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Revision as of 10:11, 25 March 2010 by Laszlo.szabados (list of telescopes available at the Konkoly Observatory)
Current and future instruments suitable for Gaia alerts response
The list here will contain surveys probable to be in operation from 2012 to 2017 suitable for following-up Gaia alerts. Please expand it with more surveys.
Hessman's list of (mainly robotic) telescopes (including ones in preparation).
- MASTER Robotic Net (Lipunov et al. 2009) limiting mag= 19-20, started in 2002 in Moscow, Russia, followed-up many GCN alerts; now being upgraded to a network all over Russia (1000 clear nights per year).
- 3 telescopes operated at the Konkoly Observatory, Piszkesteto Mountain Station  (Hungary): 50 cm Cassegrain, 60/90/180 cm Schmidt, 1m RCC.