Table of Contents Author Guidelines Submit a Manuscript
Advances in Astronomy
Volume 2010, Article ID 107569, 8 pages
Research Article

Scheduling in Targeted Transient Surveys and a New Telescope for CHASE

1Departamento de Astronomía, Universidad de Chile, Camino el Observatorio, 1515 Las Condes, Chile
2Image Processing Laboratory, Universidad de Valencia, Polígono La Coma s/n, Paterna, 46980 Valencia, Spain

Received 28 June 2009; Accepted 21 September 2009

Academic Editor: Alberto J. Castro-Tirado

Copyright © 2010 Francisco Förster et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Linked References

  1. D. Reichart, M. Nysewander, J. Moran et al., “PROMPT: panchromatic robotic optical monitoring and polarimetry telescopes,” Nuovo Cimento C Geophysics Space Physics C, vol. 28, pp. 770–767, 2005. View at Google Scholar
  2. S. C. Keller, B. P. Schmidt, M. S. Bessell et al., “The SkyMapper telescope and the southern sky survey,” Publications of the Astronomical Society of Australia, vol. 24, no. 1, pp. 1–12, 2007. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  3. T. M. Brown et al., “Las cumbres observatory global telescope,” in Proceedings of the American Astronomical Society Meeting, vol. 214, 2009, paper no. 409.14.
  4. Z. Ivezic, J. A. Tyson, T. Axelrod et al., “LSST: from science drivers to reference design and anticipated data products,” Bulletin of the American Astronomical Society, vol. 41, p. 366, 2009. View at Google Scholar
  5. P. Kubánek et al., “RTS2—remote telescope system, 2nd version,” in Gamma Ray Bursts: 30 Years of Discovery: Gamma Ray Burst Symposium, vol. 727 of AIP Conference Proceedings, pp. 753–756, 2004. View at Google Scholar
  6. K. Deb, A. Pratap, S. Agarwal, and T. Meyarivan, “A fast and elitist multiobjective genetic algorithm: NSGA-II,” IEEE Transactions on Evolutionary Computation, vol. 6, no. 2, pp. 182–197, 2002. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  7. P. Kubánek, Genetic algorithm for robotic telescope scheduling, M.S. thesis, Universidad de Granada, Granada, Spain, 2007.
  8. G. Pignata, J. Maza, R. Antezana et al., “The Chilean automatic supernova search (CHASE),” in Probing Stellar Populations Out to the Distance Universe, vol. 1111 of AIP Conference Proceedings, pp. 551–554, 2009. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus