Donald W Mccarthy

  • 4458 Citations
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1972 …2015

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2013

A direct imaging study to search for and to characterize planetary mass companions

Ward-Duong, K., Patience, J., De Rosa, R. J., Rajan, A., Hinz, P., Skemer, A., Morzinski, K., Males, J., Close, L. M., McCarthy, D. W. & Kulesa, C., Jun 2013, Exploring the Formation and Evolution of Planetary Systems. S299 ed. Cambridge University Press, p. 74-75 2 p. (Proceedings of the International Astronomical Union; vol. 8, no. S299).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

2012

Operation of the adaptive optics system at the large binocular telescope observatory

Miller, D. L., Guerra, J. C., Boutsia, K., Fini, L., Argomedo, J., Biddick, C., Agapito, G., Arcidiacon, C., Briguglio, R., Brusa, G., Busoni, L., Esposito, S., Hill, J., Kulesa, C., McCarthy, D., Pinna, E., Puglisi, A. T., Quiros-Pacheco, F., Riccardi, A. & Xompero, M., Dec 1 2012, Adaptive Optics Systems III. 84472T. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 8447).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

4 Scopus citations

Science opportunities with the Near-IR Camera (NIRCam) on the James Webb Space Telescope (JWST)

Beichman, C. A., Rieke, M., Eisenstein, D., Greene, T. P., Krist, J., McCarthy, D., Meyer, M. & Stansberry, J., Dec 1 2012, Space Telescopes and Instrumentation 2012: Optical, Infrared, and Millimeter Wave. 84422N. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 8442).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

20 Scopus citations
2011

Latest GLAO results and advancements in laser tomography implementation at the 6.5m MMT telescope

Bendek, E. A., Hart, M., Powell, K. B., Vaitheeswaran, V., McCarthy, D. & Kulesa, C., Oct 21 2011, Astronomical Adaptive Optics Systems and Applications IV. 814907. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 8149).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

5 Scopus citations
2010

Multi-band filters for near-infrared astronomical applications

Rhoads, J. E., Malhotra, S., Scowen, P., Probst, R. & McCarthy, D., Nov 12 2010, Ground-Based and Airborne Instrumentation for Astronomy III. PART 1 ed. 77356C. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 7735, no. PART 1).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Status of the 6.5 m MMT telescope Laser Adaptive Optics system

Bendek, E. A., Hart, M., Powell, K. B., Milton, N. M., Vaitheeswaran, V., McCarthy, D., Kulesa, C., Callahan, S., Mark Ammons, S. & Rissmann, A. G., Oct 18 2010, Adaptive Optics Systems II. PART 1 ed. 77360O. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 7736, no. PART 1).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

9 Scopus citations
2009

Wide field astronomical image compensation with multiple laser-guided adaptive optics

Hart, M., Milton, N. M., Baranec, C., Stalcup, T., Powell, K., Bendek, E., McCarthy, D. & Kulesa, C., Dec 1 2009, Adaptive Coded Aperture Imaging, Non-Imaging, and Unconventional Imaging Sensor Systems. 74680L. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 7468).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

3 Scopus citations
2008

Commissioning of the MMT ground-layer and laser tomography adaptive optics systems

Milton, N. M., Hart, M. L., Baranec, C., Stalcup, T., Powell, K., McCarthy, D., Kulesa, C. & Hege, K., Dec 1 2008, Adaptive Optics Systems. 701522. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 7015).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

12 Scopus citations
2007

Astronomical imaging using ground-layer adaptive optics

Baranec, C., Lloyd-Hart, M., Milton, N. M., Stalcup, T., Snyder, M., Vaitheeswaran, V., McCarthy, D. & Angel, R., Dec 1 2007, Astronomical Adaptive Optics Systems and Applications III. 66910N. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 6691).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

9 Scopus citations
2006

Contrast limits with the Simultaneous Differential Extrasolar Planet Imager (SDI) at the VLT and MMT

