Observing Help & Monitoring Tools

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User Documents
GMRT Observer’s Manual
System Parameters and Current Status
Manual for observations in beam-former mode
Polarisation observations with GMRT (V2)
Dual band multi-pointing with GMRT (V2)
GMRT Software Backend Documents
uGMRT upgrade status

Before Observations
GTAC Schedule [NCRA] [GMRT]
White Slot Request[NCRA] [GMRT]
Command file Creater(GSB)
Command file Creater (GWB)
Line Observations Setup (GSB tune)
Source(s) Rise and Set [NCRA] [GMRT]
GMRT Exposure Time Calculator
Online RFI excision
VLA Calibrator Search
Dual band multi-pointing coordinates
Online Archive (GOA)

During Observations
Antenna Tracking Status (NEW)
Antenna Tracking Status (OLD)
Corr band shapes and Project State (GSB)
Corr band shapes and Project State (GWB)
Gain-amplitude and Phase (rantsol)
Visibility - amplitude and phase (xtract)
Antenna Wind Status
Satellite passes

After Observations
LTA to FITS conversion:
AIPS help:
RFI Counter Analysis Scripts:
RFI Plots:
GDDP summary:


Antenna Systems
Antenna Tracking Status (NEW)
Antenna Tracking Status (OLD)
Ondisplay History
Feed position status
Pointing Offsets
Wind Monitoring Station
Antenna Wind Status
Temperature Status
Servo data
Sentinel and Power Supply(OLD)
Antenna Sentinel, Power Supply & Link

Analog Backend
GAB Status, Band-Shapes, Temperature
IF Band-Shapes and Deflection data

Digital Backend
GSB band-shapes, Fringe Status
GSB Amp-Phs(rantsol), Amp-Phs(xtract)

Hydrogen Maser

Gmon Tools, Logs

Test Results, Callsheets and Schedules
Useful scripts
Recent Callsheets
GMRT Upgrade Status
Results of Weekly PMQC tests
GDDP, RFI status gray plots
Antenna Beam Width Plots
Schedules and white slot request
Satellite tools