2006 interferometry imaging beauty contest

Peter R. Lawson*, William D. Cotton, Christian A. Hummel, Fabien Baron, John S. Young, Stefan Kraus, Karl Heinz Hofmann, Gerd P. Weigelt, Michael Ireland, John D. Monnier, Eric Thiebaut, Sridharan Rengaswamy, Olivier Chesneau

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Abstract

We present a formal comparison of the performance of algorithms used for synthesis imaging with optical/infrared long-baseline interferometers. Five different algorithms are evaluated based on their performance with simulated test data. Each set of test data is formatted in the OI-FITS format. The data are calibrated power spectra and bispectra measured with an array intended to be typical of existing imaging interferometers. The strengths and limitations of each algorithm are discussed.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationAdvances in Stellar Interferometry
Place of PublicationBellingham, Wash.
PublisherSPIE
Pages1-12
Number of pages12
Volume6268 I
ISBN (Print)0819463337, 9780819463333
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2006
Externally publishedYes
EventAdvances in Stellar Interferometry - Orlando, FL, United States
Duration: 25 May 200630 May 2006

Other

OtherAdvances in Stellar Interferometry
CountryUnited States
CityOrlando, FL
Period25/05/0630/05/06

Keywords

  • Aperture synthesis
  • Astronomical software
  • Closure phase
  • Imaging
  • Infrared
  • Interferometry
  • Optical

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    Lawson, P. R., Cotton, W. D., Hummel, C. A., Baron, F., Young, J. S., Kraus, S., ... Chesneau, O. (2006). 2006 interferometry imaging beauty contest. In Advances in Stellar Interferometry (Vol. 6268 I, pp. 1-12). [62681U] Bellingham, Wash.: SPIE. https://doi.org/10.1117/12.670409