Posts Tagged “research”

  • HET trip - Results

    Summary: A trip to McDonald observatory to install the HPF thermal enclosure and start subsequent temperature sensing which will tell us a lot about how much it will thermally buffer the temperature variations in the HET basement.

  • HET trip - day 1

    Summary: A trip to McDonald observatory to install the HPF thermal enclosure and start subsequent temperature sensing which will tell us a lot about how much it will thermally buffer the temperature variations in the HET basement.

  • HPF MLI blanket fabrication

    Summary: A short video of the HPF MLI clean-room fabrication process

  • MLI Blankets

    Summary: A description of Multi-Layer Insulation (MLI) blankets, and why they are needed for the HPF

  • HPF subsystem assembly

    Summary: A timelapse video of some of the HPF components being assembled in the clean-room

  • HPF - Keeping it cool

    Summary: A description of the HPF Copper thermal straps, and heater panels (Stop signs)


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