Grant Name:

Laser for Adaptive Optics on Keck Telescope II

  • Date Awarded:
    Nov 2011
  • Amount:
  • Term:
    49 months
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To support the acquisition of a state-of-the-art 20-watt continuous-wave laser for the Keck II Telescope. The resulting increase in sensitivity and accuracy will aid all science being conducted on the current Keck II Telescope and future large ground-based telescopes, accelerating new waves of scientific discovery throughout the astronomy community.

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