Mapping distortion correction for GMT interferometric test

P. Zhou, H. M. Martin, C. Zhao, J. H. Burge

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Abstract

The interferometric test for the 8.4m off-axis segment of the GMT primary mirror uses a complex null corrector that introduces a large amount of mapping distortion. This paper discusses the mapping correction for this test.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationOptical Fabrication and Testing, OFT 2012
StatePublished - Dec 1 2012
EventOptical Fabrication and Testing, OFT 2012 - Monterey, CA, United States
Duration: Jun 24 2012Jun 28 2012

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701

Other

OtherOptical Fabrication and Testing, OFT 2012
CountryUnited States
CityMonterey, CA
Period6/24/126/28/12

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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    Zhou, P., Martin, H. M., Zhao, C., & Burge, J. H. (2012). Mapping distortion correction for GMT interferometric test. In Optical Fabrication and Testing, OFT 2012 (Optics InfoBase Conference Papers).