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Approved NOAO Survey Programs



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van Dokkum, Pieter Yale University 2010A-0015 CTIO 4m 12

The NEWFIRM Medium Band Survey II: Hunting Monster Galaxies

Approved Chandra Programs



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De Luca, Andrea Instituto Nazionale di Astrofisica 2009B-0903 KPNO 4m 1

A Deep Chandra/NOAO Investigation to Identify the Counterpart of an old pulsar discovered in Gamma Rays


Long, Knox Space Telescope Science Institute 2009B-0904 MMT MMT 1

The Luminous Supernova Remnant in NGC4449: Charting the Fughre for SN 1987A

Approved Long Term Programs



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Flohic, Helene University of California, Irvine 2009B-0321 CTIO 1.5m-SVC 2.8

Determining the Structure of an AGN Accretion Disk through Spectroscopic Monitoring of a Double-Peaked Emitter


Geller, Aaron University of Wisconsin, Madison 2009A-0161 KPNO WIYN 7

A Study Of Anomalous Stars and Binary Populations Within Open Clusters: Tests Of Theoretical Models


Huchra, John Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics 2009A-0267 CTIO 1.5m-SVC 4

Mapping the Nearby Universe: The 2MASS Redshift Survey


Lepine, Sebastien American Museum of Natural History 2009B-0341 KPNO 2.1m 7

A complete census of Galactic white dwarfs to 40 parsecs of the Sun.


Lepine, Sebastien American Museum of Natural History 2009B-0341 KPNO 4m 4

A complete census of Galactic white dwarfs to 40 parsecs of the Sun.


Long, Knox Space Telescope Science Institute 2010A-0243 CTIO 1.3m 1

Fighting for accretion: the origing of low states in cataclysmic variables


Metcalfe, Travis High Altitude Observatory 2008B-0039 CTIO 1.5m-SVC 4.4

Activity Cycles of Southern Asteroseismic Targets


Richardson, Noel Georgia State University 2009B-0153 CTIO 1.5m-SVC 4.9

Spectroscopic Monitoring of Luminous Blue Variables


Sahu, Kailash Space Telescope Science Institute 2010A-0371 CTIO 1.3m 4

Detecting Isolated Black Holes through HST Astrometry and SMARTS Photometry of Microlensing Events


Trilling, David Northern Arizona University 2010A-0476 CTIO 0.9m 7

High quality optical photometry of NEOs in support of a Warm Spitzer program


Trilling, David Northern Arizona University 2010A-0476 CTIO SOAR 2

High quality optical photometry of NEOs in support of a Warm Spitzer program


Trilling, David Northern Arizona University 2010A-0476 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.24

High quality optical photometry of NEOs in support of a Warm Spitzer program


Trilling, David Northern Arizona University 2010A-0476 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.31

High quality optical photometry of NEOs in support of a Warm Spitzer program

Approved Regular Programs



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Allen, Peter Franklin & Marshall College 2010A-0061 GEM-N GEM-NQ 1.8

A Multi-Epoch Survey for Faint, Close, Low-Mass Tertiaries to Nearby Spectroscopic Binaries: The Second Epoch


Allen, Lori National Optical Astronomy Observatory 2010A-0428 CTIO 4m 7

The Fourth Galactic Quadrant: NEWFIRM Imaging of Southern Massive Star Forming Regions


Allers, Katelyn Bucknell University 2010A-0326 CTIO 4m 2

A Novel Approach to Finding New Brown Dwarfs in Ophiuchus


An, Deokkeun California Institute of Technology 2010A-0305 KPNO 4m 4.5

Pleiades-like Stars in the Hipparcos Catalog


Anthony-Twarog, Barbara University of Kansas 2010A-0071 CTIO 0.9m 5

Extended Stromgren Photometry in the Intermediate-age Open Cluster, NGC 5822


Bakos, Gaspar Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics 2010A-0127 GEM-N GEM-N 0.5

Confirmation spectroscopy of HATNet transiting exoplanet candidates using Keck-I/HIRES


Balogh, Michael University of Waterloo 2010A-0250 GEM-S GEM-SQ 1.4

The transition of galaxy groups from an invigorating environment to a suffocating one


Barlow, Brad University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 2010A-0318 CTIO SOAR 4

HYPER-MUCHFUSS - Follow up


Bauer, James Jet Propulsion Laboratory 2010A-0383 CTIO SOAR 4

Physical Characterization of WISE discoveries


Biller, Beth University of Hawaii 2010A-0335 CTIO 4m 2

A Systematic Survey for Very Young Planetary Mass Objects


Bock, James California Institute of Technology 2010A-0191 GEM-N GEM-NQ 2

First Science from HerMES: the final starbursts in massive galaxies at 0.5<z<1.0


Bond, Howard Space Telescope Science Institute 2010A-0382 CTIO 1.3m 1.6

SMARTS Monitoring of the Exotic Variable Star V838 Monocerotis


Bond, Howard Space Telescope Science Institute 2010A-0382 CTIO 1.5m-SVC 0.5

SMARTS Monitoring of the Exotic Variable Star V838 Monocerotis


Bornak, Jillian New Mexico State University 2010A-0134 CTIO 1.0m 4

Evolution of Classical Novae Dust Shells


Boroson, Todd National Optical Astronomy Observatory 2010A-0181 KPNO 4m 6

A Systematic Search for the Dynamical Signature of Close Supermassive Binary Black Holes


