As a demonstration of this technique an exoplanet that was previously hidden in the glare of the light of the host star spilling past the coronagraph, was recently revealed in an 1998 Near Infrared Camera and Multi-Object Spectrometer (NICMOS) image.
What does NICMOS stand for?
NICMOS stands for Near Infrared Camera and Multi-Object Spectrometer
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- National Institute for Case Management (Little Rock, Arkansas)
- National Institute of Community Management
- Network International Capacity Management (Sprint)
- Nonionic Contrast Medium
- Nonischemic Cardiomyopathy
- Normalize, Index, Cache, Monitor (set of processes and development requirements for databases)
- Northern Ireland Childminding Association
- National Institute of Construction Management and Research (India)
- National Information Centre for Metabolic Diseases (UK)
- National Initiative to Combat Money Laundering (Canada)
- Navy Interoperability Configuration Management Plan
- Non-Ischemic Cardiomyopathy
- Navy Interoperability Configuration Management Plan - Procedural Interface Standards
- Nomura Institute of Capital Markets Research (Japan)
- Northern Ireland Countryside Management Scheme
- National Identification Control Number
- Navy Item Control Number
- Nebraska Infection Control Network
- Neonatal Intensive Care Nursery (various organizations)
- Neuro-Intensive Care Nursery (Univeristy of California, San Francisco)
Samples in periodicals archive:
The galaxy was detected using Hubble's Near Infrared Camera and Multi-Object Spectrometer.
JOHN MCKEE, BRUNSWICK, MAINE In the trio of progressively sharper (left to right) images, the leftmost one was taken in 1994 with a 3-meter telescope at the Lick Observatory in California, the middle image was taken in 1996 by the 10-m Keck 1 telescope atop Hawaii's Mauna Kea, and the rightmost picture was taken in 1997 by the Hubble Space Telescope's Near Infrared Camera and Multi-Object Spectrometer.