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  • Frontiers in Optics 2004/Laser Science XXII/Diffractive Optics and Micro-Optics/Optical Fabrication and Testing
  • OSA Technical Digest Series (Optica Publishing Group, 2004),
  • paper FThO1
  • https://doi.org/10.1364/FIO.2004.FThO1

Astronomical science with adaptive optics

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In the past five years, astronomical adaptive optics systems have begun operation on the world’s largest ground-based telescopes. This talk discusses the considerable scientific benefits of astronomical adaptive optics, and highlights some of the exciting new scientific results from adaptive optics systems on 8 – 10 meter telescopes.

© 2004 Optical Society of America

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