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The Sydney-AAO Multi-object Integral field spectrograph

Croom, Scott M; Lawrence, J S; Bland-Hawthorn, Joss; Bryant, J.; Fogarty, Lisa M R; Miziarski, Stan; Lee, Steve; Colless, Matthew; Bauer, Amanda E; Birchall, Michael; Horton, A J; Lawrence, J


We demonstrate a novel technology that combines the power of the multi-object spectrograph with the spatial multiplex advantage of an integral field spectrograph (IFS). The Sydney-AAO (Australian Astronomical Observatory) Multi-object IFS (SAMI) is a prototype wide-field system at the Anglo-Australian Telescope (AAT) that allows 13 imaging fibre bundles ('hexabundles') to be deployed over a 1-degree diameter field of view. Each hexabundle comprises 61 lightly fused multi-mode fibres with...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2012
Type: Journal article
Source: Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society
DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2966.2011.20365.x
Access Rights: Open Access


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