Austin Convention Center
Austin, Texas, United States
10 - 15 June 2018
Conference 10702
Ground-based and Airborne Instrumentation for Astronomy VII
Sunday - Thursday 10 - 14 June 2018
Conference
Committee
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Conference Chairs
  • Christopher J. Evans, UK Astronomy Technology Ctr. (United Kingdom)
  • Luc Simard, NRC - Herzberg Astronomy & Astrophysics (Canada), Thirty Meter Telescope (United States)
  • Hideki Takami, National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (Japan)

Program Committee
  • Rebecca A. Bernstein, Carnegie Obervatories (United States), GMTO Corp. (United States)
  • Julia J. Bryant, The Univ. of Sydney (Australia), Austrailian Astronomical Observatory (Australia)
  • Armando Gil de Paz, Univ. Complutense de Madrid (Spain)

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  • James E. Larkin, Univ. of California, Los Angeles (United States)
  • Kentaro Motohara, The Univ. of Tokyo (Japan)
  • Livia Origlia, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Bologna (Italy)
  • Rolf Schlichmaier, Kiepenheuer-Institut für Sonnenphysik (Germany)
  • Erin C. Smith, NASA Ames Research Ctr. (United States)
  • Joël R. D. Vernet, European Southern Observatory (Germany)

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Session 1:
Observatory Overviews
Sunday 10 June 2018
9:00 AM - 12:10 PM
Location: CC Level 1, Ballroom C
Session Chair:
Christopher J. Evans, UK Astronomy Technology Ctr. (United Kingdom)
Breaking the limits: early science with the GRAVITY interferometer (Invited Paper)
Paper 10702-1
Time: 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM
Author(s): Frank Eisenhauer, Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany); Roberto Abuter, Matteo Accardo, European Southern Observatory Germany (Germany); António Amorim, Centro Multidisciplinar de Astrofísica,  CENTRA (SIM), FCUL and FEUP (Portugal); Narsireddy Anugu, Ctr. Multidisciplinar de Astrofísica (Portugal); Gerardo Ávila, European Southern Observatory Germany (Germany); Myriam Benisty, Univ. Grenoble Alpes, IPAG (France); Jean-Philippe Berger, Univ. Grenoble Alpes (France); Nicolas Blind, Observatoire de Genève, Université de Genève (Switzerland); Henri Bonnet, Pierre Bourget, European Southern Observatory Germany (Germany); Wolfgang Brandner, Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie (Germany); Roland Brast, European Southern Observatory Germany (Germany); Alexander Buron, Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany); Frédéric Cassaing, ONERA, The French Aerospace Lab (France); Frédéric Chapron, Élodie Choquet, Yann Clénet, Claude Collin, Vincent Coudé du Foresto, Observatoire de Paris, LESIA (France); Willem-Jan de Wit, European Southern Observatory Germany (Germany); Tim de Zeeuw, Casey Deen, Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany); Françoise Delplancke-Ströbele, European Southern Observatory (Germany); Roderick Dembet, Observatoire de Paris, LESIA (France); Frédéric Derie, European Southern Observatory Germany (Germany); Jason Dexter, Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany); Gilles Duvert, Univ. Grenoble Alpes, IPAG (France); Monica Ebert, Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie (Germany); Andreas Eckart, I. Physikalisches Institut, Universität zu Köln (Germany); Michael Esselborn, European Southern Observatory Germany (Germany); Pierre Fédou, Observatoire de Paris, LESIA (France); Gert Finger, European Southern Observatory Germany (Germany); Paulo Garcia, Centro Multidisciplinar de Astrofísica,  CENTRA (SIM), FCUL and FEUP, Portugal (Portugal); Cesar Enrique Garcia Dabo, European Southern Observatory (Germany); Rebecca García López, Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie (Germany); Feng Gao, Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany); Eric Gendron, Observatoire de Paris (France); Reinhard Genzel, Stefan Gillessen, Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany); Frédéric Gonté, European Southern Observatory Germany (Germany); Paulo Gordo, Centro Multidisciplinar de Astrofísica,  CENTRA (SIM), FCUL and FEUP, Portugal (Portugal); Marion Grould, Observatoire de Paris, LESIA (France); Ulrich Grözinger, Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie (Germany); Sylvain Guieu, Univ. Grenoble Alpes, IPAG, France (France); Pierre Haguenauer, European Southern Observatory (Germany); Oliver Hans, Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany); Xavier Haubois, European Southern Observatory Germany (Germany); Marcus Haug, Frank Haussmann, Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany); Thomas Henning, Stefan Hippler, Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie (Germany); Matthew Horrobin, I. Physikalisches Institut, Universität zu Köln (Germany); Armin Huber, Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie (Germany); Zoltan Hubert, Observatoire de Paris, LESIA (France); Norbert Hubin, Christian Hummel, Gerd Jakob, European Southern Observatory Germany (Germany); Alejandra Jimenez-Rosales, Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany); Lieselotte Jochum, European Southern Observatory Germany (Germany); Laurent Jocou, Univ. Grenoble Alpes, IPAG (France); Martina Karl, Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany); Andreas Kaufer, European Southern Observatory Germany (Germany); Stefan Kellner, Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany); Sarah Kendrew, European Space Agency (United States); Lothar Kern, European Southern Observatory Germany (Germany); Pierre Kervella, Observatoire de Paris, LESIA (France); Mario Kiekebusch, European Southern Observatory Germany (Germany); Ralf Klein, Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie (Germany); Johann Kolb, European Southern Observatory Germany (Germany); Martin Kulas, Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie (Germany); Sylvestre Lacour, Vincent Lapeyrère, Observatoire de Paris, LESIA (France); Bernard Lazareff, Jean-Baptiste Le Bouquin, Univ. Grenoble Alpes, IPAG (France); Pierre Léna, Observatoire de Paris, LESIA (France); Rainer Lenzen, Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie (Germany); Samuel Lévêque, European Southern Observatory Germany (Germany); Magdalena Lippa, Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany); Yves Magnard, Univ. Grenoble Alpes, IPAG (France); Leander Mehrgan, European Southern Observatory Germany (Germany); Marcus Mellein, Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie (Germany); Antoine Mérand, European Southern Observatory Germany (Germany); Javier Moreno Ventas, Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie (Germany); Thibaut Moulin, Univ. Grenoble Alpes, IPAG (France); Eric Müller, Friedrich Müller, Udo Neumann, Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie (Germany); Sylvain Oberti, European Southern Observatory Germany (Germany); Thomas Ott, Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany); Laurent Pallanca, European Southern Observatory Germany (Germany); Johana Panduro, Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie (Germany); Luca Pasquini, European Southern Observatory Germany (Germany); Thibaut Paumard, Observatoire de Paris, LESIA (France); Isabelle Percheron, European Southern Observatory Germany (Germany); Karine Perraut, Univ. Grenoble Alpes, IPAG (France); Guy Perrin, Observatoire de Paris, LESIA (France); Pierre-Olivier Petrucci, Univ. Grenoble Alpes, IPAG (France); Andreas Pflüger, Oliver Pfuhl, Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany); Thanh Phan Duc, European Southern Observatory Germany (Germany); Philipp Plewa, Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany); Dan Popovic, European Southern Observatory Germany (Germany); Sebastian Rabien, Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany); Andrés Ramírez, European Southern Observatory Germany (Germany); José Ricardo Ramos, Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie (Germany); Christian Rau, Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany); Miguel Riquelme, European Southern Observatory Germany (Germany); Gustavo Rodriguez-Coira, Observatoire de Paris, LESIA (France); Ralf-Rainer Rohloff, Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie (Germany); Gérard Rousset, Observatoire de Paris, LESIA (France); Joel Sanchez-Bermudez, Silvia Scheithauer, Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie (Germany); Markus Schoeller, Nicolas Schuhler, Jason Spyromilio, European Southern Observatory Germany (Germany); Odèle Straub, Observatoire de Paris, LESIA (France); Christian Straubmeier, I. Physikalisches Institut, Universität zu Köln (Germany); Eckhard Sturm, Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany); Marcos Suarez, European Southern Observatory (Germany); Konrad Tristram, European Southern Observatory Germany (Germany); Noel Ventura, Univ. Grenoble Alpes, IPAG (France); Frédéric Vincent, Observatoire de Paris, LESIA (France); Idel Waisberg, Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany); Imke Wank, I. Physikalisches Institut, Universität zu Köln (Germany); Felix Widmann, Ekkehard Wieprecht, Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany); Michael Wiest, I. Physikalisches Institut, Universität zu Köln (Germany); Erich Wiezorrek, Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany); Markus Wittkowski, Julien Woillez, Burkhard Wolff, European Southern Observatory Germany (Germany); Senol Yazici, Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany); Denis Ziegler, Observatoire de Paris, LESIA (France); Gérard Zins, European Southern Observatory (Germany)
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The Keck cosmic web imager: first light (Invited Paper)
Paper 10702-2
Time: 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Author(s): Patrick Morrissey, D. Christopher Martin, Mateusz Matuszewski, James D. Neill, Caltech (United States); Luca Rizzi, W. M. Keck Observatory (United States); Anna M. Moore, Caltech (United States)
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The ESO Paranal Instrumentation Programme
Paper 10702-3
Time: 10:00 AM - 10:20 AM
Author(s): Luca Pasquini, Norbert Hubin, European Southern Observatory (Germany)
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Coffee Break 10:20 AM - 10:50 AM
Current status of the facility instruments at the Large Binocular Telescope Observatory
Paper 10702-4
Time: 10:50 AM - 11:10 AM
Author(s): Barry Rothberg, Large Binocular Telescope Observatory (United States), George Mason Univ. (United States); Olga Kuhn, Jennifer Power, John Hill, Christian Veillet, Michelle Edwards, David Thompson, R. Mark Wagner, Large Binocular Telescope Observatory (United States)
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Instrumentation at Gemini Observatory (Conference Presentation)
Paper 10702-5
Time: 11:10 AM - 11:30 AM
Author(s): Scot J. Kleinman, Gemini Observatory (United States)
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Innovations and advances in instrumentation at the W. M. Keck Observatory
Paper 10702-6
Time: 11:30 AM - 11:50 AM
Author(s): Marc Kassis, Dwight Chan, Shui Kwok, Tomas Krasuski, James E. Lyke, Sam Radland, Scott Lilley, Sylvain Cetre, Peter Wizinowich, Hilton Lewis, Percy Gomez, Luca Rizzi, W. M. Keck Observatory (United States); James E. Larkin, Univ. of California, Los Angeles (United States); Tuan Do, Univ. of California (United States); Michael P. Fitzgerald, Univ. of California, Los Angeles (United States); Andrew J. Skemer, Univ. of California (United States); Jason X. Prochaska, Univ. of California, Santa Cruz (United States); Kyle B. Westfall, Benjamin A. Mazin, Univ. of California (United States); Dimitri Mawet, Keith Matthews, Christopher Martin, Andrew W. Howard, Caltech (United States); Jessica R. Lu, Univ. of California (United States); Mark R. Chun, University of Hawaii (United States)
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Australian technology innovation at the Advanced Instrumentation and Technology Centre, Mount Stromlo Observatory (Conference Presentation)
Paper 10702-7
Time: 11:50 AM - 12:10 PM
Author(s): Anna M. Moore, The Australian National Univ. (Australia)
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Lunch Break 12:20 PM - 1:40 PM
Poster Interlude 12:10 PM - 12:20 PM
Session 2:
New and Upgraded Facility Instruments for Large Observatories I
Sunday 10 June 2018
1:40 PM - 3:20 PM
Location: CC Level 1, Ballroom C
Session Chair:
Hideki Takami, National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (Japan)
ERIS: revitalising an adaptive optics instrument for the VLT
Paper 10702-8
Time: 1:40 PM - 2:00 PM
Author(s): Richard Davies, Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany); Simone Esposito, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Arcetri (Italy); Hans Martin Schmid, ETH Zurich (Switzerland); William D. Taylor, The Royal Observatory, Edinburgh (United Kingdom); G. Agapito, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Arcetri (Italy); A. Agudo Berbel, Max-Planck-Institut für Astrophysik (Germany); A. Baruffolo, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); V. Biliotti, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Arcetri (Italy); B. Biller, Univ. of Edinbrugh (United Kingdom); M. Black, UK Astronomy Technology Ctr. (United Kingdom); A. Boehle, ETH Zurich (Switzerland); B. Briguglio, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Arcetri (Italy); A. Buron, Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany); L. Carbonaro, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Arcetri (Italy); A. Cortes, Max Planck Institute for extraterrestrial Physics (Germany); G. Cresci, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Arcetri (Italy); M. Deysenroth, Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany); A. Di Cianno, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Teramo (Italy); G. Di Rico, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico d’Abruzzo (Italy); D. Doelman, Leiden Observatory, Leiden Univ. (Netherlands); M. Dolci, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico d'Abruzzo (Italy); R. Dorn, European Southern Observatory (Germany); F. Eisenhauer, Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany); D. Fantinel, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); D. Ferruzzi, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Arcetri (Italy); H. Feuchtgruber, N. Förster Schreiber, Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany); X. Gao, UK Astronomy Technology Ctr. (United Kingdom); H. Gemperlein, R. Genzel, Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany); E. George, European Southern Observatory (Germany); S. Gillessen, Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany); C. Giordano, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Arcetri (Italy); A. Glauser, ETH Zurich (Switzerland); A. Glindemann, European Southern Observatory (Germany); P. Grani, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Arcetri (Italy); M. Hartl, Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany); J. Heijmans, European Southern Observatory (Germany); D. Henry, UK Astronomy Technology Ctr. (United Kingdom); H. Huber, Max Planck Institute for extraterrestrial Physics (United States); M. Kasper, European Southern Observatory (Germany); C. Keller, M. Kenworthy, Leiden Observatory, Leiden Univ. (Netherlands); J. Kühn, ETH Zürich (Switzerland); H. Kuntschner, European Southern Observatory (Germany); J. Lightfoot, D. Lunney, M. MacIntosh, UK Astronomy Technology Ctr. (United Kingdom); F. Mannucci, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Arcetri (Italy); S. March, ETH Zürich (Switzerland); M. Neeser, European Southern Observatory (Germany); P. Patapis, ETH Zurich (Switzerland); D. Pearson, UK Astronomy Technology Ctr. (United Kingdom); M. Plattner, Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany); A. Puglisi, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Arcetri (Italy); S. Quanz, ETH Zürich (Switzerland); C. Rau, Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany); A. Riccardi, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Arcetri (Italy); B. Salasnich, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); J. Schubert, Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany); F. Snik, Leiden Observatory, Leiden Univ. (Netherlands); E. Sturm, Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany); A. Valentini, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Teramo (Italy); C. Waring, UK Astronomy Technology Ctr. (United Kingdom); E. Wiezorrek, Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany); M. Xompero, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Arcetri (Italy)
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An overview of the NIRSPEC upgrade for the Keck II telescope
Paper 10702-9
Time: 2:00 PM - 2:20 PM
Author(s): Emily C. Martin, Michael P. Fitzgerald, Ian S. McLean, Univ. of California, Los Angeles (United States); Gregory Doppmann, Marc Kassis, W. M. Keck Observatory (United States); Ted Aliado, John Canfield, Christopher Johnson, Evan Kress, Univ. of California, Los Angeles (United States); Kyle Lanclos, W. M. Keck Observatory (United States); Kenneth Magnone, Ji Man Sohn, Eric Wang, Jason Weiss, Univ. of California, Los Angeles (United States)
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Commissioning of the adaptive optics supported LUCI instruments at the Large Binocular Telescope: results
Paper 10702-10
Time: 2:20 PM - 2:40 PM
Author(s): Jochen Heidt, Landessternwarte Heidelberg (Germany); Alexander Pramskiy, Zentrum für Astronomie der Univ. Heidelberg (Germany), Landessternwarte Heidelberg (Germany); David Thompson, Large Binocular Telescope Observatory (United States); Walter Seifert, Zentrum für Astronomie der Univ. Heidelberg (Germany), Landessternwarte Heidelberg (Germany); Roland Gredel, Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie (Germany); Douglas Miller, Greg Taylor, Large Binocular Telescope Observatory (United States); Simone Esposito, Alfio Puglisi, Enrico Pinna, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Arcetri (Italy); Andreas Quirrenbach, Zentrum für Astronomie der Univ. Heidelberg (Germany), Landessternwarte Heidelberg (Germany)
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ALES: overview and upgrades
Paper 10702-11
Time: 2:40 PM - 3:00 PM
Author(s): Andrew J. Skemer, Univ. of California, Santa Cruz (United States); Philip M. Hinz, Jordan Stone, The Univ. of Arizona (United States); Michael Skrutskie, Univ. of Virginia (United States); Charles E. Woodward, Univ. of Minnesota, Twin Cities (United States); Jarron Leisenring, The Univ. of Arizona (United States); Zackery Briesemeister, Univ. of California, Santa Cruz (United States)
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NEAR: new earths in the Alpha Cen Region (bringing VISIR as a "visiting instrument" to ESO-VLT-UT4)
Paper 10702-12
Time: 3:00 PM - 3:20 PM
Author(s): Hans-Ulrich Käufl, Markus Kasper, Robin Arsenault, Gerd Jakob, Serban Leveratto, European Southern Observatory (Germany); Gérard Zins, Eloy Fuenteseca, Miguel Riquelme, European Southern Observatory (Chile); Ralf Siebenmorgen, Michael Sterzik, European Southern Observatory (Germany); Nancy Ageorges, Sven Gutruf, Dirk Kampf, Arnd Reutlinger, Kampf Telescope Optics GmbH (Germany); Olivier Absil, Brunella Carlomagno, Space Sciences, Technologies & Astrophysics Research Institute, Univ. de Liège (Belgium); Olivier Guyon, Subaru Telescope, NAOJ (United States); Peter Klupar, Breakthrough Initiatives (United States); Dimitri Mawet, Garreth Ruane, Caltech (United States); Mikael Karlsson, Uppsala Univ. (Sweden); Eric Pantin, CEA-Ctr. de SACLAY (France); Kjetil Dohlen, Lab. d'Astrophysique de Marseille (France)
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Poster Interlude 3:20 PM - 3:30 PM
Coffee Break 3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Session 3:
New and Upgraded Facility Instruments for Large Observatories II
Sunday 10 June 2018
4:00 PM - 5:20 PM
Location: CC Level 1, Ballroom C
Session Chair:
Livia Origlia, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Bologna (Italy)
CRIRES+ on its way to VLT (Conference Presentation)
Paper 10702-13
Time: 4:00 PM - 4:20 PM
Author(s): Roman Follert, Thüringer Landessternwarte Tautenburg (Germany); Reinhold J. Dorn, Anna Brucalassi, Paul Bristow, European Southern Observatory (Germany); Artie Hatzes, Thüringer Landessternwarte Tautenburg (Germany); Ulf Seemann, Georg-August-Univ. Göttingen (Germany); Nikolai Piskunov, Alexis Lavail, Uppsala Univ. (Sweden); Barbara Klein, Claudio Cumani, Christophe Moins, Derek Ives, European Southern Observatory (Germany); Eric Stempels, Uppsala Univ. (Sweden); Ernesto Oliva, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Arcetri (Italy); Ignacio Molina-Conde, Jean Louis Lizon, Marcus Haug, Siegfried Eschbaumer, European Southern Observatory (Germany); Thomas Marquart, Ulrike Heiter, Uppsala Univ. (Sweden); Sebastien Tordo, Renate Hinterschuster, Yves Jung, Jérôme Paufique, Andreas Haimerl, Jörg Stegmeier, Jean-Paul Kirchbauer, European Southern Observatory (Germany); Christoph Schmidt, Georg-August-Univ. Göttingen (Germany); Elena Valenti, Luca Pasquini, European Southern Observatory (Germany); Ansgar Reiners, Heiko Anwand-Heerwart, Katja Hauptner, Tim Umlauf, Peter Jeep, Petra Rhode, Christopher Marvin, Georg-August-Univ. Göttingen (Germany)
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SOXS: a wide band spectrograph to follow up transients
Paper 10702-14
Time: 4:20 PM - 4:40 PM
Author(s): Pietro Schipani, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Capodimonte (Italy); Sergio Campana, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Riccardo U. Claudi, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Hans-Ulrich Kaufl, Matteo Accardo, European Southern Observatory (Germany); Matteo Aliverti, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Andrea Baruffolo, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Sagi Ben-Ami, Harvard-Smithsonian Ctr. for Astrophysics (United States); Federico Biondi, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Anna Brucalassi, European Southern Observatory (Germany); Giulio Capasso, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Capodimonte (Italy); Rosario Cosentino, Telescopio Nazionale Galileo (Spain); Francesco D'Alessio, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Roma (Italy); Paolo D'Avanzo, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); O. Hershko, Weizmann Institute of Science (Israel); Daniele Gardiol, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Torino (Italy); Hanindyo Kuncarayacti, Univ. of Turku (Finland); Matteo Munari, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Catania (Italy); Adam Rubin, Weizmann Institute of Science (Israel); Salvatore Scuderi, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Catania (Italy); Fabrizio Vitali, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Roma (Italy); Jani Achrén, Incident Angle Oy (Finland); José Antonio Araiza-Durán, Univ. Andrés Bello (Chile); Iair Arcavi, Tel Aviv Univ. (Israel); Andrea Bianco, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Enrico Cappellaro, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Mirko Colapietro, Massimo Della Valle, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Capodimonte (Italy); Oz Diner, Weizmann Institute of Science (Israel); Sergio D'Orsi, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Capodimonte (Italy); Daniela Fantinel, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Johan Fynbo, Dark Cosmology Ctr., Niels Bohr Institute, Univ. of Copenhagen (Denmark); Avishay Gal-Yam, Weizmann Institute of Science (Israel); Matteo Genoni, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Mika Hirvonen, Aboa Space Research Oy (Finland); Jari Kotilainen, Tarun Kumar, Univ. of Turku (Finland); Marco Landoni, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Jussi Lehti, Aboa Space Research Oy (Finland); Gianluca Li Causi, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Roma (Italy); Davide Loreggia, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Torino (Italy); Luca Marafatto, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Seppo Mattila, Univ. of Turku (Finland); Giorgio Pariani, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Giuliano Pignata, Univ. Andrés Bello (Chile); Michael Rappaport, Weizmann Institute of Science (Israel); Davide Ricci, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Marco Riva, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Bernardo Salasnich, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Ricardo Zánmar Sánchez, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Catania (Italy); Stephen Smartt, Queen's Univ. Belfast (United Kingdom); Massimo Turatto, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy)
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The OCTOCAM instrument concept at Gemini and beyond (Conference Presentation)
Paper 10702-15
Time: 4:40 PM - 5:00 PM
Author(s): Antonio de Ugarte Postigo, Instituto de Astrofísica de Andalucía - CSIC (Spain), Dark Cosmology Ctr., Niels Bohr Institute (Denmark); Christina C. Thöne, Instituto de Astrofísica de Andalucía - CSIC (Spain)
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KRAKENS: a superconducting MKID integral field spectrograph concept for the Keck I telescope
Paper 10702-16
Time: 5:00 PM - 5:20 PM
Author(s): Benjamin A. Mazin, Univ. of California, Santa Barbara (United States); George D. Becker, Univ. of California (United States); Gustavo Cancelo, Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory (United States); Kevin France, Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics, University of Colorado (United States); Wesley C. Fraser, Astroph. Research Centre, School of Math and Physics, Queens University (United Kingdom); Tucker Jones, Univ. of California (United States); Seth R. Meeker, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology (United States); Kieran O'Brien, Centre for Advanced Instrumentation, Durham University (United Kingdom); J. Xavier Prochaska, Univ. of California (United States); Shriharsh Tendulkar, Department of Physics, McGill University (Canada); Gautam Vasisht, Jet Propulsion Laboratory (United States)
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Posters: New and Upgraded Facility Instruments for Large Observatories
Sunday 10 June 2018
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: CC Level 1, Exhibit Hall 2

Posters in this session may be displayed beginning at 10.00 on the designated day and will be available for extended viewing. The interactive poster session with authors in attendance will be Sunday evening from 6:00 to 8:00 PM. Authors should remove their posters at the end of the poster session. Posters left displayed will be considered unwanted and will be discarded.

Poster presentation guidelines are available online.
First results using a new near-infrared 1% narrow-band filter in the GTC 10.4m telescope to detect galaxies at the dawn of the universe
Paper 10702-75
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Ulf Brauneck, SCHOTT Suisse SA (Switzerland); J. Gallego, N. Cardiel, Univ. Complutense de Madrid (Spain); C. Cabello, Univ. Complutense de Madrid (Argentina); R. Guzmán, Univ. of Florida (United States); J. M. Rodríguez-Espinosa, A. Herrero, Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (Spain); M. Mas-Hesse, Ctr. de Astrobiología (Spain); E. Salvador, A. Manrique, Univ. of Barcelona (Spain); A. Marín-Franch, Ctr. de Estudios de Física del Cosmos de Aragón (Spain)
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Optical design of imaging and spectrograph for 4m telescope in China
Paper 10702-76
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Hangxin Ji, Yongtian Zhu, Zhongwen Hu, Yi Chen, Lei Wang, Mingming Xu, Songxin Dai, Huatao Zhang, Nanjing Institute of Astronomical Optics & Technology (China)
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First version of the fiber injection unit for the Keck Planet Imager and Characterizer
Paper 10702-77
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Jacques-Robert Delorme, Nemanja Jovanovic, Caltech (United States); James K. Wallace, Randall D. Bartos, Jet Propulsion Lab. (United States); Daniel Echeverri, Caltech (United States); Charlotte Z. Bond, University of Hawaii (United States); Sylvain Cetre, Scott Lilley, W. M. Keck Observatory (United States); Shane Jacobson, University of Hawaii (United States); Dimitri Mawet, Caltech (United States); Peter Wizinowich, W. M. Keck Observatory (United States); Mike Fitzgerald, UCLA (United States)
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Development status of the simultaneous two-color near-infrared multi-object spectrograph SWIMS for the TAO 6.5m telescope
Paper 10702-78
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Masahiro Konishi, Kentaro Motohara, Hidenori Takahashi, Natsuko Kato, Yasunori Terao, Hirofumi Ohashi, Yukihiro Kono, Kosuke Kushibiki, The Univ. of Tokyo (Japan); Tadayuki Kodama, Tohoku Univ. (Japan); Masao Hayashi, National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (Japan); Ichi Tanaka, Subaru Telescope, National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (United States); Ken-ichi Tadaki, National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (Japan); Jun Toshikawa, The Univ. of Tokyo (Japan); Yusei Koyama, Subaru Telescope, National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (Japan); Rhythm Shimakawa, Subaru Telescope, National Astronomical Observatory of Japan, (United States); Tomoko Suzuki, Tohoku Univ. (Japan); Ken Tateuchi, Yutaro Kitagawa, Yutaka Kobayakawa, Soya Todo, Tsutomu Aoki, Mamoru Doi, Bunyo Hatsukade, Takafumi Kamizuka, Kotaro Kohno, Takeo Minezaki, Takashi Miyata, Tomoki Morokuma , Shigeyuki Sako, Takao Soyano, Toshihiko Tanabe, Masuo Tanaka, Ken'ichi Tarusawa, The Univ. of Tokyo (Japan); Yoichi Tamura, Nagoya Univ. (Japan); Shintaro Koshida, Subaru Telescope, NAOJ (United States); Ryou Ohsawa, Masahito S. Uchiyama, Tomohiro Mori, Jumpei Yamaguchi, Yutaka Yoshida, Yuzuru Yoshii, The Univ. of Tokyo (Japan)
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Optical design of the SOXS spectrograph for ESO NTT
Paper 10702-79
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Ricardo Zánmar Sánchez, Matteo Munari, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Catania (Italy); Adam Rubin, Weizmann Institute of Science (Israel); Sagi Ben-Ami, Harvard-Smithsonian Ctr. for Astrophysics (United States); Anna Brucalassi, European Southern Observatory (Germany); Hanindyo Kuncarayakti, FINCA - Finnish Ctr. for Astronomy with ESO (Finland); Jani Achrén, Incident Angle Oy (Finland); Sergio Campana, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Riccardo U. Claudi, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Pietro Schipani, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Capodimonte (Italy); Matteo Aliverti, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Andrea Baruffolo, Federico Biondi, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Giulio Capasso, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Capodimonte (Italy); Rosario Cosentino, Telescopio Nazionale Galileo (Spain); Francesco D'Alessio, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Roma (Italy); Paolo D'Avanzo, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Salvatore Scuderi, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Catania (Italy); Fabrizio Vitali, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Roma (Italy); José A. Araiza-Durán, Univ. Andrés Bello (Chile); Iair Arcavi, Tel Aviv Univ. (Israel); Andrea Bianco, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Enrico Cappellaro, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Mirko Colapietro, Massimo Della Valle, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Capodimonte (Italy); Oz Diner, Weizmann Institute of Science (Israel); Sergio D'Orsi, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Capodimonte (Italy); Daniela Fantinel, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Johan Fynbo, Dark Cosmology Ctr., Niels Bohr Institute, Univ. of Copenhagen (Denmark); Avishay Gal-Yam, Weizmann Institute of Science (Israel); Matteo Genoni, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Ofir Hershko, Weizmann Institute of Science (Israel); Mika Hirvonen, Aboa Space Research Oy (Finland); Jari Kotilainen, FINCA - Finnish Ctr. for Astronomy with ESO (Finland); Tarun Kumar, Univ. of Turku (Finland); Marco Landoni, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Jussi Lehti, Aboa Space Research Oy (Finland); Gianluca Li Causi, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Roma (Italy); Luca Marafatto, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Seppo Mattila, FINCA - Finnish Ctr. for Astronomy with ESO (Finland); Giorgio Pariani, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Giuliano Pignata, Univ. Andrés Bello (Chile); Michael Rappaport, Weizmann Institute of Science (Israel); Davide Ricci, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Marco Riva, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Bernardo Salasnich, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Stephen Smartt, Queen's Univ. Belfast (United Kingdom); Massimo Turatto, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy)
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The NIR spectrograph for the new SOXS instrument at the NTT
Paper 10702-80
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Fabrizio Vitali, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Roma (Italy); Matteo Aliverti, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Giulio Capasso, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Capodimonte (Italy); Francesco D'Alessio, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Roma (Italy); Matteo Munari, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Catania (Italy); Marco Riva, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Salvatore Scuderi, Ricardo Zánmar Sánchez, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Catania (Italy); Sergio Campana, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Pietro Schipani, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Capodimonte (Italy); Riccardo U. Claudi, Andrea Baruffolo, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Sagi Ben-Ami, Harvard-Smithsonian Ctr. for Astrophysics (United States); Federico Biondi, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Anna Brucalassi, European Southern Observatory (Germany); Rosario Cosentino, Telescopio Nazionale Galileo (Spain); Davide Ricci, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Paolo D'Avanzo, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Oz Diner, Weizmann Institute of Science (Israel); Hanindyo Kuncarayakti, FINCA - Finnish Ctr. for Astronomy with ESO (Finland); Adam Rubin, Weizmann Institute of Science (Israel); Jani Achrén, Incident Angle Oy (Finland); Iair Arcavi, Tel Aviv Univ. (Israel); Andrea Bianco, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Enrico Cappellaro, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Mirko Colapietro, Massimo Della Valle, Sergio D'Orsi, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Capodimonte (Italy); Daniela Fantinel, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Johan Fynbo, Dark Cosmology Ctr., Niels Bohr Institute, Univ. of Copenhagen (Denmark); Avishay Gal-Yam, Weizmann Institute of Science (Israel); Matteo Genoni, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Mika Hirvonen, Aboa Space Research Oy (Finland); Jari Kotilainen, FINCA - Finnish Ctr. for Astronomy with ESO (Finland); Tarun Kumar, Univ. of Turku (Finland); Marco Landoni, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Jussi Lehti, Aboa Space Research Oy (Finland); Gianluca Li Causi, INAF - Istituto di Astrofisica e Planetologia Spaziali - IAPS (Italy); Luca Marafatto, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Seppo Mattila, FINCA - Finnish Ctr. for Astronomy with ESO (Finland); Giorgio Pariani, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Giuliano Pignata, Univ. Andrés Bello (Chile); Michael Rappaport, Weizmann Institute of Science (Israel); Bernardo Salasnich, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Stephen Smartt, Queen's Univ. Belfast (United Kingdom); Massimo Turatto, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy)
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The WIYN one degree imager in 2018: an extended 30-detector focal plane
Paper 10702-81
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Daniel R. Harbeck, Las Cumbres Observatory Global Telescope Network (United States), WIYN Observatory (United States); Michael Lesser, The Univ. of Arizona (United States); Wilson Liu, WIYN Observatory (United States); Bob Stupak, Ron George, Ron Harris, Gary Poczulp, Jayadev Rajagopal, National Optical Astronomy Observatory (United States); Ralf Kotulla, Univ. of Wisconsin-Madison (United States); David Ouellete, The Univ. of Arizona (United States); Eric Hooper, Michael P. Smith, Dustin Mason, Univ. of Wisconsin-Madison (United States); Peter Onaka, Greg Ching, Univ. of Hawai'i (United States); Emily Hunting, Robert Christensen, National Optical Astronomy Observatory (United States)
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Characterising the stability of the SPRAT autonomous imaging spectrograph
Paper 10702-82
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Andrzej S. Piascik, Liverpool John Moores Univ. (United Kingdom); Iain A. Steele, Liverpool John Moores University (United Kingdom)
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Photometric error in mid-infrared observations at the TAO site caused by short-term variation of atmospheric water vapor
Paper 10702-83
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Masahito S. Uchiyama, Takashi Miyata, Ryou Ohsawa, Takafumi Kamizuka, Shigeyuki Sako, Jumpei Yamaguchi, Tomohiro Mori, Yutaka Yoshida, The Univ. of Tokyo (Japan)
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Acceptance testing for LSST camera raft tower modules
Paper 10702-84
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Margaux Lopez, Stuart Marshall, SLAC National Accelerator Lab. (United States); Tim Bond, SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory (United States); Justine Haupt, Brookhaven National Laboratory (United States); Tony Johnson, SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory (United States); Homer Neal, Paul O-Connor, Brookhaven National Laboratory (United States); Andrew Rasmussen, Aaron Roodman, SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory (United States); Peter Takacs, Brookhaven National Laboratory (United States); Yousuke Utsumi, SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory (United States)
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Blue-MUSE: a blue-optimised large field integral-field spectrograph
Paper 10702-85
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Johan Richard, Roland Bacon, Patrick Caillier, Ctr. de Recherche Astrophysique de Lyon (France)
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Revisiting the science case for near-UV spectroscopy with the VLT
Paper 10702-86
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Christopher J. Evans, UK Astronomy Technology Ctr. (United Kingdom); Beatriz Barbuy, Univ. de São Paulo (Brazil); Bruno Castilho, Lab. Nacional de Astrofísica (Brazil); Rodolfo Smiljanic, Nicolaus Copernicus Astronomical Ctr. (Poland); Jorge Melendez, U. Sao Paulo (Brazil); Jure Japelj, University of Amsterdam (Netherlands); Stefano Cristiani, INAF (Italy); Colin Snodgrass, Open University (United Kingdom); Piercarlo Bonifacio, Galaxies Etoiles Physique Instrumentation, Ctr. National de la Recherche Scientifique (France); Mathieu Puech, GEPI (France); Andreas Quirrenbach, Ruprecht-Karls-Univ. Heidelberg (Germany)
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New wavefront-sensing guiders for SOAR
Paper 10702-87
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Andrei Tokovinin, Nicole David, Jose Piraces, Rolando Cantarutti, Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory (Chile)
