The SOFIN Echelle spectrograph
SOFIN at Cassegrain, with Piskunov's Loral which was commissioned 01/2002 (foto R. Rekola)
SOFIN was originally a joint project of Crimean and Helsinki
SOFIN is a high-resolution Echelle spectrograph offering a resolution
of R=27000-170000. SOFIN also offers spectropolarimetry.
SOFIN is not a common-user instrument, but is only supported during
fixed periods by Dr. Ilya Ilyin (firstname.lastname@example.org), AIP, Potsdam and/or
Dr. Jyri Lehtinen (email@example.com), MPS, Göttingen. Before
applying, prospective users should obtain explicit approval for
the use of SOFIN from Dr. Thomas Hackman (firstname.lastname@example.org),
from the University of Helsinki, and Dr. Maarit Käpylä
(email@example.com), from the Max Planck Institute in Göttingen.
Some examples of SOFIN spectra