Astro890L10 - MODS Multi-Object Double Spectrographs for...

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1 1 Multi-Object Double Spectrographs for the Large Binocular Telescope Astronomy 890 Sp08 MODS 2 Project Timeline MODS White Paper to LBTPO: July 1998 MODS Proposal to LBT Corp Board: October 1998 Conceptual Design Review: March 1999 NSF ATI Grant: July 2000 ($1.8M) Preliminary Design Review: September 2001 LBTO Progress Review: April 2004 TSIP Grant: July 2004 ($2.4M) LBTO/TSIP Review: March 2005 MODS1 Deployment: March 2009 (tent.) MODS2 Deployment: March 2010 (tent.) 3 MODS Layout Multi-Object Double Spectrograph • UV-to-IR: 320-1000nm • Dichroic split @ 570nm • Common Focal Plane • Reflective Collimator • 4-position Grating Turret • f/3 decentered Maksutov-Schmidt camera with 8 filters •3K × 8K 15 μ m pixel CCD 4 And, there are two. .. 5 MODS1 MODS2 6 Optical Layout Collimators Red Camera Blue Camera Red Disperser Blue Disperser Dichroic Camera Corrector
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2 DEIMOS 16.7 × 5' GMOS 5.5 × 5.5' MODS 6x6' VIMOS 4 × (8 × 7') 8 SDSS Filters SDSS Filters
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This note was uploaded on 07/17/2008 for the course ASTRO 890 taught by Professor Martini during the Spring '08 term at Ohio State.

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Astro890L10 - MODS Multi-Object Double Spectrographs for...

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