Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency
Institute of Space and Astronautical Science
Department of Space Astronomy and Astrophysics
Laboratory of Infrared Astrophysics (LIRA)
Group name has been changed since Feb. 1st, 2012 due to the reconfiguration in ISAS
Infrared Astronomical Missions
(ASTRO-F, Infrared Imaging Surveyor)
A survey type infrared astronomical satellite launched on February 22, 2006 (JST).
(Infrared Telescope in Space)
The first infrared astronomical space mission in Japan. Launched in 1995.
Support at ISAS
Support for Japanese observers of the Infrared Space Observatory (ESA)
A future infrared astronomical observatory in space.
New Balloon-borne Observations
(Near Infrared Telescope Experiment)
(Balloon-borne Infrared Carbon Explorer)
Tool for Calculation of Precession
CIO search by coordinate
Astronomical Catalogs (access restricted within ISAS)
Go to the ISAS X-ray Astronomy Group Homepage
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