31 May 1994 Experiments on wavefront sensing at La Palma
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This paper reports the results of some experiments on wavefront sensing at La Palma, Canary Is., using a Shack-Hartmann sensor. From the Shack-Hartmann data, we derive estimates of the seeing parameter r0 and compare different methods of wavefront reconstruction: a new method of wave front reconstruction based on Bayes' theorem is presented. The design of a Shack-Hartmann sensor for operation at 2 micrometers on UKIRT is described.
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Thomas W. Nicholls, Thomas W. Nicholls, Christopher J. Solomon, Christopher J. Solomon, Martyn Wells, Martyn Wells, Nicholas J. Wooder, Nicholas J. Wooder, Christopher Dainty, Christopher Dainty, } "Experiments on wavefront sensing at La Palma", Proc. SPIE 2201, Adaptive Optics in Astronomy, (31 May 1994); doi: 10.1117/12.176092; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.176092
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