Adaptive Optical Components

  title={Adaptive Optical Components},
  author={Mark A. Ealey},
  • Mark A. Ealey
  • Published 2017
Adaptive optics has recently been thrust onto the international scene by the successes reported by the European Southern Observatory and by the problems associated with the Hubble Space Telescope. This special issue is dedicated to adaptive optical components, specifically the deformable mirror and the wavefront sensor, which when combined with a control system offer the capability to provide real-time, closed loop correction of the optical wavefront. The first two papers address the system… CONTINUE READING