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Mimir

(multi-function near-infrared instrument on Perkins Telescope)

Mimir is a 1-5 micron near-infrared instrument for imaging, spectroscopy, and polarimetry, covering bands J, H, K, L, and M. It is on the Perkins Telescope at the Lowell Observatory in Arizona.

A major project has been the Galactic Plane Infrared Polarization Survey (GPIPS) which offers information about the Milky Way's magnetic field.


(instrument,near infrared,infrared,Arizona,spectrograph,polarimeter)
http://people.bu.edu/clemens/mimir/
http://gpips0.bu.edu/
http://adsabs.harvard.edu/full/2011ASPC..449..182C
WaveLFreqPhoton
Energy
  
1μm300THz1.3eVbeginMimir
5μm60THz248meVendMimir

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