31 May 1994 Binary adaptive optics: a status report
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Binary adaptive optics involves using a simple two-state algorithm for wavefront correction. The technique lends itself to implementation using ferroelectric liquid crystal spatial light modulators (FLC-SLMs) as half-wave and quarter-wave phase shifters. In this paper we demonstrate further the effect of half-wave and quarter-wave correction, we compare the ideal performance with conventional analogue adaptive optics and we discuss the relevant optical properties of FLC-SLMs.
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Gordon D. Love, Gordon D. Love, Andrew Peter Doel, Andrew Peter Doel, Richard M. Myers, Richard M. Myers, Alan Purvis, Alan Purvis, Ray M. Sharples, Ray M. Sharples, } "Binary adaptive optics: a status report", Proc. SPIE 2201, Adaptive Optics in Astronomy, (31 May 1994); doi: 10.1117/12.176075; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.176075
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