25 August 1993 History of Adaptive Optics Development at the MIT Lincoln Laboratory
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For more than two decades Lincoln Laboratory has been a major participant in adaptive-optic research and has performed seminal experiments in atmospheric compensation, including the first thermal-blooming compensation of a high-energy laser, the first compensation of a laser beam propagating from ground to space, and the first compensation using a synthetic beacon. In this paper we briefly review more than 20 years of Lincoln Laboratory work in the field.
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Darryl P. Greenwood, Darryl P. Greenwood, C. A. Primmerman, C. A. Primmerman, "History of Adaptive Optics Development at the MIT Lincoln Laboratory", Proc. SPIE 1920, Active and Adaptive Optical Components and Systems II, (25 August 1993); doi: 10.1117/12.152685; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.152685
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