Boroson, Todd National Optical Astronomy Observatory 2010A-0181 Hale 4

A Systematic Search for the Dynamical Signature of Close Supermassive Binary Black Holes


Bresolin, Fabio University of Hawaii 2010A-0109 KPNO 4m 3

Testing for azimuthal abundance gradients in spiral galaxies: M101


Briley, Michael University of Wisconsin, Oshkosh 2010A-0388 KPNO 4m 4.5

Observational Constraints on Deep Mixing in Globular Red Giants


Bryngelson, Ginger Clemson University 2009B-0448 KPNO 4m 1

Physics of Supernovae Ia at Late Epochs


Bryngelson, Ginger Clemson University 2010A-0423 KPNO 4m 5

Physics of Supernovae Ia at Late Epochs


Bubar, Eric Joseph University of Rochester 2010A-0349 KPNO 4m 3

Tracing Supernova Enrichment of the Nearest Young Star Forming Complex with High Resolution Stellar Spectroscopy


Campbell, Ryan Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory 2010A-0006 CTIO 1.0m 8

CTIO REU/PIA Observations: Photometry of Polars


Capellupo, Daniel University of Florida 2010A-0433 KPNO 2.1m 5

Probing Quasar Outflows via Short-Time Variability


Carlin, Jeffrey University of Virginia 2010A-0381 CTIO 4m 3

Fixing the Extragalactic Reference Frame For the Proper Motion of the Carina Dwarf Spheroidal


Carson, Joseph Max Planck Institut fur Astronomie 2010A-0136 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.5

Coldest Imaged Companion of a Sun-Like Star


Ciardi, David NASA Exoplanet Science Institute 2010A-0126 KPNO WIYN 3

High Spatial Resolution Observations of CoRoT Exo-planetary Candidates


Ciardullo, Robin Pennsylvania State University 2010A-0465 KPNO WIYN 4

The Kinematics of Virgo's Intracluster Stars


Close, Laird University of Arizona 2010A-0170 GEM-S GEM-S 2

The First Thermal Images of the Planetary Mass Prototype Object 2M1207b: Does it have an Edge-On Disk?


Cobb, Bethany University of California, Berkeley 2010A-0113 CTIO 1.3m 4

Optical/IR Follow-Up of Gamma-Ray Bursts from SMARTS


Cobb, Bethany University of California, Berkeley 2010A-0420 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.3

Exceptional Swift and Fermi GRBs: Gemini South Targets of Opportunity


Cobb, Bethany University of California, Berkeley 2010A-0421 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.58

Exceptional Swift and Fermi GRBs: Gemini North Targets of Opportunity


Cochran, Anita University of Texas, Austin 2010A-0100 GEM-N GEM-N 0.5

Keck HIRESb Observations of Comet 81P/Wild2: Unraveling the Chemistry of Comets


Constantin, Anca James Madison University 2010A-0195 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.3

Deciphering the least luminous AGN-like LINER and constraining the M_ BH - ^* relation


Cook, Jason Southwest Research Institute 2010A-0228 GEM-S GEM-S 1.5

Searching for Gaseous CO in Pluto's Atmosphere


Coughlin, Jeffrey New Mexico State University 2010A-0425 KPNO 2.1m 6.5

Near-Infrared Secondary Eclipse Measurements of Multiple Transiting Exoplanets


Covey, Kevin Cornell University 2010A-0427 KPNO 4m 6.5

Testing Models of YSO Disk Heating via Accretion Shocks


Crenshaw, D Michael Georgia State University 2010A-0186 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.6

The Connection Between Fueling Flows and Outflows in Active Galaxies: The Case of Markarian 3


Crotts, Arlin Columbia University 2010A-0072 CTIO 0.9m-SVC 2

The Echo from Supernova 1987A


Csizmadia, Szilard German Aerospace Center 2010A-0141 CHARA 1.6

3D ORBITS IN THE HIERARCHICAL TRIPLE SYSTEM LAMBDA TAURI


Davies, Jonathan Cardiff University 2010A-0005 KPNO 4m 3.5

H_(alpha) observations of NGC4254 and its surrounding regions.


