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HISTORY OF FIRPO RUNS

Last modified on May 21, 1999 by A. Richichi


  1. 27 May-1 June, 1993 (6 nights) Calar Alto, 1.23m. Calamai + Richichi
    No data (detector failure)
    Log (OK)

  2. 28 June-4 July, 1993 (7 nights) Calar Alto, 1.23m. Richichi + Stecklum
    Photometry (OK)
    Occultations (OK)
    Log (OK)

  3. 27-29 September, 1993 (3 nights) Calar Alto, 1.23m. Leinert
    Photometry (OK)
    No Occultations
    Log (OK)

  4. 20-27 December, 1993 (8 nights) Calar Alto, 1.23m. Leinert + Richichi
    Photometry (OK)
    Occultations (OK)
    Log (OK)

  5. 18-24 February, 1994 (7 nights) Calar Alto, 1.23m. Richichi + Stecklum
    Photometry (OK)
    Occultations (OK)
    Log (OK)

  6. 16-21 July, 1994 (6 nights) Calar Alto, 2.2m. Calamai + Richichi + Stecklum
    Photometry: only standards on 16th (SL9 run).
    Occultations (OK)
    Log (notes, OK)

  7. 22-25 October, 1994 (4 nights) Calar Alto, 2.2m. Richichi + Stecklum
    Photometry (OK)
    Occultations (OK)
    Log (OK)

  8. 12-16 January, 1995 (5 nights) Calar Alto, 1.23m. Richichi + Stecklum
    Photometry (OK)
    Occultations (OK)
    Log (OK)

  9. 10-14 October, 1995 (5 nights) Calar Alto, 2.2m. Calamai + Richichi
    Photometry: only ZP HK.
    Occultations (OK)
    Log (notes, OK)

  10. 31 May-4 June, 1996 (5 nights) Calar Alto, 2.2m. Calamai + Richichi
    Initial problems with missing ADC board
    Photometry (partly on oscillograph, OK)
    Occultations (partly on chart recorder, OK)
    Log (OK)

  11. 23-26 August, 1996 (4 nights) Calar Alto, 1.23m. Stecklum + Feldt
    Initial problems with wrong instrument (specklegraph)
    Photometry (Y, TBR)
    Occultations (OK)
    Log (missing)

  12. 20-25 September, 1996 (5 nights) Calar Alto, 1.23m. Calamai + Leinert
    Photometry (OK except 22nd, see Read.me)
    Occultations (OK)
    Log (OK)

  13. 23-25 October, 1996 (3 nights) SAO 6m. Calamai + Richichi (FIRPO I)
    No data (weather)
    Log (AR's notes, OK)

  14. 18-22 November, 1996 (5 nights) Calar Alto, 1.23m. Fabbroni + Richichi
    No Photometry
    Occultations (OK)
    Log (OK)

  15. 17-22 December, 1996 (6 nights) Calar Alto, 1.23m. Calamai + Richter
    No data (weather)
    Log (missing)

  16. 18-20 January, 1997 (3 nights) Calar Alto, 1.23m. Stecklum + Richter
    No data (weather)
    Log (missing)

  17. 15-18 February, 1997 (4 half nights) SAO, 6m telescope. Calamai + Richichi (FIRPO II)
    No data (weather)
    Log (AR's notes, OK)

  18. 14-18 March, 1997 (5 nights) Calar Alto, 1.23m. Richter
    Photometry (OK)
    Occultations (OK)
    Log (SRi's files, OK)

  19. 23-25 May, 1997 (3 nights) Calar Alto, 1.23m. Richter + Stecklum
    No data (weather + technical problem hydr.)
    Log (missing)

  20. 16-18 July, 1997 (3 nights) Calar Alto, 1.23m. Richter
    Photometry (OK)
    Occultations (OK)
    Log (SRi's files, OK)

  21. 11-15 August, 1997 (5 nights) Calar Alto, 1.23m. Ragland + Richter
    Photometry (OK)
    Occultations (OK)
    Log (OK)

  22. 12-16 November, 1997 (4 half nights + 1 full night) SAO, 6m telescope. Calamai + Richichi (FIRPO II)
    No data (weather disapp. + tel. pointing problems reapp.)
    Log (AR's notes)

  23. 7-11 January, 1998 (5 nights) Calar Alto, 1.23m. Ragland + Stecklum
    No data (weather)
    Log (missing)

  24. 5-9 February, 1998 (5 nights) Calar Alto, 1.23m. Richter
    No Photometry
    Occultations (OK)
    Log (e-mail)

  25. 4-10 March, 1998 (7 nights) Calar Alto, 1.23m. Ragland
    No Photometry
    Occultations (OK)
    Log (OK)

  26. 4-10 December, 1998 (7 nights) Calar Alto, 1.23m. Stecklum
    No Photometry
    Occultations (OK)
    Log (OK)

  27. 28-30 December, 1998 (3 nights) Calar Alto, 1.23m. Richter
    No Photometry
    Occultations (OK)
    Log (missing, headers)

  28. 24-28 February, 1999 (5 nights) Calar Alto, 1.23m. Richichi
    No data (weather)
    Log (missing)

  29. 20-21 May, 1999 (2 partial nights) SAO (FIRPO II) Richichi
    No data (weather)
    Log (see dir. luna/6m on PC)


    FIRPO Observers to date:

    Calamai (8 CA + 3 SAO)
    Fabbroni (1)
    Feldt (1)
    Leinert (3)
    Ragland (3)
    Richichi (14 CA + 4 SAO)
    Richter (8)
    Stecklum (10)

    Observation statistics (not updated!)

    Calar Alto: Total of 22 runs, Occ on 16 runs, Photom on 12 runs. Completely lost due to bad weather: 3 runs. Completely lost due to technical problems: 1 run.
    At the 1.23m, a total of 18 runs, with 93 occ.
    At the 2.2 m, a total of 4 runs, with 76 occ.

    SAO: Total of 4 runs, Occ on 0 runs, Photom on 0 runs. Completely lost due to bad weather: 3 runs.



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