Virginia G. Ford
Senior Optomechanical Engineer at Thirty Meter Telescope International Observatory
SPIE Involvement:
Conference Program Committee | Author
Publications (12)

Proceedings Article | 24 October 2016
Proc. SPIE. 9682, 8th International Symposium on Advanced Optical Manufacturing and Testing Technologies: Large Mirrors and Telescopes
KEYWORDS: Photovoltaics, Telescopes, Mirrors, Polishing, Mechanics, Optimization (mathematics), Field emission displays, System integration, Prototyping, Surface finishing

Proceedings Article | 24 October 2016
Proc. SPIE. 9682, 8th International Symposium on Advanced Optical Manufacturing and Testing Technologies: Large Mirrors and Telescopes
KEYWORDS: Monochromatic aberrations, Telescopes, Mirrors, Prisms, Polishing, Thirty Meter Telescope, Manufacturing, Autocollimators, Optics manufacturing, Prototyping

Proceedings Article | 24 October 2016
Proc. SPIE. 9682, 8th International Symposium on Advanced Optical Manufacturing and Testing Technologies: Large Mirrors and Telescopes
KEYWORDS: Monochromatic aberrations, Mirrors, Polishing, Metrology, Thirty Meter Telescope, 3D modeling, Optical fabrication, Autocollimators, Prototyping, Fizeau interferometers

Proceedings Article | 27 July 2016
Proc. SPIE. 9906, Ground-based and Airborne Telescopes VI
KEYWORDS: Telescopes, Mirrors, Polishing, Thirty Meter Telescope, Calibration, Interfaces, Optical fabrication, Motion measurement, Prototyping, Surface finishing

Proceedings Article | 19 August 2014
Proc. SPIE. 9151, Advances in Optical and Mechanical Technologies for Telescopes and Instrumentation
KEYWORDS: Actuators, Telescopes, Mirrors, Thirty Meter Telescope, Adaptive optics, Control systems, Linear filtering, Computer programming, Electronic filtering, Advanced distributed simulations

Proceedings Article | 12 October 2004
Proc. SPIE. 5487, Optical, Infrared, and Millimeter Space Telescopes
KEYWORDS: Telescopes, Mirrors, Stars, Light scattering, Wavefronts, Deformable mirrors, Coronagraphy, Space telescopes, Planets, Systems modeling

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Conference Committee Involvement (4)
Advances in Optical and Mechanical Technologies for Telescopes and Instrumentation III
10 June 2018 | Austin, Texas, United States
Advances in Optical and Mechanical Technologies for Telescopes and Instrumentation Posters
26 June 2016 | Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Advances in Optical and Mechanical Technologies for Telescopes and Instrumentation
26 June 2016 | Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Optomechanics 2005
3 August 2005 | San Diego, California, United States
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