EMIR Associate Science Team (EAST) is a scientific group in charge of developing an observing program complemen tary to that of GOYA, which might serve as a testing bed for all the kinds of science that EMIR can do. Hence EAST puts the emphasis on developing proposals which will exploit the most diverse capabilities of the spectrograph.
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