STFC's Space Science and Technology Department, is involved in more than 200 international space missions including Herschel, the largest space telescope ever launched, which is examining the early stages of star birth and galaxy formation.
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Methane Emissions: Remote Mapping and Source Quantification using an Open-path Laser Dispersion Spectrometer (2020-03-30)Open path measurements of atmospheric methane obtained during a demonstration campaign of a novel laser spectrometer for locating and quantifying methane leaks. Data were collected from the 8th of May 2017 to the 12th of ...
IG2 Transmission Grating - 3 um - Fourier Transform Spectrometer spectral transmission measurement (Optical Society of America, 2018)These data were obtained in August 2016 using the Bruker Vertex 80v Fourier Transform Spectrometer in the High-resolution Spectroscopy facility, RAL Space, Rutherford Appleton Laboratory, UK. The spectrometer was configured ...