De Marco, Orsola Macquarie University 2010A-0148 KPNO WIYN 4.5

Do most planetary nebulae come from binaries?


de Propris, Roberto National Optical Astronomy Observatory 2010A-0089 CTIO 4m 7

Gas in Galaxies at Redshift z ~ 0.32


de Propris, Roberto Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory 2010A-0357 Magellan-II 3

The triple sequence of NGC 2808: exploring the stellar abundances


Dell'Antonio, Ian Brown University 2010A-0385 KPNO WIYN 3

OPTIC Observations of Clusters: Testing PSF-Induced Biases in OT Guided Weak Lensing Analyses


Deming, Drake NASA Goddard Space Flight Center 2010A-0309 KPNO 2.1m 6.5

An Exoplanet Radius and Transit Timing Survey


Dey, Arjun National Optical Astronomy Observatory 2010A-0062 KPNO 4m 4

Probing the Low-Mass End of the Galaxy Mass Function at z~2: A Survey for Low-z Ly(alpha) Emitters


Dhital, Saurav Vanderbilt University 2010A-0339 KPNO 2.1m 6.5

Measuring the Magnetic Activity and Dynamical Evolution of M dwarfs


Dieterich, Sergio Georgia State University 2010A-0185 CTIO SOAR 4

Probing Stellar Physics at the Bottom of the Main Sequence: Continuing to Map the Optical Color Space for Spectral Types M6V to L5


Dietrich, Matthias Ohio State University 2010A-0230 KPNO 4m 3

Probing early stages of AGN evolution: Narrow-Line Seyfert 1s and Broad Absorption Line Quasars


Donehew, Brian Clemson University 2010A-0251 CTIO 1.5m-SVC 4.5

Balmer Discontinuity Veiling as a measure of Mass Accretion Rates in Herbig Ae/Be stars


Dupree, Andrea Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics 2010A-0392 GEM-S GEM-S 3

Sleuthing the Abundance of Helium in Omega Centauri


Egami, Eiichi University of Arizona 2010A-0484 GEM-N GEM-NQ 2.3

Gemini/Palomar Near-IR Spectroscopy of Powerful H_2 Emission from Brightest Cluster Galaxies


Elias-Rosa, Nancy Spitzer Science Center 2010A-0315 CTIO 1.3m 2

Observations of Core-Collapse Supernovae with Candidate Progenitor Identifications.


Elias-Rosa, Nancy Spitzer Science Center 2010A-0315 CTIO SOAR-TOO  

Observations of Core-Collapse Supernovae with Candidate Progenitor Identifications.


Ellingson, Erica University of Colorado 2010A-0452 CTIO 4m 4

A Wide-Field Multi-Wavelength Study of RCS Galaxy Clusters: Tracing Star Formation from the Field to Cluster Cores


Ellison, Sara University of Victoria 2010A-0210 GEM-N GEM-NQ 1.3

Accurate redshifts for distant quasars: probing massive galaxies through QSO absorption lines


Erickson, Kristen University of Missouri, St. Louis 2010A-0293 KPNO WIYN 4

Spectroscopic Confirmation of Young Stars in the Serpens Molecular Cloud: Placing Spitzer and Chandra in Context


Esch, Lisa Yale University 2010A-0160 CTIO SOAR 3

Determining the Helium Abundance of Pulsating Blue Subdwarfs in Clusters through Asteroseismology


Faherty, Jacqueline American Museum of Natural History 2010A-0260 CTIO 4m 4

The Brown Dwarf Kinematics Project: Parallaxes for Southern Low Luminosity Brown Dwarfs


Faherty, Jacqueline American Museum of Natural History 2010A-0469 CTIO 1.3m 1

Deciphering the Classical T Tauri Phase in Very Low Mass Stars: Photometric Monitoring of TWA30AB


Fan, Xiaohui University of Arizona 2010A-0105 Hale 2

Probing Black Hole Growth in the Earliest Luminous Quasars


Farihi, Jay University of Leicester 2010A-0092 MMT MMT 1

The Origin of Metals in Cool White Dwarfs: Disrupted Minor Planets or Interstellar Gas?


Fox, Derek Pennsylvania State University 2010A-0405 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.31

Gamma-Ray Bursts: From Progenitors to Probes


Fox, Derek Pennsylvania State University 2010A-0422 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.34

Gamma-Ray Bursts: From Progenitors to Probes


Fraisse, Aurelien Princeton University 2010A-0454 CTIO 0.9m 10

Towards a Complete View of the High Galactic Latitude Dust Polarization Pattern


Frebel, Anna Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics 2010A-0395 GEM-S GEM-SQ 1.1

Testing for the existence of massive Population III stars with stellar archaeology


Freeland, Emily Texas A & M University 2010A-0408 KPNO 4m 3

Confirmation of an End-On Bar in NGC-6503


French, Linda Illinois Wesleyan University 2010A-0400 CTIO 0.9m 7

Phase Curves of Jovian Trojan Asteroids


French, Linda Illinois Wesleyan University 2010A-0400 CTIO 0.9m-SVC 4.5

Phase Curves of Jovian Trojan Asteroids


Gal-Yam, Avishay Weizmann Institute of Science 2010A-0053 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.1

Identifying progenitors of core-collapse supernovae


Gawiser, Eric Rutgers University 2010A-0460 CTIO 4m 4

Ly(alpha) Emitting Galaxies at z=2.1: Characterizing the Progenitors of Typical Present-day Galaxies


