James D. Howard
Mechanical Engineer at Large Synoptic Survey Telescope
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Publications (7)

Proceedings Article | 6 July 2018
Proc. SPIE. 10700, Ground-based and Airborne Telescopes VII
KEYWORDS: Telescopes, Optical filters, Cameras, Sensors, Interfaces, Charge-coupled devices, Cryocoolers, Large Synoptic Survey Telescope, Camera shutters

Proceedings Article | 6 August 2014
Proc. SPIE. 9149, Observatory Operations: Strategies, Processes, and Systems V
KEYWORDS: Observatories, Telescopes, Spectrographs, Contamination, Sensors, Computer programming, Head, Helium, Camera shutters, Lead

Proceedings Article | 17 September 2012
Proc. SPIE. 8444, Ground-based and Airborne Telescopes IV
KEYWORDS: Observatories, Telescopes, Error analysis, Interfaces, Reliability, Space telescopes, Optical instrument design, Spherical lenses, Camera shutters, Current controlled current source

Proceedings Article | 6 August 2010
Proc. SPIE. 7733, Ground-based and Airborne Telescopes III
KEYWORDS: Observatories, Telescopes, Capillaries, Copper, Resistance, Control systems, Photonic integrated circuits, Resistors, Temperature metrology, Current controlled current source

Proceedings Article | 6 July 2006
Proc. SPIE. 6273, Optomechanical Technologies for Astronomy
KEYWORDS: Telescopes, Mirrors, Electronics, Coating, Reflectivity, Control systems, Space telescopes, Space mirrors, Aluminum, Camera shutters

Proceedings Article | 20 October 2004
Proc. SPIE. 5491, New Frontiers in Stellar Interferometry
KEYWORDS: Telescopes, Mirrors, Light emitting diodes, Interferometers, Cameras, Optical testing, Ocean optics, Optical tracking, Mirror mounts, Prototyping

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