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Approved NOAO Survey Programs



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Grindlay, Jonathan Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics 2000B-0036 CTIO 4m 5

ChaMPlane: Measuring the Faint X-ray Binary and Stellar X-ray Content of the Galaxy


Millis, Robert Lowell Observatory 2001B-0026 CTIO 4m 4

Deep Ecliptic Survey


Millis, Robert Lowell Observatory 2001B-0026 KPNO 4m 8

Deep Ecliptic Survey

Approved HST Programs



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Williger, Gerry Johns Hopkins University 2003B-0445 KPNO 4m 2

A test of the foreground proximity effect at z=1.2

Approved Chandra Programs



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Nandra, Kirpal NASA Goddard Space Flight Center 2004B-0914 KPNO WIYN 3

The Special Energy Distributions of AGN: A Shallow Survey of the Elais-N1 Field


Nandra, Kirpal NASA Goddard Space Flight Center 2004B-0915 CTIO 4m 1

Bringing in the Last Sheep


Nandra, Kirpal NASA Goddard Space Flight Center 2004B-0915 KPNO 4m 4

Bringing in the Last Sheep

Approved SIRTF Legacy Programs



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Dickinson, Mark Space Telescope Science Institute 2001A-0403 KPNO 4m 9 (DD)

Great Observatories Origins Deep Survey (GOODS)

Approved Long Term Programs



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Goudfrooij, Paul Space Telescope Science Institute 2004B-0333 CTIO 1.5m-SVC 2

How accurately can we determine Ages and Metallicities of Stellar Systems using Integrated-Light Spectroscopy ?


Goudfrooij, Paul Space Telescope Science Institute 2004B-0333 CTIO 4m 2

How accurately can we determine Ages and Metallicities of Stellar Systems using Integrated-Light Spectroscopy ?


Goudfrooij, Paul Space Telescope Science Institute 2004B-0333 KPNO 2.1m 4

How accurately can we determine Ages and Metallicities of Stellar Systems using Integrated-Light Spectroscopy ?


Kannappan, Sheila University of Texas, Austin 2004B-0177 KPNO WIYN 2

Kinematic Tully-Fisher Offsets at z=0 and Beyond


Lepine, Sebastien American Museum of Natural History 2004B-0210 KPNO 4m 4.5

A search for nearby, very low-mass, ultra-cool halo subdwarfs


Majewski, Steven University of Virginia 2004A-0347 CTIO 4m 5

Mapping the Structure, Dynamics and Chemistry of the Galactic Halo


Majewski, Steven University of Virginia 2004A-0347 KPNO WIYN 4.5

Mapping the Structure, Dynamics and Chemistry of the Galactic Halo


Nelson, Brant California Institute of Technology 2004B-0047 CTIO 1.3m 0.3

Refining the Details of Thermal Dust Reverberation in AGN


Whiting, Alan Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory 2005A-0008 CTIO 1.3m 0.75

Photometric Monitoring of Eta Carinae

Approved Regular Programs



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Aldering, Greg Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory 2005A-0502 CTIO 4m 2

IR Observations of Hubble Flow Type Ia Supernovae


Aldering, Greg Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory 2005A-0502 GEM-S GEM-SQ 2.1

IR Observations of Hubble Flow Type Ia Supernovae


Aldering, Greg Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory 2005A-0502 KPNO 4m 4

IR Observations of Hubble Flow Type Ia Supernovae


Allen, Lori Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics 2005A-0224 KPNO 2.1m 9

Deep Near-IR Imaging of massive star forming regions imaged with Spitzer


Andersen, David Herzberg Institute of Astrophysics 2005A-0509 KPNO WIYN 5

The Distribution of Mass in Spiral Galaxies


Aoki, Kentaro National Astronomical Observatory of Japan 2005A-0414 KPNO WIYN 2

Black Hole Mass - Bulge Luminosity Relation and Bulge Color of Narrow- line Seyfert 1 Galaxies


Baldwin, Jack Michigan State University 2005A-0099 KPNO 4m 4

Chemical Abundance Discrepancies in Nebulae: A high dispersion UV/optical spectroscopic study.


Barbuy, Beatriz Universidade de Sao Paulo 2005A-0094 GEM-S GEM-S 0.5

Chemical abundances in metal-poor globular clusters of the Galactic bulge


Barnes, Sydney Lowell Observatory 2005A-0468 CTIO 1.0m 8

Rotation rates of low-mass stars in the open cluster NGC 3532


Barnes, Sydney Lowell Observatory 2005A-0468 CTIO 1.0m-SVC 5.2

Rotation rates of low-mass stars in the open cluster NGC 3532


Barton, Elizabeth University of California, Irvine 2005A-0378 GEM-N GEM-NQ 6.4

Searching for Star Formation at z=8.2


Bechtold, Jill University of Arizona 2005A-0312 Keck Keck-II 1

The IGM and the Distribution of Galaxies at z~1


Beck, Tracy Gemini Observatory 2005A-0479 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.68

Investigating the Nature of Infrared Luminous Companions to Young Stars - Part 1 (GNIRS)


