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Approved NOAO Survey Programs



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Connolly, Andrew University of Pittsburgh 2005B-0033 KPNO 4m 6

A Census of the High Redshift Radio Universe


Miller, Christopher Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory 2005B-0045 KPNO 4m 6

Optical Follow-up of the XMM Cluster Survey: The XCS-NOAO Survey


Mohr, Joseph University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign 2005B-0043 CTIO 4m 16

SZE+Optical Studies of the Cosmic Acceleration


Saha, Abhijit National Optical Astronomy Observatory 2006B-0013 CTIO 0.9m 5

The Outer Limits Survey: Stellar Populations at the Extremities of the Magellanic Clouds


Saha, Abhijit National Optical Astronomy Observatory 2006B-0013 CTIO 4m 10

The Outer Limits Survey: Stellar Populations at the Extremities of the Magellanic Clouds


Suntzeff, Nicholas National Optical Astronomy Observatory 2002B-0007 CTIO 0.9m 4

The w Project: Measuring the Equation of State of the Universe


Suntzeff, Nicholas National Optical Astronomy Observatory 2002B-0007 CTIO 0.9m-SVC 5.5

The w Project: Measuring the Equation of State of the Universe


Suntzeff, Nicholas National Optical Astronomy Observatory 2002B-0007 CTIO 4m 14.5

The w Project: Measuring the Equation of State of the Universe


Suntzeff, Nicholas National Optical Astronomy Observatory 2002B-0007 KPNO WIYN 4

The w Project: Measuring the Equation of State of the Universe

Approved Chandra Programs



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Hussain, Gaitee European Space Agency (ESTEC) 2006A-9001 KPNO 4m 3

Coronal Structure in the elcipsing binary, YY Gem

Approved SIRTF Legacy Programs



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Carpenter, John California Institute of Technology 2006A-0913 CTIO 0.9m-SVC 4

Circumstellar Disk Evolution Across the Stellar Mass Spectrum in the Upper Scorpius OB Association


Werner, Mike California Institute of Technology--IPAC 2006B-0909 CTIO 1.5m-SVC 0.65

SWIRE Stars

Approved Long Term Programs



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Gizis, John University of Delaware 2006A-0478 CTIO 0.9m-SVC 0.6

Parallaxes of Three Young Brown Dwarfs and a Planet


Schuler, Simon Clemson University 2006B-0303 KPNO WIYN 1

The Striking Li Dispersions in Pleiades G & K Dwarfs: Real or Illusory?


Sokoloski, Jennifer Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics 2006A-0519 CTIO 1.3m 1.5

The Outbursts of Symbiotic Binary Stars


van Dokkum, Pieter Yale University 2006A-0359 GEM-S GEM-S 4

A Public GNIRS Survey of Massive Galaxies at z~ 2.5


Whiting, Alan Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory 2005A-0008 CTIO 1.3m 0.4

Photometric Monitoring of Eta Carinae

Approved Regular Programs



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Alonso, Maria Victoria Observatorio Astronomico de Cordoba 2006B-0117 CTIO 4m 3

Triplets of Quasars as lighthouses of galaxy and structure formation


Barkhouse, Wayne University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign 2006B-0125 KPNO 2.1m 6

Unveiling Optical Counterparts to Chandra X-ray Cluster Candidates


Barkhouse, Wayne University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign 2006B-0569 CTIO 4m 7

An X-ray and Optical Cluster Survey within the South Pole Telescope SZE Survey Region


Becker, Andrew University of Washington 2006B-0371 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.49

Radial Velocities For a New Eclipsing M-dwarf Binary


Bergmann, Thaisa Storchi Universidad Federale do Rio Grande do Sul 2006B-0215 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.64

Tracing gas flows down to a few parsecs from Active Galactic Nuclei


Bergmann, Thaisa Storchi Universidad Federale do Rio Grande do Sul 2006B-0216 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.13

Tracing gas flows down to a few parsecs from Active Galactic Nuclei


Biller, Beth University of Arizona 2006B-0419 CTIO 1.3m 3.6

Completion of Direct Distance Determination for an Extrasolar Planet Candidate


Bond, Howard Space Telescope Science Institute 2006B-0149 KPNO WIYN 2

The Stellar Environment around V838 Monocerotis


Boroson, Todd National Optical Astronomy Observatory 2006B-0232 HET HET 2.4

A Search for Binary Black Holes


Boudreault, Steve Max Planck Institut fur Astronomie 2006B-0251 CTIO 4m 2

A precise, deep determination of the substellar mass function in the open cluster IC 2391


