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29 September 1995 MWIR COMIC imaging camera for the ADONIS adaptive optics system
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A 1-5 micrometers astronomical infrared imaging camera, COMIC, is currently being developed for the ADONIS adaptive optics system, as a collaborative project of Observatoire de Paris and Observatoire de Grenoble under ESO (European Space Observatory) contract. This camera is based on a 128 by 128 HgCdTe/CCD array built by the CEA-LETI-LIR (Grenoble, France). Among its main characteristics, this detector offers a very high storage capacity of 3 106 e- with a total system read-out noise of about 600 e- which makes it particularly optimized for the 3-5 mum. COMIC will be installed in the fall of 1995 at the output focus of the ADONIS AO system on the ESO 3.6-m telescope at La Silla (Chile).
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Philippe Feautrier, Jean-Luc Beuzit, Francois Lacombe, Panayoti Petmezakis, Herve Geoffray, Jean-Louis Monin, Bernard Talureau, Pierre Gigan, Norbert N. Hubin, and Luc Audaire "MWIR COMIC imaging camera for the ADONIS adaptive optics system", Proc. SPIE 2553, Infrared Spaceborne Remote Sensing III, (29 September 1995); https://doi.org/10.1117/12.221358
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