The evolution of mirrors for imaging from space, By Gary Matthews of Exelis

Curious about how the satellite images we see on television, weather forecasts, google maps, and other satelitte imaging?

SPIE.org : SPIE Newsroom : Gary Matthews: The evolution of mirrors for imaging from space.

Gary Matthews explains the evolution of space grade mirrors and their technology on SPIE TV. SPIE is the Society of Photonics and Instrumentation Engineers, and their much anticipated Photonics West begins February 1.

Optical Design & Engineering

Gary Matthews: The evolution of mirrors for imaging from space

Key components for many of earth-observation satellites and the major ground- and space-based telescopes have been designed and manufactured by Exelis.

16 January 2014, SPIE Newsroom. DOI: 10.1117/2.3201401.01

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