Research Papers


Overview of LBT Instruments


1. Optical/Infrared/UV Instrumentation

Large Binocular Camera (LBC1 and LBC2)

Multi-Object Double Spectrograph (MODS)

LBT NearInfrared Spectroscopic Utility with Camera and Integral Field Unit for Extragalactic Research (LUCI)


2. Strategic Instruments under development to be used with the remaining two combined focal stations which will have 2 beams combined (these are not yet operational)

Near-Infrared/Visible Adaptive Camera and Interferometer for Astronomy (LINC-NIRVANA)

LBT Interferometer (LBTI)

Potsdam Echelle Polarimetric and Spectroscopic Instrument (PEPSI)


3. Adaptive Optics (AO) featuring Advanced Rayleigh guided Ground Layer adaptive Optics System (ARGOS)