25 August 1993 Articulating fold mirror for the Wide-Field/Planetary Camera II
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A very compact tip/tilt mirror has been developed for the Wide-Field/Planetary Camera II, a science instrument that is to be installed in the Hubble Space Telescope to restore the Hubble's imaging performance. The Articulating Fold Mirror (AFM) is a space qualified, ultraviolet compatible device that incorporates many advanced features including a highly lightweighted mirror and electrostrictive solid state actuators that provide precise and repeatable open loop performance. The design, fabrication, and testing of the AFM are described.
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James L. Fanson, James L. Fanson, Mark A. Ealey, Mark A. Ealey, } "Articulating fold mirror for the Wide-Field/Planetary Camera II", Proc. SPIE 1920, Active and Adaptive Optical Components and Systems II, (25 August 1993); doi: 10.1117/12.152675; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.152675
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