infrastructure available for GCAO
is composed by a CONTRAVES 3 Axis Table Simulator, one Air-Bearing Table, one Research SCAO Laboratory, one Real-Time SCAO
Laboratory, and a Eletronic Support Laboratory.
Table (at center/below). This picture shows a nutation dumper under
tests. A laser fixed at center of Air-Bearing Table traces the nutation
motion over paper (upper).
- Contraves - Mod 52M2-30N
This table is
been updated (2006) with new control module. When it is ready, it will
provide hight rates of aquisition data and control commands under a new