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Optical surface refurbishment in space environment
Author(s): James B. Heaney; Howard H. Herzig; John F. Osantowski; Albert R. Toft
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Paper Abstract

This paper will discuss the scientific and technological motivations for cleaning and re-coating optical surfaces, including solar power and thermal control surfaces, in the vacuum of space. Hardware concepts and their associated problems will also be addressed.

Paper Details

Date Published: 1 July 1990
PDF: 9 pages
Proc. SPIE 1235, Instrumentation in Astronomy VII, (1 July 1990); doi: 10.1117/12.19150
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James B. Heaney, NASA/Goddard Space Flight Ctr. (United States)
Howard H. Herzig, NASA/Goddard Space Flight Ctr. (United States)
John F. Osantowski, NASA/Goddard Space Flight Ctr. (United States)
Albert R. Toft, NASA/Goddard Space Flight Ctr. (United States)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 1235:
Instrumentation in Astronomy VII
David L. Crawford, Editor(s)

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