RTC4AO4 : workshop on real-time control for adaptive optics (4th edition)

from Monday, 19 December 2016 (09:30) to Wednesday, 21 December 2016 (17:00)
Observatoire de Paris (Salle du conseil)

        : Sessions
    /     : Talks
        : Breaks
19 Dec 2016
20 Dec 2016
21 Dec 2016
AM
10:00
Welcome - Damien Gratadour (until 10:30) (Salle du conseil)
10:30 High Performance Linear Algebra - Dr Hatem Ltaief (KAUST)   (Salle du conseil)
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11:00
Simulations (until 12:55) (Salle du conseil)
11:05 COMPASS status update and new developments - Florian Ferreira (LESIA, Observatoire de Paris)   (Salle du conseil)
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11:30 Real-time Simulation for Adaptive Optics Real-time Control System Development - Andrew Reeves (University of Durham)   (Salle du conseil)
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11:55 Simulations of using a Laser Guide Star to measure the wavefront in the context of optical communications. - Mrs Noelia Martínez (Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (IAC))   (Salle du conseil)
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12:20 AO simulations for pyramid wavefront sensing on the e-elt - Sebastien Durand (LESIA, Observatoire de Paris)   (Salle du conseil)
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10:00 Performance portability in High Performance Computing - Mr Pierre Kestener (CEA / Maison de la Simulation)   (Salle du conseil)
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10:35
New Algorithms (until 12:35) (Salle du conseil)
10:35 Parallelization of an LQG TT controller for the GeMS RTC - Prof. Caroline Kulcsar (Institut d'Optique Graduate School)   (Salle du conseil)
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11:00 On-sky tests of CuReD and HWR (fast wavefront reconstructors) with CANARY - Urban Bitenc (University of Durham)   (Salle du conseil)
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11:25 --- Coffee break ---
11:45 Efficient supervision strategies for tomographic AO systems on the E-ELT - Nicolas Doucet (LESIA, Observatoire de Paris)   (Salle du conseil)
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12:10 Atmospheric characterisation with AO telemetry for RTC optimisation - Dr James Osborn (University of Durham)   (Salle du conseil)
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10:00 What's new @ NVIDIA - Mr François Courteille (NVIDIA)   (Salle du conseil)
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10:30
New Hardware Trends (until 11:40) (Salle du conseil)
10:30 A GPU based RTC for E-ELT Adaptive optics: RTC prototype - Julien Bernard (LESIA, Observatoire de Paris)   (Salle du conseil)
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10:55 A GPU based RTC for E-ELT Adaptive optics: addressing the latency / jitter constraints - Maxime Lainé (LESIA, Observatoire de Paris)   (Salle du conseil)
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11:20 --- Coffee break ---
11:40 FPGA solutions for AO RTC - Dr Roberto Biasi (Microgate)   (Salle du conseil)
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PM
14:00 What's new @Intel - Mr Philippe Thierry (INTEL)   (Salle du conseil)
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14:35
Current and future AO systems (until 16:35) (Salle du conseil)
14:35 The NFIRAOS Real-Time Controller - Mr Malcolm Smith (NRC)   (Salle du conseil)
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15:00 Scientific requirements and dimensioning for the MICADO MAORY-SCAO RTC - Mr Arnaud Sevin (LESIA / Observatoire de Paris)   (Salle du conseil)
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15:25 --- Coffee break ---
15:45 The RTC for METIS SCAO - Dr Thomas Bertram (Max-Planck-Institute for Astronomy, Heidelberg)   (Salle du conseil)
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16:10 Status update on the Green Flash project - Damien Gratadour   (Salle du conseil)
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16:35
General discussion -Mr Arnaud Sevin (LESIA / Observatoire de Paris) (until 17:35) (Salle du conseil)
14:00 Lessons Learnt from SPARTA, an operational perspective - Mr Marcos Suarez Valles (ESO)   (Salle du conseil)
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14:35
New Hardware Trends (until 16:35) (Salle du conseil)
14:35 The research program at Durham University on real-time control - Dr Nigel Dipper (Durham University)   (Salle du conseil)
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15:00 Building a smart interconnect strategy - Damien Gratadour (LESIA, Observatoire de Paris)   (Salle du conseil)
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15:25 --- Coffee break ---
15:45 Performance of ELT-size AO RTC on GPUs within the framework of DARC - Urban Bitenc (Research Associate)   (Salle du conseil)
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16:10 ELT-scale real-time control on a Xeon Phi - Mr David Jenkins (Durham University)   (Salle du conseil)
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16:35 What's new @IBM - Laurent Vanel (IBM)   (Salle du conseil)
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17:10
General discussion -Mr Arnaud Sevin (LESIA / Observatoire de Paris) (until 18:00) (Salle du conseil)
13:30
New components (until 14:20) (Salle du conseil)
14:00 Suitability of ALPAO deformable mirrors for open-loop control - Urban Bitenc (Research Associate)   (Salle du conseil)
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14:15
General discussion - Damien Gratadour (until 15:30) (Salle du conseil)