CSL Focal 1.5 & 2
FOCAL 1,5 and FOCAL 2 (Facilities of the Centre Spatial de Liège)
These two vacuum vessels were manufactured to make tests in space environment at CSL (Centre Spatial de Liège), which is an ESA coordinated test facility.
They enable optical measurements and calibrations in a simulated space environment. Vacuum can reach values lower than 10-5 mbar.
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....
AMOS will be at SPIE Astronomical Telescopes + Instrumentation in Edinburgh this summer from the 26th June to 1st July 2016. ...
Press Release 2016-03-30
TECHNICAL ACTIVATION OF THE LARGEST ASIAN TELESCOPE, IN THE PRESENCE OF THE BELGIAN AND INDIAN PRIME MINISTERS Link to event's video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_FgMIX9IoNE & ...
Press News - 24th June 2015
AMOS SIGNS TWO MAJOR AGREEMENTS IN CHINA During H.M. King Philippe’s state visit in China this week, AMOS has signed two agreements with major Chinese players in the field of optical...