18 September 1987 Use Of CCD Arrays For Optical Link Acquisition And Tracking
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Proceedings Volume 0810, Optical Systems for Space Applications; (1987) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.941545
Event: Fourth International Symposium on Optical and Optoelectronic Applied Sciences and Engineering, 1987, The Hague, Netherlands
Most of intersatellite links use APD 4 quadrant tracking systems. This presentation shows that CCD Arrays can be used not only for acquisition but also for tracking with improved pointing accuracy. High frequency image repetition rate up to 8,000 Hz is possible with commercialy avalaible components. Experimental verifications performed in CNES Laboratories are described.
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Jean-Claude Boutemy, "Use Of CCD Arrays For Optical Link Acquisition And Tracking", Proc. SPIE 0810, Optical Systems for Space Applications, (18 September 1987); doi: 10.1117/12.941545; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.941545


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