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APPLICATIONS-CENTERED RESEARCH IN OPTICS

  • Editor: Glenn D. Boreman
  • Vol. 44, Iss. 28 — Oct. 1, 2005
  • pp: 5855–5858

Millimeter wave reimaging optics for the 100 m Green Bank telescope

Simon Dickerb and Mark Devlin  »View Author Affiliations


Applied Optics, Vol. 44, Issue 28, pp. 5855-5858 (2005)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/AO.44.005855


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Abstract

Large bolometer arrays capable of operating at millimeter wavelengths are being built for astronomical use. For optimal sensitivity, high-quality optics with wide fields of view are needed. We report on the design of reimaging optics for use on the 100-m Green Bank telescope with a 64-element bolometer array.

© 2005 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(040.1240) Detectors : Arrays
(080.2740) Geometric optics : Geometric optical design
(350.1260) Other areas of optics : Astronomical optics

ToC Category:
Geometric optics

History
Original Manuscript: February 9, 2005
Revised Manuscript: May 3, 2005
Manuscript Accepted: May 6, 2005
Published: October 1, 2005

Citation
Simon Dickerb and Mark Devlin, "Millimeter wave reimaging optics for the 100 m Green Bank telescope," Appl. Opt. 44, 5855-5858 (2005)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ao/abstract.cfm?URI=ao-44-28-5855


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