High Frequency Observing


Description: The high frequency observing mode commissioning covers the testing, development and documentation of observing strategies and post-processing guidelines for high frequency observations.


  • Leader: Claussen/Sjouwerman
  • Primary Participants: Carilli, Chandler, Marvil, McMullin, Momjian, Owen
  • RSRO Participants: Brogan Corder, Hunter, Leroy, Perez

High Frequency Observing Documentation

Coarse Commissioning Plan & Status

Note: All high frequency tickets in JIRA may be found by doing a quick search on 'High Frequency'; you can also go under 'Issues'->'Search for issues', select on Project: EVLA Commissioning and Science Verification and Components: High Frequency.

Target Responsible Quarter Status
54 - High Frequency Observing documents (Parent) Sjouwerman 2011-Q1 warning
- 30 High frequency observing commissioning plan Sjouwerman 2010-Q1 choice-yes
- 117 High frequency observer recommendations documentation Sjouwerman 2010-Q4 warning
- 118 High frequency calibration service observations proposal Sjouwerman 2010-Q4 choice-no
122 - Observing Preparation (Parent) Sjouwerman 2011-Q4 warning
- 123 Test OPT setup for high frequency observing strategies Sjouwerman 2011-Q4 warning
- 130 Test Exposure Calculator results compared to realized sensitivities to monitor and update Claussen 2011-Q2 choice-no
124 - High Frequency Calibration (Parent) Claussen 2011-Q4 choice-no
- 14 High frequency complex gain stabilty Claussen 2011-Q4 choice-no
- 125 High Frequency gain calibration (weak calibrator sources) Chandler 2011-Q4 choice-no
- 16 Reference Pointing Perez 2011-Q4 choice-no
- 126 Switched Power and Weather tables Perley? 2011-Q4 choice-no
- 127 Calibration Transfer Claussen 2011-Q4 choice-no
xx - High Frequency Pipeline (Parent) Sjouwerman 2011-Q4 choice-no
- xx Calibration Pipeline heuristics Sjouwerman 2011-Q4 choice-no
- xx High frequency flagging (includes poor atmospheric phase stability) (contact with flagging group) Sjouwerman 2011-Q4 choice-no
120 - High Frequency Observations Monitoring (Parent) Claussen 2011-Q4 choice-no
- 119 High frequency flux,gain calibrator monitoring Perley 2011-Q4 choice-no
- 148 Flux density calibration in LST 16 - 20 h range Sjouwerman 2011-Q2 choice-no
- 121 High frequency calibrator list development Claussen 2011-Q4 choice-no

Reference Pointing

Switched Power Monitoring

Group Minutes

-- JosephMcMullin - 11 Aug 2010
Topic revision: r9 - 2011-03-03, JosephMcMullin
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