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 Turning

Advanced 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....


Press Release - AMOS ships the biggest eye on the sun to Hawaii


AMOS certified for the 2015 version of the ISO 9001 standard


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...