Saturday, September 20, 2014

Night Log 2014-09-19

SA: Petri
SO: Thea
Others:

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A clear dark night with poor seeing. Humidity went too high by 1am,
engineering tests and Salticam science done until that. Data for:
2014-1-AMNH-004 P1 SCAM (Identification of the ring nebula PL1547-5612.)
2014-1-RSA_OTH-020 P2 SCAM (Probing Accretion in Magnetic CVs Through High Time Speed Photometry)
2014-1-AMNH-003 P2 SCAM (x2) (Studying the long-term behavior of classical novae after their eruptions)
2014-1-AMNH-005 P4 SCAM (x2) (Studying the long-term behavior of classical novae after their eruptions)

Friday, September 19, 2014

Night Log 2014-09-18

SA: Petri
SO: Thea
Others: Eric, Ockert, Lisa, John

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A very cold night, snow in the afternoon. Telescope finally on-line with Salticam and BVIT available. However, we were closed all night due to clouds and humidity.

Thursday, September 18, 2014

Night Log 2014-09-17

SA: Petri
SO: Thea
Others: Eric, Ockert, Lisa, John, Martin

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Telescope still off-line. But tonight could not have opened anyway due to clouds and humidity, rain later.

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Night Log 2014-09-16

SA: Brent
SO: Veronica
Others: Petri

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Telescope offline tonight. No observations made.

Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Night Log 2014-09-15

SA: Brent
SO: Veronica
Others:

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Telescope offline tonight. No observations.

Monday, September 15, 2014

Night Log 2014-09-14

SA: Brent
SO: Veronica
Others: Janus, Lisa, John, Darragh

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Heavy clouds at start that cleared to a relatively good night. Spent most of this time doing tests for SCAM focus issues we've been having. Also took some science data with SCAM at end of night.

Sunday, September 14, 2014

Night Log 2014-09-13

SA: Brent
SO: Veronica
Others: Darragh, Lisa, John

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Mostly clear night with only SCAM available.

Data taken for:

2014-1-AMNH-004 P2 SCAM (Identification of the ring nebula PL1547-5612.)
2014-1-AMNH-003 P3 SCAM (x2) (Studying the long-term behavior of classical novae after their eruptions)
2014-1-AMNH-005 P4 SCAM (x4) (Studying the long-term behavior of classical novae after their eruptions)