Emerging technology for astronomical optics metrology

Isaac Trumper, Buell T. Jannuzi, Dae Wook Kim

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Next generation astronomical optics will enable science discoveries across all fields and impact the way we perceive the Universe in which we live. To build these systems, optical metrology tools have been developed that push the boundary of what is possible. We present a summary of a few key metrology technologies that we believe are critical for the coming generation of optical surfaces.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)22-31
Number of pages10
JournalOptics and Lasers in Engineering
StatePublished - May 2018


  • Astronomical optics
  • Instrumentation
  • Metrology
  • Optical testing

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering


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