Journal of Astronomical Telescopes, Instruments, and Systems

Journal of Astronomical Telescopes, Instruments, and Systems

The Journal of Astronomical Telescopes, Instruments, and Systems (JATIS) covers development, testing, and application of telescopes, instrumentation, techniques, and systems for ground- and space-based astronomy.

JATIS is published as a quarterly journal. New articles are continuously added to the current issue throughout each quarter as they are approved for publication.

Featured Articles


Daylight operation of a sodium laser guide star for adaptive optics wavefront sensing

Michael Hart; Stuart M. Jefferies; Neil Murphy



Reflections on the discovery space for a large ultraviolet-visible telescope: inputs from the European-led EUVO exercise

Ana I. Gómez de Castro; Boris Gaensicke; Coralie Neiner; Martin A. Barstow



Special Section on a Future Large-Aperture Ultraviolet/Optical/Infrared Space Observatory (in progress)

Guest Editors: Harley Thronson, Avi Mandell, Ron Polidan, and Jason Tumlinson

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Editor-in-Chief


Mark Clampin
  • NASA Goddard Space Flight Center

About the Journal

Topics covered by the journal include, but are not limited to, the following areas:

  • Ground and space-based telescopes and instrumentation
  • Observatory design and operations
  • Control systems
  • Active optics, adaptive optics, and interferometry
  • Detector systems
  • Cameras and spectrographs
  • Optical design and manufacturing
  • System engineering
  • Innovative technologies and materials
  • Data analysis techniques, data mining,
    and statistics
Full scope

ISSN: 2329-4124
E-ISSN: 2329-4221
Frequency: Quarterly
Indexed in:
  • ADS
  • Inspec
  • Scopus
  • Web of Science/ESCI

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