Seminar held by Stefano Covino

Title: CUBES - Cassegrain U-Band Efficient Spectrograph - Bringing a unique capability to ESO’s VLT

Abstract: We describe the CUBES project, an advanced UV spectrograph for the ESO-VLT telescope that is going to be the most efficient UV facility worldwide. We review the main science cases driving the project requirements and the technological design able to guarantee the needed performances.