Accession Number : ADA086089


Title :   High Bandwidth, Fine Resolution Deformable Mirror Design.


Descriptive Note : Final rept.,


Corporate Author : ITEK CORP LEXINGTON MASS OPTICAL SYSTEMS DIV


Personal Author(s) : Aldrich,Ralph E ; Everson,Jeffrey H ; Albertinetti,Nedo P


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a086089.pdf


Report Date : Mar 1980


Pagination or Media Count : 80


Abstract : This report describes the design, fabrication and testing of five candidate actuator types to achieve a deformable mirror capable of 6 microns dilatation at 1.5 kV. The actuator types are the coherent stack, bimorph, tube, multilayer and the honeycomb.


Descriptors :   *MIRRORS , *DEFORMATION , *PIEZOELECTRIC TRANSDUCERS , ZIRCONIUM COMPOUNDS , LASERS , HIGH RESOLUTION , BROADBAND , LEAD COMPOUNDS , ACTUATORS , INFRARED EQUIPMENT , TITANATES


Subject Categories : Lasers and Masers
      Electricity and Magnetism
      Optics


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE