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NOAO Approved Programs for 2020A

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Programs: 178
Nights: 503.286
Approved NOAO Survey Programs

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

LoVoCCS: the Local Volume Complete Cluster Survey

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

DECam Local Volume Exploration Survey

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

Atmospheric Survey of Giant Exoplanets Discovered by TESS

Hartigan, Patrick Rice University 2019A-0101 CTIO SOAR 6

The Carina Time-Series Deep Field

Penny, Matthew Ohio State University 2019A-0315 CTIO 4m 7

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

Shen, Yue University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign 2019A-0065 CTIO 4m 8

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

Trilling, David Northern Arizona University 2019A-0337 CTIO 4m 6

The Deep DECam Outer Solar System Survey (DDOSSS)


Approved Chandra Programs

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

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


Approved Fermi Programs

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Massaro, Francesco Osservatorio Astrofisico di Torino 2018B-0934 CTIO 4m 2


Massaro, Francesco Osservatorio Astrofisico di Torino 2019B-0916 CTIO 4m 2



Approved Long Term Programs

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

Lyman Alpha Galaxies in the Epoch of Reionization

Rest, Armin Space Telescope Science Institute 2020A-0415 CTIO 4m 2.5

Photometric Time Series of Carinae's Great Eruption

Tokovinin, Andrei NOIRLab 2020A-0006 CTIO 1.5m-SVC 1.5

Spectroscopic orbits in nearby triple systems


Approved Regular Programs

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Andrews, Jennifer University of Arizona 2020A-0323 GEM-S GEM-SQ 1.24

Spectrophotometric Time Series of Eta Carinae's Great Eruption

Barlow, Brad High Point University 2020A-0268 CTIO SOAR 4

The EREBOS Project: Determining the Influence of Substellar Objects on Stellar Evolution

Bean, Jacob University of Chicago 2020A-0083 GEM-N GEM-NQ 3

Radial velocity follow up of TESS planets with MAROON-X

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

Simultaneous Observations of Kepler Objects With TESS and NEID

Belikov, Ruslan NASA Ames Research Center 2020A-0072 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.42

Direct imaging of exoplanets and exozodiacal dust around Alpha Centauri A

Bell, Keaton University of Washington 2020A-0316 CTIO SOAR 2

Solving the orbit of one of the shortest-period binaries known

Bianconi, Matteo University of Birmingham 2020A-0073 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.2

GMOS Discovery of Kilonova Counterparts to Strongly-lensed Binary Neutron Star (NS-NS) and Neutron Star- Black Hole (NS- BH) Mergers in LIGO/Virgo’s Third Observing Run (O3)

Bostroem, K. Azalee University of California, Davis 2020A-0176 GEM-N GEM-NQ 1.31

Progenitors of Type II SUpernovae from Nebular Spectra

Bouma, Luke Princeton University 2020A-0146 CTIO 1.5m-SVC 3

A Search for Transiting Giant Planets Around Young Stars

Bouy, Herve University of Bordeaux, France 2020A-0094 CTIO 1.5m-SVC 6.5

Star formation propagation in large complexes: the star formation history in Upper Scorpius

Bowler, Brendan University of Texas, Austin 2020A-0331 CTIO SOAR 2

Transforming Yields of Direct Imaging Planet Searches with Young Accelerating Stars

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

Transforming Yields of Direct Imaging Planet Searches with Young Accelerating Stars

Boyajian, Tabetha Louisiana State University 2020A-0140 CTIO 1.5m-SVC 4

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

Bryan, Marta University of California, Berkeley 2020A-0152 GEM-S GEM-SQ 2.21

As the World Turns: Constraining the Origin of Gas Giant Planets using Planetary Spin

Burgasser, Adam University of California, San Diego 2020A-0412 CTIO SOAR 1

X-ray Superflares from L dwarfs: Are they Young or Old?

Caballero-Nieves, Saida Florida Institute of Technology 2020A-0249 GEM-S GEM-SQ 4.15

A Closer look at Be star Multiplicity properties

Cann, Jenna George Mason University 2020A-0019 GEM-N GEM-NQ 1.16

The Search for Black Holes in Low Metallicity Dwarf Galaxies: The Power of Gemini GNIRS

Carmichael, Theron Harvard University 2020A-0043 CTIO 1.5m-SVC 2.5

Follow up for brown dwarf candidates from TESS

Cartier, Regis NOIRLab 2020A-0240 CTIO SOAR 2

Spectroscopy of bright galaxies hosting supernovae from the UltraVISTA SN Survey

Casares, Jorge Instituto de Astrofisica de Canarias 2020A-0220 CTIO SOAR 2

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

Chapman, Scott Dalhousie University 2020A-0409 GEM-S GEM-SQ 1.25

An F2 survey of MgII and OII in the most massive z=4-5 SPT protocluster galaxies

Chen, Tony Yu-Ching University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign 2020A-0320 GEM-N GEM-NQ 2.7

Searching kpc dual AGNs at higher redshift.

