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XMM-Newton Announcement of Opportunity (AO-17)

22 August 2017

Proposals are solicited for observations with XMM-Newton in response to the seventeenth Announcement of Opportunity, AO-17, issued 22 August 2017. This AO covers the period May 2018 to April 2019 and is open to proposers from all over the world.

Full details of this Announcement of Opportunity, including all the relevant documentation, are given on the dedicated pages at the website of the XMM-Newton Science Operations Centre (SOC):

http://www.cosmos.esa.int/web/xmm-newton/ao17
 

Key milestones for AO17
Announcement of Opportunity 22 August 2017
Due date for Proposals (*) 6 October 2017 (12:00 UTC)
Final OTAC approved programme late December 2017
For approved proposals
Start of Phase II proposal submission 9 January 2018
Closure of Phase II proposal submission 2 February 2018
Start of AO-16 observations May 2018
(*) Please note that proposals must be prepared and submitted in electronic form using the XMM-Newton Remote Proposal Submission software. Access to this is via the XMM-Newton SOC AO17 web pages.


Last Update: 22 August 2017

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