John W. Hardy

  • Year:

    1992

  • Subject:

    Physics

  • Award:

    Michelson

  • Citation:

    For development of the real-time atmospheric corrector.

John W. Hardy is an electrical engineering graduate of the University of London. His work includes research on image processing techniques and electro-optical systems. In 1972 he developed the first successful image-compensation system using adaptive optics and pioneered the application of these techniques to both astronomical imaging and laser systems.

Information as of 1992