Category Archives: Outreach

JWST, an artwork by Caroline Corbasson

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One of the art piece made by Caroline Corbasson has reached the Laboratoire d’Astrophysique de Marseille. This master piece inspired by the segmented telescopes, is part of a set of 12 items, and is named after the future large space telescope to be launched in fall 2018, the James Webb Space Telescope. The JWST has a segmented primary mirror made… Read more »

A nice article on curved detectors in the New York Times

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Thanks to Dennis Overbye, our work is cited in the Science section of the New York Times.The author describes how much of a breakthrough the DARPA sky surveillance telescope is, with its large curved and active focal plane. See the following link to the New York Times – Science blog.