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Programs: 207
Nights: 674.521
Approved NOAO Survey Programs



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Carleo, Ilaria Wesleyan University 2020B-0081 CTIO 1.5m-SVC 6.7

Unveiling the history of the warm Jupiters


Dell'Antonio, Ian Brown University 2019A-0308 CTIO 4m 5

LoVoCCS: the Local Volume Complete Cluster Survey


Drlica-Wagner, Alex Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory 2019A-0305 CTIO 4m 22

DECam Local Volume Exploration Survey


Hardegree-Ullman, Kevin California Institute of Technology--IPAC 2019A-0364 CTIO SOAR 5

Atmospheric Survey of Giant Exoplanets Discovered by TESS


Leauthaud, Alexie University of California, Santa Cruz 2020B-0288 CTIO 4m 6

The Merian Survey: Characterizing Dark Matter, Feedback, and Black Holes in Star-Forming Dwarf Galaxies


Lee, Kyoung-Soo Purdue University 2020B-0201 CTIO 4m 8

A 100 Deg^2 DECam Narrow-band Survey for the LSST Era: Tracing the Largest Cosmic Structures in the Distant Universe


Penny, Matthew Ohio State University 2019A-0315 CTIO 4m 8

Multi-band Imaging Survey for High-Alpha PlanetS (MISHAPS): Surveying the demographics of transiting hot Jupiters in the alpha-rich Galactic bulge


Shen, Yue University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign 2019A-0065 CTIO 4m 1.5

DECam Early Imaging of AGN Reverberation Mapping Fields in SDSS-V


Trilling, David Northern Arizona University 2019A-0337 CTIO 4m 10

The Deep DECam Outer Solar System Survey (DDOSSS)

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Approved Chandra Programs



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Zepf, Steve Michigan State University 2018B-0927 CTIO SOAR 1

The Nature of the Two Globular Cluster ULXs in the Galaxy NGC 4472

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Approved Long Term Programs



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Aydi, Elias Michigan State University 2021A-0042 MtWilson CHARA 2

Imaging the Evolution and Expansion of Nova Ejecta


Boyajian, Tabetha LSU 2021A-0141 MtWilson CHARA 3

Diameters and Temperatures of Main-Sequence FG Stars


Brout, Dillon University of Pennsylvania 2020B-0053 CTIO 4m 3.5

The Next Generation of Low Redshift Cosmology with Type Ia Supernovae


Collins, Karen Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics 2020B-0202 LCO 1m 30

Coordinated Time-series Photometric Follow-up of TESS Planet Candidates


Cooke, Jeffrey Swinburne University of Technology 2020B-0253 CTIO 4m 3

Deeper, Wider, Faster: All-wavelength, real-time detection of fast transients and fast radio burst counterparts


Ellis, Tyler Louisiana State University 2021A-0247 MtWilson CHARA 4

Radii of late type-dwarfs, exoplanet hosts, and exoplanet host candidates


Gallenne, Alexandre European Southern Observatory 2019A-0071 MtWilson CHARA 4

Multiplicity of Galactic Cepheids from long-baseline interferometry


Malhotra, Sangeeta NASA Goddard Space Flight Center 2018B-0327 CTIO 4m 5

Lyman Alpha Galaxies in the Epoch of Reionization


Rest, Armin Space Telescope Science Institute 2020A-0415 CTIO 4m 3

Photometric Time Series of Carinae's Great Eruption


Rest, Armin Space Telescope Science Institute 2021A-0275 CTIO 4m 9.5

The Young Supernova Experiment


Shen, Yue University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign 2021A-0037 CTIO 4m 2

DECam Imaging of AGN Reverberation Mapping Fields in SDSS-V


Sheppard, Scott Carnegie Institution of Washington 2020B-0300 CTIO 4m 3

A Uniform Survey for Extreme Trans-Neptunian Objects


Smart, Richard National Institute for Astrophysics (INAF) 2020B-0147 CTIO SOAR 3

Constraining ultra-cool dwarf formation throughout the history of the Galaxy using the 30pc sample.


