SOAR Integral Field Spectrograph (SIFS)

SIFS Information

The SOAR Integral Field Spectrograph (SIFS) is currently available in campaign mode; this means that LNA staff provide support for both the actual observing and for data reduction. A brief summary is provided in the information for SIFS proposals. An extensive recent presentation regarding the instrument is here. That presention gives an overview of the instrument and the procedures for reducing data.

Figure - View of the SIFS spectrograph (after the fiber feed).

Additional information will be posted as it becomes available. Prospective proposers should contact the SIFS instrument scientist, Luciano Fraga (LNA), at lfraga at