STIS

AcronymDefinition
STISSpace Telescope Imaging Spectrograph
STISSubaru Technical Information System
STISScience Technology and Innovation Studies (UK)
STISShort Term Independent Study (education)
STISScientific and Technical Information Service (Brussels, Belgium)
STISSpace Telescope Imaging Spectrometer
STISScience & Technology Information System
STISShipping Transport and Information Services
STISStepped Thread, Interrupted Screw (artillery breechblock)
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The planned mission would include installation of the Cosmic Origins Spectrograph, which can take ultraviolet spectra of fainter objects than STIS can but doesn't have as high a resolution.
Installed by astronauts during a Hubble-servicing mission in 1997, STIS lasted 2.
STIS could simultaneously sample some 500 points of light.