MASTER CLASS PRE-ASSIGNMENTS

In preparation to the Master Class event, participants are expected to set up their computer and familiarize themselves with the basic tools using the assignments listed here

 

MASTER CLASS PROGRAM AND MATERIAL

 

Download specific videos and collection of presentation and hand-outs using the links in the table below or use this link for a bulk retrieval : 

 

Start Duration MONDAY FEB 3 - DAY 1 -  ESAC   Building D

PRESENTATIONS AND HANDS-ON MATERIAL DAY 1

Links to the videos are provided in column 3 after the title of the presentation

8:15 1:00 Bus Departure from Hotel Exe Moncloa  
9:15 0:15 Badging ESAC Security Office  
9:30 0:10  Welcome to ESAC M. Kissler-Patig  
9:40 0:15 Master Class Overview M. Sirianni  
9:55 0:15 Training Package M. Garcia Marin  
10:10 0:30 Mission Status P. Ferruit  
10:40 0:30 Cycle 1 Call for Proposal - video A. Nota  
11:10 0:20 Coffe Break  
11:30 0:20 Proposal Preparation Roadmap - video C. Alves de Oliveira  
11:50 1:10 Proposal Tools - video 1, video 2 T. Rawle /C. Mannfolk  
13:00 1:00 Lunch - ESAC Cafeteria  
14:00 2:30 Observing Science Modes    
    Imaging - video T. Greene  
    Coronagraphy- video C. Willmer  
    Integral Field and Slit Spectroscopy- video N. Luetzgendorf  
    Multi Object Spectroscopy- video G. Giardino  
    Wide Field Slitless Spectroscopy- video L. Albert  
16:30 0:20 Coffe Break  
16:50 0:30 Background & Visibility Tools - video T. Boeker  
17:20 0:10 Wrap up day 1 M. Garcia Marin  
17:30 1:00 Cocktail Reception Hill Building B  
18:30   BUS Departure To  Hotel Exe Moncloa  

 

Start Duration TUESDAY  FEB 5 - DAY 2 -  ESAC  Building D

PRESENTATIONS AND HANDS-ON MATERIAL DAY 2

Links to the videos are provided in column 3 after the title of the presentation

8:30 1:00 Bus Departure from Hotel Exe Moncloa  
9:30 1:30 Exposure Time Calculator (HO) - video S. Kendrew  
11:00 0:20 Coffe Break  
11:20 1:30 APT HO - video A.Armstrong  
12:50 1:00 Lunch - ESAC Cafeteria  
13:50 1:00 Imaging (HO) - video M. Garcia Marin/ T. Greene  
14:50 1:00 Integral Field Spectroscopy (HO) - video N. Luetzgendorf  
15:50 0:20 Coffe Break  
16:10 1:00 Multi Object Spectroscopy (HO) - video T. Rawle  
17:10 1:00 Slit Spectroscopy  (HO) -video E. Puga  
18:10   BUS Departure To  Hotel Exe Moncloa  

 

Start Duration WEDNESDAY   FEB 6 - DAY 3 -  ESAC Building D

PRESENTATIONS AND HANDS-ON MATERIAL DAY 3

Links to the videos are provided in column 3 after the title of the presentation

8:30 1:00 Bus Departure from Hotel Exe Moncloa  
9:30 1:00 Wide Field Slitless Spectroscopy (HO) - video L. Albert  
10:30 1:00 Coronagraphy (HO) -video C. Willmer  
11:30 0:20 Coffe Break  
11:50 0:30 Time Series Observations - video S. Birkmann  
12:20 0:30 AMI (HO) - Video L. ALbert  
12:50 1:00 Lunch - ESAC Cafeteria  
13:50 0:30 Moving Targets - Video B. Holler  
14:20 1:00 Parallel Programs Video1- Video-2 C. Willmer/C. Mannfolk  
15:20 0:30 How to write a successful proposal - Video A. Nota  
15:50 0:10 Conclusion M. Sirianni  
16:00   BUS Departure To  Hotel Exe Moncloa  


 

 

MASTER CLASS PROGRAM LOGISTIC INFORMATION:

 

The meeting will take place at the European Space and Astronomy Centre (ESAC) in Villanueva de la Cañada near Madrid, Spain.   Information on how to get to ESAC can be found here.

Master Class Shuttle

Bus Shuttle between Madrid and ESAC will be provided free of  charge during the duration of the Master Class event. 

The Shuttle will leave and arrive in front of the Hotel Exe Moncloa  - Calle Arcipreste de Hita, 10, 28015 Madrid, Spain. See the daily program for departure times

GETTING TO ESAC BY CAR

Arriving by car usually takes 20' from Moncloa and 30' from Plaza de Espana. Unfortunately, traffic from 7:30 to 9:00 and from 17:00 to 19:00 could cause delays, up to 50 minutes. 

TAXIS AND OTHER 

Taxis to hotels/airport can be arranged during the workshop at the registration desk.

 

 

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