GRB Responses

Burst Optical Observer and Transient Exploring System    

( A world wide Network of Robotic Telescopes )

*2nd Epoch (TELMA 60cm + NTM500)

 

GRB (satellite) T(obs)-T(GRB) Magnitude Comments Publication
160927A Swift 1.01h r > 20 60x60s exposures, starting after sunset  
           
110223A Swift 228s r > 18 1st obs XXs after alert (reported in GCN 11755)  
110212A Swift 32.1s r> 16.5 1st obs 7.3s after alert (reported in GCN 11701)  
101112A Integral 109s r = 18 discovery 1st obs 31s after alert, no-z (reported in GCN 11398)  
101020A Swift 5.46h r > 18   (reported in GCN 11360)  
100614A Swift 6.9m r > 18 1st obs 18s after alert (reported in GCN 10839)  
100522A Swift 775s r > 15.5 1st obs 15s after alert (reported in GCN 10785)  
080605 Swift 56s r = 15 1st obs 43s after alert, 1st real-time reaction of TELMA, z = 1.69 (reported in GCN 7837)  
080603B Swift ? ? color LC, in ~manual mode during commissioning phase, z = 2.69

 

*1st Epoch (30cm + Paramount)

 

GRB (satellite) T(obs)-T(GRB) Comments Publication
080218 Swift 62.3s With the dome closed - bad weather (T50065)  
071112 Swift 62.8s clouds (T50044)
071109 Swift 58.5s W>13.0 (T50040) GCN 7047
071101 Swift 54.8s W>17.0 (T50038) GCN 7032
070810 Swift 121.3s ? (T50027)
070809 Swift 31.1s SHB. at dawn, overexposed. (T50024)
(070807) Swift 12.4s false (lost track) (T50021)
070721 Swift 19s reaction to a late x-ray alert (T50013)
070714 Swift 51.7s overexposed due to twilight (T50008)
070704 Swift 490s Dark LGRB (T50005)
(070615 -- Bootes2 is operational now with the repaired setup of Bootes1B)  
060105 Swift - imaging ended ~90s prior to the burst
051211A Swift simultaneous HETE-3979 N>10
050525 Swift simultaneous N>9  
050520 Swift simultaneaous -  
050421 Swift 8s N>9.0 GCN report
050215b Swift simultaneous N>10.0 GCN report
041226 Swift      
041224 Swift      
041016 Swift simultaneous N>7 (hodne nizko) GCN2822
030913 Swift 2h during daytime. HETE I>12 (WF) I>17.5 (NF)  
(030818) Swift 48s HETE-2812 SGR1805-20 1-21-49

 

Non-GRB triggers

GRB 100925A / MAXI J1659-152 12hr r = 16.6 +/- 0.1 (reported in GCN 11301)

Swift Trigger 420256 126 r > 18 (reported in GCNC 10656)

GRB 070610 / Sw 1955+2614 (reported in Nature 405, 506)

 

Notes: Technical downtime: Mar 2011-Jan 2012

On 080501, a new telescope & mount NTM400+60cm RC (TELMA) were installed at Bootes-2

On 080328, the former Bootes-2 Paramount+30cm is installed in Arenosillo at the Bootes-1 site.