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Conversion of a classical coudé room at the CFHT into a clean room
Paper 10702-89
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Tom Benedict, Gregory A. Barrick, Canada-France-Hawaii Telescope (United States)
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Laboratory performance evaluation of the mid-infrared camera and spectrograph MIMIZUKU for the TAO 6.5-m telescope
Paper 10702-90
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Takafumi Kamizuka, Masahito S. Uchiyama, Jumpei Yamaguchi, Tomohiro Mori, Ryou Ohsawa, Yutaka Yoshida, Shigeyuki Sako, Takashi Miyata, The Univ. of Tokyo (Japan); Kentaro Asano, Univ. of Denver (United States); Mizuho Uchiyama, National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (Japan); Itsuki Sakon, Takashi Onaka, The Univ. of Tokyo (Japan); Hirokazu Kataza, Institute of Space and Astronautical Science, Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (Japan); Tsutomu Aoki, Mamoru Doi, Bunyo Hatsukade, Natsuko M. Kato, Kotaro Kohno, Masahiro Konishi, Takeo Minezaki, Tomoki Morokuma, Kentaro Motohara, Takao Soyano, Hidenori Takahashi, Toshihiko Tanabe, Masuo Tanaka, Ken'ichi Tarusawa, The Univ. of Tokyo (Japan); Yoichi Tamura, Nagoya Univ. (Japan); Shintaro Koshida, National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (Japan); Yasunori Terao, Hirofumi Ohashi, Yukihiro Kono, Kosuke Kushibiki, The Univ. of Tokyo (Japan); Yuzuru Yoshii, The Univ. of Tokyo (Japan), The Univ. of Arizona (United States)
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Commissioning tests of an Integral Field Unit (IFU) at GREGOR solar telescope
Paper 10702-91
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Carlos Dominguez-Tagle, Manuel Collados, Miguel A. Esteves, Nauzet Vega Reyes, Jacinto J. Vaz-Cedillo, Roberto L. Lopez, Esperanza Paez, Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (Spain); Olivier Grassin, Kiepenheuer-Institut für Sonnenphysik (Germany); Félix Gracia, Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (Spain)
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The VIS detector system of SOXS
Paper 10702-92
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Rosario Cosentino, Telescopio Nazionale Galileo (Spain); Matteo Aliverti, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Salvatore Scuderi, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Catania (Italy); Sergio Campana, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Riccardo U. Claudi, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Pietro Schipani, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Capodimonte (Italy); Andrea Baruffolo, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Sagi Ben-Ami, Harvard-Smithsonian Ctr. for Astrophysics (United States); Leander H. Mehrgan, Derek Ives, European Southern Observatory (Germany); Federico Biondi, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Anna Brucalassi, European Southern Observatory (Germany); Giulio Capasso, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Capodimonte (Italy); Francesco D'Alessio, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Roma (Italy); Paolo D'Avanzo, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Oz Diner, Weizmann Institute of Science (Israel); Hanindyo Kuncarayakti, FINCA - Finnish Ctr. for Astronomy with ESO (Finland); Matteo Munari, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Catania (Italy); Adam Rubin, Weizmann Institute of Science (Israel); Fabrizio Vitali, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Roma (Italy); Jani Achrén, FINCA - Finnish Ctr. for Astronomy with ESO (Finland); José Antonio Araiza-Durán, Univ. Andrés Bello (Chile); Iair Arcavi, Tel Aviv Univ. (Israel); Andrea Bianco, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Enrico Cappellaro, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Mirko Colapietro, Massimo Della Valle, Sergio D'Orsi, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Capodimonte (Italy); Daniela Fantinel, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Johan Fynbo, Dark Cosmology Ctr., Niels Bohr Institute (Denmark); Avishay Gal-Yam, Weizmann Institute of Science (Israel); Matteo Genoni, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Mika Hirvonen, Aboa Space Research Oy (Finland); Jari Kotilainen, FINCA - Finnish Ctr. for Astronomy with ESO (Finland); Tarun Kumar, Univ. of Turku (Finland); Marco Landoni, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Jussi Lehti, Aboa Space Research Oy (Finland); Gianluca Li Causi, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Roma (Italy); Luca Marafatto, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Seppo Mattila, FINCA - Finnish Ctr. for Astronomy with ESO (Finland); Giorgio Pariani, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Giuliano Pignata, Univ. Andrés Bello (Chile); Michael Rappaport, Weizmann Institute of Science (Israel); Davide Ricci, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Marco Riva, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Bernardo Salasnich, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Ricardo Zánmar Sánchez, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Catania (Italy); Stephen Smartt, Queen's Univ. Belfast (United Kingdom); Massimo Turatto, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy)
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Design and results for the SAAO wide-field nasmyth camera
Paper 10702-93
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Pieter Swanevelder, David B. Carter, James O'Connor, Hannah Worters, Willie Koorts, Briehan Lombaard, Egan Loubser, Keegan Titus, Carel van Gend, Michael Rust, Craig Sass, Hitesh Gajjar, South African Astronomical Observatory (South Africa); Amanda Sickafoose, South African Astronomical Observatory (South Africa), Massachusetts Institute of Technology (United States); Anamparambu N. Ramaprakash, Pravin A. Chordia, Mahesh Burse, Sujit Punnadi, Bhushan Joshi, Sakya Sinha, Inter-Univ. Ctr. for Astronomy and Astrophysics (India)
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The preliminary design of the next generation Palomar spectrograph for 200-inch Hale telescope
Paper 10702-94
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Haijiao Jiang, Zhongwen Hu, Mingming Xu, Songxin Dai, Huatao Zhang, Lei Wang, Yi Chen, Nanjing Institute of Astronomical Optics & Technology (China)
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The acquisition camera system for SOXS at NTT
Paper 10702-95
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Anna Brucalassi, European Southern Observatory (Germany); José A. Araiza-Durán, Millennium Institute of Astrophysics (Chile); Giuliano Pignata, Univ. Andrés Bello (Chile); Sergio Campana, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Riccardo U. Claudi, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Pietro Schipani, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Capodimonte (Italy); Matteo Aliverti, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Andrea Baruffolo, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Sagi Ben-Ami, Harvard-Smithsonian Ctr. for Astrophysics (United States); Federico Biondi, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Giulio Capasso, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Capodimonte (Italy); Rosario Cosentino, Telescopio Nazionale Galileo (Spain); Francesco D'Alessio, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Roma (Italy); Paolo D'Avanzo, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Daniele Gardiol, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Torino (Italy); Ofir Hershko, Weizmann Institute of Science (Israel); Hanindyo Kuncarayakti, FINCA - Finnish Ctr. for Astronomy with ESO (Finland); Matteo Munari, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Catania (Italy); Davide Ricci, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Marco Riva, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Adam Rubin, Weizmann Institute of Science (Israel); Ricardo Zánmar Sánchez, Salvatore Scuderi, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Catania (Italy); Fabrizio Vitali, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Roma (Italy); Jani Achrén, Incident Angle Oy (Finland); Iair Arcavi, Tel Aviv Univ. (Israel); Andrea Bianco, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Enrico Cappellaro, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Mirko Colapietro, Massimo Della Valle, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Capodimonte (Italy); Oz Diner, Weizmann Institute of Science (Israel); Sergio D'Orsi, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Capodimonte (Italy); Daniela Fantinel, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Johan Fynbo, Dark Cosmology Ctr., Niels Bohr Institute (Denmark); Avishay Gal-Yam, Weizmann Institute of Science (Israel); Matteo Genoni, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Mika Hirvonen, Aboa Space Research Oy (Finland); Jari Kotilainen, FINCA - Finnish Ctr. for Astronomy with ESO (Finland); Tarun Kumar, Univ. of Turku (Finland); Marco Landoni, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Jussi Lehti, Aboa Space Research Oy (Finland); Gianluca Li Causi, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Roma (Italy); Davide Loreggia, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Torino (Italy); Luca Marafatto, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Seppo Mattila, FINCA - Finnish Ctr. for Astronomy with ESO (Finland); Giorgio Pariani, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Michael Rappaport, Weizmann Institute of Science (Israel); Bernardo Salasnich, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Stephen Smartt, Queen's Univ. Belfast (United Kingdom); Massimo Turatto, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy)
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Performance of the reflective optics of MIMIZUKU at cryogenic temperature
Paper 10702-96
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Tomohiro Mori, Takashi Miyata, Takafumi Kamizuka, Ryou Ohsawa, Shigeyuki Sako, Masahito S. Uchiyama, Jumpei Yamaguchi, Yutaka Yoshida, The Univ. of Tokyo (Japan)
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A near infrared integral field spectrograph for the Southern African Large Telescope (SALT)
Paper 10702-97
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Marsha J. Wolf, Douglas P. Adler, Matthew A. Bershady, Kurt P. Jaehnig, Univ. of Wisconsin-Madison (United States); Ron J. Koch, Diron Technologies, Inc. (United States); Mark P. Mulligan, Joshua E. Oppor, Jeffrey W. Percival, Michael P. Smith, Nelli Aydinyan, Andrew S. Hauser, Elijah Ruder, Univ. of Wisconsin-Madison (United States)
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Variation of the sky background in near-infrared spectroscopy using X-Shooter and KMOS at the VLT
Paper 10702-98
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Hector Flores, Observatoire de Paris à Meudon (France)
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MEAD: data reduction pipeline for ALES integral field spectrograph and LBTI thermal infrared calibration unit
Paper 10702-99
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Zackery Briesemeister, Andrew J. Skemer, Univ. of California, Santa Cruz (United States); Jordan Stone, The Univ. of Arizona (United States); R. Deno Stelter, Univ. of California (United States); Philip M. Hinz, Jarron Leisenring, The Univ. of Arizona (United States); Michael Skrutskie, Univ. of Virginia (United States); Charles E. Woodward, Univ. of Minnesota (United States); Travis S. Barman, Lunar and Planetary Laboratory (United States)
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FIES fiber injection upgrade
Paper 10702-101
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Julian Stürmer, Andreas Seifahrt, The Univ. of Chicago (United States); Christian Schwab, Macquarie Univ. (Australia); Davide Gandolfi, Università Degli Studi di Torino (Italy); Pilar Montañes-Rodriguez, Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (Spain); Lars A. Buchhave, Univ. of Copenhagen (Denmark)
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Hamamatsu CCD upgrade for the Gemini multi-object spectrographs GMOS-S and GMOS-N: results from the 2017 GMOS-N upgrade and project completion summary
Paper 10702-102
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Julia Scharwaechter, Kristin Chiboucas, Gemini Observatory (United States); German Gimeno, Luc Boucher, Gemini Observatory (Chile); John White, Eduardo Tapia, Michael Lundquist, Mathew J. Rippa, Gemini Observatory (United States); Manuel Lazo, Gemini Observatory (Chile); Jennifer Miller, Kathleen Labrie, Gemini Observatory (United States); Prabhani Rajakaruna, The Univ. of Toledo (United States), Gemini Observatory (United States); Jennifer S. Dunn, NRC - Herzberg Astronomy & Astrophysics (Canada); Kevin Hanna, SOFIA/USRA (United States); Tim Hardy, NRC - Herzberg Astronomy & Astrophysics (Canada); Scot J. Kleinman, Gemini Observatory (United States); Javier Luhrs, Gemini Observatory (Chile); Michael Pohlen, Andrew Stephens, Gemini Observatory (United States)
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Upgrade and characterization of the OSIRIS imager detector
Paper 10702-103
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Pauline Arriaga, Michael P. Fitzgerald, Christopher Johnson, Jason L. Weiss, Univ. of California, Los Angeles (United States); James E. Lyke, W. M. Keck Observatory (United States)
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Adding a second spectral channel to the SOFIA FPI+ science instrument
Paper 10702-104
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Enrico Pfüller, Deutsches SOFIA Institut (United States); Jürgen Wolf, Karsten Schindler, Deutsches SOFIA Institut (Germany); Michael J. Person, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (United States)
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Upgrade of the MMT/SPOL spectropolarimeter with a new blue-sensitive camera
Paper 10702-105
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Sung-Joon Park, Korea Astronomy and Space Science Institute (Korea, Republic of); Yujin Yang, Woong-Seob Jeong, Korea Astronomy and Space Science Institute (Korea, Republic of), Univ. of Science and Technology (Korea, Republic of); Eunchong Kim, Korea Astronomy and Space Science Institute (Korea, Republic of), Seoul National Univ. (Korea, Republic of); Ann Zabludoff, Paul Smith, The Univ. of Arizona (United States)
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The LUCI@LBT twins: instrument flexure control
Paper 10702-106
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Alexander Pramskiy, Zentrum für Astronomie der Univ. Heidelberg (Germany); David Thompson, Large Binocular Telescope Observatory (United States), The Univ. of Arizona (United States); Jochen Heidt, Walter Seifert, Zentrum für Astronomie der Univ. Heidelberg (Germany); Roland Gredel, Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie (Germany); Andreas Quirrenbach, Zentrum für Astronomie der Univ. Heidelberg (Germany)
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Thermal-infrared adaptive optics imaging- and spectro-polarimetry with the Infrared Camera and Spectrograph (IRCS) for the Subaru Telescope
Paper 10702-107
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Hiroshi Terada, Thirty Meter Telescope (United States), National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (Japan); Mitsuhiko Honda, Kurume Univ. (Japan); Takashi Hattori, Tomoyuki Kudo, Subaru Telescope, NAOJ (United States); Jun Hashimoto, National Institutes of Natural Sciences (Japan); Makoto Watanabe, Okayama Univ. of Science (Japan)
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MITS: the multi-imaging transient spectrograph for SOXS
Paper 10702-108
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Adam Rubin, Weizmann Institute of Science (Israel); Sagi Ben-Ami, Harvard-Smithsonian Ctr. for Astrophysics (United States); Ofir Hershko, Michael Rappaport, Oz Diner, Avishay Gal-Yam, Weizmann Institute of Science (Israel); Sergio Campana, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Riccardo U. Claudi, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Pietro Schipani, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Capodimonte (Italy); Matteo Aliverti, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Andrea Baruffolo, Federico Biondi, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Anna Brucalassi, European Southern Observatory (Germany); Giulio Capasso, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Capodimonte (Italy); Rosario Cosentino, Telescopio Nazionale Galileo (Spain); Francesco D'Alessio, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Roma (Italy); Paolo D'Avanzo, Univ. degli Studi di Milano-Bicocca (Italy); Hanindyo Kuncarayakti, Univ. of Turku (Finland); Matteo Munari, Salvatore Scuderi, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Catania (Italy); Fabrizio Vitali, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Roma (Italy); Jani Achrén, Incident Angle Oy (Finland); José Antonio Araiza-Durán, Univ. Andrés Bello (Chile); Iair Arcavi, Tel Aviv Univ. (Israel); Andrea Bianco, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Enrico Cappellaro, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Mirko Colapietro, Massimo Della Valle, Sergio D'Orsi, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Capodimonte (Italy); Daniela Fantinel, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Johan Fynbo, Niels Bohr Institute (Denmark); Matteo Genoni, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Mika Hirvonen, Aboa Space Research Oy (Finland); Jari Kotilainen, Tarun Kumar, Univ. of Turku (Finland); Marco Landoni, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Jussi Lehti, Aboa Space Research Oy (Finland); Gianluca Li Causi, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Roma (Italy); Luca Marafatto, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Seppo Mattila, Univ. of Turku (Finland); Giorgio Pariani, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Giuliano Pignata, Univ. Andrés Bello (Chile); Davide Ricci, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Marco Riva, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Bernardo Salasnich, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Ricardo Zánmar Sánchez, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Catania (Italy); Stephen Smartt, Queen's Univ. Belfast (United Kingdom); Massimo Turatto, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy)
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Development of cryogenic mechanisms for the VLT/ERIS instrument
Paper 10702-109
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Adrian M. Glauser, Walter Bachmann, Polychronis Patapis, ETH Zurich (Switzerland); Michael MacIntosh, UK Astronomy Technology Ctr. (United Kingdom); Ric Davies, Helmut Feuchtgruber, Max-Planck-Institut fuer extraterrestrische Physik (Germany); Stephen March, ETH Zurich (Switzerland); David Pearson, UK Astronomy Technology Ctr. (United Kingdom); Sascha P. Quanz, ETH Zurich (Switzerland); Christian Rau, Max-Planck-Institut fuer extraterrestrische Physik (Germany); William D. Taylor, UK Astronomy Technology Ctr. (United Kingdom); Hans Martin Schmid, ETH Zurich (Switzerland); Chris Waring, UK Astronomy Technology Ctr. (United Kingdom)
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The mechanical design of SOXS for the NTT
Paper 10702-110
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Matteo Aliverti, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Ofir Hershko, Oz Diner, Weizmann Institute of Science (Israel); Anna Brucalassi, European Southern Observatory (Germany); Giuliano Pignata, Univ. Andrés Bello (Chile); Hanindyo Kuncarayakti, FINCA - Finnish Ctr. for Astronomy with ESO, Univ. of Turku (Finland); Andrea Bianco, Sergio Campana, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Riccardo U. Claudi, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Pietro Schipani, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Capodimonte (Italy); Andrea Baruffolo, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Sagi Ben-Ami, Harvard-Smithsonian Ctr. for Astrophysics (United States); Federico Biondi, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Giulio Capasso, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Capodimonte (Italy); Rosario Cosentino, Telescopio Nazionale Galileo (Spain); Francesco D'Alessio, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Roma (Italy); Paolo D'Avanzo, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Matteo Munari, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Catania (Italy); Adam Rubin, Weizmann Institute of Science (Israel); Salvatore Scuderi, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Catania (Italy); Fabrizio Vitali, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Roma (Italy); Jani Achrén, Incident Angle Oy (Finland); José Antonio Araiza-Durán, Univ. Andrés Bello (Chile); Iair Arcavi, Tel Aviv Univ. (Israel); Enrico Cappellaro, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Mirko Colapietro, Massimo Della Valle, Sergio D'Orsi, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Capodimonte (Italy); Daniela Fantinel, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Johan Fynbo, Dark Cosmology Ctr., Niels Bohr Institute (Denmark); Avishay Gal-Yam, Weizmann Institute of Science (Israel); Matteo Genoni, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Mika Hirvonen, Aboa Space Research Oy (Finland); Jari Kotilainen, FINCA - Finnish Ctr. for Astronomy with ESO, Univ. of Turku (Finland); Tarun Kumar, Univ. of Turku (Finland); Marco Landoni, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Jussi Lehti, Aboa Space Research Oy (Finland); Gianluca Li Causi, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Roma (Italy); Luca Marafatto, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Seppo Mattila, FINCA - Finnish Ctr. for Astronomy with ESO, Univ. of Turku (Finland); Giorgio Pariani, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Michael Rappaport, Weizmann Institute of Science (Israel); Davide Ricci, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Marco Riva, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Bernardo Salasnich, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Stephen Smartt, Queen's Univ. Belfast (United Kingdom); Massimo Turatto, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Ricardo Zanmar Sanchez, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Catania (Italy)
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GeMS/GSAOI: towards regular astrometric distortion correction
Paper 10702-111
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Hannes Riechert, Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie (Germany); Vincent Garrel, Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany); Jörg-Uwe Pott, Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie (Germany); Gaetano Sivo, Eduardo Marin, Gemini Observatory (Chile)
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Wide-field acousto-optical imaging spectral polarimeter: design and commissioning
Paper 10702-112
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Sergey P. Anikin, Alexander I. Chizhikov, National Univ. of Science and Technology "MISiS" (Russian Federation); Valentin F. Esipov, M.V. Lomonosov Moscow State Univ. (Russian Federation); Vasily V. Gurov, National Univ. of Science and Technology "MISiS" (Russian Federation); Alexander Kolesnikov, Tver State University (Russian Federation); Vladimir Y. Molchanov, National Univ. of Science and Technology "MISiS" (Russian Federation); Sergey A. Potanin, Andrey M. Tatarnikov, M.V. Lomonosov Moscow State Univ. (Russian Federation); Konstantin B. Yushkov, National Univ. of Science and Technology "MISiS" (Russian Federation)
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A unique infrared spectropolarimetric unit for CRIRES+
Paper 10702-113
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Nikolai Piskunov, Eric Stempels, Alexis Lavail, Uppsala Univ. (Sweden); Michael Escuti, North Carolina State Univ. (United States); Frans Snik, Leiden Observatory (Netherlands); Andrey Dolgopolov, Crimean Astrophysical Observatory (Ukraine); Milan Rozel, Candice Durandet, Uppsala Univ. (Sweden); Artie Hatzes, Thüringer Landessternwarte Tautenburg (Germany); Paul Bristow, Anna Brucalassi, Claudio Cumani, Reinhold J. Dorn, Andreas Haimerl, European Southern Observatory (Germany); Ulrike Heiter, Uppsala Univ. (Sweden); Renate Hinterschuster, European Southern Observatory (Germany); Roman Follert, Thüringer Landessternwarte Tautenburg (Germany); Derek Ives, Yves Jung, Florian Kerber, Barbara J. Klein, Jean-Louis Lizon, European Southern Observatory (Germany); Thomas Marquart, Uppsala Univ. (Sweden); Ignacio Molina-Conde, Luca Pasquini, Jérôme Paufique, European Southern Observatory (Germany); Ernesto Oliva, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Arcetri (Italy); Ansgar Reiners, Georg-August Univ. Göttingen (Germany); Ulf Seemann, Georg-August-Univ. Göttingen (Germany); Jörg Stegmeier, Sebastien Tordo, Elena Valenti, European Southern Observatory (Germany)
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Bringing high-spectral resolution to VLT/SPHERE with a fiber coupling to VLT/CRIRES+
Paper 10702-115
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Arthur Vigan, Gilles Otten, Eduard Muslimov, Kjetil Dohlen, Lab. d'Astrophysique de Marseille (France); Mark Philipps, Astrophysics Group, University of Exeter (United Kingdom); Ulf Seemann, Institut für Astrophysik (Germany); Jean-Luc Beuzit, Lab. d'Astrophysique de Marseille (France); Reinhold Dorn, Markus Kasper, European Southern Observatory (ESO) (Germany); David Mouillet, Institut de Planétologie et d’Astrophysique de Grenoble (France); Isabelle Baraffe, Astrophysics Group (United Kingdom); Ansgar Reiners, Institut für Astrophysik, Georg-August-Universität (Germany)
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The ASTRI camera for the Cherenkov Telescope Array
Paper 10702-116
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Osvaldo Catalano, INAF - Istituto di Astrofisica e Planetologia Spaziali - IAPS (Italy); Milvia Capalbi, Carmelo Gargano, Salvo Giarrusso, Domenico Impiombato, Giovanni La Rosa, Maria Concetta Maccarone, Teresa Mineo, Francesco Russo, Pierluca Sangiorgi, Alberto Segreto, Giuseppe Sottile, Benedetto Biondo, Giovanni Bonanno, INAF - Istituto Nazionale di Astrofisica (Italy); Salvatore Garozzo, Alessandro Grillo, Davide Marano, Giuseppe Romeo, Salvatore Scuderi, INAF Istituto Nazionale di Astrofisica (Italy); Rodolfo Canestrari, INAF - Istituto Nazionale di Astrofisica (Italy); Paolo Conconi, INAF Istituto Nazionale di Astrofisica (Italy); Enrico Giro, Giovanni Pareschi, Giorgia Sironi, Vito Conforti, Fulvio Gianotti, INAF - Istituto Nazionale di Astrofisica (Italy); Renato Gimenes, USP Univerity of San Paolo (Brazil)
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NectarCam, a Cherenkov camera for medium sized telescopes of CTA : status and results
Paper 10702-117
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Thomas Tavernier, CEA-IRFU (France)
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Full system test and early preliminary acceptance Europe results for CRIRES+
Paper 10702-118
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Anna Brucalassi, Reinhold J. Dorn, European Southern Observatory (Germany); Roman Follert, Artie Hatzes, Thüringer Landessternwarte Tautenburg (Germany); Paul Bristow, European Southern Observatory (Germany); Ulf Seemann, Georg-August-Univ. Göttingen (Germany); Claudio Cumani, Siegfried Eschbaumer, Andreas Haimerl, Marcus Haug, European Southern Observatory (Germany); Ulrike Heiter, Uppsala Univ. (Sweden); Renate Hinterschuster, Derek Ives, Yves Jung, Florian Kerber, Barbara Klein, Alexis Lavail, Jean Louis Lizon, European Southern Observatory (Germany); Thomas Marquart, Uppsala Univ. (Sweden); Christophe Moins, Ignacio Molina-Conde, European Southern Observatory (Germany); Ernesto Oliva, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Arcetri (Italy); Luca Pasquini, Jérôme Paufique, European Southern Observatory (Germany); Nikolai Piskunov, Uppsala Univ. (Sweden); Jörg Stegmeier, European Southern Observatory (Germany); Eric Stempels, Uppsala Univ. (Sweden); Sebastien Tordo, Elena Valenti, European Southern Observatory (Germany); Heiko Anwand-Heerwart, Katja Hauptner, Peter Jeep, Christopher Marvin, Ansgar Reiners, Petra Rhode, Georg-August-Univ. Göttingen (Germany); Christof Schmidt, Georg-August-Univ. at Göttingen (Germany); Tim Umlauf, Georg-August-Univ. Göttingen (Germany)
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Development of TCal: a mobile spectrophotometric calibration unit for astronomical imaging systems
Paper 10702-119
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Peter Ferguson, Darren L. DePoy, Luke M. Schmidt, Jennifer L. Marshall, Travis Prochaska, Daniel Freeman, Lawrence Gardner, Isaac Gutierrez, Doyeon Kim, Zeeshan Kunnummal, Marcus Sauseda, Hugh Sharp, Michael Torregosa, Texas A&M Univ. (United States)
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A Near Infrared Integral Field spectrograph (NIR) for the Southern African Large Telescope (SALT): mechanical design
Paper 10702-121
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Michael P. Smith, Marsha J. Wolf, Matthew A. Bershady, Douglas P. Adler, Kurt P. Jaehnig, Univ. of Wisconsin-Madison (United States); Ron J. Koch, Diron Technologies, Inc. (United States); Mark P. Mulligan, Univ. of Wisconsin-Madison (United States); Joshua E. Oppor, Washburn Laboratories, Univ. of Wisconsin-Madison (United States); Jeffrey W. Percival, Nelli Aydinyan, Andrew S. Hauser, Elijah Ruder, Univ. of Wisconsin-Madison (United States)
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The assembly integration and test activities for the new SOXS instrument at NTT
Paper 10702-122
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Federico Biondi, Riccardo U. Claudi, Luca Marafatto, Jacopo Farinato, Demetrio Magrin, Roberto Ragazzoni, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Sergio Campana, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Pietro Schipani, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Capodimonte (Italy); Matteo Aliverti, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Andrea Baruffolo, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Sagi Ben-Ami, Harvard-Smithsonian Ctr. for Astrophysics (United States); Anna Brucalassi, European Southern Observatory (Germany); Giulio Capasso, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Capodimonte (Italy); Rosario Cosentino, Telescopio Nazionale Galileo (Spain); Francesco D'Alessio, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Roma (Italy); Paolo D'Avanzo, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Ofir Hershko, Weizmann Institute of Science (Israel); Hanindyo Kuncarayakti, FINCA - Finnish Ctr. for Astronomy with ESO (Finland); Matteo Munari, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Catania (Italy); Adam Rubin, Weizmann Institute of Science (Israel); Salvatore Scuderi, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Catania (Italy); Fabrizio Vitali, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Roma (Italy); Jani Achrén, Incident Angle Oy (Finland); José Antonio Araiza-Durán, Univ. Andrés Bello (Chile); Iair Arcavi, Tel Aviv Univ. (Israel); Andrea Bianco, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Enrico Cappellaro, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Mirko Colapietro, Massimo Della Valle, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Capodimonte (Italy); Oz Diner, Weizmann Institute of Science (Israel); Sergio D'Orsi, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Capodimonte (Italy); Daniela Fantinel, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Johan Fynbo, Dark Cosmology Ctr., Niels Bohr Institute (Denmark); Avishay Gal-Yam, Weizmann Institute of Science (Israel); Matteo Genoni, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Mika Hirvonen, Aboa Space Research Oy (Finland); Jari Kotilainen, FINCA - Finnish Ctr. for Astronomy with ESO (Finland); Tarun Kumar, Univ. of Turku (Finland); Marco Landoni, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Jussi Lehti, Aboa Space Research Oy (Finland); Gianluca Li Causi, INAF - Istituto di Astrofisica e Planetologia Spaziali - IAPS (Italy); Seppo Mattila, FINCA - Finnish Ctr. for Astronomy with ESO (Finland); Giorgio Pariani, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Giuliano Pignata, Univ. Andrés Bello (Chile); Michael Rappaport, Weizmann Institute of Science (Israel); Marco Riva, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Davide Ricci, Bernardo Salasnich, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Ricardo Zánmar Sánchez, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Catania (Italy); Stephen Smartt, Queen's Univ. Belfast (United Kingdom); Massimo Turatto, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy)
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NIHTS: the near-infrared high throughput spectrograph for the Discovery Channel Telescope
Paper 10702-123
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Edward W. Dunham, Thomas A. Bida, Lowell Observatory (United States); Tomas Chylek, Thirty Meter Telescope Project (United States); Frank Cornelius, Lowell Observatory (United States); Annika Gustafsson, Northern Arizona Univ. (United States); Nicholas Moskovitz, Lowell Observatory (United States); Henry Roe, Gemini Observatory (Chile)
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On-sky operations with the ALES integral field spectrograph
Paper 10702-124
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Jordan Stone, Steward Observatory, The Univ. of Arizona (United States); Andrew J. Skemer, Univ. of California, Santa Cruz (United States); Philip M. Hinz, Steward Observatory, The Univ. of Arizona (United States); Zackery Briesemeister, Univ. of California, Santa Cruz (United States); Travis Barman, Lunar and Planetary Laboratory, The University of Arizona (United States); Charles E. Woodward, Univ. of Minnesota, Twin Cities (United States); Michael Skrutskie, Univ. of Virginia (United States); Jarron Leisenring, Steward Observatory, The Univ. of Arizona (United States)
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Final design and construction of the ERIS calibration unit
Paper 10702-125
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Mauro Dolci, Gianluca Di Rico, Angelo Valentini, Amico Di Cianno, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico d’Abruzzo (Italy); I. Di Antonio, INAF – Osservatorio Astronomico d’Abruzzo (Italy); Armando Riccardi, Debora Ferruzzi, Simone Esposito, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Arcetri (Italy)
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MegaCam FAST: reducing data acquisition time on the Canada-France-Hawaii Telescope’s wide-field optical imager
Paper 10702-126
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Kevin K. Y. Ho, Simon Prunet, Sidik Isani, Andreea Petric, Tom Benedict, Canada-France-Hawaii Telescope (United States)
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RIMAS: near infrared cryogenic imager and spectrometer
Paper 10702-127
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Alexander S. Kutyrev, NASA Goddard Space Flight Ctr. (United States); John Capone, Univ. of Oxford (United Kingdom); Vicki Toy, Sylvain Veilleux, Univ. of Maryland, College Park (United States); Gennadiy Lotkin, Samuel H. Moseley, NASA Goddard Space Flight Ctr. (United States); Frederick D. Robinson, NASA Goddard Space Flight Ctr. (United States), Beacon Systems, Inc. (United States); Paul Kuzmenko, Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (United States); Greg Mosby, NASA Goddard Space Flight Ctr. (United States)
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WIRC+Pol: low-resolution near-infrared spectropolarimeter
Paper 10702-128
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Samaporn Tinyanont, Caltech (United States); Maxwell A. Millar-Blanchaer, Jet Propulsion Lab. (United States); Ricky Nilsson, Caltech (United States), American Museum of Natural History (United States); Dimitri Mawet, Caltech (United States), Jet Propulsion Lab. (United States); Heather Knutson, Caltech (United States); Tiffany Kataria, Gautam Vasisht, Jet Propulsion Lab. (United States); Charles Henderson, Cornell University (United States); Keith Matthews, Caltech (United States); Eugene Serabyn, Jet Propulsion Lab. (United States); Jennifer W. Milburn, David Hale, Roger Smith, Shreyas Vissapragada, Caltech (United States)
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The new NESSI: refurbishment of an NIR MOS for characterizing exoplanets using the Hale telescope
Paper 10702-129
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Michelle J. Creech-Eakman, New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology (United States); Mark R. Swain, Robert T. Zellem, Jet Propulsion Lab. (United States); Andres Olivares, Chris Salcido, New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology (United States); Luke M. Schmidt, Texas A&M Univ. (United States); Colby A. Jurgenson, Yale Univ. (United States); Kyle Pearson, The Univ. of Arizona (United States); Fernando Santoro, New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology (United States); Gautam Vasisht, Jet Propulsion Lab. (United States)
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Design of ALES: a broad wavelength integral field unit for LBTI/LMIRcam
Paper 10702-130
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Philip M. Hinz, The Univ. of Arizona (United States); Andrew J. Skemer, Univ. of California, Santa Cruz (United States); Jordan Stone, Oscar M. Montoya, Olivier Durney, The Univ. of Arizona (United States)
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LLAMAS: a wide-field seeing-limited IFU spectrometer for the Magellan telescopes
Paper 10702-131
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Robert A. Simcoe, Gábor Furész, Michael McDonald, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (United States); Mark Egan, MIT Kavli Institute for Astrophysics and Space Research (United States); Andrew Malonis, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (United States)
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Developing an infrared APD array camera for near-infrared wavefront sensing
Paper 10702-132
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Adam Butko, Suresh Sivanandam, Dunlap Institute for Astronomy & Astrophysics (Canada); Tim Hardy, NRC - Herzberg Astronomy & Astrophysics (Canada); Siqi Liu, Shaojie Chen, Dunlap Institute for Astronomy & Astrophysics (Canada); Jean-Pierre Véran, NRC - Herzberg Astronomy & Astrophysics (Canada); Philip M. Hinz, Steward Observatory, The Univ. of Arizona (United States)
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Sky-limited photometry with InGaAs sensors: on-sky validation and wide-field imaging applications
Paper 10702-133
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Robert A. Simcoe, Gábor Furész, Andrew Malonis, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (United States); Peter Sullivan, Jet Propulsion Lab. (United States); Mansi Kasliwal, Caltech (United States); Mark Egan, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (United States); Juna Kollmeier, Carnegie Observatories (United States)
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Design implementation for the Magellan LLAMAS integral field spectrograph
Paper 10702-134
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Mark Egan, MIT Kavli Institute for Astrophysics and Space Research (United States); Gábor Furész, Andrew Malonis, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (United States)
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Integral field unit for LLAMAS, the large lenslet array Magellan spectrograph
Paper 10702-135
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Gábor Furész, Mark Egan, Andrew Malonis, Robert A. Simcoe, MIT Kavli Institute for Astrophysics and Space Research (United States)
