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Approved NOAO Survey Programs



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Kelson, Daniel Carnegie Observatories 2009A-0041 CTIO 4m 11

The Carnegie Spitzer IMACS Survey


Probst, Ronald National Optical Astronomy Observatory 2010A-0036 CTIO 4m 11

A Deep H_2 Imaging Survey of Star Forming Regions in the Magellanic Clouds


van Dokkum, Pieter Yale University 2010A-0015 CTIO 4m 20

The NEWFIRM Medium Band Survey II: Hunting Monster Galaxies

Approved Fermi Programs



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Abdo, Aous Naval Research Laboratory 2010B-0902 CTIO 1.5m-SVC 1

Multiwavelength Campaign for the Study of the PSR B1259-63/SS 2283 BE Star Binary


Bailyn, Charles Yale University 2010B-0901 CTIO 1.5m-SVC 2.25

SMARTS Spectroscopy of Bright Fermi Blazars


Bailyn, Charles Yale University 2010B-0903 CTIO 1.3m 1.8

SMARTS Photometry of Bright Fermi Blazars

Approved Long Term Programs



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Bryngelson, Ginger Clemson University 2010B-0543 KPNO 4m 3.5

Physics of Supernovae Ia at Late Epochs


Bryngelson, Ginger Clemson University 2010B-0543 KPNO WIYN 4

Physics of Supernovae Ia at Late Epochs


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

Mapping the Nearby Universe: The 2MASS Redshift Survey


Long, Knox Space Telescope Science Institute 2010A-0243 CTIO 1.3m 1.2

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


Mahmud, Naved Rice University 2009B-0504 KPNO 4m 7.5

Brown Dwarf and Giant Planet Companions to Young Stars in Taurus


Richardson, Noel Georgia State University 2009B-0153 CTIO 1.5m-SVC 3.9

Spectroscopic Monitoring of Luminous Blue Variables


Saha, Abhijit National Optical Astronomy Observatory 2010B-0459 GEM-S GEM-SQ 2

Ultra Long Period Cepheids: a primary standard candle up to the Hubble flow.


Sahu, Kailash Space Telescope Science Institute 2010A-0371 CTIO 1.3m 2

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


Schuler, Simon Clemson University 2006B-0303 KPNO WIYN 2

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


Trilling, David Northern Arizona University 2010A-0476 CTIO 0.9m 10

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-S GEM-SQ 1.5

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

Approved Regular Programs



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A'Hearn, Michael University of Maryland 2010B-0466 KPNO 2.1m 19

Cometary science bonanza: Comet 103P/Hartley 2's very close approach to Earth and EPOXI mission flyby


Abell, Paul NASA Johnson Space Flight Center 2010B-0607 MMT MMT 2

Mineralogical Characterization and Source Region Determination of Near- Earth Objects and Extinct Comet Candidates


Abia, Carlos Universidad de Granada 2010B-0183 GEM-S GEM-S 2

The origin of fluorine: The first determination of fluorine abundances in extragalactic AGB carbon stars


Aldering, Greg Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory 2010B-0316 CTIO SOAR 3

Host Galaxies of Hubble Flow Type Ia Supernovae


Allen, Peter Franklin & Marshall College 2010B-0238 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.85

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


Allen, Tom University of Toledo 2010B-0436 MMT MMT 1

Hectospec and Hectochelle Spectroscopy of the Cep OB3b Cluster


Allen, Lori National Optical Astronomy Observatory 2010B-0498 KPNO WIYN 5

High Resolution Imaging of Orion protostars


Anthony-Twarog, Barbara University of Kansas 2010B-0312 KPNO WIYN 5

Probing Stellar Structure and Evolution via Li Abundances


Aragona, Christina Lehigh University 2010B-0283 KPNO 2.1m 7

A Study of Balmer Emission in Be Stars


Badenes, Carles Weizmann Institute of Science 2010B-0378 KPNO 4m 4

Spectroscopic follow-up of the SWARMS survey


Bakos, Gaspar Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics 2010B-0130 Keck Keck-I 2

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


Baldwin, Jack Michigan State University 2010B-0048 KPNO 2.1m 5.5

What are the Crab Nebula Filaments? A multi-wavelength study of their molecular content.


Bastian, Nate University of Exeter 2010B-0189 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.5

Testing IMF universality through the direct detection of low mass stars in starburst galaxies


Batuski, David University of Maine 2010B-0480 CTIO 1.0m 6

Imaging the Aquarius and Microscopium Superclusters of Galaxies


Bauer, James Jet Propulsion Laboratory 2010B-0415 CTIO SOAR 4

Physical Characterization of Southern WISE Discoveries (to the End of Cryogenic Mission)


Beaton, Rachael University of Virginia 2010B-0596 KPNO 4m 5

Completing the SPLASH Survey of M31 dSphs


Benford, Dominic NASA Goddard Space Flight Center 2010B-0583 KPNO 4m 6

Identiļ¬cations of The Most Luminous, Highest-Redshift Objects Discovered by WISE (Wide-field Infrared Survey Explorer)


Berger, Edo Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics 2010B-0207 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.6

Exotic Explosions and Eruptions: Exploring a New Transient Phase-Space with Pan-STARRS


