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lbaops:telecon2010dec09

VLBI teleconference, 09 December 2010

11.00 Perth, 14.00 Eastern Summer Time, 16.00 New Zealand (03.00 UT)

Phone:

Vic:03 9545 8222
NSW:02 9490 8022
ACT:02 6276 6622
Qld:07 3214 2311
WA:08 6436 8844
SA:08 8273 8122
NT:08 8944 8488
Tas:03 6232 5188

Meeting ID: 9741

Chair: Tasso Tzioumis

Attendance: Cormac Reynolds, Hayley Bignall, Claire Hotan(Curtin); Tasso Tzioumis, Chris Phillips, Phil Edwards (ATNF Marsfield); Jamie Stevens (ATNF, Narrabri); Jim Lovell, Simon Ellingsen(UTas); Shinji Horiuchi (SDCCC, Canberra)

Apologies: Jonathan Quick (Hart)

Agenda

  • Planning for next VLBI session(s)
    • Dec 14-17 (72 hrs)
    • Jan 13 (24 hrs)
    • Feb 08 (24 hrs)
    • General comments
  • LBA Ops/tehnical meeting, NZ 7-9 Feb 2011
    • Organisation
    • Demos
  • Reports from observatories & correlator(s)
    • ATNF
      • ASKAP
    • UTas
    • Curtin
    • Tid
    • NZ
    • AuScope
    • Hart
  • Any other issues

Actions arising

CARRIED FORWARD/UPDATED

  • Consolidation of the LBA Archive to include all ATNF + Swinburne + Curtin correlated LBA data. Should also add in eVLBI output data. Maintain complete archives at Curtin and ATNF (ATNF/Curtin)
    • ATNF to develop online access to this archive (ATNF) - Continuing
    • Arrange ATOA on-line access to archive (ATNF)
  • Implement Mk5b eVLBI operation (Chris) - continuing
  • Mk5b operations at correlator (Curtin) - continuing
  • Mk5 fringe tests (Simon, Chris, Cormac)
  • Guidelines for phasing the atca more often during vlbi observations (ATNF) - to be revisited
  • Implement upgrade for programmable cable changes on VLBI DAS. (Chris, Jamie S)
  • Update Parkes VLBI notes on Wiki (Jamie, JER, Tasso)
    • Mk5 notes for Parkes on Wiki (Chris, JER, Tasso)
    • Wind reporting via Monica? (JER)
    • Calibration notes (JER)
  • Sort Cd midnight router reset (Jamie M)

NEW ACTION ITEMS

  • Cd phase fluctuations at X-band seem to be still there! (UTas, Curtin, ATNF)
    • Distribute latest correlator plots (Hayley)
    • Check out Cd (UTas)
  • NASA box still in one polarisation at ATCA. Remove? (ATNF)
    • Check with WEW and Peter Mirtchin (Tasso)
  • Check with CSIRO re networks to Tid (Tasso)
  • Finalise arrangements for LBA OPs/tech meeting in NZ (Tasso, Sergei)

Next meeting: TBD

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