Brown, Joanna California Institute of Technology 2006B-0471 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.7

Mid-infrared imaging of proto-planetary disks with inner gaps


Brown, Joanna California Institute of Technology 2006B-0471 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.6

Mid-infrared imaging of proto-planetary disks with inner gaps


Buckalew, Brent California Institute of Technology 2006B-0190 KPNO 4m 3

Optical Spectroscopy of the SINGS Low Metallicity Extranuclear Target NGC 6822 Hubble I


Buie, Marc Lowell Observatory 2006B-0413 CTIO 4m 3

Dynamical Structure of the Kuiper Belt


Buie, Marc Lowell Observatory 2006B-0413 KPNO 4m 4

Dynamical Structure of the Kuiper Belt


Cargile, Phillip Vanderbilt University 2006B-0164 HET HET 2.4

A Spectroscopic Study of A Newly Discovered Pre-Main-Sequence Eclipsing Binary Star System in Orion


Carlin, Jeffrey University of Virginia 2006B-0433 MMT MMT 2

A New Method to Determine the Local Standard of Rest Velocity Using Sagittarius Tidal Debris


Carney, Bruce University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 2006B-0057 Keck Keck-I 2

The Origin & Evolution of the Outer Disk of our Galaxy


Carney, Bruce University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 2006B-0064 KPNO WIYN 3

The Chemical History of the Monoceros Ring


Chandar, Rupali Johns Hopkins University 2006B-0295 MMT MMT 1

Ancient Clusters in M33 - Clues to Galaxy Formation


Chandler, Claire National Radio Astronomy Observatory 2006B-0461 Keck Keck-I 1

The origin of CO bandhead emission from DG Tauri: a search for direct evidence of disk photospheres


Chandler, Claire National Radio Astronomy Observatory 2006B-0461 Keck Keck-II 1

The origin of CO bandhead emission from DG Tauri: a search for direct evidence of disk photospheres


Chapman, Scott California Institute of Technology 2006B-0148 GEM-N GEM-NQ 1.15

Finding the missing satellites: confirmation and characterization of new M31 outer halo sub-structures


Chou, Mei-Yin University of Virginia 2006B-0571 GEM-S GEM-S 5

Chemical Trends in Halo Tidal Streams


Chou, Mei-Yin University of Virginia 2006B-0571 KPNO 4m 4

Chemical Trends in Halo Tidal Streams


Churchill, Chris New Mexico State University 2006B-0437 Keck Keck-II 1

The Galaxy - Halo Gas Kinematic Connections at Intermediate Redshift


Clampin, Mark NASA Goddard Space Flight Center 2006B-0323 GEM-S GEM-SQ 2

The Mid-IR Morphology of the Fomalhaut Debris Disk at High Spatial Resolution


Clarkson, Will Space Telescope Science Institute 2006B-0581 CTIO SOAR 8

A Near-IR Velocity Study of Bright Intermediate Polars


Clarkson, Will Space Telescope Science Institute 2006B-0581 KPNO 4m 6

A Near-IR Velocity Study of Bright Intermediate Polars


Cole, Andrew University of Minnesota 2006B-0142 GEM-N GEM-NQ 1.6

Metallicity Distribution of Red Giants in the Transition-Type Local Group Galaxy LGS 3


Collins, Chris Liverpool Johns Moores University 2006B-0195 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.63

The XMM Cluster Survey: Spectroscopic Redshifts for z>1 Cluster Candidates


Cool, Adrienne San Francisco State University 2006B-0583 CTIO 1.3m 0.5

Systematic Study of Cataclysmic Variables in NGC 6397


Crotts, Arlin Columbia University 2006B-0379 KPNO 4m 2

Microlensing in M31 at Large Distances and for Large Masses


Crotts, Arlin Columbia University 2006B-0427 CTIO 4m 1

The Formation of Supernova Remnant 1987A


Crotts, Arlin Columbia University 2006B-0427 CTIO SOAR 1

The Formation of Supernova Remnant 1987A


Crotts, Arlin Columbia University 2006B-0545 CTIO 0.9m-SVC 4.7

The Echo from Supernova 1987A


Daemgen, Sebastian University of Arizona 2006B-0518 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.1

Follow-up Observations of Two Planetary Mass/Brown Dwarf Companion Candidates to Young M Stars with Altair


De Buizer, James Gemini Observatory 2006B-0454 GEM-S GEM-SQ 1.15

High Spatial Resolution Mid-Infrared Observations of the Evolution of the SN1987A Remnant and Ejecta


de Propris, Roberto Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory 2006B-0276 CTIO 4m 8

The Galaxy Mass Function in Nearby Clusters


de Souza Oliveira, Kepler Universidad Federale do Rio Grande do Sul 2006B-0129 GEM-N GEM-NQ  

Is the SDSS ZZ Ceti instability strip really pure?


