25 October 2004 Simulations of extreme AO: a comparison between Shack-Hartmann and pyramid-based systems
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End-to-End simulations of high strehl Adaptive Optics systems based on Shack-Hartmann and Pyramid wave-front sensors are presented. We limit our study to high temporal bandwidth, in order to focus on the problem of aliasing and detection noise propagation. In particular the effect of spatial filtering is investigated. Some particular features concerning both sensors are highlighted. We analyze the results in terms of residual phase power spectrum.
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Christophe Verinaud, Christophe Verinaud, Miska Le Louarn, Miska Le Louarn, Visa Korkiakoski, Visa Korkiakoski, Jeremy Braud, Jeremy Braud, } "Simulations of extreme AO: a comparison between Shack-Hartmann and pyramid-based systems", Proc. SPIE 5490, Advancements in Adaptive Optics, (25 October 2004); doi: 10.1117/12.550786; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.550786
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