The Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (IAC) has an important engineering team and technical staff with the capacity to undertake scientific instrumentation...
ProjectADFEMOS - FRIDA-EMIR and OSIRIS Detectors Upgrade
ProjectAdvanced Optical Systems Center (CSOA)
The Advanced Optical Systems Center (CSOA) is an unique infrastructure in Spain for the manufacture of high quality optical elements. This cutting-edge...
ProjectANDES - ArmazoNes high Dispersion Echelle Spectrograph
ANDES (ArmazoNes high Dispersion Echelle Spectrograph) is an instrument under study for ESO’s forthcoming Extremely Large Telescope (ELT). The contract to begin...
ProjectAOLI-Adaptive Optics Lucky Imaging
AOLI (Adaptive Optics Lucky Imager) is a state-of-the-art instrument that combines the two best existing techniques to improve spatial resolution: adaptive...
ProjectConnection to RedIRIS-NOVA. INSIDE OOCC
The Spanish Ministry of Science and Innovation and the IAC has signed the ERDF Agreement INSIDE-OOCC (8,139 keuros) to guarantee the implementation of 11...
The COSMOSOMAS experiment was running for several years at the Observatorio del Teide, measuring fossil radiation of the universe arriving to the Earth in the...
ProjectDALI(PoP). Pioneering the tunable broad band search for axion dark matter above 25 μeV
The detection of the axion would be one of the most important events in the history of science. This hypothetical particle can simultaneously solve two...
ProjectDevelopment of acquisition systems based on FPGAs. Applications to QUIJOTE MFI2, TMS, and MKIDs. Participation study in the Litebird satellite
The main objective of this proposal is to provide the instrumentation area of the IAC with the necessary experience to develop and program data acquisition...
ProjectDIMMA -Automatic Differential Image Motion Monitor
Improvement and modernisation of the seeing monitor, which was developed at the IAC and has been in regular use since 1995.