The paper describes the way the telescopes responded to these events, the damage that was caused, how we recovered from it, the modifications we have done to avoid some of this damage in future occasions, and lessons learned to face this type of events. Finally we will cover on how we pretend to upgrade the limited monitoring tools we currently have in place to measure the impact of earthquakes.
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Michiel van der Hoeven, Rolando Rogers, Mathew Rippa, Gabriel Perez, Vanessa Montes, Cristian Moreno, "Response to major earthquakes affecting Gemini twins," Proc. SPIE 9910, Observatory Operations: Strategies, Processes, and Systems VI, 99100R (15 July 2016);