Instructions for Visiting Astronomers
The offered instrument modes and configuration are the same in service and visitor mode. In both cases, it is recommended to:
In addition, the visitor is advised to prepare backup targets for strong wind (pointing restriction of the telescope) or bad seeing.
Backup targets, as well as additional/change of targets, or change of instrument setup should be requested following these instructions.
More general information about VM runs can be found here.
Instrument-related questions before the VM run should be addressed to email@example.com. Any VM run normally includes two additional days at the observatory during which the observing strategy can be discussed and finalized with the support astronomers.