Dr. Matthew R. Bolcar
Senior Optical Systems Engineer at NASA Goddard Space Flight Ctr
SPIE Involvement:
Area of Expertise:
Wavefront sensing , Interferometry , Optical Design , Optical Testing , Algorithms
Publications (64)

Proceedings Article | 4 October 2023 Presentation + Paper
Proceedings Volume 12676, 126760O (2023) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.2677569
KEYWORDS: Mirrors, Equipment, Vacuum, Optical alignment, Stray light, Optical fabrication, Metrology, Tunable filters, Telescopes, Space telescopes

Proceedings Article | 4 October 2023 Presentation + Paper
Proceedings Volume 12676, 126760P (2023) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.2679201
KEYWORDS: Mirrors, Optical fabrication, Optical telescopes, Telescopes, Optical testing, Integrated optics, Wavefront sensors, Vibration, Wavefront errors, Equipment

Proceedings Article | 29 August 2022 Presentation
Proceedings Volume 12180, 121801M (2022) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.2630469
KEYWORDS: Space telescopes, Optical testing, Phase retrieval, Optical telescopes, Optical fabrication, Observatories, Galactic astronomy, Exoplanets, Coronagraphy

SPIE Journal Paper | 19 July 2022 Open Access
Roser Juanola-Parramon, Neil Zimmerman, Laurent Pueyo, Matthew Bolcar, Qian Gong, Tyler Groff, John Krist, Aki Roberge, Garreth Ruane, Christopher Stark
JATIS, Vol. 8, Issue 03, 034001, (July 2022) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.10.1117/1.JATIS.8.3.034001
KEYWORDS: Coronagraphy, Wavefronts, Mirrors, Telescopes, Performance modeling, Stars, Instrument modeling, Planets, Exoplanets, Point spread functions

Proceedings Article | 9 September 2019 Presentation + Paper
Proceedings Volume 11115, 1111512 (2019) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.2530647
KEYWORDS: Mirrors, Wavefronts, Finite element methods, Performance modeling, Space operations, Motion models, Optical components, Telescopes, Observatories

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