SOXS News

First SOXS science meeting… Online, November 24-26 2020

Tuesday, 24 November 2020

The first SOXS (internal) Science Meeting has taken place online.

https://indico.ict.inaf.it/event/1240/

V SOXS progress meeting at ESO

Tuesday, 5 November 2019

We had the fifth progress meeting at ESO Garching to welcome the new ESO responsible for SOXS: Markus Shoeller. The meeting went well and we had a very advantageous exchange of ideas with different...

First progresses in building SOXS

Thursday, 22 August 2019

Here are a few picture of the first progresses in builiding SOXS.

Above the interface flange with Matteo Aliverti.

Below here the CFC at work and in the bottom panel the Calibration unit.







IV SOXS progress meeting in Catania

Tuesday, 18 June 2019

We met in a hot Catania to fix the current status of the instrument.

The Agenda can be found here.

We are buying items (slowly) and preparing for the integration. We started working hard on the...

FDR Pipeline in Garching

Thursday, 16 May 2019

We had the Final Design Review for the SOXS pipeline in Garching at ESO.

The agenda of the meeting can be found here

We presented the philosophy of the SOXS pipeline which is going to be a fast and...

NTT Simulator arrives in Padova

Thursday, 16 May 2019

The NTT simulator started from ESO-Garching on Tuesday, May 14 and slowly reached Padova. It is a more than 2 tons simulator.

Pictures show the great work done by SOXS people and the lifting people....

1º Italian SOXS meeting

Monday, 10 December 2018

We had the first Italian SOXS meeting in Pavia, hosted by the IUSS.

The meeting was very nice and we had a lot of very interesting science talks.

The dedicated congress site is here.

Delta Final Design Review

Tuesday, 23 October 2018

Here the last appendix of the SOXS FDR. We discussed in Milan the last open issues (including the dismounting of SOXS from the NTT flange, the STEP files of the entire instrument, etc.) closing the...

Final Design Review

Saturday, 21 July 2018

We had in Merate (LC) at the (cooler) site of the Osservatorio astronomico di Brera, the Final Design Review of SOXS (July 19-20).This closes the cycle of ESO reviews, following the reviews on...

III progress meeting in Naples

Wednesday, 23 May 2018

Last progress meeting before the FDR. 

Here is the Agenda.

Focus on the latest small issues in preparation of the FDR and SPIE.

Session dedicated to AIT.

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