Perseids 2017. Bolides over the OAJ

2017-Aug-08 12:40 all, observatory
Since May 2017 CEFCA is collaborating with the Spanish Photographic Meteor Network (SPMN) reporting bolides detected with those instruments at the OAJ. The Perseids have already started at the OAJ.
The Observatorio Astrofísico de Javalambre (OAJ) has announced the call for proposals for observing in the first semester of 2018 with T80Cam, the scientific, panoramic camera installed at JAST/T80.
The Observatorio Astrofísico de Javalambre (OAJ) has announced the call for proposals for observing in the second semester of 2017 with T80Cam, the scientific, panoramic camera installed at JAST/T80.
The certification process of the "Territorio Gúdar Javalambre" as Starlight Destination and Reserve has just successfully finished.
The Observatorio Astrofísico de Javalambre (OAJ) has announced the call for proposals for observing in the first semester of 2017 with T80Cam, the scientific, panoramic camera installed at JAST/T80.
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.
The Observatorio Astrofísico de Javalambre (OAJ) has announced its first call for proposals for observing with T80Cam, the scientific, panoramic camera installed at JAST/T80.
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, observatory, upad
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.

New seeing record at OAJ: 0.21

2010-Mar-29 13:05 all, observatory

Preliminary award of OAJ's construction contract

2010-Feb-18 13:15 all, observatory

Pico del Buitre's seismic activity report

2009-Aug-07 13:54 all, observatory
The Pico del Buitre's geotechnical study has determined that the project area is located on a rock mass of middle Jurassic age - Upper Jurassic. All excavation may be made by conventional mechanical means using hammer from time to time.