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    Pull up a chair and spend a while learning all about MIRI:

An introduction and science overview
Overview of the instrument design and rationale
The MIRI imager
The low resolution spectrometer
The MIRI coronagraphs
The medium resolution spectrometer
MIRI detectors
Focal plane control and detector readout
Expected performance*
Instrument operations

* The sensitivity numbers in this paper for the low resolution spectrometer are pessimistic by about a factor of three. A suitable erratum will be posted in PASP once this value has been confirmed in detail.

These papers appear in a special edition of the Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific, July 2015. Heartfelt thanks to Jeff Mangum (PASP editor) for his help to make this happen.