Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie

MPG 2.2m-telescope

Call for Proposals

There is currently  no active call for proposals (CfP). The next CfP for P96 is expected to be released by May 2015.


General Information

General information about the MPG 2.2m telescope on LaSilla is available via the ESO/MPG22 webpage.

The 2.2m-telescope on La Silla is a twin of the 2.2m-telescope on Calar Alto. A new agreement between MPIA and ESO is in place, and regulates access to the telescope during the April 1, 2013 - September 30, 2016, period. 

The instruments available are the

Users of GROND please see GROND description and  preparation of GROND OBs.

MPIA observers and PIs please see
information for PIs and service observers from MPIA

Director's Discretionary Time (DDT) is available during MPIA observing blocks.

Observing programmes scheduled during MPIA may be interrupted  by GROND/ToO triggers from the GROND group at the MPE, unless otherwise flagged in the observing schedule. Please see rules for ToO interrupts at the 2.2m telescope.

Observing schedules

P94: Oct 2014 - Mar 2015
P93: Apr 2014 - Sep 2014
P92: Sep 2013 - Mar 2014
P91: Apr 2013 - Sep 2013
Schedules for P83 - P90

Responsible: Roland Gredel
Last updated:   December 17, 2014