Tokovinin, Andrei NSF's NOIRLab 2020A-0006 CTIO 1.5m-SVC 1

Spectroscopic orbits in nearby triple systems


Tokovinin, Andrei NSF's NOIRLab 2020B-0009 CTIO SOAR 1.5

Orbits of compact triple systems and binaries


Treu, Tommaso University of California, Los Angeles 2021A-0152 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.66

A reverberation mapping black hole mass measurement at z=2.82


Valenti, Stefano University of California, Davis 2020B-0043 LCO 1m 23

The Global Supernova Project


Valenti, Stefano University of California, Davis 2020B-0043 LCO 2m 6

The Global Supernova Project


Vrijmoet, Eliot Halley RECONS Institute & Georgia State University 2020B-0030 CTIO SOAR 1.5

Orbital Architectures of M Dwarf Binaries

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Approved Regular Programs



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Afşar, Melike University of Texas, Austin 2021A-0201 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.93

High-resolution near-infrared spectroscopy of dust-obscured open clusters in the Galactic Bulge


Ahumada, Tomas University of Maryland 2021A-0302 GEM-N GEM-NQ 2.47

Black and Gold: Discovering and Characterizing OIR Counterparts to Compact Binary Mergers


Anugu, Narsireddy University of Arizona 2021A-0258 MtWilson CHARA 1.5

Four planet hosting HR8977 system is a inner binary?


Anugu, Narsireddy University of Arizona 2021A-0267 MtWilson CHARA 3

Binary-disk interactions in post-AGB circumbinary disks


Barlow, Brad High Point University 2021A-0256 CTIO SOAR 4

The EREBOS Project: Understanding the Impact of Substellar Objects on Late Stellar Evolution


Bean, Jacob University of Chicago 2021A-0033 GEM-N GEM-NQ 6

A uniform survey of TESS's M dwarf planets with MAROON-X


Beard, Corey University of California, Irvine 2020A-0253 KPNO WIYNQ 2.2

Simultaneous Observations of Kepler Objects With TESS and NEID


Beatty, Thomas University of Arizona 2021A-0266 CTIO 1.5m-SVC 2

RV Confirmation of Bright TESS Hot Jupiters


Beatty, Thomas University of Arizona 2021A-0269 MINERVA-AustralisQ 1

Characterising HD 5687 to Support NIRCam Exoplanet Observations


Betti, Sarah University of Massachusetts, Amherst 2021A-0261 CTIO SOAR 1

Probing the Accretion Paradigm for Substellar Objects


Blanchard, Peter Northwestern University 2021A-0316 GEM-N GEM-NQ 1.1

Probing the Power Sources of Superluminous Supernovae with Nebular Phase Spectroscopy


Blanchard, Peter Northwestern University 2021A-0316 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.66

Probing the Power Sources of Superluminous Supernovae with Nebular Phase Spectroscopy


Bouma, Luke Princeton University 2021A-0035 MINERVA-AustralisQ 2

Confirming and Characterizing Transiting Planets Around Young Stars


Bouy, Herve University of Bordeaux, France 2021A-0011 CTIO 1.5m-SVC 6.5

The star formation history in Upper Scorpius and Ophiuchus


Bowler, Brendan University of Texas, Austin 2020A-0350 KPNO WIYNQ 2

Transforming Yields of Direct Imaging Planet Searches with Young Accelerating Stars


Boyajian, Tabetha LSU 2021A-0123 LCO 1m 2.5

KIC 8462852: Wheres The Flux now?


Brucker, Melissa Lunar and Planetary Lab 2021A-0346 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.2

ToO: Spacewatch Recovery of Hazardous Near-Earth Objects


Brucker, Melissa Lunar and Planetary Lab 2021A-0346 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.2

ToO: Spacewatch Recovery of Hazardous Near-Earth Objects


Bublitz, Jesse NRAO Greenbank Facility 2021A-0340 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.18

H2 in NGC 6302: Tracing Shocks and Molecules Too!


Buckley-Geer, Elizabeth Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory 2021A-0188 GEM-S GEM-SQ 2.67

A Galaxy Redshift Survey of the Line-of-Sight Environments of Two Lensed Quasar Quads


Bufanda, Erica University of Hawaii 2021A-0285 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.67

Volatile Vehicles to the Past: Characterizing the Colors Evolution of Long Period Comets


Burt, Jennifer Jet Propulsion Laboratory 2020A-0450 KPNO WIYNQ 2.12

Precisely Characterizing the Stellar Variability in the Targets of Future Direct Imaging Surveys


Burt, Jennifer Jet Propulsion Laboratory 2021A-0299 GEM-N GEM-NQ 1.35

Spanning the gap: probing the radius gap of small planets with MAROON-X and TESS


Caballero-Nieves, Saida Florida Institute of Technology 2021A-0234 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.6

A Closer look at Be star Multiplicity properties


Casares, Jorge Instituto de Astrofisica de Canarias 2021A-0041 CTIO SOAR 2

Proving a dynamical BH in the historical X-ray transient GRS 1716-249


Chapman, Scott Dalhousie University 2021A-0369 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.6

NIR spectroscopy and imaging for a sample of SPT-SMG lensed systems.


