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     *  Increase LBA time? (Phil) - ** CONT **     *  Increase LBA time? (Phil) - ** CONT **
     *  Encourage more ToOs qnd NAPAs(ATNF) - ** CONT **     *  Encourage more ToOs qnd NAPAs(ATNF) - ** CONT **
 +      *  Insert sentence re ToO and NAPA in call for proposals (Phil)
     *  More sessions of fewer days (e.g methanol cadence)? Produce early schedules and information. (Phil) - ** CONT **     *  More sessions of fewer days (e.g methanol cadence)? Produce early schedules and information. (Phil) - ** CONT **
     *  Sessions spread out in time. Eases observing and correlation (ATNF)     *  Sessions spread out in time. Eases observing and correlation (ATNF)
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     *  Get Parkes calibration data (Tasso, JER, Ettore) - CONT     *  Get Parkes calibration data (Tasso, JER, Ettore) - CONT
     *  Get Tsys data on ATCA (Chris, Tasso) - CONT     *  Get Tsys data on ATCA (Chris, Tasso) - CONT
 +      *  Tsys from ATCA data via Miriad? (ATNF)
 +    *  Mopra Tsys processing (Tasso, Jamie)
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     *  ATCA Array phasing issues (Chris, Jamie, Tasso) -CONT     *  ATCA Array phasing issues (Chris, Jamie, Tasso) -CONT
       *  Ensure ABphase set when autophase on (Chris)       *  Ensure ABphase set when autophase on (Chris)
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     *  Move Cd to dBBC and Mk5c (UTas)     *  Move Cd to dBBC and Mk5c (UTas)
     *  Determine Frequency to Channel mapping at Tid (Shinji)     *  Determine Frequency to Channel mapping at Tid (Shinji)
 +    *  Xcube in real-time fringe checker (Chris)
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 +  -  ACTION: Continue wiki contest for best logs (LBA)
 +    *  Winners for 2013: 1st - Tid; 2nd - UTas; 3rd - ATNF
  
   -  ACTION: eVLBI pointing for Ww (Chris, Cormac, Jamie M, NZ) - CONT   -  ACTION: eVLBI pointing for Ww (Chris, Cormac, Jamie M, NZ) - CONT
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     *  Investigate 10 Gbps links at UTas. (UTas)     *  Investigate 10 Gbps links at UTas. (UTas)
     *  Investigate feasibility of centralised data transfer (LBA)     *  Investigate feasibility of centralised data transfer (LBA)
 +    *  Setup Radioastron data transfers via PBStore (Chris) 
 +    *  Thank J. Quick for excellent Hart data transfers. 9LBA)
  
  
   -  ACTION: Correlators   -  ACTION: Correlators
-    *  Advance warning (in proposal) to correlator of technical requirements of observations (PIs) +    *  Advance warning (in proposal) to correlator of technical requirements of observations (PIs) - CONT 
-    *  Feedback from PIs. Add to Pi letter(Phil, PIs)+    *  Feedback from PIs. Add to PI letter from correlator(Correlator, PIs)
     *  Pipeline imaging (Cormac, Chris)     *  Pipeline imaging (Cormac, Chris)
-      *  Reduction pipeline on Cave for e-VLBI (Chris, Cormac) +      *  Reduction pipeline on Cave for e-VLBI (Chris, Cormac) - CONT 
-      *  make pipeline available to PIs? +      *  make pipeline available to PIs? Inform in correlator letter. - CONT 
-      *  Pipeline reduction for cals only+      *  Pipeline reduction for cals only  - CONT
         *  Cal flux-vs-time and compare with ATCA.         *  Cal flux-vs-time and compare with ATCA.
         *  1921-293 flux vs ATCA.         *  1921-293 flux vs ATCA.
-    *  Copy LBA data archive to ATNF (Curtin, ATNF) -CONT +        *  1934-638 cal data from ATCA. 
 +      *  Telescopes check back in pipeline archive for issues (All telescopes) 
 + 
 +    *  Document Tsys labelling after correlation for "mixed-mode" observations. 
 + 
 +    *  Copy LBA data archive to ATNF (Curtin, ATNF) - CONT 
       *  Integrate with S2 archive (ATNF)       *  Integrate with S2 archive (ATNF)
-      *  investigate RPFITS issues with Adam.+      *  Write software to read RPFITS. 
 +      *  Get enough disk storage at ATNF (ATNF)
     *  LBA archive online via ATOA? (Tasso) - CONT     *  LBA archive online via ATOA? (Tasso) - CONT
       *  Investigate RPFITS and IDIFITS issues in ATOA (ATNF)       *  Investigate RPFITS and IDIFITS issues in ATOA (ATNF)
 +      *  IDIFITS reader (Jamie)
 +      *  Metadata transfer and storage? (ATNF)
  
