Status of the OTELO Project

Cepa, J.; Bongiovanni, A.; Perez Garcia, A. M.; Alfaro, E. J.; Castaneda, H. O.; Ederoclite, A.; Gonzalez, J. J.; Gonzalez-Serrano, J. I.; Sanchez-Portal, M.; Bland-Hawthorn, J.; Jones, D. H.; Gallego, J.; Rodriguez-Espinosa, J. M.
Highlights of Spanish Astrophysics VII, Proceedings of the X Scientific Meeting of the Spanish Astronomical Society (SEA), held in Valencia, July 9 - 13, 2012, Eds.: J.C. Guirado, L.M. Lara, V. Quilis, and J. Gorgas., pp.196-201 (2013).


The OTELO project is the extragalactic survey currently under way using the tunable filters of the OSIRIS instrument at the GTC. OTELO is already providing the deepest emission line object survey of the universe up to a redshift 7. In this contribution, the status of the survey and the first results obtained are presented.