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Help Page for the Gemini Observing Tool (OT)

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If anything remains unclear, please contact sus_inquiries@gemini.edu.

 

OT introduction

Video tutorial: How to start first time you open your program. 

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00:25
01:22
01:34
Keychain manager (read about keychain manager)
Open program (read about loading and saving)
Main window
  01:52
02:19
02:47
Adding Co-Is to your program 
File attachment (read about the file attachement tab)
Sync history (read about the sync history tab)
03:35
03:57
"Complete Phase II" note
Templates (read about templates)
  04:09
04:42
Checking templates 
Applying templates
05:23
06:15
06:46
Using the ITC  (read about the ITC)
Changing status and Sync
How to recover work after a mistake

 

OT useful tools

Video tutorial: Some very useful features. 

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00:22 "Image" icon (read about position editor)
  00:46
01:16
01:34
Wavefront sensors (guide cameras)
Changing the instrument angle on the fly
Manual guide star selection (read about guide star selection)
02:23
03:06
03:42
Eleveation plots
Libraries
Using the ITC (read about the ITC)

 

 

Phase II Example - GMOS imaging

 

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Phase II example - GMOS longslit spectro

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Phase II example - GNIRS XD mode spectro

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