Cieplak, Agnieszka NASA-GSFC / CRESST-II / UMBC 2020A-0112 CTIO 1.5m-SVC 1.5

Where Are All the Black Holes?

Colon, Knicole NASA Goddard Space Flight Center 2019B-0280 KPNO WIYN 0.5

Photometric Characterization of K2 and TESS Exoplanets with WIYN

Couperus, Andrew Georgia State University 2020A-0178 CTIO 0.9m 1

A Search for Rotation Rates of M Dwarf Twin Binaries

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

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

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

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

Davis, Brian Pennsylvania State University 2020A-0301 GEM-N GEM-NQ 1.07

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

Debes, John Space Telescope Science Institute 2020A-0020 GEM-N GEM-NQ 1.8

Discovering new white dwarf-brown dwarf binaries

Do, Tuan University of California, Los Angeles 2020A-0232 GEM-N GEM-NQ 3.7

Galactic Center Adaptive Optics Spectroscopic Survey

Dupuy, Trent Gemini Observatory North 2020A-0031 GEM-S GEM-SQ 2.08

Calibrating Fundamental M-Dwarf Relations at Optical Wavelengths

Esplin, Taran University of Arizona 2020A-0005 CTIO 4m 3

Characterizing a New Young Nearby Association

Fan, Xiaohui University of Arizona 2020A-0074 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.3

Weighing the most massive accreting black holes at cosmic noon

Ferguson, Peter Texas A & M University 2020A-0280 GEM-S GEM-SQ 1.6

Probing the Dynamical Structure of Sagittarius

Ferguson, Annette University of Edinburgh 2020A-0393 GEM-N GEM-NQ 1.34

Globular Clusters in Dwarf Galaxies: The Exceptional Case of IKN

Flagg, Laura Rice University 2020A-0183 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.42

Direct Detection of the Substellar Companion to AS 205A

Foley, Ryan University of California, Santa Cruz 2020A-0293 GEM-N GEM-NQ 1.8

Ultra-Rapid UV Spectroscopy of an Interacting Supernova Discovered by TES

Follette, Katherine Amherst College/Five College Astronomy Department 2020A-0296 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.3

Characterization of the HD142527B Orbit and Circumsecondary Environment with the Gemini Planet Imager

Gerdes, David University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 2020A-0266 CTIO 4m 4

New Horizons Kuiper Belt Extended Mission Target Search 2020 and Beyond

Gosnell, Natalie Colorado College 2020A-0223 KPNO WIYN 2.5

Clusters with K2: systematics from membership and binarity

Graham, Melissa L. University of Washington 2020A-0084 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.36

Constraining the Fraction of Type Ia Supernovae with Non-Degenerate Companions

Grant, Sierra Boston University 2020A-0136 GEM-S GEM-SQ 2.05

Accretion onto Intermediate-mass Stars

Green, Paul Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics 2020A-0052 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.851

Changing-Look Quasars: Radical Changes in Accretion Rate?

Gupta, Arvind Pennsylvania State University 2020A-0400 KPNO WIYNQ 2.7

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

Hebb, Leslie Hobart and William Smith Colleges 2020A-0365 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.34

Measuring masses of the unequal mass pre-main sequence eclipsing binary, MML 48

Herbst, William Wesleyan University 2020A-0214 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.72

Infrared Spectroscopy of a Binary T Tauri Embedded in a Precessing Circumbinary Ring

Hom, Justin Arizona State University 2020A-0250 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.24

GPI Deep Imaging of the Newly Resolved HD 98363 Disk

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

Validation and Characterization of TESS Exoplanets

Howell, Steve NASA Ames Research Center 2020A-0047 GEM-S GEM-SQ 7

Validation and Characterization of TESS Exoplanets

Ilha, Gabriele S. Universidade Federal de Santa Maria 2020A-0151 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.396

