Monthly Archives: November 2012

MagAO Commissioning Day 17: Back on Sky With A Fever

The unofficial battle cry of the MagAO project over the last few days has been “More Cowbell!” as we try to get a high-order basis set that keeps our actuators happy. To get the truly amazing image quality that our … Continue reading

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MagAO Commissioning Day 16: Clio and VisAO

Today we worked more on interaction matrices and calibrations during the day. In the evening, Phil and T.J. spent some time optimizing and testing Clio.  Clio got to move to the big computer in the Clay control room for the … Continue reading

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Beautiful Sunsets are So Overrated

And it won’t stop us tonight either! Rest assured that our PI had the foresight to keep the CRO on today, so MagAO commissioning continues unabated. Look how short that post was!

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