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NICS - JK' grism

The JK' grism consists of a 150 lines/mm blaze=26.7deg transmission grating glued on the hypotenuse of a 31 deg prism of IRGn6 glass and working in first order.

The grism is mounted inside the grism wheel of NICS in combination with a custom wedged filter with cut-on at 1.15 Ám. This filter, which was manufactured by Barr and mounted inside NICS in May 2002, solved the problem of second order overlap with this grism.


For any comments please contact Vania Lorenzi.