Saturday, October 25, 2014

Night Log 2014-10-24

SA: Brent
SO: Thea
Others: Hitesh (remotely), Chris Koen

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Engineering tests in first part of night before taking one science block for
2014-1-DC-005 P1 HRS (Determining the masses of the eclipsing binary UV Psc)
+ an RV std, before closing due to high humidity around midnight.

Friday, October 24, 2014

Night Log 2014-10-23

SA: Brent
SO: Thea
Others:

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Telescope offline pending tracker repair.

Thursday, October 23, 2014

Night Log 2014-10-22

SA: Brent
SO: Thea
Others:

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Engineering night with tracker offline. Took HRS calibration data.

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Night Log 2014-10-21

SA: Brent
SO: Veronica
Others: Ockert, Jonathan, Luke (remotely)

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Some short on sky tests at start of night to ensure telescope and HRS are back online. Will resume normal science operations tomorrow night. Data taken for:

2014-1-UNC-001 P1 HRS (Emission line kinematics of RESOLVE galaxies for tracing dark matter)
2014-1-AMNH-005 P4 SCAM (Studying the long-term behavior of classical novae after their eruptions)

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Night Log 2014-10-14

SA: David
SO: Fred
Others: Hitesh, Deon

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SAMS Engineering tests

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Night Log 2014-10-13

SA: David
SO: Fred
Others: Hitesh, Deon

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Engineering tests:
pointing
SAMS

Monday, October 13, 2014

Night Log 2014-10-12

SA: Encarni
SO: Thea
Others:

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Telescope offline for engineering week. No observations tonight.