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Design and testing of a cryogenic image slicing IFU for UKIRT and NGST
Author(s): Martyn Wells; Peter R. Hastings; Suzanne K. Ramsay-Howat
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Paper Abstract

We present her the opto-mechanical design of an image slicer with reference to designs for a deployable IFU for UIST and two mid-IR IFUs for NGST. Particular attention is paid to how the design achieves a number of goals required of an IFU working in an astronomical IR instrument.

Paper Details

Date Published: 16 August 2000
PDF: 12 pages
Proc. SPIE 4008, Optical and IR Telescope Instrumentation and Detectors, (16 August 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.395440
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Martyn Wells, Royal Observatory Edinburgh (United Kingdom)
Peter R. Hastings, Royal Observatory Edinburgh (United Kingdom)
Suzanne K. Ramsay-Howat, Royal Observatory Edinburgh (United Kingdom)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 4008:
Optical and IR Telescope Instrumentation and Detectors
Masanori Iye; Alan F. M. Moorwood, Editor(s)

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