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Release No.: 2019-02
For Release: Wednesday, January 16, 2019 - 9:00am

Scientists to Inaugurate Prototype Schwarzchild-Couder Telescope at Whipple Observatory in Preparation for First Light

The prototype Schwarzschild-Couder Telescope (pSCT) at Fred Lawrence Whipple Observatory is a candidate for the Medium-Sized Telescope (MST) array at the upcoming 118-telescope Cherenkov Telescope Array (CTA) split between Paranal, Chile and La Palma, Spain.

Credit: Amy C. Oliver, Fred Lawrence Whipple Observatory

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