Cheng, Yu University of Virginia 2021A-0292 GEM-S GEM-SQ 1.19

NIR imaging of a massive infrared dark cloud


Citro, Annalisa University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee 2021A-0133 CTIO 4m 2

The Extreme Census of the Local Universe: Building a large sample of nearby, highly-ionized galaxies


Clark, Catherine Lowell Observatory 2021A-0259 MtWilson CHARA 2

MIRC-X Survey of Potential Low-Mass Exoplanet Hosts


Colon, Knicole NASA Goddard Space Flight Center 2020A-0257 KPNO WIYN 0.5

Photometric Characterization of K2 and TESS Exoplanets with WIYN


Corlies, Paul Massachusetts Institute of Technology (EAPS) 2021A-0291 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.64

Investigating seasonal changes in Titan's meteorology through cloud monitoring with GSAOI


Crossfield, Ian Kansas University 2020A-0077 KPNO WIYNQ 0.38

Diving in: Confirming small planets in the APF deep field with NEID


Crossfield, Ian Kansas University 2020A-0269 KPNO WIYNQ 0.85

Spin-Orbit Alignment of a 2.6R_E sub-Neptune Orbiting a V=6.9 mag Star


Curtis, Jason American Museum of Natural History 2021A-0321 GEM-N GEM-N-SVC 0.39

The chemical composition of NGC 7092: a 400 Myr old benchmark for gyrochronology


Davis, Brian Pennsylvania State University 2021A-0056 GEM-N GEM-NQ 1.07

Massive Progenitors in Old Populations: Constraining Models of AGB Stellar Evolution


De, Kishalay California Institute of Technology 2021A-0112 LCO 1m 4

Unveiling the power sources of rare, hydrogen-poor transients in ZTF with LCO follow-up


De, Kishalay California Institute of Technology 2021A-0112 LCO 2m 2.4

Unveiling the power sources of rare, hydrogen-poor transients in ZTF with LCO follow-up


Debes, John Space Telescope Science Institute 2021A-0184 GEM-N GEM-NQ 1.4

Characterizing white dwarfs in benchmark binaries


Debes, John Space Telescope Science Institute 2021A-0184 GEM-S GEM-SQ 1.58

Characterizing white dwarfs in benchmark binaries


Dong, Jiayin Pennsylvania State University 2021A-0147 CTIO 1.5m-SVC 6

Validation and Radial Velocity Follow-Up of Warm Jupiters Discovered in Year 1 Full-Frame Images


Dong, Jiayin Pennsylvania State University 2021A-0147 LCO 1m 5

Validation and Radial Velocity Follow-Up of Warm Jupiters Discovered in Year 1 Full-Frame Images


Dong, Jiayin Pennsylvania State University 2021A-0147 MINERVA-AustralisQ 4

Validation and Radial Velocity Follow-Up of Warm Jupiters Discovered in Year 1 Full-Frame Images


Dragomir, Diana University of New Mexico 2021A-0260 LCO 1m 9.5

Establishing the TESS Mission's Legacy of Long-Period Planets


El-Badry, Kareem University of California, Berkeley 2021A-0079 LCO 1m 1.5

Spectral disentangling of a mass-transfer binary with NRES


Ennis, Ana Ines Observatorio Astronomico de La Plata 2021A-0108 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.13

Breaking into the Pentagon: A look at the evolutionary history of NGC 6776


Esplin, Taran The University of Arizona 2021A-0006 CTIO 4m 4

Characterizing a New Young Nearby Association


Evans, Nancy Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics 2018B-0039 MtWilson CHARA 1

The Dynamical Mass of Polaris, the Nearest Cepheid: The Periastron Campaign


Fernández-Trincado, José G. Universidad de Atacama 2021A-0379 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.23

Weighing the heavily obscured Globular Cluster UKS 1 with IGRINS


Foley, Ryan University of California, Santa Cruz 2021A-0239 LCO 1m 9.4

Young Supernova Experiment


Foley, Ryan University of California, Santa Cruz 2021A-0239 LCO 2m 2.4

Young Supernova Experiment


Foley, Ryan University of California, Santa Cruz 2021A-0297 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.15

Measuring the Effect of Progenitor Metallicity on Type Ia Supernova Distance Estimates


Foley, Ryan University of California, Santa Cruz 2021A-0297 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.15

Measuring the Effect of Progenitor Metallicity on Type Ia Supernova Distance Estimates


Fong, Wen-fai Northwestern University 2021A-0286 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.76

Probing the Properties of Neutron Star Mergers: Rapid Observations of Short Gamma-ray Bursts


