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Toptica Provides Lasers for Telescope's Adaptive Optics System

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The European Southern Observatory (ESO) has signed an agreement with Toptica Photonics AG for the production of lasers to be used in the observatory’s Extremely Large Telescope (ELT) adaptive optics system. Toptica, in partnership with MPB Communications Inc., a Canadian optical link provider, will build at least four laser sources for the ELT, helping the telescope to achieve unprecedented spatial resolution for an optical/IR ground-based telescope. The ELT is scheduled to see first light in 2024. The laser system for the adaptive optics system on the ELT will be based on...Read full article

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