-    *  CAL notes on Wiki and inform PIs (LBA) +    *  CAL notes on Wiki and inform PIs (LBA) - CONT 
-    *  Aim for Tsys extraction at correlator (Curtin, ATNF)+    *  Aim for ANTAB data at correlator (Curtin, ATNF) 
 +      *  Issues of Tsys quality from stations.
  
     *  DiFX on Pawsey computers (Cormac)     *  DiFX on Pawsey computers (Cormac)
       *  explore other supercomputer options       *  explore other supercomputer options
 +      *  Investigate eVLBI modes.
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 +    *  Linear to circular conversion in DiFX after FFT. Check on ATCA. (Chris)
 +
  
   -  ACTION: Networks and e-VLBI Demos - ** CONT **   -  ACTION: Networks and e-VLBI Demos - ** CONT **
     *  Invite IVEC to networking meetings (ATNF)     *  Invite IVEC to networking meetings (ATNF)
 +    *  UTas firewall issues (UTas)
     *  Overseas telescopes in eVLBI? (Tasso)     *  Overseas telescopes in eVLBI? (Tasso)
       *  Indian connectivity? Letter to GMRT re VLBI timing issues (Tasso)       *  Indian connectivity? Letter to GMRT re VLBI timing issues (Tasso)
       *  Regular Asia eVLBI tests?       *  Regular Asia eVLBI tests?
       *  Malaysia connectivity? (ATNF)       *  Malaysia connectivity? (ATNF)
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     *  Demos     *  Demos
-      *  NEXPReS BoD by June 2013 (Tasso, AARNet) +      *  ASKAP-KAT7 in eVLBI?   
-      *  MWA demo in July? ASKAP demo? +      *  10 GBps correlation (Chris, Cormac) - CONT 
-      *  ASKAP-KAT7 in eVLBI? +        *  Investigate Pawsey and other SPCs in Oz. 
-      *  10 GBps correlation (Chris, Cormac) +        *  Telecon within ~6 weeks (Ben, Cormac, Chris) 
-    *  Network costs from AARNet.+ 
 +      *  Brazil eVLBI demo? (Tasso) 
 +        *  Brazil-SouthAfrica-Oz-Ww-Argentina?
  
   -  ACTION: e-VLBI developments - ** CONT **   -  ACTION: e-VLBI developments - ** CONT **
     *  Promote eVLBI better (All)     *  Promote eVLBI better (All)
     *  eVLBI scheduling (cf EVN of ~10sessions/year) (ATNF)     *  eVLBI scheduling (cf EVN of ~10sessions/year) (ATNF)
-    *  Advertise better e-VLBI capabilities with DiFX 2.0 (Tasso) 
     *  Utilise more e-VLBI test-time (ATNF)     *  Utilise more e-VLBI test-time (ATNF)
-    *  Finalise VTP standard (Chris) 
     *  Investigate Tid e-VLBI connectivity (Tasso)     *  Investigate Tid e-VLBI connectivity (Tasso)
  
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     *  Monitor recorder/Disk developments (all)     *  Monitor recorder/Disk developments (all)
       *  Replacement of LBA recorders/Disks?       *  Replacement of LBA recorders/Disks?
-    *  Investigate Tsys logging in DBBC +
     *  Cal scheme for linear-circular polarisation conversion (Chris, Cormac)     *  Cal scheme for linear-circular polarisation conversion (Chris, Cormac)
  
-  -  ACTION: VLBI Science meeting in Darwin/Katherine. Mid-2013? (Tasso, Jim)+  -  ACTION: VLBI Science meeting in Darwin/Katherine. Mid-2014? (Tasso, Jim
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 +  -  ACTION: Next Ops meeting venue at Tidbinbilla (Shinji))
  
-  -  ACTION: Next Ops meeting venue at Perth/Pawsey (Tasso, Cormac)+  -  ACTION: Update news page on CSIRO website.
  
  
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