Optical design for the large balloon reector

Cortes Medellin German, Stefan O'dougherty, Christopher Walker, Paul F. Goldsmith, Christopher Groppi, Steve Smith, Pietro Bernasconi

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Abstract

We present the details of the optical design, corrector system, mechanical layout, tolerances, pointing require- ments, and overall performance of the sub-millimeter wavelength Large Balloon Reector telescope (LBR).

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationGround-Based and Airborne Telescopes VI
PublisherSPIE
Volume9906
ISBN (Electronic)9781510601918
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2016
EventGround-Based and Airborne Telescopes VI - Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Duration: Jun 26 2016Jul 1 2016

Other

OtherGround-Based and Airborne Telescopes VI
CountryUnited Kingdom
CityEdinburgh
Period6/26/167/1/16

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Keywords

  • Stratospheric balloon telescope
  • Sub-mm
  • THz optical design

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Condensed Matter Physics
  • Computer Science Applications
  • Applied Mathematics
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering

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German, C. M., O'dougherty, S., Walker, C., Goldsmith, P. F., Groppi, C., Smith, S., & Bernasconi, P. (2016). Optical design for the large balloon reector. In Ground-Based and Airborne Telescopes VI (Vol. 9906). [99061Y] SPIE. https://doi.org/10.1117/12.2233861