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2022A Proposal Planning Workshop

The Green Bank Telescope (GBT) Proposal Planning Workshop will provide the essential skills and knowledge needed to propose for telescope time on the worlds largest steerable telescope. This workshop is intended for new observers to learn how to proposal for this instrument as well as returning observers interested in learning the most up-to-date capabilities of the GBT. We will be host two identical workshops on Thursday July 22nd (2-5 pm EDT) and Tuesday July 27th (9-12 pm EDT).

All times listed below are in Eastern Daylight Time.

Thursday July 22nd schedule:

2:00 pm – 3:00 pm: Welcome, Overview of GBT Science, and GBT Capabilities

3:00 pm – 3:30 pm: Proposal Submission Tool

3:30 pm – 4:00 pm: Sensitivity Calculator

4:00 pm – 4:30 pm: Mapping Calculator

4:30 pm – 5:00 pm: Helpdesk, tips for a good proposal, and additional discussion

Tuesday July 27th schedule:

9:00 am – 10:00 am: Welcome, Overview of GBT Science, and GBT Capabilities

10:00 am – 10:30 am: Proposal Submission Tool

10:30 am – 11:00 am: Sensitivity Calculator

11:00 am – 11:30 am: Mapping Calculator

11:30 am – 12:00 pm: Helpdesk, tips for a good proposal, and additional discussion

A link to the registration page will be coming shortly.