La Silla Paranal Observatory: Instrumentation and Facilities offered for Period 103

The European Southern Observatory (ESO) invites proposals for observations at ESO telescopes during Period 103 (1 April 2019 - 30 September 2019). The following instruments are offered in this period. Their main functionalities can be found in the Instruments Summary Table.

At La Silla

Telescope
Focus
 
Nasmyth A
Cassegrain
Nasmyth B
Fibre fed from Cassegrain
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a

(1) Nasmyth B is the recommended focus for a visitor instrument on the NTT.


At Paranal

Telescope Focus
 
Nasmyth A
Cassegrain
Nasmyth B
Incoherent Combined Coudé
Interferometric
UT1 (Antu) NACO FORS2 KMOS ESPRESSO

GRAVITY

MATISSE

PIONIER

UT2 (Kueyen) FLAMES XSHOOTER UVES
UT3 (Melipal) SPHERE SINFONI  
UT4 (Yepun) HAWK-I   MUSE
           
AT1        

GRAVITY

MATISSE

PIONIER

AT2        
AT3        
AT4        
         
VISTA   VIRCAM    
VST   OmegaCAM    

Note that SINFONI is only offered during the first months of Period 103.

 

 


At APEX

Telescope
Focus
 
Nasmyth A
Cassegrain
Nasmyth B
nFLASH  
 
SEPIA  
  Visitor instrument