Passively stable astrocomb from 550-890-nm for high resolution on-sky spectroscopy

Richard Alexander McCracken, Eric Depagne, Rudolph B. Kuhn, Nicolas A. Erasmus, Lisa Ann Crause, Derryck Telford Reid

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Abstract

A broadband visible astrocomb was implemented on the 10-m Southern African Large Telescope, delivering complete calibration of one channel of its high-resolution spectrograph. The passively stable master comb removed the need for overnight CEO-frequency locking.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationProceedings Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, 2017
PublisherOSA Publishing
ISBN (Print)9781943580279
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2017
EventCLEO: Science and Innovations 2017 - San Jose, United States
Duration: 14 May 201719 May 2017

Conference

ConferenceCLEO: Science and Innovations 2017
Abbreviated titleCLEO: SI 2017
CountryUnited States
CitySan Jose
Period14/05/1719/05/17

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Mechanics of Materials

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    McCracken, R. A., Depagne, E., Kuhn, R. B., Erasmus, N. A., Crause, L. A., & Reid, D. T. (2017). Passively stable astrocomb from 550-890-nm for high resolution on-sky spectroscopy. In Proceedings Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, 2017 [STh3L.6] OSA Publishing. https://doi.org/10.1364/CLEO_SI.2017.STh3L.6