Raven Calibration

Laurie Pham, Olivier Lardiere & David Andersen
Multi-Object Adaptive Optics (MOAO) is an adaptive optics technique in development for Extremely Large Telescopes and will allow simultaneous observation of up to 20 targets in a several arc-minute field-of- view. Raven is an MOAO pathfinder developed by the Adaptive Optics Laboratory of the University of Victoria, in collaboration with the Herzberg Institute of Astrophysics and the Subaru Telescope. Its goal is to demonstrate that MOAO technical challenges such as open-loop control and calibration are...