16 February 2017 Optimization of the parameters of space-based mirrors
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Proceedings Volume 10100, Optical Components and Materials XIV; 101001M (2017) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.2251230
Event: SPIE OPTO, 2017, San Francisco, California, United States
Abstract
In the article it is shown how lightweight a primary mirror of a space telescope can be made by using new material silicon carbide. The article includes theoretical calculations made with the help of software. The main aim of calculations is to get lightweight mirror with small optical surface deflections. The mirror diameter is more than 1 m.
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D. V. Butova, D. V. Butova, N. D. Tolstoba, N. D. Tolstoba, A. G. Fleysher, A. G. Fleysher, M. K. Orekhova, M. K. Orekhova, } "Optimization of the parameters of space-based mirrors", Proc. SPIE 10100, Optical Components and Materials XIV, 101001M (16 February 2017); doi: 10.1117/12.2251230; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.2251230
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