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MICADO

(Multi-Adaptive Optics Imaging Camera for Deep Observations, ELT-CAM)
(camera planned for E-ELT)

MICADO (for Multi-Adaptive Optics Imaging Camera for Deep Observations) is a planned near-infrared camera intended to be one of the first instruments installed on the European Extremely Large Telescope, i.e., a first-light instrument. It will also operate as a spectrograph with on the order of R~8000.


(instrument,visible light,near infrared,plan)
Further reading:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Extremely_Large_Telescope#Instrumentation
https://www.eso.org/public/teles-instr/elt/elt-instr/micado/
WaveLFreqPhoton
Energy
  
0.8μm375THz1.6eVbeginMICADO
2.4μm125THz517meVendMICADO

Referenced by pages:
European Extremely Large Telescope (E-ELT)

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