Efficient photonic reformatting of stellar light for high precision spectroscopy

David G. MacLachlan, R. J. Harris, Itandehui Gris-Sanchez, T. J. Morris, Debaditya Choudhury, E. Gendron, A. G. Basden, I. Spaleniak, A. Arriola, T. A. Birks, J. R. Allington-Smith, R. R. Thomson

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We present the hybrid reformatter, a device combining a multicore fiber photonic lantern with an ultrafast laser inscribed waveguide interconnect to efficiently reformat a seeing-limited telescope point spread function into a diffraction-limited pseudo-slit.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationCLEO: Applications and Technology 2016
Subtitle of host publicationTechnical Digest
Place of PublicationWashington, DC
PublisherOSA Publishing
Number of pages2
ISBN (Electronic)9781943580118
Publication statusPublished - 2016
Externally publishedYes
EventConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO) - San Jose, United States
Duration: 5 Jun 201610 Jun 2016

Publication series

NameConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics
ISSN (Print)2160-9020


ConferenceConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO)
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CitySan Jose


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