OAJ Call for Proposals: Semester 2018A

2017-Aug-01 09:30 all, observatory
The Observatorio Astrofísico de Javalambre (OAJ) is pleased to announce the Call for Proposals for Semester 2018A (January 1st - June 30th, 2018). The deadline for proposal submissions is September 15th.

OAJ Call for Proposals: Semester 2017B

2017-Feb-01 09:30 all, observatory
The Observatorio Astrofísico de Javalambre (OAJ) is pleased to announce the Call for Proposals for Semester 2017B (July 1st - December 31st, 2017). The deadline for proposal submissions is March 15th.
The certification process of the "Territorio Gúdar Javalambre" as Starlight Destination and Reserve has just successfully finished.

CEFCA joins ESA's Euclid Mission

2016-Oct-25 11:45 all, observatory
A collaboration agreement between the Euclid Consortium of the European Space Agency (ESA)-led space mission Euclid- and the Centro de Estudios de Física del Cosmos de Aragón (CEFCA; Teruel) has been signed for the provision of ground based scientific data with the Observatorio Astrofísico de Javalambre to complement the observations of the Euclid space telescope.

OAJ Call for Proposals: Semester 2017A

2016-Aug-01 09:15 all, observatory
The Observatorio Astrofísico de Javalambre (OAJ) is pleased to announce the Call for Proposals for Semester 2017A (1st January - 30th June, 2017). The deadline for proposal submissions is September 15th.
The aluminizing vacuum chamber and the cleaning unit for the maintenance of JST/T250 and JAST/T80 telescope's mirrors arrived yesterday at the Observatorio Astrofísico de Javalambre (OAJ). The chamber has been designed by CEFCA and Vacuum Technology Associates Inc, DYNAVAC (Boston, United States), responsible for its manufacture.

OAJ Call for Proposals: Semester 2016B

2016-Feb-01 00:00 all, observatory
The Observatorio Astrofísico de Javalambre (OAJ) is pleased to announce its first Call for Proposals for Semester 2016B (1st July - 31st December, 2016). The deadline for proposal submissions is March 15th.
With the declaration of the OAJ (CEFCA's observatory) as ICTS, the center has received a recognition for its scientific, tecnological and innovative competitiveness and quality in the Spanish R&D system.
The Centro de Estudios de Física del Cosmos de Aragón (CEFCA) will receive 6.5 million euros from Fondo de Inversiones de Teruel (FITE). This fund was signed by the Gobierno de Aragón and Gobierno de España on November 30, 2012.

UPAD and OAJ control system installation begins

2012-Nov-30 10:57 all, upad, observatory
The Centro de Estudios de Física del Cosmos de Aragón (CEFCA) has installed the computer equipment for the robotic control of the Observatorio Astrofísico de Javalambre (OAJ) and the storage and processing of the first data that will be provided by the telescopes of the OAJ.