APEX facility bolometers
The Large Apex BOlometer CAmera is a 295-pixel, 870 µm bolometer array
build by the bolometer development group at MPIfR Bonn. It was successfully commissioned
in May 2007.
The Submillimetre APEX Bolometer Camera (SABOCA), a 39-channel bolometer array
operating at 350 micron, will be commissioned on the APEX 12m
telescope on Chajnantor in September 2008.