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Cryogenic Optical Systems and Instruments IV
Editor(s): Ramsey K. Melugin; Gerald R. Pruitt

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Volume Number: 1340
Date Published: 1 November 1990

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Mission optimization of the Space Infrared Telescope Facility
Author(s): Walter F. Brooks; Lawrence A. Manning; Jeffrey M. Lee; Ramsey K. Melugin; George L. Sarver III; Robert P. Hanel
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SIRTF high-earth-orbit mission conceptual structural design and analysis
Author(s): Li S. Chang; George L. Sarver III
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Alternative aperture stop position designs for SIRTF
Author(s): Paul Kenneth Davis; Ann St. Clair Dinger
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SIRTF primary mirror design, analysis, and testing
Author(s): George L. Sarver III; Scott S. Maa; Li S. Chang
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Scaling laws for lightweight optics
Author(s): Tina M. Valente
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Comparison of performance of lightweight mirrors
Author(s): Myung K. Cho; Ralph M. Richard; Edward A. Hileman
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Damping and vibration considerations for the design of optical systems in a launch/space environment
Author(s): Ralph M. Richard
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Technology development program for the Space Infrared Telescope Facility science instruments
Author(s): Ruben Ramos; Christopher A. Leidich
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Cryogenic surface distortion and hysteresis of a 50-cm diameter fused-silica mirror cooled to 77 K
Author(s): Jeffrey A. Young; Steven D. Howard; Gordon C. Augason; Ramsey K. Melugin
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Thermal modeling of the NASA/Ames Research Center cryogenic optical test facility and a single-arch, fused-natural-quartz mirror
Author(s): Y. S. Ng; Jeffrey A. Young; Gordon C. Augason; Steven D. Howard; Ramsey K. Melugin
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Liquid helium dewar for 1-m mirror testing
Author(s): George L. Sarver III
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SOFIA telescope mounting on a large segmented air bearing
Author(s): Hans Juergen Kaercher; H. Lautner
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Support of thin-meniscus primary for SOFIA
Author(s): Hans-Juergen Meier
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Application of infrared synchrotron radiation to asymmetric Fourier transform spectroscopy at low temperatures
Author(s): Karl Dieter Moeller; Gwyn P. Williams
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Evaluation of a far-infrared Ge:Ga multiplexed detector array
Author(s): Jam Farhoomand; Craig R. McCreight
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Cryogenic limb array etalon spectrometer calibration
Author(s): Lanny W. Sterritt; Aidan E. Roche; Bruce Charles Steakley; John B. Kumer; K. M. Zickuhr
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Spectrometer/radiometer for measurement of infrared signatures from space
Author(s): Guenter Lange; E. Weichs; Ulrich Schmidt; Dieter Werner Sodeikat
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Calibration of a helium-cooled infrared spatial radiometer and grating spectrometer
Author(s): Larry E. Jacobsen; Steven D. Sargent; Clair L. Wyatt; Allan J. Steed
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Predicting and verifying dynamic performance of the IBSS sensor
Author(s): Clair L. Wyatt
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Performance predictions for spaceborne, long-lifetime helium dewars containing large-aperture telescopes
Author(s): Richard A. Hopkins; Stephen J. Nieczkoski; Stephen M. Volz
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Cryogenic on-orbit performance of the NASA Cosmic Background Explorer
Author(s): Stephen M. Volz; Michael J. DiPirro; Stephen H. Castles; Michael S. Rhee; Michael G. Ryschkewitsch; Richard A. Hopkins
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Supercritical helium dewar for the Infrared Background Signature Survey experiment
Author(s): Gunther Pulkert; Guenter Lange; H. Lieb; Albert Seidel
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SHOOT cryogenic components: testing and applicability to other flight programs
Author(s): Michael J. DiPirro; Michael E. Schein; Robert F. Boyle; Orlando Figueroa; David A. Lindauer; Daniel C. McHugh; Peter J. Shirron
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Spaceworthy ADR: recent developments
Author(s): Aristides T. Serlemitsos; Brent A. Warner; Marcelino SanSebastian; Evan Kunes
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Reliability growth of coolers for advanced optical systems and instruments
Author(s): Gerald R. Pruitt
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Flight-qualified solid argon cooler for the BBXRT instrument
Author(s): Thomas Cygnarowicz; Michael E. Schein; David A. Lindauer; Roger D. Scarlotti; Robert Pederson
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Precision mechanisms for optical alignments at cryogenic temperatures
Author(s): Leonard V. LaCroix; Bonnie S. Smietanowska; James P. Campbell; Robert M. Yoshikawa; Ken M. Morgan
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Versatile cryogenic rotary-positioning systems
Author(s): Robert Birner; Dieter Werner Sodeikat; U. Ruppert
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Indexing system for optical beam steering
Author(s): Mark T. Sullivan; Jeffrey A. Young; Roger E. Carmichael; Gordon Mark Pryor; Les G. Miklosy; David M. Cannon; Daniel B. DeBra; John O. Wambaugh; Joseph A. Mansfield; Peter S. Lissol; Jeffrey M. Lee
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Design of a compliant passive magnetic bearing for use in SIRTF's Tertiary Mirror Assembly
Author(s): David M. Cannon; Margot Brereton; Harry Dill; Mark T. Sullivan
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Failure modes and effects recognition in the Tertiary Mirror Assembly design
Author(s): George Toye
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Mechanical testing of large cryogenic structures
Author(s): Roger S. Newkirk; Lawrence G. Burriesci
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Calibration of optical detectors using discrete Fourier transform techniques
Author(s): John G. Hagopian; William L. Eichhorn
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Compact indium seal for cryogenic optical windows
Author(s): Ralph H. Haycock; Steve Tritchew; Paul Jennison
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Diffuse Infrared Background Experiment: understanding through test and simulation
Author(s): H. John Wood
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Optical alignments of the Cosmic Background Explorer observatory
Author(s): Henry P. Sampler
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Analysis and prevention of Kovar phase transformation failures in cryogenically operated sensors and instruments
Author(s): J. Brian Toft; Thomas G. Evans
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