Dias, Wilton Universidad do vale do Paraiba 2006B-0124 CTIO 4m 6

Dynamics and Structure of the Galactic Disk: Open Clusters as Phase Space Tracers


Dias, Wilton Universidad do vale do Paraiba 2006B-0124 KPNO WIYN 3

Dynamics and Structure of the Galactic Disk: Open Clusters as Phase Space Tracers


Dinerstein, Harriet University of Texas, Austin 2006B-0307 GEM-S GEM-SQ 1.88

Zinc as a Measure of Iron-Peak Element Abundances in Planetary Nebulae


Doyon, Rene University of Montreal 2006B-0325 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.5

The Gemini Deep Planet Survey (GDPS) - 2nd Epoch


Edge, Alastair University of Durham 2006B-0116 CTIO 4m 5

MOSAIC imaging of the SA22 field - probing the z>1 universe with the UKIDSS DXS


Ellison, Sara University of Victoria 2006B-0165 KPNO 2.1m 3

The Damped Lyman-alpha System - Galaxy Connection: Clues from Local HI Galaxy Surveys


Fassnacht, Christopher University of California, Davis 2006B-0501 GEM-N GEM-NQ 2.45

An Unbiased Sample of Gravitational Lens Environments


Ford, Holland Johns Hopkins University 2006B-0269 CTIO 1.0m 10

A Search for Planets Transiting the M1Ve Star AU Mic


Frinchaboy, Peter University of Virginia 2006B-0118 CTIO SOAR 4

Mapping the Dynamics of the Milky Way with 2MASS and GLIMPSE: Stellar Tracers of the Galactic Bar


Fruchter, Andrew Space Telescope Science Institute 2006B-0561 CTIO 4m-TOO  

Rapid Observations and Fundamental Studies of GRB Afterglows


Fruchter, Andrew Space Telescope Science Institute 2006B-0561 CTIO SOAR-TOO  

Rapid Observations and Fundamental Studies of GRB Afterglows


Fruchter, Andrew Space Telescope Science Institute 2006B-0561 KPNO 2.1m-TOO  

Rapid Observations and Fundamental Studies of GRB Afterglows


Fruchter, Andrew Space Telescope Science Institute 2006B-0561 KPNO 4m-TOO  

Rapid Observations and Fundamental Studies of GRB Afterglows


Fruchter, Andrew Space Telescope Science Institute 2006B-0561 KPNO WIYN-TOO  

Rapid Observations and Fundamental Studies of GRB Afterglows


Funes, Jose Vatican Observatory 2006B-0270 CTIO 0.9m 6

UBVI Imaging of Star-Forming Galaxies in the Local 11 Mpc Volume


Funes, Jose Vatican Observatory 2006B-0270 CTIO 0.9m-SVC 4

UBVI Imaging of Star-Forming Galaxies in the Local 11 Mpc Volume


Gal-Yam, Avishay California Institute of Technology 2006B-0137 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.1

Identifying progenitors of core-collapse supernovae


Garnavich, Peter University of Notre Dame 2006B-0399 KPNO 4m 5

Finding the Lost Supernovae of the SDSS-II Supernova Search


Garnett, Donald University of Arizona 2006B-0300 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.9

Stellar Metallicity Distributions and Kinematics in M33


Ge, Jian University of Florida 2006B-0532 KPNO 2.1m 26

Confirm and Search for Planet Candidates with the KPNO ET Instrument


Georgantopoulos, Ioannis National Observatory of Athens 2006B-0199 KPNO 2.1m 3.5

Selecting AGNs in the hardest possible X-ray band


Giampapa, Mark National Optical Astronomy Observatory 2006B-0321 KPNO WIYN 2

Age-Activity Correlation at Young Stellar Ages


Gizis, John University of Delaware 2006B-0449 CTIO 1.5m-SVC 4.5

A Search for Young Brown Dwarfs


Gladders, Michael Carnegie Observatories 2006B-0414 KPNO 4m 5

Cosmology with Optical+SZ Galaxy Clusters


Glazebrook, Karl Johns Hopkins University 2006B-0328 CTIO SOAR 3

The First z>6.4 Quasars and Y Dwarfs from UKIDSS


Glazebrook, Karl Johns Hopkins University 2006B-0328 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.8

