Hired! New Proxy Queue Observer!

Monday, February 19, 2024

MDM has a new proxy queue observer—Justin Anderson!  Justin comes to us from The Ohio State University and is eager to start taking data as soon as later...

2024a Schedule now online

Wednesday, December 27, 2023

The 2024a schedule is now online and can be found here.

Queue observer has left MDM

Monday, October 16, 2023

Justin Rupert, MDM’s Queue Observer for a little more than the past 6 years, has moved on to a different position with the LBT Observatory.  We wish...

MDM phones online!

Friday, August 11, 2023

MDM phones have been established.  While this is good news, it is critical to note that there are distinct phone numbers for different areas, as well...

MDM phone line issues

Monday, June 26, 2023

Since the Contreras Fire, MDM has lost it’s traditional copper phone lines (x8660 and x8661).  Currently, the only available phone number at MDM is 520-318-8665...

What’s New at MDM Observatory?

The MDM Blog

Found below are items of interest that have recently occurred at MDM.  These could be anything from improvements to the instrumentation to some really interesting science using data from our telescopes.  If you have something you’d like added, send a comment to the address found below.