Ge, Jian University of Florida 2010A-0439 KPNO 2.1m 16

Follow-up studies of SDSS-III MARVELS survey planet candidates


Gerke, Brian SLAC National Accerlerator Laboratory 2010A-0377 GEM-N GEM-NQ 4

Follow-up of candidate dual-SMBH galaxies with long-slit spectroscopy


Gerke, Brian SLAC National Accerlerator Laboratory 2010A-0377 GEM-S GEM-SQ 2

Follow-up of candidate dual-SMBH galaxies with long-slit spectroscopy


Gies, Douglas Georgia State University 2010A-0152 CTIO 1.5m-SVC 5

Massive Eclipsing Binary Stars


Glazebrook, Karl Swinburne University of Technology 2010A-0115 GEM-N GEM-NQ 1.5

Resolving the kinematics of high-redshift galaxy assembly


Gutermuth, Robert Smith College 2010A-0330 KPNO 4m 4

Synoptic Monitoring of YSOs in Four Young Custers with FLAMINGOS and Spitzer


Hanes, Dave Queen's University 2010A-0269 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.55

Dynamical Modelling of the Dark Halo, Black Hole, and Orbital Structure in NGC4649


Hanson, Margaret University of Cincinnati 2010A-0067 CTIO 1.3m 2.5

Massive binaries in the Local Group's most massive young cluster


Hanson, Margaret University of Cincinnati 2010A-0067 CTIO SOAR 6

Massive binaries in the Local Group's most massive young cluster


Hargis, Jonathan Indiana University 2010A-0080 KPNO 4m 5

Mosaic Imaging of Globular Cluster Systems in the Outer Regions of Elliptical Galaxies


Harrison, Thomas New Mexico State University 2010A-0055 CTIO 0.9m-SVC 0.5

An Astrometric Calibration of Population II Distance Indicators


Hartigan, Patrick Rice University 2010A-0234 CTIO 4m 8

Star Formation, Globules, Outflows and Clusters in Carina OB1


Hebb, Leslie Vanderbilt University 2010A-0111 CTIO 1.0m 7

Calibrating Stellar Evolution Models and Defining the Radius-Activity and -Metallicity Relations for M dwarfs


Hebb, Leslie Vanderbilt University 2010A-0111 KPNO 2.1m 7

Calibrating Stellar Evolution Models and Defining the Radius-Activity and -Metallicity Relations for M dwarfs


Herrmann, Kimberly Lowell Observatory 2010A-0190 KPNO 4m 3

The Stellar Kinematics of Outer Disks: Evidence for Halo Substructure?


Hillwig, Todd Valparaiso University 2010A-0254 GEM-S GEM-SQ 1

Determining the System Parameters for Poorly Studied Binary Central Stars of Planetary Nebulae: Spectroscopy


Hinkle, Kenneth National Optical Astronomy Observatory 2010A-0225 CTIO 1.5m-SVC 4

Orbital Survey of Red Giant - White Dwarf SNe Ia Progenitors


Howell, Steve National Optical Astronomy Observatory 2010A-0079 KPNO 2.1m 5

Speckle Imaging and Spectroscopy of Kepler Exo-planet Transit Candidate Stars


Howell, Steve National Optical Astronomy Observatory 2010A-0079 KPNO 4m 4

Speckle Imaging and Spectroscopy of Kepler Exo-planet Transit Candidate Stars


Howell, Steve National Optical Astronomy Observatory 2010A-0079 KPNO WIYN 4

Speckle Imaging and Spectroscopy of Kepler Exo-planet Transit Candidate Stars


Howell, D. Andrew University of California, Santa Barbara 2010A-0224 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.7

UV and Early-time Studies of the Evolution of Type Ia Supernovae


Howell, D. Andrew University of California, Santa Barbara 2010A-0229 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.65

UV and Early-time Studies of the Evolution of Type Ia Supernovae


Hrivnak, Bruce Valparaiso University 2010A-0102 GEM-S GEM-SQ 1.5

Testing the Binary Hypothesis for Bipolar Proto-Planetery Nebulae


Hynes, Robert Louisiana State University 2010A-0410 CTIO 4m 8

Eclipsing and Variable X-ray Binaries in the Galactic Bulge Survey


Ibata, Rodrigo Observatoire de Strasbourg 2010A-0088 KPNO 4m 4.5

What is the nature of the dark matter: cold or warm? Imprints on the tidal stream of Pal 5


Indriolo, Nick University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign 2010A-0203 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.4

Using H_3^+ Observations to Estimate the Interstellar H_2 Temperature


Jacoby, George National Optical Astronomy Observatory 2010A-0205 KPNO WIYN 3.5

Spectroscopic Confirmation of Very Old Planetary Nebula Candidates


Jao, Wei-Chun Georgia State University 2010A-0194 GEM-S GEM-SQ 1.7

The Dancing Partners of Seven Dwarfs


Jewitt, David University of California, Los Angeles 2010A-0147 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.74

