Skip navigation
Skip navigation

First light results from the Hermes spectrograph at the AAT

Sheinis, Andrew; Barden, Sam; Birchall, Michael; Carollo, Daniela; Bland-Hawthorn, Joss; Brzeski, Jurek; Case, S; Cannon, R. D.; Churilov, Vladimir; Couch, Warwick; Dean, Robert; De Silva, Gayandhi; Gers, L; Freeman, Kenneth; Keller, Stefan; Wylie de Boer, Elizabeth

Description

The High Efficiency and Resolution Multi Element Spectrograph, HERMES is an facility-class optical spectrograph for the AAT. It is designed primarily for Galactic Archeology [21], the first major attempt to create a detailed understanding of galaxy formation and evolution by studying the history of our own galaxy, the Milky Way. The goal of the GALAH survey is to reconstruct the mass assembly history of the of the Milky Way, through a detailed spatially tagged abundance study of one million...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2014
Type: Conference paper
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/65400
Source: Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering
DOI: 10.1117/12.2055595

Download

File Description SizeFormat Image
01_Sheinis_First_light_results_from_the_2014.pdf2.81 MBAdobe PDF


Items in Open Research are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.

Updated:  20 July 2017/ Responsible Officer:  University Librarian/ Page Contact:  Library Systems & Web Coordinator