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Ground telescopes and instrumentation

E-ELT will be the largest optical telescope in the world in the next decade, and will be fundamental to the advancement of European research and innovation. Portugal officialy joined the project in 2013, opening the possibility for portuguese industrial participation in the construction phase. The IA participates in the definition and future construction of the major instruments for this colossus, creating further opportunities for the Portuguese industry to participate in groundbreaking technological activities.

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Instituto de Astrofísica e Ciências do Espaço Universidade do Porto Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa
Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia COMPETE 2020 PORTUGAL 2020 União Europeia