RSAA Colloquia / Seminars / Feast-of-Facts: Friday, 27 February 2015, 14:30-14:40; Duffield Lecture Theatre

Elliott Thorn

"EMCCD noise characterisation and beam expander baseplate vibration analysis"

A raptor photonics EMCCD camera is characterised for noise, defects and dark current. A preliminary vibration analysis of a new beam expander for space debris tracking is conducted.