Bonev, Boncho Catholic University of America 2010B-0455 Keck Keck-II 1.5

Cosmogonic Indicators in the Jupiter-family Comet 103P/Hartley-2: Deuterium Abundance and Nuclear Spin Temperature


Bresolin, Fabio University of Hawaii 2010B-0072 GEM-S GEM-SQ  

Testing for a variable upper IMF in star-forming galaxies


Brittain, Sean Clemson University 2010B-0157 GEM-S GEM-S 1

Observation of Ro-vibrational OH Emission in Transitional Disks


Brown, Alexander University of Colorado 2010B-0340 MMT MMT 2

MMT Hectochelle Spectral Variability Study of Active Late-type Stars in the Kepler Field


Bubar, Eric Joseph University of Rochester 2010B-0399 KPNO 4m 4

Chemically Tagging Kinematic Structure in the Solar Neighborhood


Campbell, Ryan Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory 2010B-0279 KPNO 4m 2.5

Addressing Fundamental Issues in LARPS


Carlin, Jeffrey University of Virginia 2010B-0331 CTIO 4m 4

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


Cenko, S Bradley University of California, Berkeley 2010B-0332 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.3

Probing the Central Black Holes of Distant, Quiescent Galaxies via Tidal Disruption Flares


Chapman, Scott University of Cambridge 2010B-0216 GEM-N GEM-NQ 2.2

NIFS observations of high-redshift ULIRGs (submm and radio selected): a detailed comparison of cold and hot-dust z~2 ULIRGs with hydrodynamical simulations


Clowe, Douglas Ohio University 2010B-0318 CTIO SOAR 2

Photometric Redshifts of Weak Lensing Tomography of Galaxy Clusters


Clowe, Douglas Ohio University 2010B-0318 KPNO WIYN 5

Photometric Redshifts of Weak Lensing Tomography of Galaxy Clusters


Cobb, Bethany University of California, Berkeley 2010B-0337 CTIO 1.3m 3.6

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


Cobb, Bethany University of California, Berkeley 2010B-0345 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.7

Exceptional Swift and Fermi GRBs: Gemini North Targets of Opportunity


Cobb, Bethany University of California, Berkeley 2010B-0349 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.35

Exceptional Swift and Fermi GRBs: Gemini South Targets of Opportunity


Comerford, Julia University of California, Berkeley 2010B-0270 GEM-N GEM-NQ 1.28

Follow-up of Candidate Dual AGN Galaxies with Longslit Spectroscopy


Comerford, Julia University of California, Berkeley 2010B-0270 GEM-S GEM-SQ 1.25

Follow-up of Candidate Dual AGN Galaxies with Longslit Spectroscopy


Conselice, Christopher University of Nottingham 2010B-0205 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.6

The Star Formation Rates in Ultra-Massive z > 2 Galaxies


Cook, Jason NASA Ames Research Center 2010B-0268 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.9

Icy grain halos: amorphous or crystalline water ice?


Corradi, Wagner Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais 2010B-0396 CTIO 0.9m 7

Interstellar Dust and Magnetic Field towards the Orion-Eridanus Superbubble


Coughlin, Jeffrey New Mexico State University 2010B-0138 KPNO 2.1m 7.5

Near-Infrared Secondary Eclipse Measurements of Multiple Transiting Exoplanets II


Covey, Kevin Cornell University 2010B-0412 Hale 2

Confirming X-ray Triggered Disk Accretion With K Band Spectroscopy


Crenshaw, D Michael Georgia State University 2010B-0218 GEM-N GEM-NQ 2

The Connection Between Fueling Flows and Outflows in Active Galaxies: Ionized Spirals in Markarian 573


Crotts, Arlin Columbia University 2010B-0362 GEM-S GEM-SQ 1

Evolution of Supernova Remnant 1987A


Crotts, Arlin Columbia University 2010B-0374 CTIO 0.9m-SVC 4

The Echo from Supernova 1987A


Cummings, Jeff Indiana University 2010B-0624 MMT MMT 2

Initial Li of Metal-Poor Young Open Clusters and its Connection to Primordial Lithium


Cunha, Katia National Optical Astronomy Observatory 2010B-0603 GEM-S GEM-SQ 1.9

Chemical Evolution at the Edge of the Bar: Abundances at the base of the Scutum-Crux arm


Davidson, Jr, James University of Toledo 2010B-0503 CTIO 0.9m 7

A Polarimetric Study of Potential Extragalactic Protoplanetary Disk Systems


De Buizer, James Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy 2010B-0487 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.68

Investigating the Connection Between Green Fuzzy Emission and Molecular Outflows


de Pater, Imke University of California, Berkeley 2010B-0086 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.8

ALTAIR/NIRI AO Imaging of Volcanic Eruptions on Io


De Rosa, Robert University of Exeter 2010B-0145 CTIO SOAR 4

Southern A-Star Survey with Spartan IR


Dewitt, Curtis University of Florida 2010B-0484 CTIO SOAR 2

Spectroscopic follow-up of NIR candidate counterparts to Galactic Center X-ray sources


Dey, Arjun National Optical Astronomy Observatory 2010B-0146 KPNO 4m 7

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


Dey, Arjun National Optical Astronomy Observatory 2010B-0437 Keck Keck-I 1

The Origin and Evolution of Low-Redshift (z<2) Lyman Alpha Emitting Galaxies


Dieterich, Sergio Georgia State University 2010B-0176 CTIO SOAR 6

Probing Stellar Physics at the Bottom of the Main Sequence: Continuing to Map the Optical Color Space for Spectral Types M6V to L5V


