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The Space Astronomy Laboratory (SAL) is a unit of the Astronomy Department at the the University of Wisconsin - Madison. SAL designs and builds instruments for the Department of Astronomy. These instruments help the Astronomy Department's faculty to do research in both space-based and ground-based astronomy.

Current projects include

Past research has included

Image Gallery (or PDF) of soldering techniques, dos and don'ts from the NASA/JPL soldering school.

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