Improving LGS sky coverage at gemini north

Julian C. Christou, Brian Walls, Chadwick Trujillo, Richard McDermid, Richard Oram, Matthieu Bec

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We report on work being done to operate the GN Altair LGS AO system using PWFS2 to track (i.e. TT correction) with a guide star at 6'-7' from the LGS target as opposed to an NGS TT star within the Altair FoV (25").

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationImaging and Applied Optics
Subtitle of host publicationOSA Technical Digest
Place of PublicationWashington, DC
PublisherOSA Publishing
Number of pages3
ISBN (Print)9781557529145
Publication statusPublished - 2011
EventAdaptive Optics: Methods, Analysis and Applications - Toronto, Canada
Duration: 10 Jul 201114 Jul 2011


OtherAdaptive Optics: Methods, Analysis and Applications

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