction with Kalman filtering for the WFIRST-AFTA coronagraph instrument
Author(s): A. J. Eldorado Riggs; N. Jeremy Kasdin; Tyler D. Groff
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Low order wavefront sensing and control for WFIRST-AFTA coronagraph
Author(s): Fang Shi; Kunjithapatham Balasubramanian; Randall Bartos; Randall Hein; Brian Kern; John Krist; Raymond Lam; Douglas Moore; James Moore; Keith Patterson; Ilya Poberezhskiy; Joel Shields; Erkin Sidick; Hong Tang; Tuan Truong; Kent Wallace; Xu Wang; Dan Wilson
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Shaped pupil Lyot coronagraph designs for WFIRST/AFTA
Author(s): Neil T. Zimmerman; A.J. Eldorado Riggs; N. Jeremy Kasdin; Alexis Carlotti; Robert J. Vanderbei
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Laboratory performance of the shaped pupil coronagraphic architecture for the WFIRST/AFTA coronagraph
Author(s): Eric Cady; Camilo Mejia Prada; Xin An; Kunjithapatham Balasubramanian; Rosemary Diaz; N. Jeremy Kasdin; Brian Kern; Andreas Kuhnert; Bijan Nemati; Keith Patterson; Ilya Poberezhskiy; A. J. Eldorado Riggs; Daniel Ryan; Hanying Zhou; Robert Zimmer; Neil T. Zimmerman
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WFIRST-AFTA coronagraph performance: feedback from post-processing studies to overall design
Author(s): Bertrand Mennesson; John Krist; Bijan Nemati; Marie Ygouf; Laurent Pueyo; Remi Soummer; Marshall Perrin
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The impact of radiation damage on photon counting with an EMCCD for the WFIRST-AFTA coronagraph
Author(s): Nathan Bush; David Hall; Andrew Holland; Ross Burgon; Neil Murray; Jason Gow; Matthew Soman; Douglas Jordan; Richard Demers; Leon Harding; Michael Hoenk; Darren Michaels; Bijan Nemati; Pavani Peddada
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Electron multiplication CCD detector technology advancement for the WFIRST-AFTA coronagraph
Author(s): Leon K. Harding; Richard T. Demers; Michael Hoenk; Pavani Peddada; Bijan Nemati; Michael Cherng; Darren Michaels; Anthony Loc; Nathan Bush; David Hall; Neil Murray; Jason Gow; Ross Burgon; Andrew Holland; Alice Reinheimer; Paul R. Jorden; Douglas Jordan
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Prototype imaging spectrograph for coronagraphic exoplanet studies (PISCES) for WFIRST/AFTA
Author(s): Qian Gong; Michael McElwain; Bradford Greeley; Bryan Grammer; Catherine Marx; Nargess Memarsadeghi; Karl Stapelfeldt; George Hilton; Jorge Llop Sayson; Marshall Perrin; Richard Demers; Hong Tang; Brian Kern; Janan Ferdosi
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Studies of the effects of control bandwidth and dark-hole size on the HCIT contrast performance
Author(s): Erkin Sidick; Stuart Shaklan; Kunjithapatham Balasubramanian; Eric Cady
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High-contrast imager for complex aperture telescopes (HiCAT): 3. first lab results with wavefront control
Author(s): Mamadou N'Diaye; Johan Mazoyer; Élodie Choquet; Laurent Pueyo; Marshall D. Perrin; Sylvain Egron; Lucie Leboulleux; Olivier Levecq; Alexis Carlotti; Chris A. Long; Rachel Lajoie; Rémi Soummer
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EXCEDE technology development IV: demonstration of polychromatic contrast in vacuum at 1.2 L/D
Author(s): Dan Sirbu; Sandrine J. Thomas; Ruslan Belikov; Julien Lozi; Eduardo Bendek; Eugene Pluzhnik; Dana H. Lynch; Troy Hix; Peter Zell; Glenn Schneider; Olivier Guyon
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Demonstrating broadband billion-to-one contrast with the Visible Nulling Coronagraph
Author(s): Brian A. Hicks; Richard G. Lyon; Peter Petrone; Ian J. Miller; Matthew R. Bolcar; Mark Clampin; Michael A. Helmbrecht; Udayan Mallik
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Exoplanet coronagraph shaped pupil masks and laboratory scale star shade masks: design, fabrication and characterization
Author(s): Kunjithapatham Balasubramanian; Victor White; Karl Yee; Pierre Echternach; Richard Muller; Matthew Dickie; Eric Cady; Camilo Mejia Prada; Daniel Ryan; Ilya Poberezhskiy; Hanying Zhou; Brian Kern; A. J. Riggs; Neil T. Zimmerman; Dan Sirbu; Stuart Shaklan; Jeremy Kasdin