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Gemini instrument upgrade program
Paper 10702-136
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Ruben Diaz, Stephen Goodsell, Scot J. Kleinman, Paul Hirst, Gemini Observatory (United States)
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Model based approach for data calibrations of microlens fed hyperspectral imager (MiHI)
(Canceled)
Paper 10702-137
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s):
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The common path of SOXS (Son of X-Shooter)
Paper 10702-138
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Riccardo U. Claudi, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Matteo Aliverti, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Federico Biondi, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Matteo Munari, Ricardo Zánmar Sánchez, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Catania (Italy); Sergio Campana, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Pietro Schipani, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Capodimonte (Italy); Andrea Baruffolo, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Sagi Ben-Ami, Harvard-Smithsonian Ctr. for Astrophysics (United States); Anna Brucalassi, European Southern Observatory (Germany); Giulio Capasso, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Capodimonte (Italy); Rosario Cosentino, Telescopio Nazionale Galileo (Spain); Francesco D'Alessio, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Roma (Italy); Paolo D'Avanzo, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); O. Hershko, Telescopio Nazionale Galileo (Spain); Hanindyo Kuncarayakti, FINCA - Finnish Ctr. for Astronomy with ESO (Finland); Adam Rubin, Weizmann Institute of Science (Israel); Salvatore Scuderi, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Catania (Italy); Fabrizio Vitali, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Roma (Italy); Jani Achrén, Incident Angle Oy (Finland); José A. Araiza-Durán, Univ. Andrés Bello (Chile); Iair Arcavi, Tel Aviv Univ. (Israel); Andrea Bianco, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Enrico Cappellaro, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Mirko Colapietro, Massimo Della Valle, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Capodimonte (Italy); Oz Diner, Weizmann Institute of Science (Israel); Sergio D'Orsi, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Capodimonte (Italy); Daniela Fantinel, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Johan Fynbo, Dark Cosmology Ctr., Niels Bohr Institute (Denmark); Avishay Gal-Yam, Weizmann Institute of Science (Israel); Matteo Genoni, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Mika Hirvonen, Aboa Space Research Oy (Finland); Jari Kotilainen, FINCA - Finnish Ctr. for Astronomy with ESO (Finland); T. Kumar, Univ. of Turku (Finland); Marco Landoni, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Jussi Lehti, Aboa Space Research Oy (Finland); Gianluca Li Causi, INAF - Istituto di Astrofisica e Planetologia Spaziali - IAPS (Italy); Luca Marafatto, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Seppo Mattila, FINCA - Finnish Ctr. for Astronomy with ESO (Finland); Giorgio Pariani, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Giuliano Pignata, Univ. Andrés Bello (Chile); Michael Rappaport, Weizmann Institute of Science (Israel); Davide Ricci, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Marco Riva, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Bernardo Salasnich, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Stephen Smartt, Queen's Univ. Belfast (United Kingdom); Massimo Turatto, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy)
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A Fabry-Pérot interferometer for FEROS
Paper 10702-139
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Sebastian Schäfer, Georg-August-Univ. Göttingen (Germany); Roland Gredel, Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie (Germany); Ansgar Reiners, Georg-August-Univ. Göttingen (Germany)
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Near-infrared adaptive optics imaging- and spectro-polarimetry with the infrared camera and spectrograph of the Subaru Telescope
Paper 10702-140
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Makoto Watanabe, Okayama Univ. of Science (Japan); Tae-Soo Pyo, Subaru Telescope, NAOJ (United States); Hiroshi Terada, National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (Japan); Takashi Hattori, Subaru Telescope, NAOJ (United States); Yutaka Hayano, National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (Japan); Yosuke Minowa, Subaru Telescope, NAOJ (United States); Shin Oya, National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (Japan); Masayuki Hattori, National Institute for Basic Biology (Japan); Tomoyuki Kudo, Subaru Telescope, NAOJ (United States); Mikio Morii, The Institute of Statistical Mathematics (Japan); Jun Hashimoto, National Institutes of Natural Sciences (Japan); Motohide Tamura, National Institutes of Natural Sciences (Japan), National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (Japan), Univ. of Tokyo (Japan)
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Observing modes for the new SCORPIO imager and spectrograph at Gemini South
Paper 10702-141
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Amanda Bayless, Jason Stange, Todd J. Veach, Antonina Brody, Southwest Research Institute (United States); Marísa Luisa García-Vargas, FRACTAL S.L.N.E (Spain); Alexander van der Horst, The George Washington Univ. (United States); Ronnie Killough, Southwest Research Institute (United States); Manuel Maldonado, FRACTAL S.L.N.E (Spain); Kristian Persson, Susan Pope, Southwest Research Institute (United States); Massimo Robberto, Space Telescope Science Institute (United States); Peter Roming, Southwest Research Institute (United States); Ernesto Sánchez-Blanco, FRACTAL S.L.N.E (Spain); Kelly D. Smith, Southwest Research Institute (United States)
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KCWI: a flexible integral field spectrograph at WM Keck Observatory
(Canceled)
Paper 10702-142
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s):
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Monday 11 June Show All Abstracts
Session PLMon:
Monday Plenary Session
Monday 11 June 2018
8:50 AM - 10:00 AM
Location: CC Level 1, Ballroom A
Coffee Break 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Session 4:
Time-domain Astronomy
Monday 11 June 2018
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: CC Level 1, Ballroom C
Session Chair:
Kentaro Motohara, The Univ. of Tokyo (Japan)
The Tomo-e Gozen wide field CMOS camera for the Kiso Schmidt telescope (Invited Paper)
Paper 10702-18
Time: 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Author(s): Shigeyuki Sako, Ryou Ohsawa, Hidenori Takahashi, Yuto Kojima, Mamoru Doi, Naoto Kobayashi, Tsutomu Aoki, Noriaki Arima, The Univ. of Tokyo (Japan); Ko Arimatsu, National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (Japan); Makoto Ichiki, The Univ. of Tokyo (Japan); Shiro Ikeda, The Institute of Statistical Mathematics (Japan); Kota Inooka, National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (Japan); Yoshifusa Ita, Tohoku Univ. (Japan); Toshihiro Kasuga, Kyoto Univ. (Japan); Mitsuru Kokubo, Tohoku Univ. (Japan); Masahiro Konishi, The Univ. of Tokyo (Japan); Hiroyuki Maehara, National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (Japan); Noriyuki Matsunaga, Kazuma Mitsuda, Takashi Miyata, Yuki Mori, The Univ. of Tokyo (Japan); Mikio Morii, The Institute of Statistical Mathematics (Japan); Tomoki Morokuma, Kentaro Motohara, Yoshikazu Nakada, The Univ. of Tokyo (Japan); Shin-Ichiro Okumura, Japan Space Guard Association (Japan); Yuki Sarugaku, Kyoto Sangyo Univ. (Japan); Mikiya Sato, The Nippon Meteor Society (Japan); Toshikazu Shigeyama, Takao Soyano, The Univ. of Tokyo (Japan); Masaomi Tanaka, National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (Japan); Ken'ichi Tarusawa, The Univ. of Tokyo (Japan); Nozomu Tominaga, Konan Univ. (Japan); Tomonori Totani, The Univ. of Tokyo (Japan); Seitaro Urakawa, Japan Space Guard Association (Japan); Fumihiko Usui, Kobe Univ. (Japan); Junichi Watanabe, Takuya Yamashita, National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (Japan); Makoto Yoshikawa, Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (Japan)
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The Evryscopes: observing the entire sky at high cadence (Conference Presentation)
Paper 10702-19
Time: 11:00 AM - 11:20 AM
Author(s): Nicholas M. Law, Jeffrey Ratzloff, Hank Corbett, Octavi Fors, Ward Howard, Erin Conn, The Univ. of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (United States)
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First light with HiPERCAM on the GTC
Paper 10702-20
Time: 11:20 AM - 11:40 AM
Author(s): Vik Dhillon, Simon Dixon, Trevor Gamble, Paul Kerry, Stuart Littlefair, Steven Parsons, The Univ. of Sheffield (United Kingdom); Tom Marsh, The Univ. of Warwick (United Kingdom); Naidu Bezawada, European Southern Observatory (Germany); Martin Black, Xiaofeng Gao, David Henry, David Lunney, Christopher Miller, UK Astronomy Technology Ctr. (United Kingdom); Marc Dubbeldam, Timothy J. Morris, James Osborn, Richard Wilson, Durham Univ. (United Kingdom); Jorge Casares, Teo Munoz-Darias, Enric Palle, Pablo Rodriguez-Gil, Tariq Shahbaz, Instituto de Astrofisica de Canarias (Spain); Antonio de Ugarte Postigo, Instituto de Astrofisica de Andalucia (Spain)
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Initial performance of the Zwicky transient facility: a wide-fast time-domain survey (Conference Presentation)
Paper 10702-21
Time: 11:40 AM - 12:00 PM
Author(s): Richard G. Dekany, Roger Smith, Reed L. Riddle, Michael Feeney, Stephen Kaye, Michael Porter, David Hale, Jeffry Zolkower, Peter Mao, Daniel J. Reiley, Patrick Murphy, Hector Rodriguez, Justin Belicki, John Henning, John Cromer, Caltech (United States)
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Lunch Break 12:00 PM - 1:40 PM
Session 5:
Novel Approaches
Monday 11 June 2018
1:40 PM - 3:20 PM
Location: CC Level 1, Ballroom C
Session Chair:
Armando Gil de Paz, Univ. Complutense de Madrid (Spain)
Window to the universe for less money: 10 years of PAIX from Antarctica
Paper 10702-23
Time: 1:40 PM - 2:00 PM
Author(s): Merieme Chadid, Observatoire de la Côte d’Azur (France); Jean Vernin, Univ. de Nice Sophia Antipolis (France); George Jumper, Air Force Research Lab. (United States); Li Yong Liu, National Astronomical Observatories, Chinese Academy of Sciences (China); Hervé Trinquet, DGA Maitrise de l’Information, BP 7, 35998 Rennes Armees, France (France)
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Optical system design of the AST3-NIR camera
Paper 10702-24
Time: 2:00 PM - 2:20 PM
Author(s): Jessica R. Zheng, Vladimir Churilov, Robert Content, Jonathan S. Lawrence, Australian Astronomical Observatory (Australia); Bozhong Gu, Haiping Lu, Haikun Wen, Xiangyan Yuan, Nanjing Institute of Astronomical Optics & Technology (China)
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PRAXIS: an OH suppression optimised near infrared spectrograph
Paper 10702-25
Time: 2:20 PM - 2:40 PM
Author(s): Simon C. Ellis, Australian Astronomical Observatory (Australia); Svend-Marian Bauer, Leibniz-Institut für Astrophysik Potsdam (Germany); Carlos Bacigalupo, Australian Astronomical Observatory (Australia); Joss Bland-Hawthorn, Julia Bryant, The Univ. of Sydney (Australia); Scott Case, Robert Content, Australian Astronomical Observatory (Australia); Thomas Fechner, Domenico Giannone, Roger Haynes, Eloy Hernandez, Leibniz-Institut für Astrophysik Potsdam (Germany); Anthony Horton, Urs Klauser, Jonathan S. Lawrence, Australian Astronomical Observatory (Australia); Sergio Leon-Saval, Emma Lindley, The Univ. of Sydney (Australia); Hans-Gerd Löhmannsröben, Univ. Potsdam (Germany); Seong-Sik Min, The Univ. of Sydney (Australia); Naveen Pai, Australian Astronomical Observatory (Australia); Martin Roth, Leibniz-Institut für Astrophysik Potsdam (Germany); Keith Shortridge, Lewis Waller, Pascal Xavier, Ross Zhelem, Australian Astronomical Observatory (Australia)
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IGRINS at the Discovery Channel Telescope and Gemini South
Paper 10702-26
Time: 2:40 PM - 3:00 PM
Author(s): Gregory N. Mace, The Univ. of Texas at Austin (United States), The Univ. of Texas McDonald Observatory (United States); Kimberly Sokal, The Univ. of Texas at Austin (United States); Jae-Joon Lee, Heeyoung Oh, Chan Park, Korea Astronomy and Space Science Institute (Korea, Republic of); Hanshin Lee, John M. Good, Phillip J. MacQueen, The Univ. of Texas at Austin (United States), The Univ. of Texas McDonald Observatory (United States); Jae Sok Oh, Korea Astronomy and Space Science Institute (Korea, Republic of); Kyle F. Kaplan , Benjamin Kidder, The Univ. of Texas at Austin (United States); Moo-Young Chun, In-Soo Yuk , Ueejeong Jeong, Korea Astronomy and Space Science Institute (Korea, Republic of); Soojong Pak, Kyung Hee Univ. (Korea, Republic of); Kang-Min Kim, Jakyoung Nah, Sungho Lee, Young-Sam Yu, Narae Hwang, Byeong-Gon Park, Korea Astronomy and Space Science Institute (Korea, Republic of); Hwihyun Kim, Brian Chinn, Gemini Observatory (Chile); Alison Peck, Gemini Observatory (United States); Ruben Diaz, Rene Rutten, Gemini Observatory (Chile); Lisa Prato, George Jacoby, Frank Cornelius, Ben Hardesty, William DeGroff, Edward W. Dunham, Stephen Levine, Lowell Observatory (United States); Larissa Nofi, Lowell Observatory (United States), Univ. of Hawai'i (United States); Ricardo Lopez-Valdivia, The Univ. of Texas at Austin (United States); Alycia J. Weinberger, Carnegie Institution for Science, DTM (United States); Daniel T. Jaffe, The Univ. of Texas at Austin (United States)
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Overview, design, and flight results from SuperBIT: a high-resolution, wide-field, visible-to-near-UV balloon-borne astronomical telescope
Paper 10702-27
Time: 3:00 PM - 3:20 PM
Author(s): Javier L. Romualdez, Univ. of Toronto (Canada); Steven J. Benton, Princeton Univ. (United States); Anthony M. Brown, Paul Clark, Durham Univ. (United Kingdom); Christopher J. Damaren, Univ. of Toronto (Canada); Tim Eifler, Jet Propulsion Lab. (United States); Aurelien A. Fraisse, Princeton Univ. (United States); Mathew N. Galloway, John W. Hartley, Univ. of Toronto (Canada); Mathilde Jauzac, Durham Univ. (United Kingdom); William C. Jones, Lun Li, Thuy Vy T. Luu, Princeton Univ. (United States); Richard J. Massey, Durham Univ. (United Kingdom); Jacqueline E. Mccleary, Jet Propulsion Lab. (United States); Calvin B. Netterfield, Susan Redmond, Univ. of Toronto (Canada); Jason D. Rhodes, Jet Propulsion Lab. (United States); Jürgen Schmoll, Sut-Ieng Tam, Durham Univ. (United Kingdom)
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Poster Interlude 3:20 PM - 3:30 PM
Coffee Break 3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Session 6:
High-contrast Imaging
Monday 11 June 2018
4:00 PM - 5:20 PM
Location: CC Level 1, Ballroom C
Diffraction-limited polarimetric imaging of protoplanetary disks and mass-loss shells with VAMPIRES
Paper 10702-28
Time: 4:00 PM - 4:20 PM
Author(s): Barnaby Norris, Peter Tuthill, The Univ. of Sydney (Australia); Nemanja Jovanovic, Caltech (United States); Julien Lozi, Olivier Guyon, Subaru Telescope, NAOJ (United States); Nick Cvetojevic, Observatoire de Paris, Meudon (France); Frantz Martinache, Observatoire de la Côte d’Azur (France)
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Around the world: status and prospects with the infrared vortex coronagraph (Conference Presentation)
Paper 10702-29
Time: 4:20 PM - 4:40 PM
Author(s): Olivier Absil, Univ. de Liège (Belgium); Mikael Karlsson, Uppsala Univ. (Sweden); Dimitri Mawet, Caltech (United States); Brunella Carlomagno, Univ. de Liège (Belgium); Valentin Christiaens, Univ. de Liège (Belgium), Univ. de Chile (Chile); Denis Defrère, Univ. de Liège (Belgium); Christian Delacroix, Princeton Univ. (United States); Julien Girard, Space Telescope Science Institute (United States); Carlos A. Gomez Gonzalez, Institut de Planétologie et d’Astrophysique de Grenoble (France); Serge Habraken, Univ. de Liège (Belgium); Philip M. Hinz, The Univ. of Arizona (United States); Elsa Huby, Observatoire de Paris (France), Lab. d'Etudes Spatiales et d'Instrumentation en Astrophysique (France); Aissa Jolivet, Univ. de Liège (Belgium); Markus Kasper, Hans-Ulrich Kaufl, European Southern Observatory (Germany); Matthew A. Kenworthy, Leiden Univ. (Netherlands); Keith Matthews, Caltech (United States); Julien Milli, European Southern Observatory (Chile); Gilles Orban de Xivry, Univ. de Liège (Belgium); Eric Pantin, Commissariat à l'Énergie Atomique (France); Pierre Piron, Uppsala Univ. (Sweden); Maddalena Reggiani, Univ. de Liège (Belgium); A.J. Eldorado Riggs, Eugene Serabyn, Jet Propulsion Lab. (United States); Jean Surdej, Univ. de Liège (Belgium); Ernesto Vargas Catalan, Uppsala Univ. (Sweden)
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Installation and commissioning of the LINC-NIRVANA near-infrared MCAO imager on LBT
Paper 10702-30
Time: 4:40 PM - 5:00 PM
Author(s): Thomas M. Herbst, Thomas Bertram, Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie (Germany); Carmelo Arcidiacono, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Bologna (Italy); Maria Bergomi, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Jürgen Berwein, Peter Bizenberger, Florian Briegel, Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie (Germany); Jacopo Farinato, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Micah Klettke, Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie (Germany); Luca Marafatto, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Richard Mathar, Rosalie McGurk, Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie (Germany); Roberto Ragazzoni, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Kalyan K. R. Santhakumari, Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie (Germany); Valentina Viotto, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy)
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MEC: the MKID exoplanet camera for high contrast astronomy at Subaru (Conference Presentation)
Paper 10702-31
Time: 5:00 PM - 5:20 PM
Author(s): Alex Walter, Benjamin A. Mazin, Clint Bockstiegel, Neelay Fruitwala, Univ. of California, Santa Barbara (United States); Paul Szypryt, National Institute of Standards and Technology (United States), Univ. of California, Santa Barbara (United States); Isabel Lipartito, Univ. of California, Santa Barbara (United States); Seth Meeker, Jet Propulsion Lab. (United States), Univ of California, Santa Barbara (United States); Nicholas Zobrist, Giulia Collura, Grégoire Coiffard, Univ. of California, Santa Barbara (United States); Paschal Strader, Dominican School of Philosophy and Theology (United States); Olivier Guyon, Subaru Telescope, NAOJ (United States), Steward Observatory, The Univ. of Arizona (United States), National Institutes of Natural Sciences (Japan); Julien Lozi, Subaru Telescope, NAOJ (United States); Nemanja Jovanovic, Caltech (United States), Subaru Telescope, National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (United States)
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Poster Interlude 5:20 PM - 5:30 PM
Posters: High-contrast Imaging
Monday 11 June 2018
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Location: CC Level 1, Exhibit Hall 2

Posters in this session may be displayed beginning at 10.00 on the designated day and will be available for extended viewing. The interactive poster session with authors in attendance will be Monday evening from 5:30 to 7:00 PM (followed by the Welcome Reception). Authors should remove their posters at the end of the poster session. Posters left displayed will be considered unwanted and will be discarded. :: :: Poster presentation guidelines are available [{http://spie.org/conferences-and-exhibitions/astronomical-telescopes-and-instrumentation/for-authors-and-presenters/poster-presentation-guidelines}+{online}].
Cryogenic characterization of the grating vector APP coronagraph for the upcoming ERIS instrument at the VLT
Paper 10702-143
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Author(s): Anna Boehle, Adrian M. Glauser, ETH Zurich (Switzerland); Matthew A. Kenworthy, Frans Snik, David Doelman, Leiden Observatory (Netherlands); Sascha P. Quanz, ETH Zurich (Switzerland); Michael R. Meyer, Department of Astronomy, University of Michigan (United States)
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A polarization aberrations model to understand and improve the performance of VLT/SPHERE-ZIMPOL
Paper 10702-144
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Author(s): Rob van Holstein, Frans Snik, Christoph U. Keller, Leiden Observatory (Netherlands); Hans Martin Schmid, ETH Zurich (Switzerland); Ronald Roelfsema, NOVA Optical Infrared Instrumentation Group (Netherlands); Alain Govaert, Univ. of Groningen (Netherlands)
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Moving the Gemini planet imager to Gemini North: expectations and challenges
Paper 10702-145
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Author(s): Fredrik T. Rantakyrö, Gemini Observatory (Chile); Vanessa P. Bailey, Jet Propulsion Lab. (United States); Carlos Quiroz, Brian Chinn, Gemini Observatory (Chile); Bruce A. Macintosh, Kavli Institute for Particle Astrophysics & Cosmology (United States), Stanford Univ. (United States); Melisa Tallis, Kavli Institute for Particle Astrophysics & Cosmology (United States); Bryan Miller, Thomas Hayward, Gemini Observatory (Chile); Lisa Poyneer, Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (United States); Jeffrey Chilcote, Andrew Norton, Kavli Institute for Particle Astrophysics & Cosmology (United States); Chris Morrison, Gemini Observatory (Chile)
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Study of a vortex coronagraph for SPHERE
Paper 10702-146
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Author(s): Elsa Huby, Lab. d'Etudes Spatiales et d'Instrumentation en Astrophysique (France), Observatoire de Paris à Meudon (France); Julien Milli, European Southern Observatory (Chile); Anthony Boccaletti, Lab. d'Etudes Spatiales et d'Instrumentation en Astrophysique (France), Observatoire de Paris à Meudon (France); Mamadou N'Diaye, Observatoire de la Côte d’Azur (France); Arthur Vigan, Lab. d'Astrophysique de Marseille (France); Alexis Carlotti, Institut de Planétologie et d’Astrophysique de Grenoble (France), Univ. Grenoble Alpes (France); Garreth Ruane, Caltech (United States); Olivier Absil, Univ. de Liège (Belgium); Frans Snik, David Doelman, Leiden Observatory (Netherlands); Mariangela Bonavita, The Royal Observatory, Edinburgh (United Kingdom); Pierre Baudoz, Lab. d'Etudes Spatiales et d'Instrumentation en Astrophysique (France), Observatoire de Paris à Meudon (France); David Mouillet, Institut de Planétologie et d’Astrophysique de Grenoble (France), Univ. Grenoble Alpes (France); Jean-François Sauvage, ONERA (France), Lab. d'Astrophysique de Marseille (France); Cristian Romero, European Southern Observatory (Chile); Jean-Luc Beuzit, Institut de Planétologie et d’Astrophysique de Grenoble (France), Univ. Grenoble Alpes (France)
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High-contrast imaging of tight resolved binaries with two vector vortex coronagraphs in cascade with the Palomar SDC instrument
Paper 10702-147
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Author(s): Jonas G. Kuhn, Sebastian Daemgen, ETH Zurich (Switzerland); Ji Wang, Caltech (United States); Farisa Morales, Michael Bottom, Eugene Serabyn, Jet Propulsion Lab. (United States); Jacques-Robert Delorme, Caltech (United States); Jean C. Shelton, Jet Propulsion Lab. (United States); Samaporn Tinyanont, Caltech (United States)
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Design, specification, and manufacturing of a PIAACMC for the SPEED testbed
Paper 10702-148
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Author(s): Patrice Martinez, Mathilde Beaulieu, Lab. J.L. Lagrange (France); Olivier Guyon, Subaru Telescope, NAOJ (United States); Lyu Abe, Carole Gouvret, Julien Dejonghe, Olivier Preis, Lab. J.L. Lagrange (France)
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Upgrading the Gemini planet imager: GPI 2.0
Paper 10702-149
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Author(s): Jeffrey K. Chilcote, Stanford Univ. (United States); Vanessa P. Bailey, Jet Propulsion Lab. (United States); Rob De Rosa, Univ. of California (United States); Bruce Macintosh, Eric Nielsen, Andrew Norton, Stanford Univ. (United States); Maxwell A. Millar-Blanchaer, Jet Propulsion Lab. (United States); James Graham, Univ. of California, Berkeley (United States); Christian Marois, National Research Council Canada (Canada); Laurent Pueyo, Space Telescope Science Institute (United States); Julien Rameau, Universite de Montreal (Canada); Dmitry Savransky, Cornell Univ. (United States); Jean-Pierre Veran, National Research Council Canada (Canada)
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New inverse method for circumstellar environments reconstruction in polarimetry with the ESO/VLT-SPHERE IRDIS instrument
Paper 10702-150
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Author(s): Laurence Denneulin, Maud Langlois, Éric Thiébaut, Ctr. de Recherche Astrophysique de Lyon (France)
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High contrast imaging for the enhanced resolution imager and spectrometer (ERIS)
Paper 10702-151
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Author(s): Matthew A. Kenworthy, Frans Snik, Christoph U. Keller, David Doelman, Emiel H. Por, Leiden Observatory (Netherlands); Olivier Absil, Brunella Carlomagno, Univ. de Liège (Belgium); Mikael Karlsson, Uppsala Univ. (Sweden); Elsa Huby, Lab. d'Etudes Spatiales et d'Instrumentation en Astrophysique (France), Observatoire de Paris à Meudon (France); Adrian M. Glauser, Sascha P. Quanz, ETH Zurich (Switzerland); William D. Taylor, UK Astronomy Technology Ctr. (United Kingdom)
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The vector-APP coronagraph: producing dark holes in PSFs all over the world
Paper 10702-152
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Author(s): Frans Snik, David Doelman, Steven Bos, Jozua de Boer, Alexander Bohn, Emiel H. Por, Sebastiaan Y. Haffert, Michael Wilby, Matthew A. Kenworthy, Christoph U. Keller, Leiden Observatory (Netherlands)
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A precursor mission to high contrast imaging balloon system
Paper 10702-153
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Author(s): Olivier Côté, Guillaume Allain, Denis Brousseau, Marie-Pier Lord, Samy Ouahbi, Mireille Ouellet, Deven Patel, Simon Thibault, Cédric Vallée, Univ. Laval (Canada); Ruslan Belikov, Eduardo A. Bendek, NASA Ames Research Ctr. (United States); Célia Blain, Collin Bradley, Univ. of Victoria (Canada); Olivier Daigle, Nüvü Caméras Inc. (Canada); Chris de Jong, SRON, University of Groningen (Netherlands); David Doelman, Univ. Leiden (Netherlands); René Doyon, Univ. de Montréal (Canada); Frédéric Grandmont, ABB Inc. (Canada); Michael Helmbrecht, Iris AO, Inc. (United States); Matthew A. Kenworthy, Leiden Univ. (Netherlands); David Lafrenière, Univ. de Montréal (Canada); Frank Marchis, SETI Institute (United States); Christian Marois, NRC-Dominion Astrophysical Observatory (Canada); Steeve Montminy, Canadian Space Agency (Canada); Frans Snik, Leiden Univ. (Netherlands); Gautam Vasisht, NASA Ames Research Ctr. (United States); Jean-Pierre Véran, NRC - Herzberg Astronomy & Astrophysics (Canada); Philippe Vincent, Canadian Space Agency (Canada)
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Thermal imaging of Earth-size temperate planets orbiting neighborhood stars
Paper 10702-154
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Author(s): Christian Marois, NRC-Dominion Astrophysical Observatory (Canada); Célia Blain, Benjamin Gerard, Spencer Bialek, Colin Bradley, Univ. of Victoria (Canada); René Doyon, Univ. de Montréal (Canada); Michael Meyer, Univ. of Michigan (United States); Franck Marchis, SETI Institute (United States); Thomas Hayward, Gemini Observatory (Chile); Simon Thibault, Univ. Laval (Canada); Andrew J. Skemer, Univ. of California, Santa Cruz (United States); Carl Melis, Univ. of California, San Diego (United States); Masen Lamb, Dunlap Institute for Astronomy & Astrophysics (Canada)
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TIKI: a 10-micron Earth-like planet finder for the Gemini South telescope
Paper 10702-155
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Author(s): Célia Blain, Univ. of Victoria (Canada); Christian Marois, NRC - Herzberg Astronomy & Astrophysics (Canada); Colin Bradley, Univ. of Victoria (Canada); Mark Chun, Institute for Astronomy (United States); René Doyon, University of Montréal (Canada); Darren Erickson, NRC - Herzberg Astronomy & Astrophysics (Canada); Thomas Hayward, Gemini Observatory (Chile); Masen Lamb, Dunlap Institute for Astronomy & Astrophysics (Canada); Olivier Lardière, NRC - Herzberg Astronomy & Astrophysics (Canada); Franck Marchis, SETI Institute (United States); Carl Melis, Univ. of California, San Diego (United States); Michael Meyer, Univ. of Michigan (United States); Christopher Packham, The Univ. of Texas at San Antonio (United States); Andrew J. Skemer, Univ. of California, Santa Cruz (United States); Simon Thibault, Univ. Laval (Canada)
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Finding and characterizing exoplanets with SCAR on large telescopes
Paper 10702-156
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Author(s): Sebastiaan Y. Haffert, Leiden Univ. (Netherlands); Emiel H. Por, Leiden Observatory (Netherlands); Christoph U. Keller, Matthew A. Kenworthy, Leiden Univ. (Netherlands)
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The AIV concept of SHARK-NIR, a new coronagraph for the Large Binocular Telescope
Paper 10702-157
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Author(s): Luca Marafatto, Maria Bergomi, Federico Biondi, Elena Carolo, Simonetta Chinellato, Marco De Pascale, Marco Dima, Jacopo Farinato, Davide Greggio, Luigi Lessio, Demetrio Magrin, Elisa Portaluri, Roberto Ragazzoni, Daniele Vassallo, Valentina Viotto, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy)
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New Earth: a high-contrast laboratory to validate emerging technologies for exoplanet imaging
(Canceled)
Paper 10702-158
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
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High-contrast spectroscopy testbed for Segmented Telescopes: instrument overview and development progress
Paper 10702-159
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Author(s): Nemanja Jovanovic, Garreth Ruane, Daniel Echeverri, Jacques-Robert Delorme, Dimitri Mawet, Jason Fucik, Caltech (United States); James K. Wallace, Carl Coker, Jet Propulsion Lab. (United States); Alex Delacroix, Nicholas Levraud, Jorge Llop Sayson, Ji Wang, Reed L. Riddle, Caltech (United States); Maxwell A. Millar-Blanchaer, Jet Propulsion Lab. (United States)
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SHARK-VIS the LBT high contrast imager at visible wavelengths
Paper 10702-160
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Author(s): Massimiliano Mattioli, Fernando Pedichini, Simone Antoniucci, Gianluca Li Causi, Roberto Piazzesi, Marco Stangalini, Vincenzo Testa, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Roma (Italy)
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Posters: Time-domain and Novel Approaches
Monday 11 June 2018
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Location: CC Level 1, Exhibit Hall 2

Posters in this session may be displayed beginning at 10.00 on the designated day and will be available for extended viewing. The interactive poster session with authors in attendance will be Monday evening from 5:30 to 7:00 PM (followed by the Welcome Reception). Authors should remove their posters at the end of the poster session. Posters left displayed will be considered unwanted and will be discarded. :: :: Poster presentation guidelines are available [{http://spie.org/conferences-and-exhibitions/astronomical-telescopes-and-instrumentation/for-authors-and-presenters/poster-presentation-guidelines}+{online}].
Enhanced exoplanet biosignature detection from an interferometer addition to low resolution spectrographs
Paper 10702-161
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Author(s): David J. Erskine, Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (United States); Philip S. Muirhead, Boston Univ. (United States); Andrew M. Vanderburg, The Univ. of Texas at Austin (United States); Andrew Szentgyorgyi, Harvard-Smithsonian Ctr. for Astrophysics (United States)
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Design of a next generation synoptic solar observing network: solar physics research integrated network group (SPRING)
Paper 10702-162
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Author(s): Sanjay Gosain, National Solar Observatory (United States); Markus Roth, Kiepenheuer-Institut für Sonnenphysik (Germany); Frank Hill, Alexei A. Pevtsov, Valentin M. Pillet, National Solar Observatory (United States); Michael J. Thompson, National Center for Atmospheric Research (United States)
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Design and development of Mt. Abu faint object spectrograph and camera-pathfinder (MFOSC-P) for PRL 1.2m Mt. Abu telescope, India
Paper 10702-163
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Author(s): Mudit Kumar Srivastava, Mohanlal Jangra, Vaibhav Dixit, Physical Research Lab. (India); B.S. Munjal, Hemant Arora, Tejas Mavani, Space Applications Ctr., Indian Space Research Organisation (India)
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LSST craft raft integration support equipment: design, assembly, and test status
Paper 10702-164
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Author(s): Travis Lange, Boyd Bowdish, Stefano Russo, Stephen Tether, Seth W. Digel, Tony Johnson, Scott P. Newbry, Andrew P. Rasmussen, Vincent T. Lee, Kevin A. Reil, Tim Bond, SLAC National Accelerator Lab. (United States); Giorgio Dho, Università degli Studi di Torino, Dipartimento di Fisica (Italy)
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Aligning the ZTF science focal plane using stellar images
Paper 10702-165
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Author(s): Gina E. Duggan, Caltech (United States); Richard G. Dekany, Jennifer W. Milburn, Caltech Optical Observatories (United States)
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Sunrise chromospheric infrared spectropolarimeter (SCIP) for the SUNRISE balloon mission
Paper 10702-166
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Author(s): Yukio Katsukawa, Masahito Kubo, Hirohisa Hara, Yoshinori Suematsu, Ryohko Ishikawa, Ryouhei Kano, Toshihiro Tsuzuki, Fumihiro Uraguchi, Tomonori Tamura, National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (Japan); Carlos Quintero Noda, Toshifumi Shimizu, Shin-nosuke Ishikawa, Takayoshi Oba, Yusuke Kawabata, Institute of Space and Astronautical Science, Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (Japan); Kiyoshi Ichimoto, Tetsu Anan, Shin-ichi Nagata, Kyoto Univ. (Japan); Jose Carlos del Toro Iniesta, David Orozco Suarez, Juan Pedro Cobos Carrascosa, Antonio Carlos López Jiménez, Instituto de Astrofísica de Andalucía - CSIC (Spain); Sami K. Solanki, Alex J. Feller, Tino L. Riethmueller, Achim Gandorfer, Max-Planck-Institut für Sonnensystemforschung (Germany)
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Acousto-optic spectrometer for speckle imaging
Paper 10702-167
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Author(s): Konstantin B. Yushkov, Sergey P. Anikin, Vasily V. Gurov, National Univ. of Science and Technology "MISiS" (Russian Federation); Alexander Kolesnikov, Tver State University (Russian Federation); Vladimir Y. Molchanov, National Univ. of Science and Technology "MISiS" (Russian Federation); Andrey M. Tatarnikov, Sergey A. Potanin, Valentin F. Esipov, M.V. Lomonosov Moscow State Univ. (Russian Federation)
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A space debris dedicated channel for the P-band receiver of the Sardinia Radio telescope
(Canceled)
Paper 10702-168
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
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The rigid and thermally stable all-ceramic LSST camera: focal plane from design to assembly
Paper 10702-169
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Author(s): Matthias Krödel, ECM Engineered Ceramic Materials GmbH (Germany); John Ku, J. Bryan Langton, Rafe Schindler, SLAC National Accelerator Lab. (United States); Bill Wahl, Brookhaven National Lab. (United States)
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Fast automatic spectrograph for transient (FAST)
Paper 10702-170
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Author(s): José A. Araiza-Durán, Millennium Institute of Astrophysics (Chile), Univ. Andrés Bello (Chile); Giuliano Pignata, Univ. Andrés Bello (Chile), Millennium Institute of Astrophysics (Chile); Anna Brucalassi, European Southern Observatory (Germany), Univ. Andrés Bello (Chile)
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Optical design of the Liverpool Telescope Multicolour OPTimised Optical Polarimeter (MOPTOP)
Paper 10702-172
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Author(s): Helen E. Jermak, Iain A. Steele, Robert J. Smith, Liverpool John Moores Univ. (United Kingdom)
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Chimera: a high-speed three-color photometer for space surveillance and astronomy
Paper 10702-173
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Author(s): Harrison Krantz, Eric C. Pearce, Louis Avner, Olivier Durney, Corwynn Sauve, The Univ. of Arizona (United States)
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Connectivity and functional verification for the LSST science raft towers
Paper 10702-175
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Author(s): Guang-yu Zhang, Univ. of Science and Technology of China (China); Paul O'Connor, Brookhaven National Lab. (United States); Homer A. Neal, SLAC National Accelerator Lab. (United States); Alfred Dellapenna, Brookhaven National Lab. (United States); Jian Wang, Univ. of Science and Technology of China (China)
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Spectroscopic measurements of asteroids allow mitigation of differential color refraction effects on ground-based astrometry and orbit prediction accuracy
Paper 10702-176
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Author(s): Roman Geykhman, Kerri Cahoy, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (United States)
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Wavelength calibration of a tunable spatial heterodyne spectrometer
Paper 10702-177
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Author(s): Nirmal K., Sridharan Rengaswamy, S. Sriram, Ambily Suresh, Joice Mathew, Mayuresh Sarpotdar, Jayant Murthy, Binukumar Gopalakrishnan, Indian Institute of Astrophysics (India); Margarita Safonova, M. P. Birla Institute of Fundamental Research (India)
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Design of the UV spectro-polarimeter and imager for the sunrise balloon-borne stratospheric solar observatory
(Canceled)
Paper 10702-178
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Author(s):
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Full Stokes polarimetry using dual-frequency liquid crystals
Paper 10702-179
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Author(s): K. Nagaraju, Phanindra D. V. S., Indian Institute of Astrophysics (India); Krishna Prasad S., Shankar Rao D. S., Ctr. for Nano and Soft Matter Sciences (India); Sreekumar P., Indian Institute of Astrophysics (India)
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NƎSIE: a fiber-fed near-infrared spectrograph for TIGRE telescope
