9 August 2016 Commissioning SITELLE: an imaging Fourier transform spectrometer for the Canada France Hawaii Telescope
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The SITELLE Imaging Fourier Transform Spectrometer was successfully commissioned at the Canada France Hawaii Telescope starting in July 2015. Here we discuss the commissioning process, the outcome of the early tests on-sky as well as the ensuing work to optimize the modulation efficiency at large optical path difference and the image quality of the instrument.
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Marc R. Baril, Marc R. Baril, Frédéric J. Grandmont, Frédéric J. Grandmont, Julie Mandar, Julie Mandar, Laurent Drissen, Laurent Drissen, Thomas Martin, Thomas Martin, Laurie Rousseau-Nepton, Laurie Rousseau-Nepton, Simon Thibault, Simon Thibault, Denis Brousseau, Denis Brousseau, Steve R. Levesque, Steve R. Levesque, Jim Thomas, Jim Thomas, Lison Malo, Lison Malo, Glenn Morrison, Glenn Morrison, Maëlle le Gal, Maëlle le Gal, Windell Jones, Windell Jones, Gregory Barrick, Gregory Barrick, Tom Benedict, Tom Benedict, Derrick Salmon, Derrick Salmon, Simon Prunet, Simon Prunet, Daniel Devost, Daniel Devost, } "Commissioning SITELLE: an imaging Fourier transform spectrometer for the Canada France Hawaii Telescope", Proc. SPIE 9908, Ground-based and Airborne Instrumentation for Astronomy VI, 990829 (9 August 2016); doi: 10.1117/12.2232075; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.2232075
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