TNG Schedule - October 1, 2021 - March 31, 2022

Listed below are the TNG nights scheduled in the semester AOT44/2021B. The allocations for the same period can be found here. Dates indicate the start of night. Visiting observers are requested to read the instructions given here. In case of doubt, please contact our Astronomy Helpdesk.

Other information, hints and warnings useful to prepare the observing run can be found here. Please note that special instructions and time constraints apply to programs requiring multi-object spectroscopy (DOLORES+MOS), see the dedicated web page.

In case of problems with the scheduling of your programme, please notify the Head of Astronomy as soon as possible.

Note: The execution of the observations related to the proposal A44TAC_33, “Hunting for kilonovae in the local Universe with TNG”, may have a significant impact on the scheduled programs.



Visitor or Service Mode (Warning: Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, we might change the observing mode whenever needed, even on very short notice)

Programme and PI Instrument Mode Scheduled nights
CAT21B_85 Stangret GIARPS V Sep 12
A44TAC_4 Lazzarin DOLORES/NICS S Oct 1 (4:10h), Oct 3 (2:15h), Oct 4 (1:55h), Nov 1 (6:20h), Nov 4 (3h), Mar 27 (6h), Mar 30 (2:40h), Mar 31 (4:55h)
A44TAC_22 Valerin DOLORES S Oct 1, Oct 13, Nov 13, Dec 4, Dec 28, Jan 10, Jan 31, Feb 22, Mar 13, Mar 29 (2h slots)
A44TAC_16 Knudstrup HARPS-N S Oct 2 (5h), Jan 11 (7:30h), Mar 24 (7h)
A44TAC_3 Silvotti HARPS-N S Oct 2, Oct 27, Nov 25, Dec 29, Jan 24, Feb 24 (0:30h slots)
OPT21B_28 Homan DOLORES S Oct 3, Nov 2, Dec 1, Jan 10, Jan 26, Mar 13 (3h slots)
A44TAC_ 39 Manzini DOLORES S Oct 4, Nov 1, Mar 4, Mar 30 (1h slots)
CAT21B_6 Barrena DOLORES V Oct 5-6, Feb 28, Mar 1 (1st hf)
A44TAC_28 Guarneri DOLORES S Oct 7
A44TAC_36 Bischetti DOLORES S Oct 8 (4h), Dec 4 (5h), Mar 1 (3.5h)
OPT21B_13 Opitom DOLORES/NICS/GIANO-B S/V Oct 10, Oct 31, Nov 9, Nov 27, Dec 28, Jan 10, Jan 26, Feb 23, Mar 31 (1h slots, S); Dec 12-15 (2nd hf n slots, V)
CAT21B_S (IAC Service) V Oct 11, Nov 28, Jan 12, Mar 28
OPT21B_16 Fornasier NICS S Oct 12, Feb 11
A44TAC_24 Perna DOLORES S Oct 13 (2nd hf), Nov 27 (1st hf), Dec 27 (2nd hf), Jan 31 (1st hf), Feb 26 (1st hf), Mar 29 (1st hf)
GTO HARPS-N V Oct 16-23, Oct 30 (hf), Nov 17-23, Dec 16-20, Jan 17-23, Feb 3-10, Mar 16-23,
GAPS GIARPS V Oct 24, Oct 28-29, Oct 30 (hf), Nov 5-8, Nov 10, Dec 2, Dec 26, Dec 30-Jan 9, Feb 2, Feb 13-21, Feb 27, Mar 3, Mar 7-11
A44TAC_8 Antoniucci GIARPS/NICS S Oct 25 (3:20 h), Oct 26 (1:10 h), Nov 24 (3:20), Nov 25 (1:10h), Dec 27 (3:20h), Dec 28 (1:10h), Jan 24 (3:20h), Jan 25 (1:10h)
A44TAC_38 Bello GIARPS S Oct 31, Nov 13 (4h slots)
CAT21B_61 Orell GIARPS S Nov 3 (5h), Nov 26 (6h), Dec 6 (5h)
A44TAC_19 Cusano SIFAP2 S Nov 9 (0:20h), Nov 16 (0:20h), Feb 12 (0:20h), Feb 23 (2x0:20h), Feb 24 (0:20h)
A37TAC_13 Origlia GIARPS S Nov 11-12
CAT21B_39 Palle HARPS-N V Nov 29-30, Jan 13-14, Mar 14-15
A44TAC_20 Janson GIANO-B S Dec 1 (5h)
A44TAC_32 Coti SIFAP2 S Dec 3 (7:30h)
A44TAC_27 Ripepi HARPS-N S Dec 5, Dec 11, Dec 21 (8.1h slots)
CAT21B_22 Del Olmo DOLORES V Dec 6 (2nd half), Dec 7-10
CAT21A_119 Nowak HARPS-N V Dec 22-25, Jan 27-30, Mar 25-26
A44TAC_30 Casella SIFAP2 S Feb 1, Mar 2 (8h slots)
OPT21B_31 Biller NICS S Feb 22 (2nd hf), Feb 26 (2nd hf)
A44TAC_31 Papitto SIFAP2 S Feb 25 (4h)
A44TAC_11 Tortora DOLORES+MOS V Mar 4-6 (3:45h slots)



ToO

Programme and PI ToO Time (hours)
A44TAC_17 Izzo 7
A44TAC_33 D'Avanzo 12
A44TAC_35 Piranomonte 17.5
OPT21B_34 Taubenberger 15.5
OPT21B_50 Franckowiak 2.5