Probing the gas kinematics of the inner region of Red Geysers

Jaffe, Daniel University of Texas, Austin 2020A-0109 GEM-S GEM-SQ 2.16

Young Substellar Objects at High Spectral Resolution

Jha, Saurabh Rutgers University 2020A-0132 GEM-S GEM-SQ 1.13

Spectroscopy of Type Iax Supernovae

Jha, Saurabh Rutgers University 2020A-0138 GEM-S GEM-SQ 1.8

SIRAH: Supernovae in the Infrared avec Hubble

Jimenez-Teja, Yolanda Observatorio Nacional Brazil 2020A-0411 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.48

Unveiling the Origin of Fossil Groups with Gemini-XMM-HST

Kalas, Paul University of California, Berkeley 2020A-0370 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.24

Testing the hypothesis that stellar flybys in a young cluster environment influence the architectures of planetary systems.

Kilic, Mukremin University of Oklahoma, Norman 2020A-0007 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.53

Two new Double-Lined Double White Dwarfs

Kilic, Mukremin University of Oklahoma, Norman 2020A-0009 GEM-S GEM-SQ 3.35

The White Dwarf Mass Distribution

Kilpatrick, Charles University of California, Santa Cruz 2020A-0217 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.3

Identifying the Progenitors of Astrophysical Transients

Kotulla, Ralf University of Wisconsin, Madison 2020A-0167 CTIO 4m 3

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

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

Unveiling the Impact of Binary Stars on Planet Occurrence with Gaia

Kraus, Adam University of Texas, Austin 2020A-0343 GEM-N GEM-NQ 1.52

Unveiling the Impact of Binary Stars on Planet Occurrence with Gaia

Kruszynska, K. Univeristy of Warsaw 2020A-0182 GEM-S GEM-SQ 2.75

Microlensing black holes and their masses from Gaia

Line, Mike Arizona State University 2020A-0133 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.42

Characterizing the Atmosphere of a Canonical Hot Jupiter with High Resoluton Cross-Correlation Spectroscopy

Lowenthal, James Smith College 2020A-0085 GEM-S GEM-SQ 1.1

Gravitational Lens Models for the Brightest Planck SMGs at 1<z<4

Luhman, Kevin Pennsylvania State University 2020A-0051 CTIO 4m 3

Toward a Complete Census of Stars in Upper Scorpius

Luhman, Kevin Pennsylvania State University 2020A-0066 GEM-N GEM-NQ 2.48

Toward a Complete Census of Brown Dwarfs in Upper Sco

Mace, Gregory University of Texas, Austin 2020A-0110 GEM-S GEM-SQ 1.69

Crossing the Substellar Boundary at 25Myr in Beta Pictoris

Macgregor, Meredith Carnegie Institution for Science 2020A-0272 CTIO 1.5m-SVC 1

A Search for Circumstellar and Interstellar Gas in The HD 15115 System

Mann, Andrew University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 2020A-0028 GEM-S GEM-SQ 1.5

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

Martinez-Vazquez, Clara NOIRLab 2020A-0238 CTIO 4m 3

The hunt for RR Lyrae stars in a new ultra-faint system discovered in the DELVE Survey

Mazoyer, Johan Jet Propulsion Laboratory 2020A-0200 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.55

Scattering properties of two newly imaged Sco-Cen Disks

McCully, Curtis Las Cumbres Observatory 2020A-0201 GEM-S GEM-SQ 3.13

Optical to IR Observations of the Next Kilonovae

Meech, Karen University of Hawaii 2020A-0175 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.35

Characterizing the Orbit of 2I/Borisov -- Searching for Non-gravitational Accelerations

Millar-Blanchaer, Max California Institute of Technology 2020A-0306 GEM-S GEM-SQ 1.13

Clarifying the true nature of CS Cha b/B

Miller, Adam Northwestern University 2020A-0277 GEM-S GEM-SQ 1.3

A Rapid Resonse to the Youngest ZTF Explosions

Molina, Mallory Montana State University 2020A-0134 GEM-N GEM-NQ 1.65

Confirming the First Sample of Wandering Black Holes in Dwarf Galaxies

Moskovitz, Nicholas Lowell Observattory 2020A-0165 CTIO SOAR 3

The Mission Accessible Near-Earth Object Survey (MANOS)

Muller-Sanchez, Francisco University of Memphis 2020A-0291 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.59

Dissecting AGN feedback: mapping the extraordinary energy-conserving outflow in the NLSy1 IRAS17020+4544 with GMOS IFU spectroscopy

