The osiris-REx laser altimeter

M. Daly, O. Barnouin, C. Johnson, C. Dickinson, T. Haltigin, D. Lauretta

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution


The OSIRIS-REx Laser Altimeter (OLA) is a scanning laser altimeter onboard the NASA mission to the near-Earth asteroid 101955 Bennu. We will describe the operation and unique capabilities of the instrument for an asteroid mission.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationCLEO
Subtitle of host publicationApplications and Technology, CLEO_AT 2017
PublisherOptica Publishing Group (formerly OSA)
ISBN (Print)9781943580279
StatePublished - 2017
EventCLEO: Applications and Technology, CLEO_AT 2017 - San Jose, United States
Duration: May 14 2017May 19 2017

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
VolumePart F43-CLEO_AT 2017
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701


OtherCLEO: Applications and Technology, CLEO_AT 2017
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CitySan Jose

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Mechanics of Materials


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