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Imaging Technology Lab (ITL)

ITL is dedicated to advancing scientific and industrial imaging science by developing enabling technologies for the University of Arizona and worldwide research sponsors. ITL has been at the forefront of providing solid state optical and ultraviolet detectors to the community for over two decades. Its detectors are in use in observatories on all seven continents. By carrying out research on ways to optimize detectors for astronomical purposes, the Lab contributed directly to astronomy worldwide.

For information on current projects please see the ITL website .

Director : Dr. Michael Lesser

For the public
For Public

Public events include our Monday Night Lecture Series, world-reknowned Astronomy Camp and Mt Lemmon Sky Center.

For Students

A good place to start if you want to become an undergrad major or grad student, or need to find our schedule of classes.


For Scientists
For Scientists

Find telescopes and instruments, telescope time applications, staff and mountain contacts, and faculty and staff scientific interests.