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Welcome to CHIRON at GSU


(1)Targets need to be entered 24 hours before your intended observation date. If you have a Target of Opportunity, please notify chironhelp at least by 12pm (eastern time) on your intended date.

(2) An instruction manual to assist with entering targets and notes can be found at http://www.astro.gsu.edu/~thenry/SMARTS/chiron.scheduler.instructions.pdf

(3) Use this format to specify UT dates of desired observations: 2019-MAR-01.

(4) If a target needs to be observed on the same night multiple times (with identical setups *OR* different setups), please use this format: Name_1, Name_2, Name_3, etc.

These pages will offer news and usage information about the CHIRON Spectrometer at CTIO. If you were awarded time on CHIRON, this is where you register for a login using your Proposal ID, the last name of the PI and an e-mail address. Once you have a login, you can create observing plans against your allocated time.

For more information, contact chironhelp AT astro.gsu.edu

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