Paper 10702-180
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Author(s): Christian Kintziger, Ctr. Spatial de Liège (Belgium); Grégor Rauw, Univ. de Liège (Belgium); Richard Desselle, Pierre Rochus, Jérôme Loicq, Ctr. Spatial de Liège (Belgium)
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High-precision and high-accuracy polarimetry of exoplanets
Paper 10702-181
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Author(s): Andrei Berdyugin, Univ. of Turku (Finland); Svetlana Berdyugina, Kiepenheuer-Institut für Sonnenphysik (Germany); Vilppu Piirola, Univ. of Turku (Finland)
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Extreme precision photometry from the ground with beam-shaping diffusers for K2, TESS, and beyond
Paper 10702-182
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Author(s): Gudmundur K. Stefansson, Suvrath Mahadevan, The Pennsylvania State Univ. (United States); John Wisniewski, The Univ. of Oklahoma (United States); Yiting Li, The Pennsylvania State Univ. (United States); Leslie Hebb, Hobart and William Smith Colleges (United States); Brett Morris, Univ. of Washington (United States); Samuel Halverson, Univ. of Pennsylvania (United States); Andrew J. Monson, The Pennsylvania State Univ. (United States); Paul Robertson, Univ. of California, Irvine (United States)
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Innovative spectrographs for small telescopes
(Canceled)
Paper 10702-183
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
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Biosignature polarimeter: toward detection of exolife
Paper 10702-184
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Author(s): Svetlana Berdyugina, Kiepenheuer-Institut für Sonnenphysik (Germany), PLANETS Foundation (United States); Martin Schwesinger, Daniel Gisler, Kiepenheuer-Institut für Sonnenphysik (Germany); David M. Harrington, National Solar Observatory (United States)
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The RHEA single-mode spectrograph
Paper 10702-185
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Author(s): Tobias Feger, Christian Schwab, Blaise C. Kuo Tiong, Macquarie Univ. (Australia); Michael Ireland, Adam Rains, The Australian National Univ. (Australia); David W. Coutts, Macquarie Univ. (Australia)
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Prototype of S4EI (spectral sampling with slicer for stellar and extragalactical instrumentation): a new generation 3D Spectro-imager
Paper 10702-186
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Author(s): Frédéric N. Sayède, Observatoire de Paris à Meudon (France), Galaxies Etoiles Physique Instrumentation (France), Ctr. National de la Recherche Scientifique (France); Mathieu Puech, Observatoire de Paris à Meudon (France), Ctr. National de la Recherche Scientifique (France), Galaxies Etoiles Physique Instrumentation (France); Pierre Mein, Lab. d'Etudes Spatiales et d'Instrumentation en Astrophysique (France), Observatoire de Paris à Meudon (France), PSL Research Univ. (France); Raphaël Galicher, Lab. d'Etudes Spatiales et d'Instrumentation en Astrophysique (France), Observatoire de Paris à Meudon (France), Ctr. National de la Recherche Scientifique (France); Jean-Marie Malherbe, Observatoire de Paris (France), Lab. d'Etudes Spatiales et d'Instrumentation en Astrophysique (France), Ctr. National de la Recherche Scientifique (France); Jean-Philippe AMANS, Galaxies Etoiles Physique Instrumentation (France)
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A compact and low-cost spectrograph for ultraviolet sky brightness measurements
(Canceled)
Paper 10702-187
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Author(s):
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XOS: the extreme object spectrograph
Paper 10702-188
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Author(s): Kieran O'Brien, Durham Univ. (United Kingdom); Sumedh Mahashabde, Rupert Dodkins, Univ. of Oxford (United Kingdom); Benjamin A. Mazin, Univ. of California, Santa Barbara (United States)
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BTFI2: a simple, light, and compact Fabry-Perot instrument for the SOAR telescope
Paper 10702-189
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Author(s): Bruno Quint, Brian Chinn, Gemini Observatory (Chile); Claudia L. Mendes de Oliveira, Univ. de São Paulo (Brazil); Philippe Amram, Lab. d'Astrophysique de Marseille (France); Denis Andrade, Univ. de São Paulo (Brazil); William Schoenell, Univ. de São Paulo (Brazil), Univ. Federal de Santa Catarina (Brazil); Daniel M. Faes, Univ. de São Paulo (Brazil)
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LSST camera bench for optical testing: design, assembly, and preliminary testing
Paper 10702-190
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Author(s): Scott P. Newbry, SLAC National Accelerator Lab. (United States); Travis Lange, SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory (United States); Aaron Roodman, Stanford University (United States); Kevin Reil, Tim Bond, Andy Rasmussen, Boyd Bowdish, SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory (United States); Adam Snyder, Stanford University (United States); Erik Rosenberg, Stanford Univeristy (United States); Vincent Lee, SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory (United States)
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DKIST polarization calibration impacts from retardance spatial variation
Paper 10702-191
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Author(s): David M. Harrington, Stacey R. Sueoka, National Solar Observatory (United States)
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MINERVA-Red: a low-cost Doppler spectrometer optimized for low-mass stars
Paper 10702-192
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Author(s): Cullen Blake, David H. Sliski, Univ. of Pennsylvania (United States); Jason Eastman, Harvard-Smithsonian Ctr. for Astrophysics (United States); Samuel Halverson, Ashley Baker, Univ. of Pennsylvania (United States); Peter Plavchan, George Mason Univ. (United States); Robert A. Wittenmyer, Univ. of Southern Queensland (Australia); John A. Johnson, Harvard Univ. (United States)
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Lenslet array and etalon based snapshot spectroscope
(Canceled)
Paper 10702-193
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
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Image guider subsystem analysis for the GHAPS project
Paper 10702-196
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Author(s): Michael Lewis, Jeffrey Juergens, Eliot Aretskin-Hariton, NASA Glenn Research Ctr. (United States); Robert Woodruff, Robert Woodruff Consulting (United States)
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CHILI: a VIRUS-derived integral field spectrograph for Yunnan Lijiang 2.4m telescope
(Canceled)
Paper 10702-197
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
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The Exoplanet Climate Infrared TElescope (EXCITE)
Paper 10702-199
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Author(s): Gregory S. Tucker, Brown Univ. (United States); Peter Nagler, NASA Goddard Space Flight Ctr. (United States); Nathaniel Butler, Arizona State Univ. (United States); Brian Kilpatrick, Andrei Korotkov, Brown Univ. (United States); Nikole Lewis, Space Telescope Science Institute (United States); Pierre F. L. Maxted, Keele Univ. (United Kingdom); Laddawan Miko, NASA Goddard Space Flight Ctr. (United States); Calvin B. Netterfield, Univ. of Toronto (Canada); Enzo Pascale, Sapienza Univ. di Roma (Italy); Jennifer Patience, Paul Scowen, Arizona State Univ. (United States); Vivien Parmentier, The Univ. of Arizona (United States); Ingo Waldmann, Univ. College London (United Kingdom); Yiting Wen, NASA Goddard Space Flight Ctr. (United States)
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Panoramic optical and near-infrared SETI instrument: prototype design and testing
Paper 10702-200
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Author(s): Maren Cosens, Jérôme Maire, Shelley A. Wright, Ctr. for Astrophysics and Space Sciences, Univ. of California, San Diego (United States); Franklin Antonio, Qualcomm Inc (United States); Michael Aronson, Electronics Packaging Man (United States); Samuel A. Chaim-Weismann, Univ. of California, Berkeley (United States); Frank D. Drake, SETI Institute (United States); Paul Horowitz, Harvard Univ. (United States); Andrew W. Howard, Caltech (United States); Rick Raffanti, Techne Instruments (United States); Andrew P. V. Siemion, Univ. of California, Berkeley (United States), SETI Institute (United States), Radboud Univ. Nijmegen (Netherlands); Remington P. S. Stone, Univ. of California Observatories, Lick Observatory (United States); Richard R. Treffers, Starman Systems, LLC (United States); Avinash Uttamchandani, Nonholonomy, LLC (United States); Dan Werthimer, Space Sciences Lab., Univ. of California, Berkeley (United States)
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Panoramic optical and near-infrared SETI instrument: overall specifications and science program
Paper 10702-201
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Author(s): Shelley A. Wright, Univ. of California, San Diego (United States), Ctr. for Astrophysics & Space Sciences (United States); Paul Horowitz, Harvard Univ. (United States); Jérôme Maire, Ctr. for Astrophysics and Space Sciences, Univ. of California, San Diego (United States); Dan Werthimer, Space Sciences Lab., Univ. of California, Berkeley (United States); Franklin Antonio, Qualcomm Research Ctr. (United States); Michael Aronson, Electronic Packaging Man (United States); Samuel A. Chaim-Weismann, Univ. of California, Berkeley (United States); Maren Cosens, Univ. of California, San Diego (United States), Ctr. for Astrophysics & Space Sciences (United States); Frank D. Drake, SETI Institute (United States); Andrew W. Howard, Caltech (United States); Geoffrey W. Marcy, Univ. of California, Berkeley (United States); Rick Raffanti, Techne Instruments (United States); Andrew P. V. Siemion, Univ. of California, Berkeley (United States), SETI Institute (United States), Radboud Univ. Nimigen (Netherlands); Remington P. S. Stone, Univ. of California Observatories, Lick Observatory (United States); Richard R. Treffers, Starman Systems, LLC (United States); Avinash Uttamchandani , Nonholonomy, LLC (United States)
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Development of the single-mode fiber integral field unit for the RHEA Spectrograph
Paper 10702-202
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Author(s): Adam D. Rains, Michael Ireland, The Australian National Univ. (Australia); Nemanja Jovanovic, Caltech Optical Observatory (United States); Joao Bento, The Australian National Univ. (Australia); Tobias Feger, Macquarie Univ. (Australia); Julien Lozi, Subaru Telescope, National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (United States); Christian Schwab, David W. Coutts, Macquarie Univ. (Australia); Olivier Guyon, Subaru Telescope, National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (United States); Alexander Arriola, Simon Gross, Macquarie Univ. (Australia); Jonathan E. Harris, Department of Physics, University of Bath (United Kingdom)
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Evryscopes North and South: hardware to science
Paper 10702-203
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Author(s): Jeffrey Ratzloff, Nicholas M. Law, Hank Corbett, Octavi Fors, Ward Howard, The Univ. of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (United States)
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Panoramic optical and near-infrared SETI instrument: optical and structural design concepts
Paper 10702-204
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Author(s): Jérôme Maire, Shelley A. Wright, Maren Cosens, Ctr. for Astrophysics and Space Sciences, Univ. of California, San Diego (United States); Franklin P. Antonio, Qualcomm (United States); Michael L. Aronson, Electronics Packaging Man (United States); Samuel A. Chaim-Weismann, Univ. of California, Berkeley (United States); Frank D. Drake, SETI Institute (United States); Paul Horowitz, Harvard Univ. (United States); Andrew W. Howard, Caltech (United States); Geoffrey W. Marcy, Univ. of California, Berkeley (United States); Rick Raffanti, Techne Instruments (United States); Andrew P. V. Siemion, Univ. of California, San Diego (United States), SETI Institute (United States), Radboud Univ. Nijmegen (Netherlands); Remington P. S. Stone, Lick Observatory (United States); Richard R. Treffers, Starman Systems, LLC (United States); Avinash Uttamchandani, Nonholonomy, LLC (United States); Dan Werthimer, Univ. of California, Berkeley (United States)
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Conceptual optical designs for an eight channel imager/polarimeter
Paper 10702-205
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Author(s): Brian W. Taylor, TI-Research (United States), The Univ. of Arizona (United States)
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Polarization analysis for a 8 channel imager/polarimeter optical design
Paper 10702-206
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Author(s): Brian W. Taylor, TI-Research (United States)
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GravityCam: higher resolution visible wide-field imaging
Paper 10702-207
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Author(s): Jesper Skottfelt, The Open Univ. (United Kingdom); Craig D. MacKay, Univ. of Cambridge (United Kingdom); Colin Snodgrass, The Open Univ. (United Kingdom); Martin Dominik, Univ. of St. Andrews (United Kingdom); Uffe G. Jørgensen, Univ. of Copenhagen (Denmark)
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BATMAN @ TNG: instrument integration and performance
Paper 10702-208
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Author(s): Frédéric Zamkotsian, Patrick Lanzoni, Nicolas Tchoubaklian, Harald Ramarijaona, Lab. d'Astrophysique de Marseille (France); Manuele Moschetti, Marco Riva, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Marc Jaquet, Lab. d'Astrophysique de Marseille (France); Paolo Spanò, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); William Bon, Mathieu Vachey, Lab. d'Astrophysique de Marseille (France); Luciano Nicastro, INAF - IASF Bologna (Italy); Emilio Molinari, Rosario Cosentino, Adriano Ghedina, Manuel Gonzalez, Walter Boschin, Telescopio Nazionale Galileo (Spain); Paolo Di Marcantonio, Igor Coretti, Roberto Cirami, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Trieste (Italy); Filippo Zerbi, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Luca Valenziano, INAF - IASF Bologna (Italy)
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SIFAP2: a new versatile configuration at the TNG for the MPPC based photometer
Paper 10702-209
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Author(s): Adriano Ghedina, Fundación Galileo Galilei - INAF (Spain); Francesco Leone, Univ. degli Studi di Catania (Italy), INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Catania (Italy); Filippo Ambrosino, INAF - Istituto di Astrofisica e Planetologia Spaziali - IAPS (Italy), Sapienza Univ. di Roma (Italy); Franco Meddi, Sapienza Univ. di Roma (Italy); Alessandro Papitto, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Roma (Italy); Luis Riverol, Marcos Hernandez, Massimo Cecconi, Manuel D. Gonzalez Gomez, Hector Perez Ventura, Jose Juan San Juan, Fundación Galileo Galilei - INAF (Spain)
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Tuesday 12 June Show All Abstracts
Session PLTue:
Tuesday Plenary Session
Tuesday 12 June 2018
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Location: CC Level 1, Ballroom A
Coffee Break 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Session 7:
High-Resolution Spectrographs I
Tuesday 12 June 2018
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Location: CC Level 1, Ballroom C
Session Chair:
Livia Origlia, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Bologna (Italy)
CARMENES: high-resolution spectra and precise radial velocities in the red and infrared (Invited Paper)
Paper 10702-32
Time: 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Author(s): Andreas Quirrenbach, Landessternwarte Heidelberg (Germany); P. J. Amado, Instituto de Astrofísica de Andalucía (Spain); I. Ribas, Institut de Ciències de l'Espai (Spain), Institut d'Estudis Espacials de Catalunya (Spain); A. Reiners, Georg-August-Univ. Göttingen (Germany); J. A. Caballero, Ctr. de Astrobiología (Spain), Landessternwarte Heidelberg (Germany); W. Seifert, Landessternwarte Heidelberg (Germany); J. Aceituno, Ctr. Astronómico Hispano-Alemán (Spain); M. Azzaro, Instituto de Astrofísica de Andalucía (Spain); D. Baroch, Institut de Ciències de l'Espai (Spain), Institut d'Estudis Espacials de Catalunya (Spain); D. Barrado, Ctr. de Astrobiología (Spain); F. Bauer, Instituto de Astrofísica de Andalucía (Spain), Georg-August-Univ. Göttingen (Germany); S. Becerril, Instituto de Astrofísica de Andalucía (Spain); V. J. S. Bèjar, Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (Spain), Univ. de La Laguna (Spain); D. Benítez, Ctr. Astronóomico Hispano-Alemán (Spain); M. Brinkmöller, Landessternwar Heidelberg (Germany); C. Cardona Guillén, Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (Spain), Univ. de La Laguna (Spain); C. Cifuentes, Univ. Complutense de Madrid (Spain), Ctr. de Astrobiología (Spain); J. Colomé, Institut de Ciències de l'Espai (Spain), Institut d'Estudis Espacials de Catalunya (Spain); M. Cortés-Contreras, Ctr. de Astrobiología (Spain), Univ. Complutense de Madrid (Spain); S. Czesla, Hamburger Sternwarte (Germany); S. Dreizler, Georg-August-Univ. Göttingen (Germany); K. Frölich, B. Fuhrmeister, Hamburger Sternwarte (Germany); D. Galadí-Enríquez, Ctr. Astronómico Hispano-Alemán (Spain); J. I. González Hernández, Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (Spain), Univ. de La Laguna (Spain); R. González Peinado, Univ. Complutense de Madrid (Spain); E. W. Guenther, Thüringer Landessternwarte Tautenburg (Germany); E. de Guindos, Ctr. Astronómico Hispano-Alemán (Spain); H.-J. Hagen, Hamburger Sternwarte (Germany); A. P. Hatzes, Thüringer Landessternwarte Tautenburg (Germany); P. H. Hauschildt, Hamburger Sternwarte (Germany); J. Helmling, Ctr. Astronómico Hispano-Alemán (Spain); Th. Henning, Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie (Germany); O. Herbort, Georg-August-Univ. Göttingen (Germany); L. Hernández Castaño, Ctr. Astronómico Hispano-Alemán (Spain); E. Herrero, Institut de Ciències de l'Espai (Spain), Institut d'Estudis Espacials de Catalunya (Spain); D. Hintz, Hamburger Sternwarte (Germany); S. V. Jeffers, E. N. Johnson, Georg-August-Univ. Göttingen (Germany); E. de Juan, Ctr. Astronómico Hispano-Alemán (Spain); A. Kaminski, Landessternwarte Heidelberg (Germany); H. Klahr, M. Kürster, Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie (Germany); M. Lafarga, Institut de Ciències de l'Espai (Spain), Institut d'Estudis Espacials de Catalunya (Spain); L. Sairam, Hamburger Sternwarte (Germany); M. Lampón, L. M. Lara, Instituto de Astrofísica de Andalucía (Spain); R. Launhardt, Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie (Germany); M. López del Fresno, Ctr. de Astrobiología (Spain); M. López-Puertas, Instituto de Astrofísica de Andalucía (Spain); R. Luque, Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (Spain), Univ. de La Laguna (Spain), Landessternwarte Heidelberg (Germany); H. Mandel, Landessternwarte Heidelberg (Germany); E. G. Marfil, Univ. Complutense de Madrid (Spain); E. L. Martín, Ctr. de Astrobiología (Spain); S. Martín-Ruiz, Instituto de Astrofísica de Andalucía (Spain); R. J. Mathar, Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie (Germany); D. Montes, Univ. Complutense de Madrid (Spain); J. C. Morales, Institut de Ciències de l'Espai (Spain), Institut d'Estudis Espacials de Catalunya (Spain); E. Nagel, Hamburger Sternwarte (Germany); L. Nortmann, G. Nowak, E. Pallé, Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (Spain), Univ. de La Laguna (Spain); V.-M. Passegger, Hamburger Sternwarte (Germany), Georg-August-Univ. Göttingen (Germany); A. Pavlov, Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie (Germany); S. Pedraz, Ctr. Astronómico Hispano-Alemán (Spain); D. Pérez-Medialdea, Instituto de Astrofísica de Andalucía (Spain); M. Perger, Institut de Ciències de l'Espai (Spain), Institut d'Estudis Espacials de Catalunya (Spain); R. Rebolo, Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (Spain); S. Reffert, Landessternwarte Heidelberg (Germany); E. Rodríguez, C. Rodríguez López, Instituto de Astrofísica de Andalucía (Spain); A. Rosich, Institut de Ciències Fotòniques (Spain), Institut d'Estudis Espacials de Catalunya (Spain); S. Sabotta, Thüringer Landessternwarte Tautenburg (Germany); S. Sadegi, Landessternwarte Heidelberg (Germany); M. Salz, Hamburger Sternwarte (Germany); A. Sánchez-López, Instituto de Astrofísica de Andalucía (Spain); J. Sanz-Forcada, Ctr. de Astrobiología (Spain); P. Sarkis, Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie (Germany); S. Schäfer, Georg-August-Univ. Göttingen (Germany); J. Schiller, Thüringer Landessternwarte Tautenburg (Germany); J. H. M. M. Schmitt, Hamburger Sternwarte (Germany); P. Schöfer, Georg-August-Univ. Göttingen (Germany); A. Schweitzer, Hamburger Sternwarte (Germany); D. Shulyak, Georg-August-Univ. Göttingen (Germany); E. Solano, Ctr. de Astrobiología (Spain); O. Stahl, M. Tala Pinto, Landessternwarte Heidelberg (Germany); T. Trifonov, Univ. Politècnica de Catalunya (Spain); M. R. Zapatero Osorio, Ctr. de Astrobiología (Spain); F. Yan, Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie (Germany); M. Zechmeister, Georg-August-Univ. Göttingen (Germany); F. J. Abellán, Univ. de Valencia (Spain), Univ. Complutense de Madrid (Spain); M. Abril, Instituto de Astrofísica de Andalucía (Spain); F. J. Alonso-Floriano, Leiden Observatory, Leiden Univ. (Netherlands), Univ. Complutense de Madrid (Spain); M. Ammler-von Eiff, Max-Planck-Institut fur Sonnensystemforschung (Germany), Thüringer Landessternwarte Tautenburg (Germany); G. Anglada-Escudé, Queen Mary Univ. of London (United Kingdom), Instituto de Astrofísica de Andalucía (Spain); H. Anwand-Heerwart, Georg-August-Univ. Göttingen (Germany); B. Arroyo-Torres, Ctr. Astronómico Hispano-Alemán (Spain); Z. M. Berdiñas, Univ. de Chile (Chile), Instituto de Astrofísica de Andalucía (Spain); D. Bergondy, Observatorio Astronómico de Calar Alto (Spain); M. Blümcke, Thüringer Landessternwarte Tautenburg (Germany); C. del Burgo, Instituto Nacional de Astrofísica, Óptica y Electrónica (Spain); J. Cano, J. Carro, Univ. Complutense de Madrid (Spain); M. C. Cárdenas, E. Casal, A. Claret, Instituto de Astrofísica de Andalucía (Spain); E. Díez-Alonso, Univ. of Oviedo (Spain), Univ. Complutense de Madrid (Spain); M. Doellinger, Thüringer Landessternwarte Tautenburg (Germany); R. Dorda, Univ. de Alicante (Spain), Univ. Complutense de Madrid (Spain); C. Feiz, Landessternwarte Heidelberg (Germany); M. Fernández, I. M. Ferro, Instituto de Astrofísica de Andalucía (Spain); G. Gaisné, Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (Spain), Univ. de La Laguna (Spain); I. Gallardo, Univ. Complutense de Madrid (Spain); M. C. Gálvez-Ortiz, Ctr. de Astrobiología (Spain); A. García-Piquer, Institut de Ciències de l'Espai (Spain), Institut d'Estudis Espacials de Catalunya (Spain); M. L. García-Vargas, FRACTAL S.L.N.E. (Spain); R. Garrido, Instituto de Astrofísica de Andalucía (Spain); L. Gesa, Institut de Ciéncies de l'Espai (Spain), Institut d'Estudis Espacials de Catalunya (Spain); V. Gómez Galera, Ctr. Astronómico Hispano-Alemán (Spain); E. González-Álvarez, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Palermo (Italy), Univ. Complutense de Madrid (Spain); L. González-Cuesta, Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (Spain), Univ. de La Laguna (Spain); S. Grohnert, Landessternwarte Heidelberg (Germany); U. Grözinger, Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie (Germany); J. Guàrdia, Institut de Ciències de l'Espai (Spain), Institut d'Estudis Espacials de Catalunya (Spain); A. Guijarro, R. P. Hedrosa, Ctr. Astronómico Hispano-Alemán (Spain); D. Hermann, Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie (Germany); I. Hermelo, R. Hernández Arabí, F. Hernández Hernando, Ctr. Astronómico Hispano-Alemán (Spain); D. Hidalgo, G. Holgado, Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (Spain), Univ. de La Laguna (Spain), Univ. Complutense de Madrid (Spain); A. Huber, Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie (Germany); K. Huber, Hamburger Sternwarte (Germany); P. Huke, Georg-August-Univ. Göttingen (Germany); M. Kehr, Thüringer Landessternwarte Tautenburg (Germany); M. Kim, Christian-Albrechts-Univ. zu Kiel (Germany), Landessternwarte Heidelberg (Germany); R. Klein, Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie (Germany); J. Klüter, Landessternwarte Heidelberg (Germany), Zentrum für Astronomie der Univ. Heidelberg (Germany); A. Klutsch, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Catania (Italy), Univ. Complutense de Madrid (Spain); F. Labarga, Univ. Complutense de Madrid (Spain); N. Labiche, Landessternwarte Heidelberg (Germany); A. Lamert, Georg-August-Univ. Göttingen (Germany); W. Laun, Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie (Germany); F. J. Lázaro, Univ. Complutense de Madrid (Spain); U. Lemke, Georg-August-Univ. Göttingen (Germany); R. Lenzen, Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie (Germany); M. Llamas, Thüringer Landessternwarte Tautenburg (Germany); J.-L. Lizon, European Organisation for Astronomical Research in the Southern Hemisphere (Germany); N. Lodieu, Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (Spain), Univ. de La Laguna (Spain); M. J. López González, Instituto de Astrofísica de Andalucía (Spain); M. López-Morales, Harvard-Smithsonian Ctr. for Astrophysics (United States); J. F. López Salas, Ctr. Astronómico Hispano-Alemán (Spain); J. López-Santiago, Univ. Carlos III de Madrid (Spain), Univ. Complutense de Madrid (Spain); H. Magán Madinabeitia, Instituto de Astrofísica de Andalucía (Spain); U. Mall, Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie (Germany); L. Mancini, Univ. di Roma Tor Vergata (Italy), Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie (Germany); J. A. Marín Molina, Ctr. Astronómico Hispano-Alemán (Spain); H. Martínez-Rodríguez, Univ. of Pittsburgh (United States), Univ. Complutense de Madrid (Spain); D. Maroto Fernández, Ctr. Astronómico Hispano-Alemán (Spain); C. J. Marvin, Georg-August-Univ. Göttingen (Germany); E. Mirabet, Instituto de Astrofísica de Andalucía (Spain); M. E. Moreno-Raya, Ctr. Astronómico Hispano-Alemán (Spain); A. Moya, Univ. of Birmingham (United Kingdom), Ctr. de Astrobiología (Spain); R. Mundt, V. Naranjo, J. Panduro, Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie (Germany); J. Pascual, Ctr. Astronómico Hispano-Alemán (Spain); A. Pérez-Calpena, FRACTAL SLNE (Spain); M. A. C. Perryman, Univ. College Dublin (Ireland); M. Pluto, Thüringer Landessternwarte Tautenburg (Germany); A. Ramón, Instituto de Astrofísica de Andalucía (Spain); P. Redondo, Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (Spain), Univ. de La Laguna (Spain); S. Reinhart, Ctr. Astronómico Hispano-Alemán (Spain); P. Rhode, Georg-August-Univ. Göttingen (Germany); H.-W. Rix, Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie (Germany); F. Rodler, European Organisation for Astronomical Research in the Southern Hemisphere (Chile), Georg-August-Univ. Göttingen (Germany); R.-R. Rohloff, Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie (Germany); E. Sánchez-Blanco, Avenida Pablo Iglesias 7 (Spain); M. A. Sánchez Carrasco, Instituto de Astrofísica de Andalucía - CSIC (Spain); L. F. Sarmiento, C. Schmidt, Georg-August-Univ. Göttingen (Germany); C. Storz, Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie (Germany); J. B. P. Strachan, Univ. of London (United Kingdom); J. Stürmer, The Univ. of Chicago (United States), Landessternwarte Heidelberg (Germany); J. C. Suárez, Univ. de Granada (Spain), Instituto de Astrofísica de Andalucía (Spain); H. M. Tabernero, Univ. de Alicante (Spain), Univ. Complutense de Madrid (Spain); L. Tal-Or, Tel Aviv Univ. (Israel), Georg-August-Univ. Göttingen (Germany); S. M. Tulloch, Zentrum für Astronomie der Univ. Heidelberg (Germany); R.-G. Ulbrich, Georg-August-Univ. Göttingen (Germany); G. Veredas, Landessternwarte Heidelberg (Germany); J. L. Vico Linares, Ctr. Astronómico Hispano-Alemán (Spain); M. Vidal-Dasilva, Ctr. de Astrobiología (Spain); F. Vilardell, Institut de Ciències de l'Espai (Spain), Institut d'Estudis Espacials de Catalunya (Spain); K. Wagner, Landessternwarte Heidelberg (Germany); J. Winkler, Thüringer Landessternwarte Tautenburg (Germany); V. Wolthoff, Landessternwarte Heidelberg (Germany); W. Xu, Wenli Xu Optical System Engineering (Germany), Landessternwarte Heidelberg (Germany); Z. Zhao, Georg-August-Univ. Göttingen (Germany)
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ESPRESSO@VLT: an instrument for advanced exoplanet research (Conference Presentation) (Invited Paper)
Paper 10702-33
Time: 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Author(s): Francesco Pepe, Observatoire de Genève (Switzerland)
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Veloce Rosso: Australia's new precision radial velocity spectrograph
Paper 10702-34
Time: 11:30 AM - 11:50 AM
Author(s): James Gilbert, The Australian National Univ. (Australia); Christoph Bergmann, The Univ. of New South Wales (Australia); Gabe Bloxham, Robert Boz, The Australian National Univ. (Australia); Robert Brookfield, Australian Astronomical Observatory (Australia); Tom Carkic, The Australian National Univ. (Australia); Brad Carter, University of Southern Queensland (Australia); Scott Case, Vladimir Churilov, Australian Astronomical Observatory (Australia); Michael Ellis, Gaston Gausachs, Luke Gers, The Australian National Univ. (Australia); Doug Gray, Australian Astronomical Observatory (Australia); Nicholas Herrald, Michael Ireland, The Australian National Univ. (Australia); Damien Jones, Prime Optics (Australia); Yevgen Kripak, Jonathan S. Lawrence, Australian Astronomical Observatory (Australia); Ellie O'Brien, Ian Price, Matthew Robertson, The Australian National Univ. (Australia); Christian Schwab, Macquarie Univ. (Australia), Australian Astronomical Observatory (Australia); Chris Tinney, The Univ. of New South Wales (Australia); Annino Vaccarella, Colin Vest, The Australian National Univ. (Australia); Duncan Wright, The Univ. of New South Wales (Australia), Australian Astronomical Observatory (Australia); Ross Zhelem, Australian Astronomical Observatory (Australia)
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GIARPS: commissioning and first scientific results
Paper 10702-35
Time: 11:50 AM - 12:10 PM
Author(s): Riccardo U. Claudi, Serena Benatti, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Ilaria Carleo, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy), Univ. degli Studi di Padova (Italy); Adriano Ghedina, Jose Guerra, Francesca Ghinassi Luschi, Avet Harutyunyan, Fundación Galileo Galilei - INAF (Spain); Giuseppina Micela, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Palermo Giuseppe S. Vaiana (Italy); Emilio Molinari, Fundación Galileo Galilei - INAF (Spain); Ernesto Oliva, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Arcetri (Italy); Monica Rainer, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Andrea Tozzi, Carlo Baffa, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Arcetri (Italy); Andrea Baruffolo, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); V. Biliotti, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Arcetri (Italy); Nicolas Buchschacher, Univ. de Genève (Switzerland); Massimo Cecconi, Rosario Cosentino, Fundación Galileo Galilei - INAF (Spain); Gilberto Falcini, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Arcetri (Italy); Daniela Fantinel, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Luca Fini, Elisabetta Giani, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Arcetri (Italy); Esther Gonzalez-Alvarez, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Palermo Giuseppe S. Vaiana (Italy); Manuel Gonzalez, Carlos Gonzalez, Fundación Galileo Galilei - INAF (Spain); Raffaele Gratton, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Nauzet Hernandez, Fundación Galileo Galilei - INAF (Spain); Marcella Iuzzolino, Officina Stellare S.r.l. (Italy); Marcello Lodi, Fundación Galileo Galilei - INAF (Italy); Luca Malavolta, Univ. degli Studi di Padova (Italy); Jesus Maldonado, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Palermo Giuseppe S. Vaiana (Italy); Livia Origlia, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Bologna (Italy); Alfio Puglisi, Nicoletta Sanna, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Arcetri (Italy); José San Juan Gómez, Fundación Galileo Galilei - INAF (Spain); Salvatore Scuderi, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Catania (Italy); Ulf Seemann, Georg-August-Univ. Göttingen (Germany); Alessandro Sozzetti, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Torino (Italy); Mauro Sozzi, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Arcetri (Italy); Héctor Pérez Ventura, Marcos Hernandez Diaz, Fundación Galileo Galilei - INAF (Spain); Alberto Galli, Fundación Galileo Galilei - INAF (Italy); Luis Riverol, Fundación Galileo Galilei - INAF (Spain); Carlos Riverol, Fundación Galileo Galilei - INAF (Italy)
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The near-infrared planet searcher (NIRPS) (Conference Presentation)
Paper 10702-36
Time: 12:10 PM - 12:30 PM
Author(s): Rene Doyon, Univ. de Montréal, Observatoire du Mont-Mégantic (Canada), Institut de recherche sur les exoplanètes (Canada); François Bouchy, Observatoire Astronomique de l’Univ. de Genève (Switzerland); Étienne Artigau, Univ. de Montréal, Observatoire du Mont-Mégantic (Canada), Institut de recherche sur les exoplanètes (Canada); Olivier Hernandez, Univ. de Montréal, Institut de recherche sur les exoplanètes (Canada), Observatoire du Mont-Mégantic (Canada); François Wildi, Observatoire Astronomique de l’Univ. de Genève (Switzerland); Claudio Melo, European Southern Observatory (Chile); Philippe Vallée, Univ. de Montréal, Observatoire du Mont-Mégantic (Canada); Simon Thibault, Univ. de Montréal, Observatoire du Mont-Mégantic (Canada), Institut de recherche sur les exoplanètes (Canada); Xavier Delfosse, Institut de Planétologie et d’Astrophysique de Grenoble (France); Christophe Lovis, Univ. de Genève (Switzerland); Francesco Pepe, Observatoire Astronomique de l’Univ. de Genève (Switzerland); Pedro Figueira, Instituto de Astrofísica e Ciências do Espaço, Univ. do Porto (Portugal); Vladimir Reshetov, NRC - Herzberg Astronomy & Astrophysics (Canada); Nuno Santos, Instituto de Astrofísica e Ciências do Espaço, Univ. do Porto (Portugal); Lison Malo, Univ. de Montréal, Observatoire du Mont-Mégantic (Canada), Institut de recherche sur les exoplanètes (Canada); Mathieu Ouellet, Univ. de Montréal, Observatoire du Mont-Mégantic (Canada); Denis Brousseau, Univ. Laval, Observatoire du Mont-Mégantic (Canada); Rafael Rebolo-López, Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (Spain); Nicolas Blind, Uriel Conod, Stéphane Udry, Observatoire Astronomique de l’Univ. de Genève (Switzerland); Jonay González Hernández, Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (Spain); Bruno Chazelas, Observatoire Astronomique de l’Univ. de Genève (Switzerland); Bruno Canto Martins, José de Medeiros, Univ. Federal do Rio Grande do Norte (Brazil)
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Lunch/Exhibition Break 12:30 PM - 1:40 PM
Session 8:
High-Resolution Spectrographs II
Tuesday 12 June 2018
1:40 PM - 3:30 PM
Location: CC Level 1, Ballroom C
The infrared Doppler (IRD) instrument for the Subaru telescope: instrument description and commissioning results (Invited Paper)
Paper 10702-37
Time: 1:40 PM - 2:10 PM
Author(s): Takayuki Kotani, National Institutes of Natural Sciences (Japan), National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (Japan); Motohide Tamura, The Univ. of Tokyo (Japan); Jun Nishikawa, Akitoshi Ueda, National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (Japan); Masayuki Kuzuhara, National Institutes of Natural Sciences (Japan); Masashi Omiya, National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (Japan); Jun Hashimoto, National Institutes of Natural Sciences (Japan); Masato Ishizuka, The Univ. of Tokyo (Japan); Teruyuki Hirano, Tokyo Institute of Technology (Japan); Hiroshi Suto, National Institutes of Natural Sciences (Japan); Takashi Kurokawa, National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (Japan); Tsukasa Kokubo, Takahiro Mori, Yosuke Tanaka, Tokyo Univ. of Agriculture and Technology (Japan); Ken Kashiwagi, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (Japan); Mihoko Konishi, National Institutes of Natural Sciences (Japan); Tomoyuki Kudo, Subaru Telescope, NAOJ (United States); Bun'ei Sato, Tokyo Institute of Technology (Japan); Shane Jacobson, Univ. of Hawai'i (United States); Klaus Hodapp, Institute for Astronomy, Univ. of Hawai'i (United States); Donald Hall, Univ. of Hawai'i (United States); Wako Aoki, Tomonori Usuda, National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (Japan); Shogo Nishiyama, Miyagi Univ. of Education (Japan); Tadashi Nakajima, National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (Japan); Yuji Ikeda, Photocoding (Japan); Tomoyasu Yamamuro, OptCraft (Japan); Jun-Ichi Morino, National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (Japan); Haruka Baba, Ko Hosokawa, Hiroyuki Ishikawa, The Graduate Univ. for Advanced Studies (Japan); Norio Narita, The Univ. of Tokyo (Japan); Eiichiro Kokubo, Yutaka Hayano, Hideyuki Izumiura, Eiji Kambe, National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (Japan); Nobuhiko Kusakabe, National Institutes of Natural Sciences (Japan); Jungmi Kwon, Institute of Space and Astronautical Science, Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (Japan); Masahiro Ikoma, The Univ. of Tokyo (Japan); Yasunori Hori, National Institutes of Natural Sciences (Japan); Hidenori Genda, Tokyo Institute of Technology (Japan); Akihiko Fukui, National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (Japan); Yuka Fujii, Tokyo Institute of Technology (Japan); Hajime Kawahara, The Univ. of Tokyo (Japan); Guyon Olivier, Subaru Telescope (United States); Nemanja Jovanovic, Jet Propulsion Lab. (United States); Hiroki Harakawa, Masahiko Hayashi, National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (Japan); Masahide Hidai, Tokai Univ. (Japan); Masahiro Machida, Kyushu Univ. (Japan); Taro Matsuo, Osaka Univ. (Japan); Tetsuya Nagata, Kyoto Univ. (Japan); Masahiro Ogihara, Univ. de Nice Sophia Antipolis (France); Hideki Takami, National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (Japan); Naruhisa Takato, Hiroshi Terada, Subaru Telescope, NAOJ (United States); Daehyeon Oh, ddd (Korea, Republic of)
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Want a PEPSI? Performance status of the recently commissioned high-resolution spectrograph and polarimeter for the 2x8.4m Large Binocular Telescope
Paper 10702-38
Time: 2:10 PM - 2:30 PM
Author(s): Klaus G. Strassmeier, Ilya Ilyin, Michael Weber, Arto Järvinen, Manfred Woche, Silva Järvinen, Daniel Sablowski, Matthias Mallonn, Engin Keles, Thorsten Carroll, Leibniz-Institut für Astrophysik Potsdam (Germany); Marshall C. Johnson, The Ohio State Univ. (United States); Chad Bender, Steward Observatory, University of Arizona (United States); R. Mark Wagner, Christian Veillet, Large Binocular Telescope Observatory (United States)
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The NEID precision radial velocity spectrometer: project overview and status update (Conference Presentation)
Paper 10702-39
Time: 2:30 PM - 2:50 PM
