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Wisconsin Ultraviolet Photo-Polarimeter Experiment

(WUPPE)
(1990s ultraviolet space telescope used on two shuttle missions)

The Wisconsin Ultraviolet Photo-Polarimeter Experiment (WUPPE) was a 50cm Ultraviolet telescope developed at the University of Wisconsin, that was used during two Space Shuttle science missions, Astro-1 in 1990 and Astro-2 in 1995. It was used to check out the Polarization of a number of UV sources.


(telescope,space,NASA,ultraviolet,past)
http://www.sal.wisc.edu/WUPPE/
https://archive.stsci.edu/wuppe/about.html
WaveLFreqPhoton
Energy
  
140nm2.2PHz8.9eVbeginWisconsin Ultraviolet Photo-Polarimeter Experiment
320nm937THz3.9eVendWisconsin Ultraviolet Photo-Polarimeter Experiment

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