Novel architecture of deformable mirror is presented. The monomorph mirror presents the advantage of avoiding high-spatial frequency on the residual wavefront enabling propagation without energy modulation. The residual wavefront at rest is 3.4 nm rms.
© 2008 Optical Society of America
(140.0140) Lasers and laser optics : Lasers and laser optics
(140.7090) Lasers and laser optics : Ultrafast lasers
(220.0220) Optical design and fabrication : Optical design and fabrication
(220.1080) Optical design and fabrication : Active or adaptive optics
G. Cheriaux, F. Burgy, J. C. Sinquin, J. M. Lurçon, and C. Guillemard, "Monomorph Large Aperture Adaptive Optics for High Peak-Power Femtosecond Lasers," in Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics/Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference and Photonic Applications Systems Technologies, OSA Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2008), paper JTuA49.