Dr. A.J. Eldorado Riggs
Optical Engineer at Jet Propulsion Lab
SPIE Involvement:
Area of Expertise:
high contrast imaging , wavefront control , Fourier optics , wavefront estimation , coronagraphy , exoplanets
Profile Summary

A J Eldorado Riggs is an optical engineer at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory. He received his PhD in mechanical and aerospace engineering from Princeton University in 2016, and his bachelor's degree in physics and mechanical engineering from Yale University in 2011. His research interests include wavefront estimation and control, deformable mirrors, and coronagraph design for exoplanet imaging. He currently works on coronagraph design and coronagraphic wavefront correction for the WFIRST Coronagraph Instrument.
Publications (61)

SPIE Journal Paper | 7 October 2020
JATIS Vol. 6 Issue 04

SPIE Journal Paper | 7 October 2020
JATIS Vol. 6 Issue 04

SPIE Journal Paper | 16 September 2020
JATIS Vol. 6 Issue 03

SPIE Journal Paper | 23 October 2019
JATIS Vol. 5 Issue 04
KEYWORDS: Coronagraphy, Single mode fibers, Spectrographs, Astronomical imaging, Wavefronts, Stars, Monochromatic aberrations, Signal to noise ratio, Telescopes, Device simulation

Proceedings Article | 13 September 2019 Paper
Proc. SPIE. 11117, Techniques and Instrumentation for Detection of Exoplanets IX
KEYWORDS: Dispersion, Coronagraphy, Tolerancing

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