User Tools

Site Tools


lbaops:actions

Differences

This shows you the differences between two versions of the page.

Link to this comparison view

lbaops:actions [2011/02/02 15:36]
tasso
lbaops:actions [2015/12/18 16:38]
Line 1: Line 1:
-VLBI/eVLBI operations and technical meeting, Hobart, 12 Feb 2010 
------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 
- 
-ACTIONS list 
- 
-Some actions were carried forward and modified ​ from the previous meeting(s) at Curtin, March 2009. A consolidated and integrated list is given here. 
- 
-  -  ACTION: e-VLBI issues 
-    *  Check on connectivity to Tasmania (UTas) 
-    *  Promote eVLBI better (All) 
-    *  Test parallel eVLBI/​recording (Chris) 
-    *  Display delay-time for monitoring (Chris) 
-    *  eVLBI scheduling (cf EVN of ~10sessions/​year) (ATNF) 
- 
-  -  ACTION: e-VLBI setup (Chris/​Cormac) 
-    *  Vex file to eVLBI 
-    *  Webpages to setups 
-    *  eVLBI setup files  
- 
-  -  ACTION: SCHED issues 
-    *  Inform PIs on latest version of SCHED (Phil) 
-    *  CAL flags into SCHED? Check with Craig Walker (Cormac) 
-    *  Update sources.dat file with calibrator flags (Cormac/​Chris) 
-      *  fringe-finders 
-      *  phase reference sources 
-      *  calibrators on long baselines 
-      *  new calibrators via eVLBI 
-    *  Web interface to skeleton key-file for "​standard"​ schedules? (Cormac) 
-    *  LBA examples into SCHED release (Cormac) 
-    *  Better defaulting mechanisms in SCHED? 
- 
-  -  ACTION: VSIC issues (Chris) 
-    *  VSIC mods for automatic setup 
-    *  remote control 
-    *  implementation 
- 
-  -  ACTION: Investigate transient triggering for VLBI (Tasso) 
- 
-  -  ACTION: Training on setups for "​key"​ people (All) 
- 
-  -  ACTION: Demos 
-    *  Overseas telescopes in eVLBI? (Tasso) 
-      *  Kashima, Shanghai, … 
-      *  Brazil, India 
-    *  APT operations (Phil) 
-    *  Regular AARNet demos to Asia ~2/year for ~10 hrs (Tasso/​Chris Hancock) 
- 
-  -  ACTION: DAS 
-    *  Choice of DBBCs, DBEs etc (Alll) 
-    *  LIEF proposal? (Curtin/​Utas/​UWA) 
- 
-  -  ACTION: Disks 
-    *  ARCS in Adelaide for Cd disks? Curtin can provided XRAID chassis. (Cormac/​Claire/​Florian) 
-    *  2nd XRAID chassis for Cd (Simon/​Chris) 
-    *  Investigate ARCS-like transfers from NZ (Steven/​Chris/​NZ) 
-    *  Disk issues on CUPPA. PBstore speeds. (Curtin) 
-    *  Investigate new disk systems (All) 
-    *  Buy more Mk5 disks (ATNF/​Curtin) 
- 
-  -  ACTION: Correlators 
-    *  New scripts from NRAO for DiFX (Cormac/​Chris) 
-    *  Check with Adam re 8-bit into DiFX 2.0 (Cormac) 
-    *  Advance warning to correlator of technical requirements of observations (PIs) 
-    *  Pulsar binning into AIPS? 
-    *  Spectral line calibration (Chris/​Cormac/​Adam/​Walter) 
-      *  labelling of array in AIPS (not AT-LBA) 
- 
-  -  ACTION: New recorder machines? (Chris) 
-    *  Implement GPU autocorrelators?​ (Chris/​Richard) 
- 
-  -  ACTION: Proposals and scheduling 
-    *  More LBA time? (All) 
-      *  Investigate number of proposals not getting time (Phil) 
-    *  More sessions of fewer days? (All) 
-    *  Standard modes information for proposals (ATNF) 
-    *  Call for proposals on VLBI exploders (nrao; evntech) (Phil) 
-    *  Include new polarisation capabilities in call for proposals? ​ 
-    *  Encourage more observations with EAVN (All) 
-      *  APT email exploder? (Phil) 
- 
-  -  ACTION: Wiki/Web 
-    *  Wiki reorganisation for more accessibility (Chris/​Cormac) 
-    *  Update DAS modes table. 
-    *  Upgrade/​rationalise LBA website (ATNF/​Cormac) 
-    *  Wiki attachments?​ 
- 
- 
-  -  ACTION: Observing 
-    *  Look at recent CD observations for instability (correlator) 
-    *  Check recent Ho data for cross-polarisation (correlator) 
-    *  Get Parkes calibration data (Tasso/JER) 
-    *  Better monitoring via MONICA? (Chris) 
- 
-  -  ACTION: LBA archive online 
-    *  On ATOA? (Tasso) 
- 
- 
-  -  ACTION: eVLBI workshop at Curtin. Need SOC and LOC (Steven) 
- 
-  -  ACTION: Next Ops meeting venue. Sydney or NZ? (Tasso) 
- 
- 
- 
- 
- 
- 
-text= 
  
lbaops/actions.txt · Last modified: 2015/12/18 16:38 (external edit)