Hubble Space Telescope

Application ID: 67351

The Hubble Space Telescope (HST) is an example of a standard Cassegrain telescope. The Conic Mirror On Axis 3D part from the COMSOL part library is used to construct the HST Ritchey-Chretien geometry. Multiple release features are used to generate on and off-axis ray and spot diagrams.

This model example illustrates applications of this type that would nominally be built using the following products: