Translator Disclaimer
Paper
11 February 2003 KAOS: Adaptive optics system for the Vacuum Tower Telescope at Teide Observatory
Author Affiliations +
Abstract
We are completing the integration of a solar adaptive optics system KAOS at the 70 cm diameter Vacuum Tower telescope (VTT) on Tenerife. The system is capable to compensate some 30 modes of wavefront aberration with closed-loop bandwidth of about 100 Hz anywhere on the solar disk. We describe the design goals, the main characteristics of KAOS and present a first demonstration of its performance.
© (2003) COPYRIGHT Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE). Downloading of the abstract is permitted for personal use only.
Oskar van der Luehe, Dirk Soltau, Thomas Berkefeld, and Thomas Schelenz "KAOS: Adaptive optics system for the Vacuum Tower Telescope at Teide Observatory", Proc. SPIE 4853, Innovative Telescopes and Instrumentation for Solar Astrophysics, (11 February 2003); https://doi.org/10.1117/12.498659
PROCEEDINGS
7 PAGES


SHARE
Advertisement
Advertisement
RELATED CONTENT

Euro50
Proceedings of SPIE (July 07 2004)
Development of new concepts to minimize the impact of fast...
Proceedings of SPIE (September 13 2012)
ShaneAO an enhanced adaptive optics and IR imaging system...
Proceedings of SPIE (September 13 2012)

Back to Top