Ice Near the Sun: The Main Belt Comets


Kasliwal, Mansi California Institute of Technology 2010A-0446 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.7

Transients in the Local Universe


Kawka, Adela Astronomicky ustav 2010A-0087 KPNO 4m 3

Properties of high proper motion white dwarfs


Keel, William University of Alabama 2010A-0241 KPNO WIYN 4

Dust in backlit galaxies - completing the UV sample


Keel, William University of Alabama 2010A-0244 KPNO 2.1m 7

The Galaxy Zoo sample of AGN-ionized clouds - history and obscuration


Keeney, Brian University of Colorado 2010A-0051 KPNO WIYN 7

Gax and Galaxies in the Cosmic Web: A Galaxy Redshift Survey around HST/COS Target Sight Lines


Kelly, Patrick Stanford University 2010A-0461 KPNO 2.1m 8.5

Shifting Standards: SN Ia Calibration Across Host Environments


Kishimoto, Makoto Max Planck Institut fur Radioastronomie 2010A-0081 CHARA 0.8

Probing the innermost infrared emission in the brightest Type 1 AGN with the CHARA array


Koss, Michael University of Maryland 2010A-0447 KPNO 4m 4

Near-IR Spectroscopy of AGN from the SWIFT BAT Survey


Kulkarni, Varsha University of South Carolina 2010A-0499 Magellan-II 1

Metals, Molecules, and Star Formation in Sub-Damped Lyman-alpha Quasar Absorbers


Landolt, Arlo Louisiana State University 2010A-0009 KPNO 2.1m 31.5

Faint UBVRI Photometric Standard Star fields: KPNO


Landolt, Arlo Louisiana State University 2010A-0012 CTIO 1.0m 26

Faint UBVRI Photometric Standard Star fields: CTIO


Lee, Jae-Woo Sejong University 2010A-0133 CTIO 1.0m 10

Globular Clusters as galaxy building blocks


Lee, Brian University of Florida 2010A-0453 Magellan-I 1

High precision differential photometry of planet transits with the MMTF


Lepine, Sebastien American Museum of Natural History 2010A-0473 CTIO 4m 1

Completing the inventory of the nearest 20pc: spectral classication of 1,301 candidate nearby stars.


Levan, Andrew University of Warwick 2010A-0164 GEM-N GEM-NQ 2

Lyman-alpha imaging of a known z=8.2 field


Liu, Guilin University of Massachusetts, Amherst 2010A-0129 KPNO 2.1m 6.5

Exploring the Scaling Laws of Star Formation: the High Density Centers of Galaxies


Liu, Jifeng Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory 2010A-0222 GEM-N GEM-NQ 2.1

The first direct mass measurement for the black hole in an ultraluminous X-ray source


Lucey, John University of Durham 2010A-0144 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.9

The origin of S0 discs in the dense cluster environment


Macri, Lucas Texas A & M University 2010A-0265 KPNO WIYN 3

Cepheids and Long-Period Variables in NGC 4258


Maderak, Ryan Indiana University 2010A-0235 MMT MMT 1

Oxygen Abundances at the Extremes of the Open Cluster Metallicity Range: NGC 2506


Mallery, Ryan University of California, Los Angeles 2010A-0379 KPNO 4m 4

Star Formation Feedback and Radiative transfer of Ly(alpha)


Malo, Lison University of Montreal 2010A-0138 CTIO 4m 4

Lithium test of Low-Mass Candidate members of Nearby Young Associations


Mandelbaum, Rachel Institute for Advanced Study 2010A-0317 KPNO 4m 7

Normalization and scatter of the mass-temperature relation for supermassive galaxy clusters


Marois, Christian Herzberg Institute of Astrophysics 2010A-0295 GEM-S GEM-SQ 1

IDPS: a direct imaging survey of Jovian planets around young and close massive stars.


Mason, Brian US Naval Observatory 2010A-0058 CTIO 4m-PRE 3

Nearby Dwarf Stars: Duplicity, Binarity, and Masses


Massey, Philip 2009A-0909 KPNO 2.1m 4

Long-term Monitoring of the Spectrum of the Nght Sky over Kitt Peak


Matheson, Thomas National Optical Astronomy Observatory 2010A-0302 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.88

Revealing the Heart of the Explosion: Nebular-Phase Spectroscopy of Type I Supernovae


Matson, Rachel Georgia State University 2010A-0271 GEM-N GEM-NQ 5

The Structure of Mass Loss from Massive Stars


Mauerhan, Jon California Institute of Technology 2010A-0384 CTIO SOAR 2

Obscured Massive Stellar X-ray Sources in the Galactic Plane


McMillan, Robert University of Arizona 2010A-0122 KPNO 4m-TOO  

Astrometric Search and Recovery of Asteroids and Comets Discovered by WISE


Meech, Karen University of Hawaii 2010A-0375 GEM-S GEM-S 3

Investigating the Early Solar System with Distant Comet Nuclei


Meibom, Soren Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics 2010A-0281 CTIO 4m 2

