PROCEEDINGS VOLUME 6273
SPIE ASTRONOMICAL TELESCOPES + INSTRUMENTATION | 24-31 MAY 2006
Optomechanical Technologies for Astronomy
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SPIE ASTRONOMICAL TELESCOPES + INSTRUMENTATION
24-31 May 2006
Orlando, Florida , United States
Optical Fabrication for Large Telescopes I
Proc. SPIE 6273, Review of Corning's capabilities for ULE mirror blank manufacturing for an extremely large telescope, 627301 (6 July 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.672034
Proc. SPIE 6273, Corning 7972 ULE material for segmented and large monolithic mirror blanks, 627302 (6 July 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.672059
Proc. SPIE 6273, Cesic: for extremely large telescopes, 627303 (6 July 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.672682
Proc. SPIE 6273, In situ aluminization of the MMT 6.5m primary mirror, 627305 (6 July 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.672492
Proc. SPIE 6273, Homogeneity of the linear thermal expansion coefficient of ZERODUR measured with improved accuracy, 627306 (6 July 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.669210
Proc. SPIE 6273, Gran Telescopio Canarias optics manufacture: final report, 627307 (6 July 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.674333
Optical Fabrication for Large Telescopes II
Proc. SPIE 6273, Wheel wear and surface/subsurface qualities when precision grinding optical materials, 627308 (6 July 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.670770
Proc. SPIE 6273, Automated optical fabrication: first results from the new Precessions 1.2m CNC polishing machine, 627309 (27 July 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.671098
Proc. SPIE 6273, A new reactive atom plasma technology (RAPT) for precision machining: the etching of ULE optical surfaces, 62730A (6 July 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.673080
Proc. SPIE 6273, Rapid damage-free shaping of silicon carbide using reactive atom plasma (RAP) processing, 62730B (6 July 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.671969
Optical Fabrication for Large Telescopes III
Proc. SPIE 6273, Manufacture of the second 8.4m primary mirror for the Large Binocular Telescope, 62730C (6 July 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.672454
Proc. SPIE 6273, Method of stressed lap shape control for large mirror fabrication, 62730D (6 July 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.668524
Proc. SPIE 6273, Design and manufacture of 8.4 m primary mirror segments and supports for the GMT, 62730E (6 July 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.672149
Proc. SPIE 6273, Manufacture of a 1.7m prototype of the GMT primary mirror segments, 62730G (6 July 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.672105
Optical Fabrication for Large Telescopes IV
Proc. SPIE 6273, Large optical glass lenses for ELTs, 62730H (6 July 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.669939
Proc. SPIE 6273, Corning: supplier of multiple optical materials for telescope projects, 62730I (6 July 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.672203
Optical Testing and Metrology for Large Telescopes
Proc. SPIE 6273, Photon sieve null corrector, 62730K (6 July 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.669549
Proc. SPIE 6273, Cost-effective subaperture approaches to finishing and testing astronomical optics, 62730L (6 July 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.672385
Proc. SPIE 6273, Design and analysis for interferometric measurements of the GMT primary mirror segments, 62730M (6 July 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.672484
Optical Fabrication for Large Telescopes V
Proc. SPIE 6273, Nanoengineered parabolic liquid mirrors, 62730O (27 July 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.669844
Proc. SPIE 6273, CFRP panel concept design study for the CCAT, 62730P (6 July 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.671597
Proc. SPIE 6273, The Cesic ceramic optics of the GREGOR telescope, 62730Q (6 July 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.671791
Proc. SPIE 6273, Development of lightweight stiff stable replicated glass mirrors for the Cornell Caltech Atacama Telescope (CCAT), 62730R (6 July 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.671935
Proc. SPIE 6273, Progress in 1m-class lightweight CFRP composite mirrors for the ULTRA Telescope, 62730S (6 July 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.672221
Optical Fabrication for Large Telescopes VI
Proc. SPIE 6273, The aluminizing system for the 8.4 meter diameter LBT primary mirrors, 62730T (6 July 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.672998
Proc. SPIE 6273, The technical challenge of large ELT filters, 62730U (6 July 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.669348
Proc. SPIE 6273, Gemini's protected silver coatings: first two years in operation, 62730W (6 July 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.670866
Proc. SPIE 6273, LSST reflective coating studies, 62730X (6 July 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.670611
Proc. SPIE 6273, LSST camera optics, 62730Y (6 July 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.673235
Telescope Structures, Drives, and Enclosures I
Proc. SPIE 6273, CFRP structure for the LBT instrument LINC-NIRVANA, 62730Z (6 July 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.671314
Proc. SPIE 6273, CFRP composite optical telescope assembly for the 1 m ULTRA project, 627311 (6 July 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.671928
Proc. SPIE 6273, Design optimization of connections in large radio telescopes, 627313 (6 July 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.673541
Proc. SPIE 6273, Achievable alignment accuracy and surface hardness of a large welded azimuth track, 627314 (6 July 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.669805
Telescope Structures, Drives, and Enclosures II
Proc. SPIE 6273, Large bearings with incorporated gears, high stiffness, and precision for the Swedish Solar Telescope (SST) on La Palma, 627315 (6 July 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.670870
Proc. SPIE 6273, Track level compensation look-up table improves antenna pointing precision, 627316 (6 July 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.661259
Proc. SPIE 6273, Replacing the K1 dome shutter drive system, 627317 (6 July 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.672035
Proc. SPIE 6273, Update on slip and wear in multi-layer azimuth track systems, 627318 (6 July 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.672686
Active Optics and Mirror Supports
Proc. SPIE 6273, Development of the primary mirror segment support assemblies for the Thirty Meter Telescope, 627319 (6 July 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.670604
Proc. SPIE 6273, Control and support of 4-meter class secondary and tertiary mirrors for the Thirty Meter Telescope, 62731A (6 July 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.672626
Proc. SPIE 6273, Ultra weighted support panels for main mirrors in the extremely large telescopes, 62731B (6 July 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.671907
Proc. SPIE 6273, M1 mirror print-thru investigation and performance on the thermo-opto-mechanical testbed for the Space Interferometry Mission, 62731C (6 July 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.671612
Proc. SPIE 6273, Optimization of the ATST primary mirror support system, 62731E (6 July 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.669865
Active Optics and Mirror Supports II
Proc. SPIE 6273, Precision, range, bandwidth, and other tradeoffs in hexapods with application to large ground-based telescopes, 62731F (11 July 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.672947
Proc. SPIE 6273, Support system design of the sub-mirror cell of the LAMOST Schmidt plate, 62731H (6 July 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.671063
Proc. SPIE 6273, Progress of the array of microwave background anisotropy (AMiBA), 62731I (6 July 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.672020
Proc. SPIE 6273, Introduction of four different drive systems used in LAMOST focal plane, 62731J (6 July 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.670801
Proc. SPIE 6273, Development of a compact high-load PZT-ceramic long-travel linear actuator with picometer resolution for active optical alignment applications, 62731K (6 July 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.671984
Active Optics and Mirror Supports III
Proc. SPIE 6273, Precision polyimide single surface thin film shell apertures and active boundary control, 62731L (6 July 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.672709
Proc. SPIE 6273, A dynamically aligned step scanning mechanism for an imaging Fourier transform spectrometer for astronomy, 62731N (6 July 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.673481
Proc. SPIE 6273, Towers for telescopes with extreme stability: active or passive?, 62731O (6 July 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.670850
Smart Focal Planes I
Proc. SPIE 6273, Low-cost multi-integral field unit (IFU) with high-quality optical polishing, 62731P (10 July 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.671520
Proc. SPIE 6273, Micro-mirror array for multi-object spectroscopy, 62731Q (6 July 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.671911
Proc. SPIE 6273, A set of Zemax user-defined surfaces to model slicer mirrors, 62731R (6 July 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.671559
Proc. SPIE 6273, SMART-MOS: a NIR imager-MOS for the ELT, 62731S (6 July 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.671675
Smart Focal Planes II
Proc. SPIE 6273, Design and manufacture of micro-optical arrays using 3D diamond machining techniques, 62731T (6 July 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.671228
Proc. SPIE 6273, It's alive! Performance and control of prototype Starbug actuators, 62731V (6 July 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.670982