High precision three-coordinate measuring machines with and without contact
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
3D coordinate measuring machines.
3D Laser Tracker System
Portable equipment for high precision measurements by optical means
5-channel submicrometer measurement system
Electronic equipment for measuring mechanical movements with high-precision
Alignment telescope and accessories
High precision telescope used for the alignment of optical systems.
The aluminizing plant is used to replace the aluminum layer of the mirrors.
Astronomical Image and Sensors Laboratory
The laboratory has the infrastructures and equipment to characterize astronomical sensors