The connections between binarity, circumstellar disks, and stellar rotation


Meibom, Soren Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics 2010A-0281 CTIO 4m-PRE 2

The connections between binarity, circumstellar disks, and stellar rotation


Meibom, Soren Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics 2010A-0294 KPNO WIYN 3

Resolving and characterizing stars in the cores of NGC6819 and NGC6791


Meibom, Soren Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics 2010A-0313 KPNO WIYN 2

The connections between binarity, circumstellar disks, and stellar rotation


Merline, William Southwest Research Institute 2010A-0489 GEM-N GEM-N 2

High-Resolution AO Imaging of Asteroids/Satellites


Merline, William Southwest Research Institute 2010A-0489 GEM-S GEM-S 1

High-Resolution AO Imaging of Asteroids/Satellites


Miller, Christopher Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory 2010A-0482 CTIO 4m 1

Near-infrared Survey of the Abell 1882 Super-Group


Moran, Edward Wesleyan University 2010A-0485 KPNO 4m 7

Black Holes in the Milky Way's Backyard


Moran, Edward Wesleyan University 2010A-0485 Hale 2

Black Holes in the Milky Way's Backyard


Mueller, Beatrice Planetary Science Institute 2010A-0226 KPNO 2.1m 10

Imaging of the Stardust target, comet 81P/Wild 2 at its best perigee in 60 years: A unique opportunity.


Mulchaey, John Carnegie Observatories 2010A-0238 GEM-N GEM-N 2

Casting Light on the Warm-Hot Intergalactic Medium


Mulchaey, John Carnegie Observatories 2010A-0238 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.1

Casting Light on the Warm-Hot Intergalactic Medium


Newman, Jeffrey University of Pittsburgh 2010A-0112 GEM-N GEM-N 2

Y-band Imaging in the Extended Groth Strip


Ngeow, Chow Choong National Central University 2010A-0085 CTIO 0.9m-SVC 15

Observations of Southern Galactic Cepheids in Sloan Filters


Norris, Mark University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 2010A-0110 CTIO SOAR 6

Unified Analysis of Spheroid and Disk Dynamics in S0s


Oka, Takeshi University of Chicago 2010A-0064 GEM-S GEM-S 4

Exploring the Central Molecular Zone by H_3^+ and CO Spectroscopy along New Sight lines


Oswalt, Terry Florida Institute of Technology 2010A-0290 KPNO 4m 4.5

An Investigation of Post-main-sequence Mass Loss Using Wide Binary Stars


Parker, Joel Southwest Research Institute 2010A-0285 KPNO WIYN 3

Scrutinizing the Extreme TNO 2009 MS9


Patience, Jennifer University of Exeter 2010A-0066 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.23

Resolving the A-star Binary Population with Gemini AO


Peng, Eric Peking University 2010A-0445 MMT MMT 2

NGVS-S: A Comprehensive Spectroscopic Survey of Virgo


Peterson, Bradley Ohio State University 2010A-0197 GEM-N GEM-NQ 1.11

The High Mass End of the Black Hole Mass - Stellar Velocity Dispersion Relation in AGNs


Ragland, Sam W. M. Keck Observatory 2010A-0406 CHARA 2

Multi-color interferometric investigations of YSO disks


Ravindranath, Swara Inter University Centre for Astronomy & Astrophysics 2010A-0344 GEM-S GEM-S 2

Mid-IR Mapping of Nuclear Rings: Does Star Formation proceed by Sequential Triggering?


Reed, Michael Missouri State University 2010A-0155 KPNO 4m 4

Constraining the evolution of the pulsating subdwarf B star Feige 48 (KL UMa).


Rest, Armin Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics 2010A-0297 CTIO 4m 8

Echoes of Historical Supernovae in the Milky Way Galaxy


Reynolds, Mark University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 2010A-0399 GEM-N GEM-NQ 1

The Mass of the Black Hole in the Galactic Microquasar GRS 1915+105


Rhee, Jaehyon Purdue University 2010A-0394 KPNO 4m 5.5

Search for r-Process Enhanced Very Metal-Poor Stars


Richardson, Mark Arizona State University 2010A-0481 GEM-N GEM-N 2

Metallicities and kinematics of Lyman-alpha Galaxies at z=3.1


Rivkin, Andrew Johns Hopkins University 2010A-0177 CTIO 1.5m-SVC 1

Quantifying Rotational Variation on the Dwarf Planet Ceres


Roe, Henry Lowell Observatory 2010A-0124 GEM-S GEM-SQ 1

Titan's Methane Weather post-Equinox: Seasonal climate change and surface geology


Roederer, Ian University of Texas, Austin 2010A-0173 KPNO WIYN 4

Characterizing the Age and Chemical Enrichment of the Heaviest Elements in Globular Cluster M92


Saha, Abhijit National Optical Astronomy Observatory 2010A-0199 GEM-N GEM-N 3

The Ancient stellar population of Leo A.


