Welcome to Observatory Sciences

Observatory Sciences is a leading developer and supplier of software for the control of 'big science' systems and instruments, including large telescopes and synchrotrons. We have a reputation for completing complex projects on time and to budget.


Meeting the needs of scientific, research and technical clients across the globe, Observatory Sciences is behind some of the world's high-profile astronomy and physics projects.

We use our expertise to provide a range of bespoke systems development, consultancy and project management services tailored to the needs of individual clients.

We employ a wide range of software technologies for producing control systems, including the EPICS and TANGO toolkits and the LabVIEW graphical programming language from National Instruments, as well as Java and C/C++ programming.

Current Major Projects include the Daniel K. Inouye Solar Telescope (DKIST), Diamond Light Source synchrotron, Gemini Observatory, ARIES 3.6m telescope, Thirty Meter Telescope (TMT) and the Observatorio Astrofisico de Javalambre 2.5m telescope.

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6th September 2017
OSL attending ICALEPCS 2017 in Barcelona
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8th August 2017
New OSL Newsletter 2017 now available
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1st August 2017
New Observatory Sciences office in Scotland
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