Other on-Going projects
2.5m telescope - Mont Abu oBSERVATORY
This on-going project started in 2016, it implies the construction of a high-end 2.5m telescope on mount ABU, in India.
This telescope will be dedicated to photometric and spectrometric measurements in visible and infrared wavelengths, in order to study amongst others exo-planets and transient phenomena in the universe.
The project follows the completion of the 3.6m ARIES telescope in the same country.
Customer : Physical Research Laboratory (PRL), who ordered from AMOS the MAST solar telescope in Udaïpur
SAYAN Solar telescope-coronagraph
AMOS was selected by LZOS, a major Russian optics manufacturer of the Moscow region, for the conceptual study of a large solar telescope commissioned by the Siberia branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences.
With its 3 m-wide primary mirror, the very ambitious " Sayan Solar Telescope Coronagraph“ will be one of the largest in the world, only surpassed by the 4m US project DKIST, for which AMOS is also manufacturing the primary mirror cell.
Customer : LZOS
ON FOCUS - Diamond TurningAdvanced Mechanical and Optical Systems (AMOS) manufactures small optical pieces by diamond turning mainly for infrared applications but also, after post polishing, for visible or ultraviolet. Concave or convex mirrors up to 500mm can be machined with extreme asphericities....
Mt ABU - M1 & M2 Mirror blank delivery at AMOS
AMOS passed an important milestone in the Mount Abu telescope project. This project, started last year, consists in the building of a brand-new optical telescope for India. The telescope will have an...
OAJ T250 Optical Quality Confirmed
J-PAS Pathfinder confirms the optical quality of the JST/T250! AMOS’ mission is to have astronomers satisfied. And we are proud to relay this press release from CEFCA about the 2.5m wide field...
Press release - Sentinel 2B - March 2017
Sentinel 2B: Belgian know-how soon in orbit to protect and serve the people