Dieterich, Sergio Georgia State University 2010B-0341 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.59

Probing Stellar Physics at the Bottom of the Main Sequence: Continuing the Pursuit of Dynamical Masses


Dieterich, Sergio Georgia State University 2010B-0467 GEM-S GEM-SQ 4.13

Probing Stellar Physics at the Bottom of the Main Sequence: Calibrating the Effects of Youth, Gravity, and Metallicity on Luminosity


Drake, Andrew California Institute of Technology 2010B-0533 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.5

The Nature of Extreme Supernova Explosions


Drake, Andrew California Institute of Technology 2010B-0533 GEM-S GEM-SQ 1

The Nature of Extreme Supernova Explosions


Duchene, Gaspard University of California, Berkeley 2010B-0287 GEM-N GEM-NQ 2.48

Identification of Very Low Mass Brown Dwarfs in IC348


Duchene, Gaspard University of California, Berkeley 2010B-0420 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.45

The physical properties of visual binaries in the Orion Nebula Cluster


Dupuy, Trent University of Hawaii 2010B-0589 Keck Keck-II 1

Testing Ultracool Atmospheres with Mass Benchmarks


Farihi, Jay University of Leicester 2010B-0017 MMT MMT 1

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


Fesen, Robert Dartmouth College 2010B-0335 KPNO 4m 5

Spectra of Cas A's Highest Velocity Ejecta


Fleming, Scott University of Florida 2010B-0164 KPNO 2.1m 6

More BiRDS: The Mass:Radius Relationship Of Long-Period Eclipsing Binaries


Fleming, Scott University of Florida 2010B-0500 KPNO 4m 3

A Spectroscopic Survey of the ClassII YSO Population in the LkH(alpha)101 Region


Fox, Derek Pennsylvania State University 2010B-0595 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.7

Gamma-Ray Bursts: From Progenitors to Probes


Fox, Derek Pennsylvania State University 2010B-0597 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.35

Gamma-Ray Bursts: From Progenitors to Probes


French, Linda Illinois Wesleyan University 2010B-0187 CTIO 0.9m 7

Photometry of an Object in a Comet-Like Orbit and Jovian Trojan Asteroids


Gal-Yam, Avishay Weizmann Institute of Science 2010B-0198 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.1

Identifying progenitors of core-collapse supernovae


Gallagher, Joseph Louisiana State University 2010B-0385 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.93

Analysis of Early Dust Formation in SNe with Strong CSM Interaction


Garnavich, Peter University of Notre Dame 2010B-0520 KPNO 4m 3

A New Polar with a Very Low Accretion Rate


Ge, Jian University of Florida 2010B-0527 KPNO 2.1m 16.5

SDSS-III MARVELS Planet Candidate RV Follow-up


Gebhardt, Karl University of Texas, Austin 2010B-0257 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.6

Rest-frame Optical Spectroscopy of Ly-alpha Emmitting Galaxies


Geha, Marla Yale University 2010B-0472 Magellan-II 2

A Megacam Survey of Galactic Halo Substructure


Guha Niyogi, Suklima University of Missouri, Columbia 2010B-0240 GEM-N GEM-N 1

Testing dust condensation hypotheses using Gemini Michelle spatially?resolved spectroscopy of O-rich AGB stars.


Guinan, Edward Villanova University 2010B-0199 GEM-N GEM-NQ 1.4

The fundamental properties and internal structure of massive stars


Hamper, Randall Indiana University 2010B-0203 KPNO 2.1m 4

Discrimination among M Dwarf Dynamos Using Hyades Spectroscopy and Photometry


Harker, David University of California, San Diego 2010B-0110 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.7

Mid-IR Observations of EPOXI Mission Target Comet 103P/Hartley 2


Hartigan, Patrick Rice University 2010B-0390 Keck Keck-I 1

Dynamics Within the Collimation Region of the HH 444 Stellar Jet


Hebb, Leslie Vanderbilt University 2010B-0360 CTIO 0.9m-SVC 7

Measuring metallicities of Benchmark Eclipsing Binaries and Eclipsing M dwarfs


Hebb, Leslie Vanderbilt University 2010B-0360 KPNO 2.1m 7

Measuring metallicities of Benchmark Eclipsing Binaries and Eclipsing M dwarfs


Hebb, Leslie Vanderbilt University 2010B-0360 KPNO 4m 3.5

Measuring metallicities of Benchmark Eclipsing Binaries and Eclipsing M dwarfs


Henry, Alaina University of California, Santa Barbara 2010B-0438 KPNO WIYN 4

Galaxies at the Epoch of Peak Star Formation: Stellar Mass measurements of a WFC3 spectroscopically selected sample


Herbst, William Wesleyan University 2010B-0292 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.4

Near Infrared Spectroscopy of the Unique T Tauri Binary System KH 15D


Hidalgo, Sebastian Instituto de Astrofisica de Canarias 2010B-0194 CTIO 1.0m 6

Toward a detailed, reliable and comprehensive star formation history of the Small Magellanic Cloud


Hidalgo, Sebastian Instituto de Astrofisica de Canarias 2010B-0194 CTIO 4m 6

Toward a detailed, reliable and comprehensive star formation history of the Small Magellanic Cloud


Hinkle, Kenneth National Optical Astronomy Observatory 2010B-0290 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.63

Luminosities for Final Flash Stars


Homan, Jeroen Massachusetts Institute of Technology 2010B-0502 CTIO 1.3m 1.9

What powered the most luminous neutron-star transient?


