20 July 2000 Performance of active optics at the VLT
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The active optics system of the ESO Very Large Telescope has now been in operation since May 1998. All results from the wavefront analyses as well as numerous other telescope and environmental data are continuously logged. This allows for an accurate assessment of the performance of the active optics system and yields statistical correlations between the wavefront data and other telescope or external parameters.
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Stephane Guisard, Stephane Guisard, Lothar Noethe, Lothar Noethe, Jason Spyromilio, Jason Spyromilio, } "Performance of active optics at the VLT", Proc. SPIE 4003, Optical Design, Materials, Fabrication, and Maintenance, (20 July 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.391506; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.391506
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