From Gaia Science Alerts Working Group
Revision as of 10:36, 25 March 2010 by Lukasz
Current and future instruments suitable for Gaia alerts response
Please expand this list with information on the telescopes/surveys which might be suitable and interested in Gaia alerts follow-up and in operation in years 2012-2017.
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.