Fong, Wen-fai Northwestern University 2021A-0286 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.76

Probing the Properties of Neutron Star Mergers: Rapid Observations of Short Gamma-ray Bursts


Franson, Kyle University of Texas, Austin 2021A-0279 CTIO SOAR 1

Optimizing Target Selection of Direct Imaging Planet Campaigns using Accelerating Stars


Gaspar, Gaia Universidad Nacional de Cordoba (Observatorio) 2021A-0377 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.23

Nearby AGNs resolved with F2


Gelino, Christopher California Institute of Technology--IPAC 2021A-0167 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.66

Determining the low-mass cutoff for star formation


Gezer, Ilknur University of Warsaw 2021A-0169 GEM-N GEM-NQ 1.98

Microlensing black hole and their masses from Gaia


Gezer, Ilknur University of Warsaw 2021A-0169 GEM-S GEM-SQ 1.98

Microlensing black hole and their masses from Gaia


Giacalone, Steven University of California, Berkeley 2021A-0270 LCO 1m 2.2

Confirming the host stars of TESS Objects of Interest: Validating Neptune-size planets around A stars by ruling out eclipsing binaries around nearby stars


Graham, Melissa L. Rubin Observatory, University of Washington 2021A-0113 CTIO 4m 8

Deep Drilling in the Time Domain with DECam


Guenther, Maximilian MIT (Torres Fellow) 2021A-0368 MINERVA-AustralisQ 12

Hunting for Warm Jupiters with TESS, NGTS, CHIRON and MINERVA-Australis: Delivering Prime Candidates to JWST


Gupta, Arvind Pennsylvania State University 2020A-0400 KPNO WIYNQ 2.8

Radial Velocity Follow-up Observations of TESS Single-Transit Events


Hartman, Joel Princeton University 2021A-0045 LCO 1m 24

Confirming and Characterizing Transiting Planets From HAT+TESS with LCO


Hartman, Joel Princeton University 2021A-0045 LCO 2m 4

Confirming and Characterizing Transiting Planets From HAT+TESS with LCO


Hebb, Leslie Hobart and William Smith Colleges 2021A-0200 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.46

Direct mass measurements of the newly discovered young eclipsing binary system, MML 48


Hebb, Leslie Hobart and William Smith Colleges 2021A-0262 CTIO 1.5m-SVC 1.4

Rossiter McLaughlin effect for a 16 Myr old pre-main sequence eclipsing binary


Henry, Todd RECONS Institute / Georgia State University 2021A-0186 GEM-S GEM-SQ 2.2

Completing a Speckle Survey for Companions to a Volume-Limited Sample of 1265 of the Nearest K Dwarfs


Hinkle, Kenneth NSF's NOIRLab 2021A-0047 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.19

Exploring the Violent History of SyXB Systems


Ho, Anna University of California, Berkeley 2021A-0154 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.44

A Rapid Response to the Youngest ZTF Explosions


Howell, Steve NASA Ames Research Center 2020A-0044 KPNO WIYNQ 4

Validation and Characterization of TESS Exoplanets


Hughes, Allison University of Ariozna 2021A-0252 SSO AAT 2

Globular Cluster Kinematics and Substructure in Centaurus A's Halo


Hynes, Robert Louisiana State University 2021A-0216 GEM-S GEM-SQ 1

X-ray Selected Symbiotic Binaries in the Chandra Source Catalog


Ji, Alexander Carnegie Observatories 2021A-0272 CTIO 4m 1.5

Photometric Metallicities of Faint Dwarf Galaxies


Jones, David University of California, Santa Cruz 2021A-0343 GEM-N GEM-NQ 2.32

Using HST and Gemini to build a Near-Infrared Model of Type Ia Supernovae


Jung, Intae NASA Goddard Space Flight Center 2021A-0350 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.62

Near-infrared Spectroscopy of an Extremely-Large Equivalent-width Lyman-alpha Emitter at z=7.608


Kalari, Venu Universidad de Chile 2021A-0096 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.55

3D kinematical substructure in the Gamma 2 Vel filamentary star formation relic


Kanbur, Shashi State University of New York, Oswego, USA 2021A-0025 GEM-S GEM-SQ 1.84

Calibrating H-band Period-Luminosity-Metallicity relation for RR Lyrae variables in the globular clusters


Kasliwal, Mansi California Institute of Technology 2021A-0215 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.69

Spectroscopic classification of potential neutrino counterparts identified by ZTF


Kastner, Joel Rochester Institute of Technology 2021A-0197 GEM-N GEM-NQ 2.02

Mapping the chemo-dynamical birthsites of young, kinematically-hot stars near the Sun