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Active correction of aperture discontinuities (ACAD) for space telescope pupils: a parametic analysis
Author(s): Johan Mazoyer; Laurent Pueyo; Colin Norman; Mamadou N'Diaye; Dimitri Mawet; Rémi Soummer; Marshall Perrin; Élodie Choquet; Alexis Carlotti
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Hybrid Lyot coronagraph for WFIRST-AFTA: coronagraph design and performance metrics
Author(s): John Trauger; Brian Gordon; John Krist; Dwight Moody
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Estimation of chromatic errors from broadband images for high contrast imaging
Author(s): Dan Sirbu; Ruslan Belikov
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Preliminary analysis of effect of random segment errors on coronagraph performance
Author(s): Mark T. Stahl; Stuart B. Shaklan; H. Philip Stahl
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Blind source separation approaches for exoplanet signal extraction
Author(s): Dmitry Savransky
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Data processing and algorithm development for the WFIRST-AFTA coronagraph: reduction of noise free simulated images, analysis and spectrum extraction with reference star differential imaging
Author(s): Marie Ygouf; Laurent Pueyo; Rémi Soummer; Marshall D. Perrin; Roeland van der Marel; Bruce Macintosh
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Exo-C: a probe-scale space observatory for direct imaging and spectroscopy of extrasolar planetary systems
Author(s): Karl R. Stapelfeldt; Frank G. Dekens; Michael P. Brenner; Keith R. Warfield; Ruslan Belikov; Paul B. Brugarolas; Geoffrey Bryden; Kerri L. Cahoy; Supriya Chakrabarti; Serge Dubovitsky; Robert T. Effinger; Brian Hirsch; Andrew Kissil; John E. Krist; Jared J. Lang; Mark S. Marley; Michael W. McElwain; Victoria S. Meadows; Joel Nissen; Jeffrey M. Oseas; Chris Pong; Eugene Serabyn; Eric Sunada; John T. Trauger; Stephen C. Unwin
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PIAA coronagraph design for the Exo-C Mission concept
Author(s): Ruslan Belikov; John Krist; Karl Stapelfeldt
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The Exo-S probe class starshade mission
Author(s): Sara Seager; Margaret Turnbull; William Sparks; Mark Thomson; Stuart B. Shaklan; Aki Roberge; Marc Kuchner; N. Jeremy Kasdin; Shawn Domagal-Goldman; Webster Cash; Keith Warfield; Doug Lisman; Dan Scharf; David Webb; Rachel Trabert; Stefan Martin; Eric Cady; Cate Heneghan
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Optical instrumentation for science and formation flying with a starshade observatory
Author(s): Stefan Martin; Daniel Scharf; Eric Cady; Carl Liebe; Hong Tang
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Design reference missions for the exoplanet starshade (Exo-S) probe-class study
Author(s): Rachel Trabert; Stuart Shaklan; P. Douglas Lisman; Aki Roberge; Margaret Turnbull; Shawn Domagal-Goldman; Christopher Stark
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Error budgets for the Exoplanet Starshade (Exo-S) probe-class mission study
Author(s): Stuart B. Shaklan; Luis Marchen; Eric Cady; William Ames; P. Douglas Lisman; Stefan R. Martin; Mark Thomson; Martin Regehr
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Fully achromatic nulling interferometer (FANI) for high SNR exoplanet characterization
Author(s): François Hénault
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A pareto-optimal characterization of miniaturized distributed occulter/telescope systems
Author(s): Adam W. Koenig; Simone D'Amico; Bruce Macintosh; Charles J. Titus
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Space telescope design to directly image the habitable zone of Alpha Centauri
Author(s): Eduardo A. Bendek; Ruslan Belikov; Julien Lozi; Sandrine Thomas; Jared Males; Sasha Weston; Michael McElwain
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How to directly image a habitable planet around Alpha Centauri with a ~30-45cm space telescope
Author(s): Ruslan Belikov; Eduardo Bendek; Sandrine Thomas; Jared Males; Julien Lozi
