2 August 2014 Status of the optical performance for the James Webb Space Telescope
Author Affiliations +
Abstract
The flight components for the James Webb Space Telescope optical system are built and the assembly and integration of the telescope and instrument system is in progress. The optical performance for JWST has been updated using the as-built performance of the individual components; updated predictions for alignment as the assembly and integration process has matured; and updated performance predictions for the flight stability contributors: temperature stability driven thermo-elastic deformation and dynamic response stability to flight disturbances. These updates flow from the collective product of several groups on the JWST team.
© (2014) COPYRIGHT Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE). Downloading of the abstract is permitted for personal use only.
Paul A. Lightsey, Paul A. Lightsey, J. Scott Knight, J. Scott Knight, Gary Golnik, Gary Golnik, } "Status of the optical performance for the James Webb Space Telescope", Proc. SPIE 9143, Space Telescopes and Instrumentation 2014: Optical, Infrared, and Millimeter Wave, 914304 (2 August 2014); doi: 10.1117/12.2055502; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.2055502
PROCEEDINGS
16 PAGES


SHARE
Back to Top