Biller, B. A., Close, L. M., Masciadri, E., Lenzen, R., Brandner, W., McCarthy, D., Henning, T., Nielsen, E. L., Hartung, M., Kellner, S., Geissler, K. & Kasper, M., Oct 10 2006, Advances in Adaptive Optics II. 62722D. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 6272 II).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

8 Scopus citations

Telescope to Observe Planetary Systems (TOPS): A high throughput 1.2-m visible telescope with a small inner working angle

Guyon, O., Angel, J. R. P., Bowers, C., Burge, J., Burrows, A., Codona, J., Greene, T., Iye, M., Kasting, J., Martin, H., McCarthy, D. W., Meadows, V., Meyer, M., Pluzhnik, E. A., Sleep, N., Spears, T., Tamura, M., Tenerelli, D., Vanderbei, R., Woodgate, B. & 2 others, Woodruff, R. A. & Woolf, N. J., Oct 2 2006, Space Telescopes and Instrumentation I: Optical, Infrared, and Millimeter. 62651R. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 6265 I).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

1995

Adaptive beam-combining mirror for the MMT

Close, L. M., Brusa, G., Bruns, D. G., Lloyd-Hart, M. & McCarthy, D. W., Dec 1 1995, Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. Tyson, R. K. & Fugate, R. Q. (eds.). p. 105-115 11 p. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 2534).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

1 Scopus citations

FASTTRAC II near-IR adaptive optics system for the Multiple Mirror Telescope: description and preliminary results

Gray, P. M., Lloyd-Hart, M., Angel, J. R. P., McCarthy, D. W., Sandler, D. G., Martinez, T., Close, L. M., Brusa, G., Bruns, D. G., McLeod, B. A., Ryan, P. T., Groesbeck, T. D., Wittman, D. M. & Jacobsen, B. P., Dec 1 1995, Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. Tyson, R. K. & Fugate, R. Q. (eds.). p. 2-16 15 p. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 2534).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

3 Scopus citations
1994

First light on an edge-matched segmented adaptive mirror at the McMath Telescope

Gleckler, A. D., Angel, J. R. P., McCarthy, D. W., Ulich, B. L., Pflibsen, K. P. & Wizinowich, P. L., 1994, Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. Ealey, M. A. & Merkle, F. (eds.). p. 394-406 13 p. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 2201).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

High-resolution infrared imaging utilizing a tip-tilt secondary mirror

Close, L. M., Wittman, D. M. & McCarthy, D. W., Dec 1 1994, Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. Ealey, M. A. & Merkle, F. (eds.). p. 447-457 11 p. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 2201).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

4 Scopus citations

Preliminary closed-loop results from an adaptive optics system using a sodium resonance guide star

Lloyd-Hart, M., Angel, J. R. P., Jacobsen, B. P., Wittman, D. M., McCarthy, D. W., Kibblewhite, E. J., Carter, B. & Wild, W. J., Dec 1 1994, Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. Ealey, M. A. & Merkle, F. (eds.). p. 364-372 9 p. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 2201).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

4 Scopus citations
1992

High-resolution imaging at the Multiple Mirror Telescope using adaptive optics

Lloyd-Hart, M., Wizinowich, P. L., Wittman, D., Colucci, D., McLeod, B. A., Dekany, R. G., Angel, J. R., McCarthy, D. W., Rieke, M. J. & McCaughrean, M. J., Dec 1 1992, Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. Publ by Int Soc for Optical Engineering, p. 442-452 11 p. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 1688).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

3 Scopus citations
1990

Infrared array camera for interferometry with the cophased Multiple Mirror Telescope

McCarthy, D. W., McLeod, B. A. & Barlow, D., Dec 1 1990, Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. Breckinridge, J. B. (ed.). Publ by Int Soc for Optical Engineering, p. 496-507 12 p. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 1237).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

27 Scopus citations