The IAC has the infrastructures and the scientific and technical equipment necessary to carry out its technological support activities, both for the own projects of astrophysical instrumentation, as well as for external collaborations in R&D

  • General view of the electronic design laboratory with several workbenches, electronic racks and cabinets for components and electronic parts
    Electronic Design Laboratory

    The laboratory has the necessary infrastructures for the development, integration and verification of electronic systems

  • General view of the Electronics Workshop with several workbenches, cabinets and boxes to store components and electronic parts, and a technician working in one of the workbenches
    Electronics Workshop

    The Electronics Workshop is dedicated to the manufacture and assembly of electronic systems.

  • General view of the Electromagnetic Compatibility Laboratory with workbenches and computers and view in the background of the entrance to the shielded room
    Electromagnetic Compatibility Laboratory

    The laboratory is used for carrying out measurement and experiments in an environment completely isolated from external electromagnetic interferences.

  • General view of the Astronomical Image and Sensors Laboratory (LISA). View of a laboratory with cabinets, a workbench and various electronic and mechanical elements and cables
    Astronomical Image and Sensors Laboratory

    The laboratory has the infrastructures and equipment to characterize astronomical sensors

  • View of the environmental test chamber, a square enclosure with two thick half-open doors and a control panel with buttons, inside the laboratory
    Environmental test chamber

    The climatic chamber is an infrastructure where tests are carried out under simulated environmental conditions of temperature and humidity.

  • Front view of the FPGAs analyser. Electronic device with a frontal keyboard, buttons and a screen
    FPGA logic analyser

    The logic analyser is a measuring instrument used for FPGA development