Chinese SONG node: specifications

An overview of SONG-China Telescope

The Chinese SONG node accept all parameters of the Danish prototype. The dome will use concrete structure instead of a commercial container as the prototype. The enclosure layout is the following:

The Dome layout

The telescope has a slightly different layout from the Danish prototype already installed in Teide Observatory. Straw light can be a issue due to site quality. In the design, a number of baffles has been added to minimize straw light pollutions. The telescope layout is the following:

The parameters of the telescope

The telescope layout