20 October 2004 Fringe tracking at the IOTA interferometer
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Abstract
We describe the fringe-packet tracking software installed at the infrared optical telescope array (IOTA). Three independently developed fringe-packet tracking algorithms can be used to equalise the optical path lengths at the interferometer. We compare the performance of these three algorithms and show results obtained tracking fringes for three independent baselines on the sky.
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Ettore Pedretti, Ettore Pedretti, Nathalie D. Thureau, Nathalie D. Thureau, Edward Wilson, Edward Wilson, Wesley Arthur Traub, Wesley Arthur Traub, John D. Monnier, John D. Monnier, Sam Ragland, Sam Ragland, Nathaniel P. Carleton, Nathaniel P. Carleton, Rafael Millan-Gabet, Rafael Millan-Gabet, F. Peter Schloerb, F. Peter Schloerb, Michael K. Brewer, Michael K. Brewer, Jean-Philippe Berger, Jean-Philippe Berger, Marc G. Lacasse, Marc G. Lacasse, "Fringe tracking at the IOTA interferometer", Proc. SPIE 5491, New Frontiers in Stellar Interferometry, (20 October 2004); doi: 10.1117/12.551625; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.551625
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