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Operations CXO Status Report

Friday 16 July 2010 10.00am EDT

During the last week Chandra completed the observing schedule as planned.

Of note this week was the "Accretion Processes in X-Rays: From White Drawfs to Quasars" science workshop being held in Boston.

Also of note this week was the announcement on Jul 13 of the Cycle 12 Peer Review recommended programs. For details see: http://cxc.harvard.edu/target_lists/cycle12/index.html

The schedule of targets for the next week is shown below and includes DDT observations of the source Cyg X-1 coordinated with RXTE, which was approved as a target of opportunity on Jul 14, observations of GX17+2 and GX13+1 coordinated with RXTE and and observation of TOO_XTEJ1752-223 coordinated with the VLA.

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Radiation Belts Jul 19 TOO_XTEJ1752-223 ACIS-S Jul 20 SDSSJ1230+3320 ACIS-S A1550 ACIS-S IC10 ACIS-S M82-SE ACIS-S M31 ACIS-I SDSSJ144052.60-0235 ACIS-S SgrB2 ACIS-I Radiation Belts Jul 22 CygX-1 ACIS-S/HETG 2PIGG_1671 ACIS-I ChandraDeepField-S ACIS-I Abell0578 ACIS-S Jul 23 SGR0418+5729 ACIS-S SDSSJ1201+2306 ACIS-S 0FGLJ1741.4-3046 ACIS-I Jul 24 GX13+1 ACIS-S/HETG GX17+2 ACIS-S/HETG CygX-1 ACIS-S/HETG Radiation Belts GX17+2 ACIS-S/HETG Jul 25 SDSSJ122342.81+5814 ACIS-S PSRJ1732-31 ACIS-S IRAS18059-3211 ACIS-I Jul 26

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All spacecraft subsystems continued to support nominal operations.

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