Preparing for PRIMA First Light

Installation of precision optics requires not only a steady hand but sometimes a measure of flexibility. Here University of Geneva graduate student Johannes Sahlmann adjusts the alignment of one of the Fringe Sensor Units, which is accessible only from above the PRIMA instrument.

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Id:eso0829b
Type:Photographic
Release date:18 September 2008
Related releases:eso0829
Size:1586 x 1354 px

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Name:PRIMA
Type:• Unspecified : Technology : Observatory : Instrument
• Unspecified : People : Scientist
• X - People and Events

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