Kerr, Ronan University of Texas, Austin 2021A-0265 SSO AAT 2

Exploring the Star Formation History and Dynamics of the Sco-Cen Association


Khatu, Viraja University of Western Ontario 2021A-0372 GEM-N GEM-NQ 2.23

Determining the Broad Line Structure of the Binary Supermassive Black Hole Candidate Markarian 6


Kilic, Mukremin University of Oklahoma, Norman 2021A-0007 CTIO SOAR 3

The ELM Survey South: An Efficient Search for Short Period Double White Dwarfs


Kilic, Mukremin University of Oklahoma, Norman 2021A-0023 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.56

The Ultracool White Dwarf Sequence


Kilic, Mukremin University of Oklahoma, Norman 2021A-0023 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.26

The Ultracool White Dwarf Sequence


Kilpatrick, Charles Northwestern University 2021A-0135 LCO 2m 1.3

Constraining Supernova Progenitor Systems with the LCO Global Telescope Network


Kishimoto, Makoto Kyoto Sangyo University 2021A-0013 MtWilson CHARA 2.5

AGN torus: dissecting the dusty wind launching region


Kotulla, Ralf University of Wisconsin, Madison 2021A-0117 CTIO 4m 4

Giant-Dwarf galaxy interactions as channel of galaxy pre-processing in groups


Kraus, Adam University of Texas, Austin 2020A-0330 KPNO WIYNQ 4

Unveiling the Impact of Binary Stars on Planet Occurrence with Gaia


Kunder, Andrea Saint Martin's University 2021A-0281 SSO AAT 1

Confirming a kiloparsec-scale nuclear ring in the Milky Way


Lebofsky, Larry University of Arizona 2021A-0238 LCO 2m 0.4

Astrometric Follow-up of VIs and PHAs


Lilly, Eva Planetary Science Institute 2021A-0298 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.6

The Multifaceted Characterization of Centaur Activity


Lin, Hsing-Wen University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 2021A-0062 CTIO 4m 2.5

Deep L5 Neptunian Trojan Survey


Luhman, Kevin Pennsylvania State University 2021A-0012 CTIO 4m 3

Toward a Complete Census of Stars in Upper Scorpius


Luhman, Kevin Pennsylvania State University 2021A-0015 CTIO 4m 1

A Spectroscopic Census of Stars Associated with the Lupus Clouds


Maccarone, Thomas Texas Technical University 2021A-0118 LCO 1m 1.6

Understanding binary evolution at low metallicity


Mann, Andrew University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 2021A-0080 GEM-S GEM-SQ 1.85

How often are planet-forming disks aligned with their host stars?


McCullough, Peter Space Telescope Science Institute 2021A-0290 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.93

Probing the Radius Valley with the Nearest TESS mini-Neptunes


Meech, Karen University of Hawaii 2021A-0092 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.13

3I - Characterizing the Third Interstellar Object


Miller, Bryan NSF's NOIRLab 2021A-0244 CTIO 4m 1.5

Neighbourhood Watch: A Survey of Baryonic Substructures in the Nearby Universe


Moss, Adam University of Oklahoma, Norman 2021A-0032 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.5

Minute-Scale Variations in Magnetic White Dwarfs


Moss, Adam University of Oklahoma, Norman 2021A-0032 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.25

Minute-Scale Variations in Magnetic White Dwarfs


Munoz-Vergara, Dania Universidad de La Serena 2021A-0381 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.24

Resolving gas kinematics and chemical abundances in local analogues of high redshift galaxies


Nielsen, Eric New Mexico State University 2021A-0254 LCO 1m 5

Orbits of Moving Group Binaries: Constaining the Ages of Planet-Hosting Moving Groups with LCO/NRES radial velocities


Nielsen, Eric New Mexico State University 2021A-0313 GEM-S GEM-SQ 2.13

Orbits of Moving Group Binaries: Constraining the Ages of Planet-Hosting Moving Groups using IGRINS radial velocities


Orton, Glenn Jet Propulsion Laboratory 2021A-0090 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.48

Near-Infrared Imaging of Jupiter's Cloud and Haze Variations Simultaneous with the Juno Mission


Pantoja, Blake Bucknell University 2021A-0325 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.44

Spectroscopic Follow-up of the Youngest and Widest Planetary-Mass Brown Dwarf Binary


Pavlov, George Pennsylvania State University 2021A-0204 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.26

The study of the pulsar J1741-2054 and its wind nebula in the near-IR


Peng, Eric Peking University 2021A-0356 GEM-N GEM-NQ 2.61

Caught in the act: A spectroscopic survey of Virgo cluster ultra-compact dwarfs with stellar envelopes