Mura Guzman, Aldo Australian National University 2020A-0098 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.84

Constraining CEMP progenitor Nucleosynthesis Using Fluorine

Myles, Justin Stanford University 2020A-0290 KPNO WIYN 3

Enabling precision optical cluster cosmology with WIYN

MüLler, Oliver University of Strasbourg 2020A-0070 CTIO 4m 2

The complete Cen A dwarf galaxy survey

Narayan, Gautham University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign 2020A-0263 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.4

We Catch on Fast: Probing the Early Rise of Exotic Transients with Gemini Spectroscopy

Nielsen, Eric Stanford University 2020A-0375 GEM-S GEM-SQ 1.15

Orbits of Moving Group Binaries: Constraining the Ages of Planet-Hosting Moving Groups using GPI NRM, Zorro, 'Alopeke, and IGRINS

Nisak, Azmain Georgia State University 2020A-0351 CTIO 1.5m-SVC 5.5

Stellar Jitter at 50 Myr: Establishing Planet Detection Limits and Constraining Giant Planet Migration Theories

Nitta, Atsuko Gemini Observatory North 2020A-0154 GEM-N GEM-NQ 3

Towards better understanding of convection and neutrino production in stellar interior

Orton, Glenn Jet Propulsion Laboratory 2020A-0177 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.69

High-resolution 3-dimensional near-infrared mapping of Jupiter's evolving aerosol structure during the Juno mission PJ26-PJ28

Peng, Eric Peking University 2020A-0353 CTIO 4m 5

An H-alpha survey of the NGC 4636 galaxy group

Placco, Vinicius University of Notre Dame 2020A-0032 CTIO 4m 5

Identification of Low-Metallicity Stars from Narrow-Band Photometry

Prato, Lisa Lowell Observatory 2020A-0078 CTIO 4m 2

Is There Star Formation in the Aquila Rift?

Puzia, Thomas H. Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile 2020A-0287 GEM-S GEM-SQ 1.56

The GeMS/GSAOI Galactic Globular Cluster Survey (G4CS)

Quinn, Sam Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics 2020A-0390 CTIO 1.5m-SVC 10

Characterization of TESS planet hosts with CHIRON

Rector, Travis University of Alaska Anchorage 2020A-0147 CTIO 4m 1

Astrolab Legacy Imaging

Rho, Jeonghee SETI Institute/NASA Ames Research Center 2020A-0211 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.92

A Campaign to Observe CO and Dust Formation in Nearby Core-Collapse Supernovae

Richardson, Noel Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University 2020A-0054 CTIO 1.5m-SVC 3

eta Carinae 2020: The Best-Observed Periastron Passage Yet

Richardson, Noel Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University 2020A-0227 GEM-N GEM-N-SVC 2.43

The Current Dusty Outburst of the Long-Period Binary WR125

Richey-Yowell, Tyler Arizona State University 2020A-0093 CTIO 1.5m-SVC 1.6

The K Dwarf Advantage: Assessing the Habitability of Planets Orbiting K Stars with HST UV and Ground-based Ca II and H(alpha)

Riffel, Rogemar Andre Johns Hopkins University 2020A-0037 GEM-N GEM-NQ 1.36

Tracing Hot Molecular Outflows in Nearby Galaxies

Rodriguez, Joseph Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics 2020A-0131 CTIO 1.5m-SVC 4

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

Roediger, Joel Herzberg Astronomy & Astrophysics Research Centre 2020A-0410 GEM-S GEM-SQ 2.574

The formation epochs and timescales of dwarf galaxies in clusters

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

Direct Detection of Reflected Light from 51 Pegasi b

Ryde, Nils Department of Astronomy and Theoretical Physics 2020A-0062 GEM-S GEM-SQ 3.23

Chemical Characterization of Giants in the Galactic Center

Salinas, Ricardo Gemini Observatory North 2020A-0090 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.67

Searching for multiple stellar populations in the only Galactic intermediate-age globular cluster

Sarotsakulchai, Thawicharat National Astronomical Research Institute of Thailand 2020A-0397 CTIO 1.5m-SVC 3

The observations and investigations on active contact binaries

Sheppard, Scott Carnegie Institution of Washington 2020A-0394 CTIO 4m 3

A Uniform Survey for Extreme Trans-Neptunian Objects

Shporer, Avi Massachusetts Institute of Technology 2020A-0125 CTIO 1.5m-SVC 3

Radial Velocity Confirmation of TESS Warm Jupiter Candidates

Soraisam, Monika NOIRLab 2017A-0281 CTIO 4m 5

Time Domain Imaging of Archetypical Galaxies

Spolaor, Sarah West Virginia University 2020A-0285 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.8