Author(s): Chad F. Bender, The Univ. of Arizona (United States); Rachel Akeson, Caltech (United States); Lori Allen, National Optical Astronomy Observatory (United States); Tyler B. Anderson, Fabienne A. Bastien, The Pennsylvania State Univ. (United States); Cullen Blake, Univ. of Pennsylvania (United States); Scott Blakeslee, The Pennsylvania State Univ. (United States); Abhijit G. Chakraborty, Physical Research Lab. (India); Scott A. Diddams, National Institute of Standards and Technology (United States); Qian Gong, NASA Goddard Space Flight Ctr. (United States); Samuel Halverson, Univ. of Pennsylvania (United States); Fred Hearty, The Pennsylvania State Univ. (United States); Emily Hunting, National Optical Astronomy Observatory (United States); Kurt P. Jaehnig, Univ. of Wisconsin-Madison (United States); Shubham Kanodia, The Pennsylvania State Univ. (United States); Kyle F. Kaplan, The Univ. of Arizona (United States); Eric I. Levi, The Pennsylvania State Univ. (United States); Dan Li, Univ. of Pennsylvania (United States); Jacob K. Luhn, The Pennsylvania State Univ. (United States); Sarah E. Logsdon, NASA Goddard Space Flight Ctr. (United States); Suvrath Mahadevan, The Pennsylvania State Univ. (United States); Michael W. McElwain, NASA Goddard Space Flight Ctr. (United States); Andrew J. Monson, Joe P. Ninan, The Pennsylvania State Univ. (United States); Jeffery W. Percival, Univ. of Wisconsin-Madison (United States); Jayadev Rajagopal, National Optical Astronomy Observatory (United States); Lawrence W. Ramsey, The Pennsylvania State Univ. (United States); Paul Robertson, Univ. of California, Irvine (United States); Arpita Roy, Caltech (United States); Christian Schwab, Macquarie Univ. (Australia); Michael P. Smith, Univ. of Wisconsin-Madison (United States); Gudmundur K. Stefansson, The Pennsylvania State Univ. (United States); Ryan C. Terrien, Carleton College (United States); Marsha J. Wolf, Univ. of Wisconsin-Madison (United States); Jason T. Wright, The Pennsylvania State Univ. (United States)
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The habitable-zone planet finder: engineering and commissioning on the Hobby Eberly telescope (Conference Presentation)
Paper 10702-40
Time: 2:50 PM - 3:10 PM
Author(s): Suvrath Mahadevan, Tyler B. Anderson, The Pennsylvania State Univ. (United States); Edmundo Balderrama, The Univ. of Texas McDonald Observatory (United States); Chad F. Bender, The Univ. of Arizona (United States); Emily Bevins, The Univ. of Texas McDonald Observatory (United States); Scott Blakeslee, Amanda Cole, David Conran, The Pennsylvania State Univ. (United States); Scott A. Diddams, National Institute of Standards and Technology (United States); Adam Dykhouse, John Darling, The Pennsylvania State Univ. (United States); Connor Fredrick, Univ. of Colorado Boulder (United States); Samuel Halverson, Univ. of Pennsylvania (United States); Fred Hearty, The Pennsylvania State Univ. (United States); Jeff Jennings, Univ. of Colorado at Boulder (United States); Kyle F. Kaplan, The Univ. of Arizona (United States); Shubham Kanodia, Eric I. Levi, Emily Lubar, The Pennsylvania State Univ. (United States); Andrew J. Metcalf, Univ. of Colorado Boulder (United States); Andrew J. Monson, Joe P. Ninan, Colin Nitroy, Lawrence W. Ramsey, Paul Robertson, Arpita Roy, The Pennsylvania State Univ. (United States); Christian Schwab, Macquarie Univ. (Australia); Matthew Shetrone, The Univ. of Texas McDonald Observatory (United States); Renny Spencer, The Univ. of Texas at Austin (United States); Gudmundur K. Stefansson, The Pennsylvania State Univ. (United States); Ryan C. Terrien, National Institute of Standards and Technology (United States); Jason T. Wright, The Pennsylvania State Univ. (United States)
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SPIRou @CFHT: full in-lab and on-sky performances
Paper 10702-41
Time: 3:10 PM - 3:30 PM
Author(s): Andres Carmona, Institut de Recherche en Astrophysique et Planétologie (France), Univ. de Toulouse (France); Jean-François Donati, Institut de Recherche en Astrophysique et Planétologie (France); Claire Moutou, Canada France Hawaii Telescope (United States); Etienne Artigau, Université de Montreal (Canada); Sébastien Baratchart, Observatoire Midi-Pyrénées (France), Ctr. National de la Recherche Scientifique (France), Univ. de Toulouse (France); Zalpha Challita, Observatoire Midi-Pyrénées (France); Francois Bouchy, Geneva Observatory (Switzerland); Xavier Delfosse, Institute de Planetologie et Astrophysique de Grenoble (IPAG) (France)
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Coffee Break 3:40 PM - 4:10 PM
Poster Interlude 3:30 PM - 3:40 PM
Session 9:
MOS/IFS I
Tuesday 12 June 2018
4:10 PM - 5:40 PM
Location: CC Level 1, Ballroom C
Session Chair:
Julia J. Bryant, The Univ. of Sydney (Australia)
MEGARA, the R=6000-20000 IFU and MOS of GTC (Invited Paper)
Paper 10702-42
Time: 4:10 PM - 4:40 PM
Author(s): Esperanza E. Carrasco Licea, Instituto Nacional de Astrofísica, Óptica y Electrónica (Mexico); Armando Gil de Paz, Jesús Gallego, Univ. Complutense de Madrid (Spain); Jorge Iglesias-Páramo, Instituto de Astrofísica de Andalucía - CSIC (Spain); Raquel Cedazo, Univ. Politécnica de Madrid (Spain); Marísa Luisa García-Vargas, FRACTAL S.L.N.E. (Spain); Xabier Arrillaga, AVS Added Value Industrial Engineering Solution S.L.U. (Spain); José Luis Avilés, Instituto Nacional de Astrofísica, Óptica y Electrónica (Mexico); Alexandre Bouquin, Juan Carbajo, Nicolás Cardiel, Univ. Complutense de Madrid (Spain); Miguel-Angel Carrera, AVS Added Value Industrial Engineering Solution S.L.U. (Spain); África Castillo Morales, Univ. Complutense de Madrid (Spain); Edgar Castillo-Domínguez, Consejo Nacional de Ciencia y Tecnología (Mexico), Instituto Nacional de Astrofísica, Óptica y Electrónica (Mexico); S. Esteban San Román, Univ. Complutense de Madrid (Spain); Daniel Ferrusca, Instituto Nacional de Astrofísica, Óptica y Electrónica (Mexico); Pedro Gómez-Álvarez, FRACTAL S.L.N.E. (Spain); Rafael Izazaga-Pérez, Instituto Nacional de Astrofísica, Óptica y Electrónica (Mexico); Bertrand Lefort, FRACTAL S.L.N.E. (Spain); José A. López Orozco, Univ. Complutense de Madrid (Spain); Manuel Maldonado, Ismael Martínez Delgado, FRACTAL S.L.N.E. (Spain); Isaac Morales Durán, Instituto de Astrofísica de Andalucía - CSIC (Spain); Emma Mújica, FRACTAL S.L.N.E. (Spain); Rafael Ortiz, Instituto Nacional de Astrofísica (Mexico); Gonzalo Páez, Centro de Investigaciones en Óptica, A.C. (Mexico); Sergio Pascual, Univ. Complutense de Madrid (Spain); Ana Pérez-Calpena, FRACTAL S.L.N.E. (Spain); Pablo Picazo, Ainhoa Sánchez-Penim, Univ. Complutense de Madrid (Spain); Ernesto Sánchez-Blanco, Simon Tulloch, FRACTAL S.L.N.E. (Spain); Miguel Velázquez, Instituto Nacional de Astrofísica, Óptica y Electrónica (Mexico); José M. Vílchez, Instituto de Astrofísica de Andalucía - CSIC (Spain); Jaime Zamorano, Univ. Complutense de Madrid (Spain); Jose Alfonso Aguerri, Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (Spain); David Barrado y Navascues, Instituto de Astrofísica de Andalucía - CSIC (Spain); Emanuele Bertone, Instituto Nacional de Astrofísica, Óptica y Electrónica (Mexico); Antonio Cava, Cristina Catalán-Torrecilla, Univ. Complutense de Madrid (Spain); A. Javier Cenarro, Ctr. de Estudios de Física del Cosmos de Aragón (Spain); Miguel Chávez, Instituto Nacional de Astrofísica, Óptica y Electrónica (Mexico); Billign T. Dullo, Univ. Complutense de Madrid (Spain); C. Eliche, Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (Spain); Miriam García, Ctr. de Astrobiología (Spain); Jorge García-Rojas, Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (Spain), Univ. de La Laguna (Spain); José Guichard, Instituto Nacional de Astrofísica, Óptica y Electrónica (Mexico); Rosa González-Delgado, Instituto de Astrofísica de Andalucía - CSIC (Spain); Rafael Guzmán, Univ. of Florida (United States); Artemio Herrero, Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (Spain); Nuria Huélamo, Ctr. de Astrobiología (Spain); David H. Hughes, Instituto Nacional de Astrofísica, Óptica y Electrónica (Mexico); Jorge Jiménez-Vicente, Univ. de Granada (Spain); Carolina Kehrig, Instituto de Astrofísica de Andalucía - CSIC (Spain); Raffaella A. Marino, Univ. Complutense de Madrid (Spain), ETH Zurich (Switzerland); Isabel Márquez, Josefa Masegosa, Instituto de Astrofísica de Andalucía - CSIC (Spain); Divakara Mayya, Instituto Nacional de Astrofísica, Óptica y Electrónica (Mexico); Jaime Méndez-Abreu, Univ. of St. Andrews (United Kingdom); Mercedes Mollá, Ctr. de Investigaciones Energéticas, Medioambientales y Tecnológicas (Spain); Casiana Muñoz-Tuñón, Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (Spain); Manuel Peimbert, Univ. Nacional Autónoma de México (Mexico); Pablo G. Pérez-González, Univ. Complutense de Madrid (Spain); Enrique Pérez-Montero, Instituto de Astrofísica de Andalucía - CSIC (Spain); S. Roca-Fàbrega, Univ. Complutense de Madrid (Spain); Mónica Rodríguez, Instituto Nacional de Astrofísica, Óptica y Electrónica (Mexico); José Miguel Rodríguez-Espinosa, Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (Spain); Lino Rodríguez-Merino, Instituto Nacional de Astrofísica, Óptica y Electrónica (Mexico); Lucía Rodríguez-Muñoz, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Daniel Rosa-González, Instituto Nacional de Astrofísica, Óptica y Electrónica (Mexico); Jorge Sánchez-Almeida, Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (Spain); Carmen Sánchez Contreras, Ctr. de Astrobiología (Spain); Patricia Sánchez-Blázquez, Univ. Autónoma de Madrid (Spain); Sebastián F. Sánchez, Univ. Nacional Autónoma de México (Mexico); Ata Sarajedini, Univ. of Florida (United States); Sergiy Silich, Instituto Nacional de Astrofísica, Óptica y Electrónica (Mexico); Sergio Simón-Díaz, Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (Spain); Guillermo Tenorio-Tagle, Elena Terlevich, Roberto Terlevich, Instituto Nacional de Astrofísica, Óptica y Electrónica (Mexico); Silvia Torres-Peimbert, Univ. Nacional Autónoma de México (Mexico); Ignacio Trujillo, Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (Spain); Yiannis Tsamis, Univ. College London (United Kingdom); Olga Vega, Instituto Nacional de Astrofísica, Óptica y Electrónica (Mexico)
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First scientific observations with MEGARA at GTC
Paper 10702-43
Time: 4:40 PM - 5:00 PM
Author(s): Armando Gil de Paz, Univ. Complutense de Madrid (Spain); Esperanza E. Carrasco Licea, Instituto Nacional de Astrofísica, Óptica y Electrónica (Mexico); Jesús Gallego, Univ. Complutense de Madrid (Spain); Jorge Iglesias-Páramo, Instituto de Astrofísica de Andalucía - CSIC (Spain); Raquel Cedazo, Univ. Politécnica de Madrid (Spain); Marísa Luisa García-Vargas, FRACTAL S.L.N.E. (Spain); Xabier Arrillaga, AVS Added Value Industrial Engineering Solution S.L.U. (Spain); José Luis Avilés, Instituto Nacional de Astrofísica, Óptica y Electrónica (Mexico); Alexandre Bouquin, Juan Carbajo, Nicolás Cardiel, Univ. Complutense de Madrid (Spain); Miguel-Angel Carrera, AVS Added Value Industrial Engineering Solution S.L.U. (Spain); África Castillo Morales, Univ. Complutense de Madrid (Spain); Edgar Castillo-Domínguez, Instituto Nacional de Astrofísica, Óptica y Electrónica (Mexico); Segundo Esteban San Román, Univ. Complutense de Madrid (Spain); Daniel Ferrusca, Instituto Nacional de Astrofísica, Óptica y Electrónica (Mexico); Pedro Gómez-Álvarez, FRACTAL S.L.N.E. (Spain); Rafael Izazaga-Pérez, Instituto Nacional de Astrofísica, Óptica y Electrónica (Mexico); Bertrand Lefort, CERN (Switzerland); José A. López-Orozco, Univ. Complutense de Madrid (Spain); Manuel Maldonado, Ismael Martínez-Delgado, FRACTAL S.L.N.E. (Spain); Isaac Morales-Durán, Instituto de Astrofísica de Andalucía - CSIC (Spain); Emma Mujica, FRACTAL S.L.N.E. (Spain); Gonzalo Páez, Centro de Investigaciones en Óptica, A.C. (Mexico); Sergio Pascual, Univ. Complutense de Madrid (Spain); Ana Pérez-Calpena, FRACTAL S.L.N.E. (Spain); Pablo Picazo, Ainhoa Sánchez-Penim, Univ. Complutense de Madrid (Spain); Ernesto Sánchez-Blanco, FRACTAL S.L.N.E. (Spain); Simon Tulloch, European Southern Observatory (Germany); Miguel Velázquez, Instituto Nacional de Astrofísica, Óptica y Electrónica (Mexico); José M. Vílchez, Instituto de Astrofísica de Andalucía - CSIC (Spain); Jaime Zamorano, Univ. Complutense de Madrid (Spain); Jose Alfonso Aguerri, Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (Spain); David Barrado y Navascues, Ctr. de Astrobiología (Spain); Sara R. Berlanas, Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (Spain); Emanuele Bertone, Instituto Nacional de Astrofísica, Óptica y Electrónica (Mexico); Antonio Cava, Univ. de Genève (Switzerland); Cristina Catalán-Torrecilla, Univ. Complutense de Madrid (Spain); A. Javier Cenarro, Ctr. de Estudios de Física del Cosmos de Aragón (Spain); Miguel Chávez, Instituto Nacional de Astrofísica, Óptica y Electrónica (Mexico); Bililign T. Dullo, Univ. Complutense de Madrid (Spain); Miriam García, Ctr. de Astrobiología (Spain); Jorge García-Rojas, Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (Spain); José Guichard, Instituto Nacional de Astrofísica, Óptica y Electrónica (Mexico); Rosa González-Delgado, Instituto de Astrofísica de Andalucía - CSIC (Spain); Rafael Guzmán, Univ. of Florida (United States); Artemio Herrero, Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (Spain); Nuria Huélamo, Ctr. de Astrobiología (Spain); David H. Hughes, Instituto Nacional de Astrofísica, Óptica y Electrónica (Mexico); Jorge Jiménez-Vicente, Univ. de Granada (Spain); Carolina Kehrig, Instituto de Astrofísica de Andalucía - CSIC (Spain); Raffaella A. Marino, ETH Zurich (Switzerland); Isabel Márquez, Josefa Masegosa, Instituto de Astrofísica de Andalucía - CSIC (Spain); Divakara Mayya, Instituto Nacional de Astrofísica, Óptica y Electrónica (Mexico); Jairo Méndez-Abreu, Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (Spain); Mercedes Mollá, Ctr. de Investigaciones Energéticas, Medioambientales y Tecnológicas (Spain); Casiana Muñoz-Tuñón, Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (Spain); Manuel Peimbert, Univ. Nacional Autónoma de México (Mexico); Pablo G. Pérez-González, Univ. Complutense de Madrid (Spain); Enrique Pérez-Montero, Instituto de Astrofísica de Andalucía - CSIC (Spain); Mónica Rodríguez, Instituto Nacional de Astrofísica, Óptica y Electronica (Mexico); José Miguel Rodríguez-Espinosa, Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (Spain); Lino Rodríguez Merino, Instituto Nacional de Astrofísica, Óptica y Electrónica (Mexico); Lucía Rodríguez-Muñoz, Univ. degli Studi di Padova (Italy); Daniel Rosa-González, Instituto Nacional de Astrofísica, Óptica y Electrónica (Mexico); Jorge Sánchez-Almeida, Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (Spain); Carmen Sánchez-Contreras, Ctr. de Astrobiología (Spain); Patricia Sánchez-Blázquez, Univ. Autónoma de Madrid (Spain); Sebastián F. Sánchez, Univ. Nacional Autónoma de México (Mexico); Ata Sarajedini, Univ. of Florida (United States); Sergiy Silich, Instituto Nacional de Astrofísica, Óptica y Electrónica (Mexico); Sergio Simón-Díaz, Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (Spain); Guillermo Tenorio-Tagle, Elena Terlevich, Roberto Terlevich, Instituto Nacional de Astrofísica, Óptica y Electrónica (Mexico); Silvia Torres-Peimbert, Univ. Nacional Autónoma de México (Mexico); Ignacio Trujillo, Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (Spain); Yiannis Tsamis, Univ. College London (United Kingdom); Olga Vega, Instituto Nacional de Astrofísica, Óptica y Electrónica (Mexico)
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The wide integral field infrared spectrograph: commissioning results and on-sky performance
Paper 10702-44
Time: 5:00 PM - 5:20 PM
Author(s): Suresh Sivanandam, Dae-Sik Moon, R. Elliot Meyer, Jason Grunhut, Univ. of Toronto (Canada); Dennis Zaritsky, Joshua A. Eisner, The Univ. of Arizona (United States); Ke Ma, Univ. of Toronto (Canada); Chuck Henderson, Cornell Univ. (United States); Basil Blank, PulseRay (United States); Chueh-Yi Chou, Institute of Astronomy and Astrophysics - Academia Sinica (Taiwan); Miranda Jarvis, Max-Planck-Institut für Astrophysik (Germany); Stephen S. Eikenberry, Univ. of Florida (United States); Moo-Young Chun, Byeong-Gon Park, Korea Astronomy and Space Science Institute (Korea, Republic of)
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EMIR@GTC: performances and results after 18 months of operation
(Canceled)
Paper 10702-45
Time: 5:20 PM - 5:40 PM
Author(s):
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Wednesday 13 June Show All Abstracts
Session PLWed:
Wednesday Plenary Session
Wednesday 13 June 2018
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Location: CC Level 1, Ballroom A
Coffee Break 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Session 10:
MOS/IFS II
Wednesday 13 June 2018
10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Location: CC Level 1, Ballroom C
Session Chair:
Armando Gil de Paz, Univ. Complutense de Madrid (Spain)
TAIPAN: the AAO's first Starbug positioner and spectrograph (Conference Presentation) (Invited Paper)
Paper 10702-46
Time: 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Author(s): Nuria P. F. Lorente, Kyler Kuehn, Jonathan S. Lawrence, Carlos Bacigalupo, David Brown, Rebecca Brown, Scott Case, Steve Chapman, Vladimir Churilov, Robert Content, Tony Farrell, Michael Goodwin, Urs Klauser, Slavko Mali, Rolf Muller, Vijay Nichani, Naveen Pai, Scott Smedley, Minh Vuong, Lewis Waller, Ross Zhelem, Helen McGregor, Australian Astronomical Observatory (Australia)
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Construction progress of WEAVE: the next generation wide-field spectroscopy facility for the William Herschel Telescope
Paper 10702-47
Time: 11:00 AM - 11:20 AM
Author(s): Gavin B. Dalton, STFC Rutherford Appleton Lab. (United Kingdom), Univ. of Oxford (United Kingdom); Scott C. Trager, Univ. of Groningen (Netherlands); Don Carlos Abrams, Isaac Newton Group of Telescopes (Spain); Piercarlo Bonifacio, Galaxies Etoiles Physique Instrumentation (France); Jose Alfonso Aguerri, Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (Spain); Antonella Vallenari, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Kevin Middleton, STFC Rutherford Appleton Lab. (United Kingdom); Chris Benn, Kevin Dee, Isaac Newton Group of Telescopes (Spain); Frédéric N. Sayède, Galaxies Etoiles Physique Instrumentation (France); Ian J. Lewis, Univ. of Oxford (United Kingdom); Johan Pragt, ASTRON (Netherlands); Sergio Picó, Isaac Newton Group of Telescopes (Spain); Nicholas A. Walton, Institute of Astronomy, Univ. of Cambridge (United Kingdom); Jeurg Rey, Isaac Newton Group of Telescopes (Spain); Carlos Allende Prieto, Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (Spain); Émilie Lhomé, Isaac Newton Group of Telescopes (Spain); David Terrett, STFC Rutherford Appleton Lab. (United Kingdom); Matthew Brock, Univ. of Oxford (United Kingdom); James Gilbert, The Australian National Univ. (Australia); Andy Ridings, Isaac Newton Group of Telescopes (Spain); Marc Verheijen, Univ. of Groningen (Netherlands); Ian Tosh, STFC Rutherford Appleton Lab. (United Kingdom); Iain A. Steele, Liverpool John Moores Univ. (United Kingdom); Remko Stuik, Gabby Kroes, Neils Tromp, Jan Kragt, Dirk Lesman, ASTRON (Netherlands); Chris Mottram, Stuart Bates, Liverpool John Moores Univ. (United Kingdom); Frank Gribbin, Isaac Newton Group of Telescopes (Spain); José Alonso Burgal, José Miguel Herreros, Jose Miguel Delgado, Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (Spain); Carlos Martin, Diego Cano Infantes, Isaac Newton Group of Telescopes (Spain); Ramón Navarro, ASTRON (Netherlands); Mike J. Irwin, James Lewis, Eduardo Gonzales, Institute of Astronomy, Univ. of Cambridge (United Kingdom); Neil O'Mahony, Isaac Newton Group of Telescopes (Spain); Andrea Bianco, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Christina Zurita, Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (Spain); Rik ter Horst, ASTRON (Netherlands); Emilio Molinari, Marcello Lodi, Jose Guerra, Telescopio Nazionale Galileo (Spain); Andrea Baruffolo, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Esperanza E. Carrasco Licea, Instituto Nacional de Astrofísica, Óptica y Electrónica (Mexico); Szigfrid Farkas, Konkoly Observatory (Hungary); Ellen Schallig, Univ. of Oxford (United Kingdom); Vanessa Hill, Observatoire de la Côte d’Azur (France); Dan Smith, Janet Drew, Univ. of Hertfordshire (United Kingdom); Bianca Poggianti, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Matthew Pieri, Lab. d'Astrophysique de Marseille (France); Shoko Jin, STFC Rutherford Appleton Lab. (United Kingdom); Lilian Domínquez, Cecilia Fariña, Isaac Newton Group of Telescopes (Spain); Adrian Martin, Telescopio Nazionale Galileo (Spain); Clare Worley, David Murphy, Institute of Astronomy, Univ. of Cambridge (United Kingdom); Andrea Hidalgo, Instituto Nacional de Astrofísica, Óptica y Electrónica (Mexico); Shan B. Mignot, Galaxies Etoiles Physique Instrumentation (France); Georgia Bishop, Steve Guest, STFC Rutherford Appleton Lab. (United Kingdom); Eddy Elswijk, Menno de Haan, Hiddo Hanenburg, ASTRON (Netherlands); Bernardo Salasnich, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Divakara Mayya, Rafael Izazaga-Pérez, Instituto Nacional de Astrofísica, Óptica y Electrónica (Mexico); Luis Peralta de Arriba, Institute of Astronomy (United Kingdom)
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Prime Focus Spectrograph (PFS) for the Subaru telescope: ongoing integration and future plans
Paper 10702-48
Time: 11:20 AM - 11:40 AM
Author(s): Naoyuki Tamura, Kavli Institute for the Physics and Mathematics of the Universe (Japan); Naruhisa Takato, Subaru Telescope, NAOJ (United States); Atsushi Shimono, Yuki Moritani, Kiyoto Yabe, Yuki Ishizuka, Kavli Institute for the Physics and Mathematics of the Universe (Japan); Yukiko Kamata, Akitoshi Ueda, National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (Japan); Hrand Aghazarian, Jet Propulsion Laboratory (United States); Stephane Arnouts, Lab. d'Astrophysique de Marseille (France); Robert H. Barkhouser, Johns Hopkins Univ. (United States); Philippe Balard, Rudy Barette, Mohamed Belhadi, Lab. d'Astrophysique de Marseille (France); Jill A. Burnham, Caltech (United States); Neven Caplar, Michael A. Carr, Princeton Univ. (United States); Pierre-Yves Chabaud, Lab. d'Astrophysique de Marseille (France); Yin-Chang Chang, Hsin-Yo Chen, Chueh-Yi Chou, You-Hua Chu, Institute of Astronomy and Astrophysics - Academia Sinica (Taiwan); Judith G. Cohen, Caltech (United States); Rodorigo P. de Almeida, Antonio C. de Oliveira, Lígia S. de Oliveira, Lab. Nacional de Astrofísica (Brazil); Richard G. Dekany, Caltech (United States); Kjetil Dohlen, Lab. d'Astrophysique de Marseille (France); Jesulino B. dos Santos, Leandro H. dos Santos, Lab. Nacional de Astrofísica (Brazil); Richard S. Ellis, Univ. College London (United Kingdom); Maximilian Fabricius, Max Planck Institute for Extraterrestrial Physics (Germany); Decio Ferreira, Lab. Nacional de Astrofísica (Brazil); Hisanori Furusawa, National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (Japan); Javier Garcia-Carpio, Max Planck Institute for Extraterrestrial Physics (Germany); Mirek Golebiowski, Johns Hopkins Univ. (United States); Johannes Gross, Jet Propulsion Laboratory (United States); James E. Gunn, Princeton Univ. (United States); Randolph Hammond, Albert Harding, Murdock Hart, Timothy M. Heckman, Johns Hopkins Univ. (United States); Paul T. P. Ho, Institute of Astronomy and Astrophysics - Academia Sinica (Taiwan); Stephen C. Hope, Johns Hopkins Univ. (United States); David J. Hover, Caltech (United States); Shu-Fu Hsu, Yen-Shan Hu, Ping-Jie Huang, Institute of Astronomy and Astrophysics - Academia Sinica (Taiwan); Sara Jamal, Marc Jaquet, Lab. d'Astrophysique de Marseille (France); Eric Jeschke, Subaru Telescope (United States); Yipeng Jing, Shanghai Jiao Tong Univ. (China); Erin Kado-Fong, Princeton Univ. (United States); Jeniffer L. Karr, Masahiko Kimura, Institute of Astronomy and Astrophysics - Academia Sinica (Taiwan); Matthew E. King, Jet Propulsion Laboratory (United States); Michitaro Koike, National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (Japan); Eiichiro Komatsu, Max-Planck-Institut für Astrophysik (Germany), Kavli Institute for the Physics and Mathematics of the Universe (Japan); Vincent Le Brun, Olivier Le Fèvre, Arnaud Le Fur, David Le Mignant, Lab. d'Astrophysique de Marseille (France); Hung-Hsu Ling, Institute of Astronomy and Astrophysics - Academia Sinica (Taiwan); Craig P. Loomis, Robert H. Lupton, Princeton Univ. (United States); Fabrice Madec, Lab. d'Astrophysique de Marseille (France); Peter H. Mao, Jet Propulsion Lab. (United States), Caltech (United States); Danilo Marchesini, Tufts University (United States); Lucas S. Marrara, Lab. Nacional de Astrofísica (Brazil); Dmitry Medvedev, Johns Hopkins Univ. (United States); Sogo Mineo, National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (Japan); Yosuke Minowa, Subaru Telescope (United States); Hitoshi Murayama, Kavli Institute for the Physics and Mathematics of the Universe (Japan), Univ. of California, Berkeley (United States), Lawrence Berkeley National Lab. (United States); Graham J. Murray, Durham University (United Kingdom); Youichi Ohyama, Institute of Astronomy and Astrophysics - Academia Sinica (Taiwan); Masato Onodera, Subaru Telescope (United States); Joseph Orndorff, Johns Hopkins Univ. (United States); Sandrine Pascal, Lab. d'Astrophysique de Marseille (France); Josh Peebles, Johns Hopkins Univ. (United States); Guillaume Pernot, Raphael Pourcelot, Lab. d'Astrophysique de Marseille (France); Daniel J. Reiley, Caltech (United States); Martin Reinecke, Max-Planck-Institut für Astrophysik (Germany); Mitsuko Roberts, Caltech (United States); Josimar A. Rosa, Lab. Nacional de Astrofísica (Brazil); Julien Rousselle, Subaru Telescope (United States); Alain Schmitt, Lab. d'Astrophysique de Marseille (France); Mark A. Schwochert, Micheal D. Seiffert, Jet Propulsion Lab. (United States); Hassan Siddiqui, Princeton Univ. (United States); Stephen A. Smee, Johns Hopkins Univ. (United States); Laerte Sodré Junior, Univ. de São Paulo (Brazil); Aaron J. Steinkraus, Jet Propulsion Lab. (United States); Michael A. Strauss, Princeton Univ. (United States); Christian Surace, Lab. d'Astrophysique de Marseille (France); Philip J. Tait, Subaru Telescope (United States); Masahiro Takada, Kavli Institute for the Physics and Mathematics of the Universe (Japan); Tomonori Tamura, Subaru Telescope (United States); Masayuki Tanaka, National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (Japan); Yoko Tanaka, Subaru Telescope (United States); Aniruddha R. Thakar, Johns Hopkins Univ. (United States); Orlando Verducci, Lab. Nacional de Astrofísica (Brazil); Didier Vibert, Lab. d'Astrophysique de Marseille (France); Shiang-Yu Wang, Institute of Astronomy and Astrophysics - Academia Sinica (Taiwan); Zuo Wang, Johns Hopkins Univ. (United States); Chih-Yi Wen, Institute of Astronomy and Astrophysics - Academia Sinica (Taiwan); Suzanne Werner, Johns Hopkins Univ. (United States); Yoshihiko Yamada, National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (Japan); Chi-Hung Yan, Institute of Astronomy and Astrophysics - Academia Sinica (Taiwan); Naoki Yasuda, Kavli Institute for the Physics and Mathematics of the Universe (Japan); Hiroshige Yoshida, Michitoshi Yoshida, Subaru Telescope (United States)
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4MOST: the 4-metre multi-object spectroscopic telescope project at final design review (Conference Presentation)
Paper 10702-49
Time: 11:40 AM - 12:00 PM
Author(s): Roelof S. de Jong, Samuel C. Barden, Olga Bellido-Tirado, Joar G. Brynnel, Steffen Frey, Domenico Giannone, Roger Haynes, Diana Johl, Olivier Schnurr, Jakob C. Walcher, Roland Winkler, Leibniz-Institut für Astrophysik Potsdam (Germany); Sofia Feltzing, Lund Observatory (Sweden); Richard G. McMahon, Univ. of Cambridge (United Kingdom); Vincenzo Mainieri, European Southern Observatory (Germany); Gabriella Baker, Australian Astronomical Observatory (Australia); Patrick Caillier, Ctr. de Recherche Astrophysique de Lyon (France); Wolfgang Gaessler, Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie (Germany); Holger Mandel, Zentrum für Astronomie der Univ. Heidelberg (Germany); Jean-François Pirard, European Southern Observatory (Germany); Johan Pragt, NOVA Optical Infrared Instrumentation Group (Netherlands); Nicholas A. Walton, Univ. of Cambridge (United Kingdom); Thomas Bensby, Lund Observatory (Sweden); Maria Bergemann, Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie (Germany); Cristina Chiappini, Leibniz-Institut für Astrophysik Potsdam (Germany); Norbert Christlieb, Zentrum für Astronomie der Univ. Heidelberg (Germany); Maria-Rosa L. Cioni, Leibniz-Institut für Astrophysik Potsdam (Germany); Simon Driver, The Univ. of Western Australia (Australia); Alexis Finoguenov, Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany); Amina Helmi, Kapteyn Astronomical Institute (Netherlands); Mike J. Irwin, Univ. of Cambridge (United Kingdom); Jean-Paul Kneib, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (Switzerland); Jochen Liske, Univ. Hamburg (Germany); Andrea Merloni, Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany); Ivan Minchev, Leibniz-Institut für Astrophysik Potsdam (Germany); Bob Nichol, Univ. of Portsmouth (United Kingdom); Johan Richard, Ctr. de Recherche Astrophysique de Lyon (France); Else Starkenburg, Leibniz-Institut für Astrophysik Potsdam (Germany); Manda Banerji, Univ. of Cambridge (United Kingdom); Thomas Boller, Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany); Georges Kordopatis, Observatoire de la Côte d’Azur (France); Mirko Krumpe, Leibniz-Institut für Astrophysik Potsdam (Germany); Karin Lind, Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie (Germany); Sarah Martell, The Univ. of New South Wales (Australia); Elmo Tempel, Leibniz-Institut für Astrophysik Potsdam (Germany); Scott Croom, The Univ. of Sydney (Australia); Luke J. Davies, The Univ. of New South Wales (Australia); Morgan Fouesneau, Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie (Germany)
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MIRADAS: the facility multi-object medium-resolution NIR spectrograph for the GTC (Conference Presentation)
Paper 10702-50
Time: 12:00 PM - 12:20 PM
Author(s): Stephen S. Eikenberry, Steven Nicholas Raines, Univ. of Florida (United States); R. Deno Stelter, Univ. of California, Santa Cruz (United States); Alan Garner, Yigit Dallilar, Univ. of Florida (United States); Kendall Ackley, Monash Univ. (Australia); John G. Bennett, Univ. of Florida (United States); Brian Chinn, Gemini Observatory (Chile); Scott Mullin, Univ. of Notre Dame (United States); Sidney Schofield, Craig Warner, Frank Varosi, Bo Zhao, Sophia A. Eikenberry, Claudia Vega, Veronica H. Donoso, Christian Carrera, Denisse Almeida, Gabriel Fuentes, Univ. of Florida (United States); Josep Sabater, José María Gomez, Univ. de Barcelona (Spain); Francisco Garzón López, Pablo Lopez, Josefina `. Rosich, Anthony Russo, Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (Spain); Antonio Marin-Franch, Ctr. de Estudios de Física del Cosmos de Aragón (Spain); Arkaitz Larman, Miguel-Angel Carrera, AVS Added Value Solutions (Spain); Greg J. Fitzgerald, Ian Prees, Todd M. Stolberg, Peter Kornik, New England Optical Systems (United States); Anamparambu N. Ramaprakash, Mahesh Burse, Sujit Punnadi, Inter-Univ. Ctr. for Astronomy and Astrophysics (India); Peter Hammersley, European Southern Observatory (Germany)
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Poster Interlude 12:20 PM - 12:30 PM
Lunch/Exhibition Break 12:30 PM - 1:50 PM
Session 11:
MOS/IFS III
Wednesday 13 June 2018
1:50 PM - 3:30 PM
Location: CC Level 1, Ballroom C
Session Chair:
Kentaro Motohara, The Univ. of Tokyo (Japan)
Overview of the Dark Energy Spectroscopic Instrument
Paper 10702-51
Time: 1:50 PM - 2:10 PM
Author(s): Paul Martini, The Ohio State Univ. (United States); Stephen Bailey, Robert W. Besuner, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab. (United States); David Brooks, Univ. College London (United Kingdom); Peter Doel, University College London (United Kingdom); Jerry Edelstein, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab. (United States); Daniel Eisenstein, Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics (United States); Brenna Flaugher, Gaston Gutierrez, Fermi National Accelerator Lab. (United States); Stewart Harris, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab. (United States); Klaus Honscheid, The Ohio State Univ. (United States); Patrick Jelinsky, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab. (United States), Space Sciences Lab., Univ. of California (United States); Richard Joyce, National Optical Astronomy Observatory (United States); Stephen Kent, Fermi National Accelerator Lab. (United States); Michael E. Levi, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab. (United States); Francisco Prada, Instituto de Astrofisica de Andalucía (Spain); Claire Poppett, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab. (United States); David Rabinowitz, Yale Univ. (United States); Constance Rockosi, Univ. of California, Santa Cruz (United States); Laia Cardiel Sas, Institut de Física d'Altes Energies (Spain); David J. Schlegel, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab. (United States); Michael Schubnell, Univ. of Michigan (United States); Ray Sharples, Durham Univ. (United Kingdom); Joseph H. Silber, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab. (United States); David Sprayberry, National Optical Astronomy Observatory (United States); Risa Wechsler, Kavli Institute for Particle Astrophysics and Cosmology (United States), SLAC National Accelerator Lab. (United States), Stanford Univ. (United States)
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Rising MOONS: an update on the VLT’s next multi-object spectrograph as it begins to grow
Paper 10702-52
Time: 2:10 PM - 2:30 PM
Author(s): William D. Taylor, UK Astronomy Technology Ctr. (United Kingdom); Michele Cirasuolo, European Southern Observatory (Germany); Jose Afonso, Instituto de Astrofísica e Ciências do Espaço (Portugal); Marcella Carollo, ETH Zurich (Switzerland); Christopher J. Evans, UK Astronomy Technology Ctr. (United Kingdom); Hector Flores, Observatoire de Paris (France); Roberto Maiolino, Univ. of Cambridge (United Kingdom); Stephane Paltani, Univ. de Genève (Switzerland); Leonardo Vanzi, Pontificia Univ. Católica de Chile (Chile); Manuel Abreu, Instituto de Astrofísica e Ciências do Espaço (Portugal); Jean-Phillipe Amans, Observatoire de Paris (France); David Atkinson, Joe Barrett, Steven Beard, UK Astronomy Technology Ctr. (United Kingdom); Celementine Béchet, Pontificia Univ. Católica de Chile (Chile); Martin Black, UK Astronomy Technology Ctr. (United Kingdom); David Boettger, Pontificia Univ. Católica de Chile (Chile); Saskia Brierley, UK Astronomy Technology Ctr. (United Kingdom); David Buscher, Univ. of Cambridge (United Kingdom); Alexandre Cabral, Instituto de Astrofísica e Ciências do Espaço (Portugal); William Cochrane, UK Astronomy Technology Ctr. (United Kingdom); João Coelho, Instituto de Astrofísica e Ciências do Espaço (Portugal); Miriam Colling, Daresbury Laboratory, STFC (United Kingdom); Ralf Conzelmann, European Southern Observatory (Germany); Francesco Dalessio, INAF-Osservatorio Astronomico (Italy); Louise Dauvin, Pontificia Univ. Católica de Chile (Chile); George Davidson, UK Astronomy Technology Ctr. (United Kingdom); Holger Drass, Rolando Dünner, Pontificia Univ. Católica de Chile (Chile); Alasdair Fairley, UK Astronomy Technology Ctr. (United Kingdom); Giles Fasola, Observatoire de Paris (France); Debora Ferruzzi, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Arcetri (Italy); Martin Fisher, Univ. of Cambridge (United Kingdom); Mauricio Flores, Pontificia Univ. Católica de Chile (Chile); Bianca Garilli, INAF - IASF Milano (Italy); Julien Gaudemard, Observatoire de Paris (France); Oscar Gonzalez, UK Astronomy Technology Ctr. (United Kingdom); Isabelle Guinouard, Observatoire de Paris (France); Pablo Gutierrez, Peter Hammersley, European Southern Observatory (Germany); Régis Haigron, Observatoire de Paris (France); Chris Haniff, Univ. of Cambridge (United Kingdom); Mahmoud Hayati, Instituto de Astrofísica e Ciências do Espaço (Portugal); Derek Ives, Olaf Iwert, European Southern Observatory (Germany); Philippe Laporte, Observatoire de Paris (France); David Lee, UK Astronomy Technology Ctr. (United Kingdom); Gianluca Li Causi, INAF-Osservatorio Astronomico (Italy); Yerko Luco, Pontificia Univ. Católica de Chile (Chile); Alastair Macleod, UK Astronomy Technology Ctr. (United Kingdom); Vincenzo Mainieri, European Southern Observatory (Germany); Charles Maire, Univ. de Genève (Switzerland); Basile-Thierry Melse, Observatoire de Paris (France); Johannes Nix, UK Astronomy Technology Ctr. (United Kingdom); Ernesto Oliva, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Arcetri (Italy); António Oliveira, Instituto de Astrofísica e Ciências do Espaço (Portugal); Livia Origlia, Instituto di astrofisica spaziale e fisica cosmica (Italy); Ian Parry, Institute of Astronomy (United Kingdom); Fernando Pedichini, Roberto Piazzesi, INAF-Osservatorio Astronomico (Italy); Phil Rees, UK Astronomy Technology Ctr. (United Kingdom); Florent Reix, Myriam Rodrigues, Observatoire de Paris (France); Felipe Rojas, Pontificia Univ. Católica de Chile (Chile); Stefano Rota, INAF - IASF Milano (Italy); Frédéric Royer, Observatoire de Paris (France); Pedro Santos, Instituto de Astrofísica e Ciências do Espaço (Portugal); Robin Schnell, Univ. de Genève (Switzerland); Tzu-Chiang Shen, BlueShadows Ltda. (Chile); Michael Sordet, Univ. de Genève (Switzerland); Jonathan Strachan, UK Astronomy Technology Ctr. (United Kingdom); Xiaowei Sun, Univ. of Cambridge (United Kingdom); Graham Tait, UK Astronomy Technology Ctr. (United Kingdom); Miguel Torres, Pontificia Univ. Católica de Chile (Chile); Andre Tozzi, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Arcetri (Italy); Simon Tulloch, European Southern Observatory (Germany); Álvaro Valenzuela Navarro, Pontificia Univ. Católica de Chile (Chile); Lauren Von Dran, Rutherford Appleton Laboratory, STFC (United Kingdom); Chris Waring, Stephen Watson, Brian Woodward, UK Astronomy Technology Ctr. (United Kingdom); Yanbin Yang, Observatoire de Paris (France)
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Hector: a modular integral field spectrograph instrument for the Anglo-Australian Telescope
Paper 10702-53
Time: 2:30 PM - 2:50 PM
Author(s): Julia J. Bryant, The Univ. of Sydney (Australia), Australian Astronomical Observatory (Australia); Joss Bland-Hawthorn, The Univ. of Sydney (Australia); Jonathan S. Lawrence, Will Saunders, Robert Content, Australian Astronomical Observatory (Australia); Scott Croom, The Univ. of Sydney (Australia); Sudharshan Venkatesan, Mahesh Mohanan, Australian Astronomical Observatory (Australia); Rebecca Brown, Australian Astronomical Observatory (Australia), The Univ. of Sydney (Australia); Adeline Wang, The Univ. of Sydney (Australia); Ross Zhelem, Peter Gillingham, Robert Patterson, Helen McGregor, Warrick Couch, Australian Astronomical Observatory (Australia); Jesse van de Sande, The Univ. of Sydney (Australia); Richard McDermid, Macquarie Univ. (Australia); Sergio Leon-Saval, The Univ. of Sydney (Australia)
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The LAMOST middle resolution spectrograph
Paper 10702-54
Time: 2:50 PM - 3:10 PM
Author(s): Yonghui Hou, LinLin Tang, MingMing Xu, HaiJiao Jiang, ZhongWen Hu, Lei Wang, Hangxin Ji, YongTian Zhu, Nanjing Institute of Astronomical Optics & Technology (China)
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Gemini infrared multi-object spectrograph: instrument overview
Paper 10702-55
Time: 3:10 PM - 3:30 PM
