Gemini Sciops Announcements Archive

2017 March 28Patched 17A OT available for non-sidereal observations
2017 March 23Non-sidereal target coordinate lookups currently not working in OT and PIT
2017 March 012017B Phase I Tool released
2017 March 012017B Call for Proposals Announced
2017 February 22Gemini North February Laser Guide Star run cancelled, LGS unavailable in semester 17B.
2017 February 03Gemini North welcomes Band 4 proposals using GNIRS or NIRI in poor weather conditions
2017 January 20GS observing database offline Jan. 26 during UPS maintenance
2017 January 12Gemini North January NIFS and laser access cancelled
2017 January 05Delay to Gemini North NIFS Laser Run
2016 December 152017A Programs and Schedule Announced
2016 December 072017A OT Released
2016 December 07GN Observing Database Offline
2016 December 05Observing databases offline Dec 6
2016 November 23GS observing database offline Nov. 23 for network maintenance
2016 November 17Gemini North Observing database offline Nov-17
2016 October 20Gemini data reduction software on MacOS 10.12 (Sierra)
2016 September 01Gemini North Shutdown Complete
2016 August 312017A Call for Proposals Announced
2016 August 312017A Phase I Tool released
2016 August 23New software package for GSAOI images!
2016 August 19Gemini South observing database offline until August 22
2016 August 03Gemini North Shutdown Aug 10-31 to repair bottom shutter
2016 July 25Observing databases offline July 26
2016 June 30Special proposals require 2016B PIT
2016 June 172016B Programs and Schedule Announced
2016 June 062016B OT Released
2016 June 02Observing databases offline June 2
2016 April 29Gemini to support AstroConda in place of Ureka later this year
2016 March 10Gemini South observing database offline briefly March 12
2016 March 012016B Call for Proposals Announced
2016 January 20Special proposals require 2016A PIT
2015 December 17Announcement of Opportunity for new Large and Long Programs
2015 December 172016A Programs and Schedule Announced
2015 December 07New version of the Gemini IRAF package released (v1.13.1)
2015 December 032016A OT Released
2015 December 01Observing databases offline Dec 2
2015 November 24Cancelation of the November GeMS run
2015 November 02Gemini-S shutdown work completed
2015 September 28Gemini-South telescope back in business after earthquake
2015 September 23GN ODB offline Sep 24
2015 September 17Gemini South Telescope hit by severe earthquake, closed until further notice
2015 September 16GN ODB offline Sep 17
2015 August 312016A Call for Proposals Announced
2015 August 18Gemini South observing database online
2015 August 17Gemini-S still recovering from last week's storm
2015 August 10Gemini-S closed due to bad weather from August 6th
2015 July 27Gemini North ODB offline July 28
2015 July 16Special proposals require 2015B PIT
2015 July 15Gemini South database online - GS 15B Phase 2 deadline July 21
2015 July 13Gemini South observing database offline - Phase 2 deadline extended