The First z>6.4 Quasars and Y Dwarfs from UKIDSS


Glazebrook, Karl Johns Hopkins University 2006B-0328 KPNO 4m 2.5

The First z>6.4 Quasars and Y Dwarfs from UKIDSS


Gomez, Percy Gemini Observatory 2006B-0274 CTIO 4m 2

Optical Observations for an ultra-deep Sunyaev-Zeldovich Cluster Survey


Goto, Tomotsugu Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency 2006B-0044 KPNO 2.1m 7

J-band imaging of the highest redshift QSO candidates


Grav, Tommy University of Hawaii 2006B-0458 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.5

Ymir: Looking at a possible recent creation of an irregular satellite family


Grav, Tommy University of Hawaii 2006B-0458 KPNO WIYN 3

Ymir: Looking at a possible recent creation of an irregular satellite family


Gronwall, Caryl Pennsylvania State University 2006B-0412 Magellan-I 2

IMACS Spectroscopy of the E-CDFS: A Census of Protogalaxies at z=3.1


Harrison, Thomas New Mexico State University 2006B-0004 CTIO 0.9m-SVC 0.5

Astrometric Masses of Extrasolar Planets and Brown Dwarfs


Harrison, Thomas New Mexico State University 2006B-0004 CTIO 4m 2

Astrometric Masses of Extrasolar Planets and Brown Dwarfs


Hartigan, Patrick Rice University 2006B-0182 KPNO 4m 2.5

Dynamics of a Jet/Cloud Collision in Astrophysics and in the Laboratory


Hebb, Leslie St. Andrews University 2006B-0312 KPNO 4m 8

Monitoring of M34 and h/(chi) Per: Search for Young Low-mass Eclipsing Systems and Stellar Rotation Periods


Heiner, Jonathan Space Telescope Science Institute 2006B-0430 CTIO 4m 2

Metals and molecules in HI selected galaxies


Helton, L Andrew University of Minnesota 2006B-0143 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.78

ToO Galactic Nova - Michelle ``Quick Response''


Hennawi, Joseph University of California, Berkeley 2006B-0539 MMT MMT 3

MMT Spectroscopy of High Redshift Quasar Pairs: Measuring Small Scale Quasar Clustering at z ~ 4


Herbst, William Wesleyan University 2006B-0353 HET HET 0.4

High Resolution Spectroscopy of KH 15D During Its Bright Phase and the Possible Analogue HMW 15


Herrmann, Kimberly Pennsylvania State University 2006B-0031 KPNO WIYN 4

The Planetary Nebula System of M74


Hidalgo, Paola Rodriguez University of Florida 2006B-0575 KPNO 2.1m 6.5

High Velocity Outflows in Quasars


Hillenbrand, Lynne California Institute of Technology 2006B-0369 KPNO WIYN 3

Completing the Optical Spectroscopic Survey of the Orion Nebula Cluster


Holberg, Jay University of Arizona 2006B-0157 KPNO 2.1m 3

Exoplanet Tracker Observations of Sirius-Like Systems


Hook, Isobel University of Oxford 2006B-0075 GEM-N GEM-NQ 1

The Nature of Dark Energy from Type Ia Supernovae


Howell, Steve National Optical Astronomy Observatory 2006B-0134 KPNO 2.1m 7

Search for Extra-Solar Planets in a Sample of Metal Rich K stars


Hsieh, Henry University of Hawaii 2006B-0425 CTIO SOAR 4

Probing the Main-Belt Comet Population


Jacobson, Heather Indiana University 2006B-0156 CTIO 4m 4

Study of open clusters in the apparent abundance transition zone R_gc$~10 kpc


Jiang, Linhua University of Arizona 2006B-0054 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.4

