The real time controller (RTC) for the the AOS system NFIROAS is factory accepted.
NFIROAS main camera is completed and delivered to the team.
IRIS On-Instrument Wavefront sensor (OIWFS) array delivered to the project.
The deformable mirror which will be conjugated to the ground (DM0) is delivered to the NFIRAOS team.
Acceptance test of the the LGSF
IRIS is ready for integration with NFIRAOS
The deformable mirror which will be conjugated to an altitude of 11.8km (DM11) is delivered to the NFIRAOS team.
Instrument ready for integration with NFIRAOS
Instrument is completed and delivered to HIA for integration with NFIRAOS.
IRIS instrument and NFIROAS system are fully tested together and ready to ship to the observatory
Instrument ready for shipment to the observatory.
Integration and test of the laser sequencer at the observatory
Instrument integrated with the rest of the observatory and ready for science.
The Adaptive optics system is physically installed to its location on the telescope.
Instrument is mounted to NFIRAOS and ready for commissioning.
The adaptive optics system is fully assembled on the telescope, test and ready for commissioning.
IRMS is ready and tested on the telescope.
Instruments integrated to the AO system and ready for on-sky tests and commissioning.
First light with all 492 segments and NFIRAOS feeding light to the IRIS instrument.