SIFS - SOAR Integral Field Unit Spectrograph


PDR Document - June1, 2001

PI: Jacques Lépine, University of São Paulo

  1. Introduction and scientific objectives    (24.4 kB)
        1.1- Introduction
        1.2- The specifications by the SAC
        1.3- Driving decisions: optical fibers, VPH gratings, CCD
  1.  Presentation of the instrument, step by step (2.1 - 2.4)  (366.7 kB)
    2.1 The ISB, ADC, calibration unit, pick-off mirror
    2.2 The fore-optics
    2.3 The IFU-fiber bundle assembly
        Choice of fibers
        Focal ratio degradation
    2.4 Optical design of the bench spectrograph
    2.5 The VPH gratings (131.9 kB)
    2.6 The expected overall efficiency  (118.0 kB)
    2.7 The mechanical design of the bench spectrograph  (501.3 kB)
    2.8 CCD control and data acquisition system
        Remote control of system
  1. Observations, calibration, sky subtraction, reduction  (402.3 kB)
  1. The WBS and costs  (106.9 kB)
  1. Personel and institutions involved  (8.4 kB)

     Report of the PDR panel  (1.4 MB)