A Near-IR Spectroscopic Observation of an Extreme Mid-IR-weak Quasar at z=5.85


Johns-Krull, Christopher Rice University 2006B-0316 GEM-S GEM-S 2

Magnetic Fields on the Pre-Main Sequence Stars in the ONC


Joyce, Richard National Optical Astronomy Observatory 2006B-0368 KPNO 4m 2

Near Infrared Spectroscopy of Planetary Nebulae


Kafka, Styliani Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory 2006B-0092 CTIO 4m 1

A Spectroscopic Survey for Winds in Cataclysmic Variables


Kafka, Styliani National Optical Astronomy Observatory 2006B-0154 MMT MMT 2

Hyperactivity on the Secondary Stars of Cataclysmic Variables


Kafka, Styliani Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory 2006B-0218 CTIO 1.3m 0.6

Monitoring VY Scl low states in Cataclysmic Variables


Kennefick, Julia University of Arkansas 2006B-0310 GEM-S GEM-SQ  

Spectroscopy of Faint z>4.8 Quasar Candidates from the BTC40 Survey


Kharb, Preeti Rochester Institute of Technology 2006B-0468 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.75

The Origin of the Spectacular Radio Structure in the Seyfert Galaxy Mrk 6


Kilic, Mukremin University of Texas, Austin 2006B-0262 CTIO 4m 3.5

CIA vs. Mystery: Understanding the Ultra-Cool White Dwarf Atmospheres


Kirkpatrick, J Davy California Institute of Technology--IPAC 2006B-0183 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.4

Characterizing a Population of Very Young Brown Dwarfs near the Sun


Kirshner, Robert Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics 2006B-0340 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.2

The Reverse Shock in SN 1987A


Knez, Claudia University of Texas, Austin 2006B-0455 GEM-N GEM-NQ 2

Probing Chemistry in Disks through Emission of Molecules such as SiO, C_2H_2 and HCN


Kobulnicky, Chip University of Wyoming 2006B-0358 KPNO WIYN 5

Defining the Distribution of Orbital Separations Among Massive Binaries


Koenig, Xavier Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics 2006B-0364 KPNO 2.1m 8

Mapping the Young Stellar Content of the W5 star forming region


Kong, Albert Massachusetts Institute of Technology 2006B-0006 GEM-S GEM-SQ 1.8

Simultaneous X-ray/optical Observaitons of GS1826-24


Kunder, Andrea Dartmouth College 2006B-0492 CTIO 1.0m 6

Absolute Photometry of RR Lyrae Stars in the LMC


Kundu, Arunav Michigan State University 2006B-0576 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.9

Probing the Formation of Globular Clusters and Low Mass X-Ray Binaries with Wide Field K-Band imaging of NGC 4697


Lada, Elizabeth University of Florida 2006B-0591 KPNO 4m 9.5

Near-IR Spectroscopic Survey of Embedded Clusters in the Orion Molecular Complex


Landolt, Arlo Louisiana State University 2006B-0059 CTIO 1.0m 21

Faint UBVRI Photometric Standard Star fields


Lauer, Tod National Optical Astronomy Observatory 2006B-0254 Keck Keck-II 1

The Most Massive Black Holes in the Local Universe


Lebzelter, Thomas Universitat Wien (University of Vienna) 2006B-0110 GEM-S GEM-S 4

Nucleosynthesis in the final stages of stellar evolution


Lebzelter, Thomas Universitat Wien (University of Vienna) 2006B-0248 CTIO 1.3m 0.6

The long period variables of NGC 1846


Leonard, Douglas San Diego State University 2006B-0540 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.55

Constraining the Subluminous Type Ia Supernova Progenitor: The Search for Hydrogen in the Nebular Spectrum of SN 2005ke


Lin, Yen-Ting Princeton University 2006B-0586 CTIO 0.9m-SVC 3

Optical+near-IR Study of Cluster Galaxy Population Evolution


Lin, Yen-Ting Princeton University 2006B-0586 CTIO 4m 2

Optical+near-IR Study of Cluster Galaxy Population Evolution


Lowenthal, James Smith College-Five College Astronomy Dept 2006B-0304 GEM-N GEM-NQ 3.3

Virial mass of a galaxy proto-cluster at z=2.3


MacKenty, John Space Telescope Science Institute 2006B-0178 KPNO 4m 5.5

IRMOS Spectroscopy of the Most Massive Stellar Clusters


Majewski, Steven University of Virginia 2006B-0423 KPNO 4m 6

Exploring the Newly Discovered Halo Of M31


Majewski, Steven University of Virginia 2006B-0423 MMT MMT 3

Exploring the Newly Discovered Halo Of M31


Massey, Philip Lowell Observatory 2006B-0070 KPNO 4m 2

The Physical Properties and Excess Reddening of Red Supergiants in M31: When Smoke Gets In Your Eyes


