Gemini Polarimeter (Gpol)




GPol-South has now been dispatched to Chile (July 2002)

The Team: Mel Strachan, Mark Cliffe, Bob Wall, Brian Woodward, Vicki Ramsay, George Davidson, Ian Harrower, Stewart McLay

Some Drawings and Pictures of GPol (as at April 2001)

GPol North - complete prior to shipping to Hawaii


Latest computer model of GPol:


Picture showing waveplate rotators:



Picture showing GPol housing and waveplate sliding mechanism:


These pages were edited by Vicki Ramsay, UK ATC