Howell, Steve National Optical Astronomy Observatory 2010B-0241 KPNO WIYN 7

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


Howell, Steve National Optical Astronomy Observatory 2010B-0246 KPNO 4m 16

Spectroscopy of Kepler Exo-planet Transit Candidates


Howell, D. Andrew University of California, Santa Barbara 2010B-0368 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.5

Progenitor Signatures in Early Spectra of Type Ia Supernovae


Howell, Steve National Optical Astronomy Observatory 2010B-0495 Hale 2

Spectroscopy of the Unique White Dwarf BOKS 53836


Howk, J Christopher University of Notre Dame 2010B-0329 Keck Keck-I 1

Probing Star Formation and Primordial Infall in the Thick Disks of Spiral Galaxies


Hrivnak, Bruce Valparaiso University 2010B-0382 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.7

Testing the Binary Hypothesis for Bipolar Proto-Planetery Nebulae


Hsieh, Henry University of Hawaii 2010B-0327 CTIO SOAR 2

Nucleus Characterization of Main-Belt Comet P/Read


Jacobson, Heather Michigan State University 2010B-0410 KPNO 4m 6

Neutron-Capture Element Abundances of Open Clusters at Rgc 9-12 kpc in the Milky Way Disk


Jao, Wei-Chun Georgia State University 2010B-0311 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.13

Fingerprinting a Mysterious Unseen Companion in the Solar Neighborhood


Jha, Saurabh Rutgers University 2010B-0509 GEM-N GEM-NQ 1.52

CluLeSS: Cluster and Lensed Supernova Search


Jha, Saurabh Rutgers University 2010B-0509 GEM-S GEM-SQ 1.52

CluLeSS: Cluster and Lensed Supernova Search


Johnson, Christian Indiana University 2010B-0451 CTIO 4m 4

Chemical Abundances and the Formation and Evolution of the Galactic Bulge


Johnson, Jennifer Ohio State University 2010B-0477 CTIO 1.5m-SVC 6

The Metallicity of the Halo: Calibration of M giants


Kannappan, Sheila University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 2010B-0411 CTIO SOAR 1.5

Toward a Cosmic Mass Census: Galaxy Dynamics in the RESOLVE Survey


Kaplan, David University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee 2010B-0353 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.9

Constraining the First Eclipsing Double White Dwarf Binary in the Infrared


Karr, Jennifer Academia Sinica Institute of Astronomy and Astrophysics 2010B-0204 CTIO SOAR 1

Probing the Mystery of VeLLOs


Kartaltepe, Jeyhan National Optical Astronomy Observatory 2010B-0578 GEM-N GEM-NQ 1.08

Probing the Most Extreme Luminous Infrared Galaxies in the Universe


Kasliwal, Mansi California Institute of Technology--Astronomy Dept. 2010B-0440 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.8

Transients in the Local Universe


Kasliwal, Mansi California Institute of Technology--Astronomy Dept. 2010B-0448 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.8

Transients in the Local Universe


Keeney, Brian University of Colorado 2010B-0019 CTIO 4m 6

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


Kelly, Patrick Stanford University 2010B-0614 KPNO 2.1m 6

Shifting Standards: SN Ia Calibration Across Host Environments


Kennedy, Catherine Michigan State University 2010B-0320 GEM-S GEM-SQ 3

Nitrogen Abundances for Carbon-Enhanced Metal-Poor Stars


Kepler, S.O. Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sol 2010B-0462 GEM-S GEM-SQ 2.09

Spectroscopy of magnetic white dwarf stars


Kim, Sang Korea Astronomy and Space Science Institute 2010B-0178 CTIO 1.0m 4

Origin of the Outer Galactic Disk Open Clusters


Kobulnicky, Chip University of Wyoming 2010B-0229 KPNO 4m 4

Intermediate-Mass Star-Forming Regions: What are the Most Massive Stars Formed?


Konstantopoulos, Iraklis Pennsylvania State University 2010B-0355 KPNO WIYN 2

Testing star formation and galaxy evolution through the tidal tails of interacting galaxies


Kulkarni, Shri California Institute of Technology 2010B-0570 KPNO 4m 10

Cosmic Explosions: Census, Systematics, and Beyond


Kunder, Andrea Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory 2010B-0225 CTIO 1.0m 6

The Oosterhoff period shift effect in NGC1851 and NGC2808: nature or nurture ?


