Noah Schwartz

Noah Schwartz

Adaptive Optics Engineer/Scientist, UK ATC

Currently employed at UK Astronomy Technology Centre

Previous: Observatoire de Paris - LESIA, Ecole Supérieure D'Ingénieurs En Electronique Et Electrotechnique, ONERA, Observatoire de Paris


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    Professional interests in: adaptive optics, medical imaging, wavefront sensing, deformable mirrors, laser applications, astronomy, free-space optics, AO real-time control, AO applications, Monte-Carlo Simulations, astronomy instrumentation, co-phasing...


Adaptive Optics Engineer/Scientist

At UK Astronomy Technology Centre

From September 2010 to Present
Adaptive Optics systems Engineer/Scientist


At Observatoire de Paris - LESIA

From January 2010 to August 2010
Adaptive optics real-time calculator design, development, integration and test for three-dimensional human retinal imaging.



From November 2006 to December 2009
Precompensation of atmospheric turbulence effects by adaptive optics: application to free-space optics. Effects of atmospheric turbulence, on long distance endo-atmospheric propagation (over a few miles), can be seriously detrimental to free-space optical communications (FSO). The field of the...
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Research engineer

At Observatoire de Paris

From September 2005 to October 2006
Development of software tools for the ground segment of the space mission CoRot (stellar seismology and extrasolar planets detection).


  • Adaptive Optics
  • IDL
  • Matlab
  • Optics

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  • Adaptive Optics
  • Research
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Tennis