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Observatorio del Roque de los Muchachos/SST
STATUS
PI Instrument
AVAILABILITY
Time is competitively allocated every 6 months for PI investigations
REQUEST PROCEDURE
Proposals are submitted to the Telescope Allocation Committee: http://cat.iac.es/cat/inicio.jsp
Solar Instruments
1m refracting telescope designed for high spatial resolution imaging and polarimetry. The SST is owned and operated by the Institute for Solar Physics of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences. At times of good seeing it can reach a spatial resolution of ~0.1"
CONTACT
Goran Scharmer
Institute for Solar Physics
Institute for Solar Physics AlbaNova SE-106 91 STOCKHOLM SWEDEN
+46-8 5537 8532
scharmer@astro.su.se
http://www.iac.es/eno.php?op1=3&lang=en
SPECIFICATIONS
Spectral RangeOptical
Spectral Resolution~20mA
Spatial Coverage and Resolution~0.1" and 5 arc-min
Temporal Resolution~5 sec
Data Accuracy~1e-3
Data Precision~1e-3
Physical ObservablesImaging. Spectroscopy. Polarimetry.
Derived Outputs
Concurrence Opportunities
Expected Lifetime
Location or OrbitCanary Islands, Spain
Capability Summary
SchedulingEvery 6 months
Archival DataNo data archival
Number of Users
Planned Upgrades
Sub-InstrumentsSpectrograph with polarimeter Imaging cameras
Data Products
University FacilityNo
National Ground BasedNo
SatelliteNo
Virtual ArchiveNo
REFERENCES
http://www.iac.es/eno.php?op1=3&op2=6&id=3&lang=en
UPDATED ON
3 Sep 2009 13:47