The Yale-Palomar Remote Observing Facility, located at 46 Hillhouse in room 008, is currently open to Yale observers who have been awarded time on TripleSpec, WIRC, LFC, WaSP, and DBSP. Please read the Palomar Observatory Remote Observing Guidelines before submitting your request.
All Palomar ROF requests should be submitted at least four (4) weeks in advance of the scheduled observing run. The request must be made via the request form by the lead PI. Any scheduled observing runs not requested before the 4-week window will be assessed a late request fee of $100 if the run is approved.
Please complete the Yale Palomar ROF Request Form to submit your request for the Yale-Palomar ROF. Requests will receive a response within three (3) business days of submission.