FORS2 at KUEYEN
FORS2 at KUEYEN
Coated MELIPAL Mirror
Coated MELIPAL Mirror
Inspecting the Reflective Surface
Inspecting the Reflective Surface
8.2-m Zerodur Mirror Resting in its Cell
8.2-m Zerodur Mirror Resting in its Cell
8.2-m Zerodur Mirror: Protective Layer Removal
8.2-m Zerodur Mirror: Protective Layer Removal
Lowering of the M3 MELIPAL Mirror
Lowering of the M3 MELIPAL Mirror
Coating Chamber
Coating Chamber
8.2-m Zerodur Mirror
8.2-m Zerodur Mirror
8.2-m Zerodur Mirror
8.2-m Zerodur Mirror
Arrival at the MELIPAL Enclosure
Arrival at the MELIPAL Enclosure
Lifting of the Mirror Cell
Lifting of the Mirror Cell
Lifting the Mirror
Lifting the Mirror
Control Building and Satellite Antenna
Control Building and Satellite Antenna
Approaching the Platform
Approaching the Platform
FORS2: Testing and Assembly
FORS2: Testing and Assembly
M1 Cell
M1 Cell
M1 Cell transport
M1 Cell transport
Dummy M1 Cell
Dummy M1 Cell
Dummy M1 Cell is Stored
Dummy M1 Cell is Stored
M1 Cell Meets MELIPAL Structure
M1 Cell Meets MELIPAL Structure
M1 Cell with Dummy Mirror
M1 Cell with Dummy Mirror
Active Mirror Supports in VLT M1 Cell
Active Mirror Supports in VLT M1 Cell
(UV-B) Colour Index in NGC 1232
(UV-B) Colour Index in NGC 1232
VLT Mechanical Structure
VLT Mechanical Structure
VLT Unit Telescope 1
VLT Unit Telescope 1
A Rotating Giant Cloud around An Infant Galaxy
A Rotating Giant Cloud around An Infant Galaxy
Swan Bands in Bright Comet 1995 Q1
Swan Bands in Bright Comet 1995 Q1
southern spiral galaxy NGC 5236
southern spiral galaxy NGC 5236
Comet Halley at 1,250 million kilometres
Comet Halley at 1,250 million kilometres
A Gravitational Einstein Ring
A Gravitational Einstein Ring
The Gravitational Lens System UM673
The Gravitational Lens System UM673
ESO Signs Largest Ever Ground-based Astronomy Contract for E-ELT Dome and Telescope Structure
ESO Signs Largest Ever Ground-based Astronomy Contract for E-ELT Dome and Telescope Structure
ESO Signs Largest Ever Ground-based Astronomy Contract for E-ELT Dome and Telescope Structure
ESO Signs Largest Ever Ground-based Astronomy Contract for E-ELT Dome and Telescope Structure
The most powerful laser guide star system in the world sees first light at the Paranal Observatory
The most powerful laser guide star system in the world sees first light at the Paranal Observatory
Number of papers published using observational data from different observatories
Number of papers published using observational data from different observatories
Comparison of the central part of the Milky Way at different wavelengths (annotated)
Comparison of the central part of the Milky Way at different wavelengths (annotated)
Comparison of the central part of the Milky Way at different wavelengths
Comparison of the central part of the Milky Way at different wavelengths
Cover of The Messenger No. 162
Cover of The Messenger No. 162
Residencia gymnasium
Residencia gymnasium
Engineering drawing of E-ELT M4 unit
Engineering drawing of E-ELT M4 unit
Artist’s impression of CR7: the brightest galaxy in the early Universe
Artist’s impression of CR7: the brightest galaxy in the early Universe
The MUSE instrument on the VLT: equipped with 24 continuous flow cooling systems
The MUSE instrument on the VLT: equipped with 24 continuous flow cooling systems
"From Earth to the Universe" Movie Poster
"From Earth to the Universe" Movie Poster
Hubble image of galaxy cluster Abell 3827 showing dark matter distribution
Hubble image of galaxy cluster Abell 3827 showing dark matter distribution
Infrared/visible-light view of the distant dusty galaxy A1689-zD1 behind the galaxy cluster Abell 1689
Infrared/visible-light view of the distant dusty galaxy A1689-zD1 behind the galaxy cluster Abell 1689
ALMA transporter moving a distant ALMA antenna
ALMA transporter moving a distant ALMA antenna
ESO Fellow Claudia Del P. Lagos winner of a 2014 MERAC Prize
ESO Fellow Claudia Del P. Lagos winner of a 2014 MERAC Prize
Part of the VVV view of the bulge of the Milky Way from ESO's VISTA
Part of the VVV view of the bulge of the Milky Way from ESO's VISTA
One of the test CCD detectors for the ESPRESSO instrument
One of the test CCD detectors for the ESPRESSO instrument
ALMA and VLT image of comet factory around Oph-IRS 48
ALMA and VLT image of comet factory around Oph-IRS 48