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Orbital Differential Imaging: a new high-contrast post-processing technique for direct imaging of exoplanets
Author(s): Jared R. Males; Ruslan Belikov; Eduardo Bendek
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The low-order wavefront sensor for the PICTURE-C mission
Author(s): Christopher B. Mendillo; Joshua Brown; Jason Martel; Glenn A. Howe; Kuravi Hewawasam; Susanna C. Finn; Timothy A. Cook; Supriya Chakrabarti; Ewan S. Douglas; Dimitri Mawet; Olivier Guyon; Garima Singh; Julien Lozi; Kerri L. Cahoy; Anne D. Marinan
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End-to-end simulation of high-contrast imaging systems: methods and results for the PICTURE mission family
Author(s): Ewan S. Douglas; Kuravi Hewawasam; Christopher B. Mendillo; Kerri L. Cahoy; Timothy A. Cook; Susanna C. Finn; Glenn A. Howe; Marc J. Kuchner; Nikole K. Lewis; Anne D. Marinan; Dimitri Mawet; Supriya Chakrabarti
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The CHEOPS instrument on-ground calibration system
Author(s): F. P. Wildi; B. Chazelas; A. Deline; M. Sordet; M. Sarajlic
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The CHARIS IFS for high contrast imaging at Subaru
Author(s): Tyler D. Groff; N. Jeremy Kasdin; Mary Anne Limbach; Michael Galvin; Michael A. Carr; Gillian Knapp; Timothy Brandt; Craig Loomis; Norman Jarosik; Kyle Mede; Michael W. McElwain; Douglas B. Leviton; Kevin H. Miller; Manuel A. Quijada; Olivier Guyon; Nemanja Jovanovic; Naruhisa Takato; Masahiko Hayashi
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First light with ALES: A 2-5 micron adaptive optics Integral Field Spectrograph for the LBT
Author(s): Andrew J. Skemer; Philip Hinz; Manny Montoya; Michael F. Skrutskie; Jarron Leisenring; Oli Durney; Charles E. Woodward; John Wilson; Matt Nelson; Vanessa Bailey; Denis Defrere; Jordan Stone
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Exoplanet science with the LBTI: instrument status and plans
Author(s): D. Defrère; P. Hinz; A. Skemer; V. Bailey; E. Downey; O. Durney; J. Eisner; J. M. Hill; W. F. Hoffmann; J. Leisenring; T. McMahon; M. Montoya; E. Spalding; J. Stone; A. Vaz; O. Absil; S. Esposito; M. Kenworthy; B. Mennesson; R. Millan-Gabet; M. Nelson; A. Puglisi; M. F. Skrutskie; J. Wilson
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Optimized focal and pupil plane masks for vortex coronagraphs on telescopes with obstructed apertures
Author(s): Garreth J. Ruane; Olivier Absil; Elsa Huby; Dimitri Mawet; Christian Delacroix; Brunella Carlomagno; Pierre Piron; Grover A. Swartzlander
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A Mach-Zehnder interferometer based on orbital angular momentum for improved vortex coronagraph efficiency
Author(s): P. Piron; C. Delacroix; E. Huby; D. Mawet; M. Karlsson; G. Ruane; S. Habraken; O. Absil; J. Surdej
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ExTrA: Exoplanets in transit and their atmospheres
Author(s): X. Bonfils; J. M. Almenara; L. Jocou; A. Wunsche; P. Kern; A. Delboulbé; X. Delfosse; P. Feautrier; T. Forveille; L. Gluck; S. Lafrasse; Y. Magnard; D. Maurel; T. Moulin; F. Murgas; P. Rabou; S. Rochat; A. Roux; E. Stadler
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Archival Legacy Investigations of Circumstellar Environments (ALICE): Statistical assessment of point source detections
Author(s): Élodie Choquet; Laurent Pueyo; Rémi Soummer; Marshall D. Perrin; J. Brendan Hagan; Elena Gofas-Salas; Abhijith Rajan; Jonathan Aguilar
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Fluoride fiber thermal emission study for SPIRou @ CFHT
Author(s): Yoan Micheau; Marc Bouyé; Jérôme Parisot; Driss Kouach
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A new fiber slit assembly for the FOCES spectrograph
Author(s): Hanna Kellermann; Frank Grupp; Anna Brucalassi; Florian Lang-Bardl; Christian Franik; Ulrich Hopp; Ralf Bender
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A white super-stable source for the metrology of astronomical photometers
Author(s): F. P. Wildi; A. Deline; B. Chazelas
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Design of the iLocater acquisition camera demonstration system