Beers, Timothy Michigan State University 2005A-0127 CTIO 0.9m 6

BVRI and UBV Photometry of Metal-Poor and Horizontal-Branch Stars in the Galactic Halo


Beers, Timothy Michigan State University 2005A-0127 CTIO 0.9m-SVC 14

BVRI and UBV Photometry of Metal-Poor and Horizontal-Branch Stars in the Galactic Halo


Bersier, David Space Telescope Science Institute 2005A-0473 CTIO 4m-TOO  

Gamma-Ray Bursts, their Hosts, and their Supernovae


Bersier, David Space Telescope Science Institute 2005A-0473 KPNO 2.1m-TOO  

Gamma-Ray Bursts, their Hosts, and their Supernovae


Bersier, David Space Telescope Science Institute 2005A-0473 KPNO 4m-TOO  

Gamma-Ray Bursts, their Hosts, and their Supernovae


Bersier, David Space Telescope Science Institute 2005A-0473 KPNO WIYN-TOO  

Gamma-Ray Bursts, their Hosts, and their Supernovae


Blum, Robert 2005A-0344 CTIO 4m 2

A Near Infrared Investigation of Galactic Giant H II Regions


Bond, Howard Space Telescope Science Institute 2005A-0574 KPNO 4m 5

Are All Planetary Nebulae Ejected from Binary Stars?


Bouchet, Patrice Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory 2005A-0160 GEM-N GEM-NQ 2

A Direct Measurement of the Ultimate Iron Masses Produced in Core- Collapse Supernovae


Bouchet, Patrice Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory 2005A-0161 CTIO SOAR-SVC 1.6

Dust in a large sample of Types I & II Supernovae


Briley, Michael National Science Foundation 2005A-0363 CTIO 4m 4

The Homogeneity of Light Elements in the Sagittarius Dwarf Globular Clusters Terzan 7 and Arp 2


Brittain, Sean National Optical Astronomy Observatory 2005A-0448 GEM-S GEM-S 1 (DD)

Measurement of Warm Gas in Transitional Disks around Young Stars


Brooke, Timothy California Institute of Technology 2005A-0212 CTIO SOAR-SVC 2

K Band Spectra of Young Stars in Cham II - A Spitzer C2D Legacy Target Region


Cenarro, Javier University of California Observatories 2005A-0491 CTIO SOAR-SVC 4

K Band Integrated Spectroscopy of Galactic Globular Clusters


Chen, Christine Jet Propulsion Laboratory 2005A-0518 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.5

Spatially Resolved Dusty Circumstellar Disks in the 5-20 Myr-old Scorpius-Centaurus OB Association?


Ciardullo, Robin Pennsylvania State University 2005A-0191 KPNO WIYN 3

Candidate Tidal Dwarfs of the M81 Group


Ciardullo, Robin Pennsylvania State University 2005A-0388 CTIO 4m 4

The Planetary Nebula System of M83


Clark, David University of Florida 2005A-0304 CTIO 4m 1

Search for Infrared Counterparts to X-Ray Point Sources in M 51, NGC 4559 and NGC 5253


Clark, David University of Florida 2005A-0304 KPNO 4m 4

Search for Infrared Counterparts to X-Ray Point Sources in M 51, NGC 4559 and NGC 5253


Colbert, James Space Infrared Telescope Facility ( SIRTF) Science Center 2005A-0377 CTIO 4m 3

Measuring the Mass, SFR, and Ages of Galaxies Within the z=2.38 Filament


Crotts, Arlin Columbia University 2005A-0478 CTIO 4m 1

Evolution of SN 1987A into a Supernova Remnant


Daane, Abigail Clemson University 2005A-0425 Keck Keck-I 1

Neutron Capture Abundances and the Origin of Blue Stragglers in M71


De Jong, Roelof Space Telescope Science Institute 2005A-0508 MMT MMT 3

Determining the halo shape, metallicity, and substructure of four nearby disk galaxies


Debes, John Pennsylvania State University 2005A-0071 GEM-N GEM-NQ 1.2

Searching for Planets in the Stellar Graveyard with Altair/NIRI


Deliyannis, Constantine Indiana University 2005A-0390 CTIO 4m 5

Spectroscopic Analysis of NGC 6253: The Most Metal-Rich Open Cluster?


Dickinson, Mark National Optical Astronomy Observatory 2005A-0552 Keck Keck-I 1

A survey of galaxy mass assembly at 1 < z < 3 via faint GOODS 24(micron) sources


Dickinson, Mark National Optical Astronomy Observatory 2005A-0552 Keck Keck-II 1

A survey of galaxy mass assembly at 1 < z < 3 via faint GOODS 24(micron) sources


Donahue, Megan Michigan State University 2005A-0174 KPNO 4m 6

Harvesting the High Redshift Cluster Candidates from the ROX Survey


Doyon, Rene University of Montreal 2005A-0218 GEM-N GEM-NQ 2

The Gemini Deep Planet Survey (GDPS)


Edwards, Michelle University of Florida 2005A-0229 CTIO 4m 3

Emission Line Search to Probe for Massive Stars Associated with SGRs


Elliot, James Massachusetts Institute of Technology 2005A-0237 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.3

