ann1101 — Announcement

Final ST-ECF Newsletter released

12 January 2011

The final edition of the ST-ECF Newsletter has just been released. The Space Telescope European Coordinating Facility (ST-ECF) was a collaborative project between the European Space Agency and the European Southern Observatory and acted as the scientific and technical coordination centre for the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope in Europe. Its 26-year-long history is captured in the 48 issues of the Newsletter.

The ST-ECF closed its doors on 31 December 2010 (heic1019)

In addition to covering the closure of ST-ECF, the final ST-ECF Newsletter features:

  • An account and images of the third Science with the Hubble Space Telescope conference, which was held in Venice, Italy, in October 2010.
  • Details about the public release of nearly 50 000 slitless spectra obtained with Hubble’s Advanced Camera for Surveys.
  • Information about the future of the ST-ECF website, following the closure of the group.

The Newsletter is available for download in PDF format from the link provided below.



Richard Hook
ESO, La Silla, Paranal, E-ELT and Survey Telescopes Public Information Office
Garching bei München, Germany
Tel: +49 89 3200 6655
Cell: +49 151 1537 3591

About the Announcement



ST-ECF newsletter 48 cover
ST-ECF newsletter 48 cover

Privacy policy Accelerated by CDN77