The Tsinghua University-Ma Huateng Telescopes for Survey: Overview and Performance of the System

  title={The Tsinghua University-Ma Huateng Telescopes for Survey: Overview and Performance of the System},
  author={Jicheng Zhang and Xiaofeng Wang and Jun Mo and Gaobo Xi and Jie Lin and Xiao-jun Jiang and Xiaoming Zhang and W. J. Li and Shengyu Yan and Zhihao Chen and Lei Hu and Xue Li and Weili Lin and Han Lin and Cheng-Hsi Miao and Liming Rui and Hanna Sai and Danfeng Xiang and Xinghan Zhang},
  journal={Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific},
Over the past decade, time-domain astronomy in optical bands has developed rapidly with the operations of some wide-field survey facilities. However, most of these surveys are conducted with only a single band, and simultaneous color information is usually unavailable for the objects monitored during the survey. Here we present introductions to the system of Tsinghua University-Ma Huateng Telescopes for Survey (TMTS), which consists of an array of four optical telescopes installed on a single… 

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