Finding the hosts of localized FRBs

Stassun, Keivan Vanderbilt University 2020A-0270 GEM-N GEM-N-SVC 0.34

Detailed Chemical Abundances of Planet-hosting Wide Binaries

Stefansson, Gudmundur Pennsylvania State University 2020A-0392 KPNO WIYNQ 0.8

Rossiter-McLaughlin Measurements of the Young Neptune K2-100b

Tejos, Nicolas Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile 2020A-0239 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.5

Rapid Imaging and Spectroscopic Follow-up of Fast Radio Bursts

Tofflemire, Benjamin University of Texas, Austin 2020A-0321 GEM-S GEM-SQ 2.85

The Empirical Mass-Radius Relation from 10 to 600 Myr

Treu, Tommaso University of California, Los Angeles 2020A-0235 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.66

A reverberation mapping black hole mass measurement at z=2.82

Troja, Eleonora University of Maryland 2020A-0295 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.96

Off-axis afterglows from compact binary mergers

Troja, Eleonora University of Maryland 2020A-0318 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.5

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

Vayner, Andrey Johns Hopkins University 2020A-0228 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.375

Extreme quasar feedback at the peak of the galaxy formation epoch

Venuti, Laura NASA Ames Research Center 2020A-0299 GEM-S GEM-SQ 2.1

Early stellar multiplicity and protoplanetary disk dynamics in the Lagoon Nebula region

Vivas, Kathy NOIRLab 2020A-0058 CTIO 4m 4

Is Crater II disrupting?

Vos, Johanna American Museum of Natural History 2020A-0221 GEM-S GEM-SQ 2.02

Mapping Atmospheric Structures in Brown Dwarfs

Vrijmoet, Eliot Halley Georgia State University 2020A-0382 CTIO SOAR 1.5

Orbital Architectures of M Dwarf Binaries

Wang, Luqian Georgia State University 2020A-0169 CTIO 1.5m-SVC 2.1

The physical properties of massive, rapidly-rotating Be stars with hot subdwarf companions

Wang, Sharon Xuesong Carnegie Institution for Science 2020A-0255 KPNO WIYNQ 3.7

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

Wang, Lifan Texas A & M University 2020A-0335 CTIO 4m 10

A Transient Survey with DECam and DESI

Weinberger, Alycia Carnegie Institution of Washington 2020A-0284 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.56

Studying Disk Evolution in Upper Scorpius

Winkler, P Frank Middlebury College 2020A-0160 GEM-S GEM-SQ 1.58

Velocity Broadening for a Large Sample of M83 Supernova Remnants

Winters, Jennifer Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics 2020A-0174 GEM-N GEM-NQ 2.15

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

Wold, Isak NASA Goddard Space Flight Center 2020A-0204 GEM-N GEM-NQ 3.5

Was Reionization Inhomogeneous at Redshift 7?

Wong, Ian Massachusetts Institute of Technology 2020A-0194 CTIO 1.5m-SVC 3

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

Wong, Michael University of California, Berkeley 2020A-0309 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.75

Time-Critical M-band Mapping of Jupiter --- Synergy with Juno, Hubble, VLA, Keck, and IRTF

Woodward, Chick University of Minnesota 2020A-0018 GEM-S GEM-SQ 1.24

The Late Epoch Evolution of Two Unusual Novae: V1047Cen and V3890Sgr

Wu, Ya-Lin University of Texas, Austin 2020A-0243 GEM-N GEM-NQ 1.34

Variability of Mass Accretion onto a Planet-mass Companion

Yang, Jinyi University of Arizona 2020A-0289 GEM-S GEM-SQ 1.25

Exploring Reionization-era Quasars: A Complete Near-IR Spectroscopic Survey of z>~6.5 Quasar Sample

Zenteno, Alfredo NOIRLab 2020A-0399 CTIO 4m 19


Zhou, George Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics 2020A-0076 CTIO 1.5m-SVC 5

Hunting for planets around early-type stars via TESS


Approved Indiana Programs

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Carr, David Indiana University 2020A-0430 KPNO WIYN 10.5

