FGS Instrument Handbook

Version 27.0 – December 2019
PDF version

Fine Guidance Sensor Instrument Handbook for Cycle 28

Table of Contents

User Support

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Additional Resources

Information and other resources are available from the STScI website:

FGS Instrument Contact

Name

Title

Phone

e-mail

Ed Nelan

Instrument Scientist

(410) 338-4992

nelan@stsci.edu

Revision History

Version

Date

Editor

27.0December 2019E. P. Nelan

26.0

January 2019

E. P. Nelan

25.0

May 2018

E. P. Nelan

24.0

January 2017

E. P. Nelan

23.0

January 2016

E. P. Nelan

22.0

January 2015

E. P. Nelan

21.0

January 2014

E. P. Nelan

20.0

December 2012

E. P. Nelan

19.0

December 2011

E. P. Nelan

18.0

December 2010

E. P. Nelan

17.0

January 2010

E. P. Nelan

16.0

December 2007

E. P. Nelan

15.0

October 2006

E. P. Nelan

14.0

October 2005

E. P. Nelan

13.0

October 2004

E. P. Nelan

12.0

October 2003

E. P. Nelan and J. Younger

11.0

October 2002

E. P. Nelan and R. B. Makidon

10.0

June 2001

E. P. Nelan and R. B. Makidon

9.0

June 2000

E. P. Nelan and R. B. Makidon

8.0

June 1999

E. P. Nelan and R. B. Makidon

7.0

June 1998

O. L. Lupie & E. P. Nelan

6.0

June 1996

S. T. Holfeltz

5.0

June 1995

S. T. Holfeltz, E. P. Nelan, 
L. G. Taff, and M. G. Lattanzi

1.0

October 1985

Alain Fresneau

Citation

In publications, refer to this document as:

  • Nelan, E., et al., 2019, “Fine Guidance Sensor Instrument Handbook”, Version 27.0, (Baltimore: STScI)