Peterson, Bradley Ohio State University 2021A-0049 GEM-N GEM-NQ 2.55

The first near-IR spectroscopic campaign in conjunction with an approved Hubble Space Telescope UV campaign to map the outer accretion disk and its associated ionized gas and dust


Pino, Lorenzo Universiteit van Amsterdam 2021A-0199 GEM-N GEM-NQ 1.2

Chemistry and climate of a ultra-hot Jupiter from spectrally- and time- resolved day-side emission spectroscopy


Prato, Lisa Lowell Observatory 2021A-0009 CTIO 4m 2

Is There Star Formation in the Aquila Rift?


Puzia, Thomas H. Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile 2021A-0373 GEM-S GEM-SQ 1.55

The GeMS/GSAOI Galactic Globular Cluster Survey (G4CS)


Quinn, Sam Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics 2021A-0268 CTIO 1.5m-SVC 15

Characterization of TESS planet hosts with CHIRON


Rajagopal, Jayadev NSF's NOIRLab 2021A-0253 MtWilson CHARA 4

Radii of NEID-targeted exoplanet hosts and exoplanet host candidates with CHARA/MIRC-X


Rasmussen, Kaitlin University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 2021A-0060 CTIO 1.5m-SVC 1

New Worlds Around Ancient Stars: Exploring the History of Planet Formation with the SEAMSTRESS Survey


Rasmussen, Kaitlin University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 2021A-0060 LCO 1m 3.6

New Worlds Around Ancient Stars: Exploring the History of Planet Formation with the SEAMSTRESS Survey


Rector, Travis University of Alaska Anchorage 2021A-0010 CTIO 4m 1

NOIRLab Legacy Imaging


Reed, Draco University of Minnesota 2021A-0058 LCO 2m 2.1

Spectroscopic Follow-up of ZTF's Candidate Eclipsing White Dwarf Binaries


Richardson, Noel Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University 2021A-0098 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.86

WCd stars: Does dust only form in binary systems?


Rizzuto, Aaron University of Texas, Austin 2021A-0063 MINERVA-AustralisQ 4

The Mass of the Young Hot-Jupiter HIP 67522 b


Rodriguez, Joseph Michigan State University 2021A-0137 MINERVA-AustralisQ 7

Confirmation and Characterization of Dynamically Young Jupiters to Understand Giant Planet Migration


Roediger, Joel Herzberg Institute of Astrophysics 2021A-0370 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.83

The Formation Epochs and Timescales of Dwarf Galaxies in Clusters


Roy, Arpita California Institute of Technology 2020A-0233 KPNO WIYNQ 1.5

Direct Detection of Reflected Light from 51 Pegasi b


Rudnick, Gregory University of Kansas 2021A-0363 GEM-N GEM-NQ 2.44

The Timescale of Star Formation Quenching in Large Scale Structures Around Galaxy Clusters


Ryde, Nils Department of Astronomy and Theoretical Physics 2021A-0050 GEM-S GEM-SQ 3.62

Chemical Characterization of Giants in the Galactic Center


Sandquist, Eric San Diego State University 2021A-0276 MtWilson CHARA 3

Precise Ages from Masses - Bright Resolved Binaries in Praesepe and Coma Ber Clusters


Scarlata, Claudia University of Minnesota 2021A-0255 CTIO 4m 5

The LOwest MEtallicity GAlaxy survey


Shporer, Avi Massachusetts Institute of Technology 2020A-0125 KPNO WIYNQ 0.5

Radial Velocity Confirmation of TESS Warm Jupiter Candidates


Shporer, Avi Massachusetts Institute of Technology 2021A-0119 CTIO 1.5m-SVC 3

Radial Velocity Confirmation of TESS Warm Jupiter Candidates


Soraisam, Monika NSF's NOIRLab 2017A-0281 CTIO 4m 4

Time Domain Imaging of Archetypical Galaxies


Stahl, Asa Rice University 2021A-0333 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.27

Fully Constraining A Pre-Main Sequence Binary


Strausbaugh, Robert University of the Virgin Islands 2021A-0114 LCO 1m 0.7

Searching for Signals from the First Stars


Strauss, Michael Princeton University 2021A-0027 GEM-N GEM-NQ 3.36

Near-IR snapshot survey of low-luminosity quasars beyond z~6


Terreran, Giacomo Northwestern University 2021A-0330 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.88

Pursuing the afterlife: late-time observations of stripped-envelope supernovae


Tetarenko, Bailey University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 2021A-0083 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.93