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

Deliyannis, Constantine Indiana University 2020A-0437 KPNO WIYN 7

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

Pilachowski, Catherine Indiana University 2020A-0422 KPNO WIYN 4

IR Color Gradients in Milky Way Globular Clusters

Smith, Nick Indiana University 2020A-0436 KPNO WIYN 5

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

van Zee, Liese Indiana University 2020A-0417 KPNO WIYN 7.5

Ionized Gas Kinematics and the Chemical Evolution of Nearby Galaxies


Approved Missouri Programs

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Yan, Haojing University of Missouri, Columbia 2020A-0441 KPNO WIYN 7.5

Missouri WIYN Survey with ODI and WHIRC


Approved Penn State Programs

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Canas, Caleb Pennsylvania State University 2020A-0426 KPNO WIYNQ 1.2

Probing the FGK dwarf exoplanet Mass-Radius Relationship with NEID

Canas, Caleb Pennsylvania State University 2020A-0428 KPNO WIYNQ 1.3

Precise mass of a statistically validated, transiting mini-Neptune

Dong, Jiayin Pennsylvania State University 2020A-0442 KPNO WIYNQ 0.5

Radial Velocity Follow-Up of Warm, Large Exoplanets (WaLEs): Testing Origins Theories with a Multi-Faceted Views of Planetary Systems

Gupta, Arvind Pennsylvania State University 2020A-0433 KPNO WIYNQ 1

TESS False Positive Vetting with NESSI

Gupta, Arvind Pennsylvania State University 2020A-0434 KPNO WIYNQ 1.93

Vetting and Validation of TESS Single-Transit Events

Kanodia, Shubham Pennsylvania State University 2020A-0429 KPNO WIYNQ 1.5

Exploring the M dwarf exoplanet Mass-Radius Relationship with NEID

Reyes, Alan Pennsylvania State University 2020A-0444 KPNO WIYNQ 0.4

Verifying Long-Period Companions to Kepler's Compact High Multiplicity Systems

Roy, Arpita California Institute of Technology 2020A-0432 KPNO WIYNQ 0.5

Direct Detection of Reflected Light from 51 Pegasi b

Stefansson, Gudmundur Pennsylvania State University 2020A-0431 KPNO WIYNQ 0.8

Rossiter-McLaughlin Measurements of the Young Neptune K2-100b

Wright, Jason Pennsylvania State University 2020A-0445 KPNO WIYNQ 6.87

Casting our NETS: the NEID Earth Twin Survey


Approved Purdue Programs

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Lee, Kyoung-Soo Purdue University 2020A-0423 KPNO WIYN 3

First Comprehensive Characterization of Ly(alpha) Escape Fraction

Milisavljevic, Danny Purdue University 2020A-0424 KPNO WIYNQ 1

NEID High Resolution Spectroscopy of Transients

Peterson, John Purdue University 2020A-0312 KPNO WIYN 1

Weak Lensing in Clusters of Galaxies with PhoSim


Approved Wisconsin Programs

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Davis, Julie University of Wisconsin Madison 2020A-0435 KPNO WIYN 1.5

Ionized Gas Kinematics in MeerKAT HI Galaxies 2

Jones, Logan University of Wisconsin, Madison 2020A-0438 KPNO WIYN 4

Redshift Survey for Extreme Emission-line Galaxies

Kotulla, Ralf University of Wisconsin, Madison 2020A-0439 KPNO WIYN 6

Galaxies growing up: From fields to groups to clusters

Nine, Andrew University of Wisconsin, Madison 2020A-0421 KPNO WIYN 10.5

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

Nine, Andrew University of Wisconsin, Madison 2020A-0440 KPNO WIYNQ 1

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

Timbie, Peter University of Wisconsin, Madison 2020A-0446 KPNO WIYN 3

A Spectroscopic Galaxy Redshift Survey Near the NCP


Approved Testing and Engineering Programs

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Mahadevan, Suvrath Pennsylvania State University 2020A-2001 KPNO WIYN 23.5

NEID Science Commissioning

Schweiker, Heidi WIYN Observatory 2020A-0914 KPNO WIYN 4.5


Schweiker, Heidi WIYN Observatory 2020A-0915 KPNO WIYN 3.5


Schweiker, Heidi WIYN Observatory 2020A-2003 KPNO WIYN 9

NEID Port Commissioning


Approved Testing and Engineering Programs

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Mould, Jeremy Swinburne University of Technology 2020A-0913 CTIO 4m 5

Microlensing detection of primordial black holes

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