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NEWS

(Near-infrared Echelle for Wide-band Spectroscopy, HiJak, High-resolution J, H and K Spectrometer)
(planned near-infrared spectrometer on Discovery Channel Telescope)

NEWS (Near-infrared Echelle for Wide-band Spectroscopy, formerly called HiJak for High-resolution J, H and K Spectrometer) is a planned near-infrared spectrographic instrument for the Lowell Discovery Telescope (LDT).

An earlier plan was to put it on the Hobby-Eberly Telescope.


(instrument,plan,spectrograph)
Further reading:
http://proceedings.spiedigitallibrary.org/proceeding.aspx?articleid=1888341
http://www.as.utexas.edu/mcdonald/het/het.html
https://ui.adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2016SPIE.9908E..6MV/abstract

Referenced by pages:
Lowell Discovery Telescope (LDT)

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