Technical Papers

The development of iLocater has seen numerous papers covering conceptual and final design, as well as commisioning and delivered performance. A full list of iLocater technical papers can be viewed here:

and a subset of key overview papers are highlighted below.

Instrument Overview

iLocater: a diffraction-limited Doppler spectrometer for the Large Binocular Telescope
Crepp & Crass et al., 2016, Proc. SPIE, 9908, 990819

Fiber Injection System (Acquisition Camera) Design & Performance

Final design and on-sky testing of the iLocater SX acquisition camera: broad-band single-mode fibre coupling
Crass & Bechter et al., 2021, MNRAS, 501, 2, 2250-2267

Spectrograph Design

The final design of the iLocater spectrograph: an optimized architecture for diffraction-limited EPRV instruments
Crass et al., 2022, Proc. SPIE, 12184, 121841P

Science Papers

Science papers based on data from iLocater can be viewed here: