News from GREGOR

Aug, 2019: The derotator now has a mode for solar coordinates.

Aug, 2019: The AO has a new safety feature and will automatically switch off if it is run several seconds at its limits.

Aug, 2019: The locks at GREGOR and VTT were replaced for safety reasons.

Aug, 2019: We have ordered the new M12 and M15.

July, 2019: The new layout of the optics lab for 2020 is done.

Apr, 2019: Temperature logging was installed in the optics lab

Feb, 2019: We have a new phone system at OT. Internal calling (3-digits, as at KIS) is possible.

Aug 5, 2018: The M1 recoating was successful.

July 1, 2018: The new M2 was mounted without issues and improved the contrast significantly.

June 27, 2018: The observing schedule for 2018B is online.

May 28, 2018: The new M2 arrived at GREGOR. It will be installed on July 1.

May 7, 2018: The call for proposals for the season of 2018B is open. M1 recoating is scheduled for August.

Feb 26, 2018: Updated observing schedule 2018A. M1 recoating is TBD and may lead to the July/August campaigns being postponed.

Feb 19, 2018: The observing schedule for 2018A is online.

Dec 13, 2017: The call for proposals for the first season of 2018 is open.