Lacy, Mark National Radio Astronomy Observatory 2010B-0309 CTIO 4m 7

Optical imaging of southern extragalactic fields with multiwavelength coverage


Lambert, David University of Texas, Austin 2010B-0259 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.7

Exploring the Evolution of RCB stars from White Dwarf Mergers


Landolt, Arlo Louisiana State University 2010B-0001 CTIO 1.0m 29

Faint UBVRI Photometric Standard Star fields: CTIO


Landolt, Arlo Louisiana State University 2010B-0002 KPNO 2.1m 22

Faint UBVRI Photometric Standard Star fields: KPNO


Law, Nicholas University of Toronto 2010B-0315 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.79

The Extremely Extreme: Searching for Companions in Wide M-dwarf Binaries


Lee, Jae-Woo Sejong University 2010B-0161 CTIO 4m 3

Chemical Self-Enrichment History of 47 Tuc (NGC 104)


Lewis, Geraint University of Sydney 2010B-0366 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.8

Cubs in the Litter: Spectroscopy of New Andromodean Dwarfs from PAndAS


Limoges, Marie-Michele University of Montreal 2010B-0457 KPNO 2.1m 4

A continuing census of Galactic white dwarfs to 40 parsecs of the Sun


Limoges, Marie-Michele University of Montreal 2010B-0457 KPNO 4m 3.5

A continuing census of Galactic white dwarfs to 40 parsecs of the Sun


Liu, Xin Princeton University 2010B-0115 KPNO WIYN 3

Unveiling Binary Supermassive Black Holes in Double-Peaked Narrow-line AGNs


Lopez-Morales, Mercedes Carnegie Institution of Washington 2010B-0131 GEM-N GEM-N 1

Search for methane fluorescence in the transiting exoplanet XO-2 b


Ludwig, Johannes Heidelberg University 2010B-0532 KPNO 4m 2

The Galaxy Group Environment: A Survey for Dwarfs & Tidal debris


Maderak, Ryan Indiana University 2010B-0486 MMT MMT 0.5

Probing Chemical Evolution and Cool Dwarf Atmospheres with Oxygen in M67


Mainzer, Amy Jet Propulsion Laboratory 2010B-0184 Magellan-I 1

A Search for the Coolest Brown Dwarfs in the Solar Neighborhood


Mainzer, Amy Jet Propulsion Laboratory 2010B-0184 Magellan-I-PRE 1

A Search for the Coolest Brown Dwarfs in the Solar Neighborhood


Malo, Lison University of Montreal 2010B-0449 CTIO 0.9m-SVC 1.6

Photometric observations of Low-mass Candidates Members of Nearby Young Associations


Marchesini, Danilo Tufts University 2010B-0407 Magellan-I 1

Measuring the Rest-Frame UV Properties and the Number Density of Massive Galaxies at 3<z<4


Marchis, Franck SETI Institute/NASA Ames Research Center 2010B-0118 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.95

Refining the Mutual Orbits of Known Multiple Asteroid Moonlets


Marinas, Naibi University of Florida 2010B-0507 KPNO 4m 7.5

Constraining the Star Forming History in Monoceros: A Study of Embedded Cluster Ages and Spatial Structure


Marion, G. Texas A & M University 2010B-0538 Hale 2

Late Time Near-Infrared Spectra from Type Ia Supernovae


Martell, Sarah Heidelberg University 2010B-0228 Keck Keck-I 1

Globular Cluster Contributions to the Galactic Halo


Masiero, Joseph Jet Propulsion Laboratory 2010B-0085 GEM-S GEM-SQ 1.13

Faint, dark and small: a new population of near-Earth objects


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

Nearby Dwarf Stars: Duplicity, Binarity, and Masses


Mason, Brian US Naval Observatory 2010B-0096 CTIO SOAR 4

Stellar Multiplicity and Masses


Massey, Philip Lowell Observatory 2010B-0005 CTIO 4m 8

A Census of Yellow Supergiants in the Magellanic Clouds: Testing Massive Star Evolutionary Models


Massey, Philip Lowell Observatory 2010B-0260 MMT MMT 2

Massive Star Evolution as a Function of Metallicity: Closing the Loop in the Local Group


Mathieu, Robert University of Wisconsin, Madison 2010B-0501 KPNO WIYN 5.5

A Study of The Binary and Anomalous Stellar Populations in Two Intermediate-Aged Open Clusters


Matson, Rachel Georgia State University 2010B-0351 GEM-N GEM-NQ 3

The Structure of Mass Loss from Massive Stars


Matsuoka, Yoshiki Nagoya University 2010B-0156 GEM-N GEM-NQ 4.4

A Search for z ~ 7 Quasars


McConnell, Nicholas University of California, Berkeley 2010B-0608 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.7

Weighing Black Holes in the Most Luminous Galaxies


McGregor, Peter Australian National University 2010B-0174 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.6

Accretion and Outflow from Young Stellar Disks


McIntosh, Daniel University of Missouri, Kansas City 2010B-0056 KPNO 2.1m 3

Spectroscopic Confirmation of the Ongoing Assembly of Giant Ellipticals


McIntosh, Daniel University of Missouri, Kansas City 2010B-0057 KPNO 2.1m 6.5

Spectroscopy of Gas-rich Major Mergers from the SDSS


McIntosh, Daniel University of Missouri, Kansas City 2010B-0605 KPNO WIYN 2

Survey of Massive Galaxy Pairs in Local Groups


McMillan, Robert University of Arizona 2010B-0405 CTIO 4m-TOO  

Astrometric Search and Recovery of Asteroids and Comets Discovered by WISE


McMillan, Robert University of Arizona 2010B-0405 KPNO WIYN-TOO  

Astrometric Search and Recovery of Asteroids and Comets Discovered by WISE


Megeath, Tom University of Toledo 2010B-0593 CTIO 4m 5

A Deep Newfirm Survey of the Orion A Cloud


Meibom, Soren Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics 2010B-0492 CTIO 4m 3

