21 June 2015 Simulation and analysis of lightweight space mirror design
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This work devoted to a comparative study of different designs of lightweighted mirrors, as well as a comparison of materials, of which these mirrors are made of. We consider such methods of lightweighting as: pockets (radial-circular, triangular, hexagonal), holes, contoured back (single arch and double arch), so-called «sandwich» and selection of materials.
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Polina A. Abdula, Polina A. Abdula, Mikhail Y. Neutov, Mikhail Y. Neutov, Nadezhda D. Tolstoba, Nadezhda D. Tolstoba, } "Simulation and analysis of lightweight space mirror design", Proc. SPIE 9526, Modeling Aspects in Optical Metrology V, 95261N (21 June 2015); doi: 10.1117/12.2184854; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.2184854
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