Mapping the structure of black hole accretion discs with Gemini/GMOS


Tetarenko, Bailey University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 2021A-0083 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.93

Mapping the structure of black hole accretion discs with Gemini/GMOS


Tetarenko, Alexandra East Asian Observatory 2021A-0091 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.97

Probing Relativistic Jets through Optical Timing Observations of X-ray Binaries


Tollerud, Erik Space Telescope Science Institute 2021A-0284 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.63

Tying Loose Threads: Gemini Follow-up of Candidate SAGA Satellite Galaxies Around Milky Way Analog


Tollerud, Erik Space Telescope Science Institute 2021A-0284 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.81

Tying Loose Threads: Gemini Follow-up of Candidate SAGA Satellite Galaxies Around Milky Way Analog


Torres, Guillermo Center for Astrophysics $vert$ Harvard & Smithsonian 2021A-0008 MtWilson CHARA 3.5

Dynamical masses, radii, and age of Castor A and B


Trakhtenbrot, Benny Tel Aviv University 2021A-0240 LCO 2m 1.4

Mapping the Diversity and Emission Mechanisms of SMBH-related Transients


Treister, Ezequiel Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile 2021A-0380 GEM-S GEM-SQ 1

Hidden Mergers in Luminous Obscured AGN


Trilling, David Northern Arizona University 2021A-0341 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.4

Spatially resolved imaging of Near Earth Objects with Gemini's Speckle Cameras


Troja, Eleonora University of Maryland 2021A-0198 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.5

Mapping the diversity of neutron star mergers with rapid Gemini observations of short gamma-ray bursts


Troja, Eleonora University of Maryland 2021A-0198 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.5

Mapping the diversity of neutron star mergers with rapid Gemini observations of short gamma-ray bursts


Trouille, Laura Adler Planetarium 2021A-0109 CTIO 1.5m-SVC 4

Follow-up of Candidate Transiting Planets Discovered by Citizen Scientists in TESS Data


Vivas, Kathy NSF's NOIRLab 2021A-0124 CTIO 4m 1

Is Crater II disrupting?


Wang, Sharon Xuesong Carnegie Institution for Science 2020A-0255 KPNO WIYNQ 0.7

RVxTESS: Characterizing Stellar Activity on M dwarfs with Simultaneous TESS and NEID Observations


Wang, Feige University of Arizona 2021A-0089 GEM-N GEM-NQ 1.9

Probing reionization-era quasar environment with narrow band imaging


Wei-Chun, Jao Georgia State University 2021A-0163 GEM-N GEM-NQ 1

Resolving binaries close to the gap in the lower main sequence


Willner, Steven Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics 2021A-0046 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.4

Disentangling radiating particle properties and jet physics from M87 multi-wavelength variability


Winkler, P Frank Middlebury College 2021A-0026 GEM-S GEM-SQ 1.19

Velocity Broadening for a Large Sample of M83 Supernova Remnants


Winkler, P Frank Middlebury College 2021A-0179 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.97

Seeking a Reliable Sample of Supernova Remnants in the Magellanic Irregular Galaxy NGC4449


Winters, Jennifer Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics 2021A-0176 GEM-N GEM-NQ 2.2

Searching the Nearby M Dwarfs for Stellar Companions at Solar System Scales


Wong, Ian Massachusetts Institute of Technology 2020A-0194 KPNO WIYNQ 0.5

Exploring the desert: Precise radial velocity confirmation of TESS sub- Saturn candidates


Worseck, Gabor Universitat Potsdam 2021A-0164 GEM-N GEM-NQ 2.6

The First Measurement of the Distribution of Quasar Lifetimes with the HeII Proximity Effect


Zalesky, Joseph Arizona State University 2021A-0345 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.94

Exploring Thermal Inversions in Hot Jupiters with IGRINS


Zenteno, Alfredo NSF's NOIRLab 2021A-0149 CTIO 4m 10.5

The DECam eROSITA Survey (DeROSITAS)

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Approved Indiana Programs



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Carr, David Indiana University 2021A-0393 KPNO WIYN 10

SFACT: A New Deep Narrow-Band Imaging Survey with WIYN


Deliyannis, Constantine Indiana University 2021A-0404 KPNO WIYN 4

Stellar Physics via Li in M67, NGC 2158, M41, and NGC 2194


Pilachowski, Catherine Indiana University 2021A-0398 KPNO WIYNQ 0.7

Deuterium in Metal-Poor Stars


Pilachowski, Catherine Indiana University 2021A-0400 KPNO WIYN 2

Identifying Multiple Populations in Globular Clusters with Infrared Photometry


Rhode, Katherine Indiana University 2021A-0395 KPNO WIYN 5

WIYN ODI Imaging of Ultra-Compact High Velocity Clouds and Almost-Dark Galaxies from ALFALFA


van Zee, Liese Indiana University 2021A-0383 KPNO WIYN 6

Ionized Gas Kinematics and the Chemical Evolution of Nearby Galaxies


Wang, Songhu Indiana University Bloomington 2021A-0394 KPNO WIYNQ 7.8

Are Multi-Planetary Systems Spin-Orbit Aligned?

