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Turbulence and wind speed profiles for simulating the TMT AO performances

Travouillon, T. and Schöck, M. and Els, S. G. and Riddle, R. and Skidmore, W. and Ellerbroek, B. and Herriot, G. (2009) Turbulence and wind speed profiles for simulating the TMT AO performances. In: 1st AO4ELT Conference - Adaptive Optics for Extremely Large Telescopes. EDP Sciences , Art. No. 03001. ISBN 978-2-7598-0496-2.

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The site testing campaign of the Thirty Meter Telescope gathered an extensive amount of turbulence profiles. This data is modeled to describe the statistical characteristics of each site and act as "standard atmospheres" for use in AO simulations.

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Additional Information:© 2010 Owned by the authors, published by EDP Sciences. This is an Open Access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any noncommercial medium, provided the original work is properly cited. Published online: 24 February 2010.
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Official Citation:Turbulence and wind sp eed profiles for simulating the TMT AO p erformances T. Travouillon, M. Schöck, S.G. Els, R. Riddle, W. Skidmore, B. Ellerbroek and G. Herriot 03001 (2010) DOI: 10.1051/ao4elt/201003001
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