Author(s): Andrew Bechter; Jonathan Crass; Ryan Ketterer; Justin R. Crepp; David King; Bo Zhao; Robert Reynolds; Phil Hinz; Jack Brooks; Eric Bechter
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Numerically designed phase-mask for stellar coronagraph
Author(s): Naoshi Baba; Naoshi Murakami; Noriaki Miura; Motohide Tamura
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Sparse aperture mask for low order wavefront sensing
Author(s): Hari Subedi; Neil T. Zimmerman; N. Jeremy Kasdin; Kathleen Cavanagh; A. J. Eldorado Riggs
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High-contrast coronagraph performance in the presence of DM actuator defects
Author(s): Erkin Sidick; Stuart Shaklan; Eric Cady
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Design of off-axis PIAACMC mirrors
Author(s): Eugene Pluzhnik; Olivier Guyon; Ruslan Belikov; Eduardo Bendek
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PISCES: high contrast integral field spectrograph simulations and data reduction pipeline
Author(s): Jorge Llop Sayson; Nargess Memarsadeghi; Michael W. McElwain; Qian Gong; Marshall Perrin; Timothy Brandt; Bryan Grammer; Bradford Greeley; George Hilton; Catherine Marx
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Maturing CCD photon-counting technology for space flight
Author(s): Udayan Mallik; Richard Lyon; Peter Petrone; Michael McElwain; Dominic Benford; Mark Clampin; Brian HIcks
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Technological progress of a ferrofluid deformable mirror with tunable nominal optical power for high-contrast imaging
Author(s): Aaron J. Lemmer; Tyler D. Groff; N. Jeremy Kasdin; Daniel Echeverri; Isabel R. Cleff
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Zernike wavefront sensor modeling development for LOWFS on WFIRST-AFTA
Author(s): Xu Wang; J. Kent Wallace; Fang Shi
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Deconvolution of differential OTF (dOTF) to measure high-resolution wavefront structure
Author(s): Justin M. Knight; Alexander T. Rodack; Johanan L. Codona; Kelsey L. Miller; Olivier Guyon
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UA wavefront control lab: design overview and implementation of new wavefront sensing techniques
Author(s): Kelsey Miller; Olivier Guyon; Johanan Codona; Justin Knight; Alexander Rodack
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Adaptive optics self-calibration using differential OTF (dOTF)
Author(s): Alexander T. Rodack; Justin M. Knight; Johanan L. Codona; Kelsey L. Miller; Olivier Guyon
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Control design for momentum-compensated fast steering mirror for WFIRST-AFTA coronagraph instrument
Author(s): Keith Patterson; Joel Shields; Xu Wang; Hong Tang; Ali Azizi; Paul Brugarolas; Milan Mandic; Fang Shi
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Design of a laboratory testbed for external occulters at flight Fresnel numbers
Author(s): Yunjong Kim; Mike Galvin; N. Jeremy Kasdin; Robert J. Vanderbei; Dongok Ryu; Ki-Won Kim; Sug-Whan Kim; Dan Sirbu
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External occulter edge scattering control using metamaterials for exoplanet detection
Author(s): Eduardo A. Bendek; Dan Sirbu; Zhaowei Liu; Stefan Martin; Dylan Lu
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Scaling relation for occulter manufacturing errors
Author(s): Dan Sirbu; Stuart B. Shaklan; N. Jeremy Kasdin; Robert J. Vanderbei
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Astrometric accuracy of aperture making interferometry with JWST-NIRISS
Author(s): Deepashri Thatte; Alexandra Greenbaum; André Martel; Anand Sivaramakrishnan; Étienne Artigau
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A method to directly image exoplanets in multi-star systems such as Alpha-Centauri
Author(s): Sandrine J. Thomas; Ruslan Belikov; Eduardo Bendek
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Initial look at the coronagraph technology gaps for direct imaging of exo-earths
Author(s): Rhonda Morgan; Nick Siegler
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