AKARI Post-Helium (Phase3) Mission 2nd year Operation
Call for Proposal
Page Opened : 09/05/27
Last Update : 09/09/22
2008/09/22: Phase 3-II Open Time approved programmes.
2009/06/18: Proposal submission page open.
2009/06/18: Duplication tool and visibility tool available.
2009/06/15: Blocked target list becomes available.
2009/05/27: Page opened.
[Phase 3-II Open Time approved programmes]
This announcement concerns observations to be performed in the AKARI
post-Helium phase (Phase 3), in which imaging and spectroscopic
capabilities are available in the 1.8 to 5.5 micron range.
The Phase 3-II observation period starts on October 15th, 2009 for one year.
Twenty per cent of the total observing opportunities (number of pointings)
are reserved for programmes from individuals and teams from institutes
located in Japan and Korea.
Another ten per cent is reserved for the scientists in the ESA member states.
Please refer to the ESAC/ESA page.
[Deadline for submission]
The deadline for proposals submission is 6 July, 2009, 9:00 UT.
Proposals shall be submitted in electronic form using the AKARI Proposal Submission Tool. (09/06/18 Open!)
- Announcement of Opportunity: Call for Observing Proposals for Japan/Korea Open Time [PDF; 274 KB]
A document providing the necessary information about the policies adopted
and the procedures to be followed.
- AKARI Observer's Manual for Phase 3 ver. 1.2.[PDF; 1.9 MB] [PS; 3.0 MB]
A document which describes the mission, scientific instruments and
observing modes, the instrument performance, including guidelines for
the observation planning.
- AKARI Fact Sheet[PDF; 682 kB]
Two pages summary of AKARI satellite and the IRC instruments, observation modes.
- Sky visibility maps (09/06/18)
Sky visibility available for the Phase 3 Open Time observations.
- Description of Mission Program (MP) Observations
Any questions about the AKARI Open Time observations by
the Japan/Korea scientists, please consult the ISAS Helpdesk
(iris_help @ ir.isas.jaxa.jp).
The European observers are requested to contact
ESA AKARI Helpdesk.
iris_help @ ir.isas.jaxa.jp