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  • The “Fore Optics and Muse Instrument Control Electronics”

    The sub-systems have been received, installed and re-aligned in the integration hall.
    The team has successfully set back in operation the system (Wide Field Mode only) as it were in Toulouse (see picture attached)


    Integration Hall day by day

    PICTURE OF THE DAY
    Last picture of MUSE


    Integration Hall day by day

    PICTURE OF THE DAY
    Last picture of MUSE


    VCS delivery to CRAL (LYON) and MIA GO!

    VCS delivery to CRAL and MIA GO !
    The Vacuum & Cryogenics System was successfully delivered to Lyon. The associated Manufactured Item Acceptance was pronounced as all remaining actions were closed. The VCS is the first sub-system to pass MIA, to be delivered in Lyon and ready for (…)


    VCS delivery to CRAL (LYON) and MIA GO!

    VCS delivery to CRAL and MIA GO !
    The Vacuum & Cryogenics System was successfully delivered to Lyon. The associated Manufactured Item Acceptance was pronounced as all remaining actions were closed. The VCS is the first sub-system to pass MIA, to be delivered in Lyon and ready for (…)


    Au Coeur de l’Europe

    AU COEUR DE L’EUROPE
    Les 10, 11, 12 septembre St Genis Laval a fêté :
    10 ans de jumelage avec Pontassieve en Italie
    10 ans de pacte d’amitié avec Cirencester en Angleterre
    20 ans d’existence du Collectif Roumanie, à l’origine du jumelage avec la ville roumaine Saliste
    Plusieurs mois d’amitié (…)


    VIDEOS de l’Instrument MUSE en 3D

    Déjà modélisé sous Inventor (Autodesk) l’Instrument MUSE ainsi que l’IFU ont été modélisés puis animés sous 3DS par E. BOREL dans le cadre de son stage d’infographie de l’Ecole ARIES.


    Throughput test

    Throughput Test (M. Loupias & L. Adjali)
    The efficiency performance of the Integral Field Unit is a critical parameter. Coatings performance toward its durability is a difficult trade off to choose. In order to diagnose a throughput loss, we are developping a set up composed of modulated (…)


    A Muse for the Very Large Telescope

    The first components for the Multi Unit Spectroscopic Explorer (MUSE), a second generation instrument for ESO’s Very Large Telescope (VLT), are beginning to arrive. MUSE is an innovative 3D spectrograph with a wide field of view, providing simultaneous spectra of numerous adjacent regions in the (…)


    A Muse for the Very Large Telescope

    The first components for the Multi Unit Spectroscopic Explorer (MUSE), a second generation instrument for ESO’s Very Large Telescope (VLT), are beginning to arrive. MUSE is an innovative 3D spectrograph with a wide field of view, providing simultaneous spectra of numerous adjacent regions in the (…)