The connections between binarity, circumstellar disks, and stellar rotation


Meibom, Soren Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics 2010B-0537 KPNO WIYN 1.5

The connections between binarity, circumstellar disks, and stellar rotation


Menanteau, Felipe Rutgers University 2010B-0222 GEM-S GEM-S 3

Mass Calibration and Gas Physics of a Complete Sample of ACT SZE- Selected Galaxy Clusters


Merline, William Southwest Research Institute 2010B-0623 GEM-N GEM-N 2

High-Resolution AO Imaging of Asteroids/Satellites


Merline, William Southwest Research Institute 2010B-0623 GEM-S GEM-S 1

High-Resolution AO Imaging of Asteroids/Satellites


Moffett, Amanda University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 2010B-0594 CTIO SOAR 4

Secondary Disks and Disk Regrowth in S0 Galaxies


Mouhcine, M Liverpool John Moores University 2010B-0195 CTIO 4m 3

The panoramic view of galaxies: the nature of the outskirts of spirals


Myers, Adam University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign 2010B-0050 Hale 4

The Evolution of Small-Scale Quasar Clustering out to z~4.5


Nemec, James Camosun College 2010B-0092 CTIO 0.9m 12

RR Lyrae Stars in NGC1841, Reticulum & NGC1466


Nemec, James Camosun College 2010B-0092 CTIO 0.9m-PRE 2

RR Lyrae Stars in NGC1841, Reticulum & NGC1466


Ngeow, Chow-Choong National Central University 2010B-0098 CTIO 0.9m-SVC 25

Continuing Observations of Cepheids in Sloan Filters


Norman, Dara National Optical Astronomy Observatory 2010B-0193 GEM-S GEM-S 1.5

X-ray selected AGN in a Merging Cluster Environment


O'Meara, John Saint Michael's College 2010B-0424 Magellan-II 2

The Optical Depth of the Universe and the Search for Missing Metals at 2.5 < z < 3.4


Ofek, Eran California Institute of Technology 2010B-0336 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.25

Spectroscopic followup of shock breakout events


Olszewski, Edward University of Arizona 2010B-0383 CTIO 1.0m 3

A Sensitive Test of Whether the LMC Contains a Tidal Streamer That Extends All the Way to the Carina Dwarf Spheroidal


Olszewski, Edward University of Arizona 2010B-0383 CTIO 4m 4

A Sensitive Test of Whether the LMC Contains a Tidal Streamer That Extends All the Way to the Carina Dwarf Spheroidal


Orton, Glenn California Institute of Technology-JPL 2010B-0104 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.13

Neptune's Wandering Hot Polar Anomaly


Orton, Glenn California Institute of Technology-JPL 2010B-0106 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.2

Meridional Variability of Radiative vs Dynamical Forcing in Neptune


Papovich, Casey Texas A & M University 2010B-0554 CTIO 4m 5

NEWFIRM Observations of a Massive Conglomeration of Galaxy Cluster Candidates at 1.3 < z < 2.0


Paunzen, Ernst Universitat Wien (University of Vienna) 2010B-0286 CTIO 1.0m 8

The global content of chemically peculiar stars in the Milky Way.


Pessev, Peter Gemini Observatory - South 2010B-0563 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.6

Abundances and kinematics of intermediate-age LMC clusters.


Peterson, Bradley Ohio State University 2010B-0046 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.45

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


Prsa, Andrej Villanova University 2010B-0434 KPNO 4m 5

Follow-up Spectroscopy of Prime W-UMa Type Binary Stars Observed by Kepler


Quimby, Robert California Institute of Technology 2010B-0571 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.28

The Decline of Luminous Supernovae


Reed, Michael Missouri State University 2010B-0521 KPNO 4m 5

Constraining compact binary stars from the Kepler field.


Rest, Armin Harvard University 2010B-0529 KPNO 4m 7

Echoes of Historical Supernovae in the Milky Way Galaxy


Rich, R Michael University of California, Los Angeles 2010B-0588 KPNO WIYN 3

The C/M Star Ratio in M31 Halo Fields from Narrow-Band Imaging


Riedel, Adric Georgia State University 2010B-0280 GEM-S GEM-SQ 2

The Motions of "Motionless" Stars


Roe, Henry Lowell Observatory 2010B-0143 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.6

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


Roe, Henry Lowell Observatory 2010B-0143 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.4

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


Romanowsky, Aaron University of California, Santa Cruz 2010B-0561 CTIO 1.0m 6

The multi-wavelength Fundamental Plane in the Fornax Cluster


Romanowsky, Aaron University of California, Santa Cruz 2010B-0615 GEM-N GEM-N 1

Resolved Tracers of Substructure in Galaxy Halos


Romer, Kathy University of Sussex 2010B-0223 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.75

The Evolution of X-ray Scaling Relations Over Half A Hubble Time


Romer, Kathy University of Sussex 2010B-0223 GEM-S GEM-SQ 1.36

The Evolution of X-ray Scaling Relations Over Half A Hubble Time


Rushton, Mark University of Central Lancashire 2010B-0119 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.19