Massey, Philip Lowell Observatory 2006B-0070 MMT MMT 2.5

The Physical Properties and Excess Reddening of Red Supergiants in M31: When Smoke Gets In Your Eyes


Matheson, Thomas National Optical Astronomy Observatory 2006B-0386 GEM-N GEM-NQ 3.27

The ESSENCE Project: Measuring the Equation of State of Dark Energy


Matheson, Thomas National Optical Astronomy Observatory 2006B-0387 GEM-S GEM-SQ 3.27

The ESSENCE Project: Measuring the Equation of State of Dark Energy


McClintock, Jeffrey Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics 2006B-0481 GEM-N GEM-NQ 2.72

Measuring Mass and Spin of a Stellar Black Hole in M33


McCullough, Peter Space Telescope Science Institute 2006B-0337 HET HET 1.5

Finding Transiting Hot Jupiter XO-2b


McGaugh, Stacy University of Maryland 2006B-0100 KPNO WIYN 3

Stellar Absorption Lines in Low Surface Brightness Galaxies


McLean, Brian Space Telescope Science Institute 2006B-0060 CTIO 0.9m 4

Photometric Calibrators for the Second-Generation Palomar Sky Surveys


McLean, Brian Space Telescope Science Institute 2006B-0060 KPNO 2.1m 7

Photometric Calibrators for the Second-Generation Palomar Sky Surveys


Mendes De Oliveira, Claudia Instituto de Astronomia Geofisica 2006B-0225 CTIO 4m 3

Fossil groups: end products of groups and clusters?


Miller, Steve University College London 2006B-0247 Keck Keck-II 2

Imaging H_3^+ in the ionosphere of Uranus: relocation of the magnetic pole and characterization of the aurora


Modjaz, Maryam Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics 2006B-0524 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.29

Late-Time Spectroscopy of SN 2006aj Associated with GRB 060218


Momcheva, Ivelina University of Arizona 2006B-0553 Magellan-II 2

Lens Environments as Laboratories for Galaxy Evolution


Monnier, John University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 2006B-0573 GEM-S GEM-SQ 2

Mid-IR sizes of YSO disks: Precision calibration using interferometry


Najita, Joan National Optical Astronomy Observatory 2006B-0214 KPNO WIYN 2

Residual Disk Gas and Terrestrial Planet Formation


Najita, Joan National Optical Astronomy Observatory 2006B-0366 GEM-N GEM-NQ 2.5

From Astrochemistry to Astrobiology: Organic Molecules in a Planet- forming Disk


Nidever, David University of Virginia 2006B-0555 CTIO 4m 5

A New Component of the Large Magellanic Cloud: Stellar Halo or Tidal Debris?


Nidever, David University of Virginia 2006B-0580 CTIO 1.5m-SVC 3

Are There Young Stars in the Magellanic Stream?


Oey, Sally University of Michigan Dearborn 2006B-0377 GEM-N GEM-NQ 3

Towards a Nebular He II Diagnostic for Starbursts


Oswalt, Terry Florida Institute of Technology 2006B-0548 KPNO 4m 4

Testing the Chromospheric Activity - Age Relation for Lower Main Sequence Stars Using White Dwarf Cooling Times


Packham, Christopher University of Florida 2006B-0078 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.23 (DD)

High Spatial Resolution MIR Spectroscopy of AGN


Packham, Christopher University of Florida 2006B-0078 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.17 (DD)

High Spatial Resolution MIR Spectroscopy of AGN


Packham, Christopher University of Florida 2006B-0079 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.6 (DD)

High spatial resolution mid-infrared imaging of Local Universe Luminous Infrared Galaxies


Papovich, Casey University of Arizona 2006B-0309 Keck Keck-I 2

Redshift Survey of 24-detected Massive Galaxies at 1.5<$z$<2.5


Parker, Joel Southwest Research Institute 2006B-0170 KPNO 4m 3

The Kuiper Belt Legacy Project


Parker, Joel Southwest Research Institute 2006B-0170 KPNO WIYN 3

The Kuiper Belt Legacy Project


Perez-Gonzalez, Pablo University of Arizona 2006B-0320 GEM-S GEM-S 4

What kind of galaxies dominate the cosmic SFR density at z~2?