Author(s): Suresh Sivanandam, Univ. of Toronto (Canada); Scott Chapman, Dalhousie Univ. (Canada); Luc Simard, NRC - Herzberg Astronomy & Astrophysics (Canada); Paul Hickson, The Univ. of British Columbia (Canada); Kim A. Venn, Univ. of Victoria (Canada); Simon Thibault, Univ. Laval (Canada); Marcin Sawicki, Saint Mary's Univ. (Canada); Adam Muzzin, York Univ. (Canada); Darren Erickson, NRC - Herzberg Astronomy & Astrophysics (Canada); Roberto Abraham, Univ. of Toronto (Canada); Masayuki Akiyama, Tohoku Univ. (Japan); David Andersen, NRC - Herzberg Astronomy & Astrophysics (Canada); Colin Bradley, Univ. of Victoria (Canada); Raymond Carlberg, Shaojie Chen, Univ. of Toronto (Canada); Carlos Correia, Lab. d'Astrophysique de Marseille (France); Tim Davidge, NRC - Herzberg Astronomy & Astrophysics (Canada); Sara Ellison, Univ. of Victoria (Canada); Kamal El-Sankary, Dalhousie Univ. (Canada); Gregory Fahlman, NRC - Herzberg Astronomy & Astrophysics (Canada); Masen Lamb, Univ. of Toronto (Canada); Olivier Lardière, NRC - Herzberg Astronomy & Astrophysics (Canada); Marie Lemoine-Busserole, Gemini Observatory (United States); Dae-Sik Moon, Norman Murray, Univ. of Toronto (Canada); Alison Peck, Gemini Observatory (United States); Cyrus Shafai, Univ. of Manitoba (Canada); Gaetano Sivo, Gemini Observatory (Chile); Jean-Pierre Veran, NRC - Herzberg Astronomy & Astrophysics (Canada); Howard Yee, Univ. of Toronto (Canada)
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Coffee Break 3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Session 12:
MOS/IFS IV
Wednesday 13 June 2018
4:00 PM - 5:40 PM
Location: CC Level 1, Ballroom C
Session Chair:
Julia J. Bryant, The Univ. of Sydney (Australia)
VIRUS: status and performance of the massively replicated fiber integral field spectrograph for the upgraded Hobby-Eberly Telescope
Paper 10702-56
Time: 4:00 PM - 4:20 PM
Author(s): Gary J. Hill, The Univ. of Texas at Austin (United States); Andreas Kelz, Leibniz-Institut für Astrophysik Potsdam (Germany); Hanshin Lee, Phillip J. MacQueen, Trent Peterson, Jason Ramsey, Brian L. Vattiat, The Univ. of Texas at Austin (United States); Darren L. DePoy, Texas A&M Univ. (United States); Niv Drory, Karl Gebhardt, John M. Good, The Univ. of Texas at Austin (United States); Thomas Jahn, Leibniz-Institut für Astrophysik Potsdam (Germany); Hermanus Kriel, Hobby-Eberly Telescope (United States); Jennifer L. Marshall, Texas A&M Univ. (United States); Sarah E. Tuttle, Univ. of Washington (United States); Greg Zeimann, The Univ. of Texas at Austin (United States); Edmundo Balderrama, Randy Bryant, Brent Buetow, Hobby-Eberly Telescope (United States); Taylor Chonis, Ball Aerospace (United States); George Damm, Hobby-Eberly Telescope (United States); Maximilian Fabricius, Daniel Farrow, Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany); James R. Fowler, Hobby-Eberly Telescope (United States); Cynthia S. Froning, The Univ. of Texas at Austin (United States); Dionne M. Haynes, Leibniz-Institut für Astrophysik Potsdam (Germany); Briana L. Indahl, The Univ. of Texas at Austin (United States); Jerry Martin, Hobby-Eberly Telescope (United States); Francesco Montesano, Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany); Emily Mrozinski, Hobby-Eberly Telescope (United States); Harald Nicklas, Georg-August-Univ. Göttingen (Germany); Eva Noyola, The Univ. of Texas at Austin (United States); Stephen Odewahn, Hobby-Eberly Telescope (United States); Andrew Peterson, The Univ. of Texas at Austin (United States); Travis Prochaska, Texas A&M Univ. (United States); Sergey Rostopchin, Matthew Shetrone, Greg Smith, Hobby-Eberly Telescope (United States); Jan M. Snigula, Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany); Renny Spencer, Amy Westfall, Hobby-Eberly Telescope (United States); Taft Armandroff, The Univ. of Texas at Austin (United States); Ralf Bender, Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany); Gavin B. Dalton, Univ. of Oxford (United Kingdom); Matthias Steinmetz, Leibniz-Institut für Astrophysik Potsdam (Germany)
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Maunakea Spectroscopic Explorer (MSE): instrumentation suite
Paper 10702-57
Time: 4:20 PM - 4:40 PM
Author(s): Alexis Hill, Nicolas Flagey, Alan W. McConnachie, Richard Murowinski, Kei Szeto, Canada-France-Hawaii Telescope (United States)
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Sphinx: a massively multiplexed fiber positioner for MSE
Paper 10702-58
Time: 4:40 PM - 5:00 PM
Author(s): Scott Smedley, Gabriella Baker, Rebecca Brown, Australian Astronomical Observatory (Australia); James Gilbert, The Australian National Univ. (Australia); Peter Gillingham, Will Saunders, Australian Astronomical Observatory (Australia); Andrew Sheinis, Canada-France-Hawaii Telescope (United States); Sudharshan Venkatesan, Lewis Waller, Australian Astronomical Observatory (Australia)
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On-sky performance evaluation of RITMOS, a micromirror-based multi-object spectrometer
Paper 10702-59
Time: 5:00 PM - 5:20 PM
Author(s): Anton Travinsky, Dmitry Vorobiev, Kathleen Oram, Gregory M. Nero, Zoran Ninkov, Rochester Institute of Technology (United States)
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The opto-mechanical design of SAMOS: a DMD-based spectrograph for the SOAR telescope
Paper 10702-60
Time: 5:20 PM - 5:40 PM
Author(s): Stephen A. Smee, Robert Barkhouser, Johns Hopkins Univ. (United States); Albert Harding, Johns Hopkins University (United States); Stephen Hope, Johns Hopkins Univ. (United States); Massimo Robberto, Space Telescope Science Institute (United States); Zoran Ninkov, Rochester Institute of Technology (United States); Mario Gennaro, Space Telescope Science Institute (United States)
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Poster Interlude 5:40 PM - 5:50 PM
Posters: High-resolution Spectrographs
Wednesday 13 June 2018
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: CC Level 1, Exhibit Hall 2

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SPIRou at CFHT: fiber links and pupil slicer
Paper 10702-210
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Yoan Micheau, Driss Kouach, Jean-François Donati, Gérard Gallou, Marcel Belot, Nicolas Striebig, Sébastien Baratchart, Zalpha Challita, Laurent Parès, Bruno Dubois, Marielle Lacombe, Observatoire Midi-Pyrénées (France); Gregory Barrick, Canada-France-Hawaii Telescope (United States); François Bouchy, Francesco Pepe, Observatory of Geneva,University of Geneva (Switzerland)
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Commissioning the SALT High Resolution Spectrograph’s iodine cell
Paper 10702-211
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Lisa Ann Crause, South African Astronomical Observatory (South Africa); Paul Butler, Carnegie Institution of Washington (United States); Gillian Nave, National Institute of Standards and Technology (United States); Rudi Kuhn, Blaine Lomberg, Alexei Kniazev, Steven M. Crawford, Éric Depagne, South African Astronomical Observatory (South Africa)
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Developing an ultra-stable single mode fiber spectrograph for adaptive optics assisted observation in the infrared
Paper 10702-212
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Blaise C. Kuo Tiong, Christian Schwab, Tobias Feger, Macquarie Univ. (Australia); Surangkhana Rukdee, Leonardo Vanzi, Center of Astro Engineering UC AIUC (Chile); David W. Coutts, Macquarie Univ. (Australia)
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Very high-sensitive NIR high-resolution spectrograph WINERED: on-going observations at NTT
Paper 10702-213
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Yuji Ikeda, Photocoding (Japan); Naoto Kobayashi, The Univ. of Tokyo (Japan); Sohei Kondo, Shogo Otsubo, Ayaka Watase, Taichi Murai, kyoko Sakamoto, Satoshi Hamano, Hiroaki Sameshima, Kei Fukue, Akira Arai, Kyoto Sangyo Univ. (Japan); Tomohiro Yoshikawa, Edecs (Japan); Keiichi Takenaka, Kyoto Sangyo Univ. (Japan); Takeo Manome, Shinji Mukai, Naoto Iida, Kentaro Yanagibashi, Kyocera Corporation (Japan); Chikako Yasui, National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (Japan); Misaki Mizumoto, University of Durham (United Kingdom); Noriyuki Matsunaga, The Univ. of Tokyo (Japan); Giuseppe Bono, Univ. degli Studi di Roma "Tor Vergata" (Italy); Hideyo Kawakita, Kyoto Sangyo Univ. (Japan)
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Design and manufacturing of a precision cryogenic actuator
Paper 10702-214
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Michael Carty, Damien Bachet, Axel Arhancet, Didier Leboeuf, Jean Christophe Barrière, Olivier Corpace, Bruno Duboué, Michel Berthé, Jean Fontignie, Jérôme Martignac, Marin Prieur, Commissariat à l'Énergie Atomique (France); Gilles-Alphonse Durand, CEA-DRF-IRFU (France); Jean-Bernard Mondier, CNES Toulouse (France); Philippe Roulet, Bittori Junkera, Desarrollos Mecánicos de Precisión, S.L. (Spain); Jesus Añel, Iñaki Hernández, DMP (Spain)
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A simple Fabry Perot calibration source for IR spectrometers
(Canceled)
Paper 10702-215
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s):
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Keck Planet Finder: preliminary design
Paper 10702-216
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Steven R. Gibson, Space Sciences Lab. (United States); Andrew W. Howard, Caltech (United States), Space Sciences Lab. (United States); Arpita Roy, Caltech (United States); Christopher L. Smith, Space Sciences Lab. (United States); Samuel Halverson, Univ. of Pennsylvania (United States); Jerry Edelstein, Space Sciences Lab. (United States); Marc Kassis, W. M. Keck Observatory (United States); Edward H. Wishnow, Michael P. Raffanti, Space Sciences Lab. (United States); Steve Allen, Univ. of California Observatories (United States); Jason Chin, W. M. Keck Observatory (United States); David Coutts, Macquarie Univ. (Australia); David Cowley, Univ. of California Observatories (United States); James Curtis, Space Sciences Lab. (United States); William Deich, Univ. of California Observatories (United States); Tobias Feger, Macquarie Univ. (Australia); Daniel Finstad, Syracuse University (United States); Yulia Gurevich, Heidelberg University (Germany); Yuzo Ishikawa, Space Sciences Lab. (United States); Ean James, W. M. Keck Observatory (United States); Elisha Jhoti, Space Sciences Lab. (United States); Kyle Lanclos, Scott Lilley, W. M. Keck Observatory (United States); Tim Miller, Space Sciences Lab. (United States); Steve Milner, W. M. Keck Observatory (United States); Tom Payne, Kodi Rider, Space Sciences Lab. (United States); Constance Rockosi, Univ. of California Observatories (United States), Univ. of California, Santa Cruz (United States); Dale Sandford, Univ. of California Observatories (United States); Christian Schwab, Macquarie Univ. (Australia); Andreas Seifahrt, University of Chicago (United States); Martin M. Sirk, Space Sciences Lab. (United States); Roger Smith, Caltech (United States); Julian Stuermer, University of Chicago (United States); Marie Weisfeiler, Space Sciences Lab. (United States); Mavourneen Wilcox, Adam Vandenberg, Peter Wizinowich, W. M. Keck Observatory (United States)
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Experimental test of a 40 cm-long R=100 000 spectrometer for exoplanet characterisation
Paper 10702-217
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Guillaume Bourdarot, Univ. Grenoble Alpes (France); Etienne Le Coarer, Institut de Planétologie et d’Astrophysique de Grenoble (France); David Mouillet, Jean-Jacques Correia, Laurent Jocou, Patrick Rabou, Alexis Carlotti, Xavier Bonfils, Univ. Grenoble Alpes (France); Etienne Artigau, Institut de Recherche sur les Exoplanètes (IREx), Département de Physique, Université de Montréal (Canada); Philippe Vallée, René Doyon, Institut de Recherche sur les Exoplanètes (IREx) (Canada); Thierry Forveille, Eric Stadler, Univ. Grenoble Alpes (France); Yves Magnard, Institut de Planétologie et d’Astrophysique de Grenoble (France); Arthur Vigan, Lab. d'Astrophysique de Marseille (France)
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How to build a high-resolution diffraction-limited spectrograph for precision RV measurements: Design and fabrication considerations for iLocater
Paper 10702-218
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Jonathan Crass, Scott Mullin, Randall Hamper, Andrew Bechter, James Smous, Univ. of Notre Dame (United States); Matthew J. Nelson, Univ. of Virginia (United States); Louis Fantano, NASA Goddard Space Flight Ctr. (United States); Justin R. Crepp, Univ. of Notre Dame (United States); Robert O. Reynolds, Large Binocular Telescope Observatory (United States); Thomas P. O'Brien, The Ohio State Univ. (United States); David King, Univ. of Cambridge (United Kingdom)
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Performance tests of Subaru/IRD for very precise and stable infrared radial velocity observations
Paper 10702-219
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Masayuki Kuzuhara, National Institutes of Natural Sciences (Japan), National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (Japan); Teruyuki Hirano, Tokyo Institute of Technology (Japan); Takayuki Kotani, National Institutes of Natural Sciences (Japan), National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (Japan), The Graduate Univ. for Advanced Studies (Japan); Masato Ishizuka, The Univ. of Tokyo (Japan); Masashi Omiya, Mihoko Konishi, National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (Japan), National Institutes of Natural Sciences (Japan); Tomoyuki Kudo, Subaru Telescope, NAOJ (Japan); Jun Nishikawa, National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (Japan), The Graduate Univ. for Advanced Studies (Japan), National Institutes of Natural Sciences (Japan); Akitoshi Ueda, Ko Hosokawa, National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (Japan), The Graduate Univ. for Advanced Studies (Japan); Nobuhiko Kusakabe, National Institutes of Natural Sciences (Japan), National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (Japan); Takashi Kurokawa, National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (Japan), Tokyo Univ. of Agriculture and Technology (Japan); Tsukasa Kokubo, Takahiro Mori, Yosuke Tanaka, Tokyo Univ. of Agriculture and Technology (Japan); Shane Jacobson, Klaus Hodapp, Institute for Astronomy, Univ. of Hawai'i (United States); Motohide Tamura, The Univ. of Tokyo (Japan), National Institutes of Natural Sciences (Japan), National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (Japan)
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On-sky performances of GIANO-B: the infrared high resolution spectrometer of TNG with its new telescope interface
(Canceled)
Paper 10702-220
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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SPIRou @CFHT: integration and performance of the cryogenic near infra-red spectrograph unit
Paper 10702-221
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Zalpha Challita, Institut de Recherche en Astrophysique et Planétologie (France); Vladimir Reshetov, NRC - Herzberg Astronomy & Astrophysics (Canada); Sébastien Baratchart, Observatoire Midi-Pyrénées (France); Gregory A. Barrick, Canada-France-Hawaii Telescope (United States); Andres Carmona, Jean-François Donati, Institut de Recherche en Astrophysique et Planétologie (France); Yoan Micheau, Observatoire Midi-Pyrénées (France); Claire Moutou, Canada-France-Hawaii Telescope (United States); Philippe Vallée, Univ. de Montréal (Canada); Marcel Belot, Gérard Gallou, Observatoire Midi-Pyrénées (France); Laurent Parès, Institut de Recherche en Astrophysique et Planétologie (France); Patrick Rabou, Institut de Planétologie et d’Astrophysique de Grenoble (France); Simon Thibault, Univ. Laval (Canada); Driss Kouach, Marielle Lacombe, Observatoire Midi-Pyrénées (France); Leslie Saddlemyer, NRC - Herzberg Astronomy & Astrophysics (Canada); Nicolas Striebig, Observatoire Midi-Pyrénées (France)
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Stability of the FOCES spectrograph based on frequency comb time series
Paper 10702-222
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Hanna Kellermann, Vanessa Fahrenschon, Liang Wang, Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany); Frank Grupp, Univ.-Sternwarte München (Germany), Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany); Ulrich Hopp, Univ.-Sternwarte München (Germany), Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany), Univ.-Sternwarte München (Germany); Ralf Bender, Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany)
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A 4-fiber assembly for simultaneous wavelength calibration of the high-resolution spectrograph FOCES
Paper 10702-223
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Hanna Kellermann, Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany); Frank Grupp, Univ.-Sternwarte München (Germany), Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany); Vanessa Fahrenschon, Liang Wang, Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany); Ulrich Hopp, Univ.-Sternwarte München (Germany), Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany); Ralf Bender, Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany), Univ.-Sternwarte München (Germany)
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Test results and operating configuration of the calibration unit for the near-infrared spectropolarimeter SPIRou
Paper 10702-224
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Sandrine Perruchot, Observatoire de Haute-Provence (France); Melissa J. Hobson, Lab. d'Astrophysique de Marseille (France); François Bouchy, Observatoire de Genève (Switzerland), Lab. d'Astrophysique de Marseille (France); François Dolon, Observatoire de Haute-Provence (France); Isabelle Boisse, Lab. d'Astrophysique de Marseille (France); François Moreau, Rico Sottile, Observatoire de Haute-Provence (France); François Wildi, Observatoire de Genève (Switzerland)
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Introducing GOFIO: a DRS for the GIANO-B near-infrared spectrograph
Paper 10702-225
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Monica Rainer, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Avet Harutyunyan, Fundación Galileo Galilei - INAF (Spain); Ilaria Carleo, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Ernesto Oliva, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Arcetri (Italy); Serena Benatti, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Andrea Bignamini, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Trieste (Italy); Riccardo U. Claudi, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Esther Gonzalez-Alvarez, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Palermo Giuseppe S. Vaiana (Italy); Nicoletta Sanna, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Arcetri (Italy); Adriano Ghedina, Fundación Galileo Galilei - INAF (Spain); Giuseppina Micela, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Palermo Giuseppe S. Vaiana (Italy); Emilio Molinari, Fundación Galileo Galilei - INAF (Spain); Andrea Tozzi, Carlo Baffa, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Arcetri (Italy); Andrea Baruffolo, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Nicolas Buchschacher, Univ. de Genève (Switzerland); Massimo Cecconi, Rosario Cosentino, Fundación Galileo Galilei - INAF (Spain); Gilberto Falcini, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Arcetri (Italy); Daniela Fantinel, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Luca Fini, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Arcetri (Italy); Alberto Galli, Francesca Ghinassi Luschi, Fundación Galileo Galilei - INAF (Spain); Elisabetta Giani, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Arcetri (Italy); Carlos Gonzalez, Manuel Gonzalez, Fundación Galileo Galilei - INAF (Spain); Raffaele Gratton, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Jose Guerra, Marcos Hernandez Diaz, Nauzet Hernandez, Fundación Galileo Galilei - INAF (Spain); Marcella Iuzzolino, Officina Stellare SRL (Italy); Marcello Lodi, Fundación Galileo Galilei - INAF (Spain); Luca Malavolta, Univ. degli Studi di Padova (Italy); Jesus Maldonado, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Palermo Giuseppe S. Vaiana (Italy); Livia Origlia, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Bologna (Italy); Héctor Pérez Ventura, Fundación Galileo Galilei - INAF (Spain); Alfio Puglisi, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Arcetri (Italy); Carlos Riverol, Luis Riverol, José San Juan Gómez, Fundación Galileo Galilei - INAF (Spain); Salvatore Scuderi, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Catania (Italy); Ulf Seeman, Georg-August-Univ. Göttingen (Germany); Alessandro Sozzetti, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Torino (Italy); Mauro Sozzi, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Arcetri (Italy)
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The NEID precision radial velocity spectrometer: port adapter overview, requirements, and test plan
Paper 10702-226
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Sarah E. Logsdon, Michael W. McElwain, Qian Gong, NASA Goddard Space Flight Ctr. (United States); Ming Liang, National Optical Astronomy Observatory (United States); Fernando Santoro, ASTRO Electro-Mechanical Engineering, LLC (United States); Christian Schwab, Macquarie Univ. (Australia), Australian Astronomical Observatory (Australia); Chad F. Bender, The Univ. of Arizona (United States); Cullen Blake, Samuel Halverson, Univ. of Pennsylvania (United States); Fred Hearty, The Pennsylvania State Univ. (United States); Emily Hunting, National Optical Astronomy Observatory (United States); Kurt P. Jaehnig, Univ. of Wisconsin-Madison (United States); Suvrath Mahadevan, Andrew J. Monson, The Pennsylvania State Univ. (United States); Jeffrey W. Percival, Univ. of Wisconsin-Madison (United States); Jayadev Rajagopal, National Optical Astronomy Observatory (United States); Lawrence W. Ramsey, The Pennsylvania State Univ. (United States); Arpita Roy, Caltech (United States); Michael P. Smith, Univ. of Wisconsin-Madison (United States); Ryan C. Terrien, Carleton College (United States); Erik Timmermann, National Optical Astronomy Observatory (United States); Phil Willems, Jet Propulsion Lab. (United States); Marsha J. Wolf, Univ. of Wisconsin-Madison (United States); Jason T. Wright, The Pennsylvania State Univ. (United States)
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On-sky results with the fast guiding system on the SPIRou spectroplarimeter at CFHT
Paper 10702-227
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Gregory A. Barrick, Canada-France-Hawaii Telescope (United States); Jean-Francois Donati, Sébastien Baratchart, Institut de Recherche en Astrophysique et Planétologie (France); Claire Moutou, Tom Vermeulen, Kevin Ho, Canada-France-Hawaii Telescope (United States); Marie Larrieu, Laurent Pares, Michel Dupieux, Institut de Recherche en Astrophysique et Planétologie (France); Shiang-Yu Wang, Chi-Hung Yan, Institute of Astronomy and Astrophysics - Academia Sinica (Taiwan)
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GHOST optical fiber system
Paper 10702-228
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Vladimir Churilov, Ross Zhelem, Scott Case, Yuriy Kondrat, Kristin Fiegert, Lewis Waller, Jonathan S. Lawrence, Michael Edgar, Gabriella Baker, Australian Astronomical Observatory (Australia); Michael Ireland, Research School of Astronomy and Astrophysics, Australian National University (Australia)
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Development of a stabilized Fabry-Perot based wavelength calibrator for precision Doppler spectroscopy
Paper 10702-229
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Tanya Das, Ravinder K. Banyal, S. Kathiravan, Sivarani Thirupathi, Ravindra B., Indian Institute of Astrophysics (India)
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Analysis of the polarimetric performance of the HARPS3 Cassegrain adaptor unit
Paper 10702-230
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Patrick Dorval, Frans Snik, Leiden Univ. (Netherlands); Nikolai Piskunov, Uppsala Univ. (Sweden); Ramón Navarro, NOVA Optical IR Instrumentation Group (Netherlands); Jan Kragt, Rik ter Horst, NOVA Optical Infrared Instrumentation Group (Netherlands); Peter Kunst, NOVA Optical IR Instrumentation Group (Netherlands); Ignas Snellen, Leiden Univ. (Netherlands); Tim Naylor, Univ. of Exeter (United Kingdom); Samantha Thompson, Univ. of Cambridge (United Kingdom)
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NRES: the network of robotic echelle spectrographs
Paper 10702-231
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Robert J. Siverd, Tim Brown, Las Cumbres Observatory Global Telescope Network (United States); Stuart Barnes, Stuart Barnes Optical Design (Netherlands); Mark Bowman, Jon De Vera, Las Cumbres Observatory Global Telescope Network (United States); Stephen Foale, Las Cumbres Observatory Global Telescope Network (United Kingdom); Daniel-Rolf Harbeck, Todd Henderson, Las Cumbres Observatory Global Telescope Network (United States); John Hygelund, Arthrex California Technology (United States); Annie Kirby, Curtis McCully, Jon S. Nation, Cary Smith, Brook Taylor, Las Cumbres Observatory Global Telescope Network (United States); Joseph Tufts, Semiconductor Technology Associates Inc. (United States)
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MAROON-X: a radial velocity spectrograph for the Gemini Observatory
Paper 10702-232
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Andreas Seifahrt, Julian Stürmer, Jacob L. Bean, The Univ. of Chicago (United States); Christian Schwab, Macquarie Univ. (Australia)
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VELOCE’s novel IFU-fitted fibre feed
Paper 10702-233
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Scott Case, Vladimir Churilov, Ross Zhelem, Anthony Horton, Jonathan S. Lawrence, Michael Edgar, Tony Farrell, Lewis Waller, Australian Astronomical Observatory (Australia); Yevgen Kripak, Australian National Univ. (Australia); Doug Gray, Christopher Ramage, Steve Lee, Anglo-Australian Telescope, Australian Astronomical Observatory (Australia); Michael Ireland, The Australian National Univ. (Australia); Christian Schwab, Macquarie Univ. (Australia); Chris Tinney, The Univ. of New South Wales (Australia)
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A optical fiber double scrambler and mechanical agitator system for the Keck planet finder spectrograph
Paper 10702-234
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Martin M. Sirk, Edward H. Wishnow, Marie Weisfeiler, Elisha Jhoti, James Curtis, Yuzo Ishikawa, Univ. of California, Berkeley (United States); Daniel Finstad, Syracuse University (United States); Timothy O'Hanlon, Univ. of California (United States); Steven R. Gibson, Jerry Edelstein, Univ. of California, Berkeley (United States); Samuel Halverson, Univ. of Pennsylvania (United States); Arpita Roy, Andrew W. Howard, Caltech (United States)
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PARAS-2 precision radial velocimeter: optical and mechanical design of a fiber-fed high resolution spectrograph under vacuum and temperature control
Paper 10702-235
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Abhijit G. Chakraborty, Physical Research Lab. (India); Nitesh Thapa, Space Applications Ctr. (India); Kapil Kumar, Prasad J.S.S. V. Neelam, Rishikesh Sharma, Physical Research Lab. (India); Arpita Roy, Caltech (United States)
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Final design and assembly of the GHOST Cassegrain unit
Paper 10702-236
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Ross Zhelem, Vladimir Churilov, Yuriy Kondrat, Lewis Waller, Jonathan S. Lawrence, Michael Edgar, Gabriella Baker, Tony Farrel, Australian Astronomical Observatory (Australia); Peter Young, Jon Nielsen, The Australian National Univ. (Australia); Slavko Mali, Rolf Muller, Urs Klauser, Naveen Pai, Australian Astronomical Observatory (Australia); Michael Ireland, The Australian National Univ. (Australia); Andrew Sheinis, Canada-France-Hawaii Telescope (United States); Gordon Robertson, The Univ. of Sydney (Australia); Scott Case, Australian Astronomical Observatory (Australia); Richard McDermid, Macquarie Univ. (Australia)
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A high resolution echelle spectrograph for exoplanet searches with small aperture telescopes
Paper 10702-237
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Nathan Lentini, Blaise C. Kuo Tiong, Macquarie Univ. (Australia); Logan DuBois, Central Washington Univ. (United States); Tobias Feger, David W. Coutts, Macquarie Univ. (Australia); Cassandra Fallscheer, Central Washington Univ. (United States); Christian Schwab, Macquarie Univ. (Australia)
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Veloce environmental control system
Paper 10702-238
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Gaston Gausachs, Robert Boz, Tom Carkic, Michael Ellis, James Gilbert, Nicholas Herrald, Michael Ireland, Ellie O'Brien, Ian Price, Matthew Robertson, Colin Vest, The Australian National Univ. (Australia)
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Hanle echelle spectrograph: design and performance
Paper 10702-239
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Sriram Padmanaban Nadar, Amit S. Kumar, Arun Surya, Sivarani Thirupathi, Sunetra Giridhar, S. Kathiravan, Indian Institute of Astrophysics (India); M. N. Anand, Indian Institute of Technology Patna (India); Damien Jones, Prime Optics (Australia); Deon Grobler, Robert Jakobsson, Callaghan Innovation (New Zealand); Anantha Chanumolu, Athira Unni, Angchuk Dorje, Tsewang Dorje, Tsewang Gyalson, Indian Institute of Astrophysics (India)
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GANS: a nighttime spectrograph for the GREGOR solar telescope
Paper 10702-240
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Arto Järvinen, Michael Weber, Klaus G. Strassmeier, Thomas Granzer, Manfred Woche, Svend-Marian Bauer, Wilbert Bittner, Jörg Weingrill, Daniel P. Sablowski, Leibniz-Institut für Astrophysik Potsdam (Germany)
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The NEID precision radial velocity spectrometer: fast, first-order wavefront correction
Paper 10702-241
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Jeffrey W. Percival, Univ. of Wisconsin-Madison (United States); Qian Gong, NASA Goddard Space Flight Ctr. (United States); Daniel R. Harbeck, Las Cumbres Observatory Global Telescope Network (United States); Emily Hunting, National Optical Astronomy Observatory (United States); Kurt P. Jaehnig, Univ. of Wisconsin-Madison (United States); Ming Liang, National Optical Astronomy Observatory (United States); Sarah E. Logsdon, Michael W. McElwain, NASA Goddard Space Flight Ctr. (United States); Jayadev Rajagopal, National Optical Astronomy Observatory (United States); Christian Schwab, Macquarie Univ. (Australia), Australian Astronomical Observatory (Australia); Michael P. Smith, Univ. of Wisconsin-Madison (United States); Erik Timmermann, National Optical Astronomy Observatory (United States); Marsha J. Wolf, Univ. of Wisconsin-Madison (United States)
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A Fabry Perot based instrument for biomarkers detection
Paper 10702-242
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Sagi Ben-Ami, Mercedes Lopez-Morales, Andrew Szentgyorgyi, Harvard-Smithsonian Ctr. for Astrophysics (United States)
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The NEID precision radial velocity spectrometer: characterization and operation of the NEID CCD detectors
Paper 10702-243
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Cullen Blake, Dan Li, Univ. of Pennsylvania (United States); Joseph Tufts, Semiconductor Technology Associates, Inc. (United States); Suvrath Mahadevan, Fred Hearty, Andrew J. Monson, The Pennsylvania State Univ. (United States); Arpita Roy, Caltech (United States); Samuel Halverson, Univ. of Pennsylvania (United States); Ryan C. Terrien, Carleton College (United States); Gudmundur K. Stefansson, The Pennsylvania State Univ. (United States); Christian Schwab, Macquarie Univ. (Australia), Australian Astronomical Observatory (Australia); Joe P. Ninan, The Pennsylvania State Univ. (United States); Michael W. McElwain, NASA Goddard Space Flight Ctr. (United States)
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A fibre scrambling unit for the laser frequency comb of ESPRESSO
Paper 10702-244
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Christoph Frank, Florian Kerber, Gerardo Ávila, Nicola Di Lieto, European Southern Observatory (Germany); Gaspare Lo Curto, European Southern Observatory (Chile); Antonio Ramon Manescau Hernandez, European Southern Observatory (Germany)
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Overview of the spectrometer optical fiber feed for the habitable-zone planet finder
Paper 10702-245
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Shubham Kanodia, Suvrath Mahadevan, Lawrence W. Ramsey, Gudmundur K. Stefansson, Andrew J. Monson, Fred Hearty, Scott Blakeslee, Emily Lubar, The Pennsylvania State Univ. (United States); Chad F. Bender, Steward Observatory, The Univ. of Arizona (United States); J. P. Ninan, David Sterner, The Pennsylvania State Univ. (United States); Arpita Roy, Caltech (United States); Samuel Halverson, Univ. of Pennsylvania (United States); Paul Robertson, Univ. of California, Irvine (United States)
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A laser frequency comb for ESPRESSO wavelength calibration
(Canceled)
Paper 10702-246
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s):
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Evaluating the return flux of a sodium laser guide star with ESPRESSO
Paper 10702-247
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Florian Kerber, Ronald Holzlöhner, Thomas Pfrommer, European Southern Observatory (Germany); Gaspare Lo Curto, European Southern Observatory (Chile); Christophe Lovis, Observatoire de Genève (Switzerland); Antonio Ramon Manescau Hernandez, European Southern Observatory (Germany); Francesco Pepe, Observatoire de Genève (Switzerland)
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A radial velocity error budget for single-mode Doppler spectrographs
Paper 10702-248
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Andrew Bechter, Eric Bechter, Justin R. Crepp, Univ. of Notre Dame (United States); David King, Institute of Astronomy, Univ. of Cambridge (United Kingdom); Jonathan Crass, Univ. of Notre Dame (United States)
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Assessing the suitability of H4RG near infrared detectors for precise Doppler measurements
Paper 10702-249
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Eric Bechter, Andrew Bechter, Justin R. Crepp, Univ. of Notre Dame (United States)
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The impact of optical aberrations in stabilized fiber-fed spectrographs on precise stellar radial velocities
Paper 10702-250
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Eric Bechter, Andrew Bechter, Justin R. Crepp, Jonathan Crass, Univ. of Notre Dame (United States); David King, Institute of Astronomy (United Kingdom)
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ESPRESSO VCS: Vacuum and cryogenic Controller System (VCS) for a spectrograph
Paper 10702-251
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Domingo Alvarez, Jean-Louis Lizon, European Southern Observatory (Germany); Ian Hughes, Francesco Pepe, Observatoire de Genève (Switzerland); Marco Riva, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Denis Mégevand, Observatoire de Genève (Switzerland); Kern Lothar, Olaf Iwert, Gaspare Lo Curto, European Southern Observatory (Germany)
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Simulating the Impact of imperfect pixel positioning in large format CCDs for extreme precision radial velocity measurements
Paper 10702-252
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Arpita Roy, Caltech (United States); Samuel Halverson, Univ. of Pennsylvania (United States); Andrew W. Howard, Caltech (United States); Steven R. Gibson, Space Sciences Lab. (United States); Constance Rockosi, Lick Observatory (United States); Roger Smith, Caltech (United States); Jerry Edelstein, Space Sciences Lab. (United States)
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Keck Planet Finder: Zerodur optical bench mechanical design
Paper 10702-253
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Christopher L. Smith, Steven R. Gibson, Space Sciences Lab. (United States); Andrew W. Howard, Caltech (United States); Jerry Edelstein, Edward H. Wishnow, Kodi Rider, Space Sciences Lab. (United States)
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Scrambling devices for few-mode fibres in radial velocity spectroscopy: lab results for NIRPS
Paper 10702-254
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Nicolas Blind, Uriel Conod, François Wildi, Bruno Chazelas, Francesco Pepe, Observatoire de Genève (Switzerland)
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Optimized data reduction techniques for high resolution echelle spectra
(Canceled)
Paper 10702-255
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s):
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The NEID precision radial velocity spectrometer: optical design of the port adapter and ADC
Paper 10702-257
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Christian Schwab, Macquarie Univ. (Australia); Ming Liang, National Optical Astronomy Observatory (United States); Qian Gong, NASA Goddard Space Flight Ctr. (United States); Chad F. Bender, The Univ. of Arizona (United States); Cullen Blake, Samuel Halverson, Univ. of Pennsylvania (United States); Daniel R. Harbeck, Las Cumbres Observatory Global Telescope Network (United States); Fred Hearty, The Pennsylvania State Univ. (United States); Emily Hunting, National Optical Astronomy Observatory (United States); Kurt P. Jaehnig, Washburn Astronomical Labs., Univ. of Wisconsin-Madison (United States); Sarah E. Logsdon, NASA Goddard Space Flight Ctr. (United States); Suvrath Mahadevan, The Pennsylvania State Univ. (United States); Michael W. McElwain, NASA Goddard Space Flight Ctr. (United States); Andrew J. Monson, The Pennsylvania State Univ. (United States); Jeffrey W. Percival, Washburn Astronomical Labs., Univ. of Wisconsin-Madison (United States); Jayadev Rajagopal, National Optical Astronomy Observatory (United States); Lawrence W. Ramsey, The Pennsylvania State Univ. (United States); Paul M. Robertson, UC Irvine (United States); Arpita Roy, Caltech (United States); Fernando Santoro, ASTRO Electro-Mechanical Engineering, LLC (United States); Michael P. Smith, Washburn Astronomical Labs., Univ. of Wisconsin-Madison (United States); Ryan C. Terrien, Carleton College (United States); Erik Timmermann, National Optical Astronomy Observatory (United States); Phil Willems, Jet Propulsion Laboratory (United States); Marsha J. Wolf, Washburn Astronomical Labs., Univ. of Wisconsin-Madison (United States); Jason T. Wright, The Pennsylvania State Univ. (United States)
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Rubidium traced etalon wavelength calibrators: towards deployment at observatories
Paper 10702-258
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Christian Schwab, Tobias Feger, Macquarie Univ. (Australia); Julian Stürmer, Andreas Seifahrt, The Univ. of Chicago (United States); Yulia V. Gurevich, Landessternwarte Heidelberg (Germany); Dmytro Rogozin, KU Leuven (Belgium); Thorsten Fuehrer, Technische Universitaet Darmstadt (Germany); Samuel P. Halverson, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (United States); Ryan C. Terrien, Carleton College (United States); Thomas Legero, Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt (Germany); David W. Coutts, Macquarie Univ. (Australia); Gert Raskin, KU Leuven (Belgium); Thomas Walther, Technische Universitaet Darmstadt (Germany); Jacob L. Bean, The Univ. of Chicago (United States); Andreas Quirrenbach, Landessternwarte Heidelberg (Germany)
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Pierced mirrors in ultrastable spectrographs
Paper 10702-259
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Félix Gracia, José Luis Rasilla, Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (Spain); Sergio Salata, Added Value Solutions (AVS) (Spain)
