The osiris-REx laser altimeter

M. Daly, O. Barnouin, C. Johnson, C. Dickinson, T. Haltigin, Dante Lauretta

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


The OSIRIS-REx Laser Altimeter (OLA) is a scanning laser altimeter onboard the NASA mission to the near-Earth asteroid 101955 Bennu. We will describe the operation and unique capabilities of the instrument for an asteroid mission.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationCLEO
Subtitle of host publicationApplications and Technology, CLEO_AT 2017
PublisherOSA - The Optical Society
VolumePart F43-CLEO_AT 2017
ISBN (Print)9781943580279
Publication statusPublished - 2017
EventCLEO: Applications and Technology, CLEO_AT 2017 - San Jose, United States
Duration: May 14 2017May 19 2017


OtherCLEO: Applications and Technology, CLEO_AT 2017
CountryUnited States
CitySan Jose


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Mechanics of Materials

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Daly, M., Barnouin, O., Johnson, C., Dickinson, C., Haltigin, T., & Lauretta, D. (2017). The osiris-REx laser altimeter. In CLEO: Applications and Technology, CLEO_AT 2017 (Vol. Part F43-CLEO_AT 2017). OSA - The Optical Society.