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A cryostat provides the optical bench of the largest digital astronomic camera

The manufacture of a cryostat to be used as an optical bench for the camera of the Large Synoptic Survey Telescope has been completed.

The Large Synoptic Survey Telescope (LSST) is currently under construction in Chile. The goal of this telescope is to conduct "a 10-year survey of the sky that will deliver a 200 petabyte set of images and data products that will address some of the most pressin...

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