IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - Development of a sodium laser guide star for astronomical adaptive optics systems

2007 Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference

Author(s): Thomas P. Rutten ; Peter J. Veitch ; Jesper Munch
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 May 2007
Conference Location: Baltimore, MD, USA, USA
Conference Date: 6 May 2007
Page(s): 1 - 2
ISBN (CD): 978-1-55752-834-6
DOI: 10.1109/QELS.2007.4431484
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We describe a new laser design for a 50 W laser guide star source, suitable for large aperture telescopes employing multi conjugate adaptive optics systems. Design verification experiments will be... View More

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