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GIANO, the high resolution IR spectrograph of the TNG: geometry of the echellogram and strategies for the 2D reduction of the spectra
Paper 10702-260
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Ernesto Oliva, Nicoletta Sanna, Monica Rainer, Fabrizio Massi, Andrea Tozzi, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Arcetri (Italy); Livia Origlia, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Bologna (Italy)
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Estimation of asymmetries in point spread function for the echelle spectrograph operating at Vainu Bappu Telescope for high precision radial velocity studies
Paper 10702-261
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Sireesha Chamarthi, Ravinder K. Banyal, Sriram S., Indian Institute of Astrophysics (India)
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Two Fabry-Pérots and two calibration units for CARMENES
Paper 10702-262
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Sebastian Schäfer, Georg-August-Univ. Göttingen (Germany); Eike W. Guenther, Thüringer Landessternwarte Tautenburg (Germany); Ansgar Reiners, Georg-August-Univ. Göttingen (Germany); Johannes Winkler, Michael Pluto, Jörg Schiller, Thüringer Landessternwarte Tautenburg (Germany)
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Posters: MOS/IFS
Wednesday 13 June 2018
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: CC Level 1, Exhibit Hall 2

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The improvement of LAMOST fiber view camera metrology system fiber position recognition algorithm
Paper 10702-263
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Kang Zhao, Zhigang Liu, Hongzhuan Hu, Jianping Wang, Chao Zhai, Zengxiang Zhou, Univ. of Science and Technology of China (China)
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Quality assurance and safety conformity for the 4-metre Multi-Object Spectroscopic Telescope (4MOST) project
Paper 10702-264
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Domenico Giannone, Leibniz-Institut für Astrophysik Potsdam (Germany); Gero Rupprecht, ESO Headquarter (Germany); Wolfgang Ansorge, RAMS-CON Management Consultants (Germany); Roger Haynes, Olga Bellido, Steffen Frey, Joar Brynnel, Roelof de Jong, Leibniz-Institut für Astrophysik Potsdam (Germany); Arno van Kesteren, Jean-François Pirard, ESO Headquarter (Germany)
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AESOP: the 4MOST fiber positioner
Paper 10702-265
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Jurek Brzeski, Gabriella Baker, Sufyan Baker, Rebecca Brown, Scott Case, Tony Farrell, Peter Gillingham, Urs Klauser, Jon Lawrence, Slavko Mali, Rolf Muller, Vijay Nichani, Naveen Pai, Scott Smedley, Sudharshan Venkatesan, Lew Waller, Australian Astronomical Observatory (Australia)
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DOTIFS: spectrograph optical and opto-mechanical design
Paper 10702-266
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Haeun Chung, Seoul National Univ. (Korea, Republic of), Korea Institute for Advanced Study (Korea, Republic of); Anamparambu N. Ramaprakash, Pravin Khodade, Deepa Modi, Chaitanya V. Rajarshi, Sabyasachi Chattopadhyay, Pravin A. Chordia, Inter-Univ. Ctr. for Astronomy and Astrophysics (India); Vishal Joshi, Physical Research Lab. (India); Sungwook E. Hong, Korea Astronomy and Space Science Institute (Korea, Republic of); Amitesh Omar, Aryabhatta Research Institute of Observational Sciences (India); Swara Ravindranath, Space Telescope Science Institute (United States); Yong-Sun Park, Seoul National Univ. (Korea, Republic of); Changbom Park, Korea Institute for Advanced Study (Korea, Republic of)
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4MOST: status of the high resolution spectrograph
Paper 10702-267
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Walter Seifert, Landessternwarte Heidelberg (Germany); Wenli Xu, Wenli Xu Optical System Engineering (Germany); Peter Buschkamp, Buschkamp Research Instruments (Germany); Carmen Feiz, Ahmed ElHaddad, Landessternwarte Heidelberg (Germany); Allar Saviauk, Leibniz-Institut für Astrophysik Potsdam (Germany); Andreas Quirrenbach, Holger Mandel, Landessternwarte Heidelberg (Germany)
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A predictive optical sky background model for DESI
Paper 10702-269
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Parker Fagrelius, David J. Schlegel, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab. (United States)
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Gemini IRMOS: conceptual optical design of a multi-object adaptive optics-fed infrared integral-field spectrograph for the Gemini telescope
Paper 10702-270
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Shaojie Chen, Suresh Sivanandam, Univ. of Toronto (Canada); Simon Thibault, Denis Brousseau, Univ. Laval (Canada); Scott Chapman, Dalhousie Univ. (Canada); Darren Erickson, Luc Simard, NRC - Herzberg Astronomy & Astrophysics (Canada); Paul Hickson, The Univ. of British Columbia (Canada); Gaetano Sivo, Gemini Observatory (Chile)
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Stability study of the multi-object photogrammetric platform for optical fiber units
Paper 10702-271
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Houxi He, Univ. of Science and Technology of China (China); Jianping Wang, Univ of Science and Technology of China (China); Jiaru Chu, Hongzhuan Hu, Zengxiang Zhou, Zhigang Liu, Univ. of Science and Technology of China (China)
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The DESI spectrograph system and production
Paper 10702-272
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Jerry Edelstein, Patrick N. Jelinsky, Space Sciences Lab. (United States); Michael Levi, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (United States); Gregory Tarle, University of Michigan (United States); David Brooks, University College London (United Kingdom)
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Metrology camera system of prime focus spectrograph for Subaru telescope
Paper 10702-273
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Shiang-Yu Wang, Cheuh-Yi Chou, Pin-Jie Huang, Yin-Chang Chang, Hung-Hsu Ling, Chi-Hung Yan, Jennifer Karr, Shu-Fu Hsu, Hsin-Yo Chen, Yen-Sang Hu, Institute of Astronomy and Astrophysics - Academia Sinica (Taiwan); James E. Gunn, Princeton Univ. (United States); Dan J. Reiley, California Institute of Technology (United States); Naoyuki Tamura, Kavli Institute for the Physics and Mathematics of the Universe (Japan); Naruhisa Takato, Subaru Telescope, NAOJ (United States); Yuki Moritani, Atsushi Shimono, Kavli Institute for the Physics and Mathematics of the Universe (Japan)
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Automated testing of optical fibres: towards the design of the Maunakea Spectroscopic Explorer Fibre Transmission System
Paper 10702-274
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Stephanie Monty, Farbod Jahandar, Jooyoung Lee, Kim A. Venn, Colin Bradley, Univ. of Victoria (Canada); Darren Erickson, David Crampton, NRC - Herzberg Astronomy & Astrophysics (Canada); Victor Nicolov, Collin L. Kielty, Univ. of Victoria (Canada); Celine Mazoukh, Fibertech Optica Inc. (Canada); Patrick Hall, York University (Canada)
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Integration and testing of the WEAVE spectrograph
Paper 10702-275
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Remko Stuik, Leiden Observatory (Netherlands), NOVA Optical Infrared Instrumentation Group (Netherlands); Gavin B. Dalton, STFC Rutherford Appleton Lab. (United Kingdom), Univ. of Oxford (United Kingdom); Kevin Middleton, Georgia Bishop, Ian Tosh, STFC Rutherford Appleton Lab. (United Kingdom); Ian J. Lewis, Univ. of Oxford (United Kingdom); Scott C. Trager, Kapteyn Astronomical Institute, Univ. of Groningen (Netherlands); Don Carlos Abrams, Carlos Martin, Émilie Lhomé, Sergio Picó, Diego Cano Infantes, Juerg Rey, Kevin Dee, Isaac Newton Group of Telescopes (Spain); Stuart Bates, Iain A. Steele, Chris Mottram, Liverpool John Moores Univ. (United Kingdom); Johan Pragt, Jan Kragt, Niels Tromp, Menno de Haan, Menno Schuil, Eddy Elswijk, Ramón Navarro, NOVA Optical Infrared Instrumentation Group (Netherlands); Jose Miguel Delgado, Jose Alfonso López Aguerri, Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (Spain); Piercarlo Bonifacio, Frédéric N. Sayède, Shan B. Mignot, Galaxies Etoiles Physique Instrumentation, Ctr. National de la Recherche Scientifique (France); Andrea Bianco, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Antonella Vallenari, Bernardo Salasnich, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Esperanza E. Carrasco Licea, Instituto Nacional de Astrofísica, Óptica y Electrónica (Mexico)
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Integration and testing of the DESI multi-object spectrograph: performance tests and results for the first unit out of ten
Paper 10702-276
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Sandrine Perruchot, Aix-Marseille Univ. (France), Ctr. National de la Recherche Scientifique (France), Observatoire de Haute-Provence (France); Julien Guy, UPMC Sorbonne Univ. (France), Space Sciences Lab., Univ. of California, Berkeley (United States); Laurent Le Guillou, UPMC Sorbonne Univ. (France); Pierre-Éric Blanc, Samuel Ronayette, Xavier Régal, Gérard Castagnoli, Aix-Marseille Univ. (France), Ctr. National de la Recherche Scientifique (France), Observatoire de Haute-Provence (France); Eduardo Sepulveda, UPMC Sorbonne Univ. (France); Auguste Le Van Suu, Aix-Marseille Univ. (France), Ctr. National de la Recherche Scientifique (France), Observatoire de Haute-Provence (France); Eric Jullo, Jean-Gabriel Cuby, Lab. d'Astrophysique de Marseille (France); Sonia Karkar, Patrick Ghislain, Philippe Repain, UPMC Sorbonne Univ. (France); Pierre-Henri Carton, CEA, centre de Saclay, IRFU/DPhp (France); Christophe Magneville, CEA, centre de Saclay, IRFU/DPhP (France); Anne Ealet, Stéphanie Escoffier, Ctr. de Physique des Particules de Marseille (France); A. Secroun, Aix Marseille Univ, CPPM, CNRS (France); Marie-Claude Cousinou, CPPM (France); Klaus Honscheid, Ann Elliot, The Ohio State Univ. (United States); Patrick N. Jelinsky, Space Sciences Lab., Univ. of California, Berkeley (United States); David Brooks, University College London (United Kingdom); Gregory Tarlè, University of Michigan (United States)
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Design and production of DESI slit assemblies
Paper 10702-277
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Luke Tyas, Ctr. for Advanced Instrumentation, Durham Univ. (United Kingdom); Robert W. Besuner, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab. (United States); David G. Bramall, Ctr. for Advanced Instrumentation (United Kingdom); Jerry Edelstein, Patrick N. Jelinsky, Space Sciences Lab., Univ. of California, Berkeley (United States); Claire L. Poppett, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab. (United States); Jürgen Schmoll, Ray M. Sharples, Ctr. for Advanced Instrumentation, Durham Univ. (United Kingdom)
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Optimising the MOONS@VLT data reduction software for faint targets
(Canceled)
Paper 10702-278
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s):
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Design and production of the DESI fibre cables
Paper 10702-279
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Jürgen Schmoll, Durham Univ. (United Kingdom); Robert W. Besuner, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab. (United States); David G. Bramall, Durham Univ. (United Kingdom); David Brooks, Dept. of Physics Astronomy, University College London (United Kingdom); Jerry Edelstein, Patrick N. Jelinsky, Michael Levi, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab. (United States); Graham J. Murray, Durham Univ. (United Kingdom); Claire L. Poppett, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab. (United States); Ray M. Sharples, Luke Tyas, Durham Univ. (United Kingdom); David J. Schlegel, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab. (United States)
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The DESI fiber system
Paper 10702-280
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Claire L. Poppett, Space Sciences Lab. (United States); Ray M. Sharples, Durham Univ. (United Kingdom); Jerry Edelstein, Space Sciences Lab. (United States); Jurgen Schmoll, David G. Bramall, Durham Univ. (United Kingdom)
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Design, production, and performance of the DESI front end fiber system
Paper 10702-281
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Claire L. Poppett, Space Sciences Lab. (United States); Jerry Edelstein, Univ. of California, Berkeley (United States); Jessica Aguilar, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab. (United States); Sharon R. Jelinsky, Jeremy McCauley, Univ. of California, Berkeley (United States)
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Slit device assembly of Prime Focus Spectrograph for Subaru telescope
Paper 10702-282
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Antonio C. de Oliveira, Lab. Nacional de Astrofísica (Brazil); Ligia S. Oliveira, OIO - Oliveira Instrumentação Óptica (Brazil); James E. Gunn, Princeton Univ. (United States); Décio Ferreira, Lab. Nacional de Astrofísica (Brazil); Yuki Moritani, Kavli Institute for the Physics and Mathematics of the Universe (Japan), The Univ. of Tokyo (Japan); Lucas Souza Marrara, Leandro H. dos Santos, Josimar Aparecido Rosa, OIO - Oliveira Instrumentação Óptica (Brazil); Ricardo L. Costa, Lab. Nacional de Astrofísica (Brazil); Rodrigo P. de Almeida, Lab. Nacional de Astrofisica (Brazil); Fabrice Madec, Lab. d'Astrophysique de Marseille (France), Ctr. National de la Recherche Scientifique (France); Kjetil Dohlen, David Le Mignant, Lab. d'Astrophysique de Marseille (France); Naoyuki Tamura, Kavli Institute for the Physics and Mathematics of the Universe (Japan), The Univ. of Tokyo (Japan); Naruhisa Takato, Subaru Telescope, NAOJ (United States); Laerte Sodré Junior, Univ. de São Paulo (Brazil); Bruno Castilho, Jesulino Bispo dos Santos, Lab. Nacional de Astrofísica (Brazil)
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FRD characterization in large-scale for FOCCoS of Prime Focus Spectrograph for Subaru telescope
Paper 10702-283
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Antonio C. de Oliveira, Lab. Nacional de Astrofísica (Brazil); James E. Gunn, Princeton Univ. (United States); Yuki Moritani, Kavli Institute for the Physics and Mathematics of the Universe, The Univ. of Tokyo (Japan); Ligia S. Oliveira, Leandro H. dos Santos, OIO - Oliveira Instrumentação Óptica (Brazil); Daniel J. Reiley, Brent R. Belland, Caltech (United States); Naoyuki Tamura, Kavli Institute for the Physics and Mathematics of the Universe (Japan), The Univ. of Tokyo (Japan); Naruhisa Takato, Subaru Telescope, NAOJ (Japan); Laerte Sodré Junior, Univ. de São Paulo (Brazil); Bruno Castilho, Lab. Nacional de Astrofísica (Brazil); David Keith, Independent (United States)
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MSE FiTS: the ultimate multi-fiber optic transmission system
Paper 10702-284
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Kim A. Venn, Univ. of Victoria (Canada); Darren Erickson, David Crampton, NRC - Herzberg Astronomy & Astrophysics (Canada); Rafal Pawluczyk, Paul Fournier, Fibertech Optica Inc. (Canada); Patrick Hall, York Univ. (Canada); Colin Bradley, Univ. of Victoria (Canada); Alan W. McConnachie, Maunakea Spectroscopic Explorer (United States); John Pazder, NRC - Herzberg Astronomy & Astrophysics (Canada); Farbod Jahandar, Stephanie Monty, Jooyoung Lee, Univ. of Victoria (Canada); Celine Mazoukh, Fibertech Optica Inc. (Canada); Collin Kielty, Victor Nicolov, Univ. of Victoria (Canada); Kei Szeto, Alexis Hill, Maunakea Spectroscopic Explorer (United States)
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Permanent optical fiber cable for Prime Focus Spectrograph and Subaru telescope "Cable B"
Paper 10702-285
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Antonio C. de Oliveira, Lab. Nacional de Astrofísica (Brazil); Ligia S. Oliveira, OIO- Oliveira Instrumentação Óptica (Brazil); Décio Ferreira, Lab. Nacional de Astrofísica (Brazil); Lucas Souza Marrara, OIO- Oliveira Instrumentação Óptica (Brazil); Leandro H. dos Santos, Josimar Aparecido Rosa, OIO - Oliveira Instrumentação Óptica (Brazil); Rodrigo Pedro Almeida, Ricardo Luciano Costa, Orlando Verducci, Lab. Nacional de Astrofísica (Brazil); James E. Gunn, Princeton Univ. (United States); Graham Murray, Durhan University (United Kingdom); Yuki Moritani, Kavli Institute for the Physics and Mathematics of the Universe, The Univ. of Tokyo (Japan); Naoyuki Tamura, Kavli Institute for the Physics and Mathematics of the Universe (Japan), The Univ. of Tokyo (Japan); Naruhisa Takato, Subaru Telescope, NAOJ (United States); Tomonori Tamura, Subaru Telescope (Japan); Atsushi Shimono, Kavli Institute for the Physics and Mathematics of the Universe (Japan); Laerte Sodré Junior, Instituto Astronômico e Geográfico, Univ. de São Paulo (Brazil); Bruno Castilho, Lab. Nacional de Astrofísica (Brazil)
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DOTIFS: fore-optics and calibration unit design
Paper 10702-286
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Haeun Chung, Seoul National Univ. (Korea, Republic of), Korea Institute for Advanced Study (Korea, Republic of); Anamparambu N. Ramaprakash, Pravin Khodade, Chaitanya V. Rajarshi, Sabyasachi Chattopadhyay, Pravinkumar A. Chordia, Inter-Univ. Ctr. for Astronomy and Astrophysics (India); Amitesh Omar, Aryabhatta Research Institute of Observational Sciences (India); Changbom Park, Korea Institute for Advanced Study (Korea, Republic of)
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Calibration system for the 4MOST multi object fiber-fed spectrographs
Paper 10702-287
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Ronald Roelfsema, Johan Pragt, Rik ter Horst, NOVA Optical Infrared Instrumentation Group (Netherlands); Tibor Agocs, NOVA Optical IR Instrumentation Group (Netherlands); Olga Bellido-Tirado, Joar G. Brynnel, Leibniz-Institut für Astrophysik Potsdam (Germany); Ariadna Calcines-Rosario, University of Durham (United Kingdom); Steffen Frey, Leibniz-Institut für Astrophysik Potsdam (Germany); Amina Helmi, University of Groningen (Netherlands); Jeroen Herrewijnen, Tom Houtsma, NOVA Optical Infrared Instrumentation Group (Netherlands); Roelof S. de Jong, Leibniz-Institut für Astrophysik Potsdam (Germany); Michael Lehmitz, Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie (Germany); Graham Murray, University of Durham (United Kingdom); Gert Musters, Ramon Navarro, NOVA Optical Infrared Instrumentation Group (Netherlands); Allar Saviauk, Olivier Schnurr, Leibniz-Institut für Astrophysik Potsdam (Germany); Ray Sharples, University of Durham (United Kingdom); Roland Winkler, Leibniz-Institut für Astrophysik Potsdam (Germany)
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Mauna Kea Spectroscopic Explorer (MSE): a preliminary design of multi-object high resolution spectrograph
Paper 10702-289
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Kai Zhang, Yifei Zhou, Zhen Tang, Nanjing Institute of Astronomical Optics & Technology (China); Will Saunders, Australian Astronomical Observatory (Austria); Kim A. Venn, Univ. of Victoria (Canada); Jianrong Shi, National Astronomical Observatories, Chinese Academy of Sciences (China); Alan W. McConnachie, Canada-France-Hawaii Telescope (United States), National Research Council Canada (Canada); Kei Szeto, Canada-France-Hawaii Telescope (United States); Lei Wang, Yongtian Zhu, Zhongwen Hu, Nanjing Institute of Astronomical Optics & Technology (China)
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First lab results of the WEAVE fibre positioner system
Paper 10702-290
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Ellen Schallig, Ian J. Lewis, Univ. of Oxford (United Kingdom); Gavin B. Dalton, STFC Rutherford Appleton Lab. (United Kingdom); Matthew Brock, Univ. of Oxford (United Kingdom); David Terrett, STFC Rutherford Appleton Lab. (United Kingdom); Don Carlos Abrams, Isaac Newton Group of Telescopes (Spain); Kevin Middleton, Georgia Bishop, STFC Rutherford Appleton Lab. (United Kingdom); J. Alfonso L. Aguerri, Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (Spain); Piercarlo Bonifacio, Galaxies Etoiles Physique Instrumentation (France); Esperanza E. Carrasco Licea, Instituto Nacional de Astrofísica, Óptica y Electrónica (Mexico); Scott C. Trager, Kapteyn Astronomical Institute (Netherlands); Antonella Vallenari, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy)
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As-built new Mayall telescope top end for the DESI project
Paper 10702-291
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Gaston Gutierrez, Fermi National Accelerator Lab. (United States); Robert W. Besuner, Space Science Lab. (United States); David Brooks, Peter Doel, Univ. College London (United Kingdom); Brenna Flaugher, Donald Friend, Giuseppe Gallo, Andrew Stefanik, Fermi National Accelerator Lab. (United States); Gregory Tarle, Univ. of Michigan (United States)
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Performance of the first production-ready actuators for the 4MOST-AESOP fiber positioner
Paper 10702-292
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Scott Smedley, Gabriella Baker, Sufyan Baker, Scott Case, Rebecca Brown, Jurek Brzeski, Peter Gillingham, Urs Klauser, Jon Lawrence, Slavko Mali, Rolf Muller, Vijay Nichani, Naveen Pai, Sudharshan Venkatesan, Lewis Waller, Australian Astronomical Observatory (Australia)
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The commissioning instrument for the dark energy spectroscopic instrument
Paper 10702-293
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Ashley J. Ross, Paul Martini, Rebecca Coles, Mark A. Derwent, Klaus Honscheid, Thomas P. O'Brien, Daniel P. Pappalardo, Suk Sien Tie, The Ohio State Univ. (United States); David Brooks, University College London (United Kingdom); Michael Schubnell, Greg Tarle, University of Michigan (United States)
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VIRUS: comparison of lab characterization with on-sky performance for multiple spectrograph units
Paper 10702-294
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Briana L. Indahl, Gary J. Hill, Greg Zeimann, Cynthia S. Froning, Karl Gebhardt, The Univ. of Texas at Austin (United States); Andreas Kelz, Thomas Jahn, Leibniz-Institut für Astrophysik Potsdam (Germany); Francesco Montesano, Max-Planck-Institut für Extraterrestriche-Physik (Germany); Jan Snigula, Leibniz-Institut für Astrophysik Potsdam (Germany); Phillip J. MacQueen, Trent Peterson, Niv Drory, The Univ. of Texas at Austin (United States); Taylor Chonis, Ball Aerospace (United States), The Univ. of Texas at Austin (United States); Hanshin Lee, Brian L. Vattiat, Jason Ramsey, The Univ. of Texas at Austin (United States); Andrew Peterson, Univ. of Texas at Austin (United States)
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Structural error simulation analysis of LAMOST fiber units
Paper 10702-295
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Xinyu Feng, Yonggang Gu, Yuran Shen, Hongzhuan Hu, Chao Zhai, Univ. of Science and Technology of China (China)
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The assembly and alignment of the DESI prime focus corrector
Paper 10702-298
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): David Brooks, Peter Doel, Univ. College London (United Kingdom); Robert W. Besuner, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab. (United States); Brenna Flaugher, Fermi National Accelerator Lab. (United States); Timothy N. Miller, Patrick N. Jelinsky, Jeremy McCauley, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab. (United States); Gaston Gutierrez, Giuseppe Gallo, Fermi National Accelerator Lab. (United States); Michael E. Levi, Michael Lampton, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab. (United States); David Sprayberry, National Optical Astronomy Observatory (United States); Stephen Kent, Fermi National Accelerator Lab. (United States); Michael J. Sholl, Google (United States); Ming Liang, National Optical Astronomy Observatory (United States)
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4MOST metrology system error analysis
Paper 10702-299
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Roland Winkler, Samuel C. Barden, Allar Saviauk, Steffen Frey, Nicolas Azais, Leibniz-Institut für Astrophysik Potsdam (Germany); Peter Gillingham, Scott Smedley, Australian Astronomical Observatory (Australia)
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4MOST low resolution spectrograph final design
Paper 10702-300
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Patrick Caillier, Univ. Claude Bernard Lyon 1 (France), Ctr. de Recherche Astrophysique de Lyon, Univ. de Lyon (France), Ecole Normale Supérieure de Lyon (France); Samuel C. Barden, Olga Bellido-Tirado, Leibniz-Institut für Astrophysik Potsdam (Germany); Didier Boudon, Eric Daguisé, Univ. Claude Bernard Lyon 1 (France), Ctr. de Recherche Astrophysique de Lyon, Univ. de Lyon (France), Ecole Normale Supérieure de Lyon (France); Steffen Frey, Leibniz-Institut für Astrophysik Potsdam (Germany); Florence Laurent, Jean-Emmanuel Migniau, Arlette Pécontal-Rousset, Johan Richard, Univ. Claude Bernard Lyon 1 (France), Ctr. de Recherche Astrophysique de Lyon, Univ. de Lyon (France), Ecole Normale Supérieure de Lyon (France); Allar Saviauk, Leibniz-Institut für Astrophysik Potsdam (Germany)
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SUBARU prime focus spectrograph integration and performance at LAM
Paper 10702-301
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Fabrice Madec, Sandrine Pascal, Arnaud Le Fur, David Le Mignant, Kjetil Dohlen, Rudy Barette, Mohamed Belhadi, Lab. d'Astrophysique de Marseille (France); Stephen A. Smee, Johns Hopkins Univ. (United States); James E. Gunn, Princeton Univ. (United States); Joel Le Merrer, Marc Llored, Marc Jaquet, Philippe Balard, Patrick Blanchard, Florence roman, Lab. d'Astrophysique de Marseille (France); Lapère Vincent, Jean-François Gabriel, Winlight System (France); Craig Loomis, Princeton Univ. (United States); Mirek Golebiowski, Murdock Hart, Johns Hopkins Univ. (United States); Lígia Souza de Oliveira, A. Oliveira, Décio Ferreira, Lab. Nacional de Astrofísica (Brazil); Naoyuki Tamura, Atsushi Shimono, Kavli Institute for the Physics and Mathematics of the Universe (Japan)
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4MOST fibre feed: performance and final design
Paper 10702-302
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Dionne M. Haynes, Allar Saviauk, Andreas Kelz, Roger Haynes, Thomas Jahn, Dennis Plüschke, Swara Rahurkar, Florian Zscheyge, Johannes Piotrowski, Leibniz-Institut für Astrophysik Potsdam (Germany); Rebecca Brown, Australian Astronomical Observatory (Australia)
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Deployment and handling of the VIRUS fiber integral field units
Paper 10702-303
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Brian L. Vattiat, Gary J. Hill, The Univ. of Texas at Austin (United States); Andreas Kelz, Leibniz-Institut für Astrophysik Potsdam (Germany); Jerry Martin, Emily Mrozinski, Hobby-Eberly Telescope (United States); Thomas Jahn, Leibniz-Institut für Astrophysik Potsdam (United States); Renny Spencer, Hobby-Eberly Telescope (United States)
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Maunakea spectroscopic explorer low moderate resolution spectrograph conceptual design
Paper 10702-304
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Patrick Caillier, Univ. de Lyon (France), Ctr. de Recherche Astrophysique de Lyon, Ctr. National de la Recherche Scientifique (France), Ecole Normale Supérieure de Lyon (France); Will Saunders, Australian Astronomical Observatory (Australia); Pierre-Henri Carton, Commissariat à l'Énergie Atomique (France); Florence Laurent, Jean-Emmanuel Migniau, Arlette Pécontal-Rousset, Johan Richard, Univ. de Lyon (France), Ctr. de Recherche Astrophysique de Lyon, Ctr. National de la Recherche Scientifique (France), Ecole Normale Supérieure de Lyon (France); Christophe Yèche , Commissariat à l'Énergie Atomique (France)
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VIRUS-2 for the Harlan J. Smith telescope of the McDonald Observatory
Paper 10702-307
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Hanshin Lee, Gary J. Hill, Brian L. Vattiat, Jason Ramsey, John M. Good, Niv Drory, The Univ. of Texas at Austin (United States)
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Opto-mechanical design of the top end assembly (TEA) for the Maunakea spectroscopic explorer (MSE): a multi-function compact prime focus environment
(Canceled)
Paper 10702-309
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s):
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The planetary systems imager: 0.5-1.8 micron channel
Paper 10702-310
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Dimitri Mawet, Caltech (United States); Michael P. Fitzgerald, Univ. of California, Los Angeles (United States); Benjamin A. Mazin, Univ. of California, Santa Barbara (United States); Christian Marois, NRC - Herzberg Astronomy & Astrophysics (Canada); Andrew J. Skemer, Univ. of California, Santa Cruz (United States); Maxwell A. Millar-Blanchaer, James K. Wallace, Gautam Vasisht, Jet Propulsion Lab. (United States); Nemanja Jovanovic, Caltech (United States); Jeffrey K. Chilcote, Princeton Univ. (United States); Lewis C. Roberts, Jet Propulsion Lab. (United States); Jacques-Robert Delorme, Ji Wang, Caltech (United States); Timothy Brandt, Univ. of California, Santa Barbara (United States)
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Optical design of the highly cost optimized new Hector Spectrograph
Paper 10702-312
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Robert Content, Will Saunders, Jonathan S. Lawrence, Julia J. Bryant, Ross Zhelem, Australian Astronomical Observatory (Australia)
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Research on the key technology of the fiber positioning closed-loop control system based on four-quadrant detector
Paper 10702-313
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Hua Zou, Linzheng Wang, Hohai Univ. (China); Shuo Huang, Hohai Univ, (China); Hang Zhang, Hohai Univ. (China)
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Priority coordination of fiber positioners in multi-objects spectrographs
Paper 10702-314
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Dominique Tao, Laleh Makarem, Mohamed Bouri, Jean-Paul Kneib, Denis Gillet, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (Switzerland)
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The optical design of SAMOS: a DMD-based spectrograph for the SOAR telescope
Paper 10702-380
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Robert H. Barkhouser, Stephen A. Smee, Johns Hopkins University (United States); Massimo Robberto, Mario Gennaro, Space Telescope Science Institute (United States)
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Thursday 14 June Show All Abstracts
Session PLThu:
Thursday Plenary Session
Thursday 14 June 2018
8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Location: CC Level 1, Ballroom A
Coffee Break 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Session 13:
Instrumentation for the ELTs I
Thursday 14 June 2018
10:30 AM - 12:10 PM
Location: CC Level 1, Ballroom C
Session Chair:
Rebecca A. Bernstein, GMTO Corp. (United States)
Instrumentation for ESO's Extremely Large Telescope
Paper 10702-61
Time: 10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Author(s): Suzanne K. Ramsay, Mark Casali, European Southern Observatory (Germany); Paola Amico, Naidu Bezawada, Michele Cirasuolo, Ralf Conzelmann, Sebastian Egner, Christoph Frank, Elizabeth George, Juan Carlos González Herrera, Peter Hammersley, Christoph Haupt, Jeroen Heijmans, Derek Ives, Gerd Jakob, ESO (Germany); Florian Kerber, European Southern Observatory (Germany); Betrand Koehler, Vincenzo Mainieri, Antonio Manescau, Enrico Marchetti, Sylvain Oberti, Paolo Padovani, Christian Schmid, Johannes Schimpelsberger, Ralf Siebenmorgen, Roberto Tamai, Joël Vernet, ESO (Germany)
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HARMONI @ ELT: status of the AO assisted, first light, visible and near-IR integral field spectrograph at the end of the preliminary design phase
Paper 10702-62
Time: 10:50 AM - 11:10 AM
Author(s): Fraser Clarke, Niranjan A. Thatte, Univ. of Oxford (United Kingdom)
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The GMT-consortium large earth finder (G-CLEF): an optical echelle spectrograph for the Giant Magellan Telescope (GMT)
Paper 10702-63
Time: 11:10 AM - 11:30 AM
Author(s): Andrew Szentgyorgyi, Daniel Baldwin, Stuart Barnes, Harvard-Smithsonian Ctr. for Astrophysics (United States); Jacob L. Bean, The Univ. of Chicago (United States); Sagi Ben-Ami, Patricia Brennan, Jamie Budynkiewicz, Daniel Catropa, Harvard-Smithsonian Ctr. for Astrophysics (United States); Moo-Young Chun, Korea Astronomy and Space Science Institute (Korea, Republic of); Charlie Conroy, Harvard-Smithsonian Ctr. for Astrophysics (United States); Adam Contos, GMTO Corp. (United States); Jeffrey D. Crane, Carnegie Observatories (United States); Daniel Durusky, Harvard-Smithsonian Ctr. for Astrophysics (United States); Harland Epps, Lick Observatory (United States); Ian Evans, Janet Evans, Valery Fishman, Harvard-Smithsonian Ctr. for Astrophysics (United States); Anna Frebel, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (United States); Thomas Gauron, Harvard-Smithsonian Ctr. for Astrophysics (United States); Dani Guzmán, Pontificia Univ. Católica de Chile (Chile); Tyson Hare, Carnegie Observatories (United States); Bi-Ho Jang, Jeong-Gyun Jang, Korea Astronomy and Space Science Institute (Korea, Republic of); Andres Jordan, Pontificia Univ. Católica de Chile (Chile); Jihun Kim, Kang-Min Kim, Yunjong Kim, Sungho Lee, Korea Astronomy and Space Science Institute (Korea, Republic of); Mercedes Lopez-Morales, Harvard-Smithsonian Ctr. for Astrophysics (United States); Claudia L. Mendes de Oliveira, Univ. de São Paulo (Brazil); Kenneth McCracken, Stuart McMuldroch, Joseph Miller, Mark A. Mueller, Harvard-Smithsonian Ctr. for Astrophysics (United States); Jae Sok Oh, Korea Astronomy and Space Science Institute (Korea, Republic of); Cem Onyuksel, Harvard-Smithsonian Ctr. for Astrophysics (United States); Byeong-Gon Park, Chan Park, Sung-Joon Park, Korea Astronomy and Space Science Institute (Korea, Republic of); Charles Paxson, David Phillips, David Plummer, William Podgorski, Harvard-Smithsonian Ctr. for Astrophysics (United States); Adam Rubin, Weizmann Institute of Science (Israel); Andreas Seifahrt, The Univ. of Chicago (United States); Daniel Stark, The Univ. of Arizona (United States); Joao Steiner, Univ. de São Paulo (Brazil); Alan Uomoto, Carnegie Observatories (United States); Ronald Walsworth, Harvard-Smithsonian Ctr. for Astrophysics (United States); Young-Sam Yu, Korea Astronomy and Space Science Institute (Korea, Republic of)
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The MICADO first light imager for the ELT: overview, operation, simulation
Paper 10702-64
Time: 11:30 AM - 11:50 AM
Author(s): Richard Davies, Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany); João Alves, Univ. Wien (Austria); Yann Clénet, Observatoire de Paris (France); Florian Lang-Bardl, Univ.-Sternwarte München (Germany); Harald Nicklas, Georg-August-Univ. Göttingen (Germany); Jörg-Uwe Pott, Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie (Germany); Roberto Ragazzoni, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); Eline Tolstoy, Kapteyn Astronomical Institute (Netherlands); P. Amico, European Southern Observatory (Germany); H. Anwand-Heerwart, Georg-August-Univ. Göttingen (Germany); S. Barboza, Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie (Germany); L. Barl, Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany); P. Baudoz, LESIA, Observatoire de Paris, Univ. PSL, CNRS (France); R. Bender, Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany), Univ. Observatory of Munich (Germany); N. Bezawada, European Southern Observatory (Germany); P. Bizenberger, Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie (Germany); W. Boland, Leiden Observatory (Netherlands); P. Bonifacio, GEPI, Observatoire de Paris, Univ. PSL, CNRS (France); Bruno Borgo, T. Buey, F. Chapron, LESIA, Observatoire de Paris, Univ. PSL, CNRS (France); F. Chemla, M. Cohen, GEPI, Observatoire de Paris, Univ. PSL, CNRS (France); O. Czoske, Univ. Wien (Austria); V. Déo, LESIA, Observatoire de Paris, Univ. PSL, CNRS (France); K. Disseau, S. Dreizler, Georg-August-Univ. Göttingen (Germany); O. Dupuis, LESIA, Observatoire de Paris, Univ. PSL, CNRS (France); M. Fabricius, Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany); R. Falomo, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova (Italy); P. Fedou, LESIA, Observatoire de Paris, Univ. PSL, CNRS (France); N. Förster Schreiber, Max Planck Institute for extraterrestrial Physics (Germany); V. Garrel, N. Geis, H. Gemperlein, Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany); E. Gendron, LESIA, Observatoire de Paris, Univ. PSL, CNRS (France); R. Genzel, S. Gillessen, Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany); M. Glück, Univ. Stuttgart (Germany), Max Planck Institute for Astronomy (Germany); F. Grupp, Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany), Max Planck Institute for Astronomy (Germany); M. Hartl, Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany); M. Häuser, H.-J. Hess, Univ.-Sternwarte München (Germany); R. Hofferbert, Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie (Germany); U. Hopp, Univ.-Sternwarte München (Germany); V. Hörmann, Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany); Z. Hubert, E. Huby, LESIA, Observatoire de Paris, Univ. PSL, CNRS (France); J.-M. Huet, GEPI, Observatoire de Paris, Univ. PSL, CNRS (France); V. Hutterer, Johannes Kepler Univ. Linz (Austria); D. Ives, European Southern Observatory (Germany); A. Janssen, W. Jellema, NOVA-ASTRON (Netherlands); W. Kausch, Univ. Innsbruck (Austria); F. Kerber, European Southern Observatory (Germany); H. Kravcar, Univ.-Sternwarte München (Germany); B. Le Ruyet, LESIA, Observatoire de Paris, Univ. PSL, CNRS (France); K. Leschinski, Univ. Wien (Austria); C. Mandla, M. Manhart, Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany); D. Massari, Kapteyn Astronomical Institute (Netherlands); S. Mei, LERMA, Observatoire de Paris, Univ. PSL, CNRS (France); F. Merlin, LESIA, Observatoire de Paris, Univ. PSL, CNRS (France); L. Mohr, Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie (Germany); A. Monna, Univ.-Sternwarte München (Germany); N. Muench, F. Müller, Max Planck Institute for Astronomy (Germany); G. Musters, R. Navarro, NOVA-ASTRON (Netherlands); U. Neumann, N. Neumayer, Max Planck Institute for Astronomy (Germany); J. Niebsch, Johannes Kepler Univ. Linz (Germany); M. Plattner, Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany); N. Przybilla, Univ. Innsbruck (Austria); S. Rabien, Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany); R. Ramlau, Johannes Kepler Univ. Linz (Austria); J. Ramos, Max Planck Institute for Astronomy (Germany); S. Ramsay, European Southern Observatory (Germany); P. Rhode, A. Richter, Georg-August-Univ. Göttingen (Germany); J. Richter, Univ.-Sternwarte München (Germany); H.-W. Rix, G. Rodeghiero, R.-R. Rohloff, Max Planck Institute for Astronomy (Germany); M. Rosensteiner, Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Canada); G. Rousset, LESIA, Observatoire de Paris, Univ. PSL, CNRS (France); J. Schlichter, Univ.-Sternwarte München (Germany); J. Schubert, Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany); A. Sevin, LESIA, Observatoire de Paris, Univ. PSL, CNRS (France); R. Stuik, NOVA-ASTRON (Netherlands); E. Sturm, J. Thomas, Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany); N. Tromp, NOVA-ASTRON (Netherlands); G. Verdoes-Kleijn, Kapteyn Astronomical Institute (Netherlands); F. Vidal, LESIA, Observatoire de Paris, Univ. PSL, CNRS (France); R. Wagner, Johannes Kepler Univ. Linz (Austria), Johann Radon Institute for Computational and Applied Mathematics (Austria); M. Wegner, Univ.-Sternwarte München (Germany); W. Zeilinger, Univ. Wien (Austria); J. Ziegleder, Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany); B. Ziegler, Univ. Wien (Austria); G. Zins, European Southern Observatory (Chile)
