MIRSI: The Mid-Infrared Spectrometer and Imager at the IRTF

The MIRSI instrument was designed and fabricated by the MIRSI team at Boston University for use at the NASA InfraRed Telescope Facility (IRTF)

Boston University's Institute for Astrophysical Research's site for MIRSI.

local copy for archive purposes


MOC, MIRSI the Optical Camera that is being built to collect data with MIRSI.

MIRSI Upgrade

MIRSI is currently being redesigned to use a coldhead to achieve it's operating temperatures (away from using liquid helium as coolant), modifications to it's optics, and upgraded array/readout electronics.

MIRSI Upgrade Team

The upgrade team is lead by J. Hora (PI, co-PI of the original MIRSI development build)