Astrophysics (index)about

Euclid

(planned observatory-satellite to measure dark energy)

Euclid is an European Space Agency space mission under construction to study dark energy by determining redshifts of space objects. It will have a 1.2 meter optical/infrared Korsch telescope with a .5 square-degree field of view and will orbit around Sun-Earth Lagrangian point L2. The plan is to launch it in 2022 for a six-year mission.

Instruments:


(telescope,reflector,spacecraft,visible light,infrared,ESA,dark energy,construction,redshift,L2)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Euclid_(spacecraft)
http://sci.esa.int/euclid/
https://www.euclid-ec.org/
http://www.jpl.nasa.gov/missions/euclid/

Referenced by:
European Space Agency (ESA)
IPAC
Korsch telescope
Lagrangian point

index