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4MOST - 4-metre Multi-Object Spectroscopic Telescope

Abstract:

The 4MOST consortium is currently halfway through a Conceptual Design study for ESO with the aim to develop a wide-field (>3 square degree, goal >5 square degree), high-multiplex (>1500 fibres, goal 3000 fibres) spectroscopic survey facility for an ESO 4m-class telescope (VISTA). 4MOST will run permanently on the telescope to perform a 5 year public survey yielding more than 20 million spectra at resolution R~5000 ({\lambda}=390-1000 nm) and more than 2 million spectra at R~20,000 (3...

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10.1117/12.926239

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Bellido-Tirado, O More by this author
Chiappini, C More by this author
Depagne, É More by this author
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Journal:
GROUND-BASED AND AIRBORNE INSTRUMENTATION FOR ASTRONOMY V
Volume:
9147
Publication date:
2014
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ISSN:
0277-786X
URN:
uuid:65963f68-7a0a-4613-8b5f-b4431cc21594
Source identifiers:
357294
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pubs:357294

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