NIRCam’s Optical System Excels In Tests For Webb Telescope

Palo Alto CA (SPX) Jan 13, 2015

The Near Infrared Camera (NIRCam) instrument Lockheed Martin helped develop for NASA’s next deep space telescope surpassed expectations during tests in late 2014. It will see farther into the cosmos and further back in time than any other instrument. Scientists are preparing NIRCam for new trials beginning this year.

Produced under contract with the University of Arizona, NIRCam is the pri —> Read More Here


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