Current Submillimeter Plans
AST/RO
Continue to operate as a user facility instrument,
open to all on a proposal basis
Proposal for on-going operations to be submitted to
NSF OPP in June 2000
Existing complement of heterodyne receivers at
1.3mm, 650m, and 350m to remain in place
PoleSTAR, a 350m heterodyne array to be installed
in Nov 2000
U. Cologne Array AOS successfully tested on CSO
200m heterodyne receiver proposed to NSF
Astronomy by S. Yngvesson et al.
SPARO
Installed on VIPER, ongoing operations
SPIFI
First light on JCMT in April 1999
To be installed on AST/RO in November 2000
SP 10m
Proposal under consideration
Scheduled for installation in 2005