Pollution of the Secondary in the RS Ophiuchi System


Russo, Neil Dello Johns Hopkins University 2010B-0282 Keck Keck-II 1

Determining the volatile composition of Jupiter family comets 103P/Hartley 2 and 10P/Tempel 2


Sahai, Raghvendra Jet Propulsion Laboratory 2010B-0384 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.6

Caught in the Act II: A High-Velocity Outflow in ^1Gru, an S-type AGB star evolving into a Bipolar Planetary Nebula


Sahai, Raghvendra Jet Propulsion Laboratory 2010B-0460 GEM-S GEM-SQ 1

A Stellar Interloper Speeding through a Dense Interstellar Cloud


Salyk, Colette University of Texas, Austin 2010B-0394 GEM-N GEM-NQ 1.4

Water vapor in planet-forming regions: A new ground-based window on disk chemistry


Salzer, John Indiana University 2010B-0512 KPNO 2.1m 8

Making Hay With ALFALFA: The Star-Formation Properties of an HI-Selected Galaxy Sample


Schaefer, Gail Georgia State University 2010B-0255 Keck Keck-II 1.5

Precise Masses of Young Stars in Taurus: Finishing the Job on Elias 12


Schlieder, Joshua State University of New York, Stony Brook 2010B-0148 GEM-S GEM-S 1

Low Mass Members in Nearby Young Moving Groups Revealed


Schlieder, Joshua State University of New York, Stony Brook 2010B-0148 Keck Keck-II 1

Low Mass Members in Nearby Young Moving Groups Revealed


Schmidt, Edward University of Nebraska 2010B-0009 KPNO 2.1m 5.5

Type II Cepheids and Related Variables


Shang, Hsien Academia Sinica Institute of Astronomy and Astrophysics 2010B-0269 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.7

Resolving [NeII] 12.81 um Line Profiles toward Jet-Driving Young Stars


Sheppard, Scott Carnegie Institution of Washington 2010B-0536 CTIO 0.9m-SVC 4.2

Precise Astrometry for Predicting Kuiper Belt Object Occultations


Smith, Malcolm Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory 2010B-0284 CTIO 1.5m-SVC 0.2

Spectroscopic status of Light Pollution at CTIO


Smith, Riley Iowa State University 2010B-0400 CTIO 1.0m 5

Testing new theoretical models of M dwarfs


Song, Inseok University of Georgia 2010B-0242 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.4

Resolving the Asteroid Belt of HR 8799


Song, Jeeseon University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign 2010B-0598 CTIO 4m 11

Optical/NIR Confirmation and Redshift Measurements for South Pole Telescope Selected Galaxy Clusters


Soto, Kurt University of California, Santa Barbara 2010B-0599 GEM-N GEM-N 1

Integral Field Spectroscopy of Ultra Luminous Infrared Galaxies


Sromovsky, Lawrence University of Wisconsin, Madison 2010B-0248 GEM-N GEM-NQ 1

Characterization of Seasonal Changes on Uranus


Stanford, Adam University of California-Davis 2010B-0582 GEM-S GEM-SQ 3.86

Dynamical Mass Estimates of South Pole Telescope SZE Selected Galaxy Clusters


Stauffer, John California Institute of Technology 2010B-0075 KPNO 4m 3.5

Pleiades-like Stars in the Hipparcos Catalog


Stauffer, John California Institute of Technology 2010B-0343 KPNO 2.1m 9.5

Synoptic Monitoring of YSOs in Orion, NGC2264 and Mon R2 with Flamingos and Spitzer


Stauffer, John California Institute of Technology 2010B-0397 CTIO 1.3m 4

Synoptic Monitoring of Star-Forming Cores


Stocke, John University of Colorado 2010B-0144 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.9

A Unique Milli-Second Pulsar System


Stritzinger, Maximilian Carnegie Institution of Washington 2010B-0116 GEM-N GEM-NQ 1.2

Multi-wavelength spectroscopic study of young Type Ia supernovae


Strolger, Louis-Gregory Western Kentucky University 2010B-0291 KPNO 4m 6

Tests of Environmental Effects on SN Ia Production


Sullivan, Mark University of Oxford 2010B-0200 GEM-N GEM-NQ 1.6

The Host Galaxies of Local PTF Type Ia Supernovae


Takita, Satoshi Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency 2010B-0530 KPNO 2.1m 5

Spectroscopic follow-up observations of the AKARI T Tauri star candidates around the Taurus region


Tanvir, Nial University of Leicester 2010B-0213 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.2

Investigating gamma-ray bursts and their use as cosmological probes


Tanvir, Nial University of Leicester 2010B-0215 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.2

Rapid observations of gamma-ray bursts with Gemini-S


Telesco, Charles University of Florida 2010B-0052 GEM-N GEM-N 1

Resolving an Asteroid Belt in a Multi-Planet System


Telesco, Charles University of Florida 2010B-0053 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.87

