Space instrumentation - IMAGE
IMAGE NASA Mission
For IMAGE NASA Mission, AMOS has been involved in the manufacturing of the monochromator of the FUV instrument. The mirror collimator was a rectangular lightweighted conical mirror.
The satellite and the instruments have been successfully operated by NASA during 2 years.
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....
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Press Release - Juno - Sept 2016
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