Print PageEmail Page

    Past Event Overview

    The SPIE Astronomical Telescopes and Instrumentation symposium aims to provide the astronomy technology community an environment which fosters new collaborations and partnerships. SPIE Astronomical Telescopes and Instrumentation 2006 brought together astronomy, technology, and engineering expertise from all over the world

    • 1700 Attendees
    • 1635 Presentations
    • 68 Exhibitors

    Final program PDF

    Conferences and Program Tracks

    • Space Telescope Systems
    • Ground-based and Airborne Telescopes and Instrumentation
    • Stellar Interferometry
    • Observatory Operations
    • Advances in Adaptive Optics
    • Information Technologies
    • Technology Advancements
    • Detector Advancements
    • Telescopes and Systems
    • Technology Advancements

    Symposium Chairs

    Colin Cunningham,
    UK Astronomy Technology Ctr.

    Jacobus Oschmann
    Ball Aerospace & Technologies

    Symposium Co-Chairs

    Mark Clampin
    Nasa Goddard Space Flight Center

    Alan F.M. Moorwood
    European Southern Observatory