BRAHMS-Sensitive Bolometer Arrays for the SPICA Imaging Polarimetry
A high-sensitivity cryogenic sub-millimetre camera is planned for the SPICA space observatory. At the heart of this instrument, new all-silicon bolometer arrays integrate in pixel instrumental polarimetry capabilities.
KeywordsResistive bolometers Sub-mm polarimetry SPICA
Developments are funded by LabEx FOCUS and CEA. This work has received support from the European Research Council under the European Union's Seventh Framework Programme (ERC Advanced Grant Agreement no. 291294-ORISTARS).