National Institute for Astrophysics
External visitors with approved programmes are welcome and trained to use the required instrumentation.
Approved programmes may be carried out by our astronomical staff.
An approved programme with proper instrumentation will be assisted by our technical staff to adapt it to the telescope for better performance.
NICS (Near Infrared Camera Spectrometer) is the TNG infrared (0.9-2.5 µm) multimode instrument.
DOLORES (Device Optimized for the LOw RESolution) is a visual focal reducer instrument. Imaging and spectrograph.
HARPS-N (High Accuracy Radial velocity Planet for the Northern hemisphere) is a visual echelle spectrograph.