Space instrumentation - EUCLID

Space instrumentation - EUCLID

Space instrumentation

AMOS fabricated a high-quality 800 mm lightweight mirror for a military space application (wavefront quality better than /50 rms in the visible).

It is a demonstrator for space applications :

  • Standard zerodur material
  • 800 mm diameter
  • lightweight (80 kg/m² area density)
  • optical quality 15 nm RMS WFE


 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....


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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...