Sakai, Shoko University of California, Los Angeles 2010A-0337 CTIO 1.0m 9

Surface Photometry of Local Volume Galaxies


Sakai, Shoko University of California, Los Angeles 2010A-0338 KPNO 0.9m 5

H(alpha) and Optical Imaging of Local Volume Galaxies in the Northern Hemisphere


Sakamoto, Tsuyoshi Japan Spaceguard Association 2010A-0459 KPNO 2.1m 5.5

Stellar dynamics in the Milky Way out to the solar radius


Sarajedini, Ata University of Florida 2010A-0311 CTIO 1.0m 10

Unlocking the Secrets of the Oosterhoff Effect: A Period-Amplitude-Color Analysis of RR Lyrae Variables


Schawinski, Kevin Yale University 2010A-0178 GEM-S GEM-SQ 1.1

Deep spectroscopy of a sample of local obscured AGN


Scholz, Alexander University of St. Andrews 2010A-0054 CTIO 4m 4

SONYC: The bottom of the IMF in the Lupus star forming region


Schwamb, Megan California Institute of Technology 2010A-0131 CTIO 0.9m-SVC 10

Monitoring Cometary Activity in the Centaur Population


Schwamb, Megan California Institute of Technology 2010A-0131 CTIO 1.3m 3.6

Monitoring Cometary Activity in the Centaur Population


Schwamb, Megan California Institute of Technology 2010A-0131 CTIO 1.5m-SVC 6.5

Monitoring Cometary Activity in the Centaur Population


Sellgren, Kristen Ohio State University 2010A-0316 GEM-S GEM-S 4

Stellar Abundances within 2 pc of the Central Black Hole in the Galactic Center


Seth, Anil Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics 2010A-0169 GEM-N GEM-NQ 2.05

Surveying Nearby Nuclear Star Clusters


Shara, Michael American Museum of Natural History 2010A-0261 KPNO 4m 5.5

Old Nova Shells around Z Cam Dwarf Novae: A Prediction of the Hibernation Scenario


Sheffield, Allyson Vassar College 2010A-0373 KPNO 4m 4.5

Exploring the Chemical Nature and Origin of Potential Galactic Substructures


Sheppard, Scott Carnegie Institution of Washington 2010A-0404 CTIO 0.9m-SVC 4.2

Precise Astrometry for Predicting Kuiper Belt Object Occultations


Sheppard, Scott Carnegie Institution of Washington 2010A-0418 CTIO 4m 3

A Survey for L5 Neptune Trojans


Sheppard, Scott Carnegie Institution of Washington 2010A-0418 CTIO SOAR 0.5

A Survey for L5 Neptune Trojans


Simon, Michal State University of New York, Stony Brook 2010A-0057 CHARA 3

Angular Diameters of Stars in the Beta Pic Moving Group


Simpson, Janet SETI Institute/NASA Ames Research Center 2010A-0347 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.6

G333.466-0.163 (IRAS 16175-5002) - A Cluster of Massive Young Stellar Objects


Smith, Nathan University of California, Berkeley 2010A-0415 GEM-N GEM-NQ 1.8

Late-time Photometry of Recent Optical Transients


Smith, Nathan University of California, Berkeley 2010A-0415 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.2

Late-time Photometry of Recent Optical Transients


Song, Jeeseon University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign 2010A-0441 CTIO 4m 12

Optical/NIR Studies of South Pole Telescope Galaxy Clusters and Point Sources


Stapelfeldt, Karl Jet Propulsion Laboratory 2010A-0359 GEM-S GEM-SQ 2.25

Coronagraphic Imaging Survey of a New Spitzer Debris Disk Sample


Stauffer, John California Institute of Technology--IPAC 2010A-0286 CTIO 1.3m 5

Synoptic Monitoring of Star-Forming Cores


Stauffer, John California Institute of Technology 2010A-0314 CTIO SOAR 3

New Constraints for YSO Inner Accretion Disks with Spitzer and Spartan


Stevenson, Rachel University of California, Los Angeles 2010A-0312 CTIO SOAR 3

Albedos of Small Hilda Asteroids


Stevenson, Rachel University of California, Los Angeles 2010A-0322 CTIO SOAR 3

The Thermal History of the Themis Family


Stringfellow, Guy University of Colorado 2010A-0296 Hale 1

The Search for New Luminous Blue Variable Stars: Near-Infrared Spectroscopy of Stars With 24 micron Shells


Stringfellow, Guy University of Colorado 2010A-0296 Hale-PRE 1

The Search for New Luminous Blue Variable Stars: Near-Infrared Spectroscopy of Stars With 24 micron Shells


Stringfellow, Guy University of Colorado 2010A-0475 CTIO 4m 10

A Deep Emission Line Study of the Ophiuchus Cloud


Strolger, Louis-Gregory Western Kentucky University 2010A-0246 KPNO 4m 4

Tests of Environmental Effects on SN Ia Production


Tanvir, Nial University of Leicester 2010A-0145 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.08

