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Adaptive Optics: Methods, Analysis and Applications
San Jose, California United States
October 13-15, 2009
ISBN: 978-1-55752-878-0
Adaptive Optics Systems I (AOTuA)

CANARY: An On-Sky Laser Guide Star Multiple Object AO Demonstrator

Tim Morris, Zoltan Hubert, Richard Myers, Eric Gendron, Andy Longmore, Gerard Rousset, Gordon Talbot, Thierry Fusco, Nigel Dipper, Fabrice Vidal, David Henry, Damien Gratadour, Tim Butterley, Fanny Chemla, Dani Guzman, Eddy Younger, Aglae Kellerer, Mark Harrison, Michel Marteaud, Deli Geng, Ali Basden, Andres Guesalaga, Colin Dunlop, Stephen Todd, and Colin Dickson


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CANARY is the on-sky LGS MOAO demonstrator for the proposed EAGLE E-ELT instrument. The CANARY design is described here for the initial experimental phases. Simulations of system performance predict an H-band Strehl ratio of 0.27-0.33.

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OCIS Codes
(010.0010) Atmospheric and oceanic optics : Atmospheric and oceanic optics
(010.1080) Atmospheric and oceanic optics : Active or adaptive optics
(120.0120) Instrumentation, measurement, and metrology : Instrumentation, measurement, and metrology
(120.4820) Instrumentation, measurement, and metrology : Optical systems

T. Morris, Z. Hubert, R. Myers, E. Gendron, A. Longmore, G. Rousset, G. Talbot, T. Fusco, N. Dipper, F. Vidal, D. Henry, D. Gratadour, T. Butterley, F. Chemla, D. Guzman, E. Younger, A. Kellerer, M. Harrison, M. Marteaud, D. Geng, A. Basden, A. Guesalaga, C. Dunlop, S. Todd, and C. Dickson, "CANARY: An On-Sky Laser Guide Star Multiple Object AO Demonstrator," in Frontiers in Optics 2009/Laser Science XXV/Fall 2009 OSA Optics & Photonics Technical Digest, OSA Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2009), paper AOTuA5.

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