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Approved Missouri Programs



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Yan, Haojing University of Missouri, Columbia 2021A-0411 KPNO WIYN 7

Missour WIYN Survey

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Dong, Jiayin Pennsylvania State University 2021A-0405 KPNO WIYNQ 0.96

Rossiter-McLaughlin Measurements of the Young Warm Jupiter Host TOI-1268


Dong, Jiayin Pennsylvania State University 2021A-0406 KPNO WIYNQ 0.4

Radial Velocity Follow-Up of Warm, Large Exoplanets Discovered in Year 2 Full-Frame Images


Gupta, Arvind Pennsylvania State University 2021A-0386 KPNO WIYNQ 0.48

Simultaneous NEID and TESS Observations of p-mode Oscillations in HD 103891


Gupta, Arvind Pennsylvania State University 2021A-0387 KPNO WIYNQ 0.15

TESS False Positive Vetting with NESSI


Gupta, Arvind Pennsylvania State University 2021A-0388 KPNO WIYNQ 1.58

Radial Velocity Follow-up Observations of TESS Single-Transit Events


Lin, Andrea Pennsylvania State University 2021A-0385 KPNO WIYNQ 2.64

Exploring the M dwarf exoplanet Mass-Radius Relationship with NEID


Roy, Arpita Space Telescope Science Institute 2021A-0384 KPNO WIYNQ 0.4

Direct Detection of Reflected Light from 51 Pegasi b


Wright, Jason Pennsylvania State University 2021A-0390 KPNO WIYNQ 8.39

Casting our NETS: the NEID Earth Twin Survey

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Milisavljevic, Danny Purdue University 2021A-0391 KPNO WIYNQ 1

Precise Distance Estimates to Nearby Supernova Remnants


Milisavljevic, Danny Purdue University 2021A-0392 KPNO WIYNQ 1

NEID High Resolution Spectroscopy of Transients


Peterson, John Purdue University 2021A-0382 KPNO WIYN 3

Weak Lensing in Clusters of Galaxies with PhoSim

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Jones, Logan University of Wisconsin, Madison 2021A-0402 KPNO WIYN 5

What are the lower redshift analogs to the sources that reionized the Universe?


Kotulla, Ralf University of Wisconsin, Madison 2021A-0401 KPNO WIYN 5

Galaxies growing up: From fields to groups to clusters, and the role of dwarf galaxies


Linck, Evan University of Wisconsin, Madison 2021A-0403 KPNO WIYN 7

A Study of Binary Populations and Alternative Pathways of Stellar Evolution in Open Clusters


Nine, Andrew University of Wisconsin, Madison 2021A-0399 KPNO WIYNQ 1.8

An Exploration of NEID Spectra for the Study of Alternative Pathways of Stellar Evolution in Open Clusters


Timbie, Peter University of Wisconsin, Madison 2021A-0409 KPNO WIYN 4

A Spectroscopic Galaxy Redshift Survey Near the NCP


Vanderburg, Andrew University of Wisconsin, Madison 2021A-0408 KPNO WIYNQ 0.5

Measuring the Spin/Orbit Angle of a Young Super-Earth

  23.3

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Beard, Corey University of California, Irvine 2021A-0396 KPNO WIYNQ 3.085

Simultaneous Observations of Kepler Objects With TESS and NEID


Lubin, Jack University of California, Irvine 2021A-0397 KPNO WIYNQ 0.6

Rossiter-McLaughlin Measurements of a Transiting Terrestrial Planet orbiting HD 219134


Robertson, Paul University of California, Irvine 2021A-0389 KPNO WIYNQ 7.566

GarNEID: the NEID M dwarf exoplanet survey

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Mahadevan, Suvrath Pennsylvania State University 2021A-2001 KPNO WIYN 15

NEID Science Commissioning


Schweiker, Heidi NSF's NOIRLab 2021A-0918 KPNO WIYN 5

T&E - Hydra


Schweiker, Heidi WIYN Observatory 2021A-2005 KPNO WIYN 8

T&E


Schweiker, Heidi WIYN Observatory 2021A-2006 KPNO WIYN 6

T&E

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