Investigating gamma-ray bursts and their use as cosmological probes


Tanvir, Nial University of Leicester 2010A-0156 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.09

Rapid observations of gamma-ray bursts with Gemini-S


Tokovinin, Andrei Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory 2010A-0060 CTIO 1.3m 2.8

Complete census of wide companions to nearby stars


Trafton, Laurence University of Texas, Austin 2010A-0458 GEM-N GEM-NQ 1.5

Search for Enhancement of Unidentified Titan Absorption Features over Xanadu and for Titan CH4 Humidity Gradients


Trippe, Margaret University of Maryland 2010A-0180 KPNO 2.1m 4.5

Variability of Seyfert Type and the Nature of Seyfert 1.8 and 1.9 Galaxies


Trueblood, Mark National Optical Astronomy Observatory 2010A-0074 KPNO 2.1m 3

Extended Follow-up of Near Earth Objects


Trujillo, Chadwick Gemini Observatory 2010A-0419 GEM-N GEM-NQ 1.1

Primordial Solar System Ices


Tucker, Douglas Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory 2010A-0307 CTIO 1.0m 7

Calibration and Characterization of Stars, Galaxies, and Quasars in the Dark Energy Survey (DES) grizy Filter System


Twarog, Bruce University of Kansas 2010A-0361 MMT MMT 1

Probing Stellar Structure and Evolution via Li Abundances


Tytler, David University of California, San Diego 2010A-0212 CTIO 4m 3

QSO Light on New Physics


Vaccaro, Todd Francis Marion University 2010A-0416 KPNO 4m 5

Low Mass Eclipsing Binaries


Van Eymeren, Janine Jodrell Bank Centre for Astrophysics 2010A-0150 KPNO WIYN 3

The kinematics of ionised gas shells in nearby irregular dwarf galaxies


Veilleux, Sylvain University of Maryland 2010A-0266 CTIO 4m 5

Deep Emission-Line Imaging of Local Galactic Winds with NEWFIRM


Von Braun, Kaspar California Institute of Technology 2010A-0220 KPNO 0.9m 3

Distances to Eclipsing M-Dwarf Binary Systems


Von Braun, Kaspar California Institute of Technology 2010A-0220 KPNO WIYN 4

Distances to Eclipsing M-Dwarf Binary Systems


Wachter, Stefanie California Institute of Technology 2010A-0114 CTIO SOAR 3

The Nature of Mid-Infrared Circumstellar Shells discovered with the Spitzer Space Telescope


Wade, Richard Pennsylvania State University 2010A-0167 KPNO 2.1m 4.5

Early F dwarfs with hidden hot subdwarf companions


Walker, Alistair Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory 2010A-0121 CTIO 4m 1

Accurate and Precise IR Photometry of Omega Centauri


Williams, Stephen Georgia State University 2010A-0202 KPNO 4m 4

Spectroscopic Orbits for Eclipsing Binaries Among the NASA Kepler Observatory Targets


Wilson, Gillian University of California, Riverside 2010A-0343 GEM-N GEM-NQ 1.9

The Gemini Cluster Astrophysics Spectroscopic Survey (GCLASS)


Wing, Joshua Boston University 2010A-0298 KPNO 4m 4

Radio Selected Clusters of Galaxies at High Redshift


Winkler, P. Frank Middlebury College 2010A-0483 CTIO 4m 5

Young SNRs, Nonradiative Shocks, and Cosmic Rays: Measuring the Expansion of SN 1006 and RCW 86


Worseck, Gabor University of California, Santa Cruz 2010A-0355 GEM-N GEM-NQ 2.8

Surveying the Post-Reionization Universe with Quasar Spectroscopy


Worseck, Gabor University of California, Santa Cruz 2010A-0358 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.6

Surveying the Post-Reionization Universe with Quasar Spectroscopy


Wright, Jason Pennsylvania State University 2010A-0378 MMT MMT 1

Determining Distance, Age, and Activity in a New Benchmark Cluster: Ruprecht 147


Yong, David Australian National University 2010A-0097 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.37

Fluorine abundances in thin and thick disk stars


Young, Andrew University of Bristol 2010A-0157 GEM-S GEM-SQ 2

The Jet-Cloud Interaction of PKS B2152-699


Young, Leslie Southwest Research Institute 2010A-0488 GEM-S GEM-SQ 1.5

Pluto's Atmospheric CH_4: Variations in time, space, and altitude


Zabludoff, Ann University of Arizona 2010A-0263 GEM-N GEM-N 2

Resolving the Nature of Newly Discovered Lyman-(alpha) Blobs in the NOAO Bootes Field


Zezas, Andreas Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics 2010A-0218 KPNO 4m 3.5

Investigation of Supernova Remnants in nearby galaxies


Zuckerman, Ben University of California, Los Angeles 2010A-0320 CTIO 4m 6

Hunting the Coolest Substellar Dwarfs

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