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The infrared imaging spectrograph (IRIS) for TMT: instrument overview (Conference Presentation)
Paper 10702-65
Time: 11:50 AM - 12:10 PM
Author(s): James E. Larkin, Univ. of California, Los Angeles (United States); Shelley A. Wright, Univ. of California, San Diego (United States); Eric M. Chisholm, Thirty Meter Telescope (United States); David Andersen, NRC - Herzberg Astronomy & Astrophysics (Canada); Richard G. Dekany, Caltech (United States); Jennifer S. Dunn, NRC - Herzberg Astronomy & Astrophysics (Canada); Brent Ellerbroek, Thirty Meter Telescope (United States); Yutaka Hayano, Advanced Technology Ctr., NAOJ (Japan); Renate Kupke, Univ. of California Observatories (United States); Anna M. Moore, The Australian National Univ. (Australia); Andrew C. Phillips, Univ. of California Observatories (United States); Luc Simard, NRC - Herzberg Astronomy & Astrophysics (Canada); Roger M. Smith, Caltech (United States); Ryuji Suzuki, Advanced Technology Ctr., NAOJ (Japan); Adam Trapp, Univ. of California, Los Angeles (United States); Gregory Walth, Univ. of California, San Diego (United States); Robert Weber, James E. Wincentsen, Caltech (United States); Jason L. Weiss, Thirty Meter Telescope (United States); Kai Zhang, National Astronomical Observatories, Chinese Academy of Sciences (China)
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Poster Interlude 12:10 PM - 12:20 PM
Lunch/Exhibition Break 12:20 PM - 1:40 PM
Session 14:
Instrumentation for the ELTs II
Thursday 14 June 2018
1:40 PM - 3:20 PM
Location: CC Level 1, Ballroom C
Session Chair:
James E. Larkin, Univ. of California, Los Angeles (United States)
Status of the mid-IR ELT imager and spectrograph (METIS)
Paper 10702-66
Time: 1:40 PM - 2:00 PM
Author(s): Bernhard R. Brandl, Leiden Univ. (Netherlands); Olivier Absil, Université de Liège (Belgium); Tibor Agocs, NOVA Optical Infrared Instrumentation Group (Netherlands); Nicola Baccichet, Univ. zu Köln (Germany); Thomas Bertram, Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie (Germany); Felix Bettonvil, Leiden Univ. (Netherlands); Roy van Boekel, Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie (Germany); Leonard Burtscher, Ewine van Dishoeck, Leiden Univ. (Netherlands); Markus Feldt, Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie (Germany); Paulo Garcia, Univ. do Porto (Portugal); Alistair Glasse, UK Astronomy Technology Ctr. (United Kingdom); Adrian M. Glauser, ETH Zurich (Switzerland); Manuel Güdel, Univ. Wien (Austria); Christoph Haupt, European Southern Observatory (Germany); Matthew Kenworthy, Leiden Univ. (Netherlands); Lucas Labadie, Univ. zu Köln (Germany); Werner Laun, Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie (Germany); Dirk Lesman, NOVA Optical Infrared Instrumentation Group (Netherlands); Eric Pantin, CEA-Ctr. de SACLAY (France); Sascha P. Quanz, ETH Zurich (Switzerland); Ignas Snellen, Leiden Univ. (Netherlands); Ralf Siebenmorgen, European Southern Observatory (Germany); Hans van Winckel, KU Leuven (Belgium)
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Design evolution of the Giant Magellan Telescope Integral Field Spectrograph, GMTIFS
Paper 10702-67
Time: 2:00 PM - 2:20 PM
Author(s): Robert G. Sharp, D. Adams, Gabe Bloxham, Robert Boz, Dave Bundy, D. Chandler, Gaston Gausachs, L. Gers, John Hart, Nicholas Herrald, Jon Nielsen, Ellie O'Brien, Chris Onken, Ian Price, Annino Vaccarella, Colin Vest, Peter Young, The Australian National Univ. (Australia)
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The ELT-MOS (MOSAIC): towards the construction phase
Paper 10702-68
Time: 2:20 PM - 2:40 PM
Author(s): Simon L. Morris, Durham Univ. (United Kingdom); François Hammer, Pascal Jagourel, Observatoire de Paris à Meudon (France); Christopher J. Evans, Science and Technology Facilities Council (United Kingdom); Mathieu Puech, Observatoire de Paris à Meudon (France); Gavin B. Dalton, Science and Technology Facilities Council (United Kingdom); Myriam Rodrigues, Observatoire de Paris à Meudon (France); Ruben Sanchez-Janssen, Science and Technology Facilities Council (United Kingdom); Ewan Fitzsimons, UK Astronomy Technology Ctr. (United Kingdom); Beatriz Barbuy, Univ. de São Paulo (Brazil); Jean-Gabriel Cuby, Lab. d'Astrophysique de Marseille (France); Lex Kaper, Univ. van Amsterdam (Netherlands); Martin Roth, Leibniz-Institut für Astrophysik Potsdam (Germany); Gérard Rousset, Observatoire de Paris à Meudon (France); Richard Myers, Durham Univ. (United Kingdom); Olivier Le Fèvre, Lab. d'Astrophysique de Marseille (France); Alexis Finogenov, Univ. of Helsinki (Finland); Jari Kotilainen, FINCA - Finnish Ctr. for Astronomy with ESO (Finland); Bruno Castilho, Lab. Nacional de Astrofísica (Brazil); Goran Ostlin, Stockholm Univ. (Sweden); Sofia Feltzing, Lund Univ. (Sweden); Andreas Korn, Uppsala Univ. (Sweden); Jesus Gallego, África Castillo Morales, Univ. Complutense de Madrid (Spain); Jorge Iglesias-Páramo, Instituto de Astrofísica de Andalucía - CSIC (Spain); Laura Pentericci, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Roma (Italy); Bodo Ziegler, Univ. Wien (Austria); Jose Afonso, Observatório Astronómico de Lisboa (Portugal); Marc Dubbledam, Madeline Close, Durham Univ. (United Kingdom); Phil Parr-Burman, UK Astronomy Technology Ctr. (United Kingdom); Timothy J. Morris, Durham Univ. (United Kingdom); Fanny Chemla, Observatoire de Paris à Meudon (France); Fatima De Frondat, Observatoire de Paris (France); Andreas Kelz, Leibniz-Institut für Astrophysik Potsdam (Germany); Isabelle Guinouard, Observatoire de Paris à Meudon (France); Ian J. Lewis, Univ. of Oxford (United Kingdom); Kevin Middleton, STFC Rutherford Appleton Lab. (United Kingdom); Ramon Navarro, Netherlands Research School for Astronomy (Netherlands); Marie Larrieu, Institut de Recherche en Astrophysique et Planétologie (France); Johan Pragt, Annemieke Janssen, Netherlands Research School for Astronomy (Netherlands); Kjetil Dohlen, Kacem El Hadi, Lab. d'Astrophysique de Marseille (France); Éric Gendron, Yanbin Yang, Observatoire de Paris à Meudon (France); Martyn Wells, Science and Technology Facilities Council (United Kingdom); Jean-Marc Conan, Thierry Fusco, ONERA (France); Daniel Schaerer, Univ. de Genève (Switzerland); Edwin Bergin, Univ. of Michigan (United States); Sylvestre Taburet, Mickaël Frotin, Observatoire de Paris à Meudon (France); Nadia Berkourn, Observatoire de Paris (France)
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GMACS: a wide-field, moderate-resolution spectrograph for the Giant Magellan Telescope
Paper 10702-69
Time: 2:40 PM - 3:00 PM
Author(s): Darren L. DePoy, Luke M. Schmidt, Texas A&M Univ. (United States); Rafael A. S. Ribeiro, Univ. de São Paulo (Brazil); Keith Taylor, Instruments4 (United States); Damien Jones, Prime Optics (Australia); Travis Prochaska, Jennifer L. Marshall, Erika Cook, Texas A&M Univ. (United States); Cynthia S. Froning, The Univ. of Texas at Austin (United States); Tae-Geun Ji, Hye-In Lee, Kyung Hee Univ. (Korea, Republic of); Daniel M. Faes, Univ. de São Paulo (Brazil); Aline Souza, Univ. Federal de Minas Gerais (Brazil); D. Bortoletto, Instituto Maua de Tecnologia (Brazil); Claudia L. Mendes de Oliveira, Univ. de São Paulo (Brazil); Soojong Pak, Kyung Hee Univ. (Korea, Republic of); Casey Papovich, Texas A&M Univ. (United States)
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ELT-HIRES, the high resolution spectrograph for the ELT: results from the Phase A study
Paper 10702-70
Time: 3:00 PM - 3:20 PM
Author(s): Alessandro Marconi, Univ. degli Studi di Firenze (Italy); Carlos Allende Prieto, Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (Spain); Pedro Amado, Instituto de Astrofísica de Andalucía - CSIC (Spain); Manuel Amate, Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (Spain); Sergio Ribeiro Augusto, IMT (Brazil); Santiago Becerril, Instituto de Astrofísica de Andalucía - CSIC (Spain); Naidu Bezawada, UK Astronomy Technology Ctr. (United Kingdom); Isabelle Boisse, Lab. d'Astrophysique de Marseille (France); François Bouchy, Univ. de Genève (Switzerland); Alexandre Cabral, Univ. de Lisboa (Portugal); Bruno Chazelas, Univ. de Genève (Switzerland); Roberto Cirami, Igor Coretti, Stefano Cristiani, Guido Cupani, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Trieste (Italy); Izan de Castro Leão, José de Medeiros, Univ. Federal Do Rio Grande do Norte (Brazil); M. A. F. de Souza, IMT - Instituto Mauá de Tecnologia (Brazil); Paolo Di Marcantonio, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Trieste (Italy); Igor Di Varano, Leibniz-Institut für Astrophysik Potsdam (Germany); Valentina D'Odorico, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Trieste (Italy); Holger Drass, Pontificia Univ. Católica de Chile (Chile); Pedro Figueira, Univ. do Porto (Portugal); Ana Belen Fragoso Lopez, Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (Spain); Johan Fynbo, Dark Cosmology Ctr., Niels Bohr Institute, Univ. of Copenhagen (Denmark); Matteo Genoni, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Jonay González Hernández, Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (Spain); Martin Haehnelt, Univ. of Cambridge (United Kingdom); Ian Hughes, Univ. de Genève (Switzerland); Philipp Huke, Georg-August-Univ. Göttingen (Germany); Hans Kjeldsen, Aarhus Univ. (Denmark); Andreas Korn, Uppsala Univ. (Sweden); Marco Landoni, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Jochen Liske, Hamburger Sternwarte (Germany); Christophe Lovis, Univ. de Genève (Switzerland); Roberto Maiolino, Univ. of Cambridge (United Kingdom); Thomas Marquart, Uppsala Univ. (Sweden); Carlos Martins, Ctr. de Astrofísica da Univ. do Porto (Portugal); Elena Mason, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Trieste (Italy); Manuel Monteiro, Univ. do Porto (Portugal); Timothy J. Morris, Graham Murray, Durham Univ. (United Kingdom); Andrzej Niedzielski, Nicolaus Copernicus Univ. (Poland); Ernesto Oliva, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Arcetri (Italy); Livia Origlia, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Bologna (Italy); Enric Pallé, Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (Spain); Phil Parr-Burman, UK Astronomy Technology Ctr. (United Kingdom); Vanderlei Cunha Parro, IMT (Brazil); Francesco Pepe, Univ. de Genève (Switzerland); Nikolai Piskunov, Uppsala Univ. (Sweden); José Luis Rasilla, Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (Spain); Phil Rees, UK Astronomy Technology Ctr. (United Kingdom); Rafael Rebolo-López, Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (Spain); Marco Riva, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Sylvain Rousseau, Observatoire de la Côte d’Azur (France); Nicoletta Sanna, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Arcetri (Italy); Nuno Santos, Univ. do Porto (Portugal); Tzu-Chiang Shen, Pontificia Univ. Católica de Chile (Chile); Francesca Sortino, INAF - IASF Bologna (Italy); Danuta Sosnowska, Univ. de Genève (Switzerland); Sergio Sousa, Univ. do Porto (Portugal); Eric Stempels, Uppsala Univ. (Sweden); Klaus G. Strassmeier, Leibniz-Institut für Astrophysik Potsdam (Germany); Fabio Tenegi, Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (Spain); Andrea Tozzi, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Arcetri (Italy); Stéphane Udry, Univ. de Genève (Switzerland); Luca Valenziano, INAF - IASF Bologna (Italy); Leonardo Vanzi, Pontificia Univ. Católica de Chile (Chile); Michael Weber, Manfred Woche, Leibniz-Institut für Astrophysik Potsdam (Germany); Marco Xompero, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Arcetri (Italy); Erik Zackrisson, Uppsala Univ. (Sweden)
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Poster Interlude 3:20 PM - 3:30 PM
Coffee Break 3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Session 15:
Instrumentation for the ELTs III
Thursday 14 June 2018
4:00 PM - 5:20 PM
Location: CC Level 1, Ballroom C
Session Chair:
Christopher J. Evans, UK Astronomy Technology Ctr. (United Kingdom)
Arrayed wide-angle camera system for the Extremely Large Telescopes
Paper 10702-71
Time: 4:00 PM - 4:20 PM
Author(s): Hanshin Lee, John M. Good, Brian L. Vattiat, Gary J. Hill, The Univ. of Texas at Austin (United States)
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WFOS instrument trade study: slicer vs. fiber instrument concept designs and results (Conference Presentation)
Paper 10702-72
Time: 4:20 PM - 4:40 PM
Author(s): Kevin Bundy, Maureen Savage, Renate Kupke, Nicholas MacDonald, Kyle Westfall, Matthew Radovan, Zheng Cai, Brian Digiorgio, Univ. of California, Santa Cruz (United States); Richard G. Dekany, Caltech (United States); Devika Divakar, Indian Institute of Astrophysics (India); Jason Fucik, Caltech (United States); Hangxin Ji, Nanjing Institute of Astronomical Optics & Technology (China); Satoshi Miyazaki, Shinobu Ozaki, National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (Japan); Andrew C. Phillips, Namrata Roy, Univ. of California, Santa Cruz (United States); Roger Smith, Caltech (United States); Arun Surya, Siram Padmanaban Nadar, Sivarani Thirupathi, Indian Institute of Astrophysics (India); Toshihiro Tsuzuki, National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (Japan)
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The wide field optical spectrograph (WFOS) for TMT: fiber-WFOS optical design (Conference Presentation)
Paper 10702-73
Time: 4:40 PM - 5:00 PM
Author(s): Renate Kupke, Univ. of California, Santa Cruz (United States); Hangxin Ji, Nanjing Institute of Astronomical Optics & Technology (China); Sriram Padmanaban Nadar, Devika Divakar, Indian Institute of Astrophysics (India); Luc Gilles, Thirty Meter Telescope (United States)
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The planetary systems imager: a high-contrast instrumentation platform for the Thirty Meter telescope
Paper 10702-74
Time: 5:00 PM - 5:20 PM
Author(s): Michael P. Fitzgerald, Univ. of California, Los Angeles (United States); Vanessa P. Bailey, Jet Propulsion Lab. (United States); Timothy Brandt, Univ. of California, Santa Barbara (United States); Jeffrey K. Chilcote, Stanford Univ. (United States); Jacques-Robert Delorme, Caltech (United States); Courtney Dressing, Univ. of California, Berkeley (United States); Olivier Guyon, Subaru Telescope, NAOJ (United States); Lynne Hillenbrand, Caltech (United States); Rebecca Jensen-Clem, Univ. of California, Berkeley (United States); Nemanja Jovanovic, Caltech (United States); Quinn Konopacky, Univ. of California, San Diego (United States); Jessica R. Lu, Univ. of California, Berkeley (United States); Christian Marois, NRC - Herzberg Astronomy & Astrophysics (Canada); Dimitri Mawet, Caltech (United States); Benjamin A. Mazin, Univ. of California, Santa Barbara (United States); Maxwell A. Millar-Blanchaer, Jet Propulsion Lab. (United States); Ruth Murray-Clay, Univ. of California, Santa Cruz (United States); Lewis C. Roberts, Jet Propulsion Lab. (United States); Andrew J. Skemer, R. Deno Stelter, Univ. of California, Santa Cruz (United States); Gautam Vasisht, James K. Wallace, Jet Propulsion Lab. (United States); Ji Wang, Caltech (United States)
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Posters: Instrumentation for ELTs
Thursday 14 June 2018
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: CC Level 1, Exhibit Hall 2

Posters in this session may be displayed beginning at 10.00 on the designated day and will be available for extended viewing. The interactive poster session with authors in attendance will be Thursday evening from 6:00 to 8:00 PM. Authors should remove their posters at the end of the poster session. Posters left displayed will be considered unwanted and will be discarded. :: :: Poster presentation guidelines are available [{http://spie.org/conferences-and-exhibitions/astronomical-telescopes-and-instrumentation/for-authors-and-presenters/poster-presentation-guidelines}+{online}].
Image slicer module for Wide Field Optical Spectrograph (WFOS)
Paper 10702-315
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Shinobu Ozaki, Satoshi Miyazaki, Toshihiro Tsuzuki, National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (Japan); Jason Fucik, Caltech (United States)
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Opto-mechanical design of a High Contrast Module (HCM) for HARMONI
Paper 10702-316
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): François B. Hénault, Alexis Carlotti, Institut de Planétologie et d’Astrophysique de Grenoble (France); P. Rabou, Y. Magnard, E. Sradler, D. Mouillet, G. Chauvin, M. Bonnefoy, Institut de Planétologie et d’Astrophysique de Grenoble, Univ. Grenoble Alpes, CNRS (France); J. F. Sauvage, Aix Marseille Univ., LAM, CNRS (France), ONERA (France); K. Dohlen, A. Vigan, Aix Marseille Univ., LAM, CNRS (France); T. Fusco, Aix Marseille Univ., LAM, CNRS (France), ONERA (France); K. El Hadi, P. Vola, Aix Marseille Univ., LAM, CNRS (France); F. Clarke, N. Thatte, Univ. of Oxford (United Kingdom); I. Bryson, H. Schnetler, M. Tecza, UK Astronomy Technology Ctr. (United Kingdom); C. Vérinaud, European Southern Observatory (Germany)
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ELT-HIRES the high resolution instrument for the ELT: optical design and instrument architecture
Paper 10702-317
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Ernesto Oliva, Andrea Tozzi, Debora Ferruzzi, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Arcetri (Italy); Marco Riva, Matteo Genoni, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Alessandro Marconi, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Arcetri (Italy); Roberto Maiolino, Cavendish Laboratory University of Cambridge, 19 JJ Thomson Ave (United Kingdom); Livia Origlia, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Bologna (Italy)
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The warm calibration unit of METIS: optical design and principle of operation
Paper 10702-318
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Christian Straubmeier, Nicola Baccichet, Lucas Labadie, Steffen Rost, Michael Wiest, Andreas Eckart, Univ. zu Köln (Germany); Bernhard R. Brandl, Leiden Observatory (Netherlands); Tibor Agócs, NOVA Optical Infrared Instrumentation Group, ASTRON (Netherlands); Ronald Roelfsema, Jeffrey Lynn, NOVA Optical Infrared Instrumentation Group (Netherlands); Felix Bettonvil, Leiden Observatory (Netherlands)
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ELT-HIRES the High Resolution Spectrograph for the ELT: the IFU-SCAO module
Paper 10702-319
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Andrea Tozzi, Ernesto Oliva, Marco Xompero, Guido Agapito, Marco Bonaglia, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Arcetri (Italy); Gianluca Di Rico, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Arcetri (Italy), INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Teramo (Italy); Christophe Giordano, Simone Esposito, Nicoletta Sanna, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Arcetri (Italy)
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Simulating surveys for ELT-MOSAIC: status of the MOSAIC science case after phase A
Paper 10702-320
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Mathieu Puech, Observatoire de Paris à Meudon (France); Christopher J. Evans, UK Astronomy Technology Ctr. (United Kingdom); Karen Disseau, Georg-August-Univ. Göttingen (Germany); Jure Japelj, Univ. van Amsterdam (Netherlands); Oscar Ramírez-Agudelo, UK Astronomy Technology Ctr. (United Kingdom); Hadi Rahmani, Marina Trevisan, Jianling Wang, Myriam Rodrigues, Observatoire de Paris à Meudon (France); Ruben Sanchez-Janssen, UK Astronomy Technology Ctr. (United Kingdom); Yanbin Yang, François Hammer, Observatoire de Paris à Meudon (France); Lex Kaper, Univ. van Amsterdam (Netherlands); Simon L. Morris, Department of Physics, Durham University (United Kingdom); Beatriz Barbuy, Universidade de São Paulo, IAG (Brazil); Jean-Gabriel Cuby, Laboratoire d’Astrophysique de Marseille (France); Gavin Dalton, RALSpace (United Kingdom); Ewan Fitzsimons, UK Astronomy Technology Ctr. (United Kingdom); Pascal Jagourel, Observatoire de Paris à Meudon (France)
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ELT-HIRES the high resolution spectrograph for the ELT: fiber link
Paper 10702-321
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Ana Belen Fragoso Lopez, José Luis Rasilla, Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (Spain); Graham J. Murray, Durham Univ. (United Kingdom); Ernesto Oliva, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Arcetri (Italy); Robert J. Harris, Zentrum für Astronomie der Universität Heidelberg (Germany); Roger Haynes, Leibniz-Institut für Astrophysik Potsdam (AIP) (Germany); Marco Riva, Istituto Nazionale di Astrofisica - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Alessandro Marconi, Dip. di Fisica e Astronomia, Univ. di Firenze (Italy)
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The MICADO first light imager for ELT: derotator design status and prototype results
Paper 10702-322
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Santiago Barboza, Jörg-Uwe Pott, Ralf-Rainer Rohloff, Friedrich Müller, Ralph Hofferbert, Norbert Münch, Lars Mohr, José Ramos, Monica Ebert, Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie (Germany); Martin Glück, Univ. Stuttgart (Germany); Jörg Wagner, Deutsches SOFIA Institut (Germany); Hans J. Kärcher, MT Mechatronics GmbH (Germany); Wolfram Schlossmacher, CarbonVision GmbH (Germany); Maximilian Häberle, Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie (Germany)
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The MICADO first light imager for the ELT: preliminary design of the MICADO Calibration Assembly
Paper 10702-323
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Gabriele Rodeghiero, Jörg-Uwe Pott, Norbert Münch, Ralf-Rainer Rohloff, Ulrich Groezinger, Enrico Biancalani, Miriam Sawczuck, Maximilian Haeberle, Javier Moreno-Ventas, Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie (Germany); Sebastian Schaefer, Ulf Seemann, Georg-August-Univ. Göttingen (Germany); Vianak Naranjo, Santiago Barboza, Friedrich Mueller, Ralph Hofferbert, Jose' Ramos, Lars Mohr, M.C. Cárdenas Vázquez, Peter Bizenberger, Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie (Germany); Claudio Pernechele, INAF OAPD (Italy); Monica Ebert, Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie (Germany); Maximilian Fabricius, MPE (Germany)
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Studying the intergalactic medium with the E-ELT multi-object spectrograph MOSAIC
Paper 10702-324
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Simon L. Morris, Durham Univ. (United Kingdom); Celine Peroux, Lab. d'Astrophysique de Marseille (France); Patrick Petitjean, Institut d'Astrophysique de Paris (France); Francois Hammer, Galaxies Etoiles Physique Instrumentation, Ctr. National de la Recherche Scientifique (France); Christopher J. Evans, UK Astronomy Technology Ctr. (United Kingdom); Mathieu Puech, Galaxies Etoiles Physique Instrumentation, Ctr. National de la Recherche Scientifique (France); Jure Japelj, Univ. van Amsterdam (Netherlands); Hadi Rahmani, Myriam Rodrigues, Galaxies Etoiles Physique Instrumentation, Ctr. National de la Recherche Scientifique (France)
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The MICADO first light imager for ELT: cold optics instrument
Paper 10702-325
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Josef Schubert, Michael Hartl, Veronika Hörmann, Richard Davis, Eckhard Sturm, Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany); Nancy Ageorges, Kampf Telescope Optics GmbH (Germany); Lothar Barl, Vincent Garrel, Norbert Geis, Hans Gemperlein, Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany); Dirk Kampf, Kampf Telescope Optics GmbH (Germany); Christopher Mandla, Markus Manhart, Sebastian Rabien, Rene Rüddenklau, Julian Ziegleder, Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany)
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Detailed design of the G-CLEF flexure control camera subsystem
Paper 10702-326
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Jae Sok Oh, Chan Park, Kang-Min Kim, Moo-Young Chun, Young-Sam Yu, Sungho Lee, Jihun Kim, Ueejeong Jeong, Chang-Hee Kim, Korea Astronomy and Space Science Institute (Korea, Republic of); Andrew Szentgyorgyi, Stuart McMuldroch, William Podgorski, Ian Evans, Mark A. Mueller, Harvard-Smithsonian Ctr. for Astrophysics (United States); Alan Uomoto, Jeffrey D. Crane, Tyson Hare, Carnegie Observatories (United States)
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The MICADO Main Selection Mechanism (MSM): an operational mode selector for the MICADO instrument
Paper 10702-327
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Florian Lang-Bardl, Anna Monna, Univ.-Sternwarte München (Germany); Frank Grupp, Ralf Bender, Univ.-Sternwarte München (Germany), Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany); Marco H. Häuser, Hans-Joachim Hess, Univ.-Sternwarte München (Germany); Hopp Ulrich, Univ.-Sternwarte München (Germany), Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany); Helmut Kravcar, Richter Josef, Jörg Schlichter, Univ.-Sternwarte München (Germany)
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MICADO instrument control approach in context of ESO ELT standards
Paper 10702-328
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Marco H. Häuser, Jörg Schlichter, Hans-Joachim Hess, Helmut Kravcar, Josef Richter, Michael Wegner, Univ.-Sternwarte München (Germany)
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The MICADO first light imager for ELT: its astrometric performance
Paper 10702-329
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Jörg-Uwe Pott, Gabriele Rodeghiero, Hannes Riechert, Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie (Germany); Davide Massari, Univ. of Groningen (Netherlands); Maximilian Fabricius, Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany); Carmelo Arcidiacono, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Bologna (Italy); Richard Davies, Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany)
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The calibration unit of the mid-infrared E-ELT instrument METIS
Paper 10702-330
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Nicola Baccichet, Lucas Labadie, Steffen Rost, Christian Straubmeier, Michael Wiest, Univ. zu Köln (Germany); Leonard Burtscher, Leiden Univ. (Netherlands); Tibor Agócs, Willem Jellema, Ronald Roelfsema, NOVA Optical Infrared Instrumentation Group (Netherlands); Roy van Boekel, Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie (Germany); Adrian M. Glauser, ETH Zurich (Switzerland); Bernhard R. Brandl, Felix Bettonvil, Leiden Univ. (Netherlands); Jeff Lynn, NOVA Optical Infrared Instrumentation Group (Netherlands); Andreas Eckart, Univ. zu Köln (Germany)
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The MICADO first light imager for ELT: from hexapod to octopod instrument support structure
Paper 10702-331
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Harald Nicklas, Heiko Anwand-Heerwart, Karen Disseau, A. Richter, Petra Rhode, Katja Hauptner, Georg-August-Univ. Göttingen (Germany); Lennart Schmidt, Georg-August-Univ. (Germany)
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Assembly, integration, test, and verification scenarios for the ELT MOSAIC instrument
Paper 10702-332
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Kacem El Hadi, Kjetil Dohlen, David Le Mignant, Fabrice Madec, Pascal Vola, Benoit Neichel, Lab. d'Astrophysique de Marseille (France); Thierry Fusco, ONERA (France); Marc Ferrari, Jean-Gabriel Cuby, Lab. d'Astrophysique de Marseille (France); Ewan Fitzsimons, UK Astronomy Technology Ctr. (United Kingdom); Marc Dubbeldam, Timothy J. Morris, Durham Univ. (United Kingdom); Fanny Chemla, Pascal Jagourel, François Hammer, Galaxies Etoiles Physique Instrumentation (France)
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The MICADO first light imager for ELT: control concept for the derotator
Paper 10702-333
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Martin Glück, Univ. Stuttgart (Germany); Santiago Barboza, Lars Mohr, José Ramos, Jörg-Uwe Pott, Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie (Germany); Oliver Sawodny, Univ. Stuttgart (Germany)
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USM Test Cryostat for the MICADO project: first steps in stabilizing and testing the cryostat
Paper 10702-334
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Anna Monna, Florian Lang-Bardl, Univ.-Sternwarte München (Germany); Frank Grupp, Ralf Bender, Univ.-Sternwarte München (Germany), Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany); Marco H. Häuser, Hans-Joachim Hess, Univ.-Sternwarte München (Germany); Ulrich Hopp, Univ.-Sternwarte München (Germany), Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (Germany); Helmut Kravcar, Josef Richter, Jörg Schlichter, Univ.-Sternwarte München (Germany); Hubert Gebler, Technisches Buero Gebler (Germany)
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ELT HARMONI: image slicer preliminary design
Paper 10702-335
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Florence Laurent, Didier Boudon, Ctr. de Recherche Astrophysique de Lyon (France); Johan Kosmalski, ESO (Germany); Magali Loupias, Guillaume Raffault, Alban Remillieux, Ctr. de Recherche Astrophysique de Lyon (France); Niranjan Thatte, University of Oxford, Department of Physics (Astrophysics) (United Kingdom); Ian Bryson, Science and Technology Facilities Council, UK Astronomy Technology Centre, Royal Observatory (United Kingdom); Hermine Schnetler, Science and Technology Facilities Council (United Kingdom); Fraser Clarke, Matthias Tecza, University of Oxford (United Kingdom)
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Design and lab-test result of APol, a polarimeter for the Atacama sub-millimeter telescope experiment
Paper 10702-336
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Yapeng Zhang, Hua-bai Li, The Chinese Univ. of Hong Kong (Hong Kong, China)
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The estimation of the instrumental polarization and crosstalk at the focus of the mid-infrared imaging system for the Thirty Meter Telescope
Paper 10702-337
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Ramya M. Anche, Indian Institute of Astrophysics (India); Christopher Packham, The Univ. of Texas at San Antonio (United States); G.C. Anupama, K. Sankarasubramanian, Maheswar Gopinathan, Indian Institute of Astrophysics (India); Manoj Puravankara, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (India)
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MOSAIC/E-ELT: science specifications and operational concept
Paper 10702-338
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Ruben Sanchez-Janssen, UK Astronomy Technology Ctr. (United Kingdom); Myriam Rodrigues, Galaxies Etoiles Physique Instrumentation (France); Gavin B. Dalton, Univ. of Oxford (United Kingdom); Ewan Fitzsimons, UK Astronomy Technology Ctr. (United Kingdom); Fanny Chemla, Galaxies Etoiles Physique Instrumentation (France); Timothy J. Morris, Marc Dubbeldam, Durham Univ. (United Kingdom); François Hammer, Galaxies Etoiles Physique Instrumentation (France); Christopher J. Evans, UK Astronomy Technology Ctr. (United Kingdom); Mathieu Puech, Pascal Jagourel, Mickaël Frotin, Galaxies Etoiles Physique Instrumentation (France); Bruno Castilho, Lab. Nacional de Astrofísica (Brazil); Isabelle Guinouard, Galaxies Etoiles Physique Instrumentation (France); Andreas Keltz, Leibniz-Institut für Astrophysik Potsdam (Germany); Marie Larrieu, Institut de Recherche en Astrophysique et Planétologie (France); Ian J. Lewis, Univ. of Oxford (United Kingdom); Kevin Middleton, STFC Rutherford Appleton Lab. (United Kingdom); Annemieke Janssen, NOVA Optical IR Instrumentation Group (Netherlands); Phil Parr-Burman, UK Astronomy Technology Ctr. (United Kingdom); Gérard Rousset, Lab. d'Etudes Spatiales et d'Instrumentation en Astrophysique (France); Ramón Navarro, NOVA Optical IR Instrumentation Group (Netherlands); Madeline Close, Durham Univ. (United Kingdom); Kacem El Hadi, Lab. d'Astrophysique de Marseille (France); Johan Pragt, NOVA Optical Infrared Instrumentation Group (Netherlands); Kjetil Dohlen, Lab. d'Astrophysique de Marseille (France); Yanbin Yang, Galaxies Etoiles Physique Instrumentation (France); Richard Myers, Durham Univ. (United Kingdom)
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The infrared imaging spectrograph (IRIS) for TMT: design of image slicer
Paper 10702-339
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Kai Zhang, Yifei Zhou, Nanjing Institute of Astronomical Optics & Technology (China); Anna M. Moore, The Australian National Univ. (Australia); Eric M. Chisholm, Caltech Optical Observatories (United States); James E. Larkin, Univ. of California, Los Angeles (United States); Shelley A. Wright, Univ. of California, San Diego (United States); Yongtian Zhu, Nanjing Institute of Astronomical Optics & Technology (China); Daniel J. Reiley, Caltech Optical Observatories (United States); Zhongwen Hu, Nanjing Institute of Astronomical Optics & Technology (China)
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The optical design for the Giant Magellan Telescope Multi-object Astronomical and Cosmological Spectrograph (GMACS)
Paper 10702-340
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Rafael A. S. Ribeiro, Univ. de São Paulo (Brazil); Luke M. Schmidt, Texas A&M Univ. (United States); Damien Jones, Prime Optics (Australia); Keith Taylor, Instruments4 (United States); Travis Prochaska, Erika Cook, Darren L. DePoy, Texas A&M Univ. (United States); Daniel M. Faes, Univ. de São Paulo (Brazil); Cynthia S. Froning, Texas A&M Univ. (United States); Tae-Geun Ji, Hye-In Lee, Kyung Hee Univ. (Korea, Republic of); Jennifer L. Marshall, Texas A&M Univ. (United States); Claudia L. Mendes de Oliveira, Univ. de São Paulo (Brazil); Soojong Pak, Kyung Hee Univ. (Korea, Republic of); Casey Papovich, Texas A&M Univ. (United States); Aline Souza, Univ. de São Paulo (Brazil)
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Direct imaging spectroscopic characterization of the RV planet population with GSMTs
Paper 10702-341
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Jared Males, The Univ. of Arizona (United States); Alycia Weinberger, Carnegie Institution of Washington (United States); Laird M. Close, The Univ. of Arizona (United States); Jayne Birkby, Univ. van Amsterdam (Netherlands); Olivier Guyon, The Univ. of Arizona (United States)
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An N-band test bench for the METIS coronagraphic masks
(Canceled)
Paper 10702-342
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s):
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Test and control of new-generation optical fiber positioning units of LAMOST based on ZigBee network
Paper 10702-343
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Xiang Lu, Yuran Shen, Mingshan Yang, Xinyu Feng, Yonggang Gu, Chao Zhai, Univ. of Science and Technology of China (China)
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Trade-offs in the visible spectrograph of the ELT instrument MOSAIC
Paper 10702-344
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Annemieke Janssen, NOVA Optical Infrared Instrumentation Group (Netherlands); Elena Sokolova, River International B.V. (Netherlands); Johan Pragt, Jan Kragt, NOVA Optical Infrared Instrumentation Group (Netherlands); Ramón Navarro, NOVA Optical IR Instrumentation Group (Netherlands); Niels Tromp, NOVA Optical Infrared Instrumentation Group (Netherlands); Ewan Fitzsimons, UK Astronomy Technology Ctr. (United Kingdom); Myriam Rodrigues, Observatoire de Paris à Meudon (France), Galaxies Etoiles Physique Instrumentation (France), Ctr. National de la Recherche Scientifique (France); Marie Larrieu, Institut de Recherche en Astrophysique et Planétologie (France); Andreas Kelz, Leibniz-Institut für Astrophysik Potsdam (Germany); Timothy J. Morris, Durham Univ. (United Kingdom); Pascal Jagourel, Fanny Chemla, Observatoire de Paris à Meudon (France), Galaxies Etoiles Physique Instrumentation (France), Ctr. National de la Recherche Scientifique (France); Lex Kaper, Astronomical Institute Anton Pannekoek (Netherlands); Gavin Dalton, University of Oxford (United Kingdom)
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The MICADO first light imager for ELT: integral design approach for the filter wheel, ADC and pupil wheel assembly
Paper 10702-345
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Niels Tromp, Ramón Navarro, Netherlands Research School for Astronomy (Netherlands); Remko Stuik, Leiden Univ. (Netherlands)
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HARMONI pre-optics design at PDR
Paper 10702-346
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Miguel Angel Cagigas Garcia, Elvio Hernández, José Luis Rasilla, Evencio Mediavilla, Begoña García-Lorenzo, José Miguel Herreros, José Vicente Gigante, Luis Fernando Rodriguez, Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (Spain); Ian Bryson, Hermine Schnetler, UK Astronomy Technology Ctr. (United Kingdom); Fraser Clarke, Matthias Tecza, Niranjan A. Thatte, Univ. of Oxford (United Kingdom)
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ELT-HIRES the high resolution spectrograph for the ELT: application of E2E + ETC for instrument characterisation, from efficiency to accuracy in radial velocity measurements
Paper 10702-347
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Matteo Genoni, Marco Landoni, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Philipp Huke, Georg-August-Univ. Göttingen (Germany); Nicoletta Sanna, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Arcetri (Italy); Elena Mason, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Trieste (Italy); Alessandro Marconi, INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Arcetri (Italy); Livia Origlia, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Bologna (Italy); Marco Riva, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Paolo Dimarcantonio, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Trieste (Italy)
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Design of the ELT-METIS cryostat
(Canceled)
Paper 10702-348
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s):
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The optical design of the G-CLEF Spectrograph: the first light instrument for the GMT
Paper 10702-349
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Sagi Ben-Ami, Harvard-Smithsonian Ctr. for Astrophysics (United States); Jeffrey D. Crane, The Observatories of the Carnegie Institution for Science (United States); Ian Evans, Stuart McMuldroch, Mark A. Mueller, William Podgorski, Andrew Szentgyorgyi, Harvard-Smithsonian Ctr. for Astrophysics (United States)
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ELT -HIRES the High Resolution Spectrograph for the ELT: Fabry-Pérots for use as calibration sources
Paper 10702-350
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Author(s): Philipp Huke, Sebastian Schäfer, Ansgar Reiners, Ulf Seemann, Georg-August-Univ. Göttingen (Germany); Marco Riva, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera (Italy); Francesco Pepe, Bruno Chazelas, Univ. de Genève (Switzerland); Piotr Maslowski, Grzegorz Kowzan, Nicolaus Copernicus Univ. (Poland); Richard McCracken, Scottish Universities Physics Alliance, Isntitute of Photonics and Quantum Sciences (United Kingdom); Derryck T. Reid, Scottish Universities Physics Alliance (United Kingdom)
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