PALM-3000

Precision-Wavefront Science on the 5.1 Meter Hale Telescope at Palomar Mountain

Treat as Caltech Proprietary

Unique Science Capabilities

  •     Access to visible spectral bands (predominantly R-band, down to H-alpha)
  •     Improved imaging resolution
  •     Improved photometric precision in J, H, K (up to 94% Strehl, sigma_SR ~ 1.5%)
  •     Improved contrast (in both IR and red)

PALM-3000 Instrumentation

* 06_MRI_Project_Description_v26.pdf: As submitted Project Description

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