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(multi-object spectrograph with robot fiber-positioner)

TAIPAN is a multi-object spectrograph with a robotic fiber positioner for 150 fibers, on the UK Schmidt Telescope, aimed at automated surveying of stellar and galaxy spectrography. It began science operations in 2017. Surveys:

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fiber positioner
UK Schmidt Telescope (UKST)