The ESA FIRST cornerstone mission
Publication date: 02 June 2000
Authors: Pilbratt, G.
Journal: Proc. SPIE
UV, Optical, and IR Space Telescopes and Instruments FIRST, the 'Far InfraRed and Submillimeter Telescope', is the fourth cornerstone mission in the European Space Agency science program. It will perform photometry and spectroscopy in the far infrared and submillimeter part of the spectrum, covering approximately the 60 - 670 micrometers range.Link to publication