ISPI

The CTIO Blanco 4.0-m Infrared Side Port Imager

The Infrared Side Port Imager ISPI (eye-spy) is a facility infrared camera at the CTIO Blanco 4-m telescope, serving a broad range of science programs through the following capabilities:

1-2.4 micron imaging with 2K x 2K HgCdTe HAWAII-2 array

0.3 arcsec/pixel sampling matched to f/8 IR image quality of ~0.6 arcsec

10.25 x 10.25 arcmin field of view,

broad band J,H and Ks, as well as a set of narrow band filters.