SINFONI Adaptive Optics Module at VLT Yepun (June 2004)

The SINFONI Adaptive Optics Module, installed at the 8.2-m VLT YEPUN telescope during the first tests in June 2004. At this time, the spectrograph SPIFFI was not yet installed. The blue ring is the Adaptive Optics Module. The yellow parts, with a weight of 800 kg, simulate SPIFFI. The IR Test Imager is located inside the yellow ring.

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Id:eso0426a
Type:Photographic
Release date:24 August 2004
Related releases:eso0426
Size:828 x 620 px

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Name:SINFONI
Type:• Unspecified : Technology : Observatory : Instrument
• X - Paranal

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