Facilities

Name Telescope & Instrument
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Ningbo Education Xinjiang Observatory Telescope (NEXT) ASA 60 cm f/8 Ritchey-Chrétien + FLI 230-42 + Johnson-Cousins + Sloan filter set
22’x22′, 0.6″ pixel 3
Manage for Ningbo Bureau of Education and Xinjiang Astronomical Observatory
Half-Meter Telescope (HMT) 50 cm f/3.5 reflector + QHY-11
61’x42′ field, 0.9″ pixel 2
Built and donated by HMT Consortium (Chen Song, Cao Xi, Xing Zhigang, Fang Zhou, Shen Yanfang, Zhang Lei, Qiu Hongyun, Cheng Jiefeng)
Popular Supernova Project (PSP) Celestron 36 cm f/6.9 Schmidt-Cassegrain + QHY-9
25’x19′ field, 0.5″ pixel 3 Originally “Supernova and Asteroid Search (SASP)”, 2010-2015
Photometric Auxillary Telescope (PAT) ASA 30 cm f/3.6 reflector + FLI PL16803 + Johnson-Cousins + Sloan filter set
2ºx2º field, 1.7″ pixel 3
 
Xingming Public No. 5
Takahashi 25 cm f/10 reflector + SBIG ST8300M
20’x16′ field, 0.4″ pixel 2
Managed for Chan Yat-Ping
Comet Search Program (CSP) Takahashi 11 cm f/5.0 refractor + Apogee U16M + Sloan filter set 4ºx4º field, 3.5″ pixel 3
Formerly a 11 cm f/2.8 lens (2008-2010)
Enormous Areal Survey Telescope (EAST) Takahashi 11 cm f/3.6 refractor + QHY 50GX
7.4ºx5.5º field, 3.2″ pixel 2
Xingming Public No. 1
Takahashi 11 cm f/5.0 refractor + SBIG STL11000M
3.9ºx2.6º field, 3.5″ pixel 2
Managed for Chan Yat-Ping
Nova Search Program (NSP) 11 cm f/2.8 lens + Canon 350D
4.3ºx2.9º field, 4.5″ pixel 1