and Coatings Labs
The NOAO Optics and Coatings
Labs (NOCL) are facilities of the National Optical Astronomy Observatories
Engineering and Technical Services
NOCL is located at the main
NOAO Tucson site adjacent to the University of Arizona.
There is a scientific oversight committee for NOCL.
Currently B. Jannuzi
and D. Joyce serve on
The NOCL supervisor is
Non-NOAO (External) Inquiries:
NOCL does not normally take on contract or external work. All work of this
nature is evaluated by these conditions and must be approved by the
must fit within the greater mission
not compete with the private sector. External work must utilize unique
of external work will not interfere with the primary mission of NOCL.
NOAO is operated by the
Universities for Research in Astronomy (AURA), Inc.
under cooperative agreement with the
National Science Foundation.