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Segment Support Assembly (SSA) Pre-Construction Meeting at Larsen & Toubro in India
June 24th, 2019 Engineering & Technology

Pasadena, CA (June 06, 2019) – A Segment Support Assembly (SSA) “pre-build” meeting at the Coimbatore facility of Larsen & Toubro (L&T) was successfully completed on May 22, 2019. The meeting was aimed at assessing the readiness of the L&T team to start manufacturing their first SSAs. Participants included India TMT Coordination Centre (ITCC)...

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Notice to Proceed Issued for TMT on Maunakea
June 20th, 2019

The Hawaii Department of Land and Natural Resources (DLNR) has issued a notice to proceed (NTP) to the University of Hawaii for the Thirty Meter Telescope on Maunakea. The NTP is a formal communication indicating that all pre-construction conditions and mitigation measures specifically required as a condition of the Conservation District Use Permit (CDUP) have been met. With the NTP, TMT can proceed with construction.

Video Interview with Professor Annapurni Subramaniam
June 17th, 2019 Associate Project Manager Blog

Dr Ravinder Bhatia, TMT Associate Project Manager, interviews with Annapurni Subramaniam, Professor of Astronomy at the Indian Institute of Astrophysics in Bangalore. She is the Indian project manager for the TMT observatory Software development.

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TIO Signs Contract for the TMT Deformable Mirrors
June 13th, 2019 Engineering & Technology

CILAS will develop the two large deformable mirrors for the Thirty Meter Telescope (TMT).

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TMT Executive Software Successfully Passes First Phase of Final Design Review
May 28th, 2019 Engineering & Technology

Pasadena, CA – May 15, 2019 – The TMT Observatory Executive Software (ESW), which will provide the core functionality needed to enable observations of science programs for on-site and remote observers, recently passed the first phase of final design review.

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Trip to Mumbai for the Opening of the “Vigyan Samagam”
May 24th, 2019 Associate Project Manager Blog

A couple of weeks ago I was in Mumbai, to give a talk on TMT at "Vigyan Samagam—Pushing the Frontiers of Science”. The event was organized by the Indian government, to showcase India’s contributions to large international collaborations in fundamental science and research.

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TMT Featured at the Mega Science Nationwide Roadshow in India
May 10th, 2019 Science & Astronomy

On May 08 2019, the India TMT team presented the TMT pavilion at “Vigyan Samagam”, the first global science exhibition in Mumbai. A scaled, animated model of the Thirty Meter Telescope, a gallery of posters, and informational material have been created for public outreach.

Vídeo Entrevista con Gelys Trancho
April 15th, 2019 Associate Project Manager Blog

Dr Ravinder Bhatia, TMT Gerente de Proyecto Asociado, presenta una entrevista con Dr Gelys Trancho, Ingeniero Ejecutivo de Sistemas.

Video Interview with Gelys Trancho
April 15th, 2019 Associate Project Manager Blog

Dr Ravinder Bhatia, TMT Associate Project Manager, interviews with Dr Gelys Trancho TMT Senior Systems Engineer.

Video Interview with Fengchuan Liu
March 11th, 2019 Associate Project Manager Blog

Dr Ravinder Bhatia, TMT Associate Project Manager, interviews with Dr Fengchuan Liu TMT Deputy Project Manager.

TMT团队访谈:刘凤川的采访视频
March 11th, 2019 Associate Project Manager Blog

在TMT,我有幸能与来自许多不同国家和不同专业领域的专家一块工作。加入我和我一起认识这些同事,了解他们在TMT上所做的工作。我们还将探讨他们对于学生在职业选择方面的建议。今天,我们将与TMT项目副经理刘凤川博士对话。

Great Progress Made on the India TMT Optical Fabrication Facility
March 4th, 2019 TMT Partner News

The India TMT Optical Fabrication Facility (ITOFF), being constructed at the Indian Institute of Astrophysics campus in Hosakote, near Bengaluru, is rapidly approaching completion. The world-class optical facility was built by India-TMT as part of its contribution to the TMT partnership.

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Dr. G.C. Anupama Becomes First Woman to Lead the Astronomical Society of India
February 26th, 2019 TMT Partner News

Professor G.C. Anupama has become the first woman ever elected president of the Astronomical Society of India, the main association of Indian professional astronomers.

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Contract Signed for TMT Primary Mirror Segment Support Production
February 19th, 2019 TMT Partner News

Pasadena, CA – February 6, 2019 – The Indian Institute of Astrophysics (IIA), on behalf of India TMT, recently signed a contract with Larsen & Toubro (L&T) to manufacture 100 Segment Support Assemblies (SSA) for the TMT. L&T is one of the largest leading construction engineering companies in India.

Video Interview with Warren Skidmore
February 4th, 2019 Associate Project Manager Blog

Dr Ravinder Bhatia, TMT Associate Project Manager, interviews with Dr Warren Skidmore, TMT Instrument System Scientist.

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