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Bimorph to its full potential!
Thursday, May 12, 2016
Bimorph state of the art: 100nrad and 0.5nm rms. During the last year THALES SESO manufactured and delivered more than 10 integrated elliptical bimorphs for Brookhaven National Laboratory (USA), the Photon Factory (Japan), Diamond Light Source (UK) [...]

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Thales SESO at SPIE Astronomy 2016
Friday, April 15, 2016
Thales SESO will exhibit at the next SPIE Astronomy show held in Edinburgh (Scotland) 26th June-01st July. Please, visit us at our booth # 311 on Tuesday and Wednesday.[...]

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KOMPSAT 3A launched
Thursday, February 25, 2015
KOMPSAT 3A Satellite was launched in March 25, 2015. The main optical instrument of the satellite was developed by Korea Aerospace Research Institute (KARI),[...]

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Happy birthday Thales SESO!
Monday, October 19, 2015
At the beginning of the summer, Thales SESO, based in Aix-en-Provence, celebrated its half-century of existence.[...]

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Thales SESO on board PLEIADES Satellites launched in December 2011 and December 2012
Monday, February 16, 2015
All optical components (Mirrors M1, M2, M3 and M4) and focal plane separator were designed, manufactured and qualified by THALES SESO.[...]

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LAM inauguration of technologic platform POLARIS
Wednesday, December 10, 2014
Thales SESO participated to the LAM inauguration of technologic platform on September 19th, 2014.[...]

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Update on new generation bimorph X-ray mirror for synchrotron beamlines
Wednesday, December 10, 2014
A recent article announces scientific advances, thanks to a close collaboration between Diamond Light Source (DLS) and Thales SESO.[...]

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Thales SESO at ICSO-2014 conference
Monday, October 13, 2014
ICSO-2014 conference (International Conference on Space Optics) was held in Tenerife-Canarias Islands from October 2014, 06th to 10th. [...]

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PROXIMA 2 celebrates its first anniversary
Tuesday, july 29, 2014
This article appeared in E-news of Photoniques « The French-speaking Review of the optical solutions », which you can consult on the following link: http: // www.photoniques.com on [...]

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ASTRONOMICAL TELESCOPES & INSTRUMENTATION
Monday, March 24, 2014
THALES SESO will exhibit at the next SPIE conference “Astronomical Telescopes and Instrumentation» in Montreal (Canada) 23-27 June 2014.
You are kindly welcome to visit us at our booth (Number # 203)

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NEW DEVELOPMENT ON ACTIVE OPTIC
Thursday, Debruary 20, 2014
Such component is necessary for the next generation of space observation system that will return high-quality imagery of Earth with very high resolution. To achieve this, it is forecasted that the system will comprises a primary mirror in the range of two [...]

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Endoscopes IRVIS
Tuesday, January 14, 2014
Thales SESO has been selected by the « Max Planck Institut für Plasmaphysik » for the design, production and installation of a set of 2 endoscopes [...]

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Laser retroreflectory array – LRA
Wednesday, December 11, 2013
The planet gear SARAL was successfully thrown on February 25th, 2013 since the space center of Satish Dhawan, in the South of India. It includes the laser reflector LRA realized by Thales SESO constituted by 9 corners of cube. [...]

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PLEIADES and THALES SESO
Friday, July 26, 2013
or the instrument of Pleiades, THALES ALENIA SPACE confided (entrusted) to Thales SESO the realization of all the mirrors of the telescope with their interfaces of fixation. [...]

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THALES SESO’S TECHNOLOGIES IN KOREA
Friday, July 26, 2013
Our collaboration with the Korea Aerospace Research Institute, KARI, started in 1996. Thales SESO supplied first, a system of OGSE (Optical Ground Support Equipment) for KOMPSAT-1 [...]

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KOMPSAT-3 Friday, July 26, 2013 Thales SESO from Aix to Provence (France), realized for KARI (South Korea) the manufacturing of all the mirrors of the telescopes of their earth observation satellite (5 mirrors, 2 flight models). [...]

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THALES SESO SURVEYS THE DARK ENERGY Friday, July 26, 2013 Thales SESO delivered to the Dark Energy Survey consortium a set of impressive large lenses forming the wide field optical corrector of an astronomical observing facility located in Chile. [...]

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