Solar CAT applications

General Information (2019 campaign)

The deadline for sending applications for VTT-2019A, GREGOR-2019A, THEMIS-2019 and SST-2019 is January 18th, 2019 (15:00 Canarian local time). For GREGOR-2019B and VTT-2019B the deadline is on June 9th, 2019 (23:59 Canarian local time). To submit a proposal it is mandatory to first register in the specific electronic proposal submission system of the Solar CAT. Once done, please fill in the fields of the form that will define your proposal. Attach the “Scientific Justification” document in pdf format. You are encouraged to use the official templates supplied below but any other format is acceptable. The submission of the proposal is done within the submission system and can be modified at any time before the established deadline. Information about each instrument is provided by the telescope owner/operator.
 

GREGOR telescope

  • Note: The GREGOR and VTT observing campaigns will be split into two parts: from April 29 to Aug 9, and from Aug 12 to Nov 30. Changes and upgrades in instrumentation are expected between the first and second season. There will be a call in December 2018 for the first season and another call in May 2019 for the second season. 

Download template (part 1: Apr-Aug)

Download template (part 2: Aug-Nov)

Vacuum Tower Telescope (VTT)

Download template (part 1: Apr-Aug)

Download template (part 2: Aug-Nov)

THEMIS

Download template.

Swedish Solar Telescope (SST)

Download template.