Peterson, Bradley Ohio State University 2006B-0306 KPNO 4m 1.5

The Relationship Between Black Hole Mass and Stellar Bulge Velocity Dispersion in AGNs


Platais, Imants Johns Hopkins University 2006B-0061 CTIO 4m 2.5

Deep Astrometric Standards (DAS)


Pollacco, Don Queens University Belfast 2006B-0048 KPNO 2.1m 9

Sifting the SuperWASP extra-solar planet candidates


Powell, William Texas Technical University 2006B-0490 CTIO 0.9m 6

A Systematic Survey of the Canis Major Overdensity


Prochaska, Leslie University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 2006B-0475 GEM-S GEM-SQ 1.1

Age and Metallicity Relations of Stellar Populations Within Disk Galaxies


Rhee, Jaehyon California Institute of Technology 2006B-0531 CTIO 4m 4

The Metallicity Distribution Function of the Galactic Halo


Rhoads, James Arizona State University 2006B-0551 CTIO 4m 3.5

Large scale clustering in the era of reionization


Richards, Gordon Johns Hopkins University 2006B-0233 GEM-N GEM-NQ  

Spectroscopic Monitoring of SDSS J1004+4112


Richter, Matthew University of California, Davis 2006B-0256 GEM-N GEM-NQ 1.23

Measuring Stellar Magnetic Fields


Richter, Matthew University of California, Davis 2006B-0397 GEM-N GEM-NQ 8.85

A Survey for Protoplanetary Disk Gas


Rines, Kenneth Yale University 2006B-0355 CTIO 4m 6

Cluster Scaling Relations, Star Formation Efficiency, and Dark Energy


Rines, Kenneth Yale University 2006B-0355 KPNO 4m 5

Cluster Scaling Relations, Star Formation Efficiency, and Dark Energy


Robberto, Massimo Space Telescope Science Institute 2006B-0373 KPNO 4m 5.5

IRMOS Spectroscopy of the Orion Nebula Cluster


Robinson, Edward University of Texas, Austin 2006B-0392 GEM-N GEM-NQ 1.1

IR spectroscopy of Quiescent Black Hole X-ray Novae


Roe, Henry California Institute of Technology 2006B-0193 GEM-N GEM-NQ 2

Titan's methane clouds: The hunt for regions of active surface geology


Rudnick, Gregory National Optical Astronomy Observatory 2006B-0194 GEM-S GEM-SQ 2.14

Near Infrared Spectroscopy of 24 micron sources at 1.5 < z < 2.5


Sarajedini, Ata University of Florida 2006B-0302 KPNO WIYN 3

The Star Formation History of M33's Outer Regions


Schmidt, Brian Australian National University 2006B-0205 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.4

Gamma-ray bursts: From Progenitors and Probes


Schmidt, Brian Australian National University 2006B-0206 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.8

Gamma Ray Bursts: From Progenitors to Probes


Schuler, Simon Clemson University 2006B-0473 GEM-S GEM-SQ 1

High-Resolution Spectroscopy of Exoplanetary Hosts: Accretion & ^6Li


Schwarz, Hugo National Optical Astronomy Observatory 2006B-0223 CTIO 0.9m 6

Clearing our Dust, Looking back to the Big Bang.


Shafter, Allen San Diego State University 2006B-0436 HET HET 0.75

Spectroscopic Classification of Novae in M31


Shapley, Alice Princeton University 2006B-0071 GEM-S GEM-SQ 3

Chemical Abundances in Star-forming Galaxies at z~ 1.0-1.5


Shapley, Alice Princeton University 2006B-0072 GEM-S GEM-SQ 3

Physical Conditions, Dust Extinction, and Chemical Abundances in Star- forming Galaxies at z~ 2.0-2.5


Shara, Michael American Museum of Natural History 2006B-0417 KPNO 4m 2

Deep Narrowband Imagery of Z Cam - A Nova AND a Dwarf Nova


Sheppard, Scott Carnegie Institution of Washington 2006B-0533 CTIO 0.9m-SVC 3.7

Precise Astrometry for Predicting Kuiper Belt Object Occultations


Siegler, Nick University of Arizona 2006B-0422 CTIO 1.5m-SVC 1.2

Identifying Early-M Dwarfs in the ~50 Myr Old Open Cluster IC 2391


Simon, Michal State University of New York, Stony Brook 2006B-0476 Keck Keck-II 1

