27 July 2016 Simulations of E-ELT telescope effects on AO system performance
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We study the impact of various telescope effects (like effect of phasing errors, missing segments, etc) on the performance of SCAO systems. This paper is using the E-ELT with 798 primary mirror segments. For example, we will show what kind of AO system (number of sub-apertures, frame-rate) is necessary to compensate for these effects, to get a fully seeing limited performance from the telescope.
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Miska Le Louarn, Pierre-Yves Madec, Enrico Marchetti, Henri Bonnet, Michael Esselborn, "Simulations of E-ELT telescope effects on AO system performance", Proc. SPIE 9909, Adaptive Optics Systems V, 990975 (27 July 2016); doi: 10.1117/12.2232287; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.2232287
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