Tomas Chylek
at TMT
SPIE Involvement:
Area of Expertise:
Opto-Mechanical and Precision Engineering , Large Optics Support Systems , 3D modeling, FEA, CFD Analysis , Astronomical Telescope Design , Project and Contract Management , Structural Design and Analysis
Profile Summary

Senior Opto-Mechanical Engineer Thirty Meter Telescope , Pasadena

* Telescope Mechanical Engineer at Giant Magellan Telescope,Pasadena

* Opto-Mechanical Engineer at Lowell Observatory, 4.3m Discovery Channel Telescope, Arizona

* Senior Mechanical Engineer at Joint Astronomy Centre, United Kingdom Infrared Telescope (UKIRT), JCMT Telescope, Mauna Kea, Hawaii

* Mechanical Engineer at Velan Inc., Montreal, Canada

Publications (14)

Proceedings Article | 6 July 2018 Paper
Proc. SPIE. 10702, Ground-based and Airborne Instrumentation for Astronomy VII
KEYWORDS: Telescopes, Mirrors, Spectrographs, Prisms, Electronics, Reflection, Cameras, Sensors, Coating, Optical benches

Proceedings Article | 22 July 2014 Paper
Proc. SPIE. 9145, Ground-based and Airborne Telescopes V
KEYWORDS: Actuators, Telescopes, Mirrors, Image segmentation, Wavefront sensors, Adaptive optics, Control systems, Space telescopes, Finite element methods, Optical instrument design

Proceedings Article | 17 September 2012 Paper
Proc. SPIE. 8444, Ground-based and Airborne Telescopes IV
KEYWORDS: Monochromatic aberrations, Telescopes, Optical filters, Mirrors, Stars, Cameras, Wavefront sensors, Wavefronts, CCD cameras, Assembly equipment

Proceedings Article | 17 September 2012 Paper
Proc. SPIE. 8444, Ground-based and Airborne Telescopes IV
KEYWORDS: Observatories, Telescopes, Mirrors, Data modeling, Wavefront sensors, Adaptive optics, Control systems, Image quality, Space telescopes, Active optics

Proceedings Article | 28 July 2010 Paper
Proc. SPIE. 7733, Ground-based and Airborne Telescopes III
KEYWORDS: Observatories, Telescopes, Mirrors, Cameras, Interfaces, Adaptive optics, Control systems, Optical fabrication, Domes, Software development

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Conference Committee Involvement (4)
Keck I Deployable Tertiary Detailed Design Review
7 March 2016 |
Keck I PDR Review
24 October 2014 |
Large Synoptic Survey telescope M2 System Requirements & Design Review
8 February 2012 |
UK Wide Field Camera Mechanical Interface and handling review
22 November 2001 |
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