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Title: Switching the United Kingdom Infrared Telescope to remote operations

Authors: Tom Kerr

Abstract Submitted by: Tom Kerr

Institute/Affiliation: Joint Astronomy Centre

Abstract Type: talk

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I will describe the major changes UKIRT has undergone in the last few months as the observatory switches to operating in "Minimalist Mode". Among the topics covered will be the change in operations, how it was relatively easy to make these changes and the future operation of the telescope.