Australian ESO Forum

Welcome to the Australian ESO user community forum. This site is intended to enhance the flow of information and ideas among experienced and prospective Australian users of ESO facilities and data. Here you will find blog postings from Australia’s representatives on ESO committees and ESO users, an overview of what ESO offers and how to apply, summaries of Australian demand for and allocations of ESO time, and more.

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New to ESO, and not sure where to start? Try looking here first.

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Read updates from your ESO committee representatives and other users, and give your feedback.

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Everything you need to know before applying for ESO observing time.

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See how Australian demand for ESO time evolves.

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Find out which Australian-led proposals were allocated time in each Period.

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See current or upcoming ESO events and access past ESO events in our archive.

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