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21 February 2007 Orthogonal transfer arrays for the Pan-STARRS gigapixel camera
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Recent development efforts on the orthogonal transfer array (OTA) for the Pan-STARRS gigapixel camera 1 (GPC1) are described. A redesign of the prototype OTAs has been completed, and fabrication and packaging of the devices for the GPC1 are nearly complete. We briefly review the final design features and the resolution of the performance issues that arose in the first prototype devices. We then describe the packaging of the device and the challenges arising in achieving the necessary flatness at the device operating temperature. Plans and schedule for deploying focal-plane arrays of these devices are described.
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Barry E. Burke, John L. Tonry, Michael J. Cooper, Peter E. Doherty, Andrew H. Loomis, Douglas J. Young, Thomas A. Lind, Peter Onaka, Deborah J. Landers, Peter J. Daniels, and John L. Daneu "Orthogonal transfer arrays for the Pan-STARRS gigapixel camera", Proc. SPIE 6501, Sensors, Cameras, and Systems for Scientific/Industrial Applications VIII, 650107 (21 February 2007); https://doi.org/10.1117/12.724452
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