Status Report

SOHO Weekly Meeting Minutes Week 05, 27 January – 2 February 2003

By SpaceRef Editor
January 27, 2003
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1. Announcements
* Visitors from Finland on 11 February at ~11am.

* During the Kudo-Fujikawa comet obsrvations, the regular LASCO program 
  will drop 1 C2 image per hour, and they will be in half resolution, 
  during this campaign. C3 will be at the usual cadence (2/hour), times 
  will be somewhat different, and one of the two will be half res. This
  may also impact the generation of the real-time gif/jpeg images (at
  worst, only the one full resolution C3 image per hour will make it to 
  the web pages). Some EIT 195 CME Watch images will also have to be 
  dropped during this campaign.

2. Operations Constraints
* EIT bakeout begins on Friday

* JOP161 test run on Thursday (TBC)

* Commanding times for the week:

  Monday -    Gap from 15:30-18:30 UT then D27.
  Tuesday -   D27 from 16-18:30 UT with a gap before and after.
  Wednesday - D27 starting at 20 UT.
  Thursday -  D27 starting at 19 UT.
  Friday -    Downlink only station from 14-17:30 UT then D54 then
              D27 starts at 18:30 UT.
  Saturday -  D27 starting at 18 UT.
  Sunday -    Downlink only station starting at 18:30 UT.

3. Coordinated Observations
M Jan 27 (W05)  Observations of Comet Kudo-Fujikawa (#6921),
                  UVCS/LASCO, POC: Simon Plunkett, Local: Kevin Schenk
T Jan 28        Observations of Comet Kudo-Fujikawa (#6921),
                  UVCS/LASCO/TRACE, POC: John Raymond/Simon Plunkett,
                  Local: Kevin Schenk & Michael Uzzo

W Jan 29        Observations of Comet Kudo-Fujikawa (#6921),
                  LASCO, POC: John Raymond, Simon Plunkett,
                  Local: Kevin Schenk & Michael Uzzo

T Jan 30        Observations of Comet Kudo-Fujikawa (#6921),
                  LASCO, POC: Simon Plunkett, Local: Kevin Schenk
F Jan 31        EIT Bakeout begins
                Observations of Comet Kudo-Fujikawa (#6921),
                  LASCO, POC: Simon Plunkett, Local: Kevin Schenk

S Feb 01
S Feb 02

Other activities for Week 05:
* Week 05       JOP136 Default RHESSI Collaborations (#6850),
                  POC: Stein Haugan
* Week 05       JOP159 CME's in Lyman-alpha (#6870), SWAN/LASCO/EIT
                  POC: Chris St Cyr, Eric Quemerais
* Week 05       JOP161 Test run (TBC), CDS/EIT/MDI/TRACE,
                  POC: Scott McIntosh
* Jan 16-Feb 01 Solar Constant Measurements (#6920), VIRGO/SOLCON-3,
                  POC: Claus Frohlich
* Jan 20-Feb 16 MDI Best Effort Continuous Contact
* Jan 26-31     UVCS Observations of Low Latitude Coronal Holes
* Feb 1-7       UVCS Streamer Properties Over the Solar Cycle

Submodes: Submode 6

Planners for Week 05:
CDS     -- Scott McIntosh       MDI     -- Sarah Gregory
EIT     -- Joe Gurman           SUMER   -- not observing
LASCO   -- Ops Team             UVCS    -- Steve Cranmer/John Raymond/  
TRACE   -- Dawn Myers                        Yuan-Kuen Ko

Relevant Notes
CDS:    Full sun observation on Monday. EUV intensities in AR's 
	study on Tuesday and Wednesday. GIS spectral atlas on 
	Thursday. Usual studies for the rest of the week. JOP161
	test sometime during the week.
UVCS:   Comet observations and synoptic on Monday and Tuesday. 
	Coronal hole study and synoptics on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday.
	Streamer study and synoptics over the weekend.

LASCO:  C2/C3 synoptics, JOP159 Wednesday - Friday, comet observations
	through Friday. Comet observations mean half resolution C2 images, 
	fewer C2 images, and fewer EIT images.

EIT:    195 CME watch and synoptics, JOP159 Wednesday - Friday, bakeout
	begins on Friday.

MDI:    Full disk and high resolution dopplergrams for continuous.

TRACE:  Comet observations on Tuesday, JOP161 test, full disk mosaics 
	over the weekend.

SpaceRef staff editor.