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-====== ​ VLBI teleconference,​ Tuesday 27 August 2013 ====== 
-=====  03:30 UT  - 11:30 Perth, 13:30 AEST, 15:30 New Zealand ​ ===== 
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-Phone: 
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-| 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: 5876 
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-Chair: Tasso Tzioumis 
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-Attendance: ​ 
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-Apologies: ​ 
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-**Agenda** 
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-  *  Debrief 14-19 August 2013 LBA session 
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-    *  Telescope issues 
-      *  ATNF 
-      *  UTAS & AuScope 
-      *  WW 
-      *  South Africa 
-      *  Tid 
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-    *  SOC remote observing 
-      *  ATNF 
-      *  UTas 
-      *  NZ 
-    *  Monitoring 
-    *  Disks 
-    *  Correlator 
-    *  Real-time fringe tests 
-    *  NAPA 
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-    *  Tests 
-      *  NTFN testing 
-      *  Xcube testing 
-      *  Other testing 
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-  *  Next LBA session(s) 
-    *  18-26 November 2013? 
-    *  Feb-March 2014 
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-  *  Upcoming RadioAstron observations ? 
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-  *  Korea VLBI technical meeting 10-12 Oct 2013 
-    *  Attendance 
-    *  Presentations 
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-  *  DiFX technical meeting 14-18 Oct, Korea 
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-  *  e-VLBI developments/​demos 
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-  *  Future plans: LBA wide-banding?​ 
-    *  Xcube tests 
-    *  telescope issues 
-    *  correlator issues 
-    *  e-VLBI 
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-  *  Location of next Ops meeting?? 
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-  *  Organise scientific meeting in Northern Territory in 2014? 
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-  *  Review of  [[lbaops:​telecon2013aug09 | Actions from  meeting on 09 August 2013]] 
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-  *  AOB 
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-**Actions arising** 
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-CARRIED FORWARD/​UPDATED/​CONTINUING 
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-  *  LBA data archive consolidation and copy at CASS. (CASS, Curtin) 
-    *  LBA data archive. Need ATNF disk space (Tasso, Shaun) ** Continuing ** 
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-  *  ATCA phasing. Check performance and implementation (Jamie S, Richard)** Updated ** 
-    *  Definitely need >200 mJy calibrators. Stress in documentation. (ATNF) 
-    *  Ask PIs to nominate phase-cals and check fluxes BEFORE scheduled observations (Phil, Jasmie S) 
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-  *  ATCA Tsys via CABB (CASS) ** Updated ** 
-    *  Investigate implementation by Bob Sault (Tasso) 
-    *  Consult with Carrad and Sault about Tsys implementation on the CABB (Tasso) ​ 
-    *  Check with WEW and test whether acal scale preserved when mode changed to VLBI (Jamie S) 
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-  *  Observer training and remote observing (Tasso) ** Continuing ** 
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-  *  Wiki logs (All) ** Continuing ** 
-    *  Log transfers quickly to FTP area and/or Wiki (ALL) ** Continuing ** 
-    *  Annual "​best"​ wiki-log competition. To be judged by correlator at annual Ops meeting. (Cormac) 
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-  *  Schedule more 32 GHz tests with ATCA? (Phil) ** Continuing ** 
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-  *  Pawsey centre access for VLBI and eVLBI (Chris, Cormac) ** Continuing ** 
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-  *  Linear to Circular polarisation conversion. (Chris, Richard, Cormac) ** Continuing ** 
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-  *  Monitoring "​check-list"​ for ATNF telescopes (Chris, Jamie S) ** Continuing ** 
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-  *  Check-list for ASKAP Rx changes. Especially 100 MHz reference for X-band. (Tasso, Suzy).** Continuing ** 
-    *  Include on Wiki documentation (Tasso) 
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-  *  For ATCA include in Wiki log: ref ant, pad, tied-array. Default ant03 on W104. (Jamie S) 
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-  *  For Tid, determine which antenna is scheduled in block-schedule and modify setup files (Cormac, Shinji, Phil) 
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-  *  Xcube developments and report in Korea meeting (Xcube, Tasso, Chris) ** Updated ** 
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-  *  Implement "​intents"​ keyword from Vex schedule into ATNF schedules for auto-phasing (Jamie, Chris) ** Continuing ** 
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-  *  Arrange tests on Curtin Xcube (Chris, Cormac) ** Continuing ** 
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-  *  Onsource info from ATCA. Fix cgi scripts (Chris) ** Continuing ** 
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-  *  Investigate desirability of upgrade NZ connection from 1 Gbps to 10 Gbps (All) ** Continuing ** 
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-NEW ACTION ITEMS 
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-STANDING ACTION ITEMS 
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-  *  Next LBA Ops meeting in Feb 2014. Perth? Decide dates and place (Tasso) 
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-  *  VLBI science meeting in 2014 at Darwin (?) and setup LOC, SOC (Tasso) 
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-Next meeting: October-November 2013 
  
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