Menonvillea
Menonvillea
Plants in the Desert
Plants in the Desert
Paranal Liquid Nitrogen Facility
Paranal Liquid Nitrogen Facility
Menonvillea
Menonvillea
Desert Flowers
Desert Flowers
ALMA site
ALMA site
ALMA Antenna Docking Pad
ALMA Antenna Docking Pad
The ALMA Array - 3D Rendering
The ALMA Array - 3D Rendering
ALMA site
ALMA site
Atacama Plants
Atacama Plants
ALMA site
ALMA site
The two ALMA antennas
The two ALMA antennas
Fragment B of Comet SW-3
Fragment B of Comet SW-3
The Distant Gamma-Ray Burst GRB 050904
The Distant Gamma-Ray Burst GRB 050904
The Nucleus of Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko
The Nucleus of Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko
The Crab Nebula
The Crab Nebula
FORS2 at KUEYEN
FORS2 at KUEYEN
Coated MELIPAL Mirror
Coated MELIPAL Mirror
Lifting the Mirror
Lifting the Mirror
Control Building and Satellite Antenna
Control Building and Satellite Antenna
Arrival at the MELIPAL Enclosure
Arrival at the MELIPAL Enclosure
8.2-m Zerodur Mirror Resting in its Cell
8.2-m Zerodur Mirror Resting in its Cell
Lifting of the Mirror Cell
Lifting of the Mirror Cell
8.2-m Zerodur Mirror
8.2-m Zerodur Mirror
8.2-m Zerodur Mirror
8.2-m Zerodur Mirror
8.2-m Zerodur Mirror: Protective Layer Removal
8.2-m Zerodur Mirror: Protective Layer Removal
Lowering of the M3 MELIPAL Mirror
Lowering of the M3 MELIPAL Mirror
Inspecting the Reflective Surface
Inspecting the Reflective Surface
Coating Chamber
Coating Chamber
FORS2: Testing and Assembly
FORS2: Testing and Assembly
Approaching the Platform
Approaching the Platform
Dummy M1 Cell
Dummy M1 Cell
Dummy M1 Cell is Stored
Dummy M1 Cell is Stored
M1 Cell with Dummy Mirror
M1 Cell with Dummy Mirror
M1 Cell Meets MELIPAL Structure
M1 Cell Meets MELIPAL Structure
M1 Cell
M1 Cell
M1 Cell transport
M1 Cell transport
Active Mirror Supports in VLT M1 Cell
Active Mirror Supports in VLT M1 Cell
(UV-B) Colour Index in NGC 1232
(UV-B) Colour Index in NGC 1232
VLT Mechanical Structure
VLT Mechanical Structure
VLT Unit Telescope 1
VLT Unit Telescope 1
A Rotating Giant Cloud around An Infant Galaxy
A Rotating Giant Cloud around An Infant Galaxy
Swan Bands in Bright Comet 1995 Q1
Swan Bands in Bright Comet 1995 Q1
Engineering drawing of E-ELT M4 unit
Engineering drawing of E-ELT M4 unit
Artist’s impression of CR7: the brightest galaxy in the early Universe
Artist’s impression of CR7: the brightest galaxy in the early Universe
The MUSE instrument on the VLT: equipped with 24 continuous flow cooling systems
The MUSE instrument on the VLT: equipped with 24 continuous flow cooling systems
Hubble image of galaxy cluster Abell 3827 showing dark matter distribution
Hubble image of galaxy cluster Abell 3827 showing dark matter distribution
Infrared/visible-light view of the distant dusty galaxy A1689-zD1 behind the galaxy cluster Abell 1689
Infrared/visible-light view of the distant dusty galaxy A1689-zD1 behind the galaxy cluster Abell 1689
ALMA transporter moving a distant ALMA antenna
ALMA transporter moving a distant ALMA antenna
ESO Fellow Claudia Del P. Lagos winner of a 2014 MERAC Prize
ESO Fellow Claudia Del P. Lagos winner of a 2014 MERAC Prize