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Maunakea spectroscopic explorer advancing from conceptual design
Author(s): Kei Szeto; Doug Simons; Steven Bauman; Alexis Hill; Nicolas Flagey; Alan McConnachie ; Shan Mignot; Richard Murowinski
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Paper Abstract

The Maunakea Spectroscopic Explorer (MSE) project has completed its Conceptual Design Phase. This paper is a status report of the MSE project regarding its technical and programmatic progress. The technical status includes its conceptual design and system performance, and highlights findings and recommendations from the System and various subsystems design reviews. The programmatic status includes the project organization and management plan for the Preliminary Design Phase. In addition, this paper provides the latest information related to the permitting process for Maunakea construction.

Paper Details

Date Published: 6 July 2018
PDF: 15 pages
Proc. SPIE 10700, Ground-based and Airborne Telescopes VII, 107001N (6 July 2018); doi: 10.1117/12.2314067
Show Author Affiliations
Kei Szeto, CFHT Corp. (United States)
Doug Simons, CFHT Corp. (United States)
Steven Bauman, CFHT Corp. (United States)
Alexis Hill, CFHT Corp. (United States)
Nicolas Flagey, CFHT Corp. (United States)
Alan McConnachie , National Research Council Canada (Canada)
NRC - Herzberg Astronomy & Astrophysics (Canada)
Shan Mignot, GEPI, Observatoire de Paris, PSL Research Univ., CNRS, Univ. Paris Diderot (France)
Richard Murowinski, CFHT Corp. (United States)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 10700:
Ground-based and Airborne Telescopes VII
Heather K. Marshall; Jason Spyromilio, Editor(s)

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