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Instrumentation Available on BYU's 5 Optical Telescopes

West Mountain 0.9-m Telescope

CCD #1

  • Finger Lakes PL-09000
  • 12 μm pixels in a 3056x3056 array
  • 0.49"/pixel
  • 25.2' x 25.2' field of view   
ROVOR 0.4-m Telescope

CCD #1

  • Apogee Ap8
  • 24 μm pixels in a 1024x1024 array
  • 1.35"/pixel
  • 23' x 23' field of view

 

 

West Mountain 0.5-m Telescope

CCD #1

  • SBIG STL-1001E
  • 24 μm pixels in a 1024x1024 array
  • 1.20"/pixel
  • 20.4' x 20.4' field of view   
Orson Pratt Observatory 0.4-m David Derrick Telescope

CCD #1

  • SBIG ST-10 (Newtonian Focus)
  • 6.8 μm pixels in a 2184 x 1472 array
  • 0.86"/pixel
  • 31' x 21' field of view

CCD #2 (Active CCD)

  • SBIG STL-1001E (Cassegrain Focus)
  • 24 μm pixels in a 1024x1024 array
  • 0.98"/pixel
  • 16.6' x 16.6' field of view

 

 

West Mountain 0.32-m Telescope

CCD #1

  • SBIG ST-10
  • 6.8 μm pixels in a 2184 x 1472 array
  • 0.49"/pixel
  • 17.8' x 12.3' field of view
 

 

 

This material is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under Grant Number (AST-0618209).  Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.