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1. X-ray Visionary Projects (XVPs): Notice of Intent Reminder
2. POG Erratum: Table 6.4

Item 1: X-ray Visionary Projects (XVPs): Notice of Intent Reminder

All PIs planning to submit an XVP proposal are asked to submit a
Notice of Intent to the CXC Helpdesk ( by
22 Jan 2014. The Notice of Intent should be an ascii file including:
PI name, Title, Estimated exposure time, Preliminary list of co-Is,
Brief abstract. For more information please refer to the Cycle 16 Call
for Proposals Section 4.3.

Item 2: POG Erratum: Table 6.4

The Cycle 16 POG (published Dec. 12, 2013) contained incorrect values in Table 6.4.

Correct values are given below and in the online Errata list at  

Table 6.4: Aimpoint positions summarized in pixels (chip-x, chip-y)

ACIS-I : (932,  1009) in I3 no offsets
ACIS-I : (968,   972) in I3 with default offsets of ΔY=-18'', ΔZ=-18''
ACIS-S : (205,   480) in S3 no offsets
ACIS-S : (205,   516) in S3 with default offsets ΔY=+0'', ΔZ=-18''

The html version of the POG was updated on January 17th, 2014.


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