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Design requirements

CAOS will have to be a high efficiency, high-resolution, fiber fed optical spectrograph with high stability and complete spectral coverage in one exposure. The main design requirements of the spectrograph are given below:

Both integral light mode and polarimetric mode will feed two fibers for simultaneous measurements of source+sky or two indipendent polarimetric components, respectevely.



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