28 July 2000 Joint NASA and DoD deployable optics space experiment
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The Air Force Research Lab is proposing a DoD partnership with NASA on NEXUS; a deployable optics flight demonstrator scheduled to launch in 2004. NEXUS is designed to demonstrate technologies for the Next Generation Space Telescope, primarily the deployment and wave front control of a 2.8 meter optical telescope in space.
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Marcus R. Schulthess, Marie B. Levine, Kevin Dean Bell, Steve Leonard, Michael W. Vanik, "Joint NASA and DoD deployable optics space experiment", Proc. SPIE 4013, UV, Optical, and IR Space Telescopes and Instruments, (28 July 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.393996; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.393996


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