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Laser guide star facility for the ESO VLT
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Paper Abstract

We describe the current planning and activities for the laser Guide Star Facility of the VLT observatory. The current activity aims at a feasibility study and to the experimental verification of innovative ideas in the choice of the laser and in the relay system.

Paper Details

Date Published: 11 September 1998
PDF: 8 pages
Proc. SPIE 3353, Adaptive Optical System Technologies, (11 September 1998); doi: 10.1117/12.321652
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Domenico Bonaccini, European Southern Observatory (Germany)
Wolfgang K. P. Hackenberg, Max-Planck-Institut fuer Extraterrestrische Physik (Germany)
Gerardo Avila, European Southern Observatory (Germany)

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

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