Technical Reports

Synopses of technical reports in Optomechanics

Below are technical reports organized by category, along with their summary and evaluations, prepared by students.

General Optomechanics and Optical systems

Freeform Optics

Tolerancing and Specification of Optical components

Precision mechanics – kinematics

Precision mechanics – stages, flexures


Mirror mounting

Lens mounting

Mounting other optical components

Adhesives and elastomers

Advanced materials

Thermal effects

Structures and optical benches

Assembly and alignment

Modeling of optomechanics

Micro optics

Line of sight control, scanning, derotation

Optomechanics in optical systems

Optical Design

Optical Fabraication

Shock and vibration


Dimensional stability

Stray light/baffling