WEAVE - a massively multiplex spectrograph for the William Herschel Telescope and associated surveys

Project: ResearchInternational collaboration

Research areas and keywords

UKÄ subject classification

  • Astronomy, Astrophysics and Cosmology


WEAVE is a collaboration of scientific institutes in the UK, France and The Netherlands to build a multiplex spectrograph for the William Herchel Telescope and to carry out a five year survey of stars and galaxies with this new instrument. In Lund Observatory a small team lead by Sofia Feltzing and Thomas Bensby participate in this project.
Short titleWEAVE
Effective start/end date2010/01/01 → …

Collaborative partners

  • Lund University
  • University of Oxford (Project partner) (lead)
  • University of Groningen (Project partner)
  • Côte d'Azur Observatory (Project partner)


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Related research output

M. Balcells, C.R. Benn, D. Carter, G.B. Dalton, S.C. Trager, Sofia Feltzing & et al., 2010, Proceedings of the SPIE. McLean, I. S., Ramsay, S. K. & Takami, H. (eds.). SPIE, p. 77357G-1-77357G-15

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