Division Resources

Instrument Shop

The instrument shop is a facility that is managed by PMA and staffed to help members of the Caltech research community design and fabricate electro-mechanical and opto-mechanical instruments.

High Bay

The High Bay facility is particularly useful for in the construction and testing of large structures such as radio telescope antennae and large instrument packages.


Through PMA, members of the entire Caltech community have access to Caltech's library collections, which include the Astronomy Library and the main Caltech Library.