Published UnISIS Papers

  1. UnISIS: Laser Guide Star and Natural Guide Star Adaptive Optics System, L.A. Thompson, S.W. Teare, Y.-H. Xiong, R.M. Castle, A. Chakraborty, R.A. Gruendl, and R.W. Leach 2009. PASP, vol. 121, p. 498.
  2. Progress with UnISIS: a Rayleigh Laser Guide Star System, L.A. Thompson, S.W. Teare, Y.-H. Xiong, A. Chakraborty and R. Gruendl 2004, in Advances in Adaptive Optics, Proceedings of SPIE, vol. 5490, p. 90.
  3. Embedded Controller-based Image Stabilizer, S.W. Teare, D. Lamppa, A. Sugimoto, J. Yates, H. Xiao and L.A. Thompson 2004, BAAS, vol. 204, p. 1004.
  4. Observations with UnISIS at Mt. Wilson Observatory, L.A. Thompson, S.W. Teare, Y.-H. Xiong and R. Gruendl 2003, in Astronomical Adaptive Optics Systems and Technology, Proceedings of SPIE, vol. 5169, p. 11.
  5. UnISIS Adaptive Optics System Update, L.A. Thompson, S.W. Teare, C.R. Neyman and D.G. Sandler 2002, in Adaptive Optics System Technologies II, Proceedings of SPIE, vol. 4839, 44.
  6. Rayleigh Laser Guide Star Systems: UnISIS Bow-Tie Shutter and CCD39 Wavefront Camera, L.A. Thompson, S.W. Teare, S.L. Crawford, R.W. Leach 2002. PASP, vol. 114, p. 1143.
  7. Rayleigh Laser Guide Star Systems: Application to the University of Illinois Seeing Improvement System, L.A. Thompson and S.W. Teare 2002. PASP, vol. 114, p.1029
  8. Long Term Periodic Behavior in the Subarcsecond Seeing at Mount Wilson Observatory, S.W. Teare and L.A. Thompson 2002. PASP, vol. 114, p. 125.
  9. Eight Decades of Astronomical Seeing Measurements at the Mount Wilson Observatory, S.W. Teare, L.A. Thompson, M.C. Gino and K.A. Palmer 2000. PASP, vol. 112, p. 1496.
  10. The Night Sky Brightness at Mt. Wilson Observatory, S.W. Teare 2000. Observatory, vol. 120, p. 38.
  11. Update on UnISIS Project, L.A. Thompson, R.R. Castle, S.W. Teare, P.R. McCullough, and S. Crawford 1998, in Adaptive Optical System Technologies, Proceedings of SPIE, vol. 3353, p. 282.
  12. Laser Beacon System Desing for UnISIS, L.A. Thompson and Y.-H. Xiong 1995. in Adaptive Optical Systems and Applications, Proceedings of SPIE, vol. 2534, p. 38.
  13. Adaptive Optics in Astronomy, L.A. Thompson 1994. Physics Today, December 1994, p. 24.
  14. Over-view of UnISIS Design Considerations, L.A. Thompson 1994, in Adaptive Optics In Astronomy, Proceedings of SPIE, vol. 2201, p. 1074.