Revealing the Structure and Mineralogy of the Beta Pic Central Disk


Thomas, Cristina Northern Arizona University 2010B-0192 CTIO 1.5m-SVC 3

Physical Characterization of Warm Spitzer Observed Near-Earth Objects


Thomas, Cristina Northern Arizona University 2010B-0192 CTIO SOAR 5

Physical Characterization of Warm Spitzer Observed Near-Earth Objects


Thomas, Cristina Northern Arizona University 2010B-0192 GEM-S GEM-SQ 3.69

Physical Characterization of Warm Spitzer Observed Near-Earth Objects


Thomas, Cristina Northern Arizona University 2010B-0192 KPNO 4m 4

Physical Characterization of Warm Spitzer Observed Near-Earth Objects


Tokovinin, Andrei Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory 2010B-0022 CTIO 1.5m-SVC 11

Comprehensive statistics of multiple stars


Trafton, Laurence University of Texas, Austin 2010B-0566 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.47

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


Trueblood, Mark National Optical Astronomy Observatory 2010B-0030 KPNO 2.1m 4

Long-Term Follow-up of Near Earth Objects


Trujillo, Chadwick Gemini Observatory - North 2010B-0461 GEM-N GEM-NQ 1.1

Primordial Solar System Ices


Tsai, Chao-Wei California Institute of Technology--IPAC 2010B-0592 CTIO SOAR 4

Probing the Most Luminous, High-Redshift Galaxies Discovered by WISE


van Dokkum, Pieter Yale University 2010B-0136 Keck Keck-I 1

The stellar initial mass function in elliptical galaxies


Veilleux, Sylvain University of Maryland 2010B-0100 CTIO 4m 5

Deep Emission-Line Imaging of Local Galactic Winds with NEWFIRM: Part II.


Vennes, Stephane Astronomicky ustav 2010B-0247 KPNO 4m 3.5

Properties of hot subluminous stars in the GALEX survey


Wade, Richard Pennsylvania State University 2010B-0372 KPNO 2.1m 4.5

Early F dwarfs with hidden hot subdwarf companions: completing the `winter' sample


Walker, Alistair National Optical Astronomy Observatory 2010B-0230 CTIO 4m 1

Multipopulations in NGC 2808: helium or not helium?


Walter, Frederick State University of New York, Stony Brook 2010B-0093 KPNO WIYN 4

Spectroscopy of Intermediate Mass Members of the Orion OB1a and b associations


Walter, Fred State University of New York, Stony Brook 2010B-0564 GEM-S GEM-SQ 3

Simultaneity of Accretion and Outflow in Young Stars


Wang, Ji University of Florida 2010B-0534 KPNO 2.1m 7

Searching For Planets Around M Dwarfs with EXPERT


Wasserman, Lawrence Lowell Observatory 2010B-0038 CTIO 4m 2

Colors of Distant Solar System Objects


Wasserman, Lawrence Lowell Observatory 2010B-0038 KPNO 4m 3

Colors of Distant Solar System Objects


Webb, Tracy McGill University 2010B-0275 GEM-S GEM-SQ 1.11

Spectroscopy of Infrared Galaxies in Clusters to z = 1


Webb, Tracy McGill University 2010B-0278 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.95

Spectroscopy of Infrared Galaxies in Clusters to z = 1


Wilhelm, Ronald University of Kentucky 2010B-0541 KPNO WIYN 5

Exploring Chemically Peculiar A/F-type Stars at Low Galactic Latitudes


Williams, Stephen Georgia State University 2010B-0379 KPNO 4m 6

Spectroscopic Orbits for Kepler FOV Eclipsing Binaries


Wilson, Robert University of Florida 2010B-0003 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.9

The extinction and the distance to the Andromeda Galaxy


Wilson, Gillian University of California, Riverside 2010B-0232 GEM-N GEM-NQ 1.44

The Gemini Cluster Astrophysics Spectroscopic Survey (GCLASS)


Wilson, Gillian University of California, Riverside 2010B-0236 GEM-S GEM-SQ 1.45

The Gemini Cluster Astrophysics Spectroscopic Survey (GCLASS)


Wing, Joshua Boston University 2010B-0137 KPNO 4m 4

Radio Selected Clusters of Galaxies at High Redshift


Winter, Lisa University of Colorado 2010B-0132 CTIO SOAR 4

Determining the Optical Outflow Properties of an Unbiased Sample of Low Redshift Seyfert 1s


Worseck, Gabor University of California, Santa Cruz 2010B-0055 GEM-S GEM-SQ 1

Surveying the Post-Reionization Universe with Quasar Spectroscopy II


Wright, Chris University of New South Wales 2010B-0180 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.75

Magnetic fields toward massive Young Stellar Objects


Yeh, Sherry University of Toronto 2010B-0493 CTIO 4m 1.5

Molecular Hydrogen in 30 Doradus


Zakamska, Nadia Institute for Advanced Study 2010B-0129 GEM-N GEM-N 2

Is there feedback from radio-quiet quasars?


Zakamska, Nadia Institute for Advanced Study 2010B-0135 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.6

Anomalous molecular hydrogen emission in ultraluminous infrared galaxies


Zuckerman, Ben University of California, Los Angeles 2010B-0064 CTIO 4m 5

Hunting the Coolest Substellar Dwarfs


Zuckerman, Ben University of California, Los Angeles 2010B-0070 KPNO 4m 4.5

Hunting the Coolest Substellar Dwarfs in the Northern Hemisphere

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