Standard results from control theory provide a constructive solution to the residual phase variance minimization in classical or multiconjugate adaptive optics. A link is made between this state-space approach and classical linear controllers.
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(010.0010) Atmospheric and oceanic optics : Atmospheric and oceanic optics
(010.1080) Atmospheric and oceanic optics : Active or adaptive optics
(010.1330) Atmospheric and oceanic optics : Atmospheric turbulence
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