In this page, you will find all the manuals needed to prepare your observations with PIONIER. Please be sure to download the one corresponding to the period in which the observations will take place.
All the manuals are in Adobe's Acrobat format.
- PIONIER User Manual
Informations about the instrument itself, its modes and their characteristics.
- The VLTI User Manual is to be used in addition to the PIONIER manual for VLTI aspects and limits common to all instruments:
- PIONIER Template Manual
Detailed information on the acquisition, observation, and calibration templates.
- PIONIER Data Reduction
PNDRS download from IPAG
- Science Data Products Forum
A forum is available to exchange ideas, methods, software and data to assist with the production of science data products from ESO telescopes.
- Data Reduction Frequently Asked Questions
A list of Frequently Asked Questions on data reduction is also available.