The Yale/AURA/Lisbon/OSU 1-meter Telescope

YALO End of Observing: 2002 September 24
After more than 4 years of highly successful and productive scientific operations, the YALO project was completed on 2002 September 24. Please see the YALO news page for more details.

On behalf of all those involved with YALO, we wish to express particular thanks to CTIO for their technical support, and especially to our tireless observers, Juan Espinoza and David Gonzalez, who more than anyone made operations smooth and successful. Thanks guys!

This page provides access to web-based "Phase II" observation preparation and program submission tools for use by astronomers who have been assigned time on the Yale/AURA/Lisbon/OSU (YALO) 1-meter Telescope at CTIO.

If you encounter any problems with any of the services below, or find errors or omissions (especially in the manuals), please please contact Rick Pogge at Ohio State (

Resources for the Astronomer

The links below provide access to tools for preparing observations for submission to the YALO observing queue, observing calendars, informational email lists, and access to the archive of observing logs.

Phase II Program Preparation, Submission & Tracking Tools

YALO Telescope & ANDICAM Instrument News Updated: 2002 Sept 24

ANDICAM Detector Parameters

YALO Contact Information

Observing Calendars (1999-2002)

YALO Email Lists

YALO webpage at CTIO

Nightly Observing and Trouble Reports

Nightly Observing Log Archive

Observer's Reports

Trouble Reports

Electronic Reporting Forms

Updated: 2002 Sept 24 [rwp/osu]