82 TA1505 The 12 papers in this collection were presented at the Smart and Adaptive Optics symposium of the CIMTEC 2012 Fourth International Conference on Smart Materials, Structures, and Systems held in Montecatini Terme, Italy in June 2012.
What does AO stand for?
AO stands for Adaptive Optics
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- ACCS (Army Command and Control System) OSI (Operator System Interface)
- Acousto Optics
- Acquisition Objective
- Acridine Orange
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- Action Officer
- Action Oriented
- Active Optical
- Adaptive Onestep (IEEE)
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Alfredo Dubra, assistant professor of ophthalmology and biophysics and primary investigator of the grant, will use adaptive optics to take high-resolution images that allow visualization of individual cells in living eyes.
The Adaptive Optics Revolution: A History by Robert W.
The Ohio native spent his career conducting research on the physics of propagation of light through atmospheric turbulence and a technique called laser guidestar adaptive optics that corrects distortion caused by the atmosphere.
Astronomers at the European Southern Observatory's Very Large Telescope in Chile first detected the planet candidate with infrared observations using adaptive optics to sharpen their view.
Researchers hope the sophisticated adaptive optics system will save the sight of patients in the future.
Astronomers credit the Keck telescope's adaptive optics with its success at pinpointing the Io eruption.