Precision Masses of Brown Dwarfs and PMS Stars


Skillman, Evan University of Minnesota 2006B-0132 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.91

Metallicity Dependence of PAH Emission: NGC 628


Spencer, John Southwest Research Institute 2006B-0587 GEM-N GEM-NQ 2.2

Lightcurves, NIR colors, and Orbits of the Two Newly-Discovered Satellites of Pluto


Spitler, Lee Swinburne University of Technology 2006B-0191 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.45

Globular Cluster Wide-field Imaging: Constraining Galaxy Formation


Stassun, Keivan Vanderbilt University 2006B-0099 KPNO 4m 3

Testing Stellar Interiors Models and Calibrating Age Determinations for Pre-Main-Sequence Stars


Steeghs, D Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics 2006B-0236 Keck Keck-I 1

Resolving the shortest period binary with Keck


Stocke, John University of Colorado 2006B-0260 GEM-N GEM-NQ 2.2

``On the Road to Coma: Tracing Cluster AGN & Galaxy Evolution from z=1.2 to the present``


Strolger, Louis-Gregory Western Kentucky University 2006B-0448 KPNO 4m 5

Photometric Redshifts of z~1 Supernova Host Galaxies


Strom, Stephen National Optical Astronomy Observatory 2006B-0168 KPNO WIYN 2

Understanding the Origin of Transition Disks


Suntzeff, Nicholas Texas A & M University 2006B-0301 CTIO 4m 3

Echoes of Historical Supernovae in the Milky Way Galaxy


Suntzeff, Nicholas Texas A & M University 2006B-0301 KPNO 4m 8

Echoes of Historical Supernovae in the Milky Way Galaxy


Thorman, Jr, Paul University of New Mexico 2006B-0550 KPNO 4m 8

High Redshift Quasars and L & T Dwarfs in the Deep Lens Survey


Torres, Manuel Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics 2006B-0566 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.6

Unravelling the Role of the SW Sextantis Stars in the Evolution of Cataclysmic Variables


Treister, Ezequiel Universidad de Chile 2006B-0192 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.5

GNIRS Spectroscopy of Extreme X-ray to Optical sources in the E-CDFS field


Tuthill, Peter University of Sydney 2006B-0563 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.3

Mid-IR imaging of symbiotics Mira AB and R Aqr


Van Der Bliek, Nicole Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory 2006B-0390 CTIO 1.3m 2.4

Clustering around Herbig Ae/Be stars


Walker, Alistair Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory 2006B-0074 CTIO SOAR 1

Calibration of the Surface Brightness Fluctuation Method for Young and Intermediate Age Stellar Populations


Welch, Doug McMaster University 2006B-0334 GEM-S GEM-SQ 1.78

Light Echoes from Supernovae and a Highly-Evolved Star in the Large Magellanic Cloud


Willott, Chris Herzberg Institute of Astrophysics 2006B-0383 KPNO 2.1m 7

A very wide survey for z=6 quasars and cool brown dwarfs


Wilson, Gillian California Institute of Technology 2006B-0462 CTIO 4m 6

Detecting Clusters of Galaxies at 1 < z < 2 in the Spitzer SWIRE Legacy Fields


Winn, Josh Massachusetts Institute of Technology 2006B-0163 Keck Keck-I 1

Measurement of the Spin-Orbit Alignment in the Exoplanetary System HD 189733


Wisniewski, John NASA Goddard Space Flight Center 2006B-0160 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.5

The First Mid-IR Scattered Light Imaging of Protoplanetary Disks


Yang, Yujin University of Arizona 2006B-0554 GEM-N GEM-NQ 2.8

Detecting Galaxy Formation with He II Cooling Radiation


Yang, Yujin University of Arizona 2006B-0564 CTIO 4m 4

How Do Galaxies Get Their Baryons?


Zakamska, Nadia Institute for Advanced Study 2006B-0493 GEM-N GEM-NQ 1.4

Stellar populations, ages and velocity dispersions of the hosts of luminous type II quasars.


Zwintz, Konstanze Universitat Wien (University of Vienna) 2006B-0204 CTIO 0.9m 7

Search for pulsating pre-main sequence stars in the young open cluster NGC 6531

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