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AO Primers

What is AO ? How does it work ?

There are lots of sites around the world that give a good introduction to AO. Among others:

There are also a couple of good monographs on Adaptive Optics. For instance:

  • F.Roddier's edited "Adaptive Optics for Astronomy", Cambridge University Press, 1999
  • J. Hardy, "Adaptive Optics for Astronomical Telescopes", Oxford University Press, 1998