Instrument Commissioning

VLT Instrument Commissioning and Paranalisation Data

  • UVES: Scientific Data from UVES Commisssioning II
  • NACO Scientific Data from NACOCommissioning and Paranalization
  • FLAMES: Commissioning/Paranalization Data Release
  • PRIMA: Release of PRIMA Fringe Sensor Unit Commissioning Data
  • XSHOOTER: Release of XSHOOTER May 30 – June 1 Paranalization Data
  • KMOS: Release of KMOS data from commissioning (January – March 2013)
  • CRIRES: Selected data from CRIRES Commissioning I
  • MUSE: Release of data from the MUSE commissioning runs in February, April – May and July – August 2014
  • MUSE Wide-Field Mode (WFM): Scientific data from MUSE WFM commissioning runs in June and July 2017
  • MUSE Narrow-Field-Mode (NFM): Scientific data from MUSE NFM commissioning runs in April and June 2018
  • SPHERE: Release of data from the four SPHERE commissioning runs in May, July, August, October 2014
  • GRAVITY: Release of data from the GRAVITY commissioning runs in 2016 and early 2017 and GRAVITY Wide commissioning from 2019-22.
  • MATISSE: Release of data from the MATISSE commissioning runs in late 2018 and GRA4MAT mode in February 2023.
  • ESPRESSO: Release of data from the ESPRESSO commissioning runs in 2017-19.
  • ERIS: Release of data from the ERIS commissioning run in 2022-11.

La Silla Instrument Commisioning

  • HARPS LFC: Scientific Data from HARPS Laser Frequency Comb (LFC) Commisssioning

APEX Instrument Commissioning

  • CONCERTO:  Release of data from the CONCERTO commissioning runs in April - August 2021


Related instrument information can be found in the VLT Science Verification and APEX Science Verification pages.