PROCEEDINGS VOLUME 8444
SPIE ASTRONOMICAL TELESCOPES + INSTRUMENTATION | 1-6 JULY 2012
Ground-based and Airborne Telescopes IV
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SPIE ASTRONOMICAL TELESCOPES + INSTRUMENTATION
1-6 July 2012
Amsterdam, Netherlands
Front Matter: Volume 8444
Proc. SPIE 8444, Front Matter: Volume 8444, 844401 (10 October 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.981225
Solar Telescopes I
Proc. SPIE 8444, The 1.6 m off-axis New Solar Telescope (NST) in Big Bear, 844403 (17 September 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.925494
Proc. SPIE 8444, Applications of infrared techniques in solar telescopes NVST, 844404 (17 September 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.926079
Proc. SPIE 8444, Introduction to the Chinese Giant Solar Telescope, 844405 (17 September 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.926033
Proc. SPIE 8444, Large-field high-resolution mosaic movies, 844406 (17 September 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.924244
Solar Telescopes II
Proc. SPIE 8444, The Advanced Technology Solar Telescope: design and early construction, 844407 (17 September 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.926949
Proc. SPIE 8444, ATST Enclosure final design and construction plans, 844408 (17 September 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.925987
Proc. SPIE 8444, Progress making the top end optical assembly (TEOA) for the 4-meter Advanced Technology Solar Telescope, 844409 (17 September 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.926342
Proc. SPIE 8444, The azimuth axes mechanisms for the ATST telescope mount assembly, 84440A (17 September 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.925399
Telescopes for Synoptic and Survey Observations I
Proc. SPIE 8444, Manufacturing and testing of the large lenses for Dark Energy Survey (DES) at THALES SESO, 84440C (17 September 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.923044
Proc. SPIE 8444, The Transneptunian Automated Occultation Survey (TAOS II), 84440D (17 September 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.925541
Proc. SPIE 8444, NGTS: a robotic transit survey to detect Neptune and super-Earth mass planets, 84440E (17 September 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.925755
Proc. SPIE 8444, Design of a compact wide field telescope for space situational awareness, 84440F (17 September 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.926076
Telescopes for Synoptic and Survey Observations II
Proc. SPIE 8444, OAJ: 2.6m wide field survey telescope, 84440G (17 September 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.926174
Proc. SPIE 8444, Design differences between the Pan-STARRS PS1 and PS2 telescopes, 84440H (17 September 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.926646
Proc. SPIE 8444, Ground-based search for the brightest transiting planets with the Multi-site All-Sky CAmeRA: MASCARA, 84440I (27 September 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.925178
Proc. SPIE 8444, LSST secondary mirror assembly baseline design, 84440J (17 September 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.926654
Upgrades to Existing Observatories
Telescope Mounts and Enclosures
Proc. SPIE 8444, ATST telescope pier, 84440L (17 September 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.923831
Proc. SPIE 8444, Design concepts for the EST mount, 84440M (17 September 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.925159
Proc. SPIE 8444, Progress on the structural and mechanical design of the Giant Magellan Telescope, 84440N (17 September 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.926469
Proc. SPIE 8444, The E-ELT project: the telescope main structure detailed design study, 84440O (17 September 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.927248
Proc. SPIE 8444, E-ELT dome for modified baseline design, 84440P (17 September 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.925130
Proc. SPIE 8444, The E-ELT project: the dome design study, 84440Q (27 September 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.927249
Design to Withstand Earthquakes
Proc. SPIE 8444, Seismic design accelerations for the LSST telescope, 84440R (17 September 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.926264
Proc. SPIE 8444, Seismic analysis of the LSST telescope, 84440T (17 September 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.926258
Modeling, Measurement, and Control of Wind Buffeting
Proc. SPIE 8444, GMT enclosure wind and thermal study, 84440U (17 September 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.924334
Proc. SPIE 8444, Vibration mitigation for wind-induced jitter for the Giant Magellan Telescope, 84440V (17 September 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.926337
Concepts for Future Telescopes
Proc. SPIE 8444, Feasibility studies to upgrade the Canada-France-Hawaii Telescope site for the next generation Canada-France-Hawaii Telescope, 84440W (27 September 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.926682
Proc. SPIE 8444, The Astronomical Telescope of New York: a new 12-meter astronomical telescope, 84440X (17 September 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.926998
Proc. SPIE 8444, Reviewing off-axis telescope concepts: a quest for highest possible dynamic range for photometry and angular resolution, 84440Y (17 September 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.926780
Airborne Telescopes I
Proc. SPIE 8444, Early science results from SOFIA, 844410 (17 September 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.926845
Proc. SPIE 8444, Active damping of the SOFIA Telescope assembly, 844411 (27 September 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.924791
Proc. SPIE 8444, Evaluation of the aero-optical properties of the SOFIA cavity by means of computional fluid dynamics and a super fast diagnostic camera, 844412 (17 September 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.926272
Proc. SPIE 8444, Optical characterization of the SOFIA telescope using fast EM-CCD cameras, 844413 (17 September 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.926367
Airborne Telescopes II
Gamma Ray Telescopes
Proc. SPIE 8444, Optical design and calibration of a medium size telescope prototype for the CTA, 844417 (17 September 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.923728
Proc. SPIE 8444, Development of a mid-sized Schwarzschild-Couder Telescope for the Cherenkov Telescope Array, 844418 (17 September 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.926614
Assembly, Integration, Verification, and Commissioning
Proc. SPIE 8444, Status and performance of the Discovery Channel Telescope during commissioning, 844419 (17 September 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.926415
Proc. SPIE 8444, The Large Binocular Telescope, 84441A (17 September 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.926636
Proc. SPIE 8444, New Fraunhofer Telescope Wendelstein: assembly, installation, and current status, 84441B (17 September 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.927096
Proc. SPIE 8444, VST: from commissioning to science, 84441C (17 September 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.925481
Proc. SPIE 8444, Commissioning results from the Large Binocular Telescope, 84441D (17 September 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.927291
Proc. SPIE 8444, Discovery Channel Telescope active optics system early integration and test, 84441E (17 September 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.925439
Extremely Large Telescopes
Proc. SPIE 8444, E-ELT update of project and effect of change to 39m design, 84441F (17 September 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.927787
Proc. SPIE 8444, Thirty Meter Telescope project update, 84441G (17 September 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.928006
Proc. SPIE 8444, Giant Magellan Telescope: overview, 84441H (17 September 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.926716
Proc. SPIE 8444, Science with the re-baselined European Extremely Large Telescope, 84441I (17 September 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.926087
Site Characterization, Testing, and Development
Proc. SPIE 8444, Opacity measurements at Summit Camp on Greenland and PEARL in northern Canada with a 225 GHz tipping radiometer, 84441J (17 September 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.925793
Proc. SPIE 8444, Site characterization studies in high plateau of Tibet, 84441K (17 September 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.925917
Proc. SPIE 8444, New instruments to calibrate atmospheric transmission, 84441L (17 September 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.926609
Design of Telescopes for Extreme Environments
Proc. SPIE 8444, The Greenland Telescope, 84441N (17 September 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.927459
Proc. SPIE 8444, Status of the first Antarctic survey telescopes for Dome A, 84441O (17 September 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.925867
Proc. SPIE 8444, Ukpik: testbed for a miniaturized robotic astronomical observatory on a high Arctic mountain, 84441P (17 September 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.926598