Notice: A minor IT Maintenance and Release Window will take place between Saturday, 8 August, 2020 at 08:00 CEST/02:00 CLT and Sunday, 9 August, 2020 at 24:00 CEST/18:00 CLT. From 08:00 CEST/02:00 CLT on Saturday all ESO IT services including the User Portal, p2/p2demo, the Scientific Archive, E-mail, and internet connectivity on all ESO sites, could be subject to intermittent outages.

Full services cannot be guaranteed before Monday, 10 August, 2020.  We apologise for any inconvenience caused by this.

Phase 2 Instrument Overview Table

For information, please follow the links in this table. If one instrument has special requirements, this is visualized in the relevant row of the table. A summary table of the main characteristics of all instruments is available here.

Instrument Policies Change Requests FC/README Documentation Tools FAQ
General information valid for all instruments
Paranal instruments SM specifics

OB naming
Constraints

Calibrations
Waivers /
Change Requests
Finding Charts

README
P2 documentation 

Generic P2 tutorials
Exposure Time Calculators

Observability
FAQ
Instrument-specific information
ESPRESSO SM specifics

OB Naming
Constraints

Calibrations
Waivers Finding Charts

README
User Manual

p2 Tutorial
p2/ObsPrep FAQ
FLAMES SM specifics

N/A
N/A

Calibrations
Waivers Finding Charts

N/A
User Manual

p2 Tutorial

FPOSS

p2/ObsPrep (Argus fast acq.)

FAQ
FORS2 SM specifics
OB Naming
N/A

Calibrations
Waivers Finding Charts

N/A
User Manual

p2 Tutorial

PMOS p2 Tutorial

FIMS FAQ
GRAVITY

SM specifics

OB Naming

Constraints

Calibrations

Waivers

Finding Charts

README

User Manual

p2 Tutorial

  FAQ
HAWK-I SM specifics

N/A
Constraints

Calibrations
Waivers Finding Charts

README
User Manual

p2 Tutorial
p2/ObsPrep FAQ
KMOS SM specifics

OB Naming
Constraints

Calibrations
Waivers N/A

README
User Manual

p2 Tutorial
KARMA FAQ
MATISSE

SM specifics

OB Naming

Constraints

Calibrations

Waivers

Finding Charts

README

User Manual

p2 Tutorial

- FAQ
MUSE SM specifics

OB Naming
Constraints

Calibrations
Waivers Finding Charts

README
User Manual

-
p2/ObsPrep FAQ
OmegaCAM SM specifics

OB Naming
Constraints

Calibrations
Waivers Finding Charts

README
User Manual

Phase 2 Tutorial
SADT FAQ
PIONIER SM specifics Constraints Waivers Finding charts User Manual CalVin, SearchCal (JMMC) FAQ
OB Naming Calibrations README p2 Tutorial
VisCalc, Aspro (JMMC)
SPHERE SM specifics

OB Naming
Constraints

Calibrations
Waivers Finding Charts

README
User Manual

p2 Tutorial
- FAQ
UVES SM specifics

N/A
N/A

Calibrations
N/A Finding Charts

N/A
User Manual

p2 Tutorial
p2/ObsPrep FAQ
VIRCAM SM specifics

N/A
Constraints

Calibrations
Waivers N/A

N/A
User Manual

p2 Tutorial
SADT FAQ
VISIR SM specifics

OB Naming
Constraints

Calibrations
N/A Finding Charts

README
User Manual

p2 Tutorial
p2/ObsPrep FAQ
X-SHOOTER SM specifics

OB Naming
Constraints

Calibrations
N/A Finding Charts

README
User Manual

p2 Tutorial
p2/ObsPrep FAQ