Stellar Occultation by Charon: Measuring Charon\'s Radius and Probing for an Atmosphere


Fadda, Dario Spitzer Science Center 2005A-0208 KPNO WIYN 2

24 (micron) Local Luminosity Function in the Spitzer FLS


Fan, Xiaohui University of Arizona 2005A-0063 KPNO 4m 4

A Survey of z~ 6 Quasars from the SDSS


Fan, Xiaohui University of Arizona 2005A-0384 GEM-S GEM-SQ 3.5

A Near-Infrared Spectroscopic Survey of the Highest Redshift Quasars


Feldmeier, John National Optical Astronomy Observatory 2005A-0203 KPNO 2.1m 6.5

Testing dwarf galaxy formation models using compact groups


Feldmeier, John National Optical Astronomy Observatory 2005A-0392 KPNO 4m 4

Searching for Planetary Nebulae in Ursa Major


Ferland, Gary University of Kentucky 2005A-0106 GEM-S GEM-SQ 1.12

Optical Recombination Lines in the Orion Nebula


Fernandez, Yanga University of Hawaii 2005A-0051 CTIO 1.0m-SVC 5.1

Monitoring the Anomalous Photometric Behavior of Comet 2P/Encke


French, Linda Illinois Wesleyan University 2005A-0418 CTIO 1.0m 8

Physical Studies of Primitive Asteroids


Fruchter, Andrew Space Telescope Science Institute 2005A-0171 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.2

Optical Spectroscopy of the Secondary Star in PSR 1957+20


Fruchter, Andrew Space Telescope Science Institute 2005A-0343 GEM-N GEM-NQ 1.4

The Supernovae of Gamma-Ray Bursts


Fruchter, Andrew Space Telescope Science Institute 2005A-0343 GEM-S GEM-SQ 1.4

The Supernovae of Gamma-Ray Bursts


Gebhardt, Karl University of Texas, Austin 2005A-0250 GEM-N GEM-NQ 1.25

Adaptive Optics Observations of Globular Clusters


Gebhardt, Karl University of Texas, Austin 2005A-0314 GEM-S GEM-SQ 1.5 (DD)

A Near-Infrared Kinematic Survey of Nearby Galaxies: Black Holes and Bulges


Geha, Marla Carnegie Observatories 2005A-0205 GEM-N GEM-NQ 1

A New Spin on Dwarf Elliptical Galaxies


Gilbank, David University of Toronto 2005A-0386 CTIO 4m 4

Photometric Redshifts for the RCS core sample clusters


Gladders, Michael Carnegie Observatories 2005A-0098 CTIO 4m 4

Cluster Building and Galaxy Evolution


Gonzalez, Anthony University of Florida 2005A-0290 GEM-N GEM-NQ 1.5

Galaxy clusters at z=1-2 in the NDWFS: Spectroscopic Confirmation


Green, Paul Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics 2005A-0440 KPNO WIYN 3

The Fraction of Galaxies with AGN from ChaMP


Green, Richard 2005A-0450 KPNO 4m 4

A Deep Wide-Field Infrared Survey for QSOs


Gregg, Michael University of California, Davis 2005A-0399 KPNO WIYN 5

Ultra Compact Dwarfs and the Evolution of the Virgo Cluster


Grillmair, Carl Space Infrared Telescope Facility ( SIRTF) Science Center 2005A-0480 CTIO 4m 4

Tracing the Tidal Tails of NGC 5897


Grouchy, Rebecca University of Alabama 2005A-0496 CTIO SOAR-SVC 6

Spectroscopic Properties of Nonbarred Ringed Galaxies


Hamann, Fred University of Florida 2005A-0482 KPNO 4m 4

Quasars and Their Host Galaxies at High Redshifts


Harker, David University of California, San Diego 2005A-0176 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.12

Pre-Impact Michelle Observations of 9P/Tempel 1


Harper, Graham 2005A-0331 GEM-S GEM-S 2

CO Resonance Scattering Maps of 3 Red Giants: Alpha Ori, L^2 Pup and R Hya


Harrison, Thomas New Mexico State University 2005A-0085 KPNO 4m 6.5

Precise Distances to Nearby Planetary Nebula from HST/FGS Parallaxes


Hebb, Leslie Johns Hopkins University 2005A-0307 CTIO 1.0m 7.5

Photometric Monitoring of AU Mic: Searching for Planetary Transits


Hebb, Leslie Johns Hopkins University 2005A-0493 CTIO 4m 6

Empirical Mass Determination for Transiting Brown Dwarfs and Very Low Mass Stars


Hennawi, Joseph University of California, Berkeley 2005A-0359 GEM-N GEM-N 3

Cosmological Constraints from Ly(alpha) Forest Absorption Spectra of Close Quasar Pairs


Hennawi, Joseph University of California, Berkeley 2005A-0360 KPNO WIYN 4

A Systematic Search for Giant Arcs Behind the Richest Clusters in the Universe


Herbst, William Wesleyan University 2005A-0202 HET HET 1.1

High Resolution Spectroscopy of KH 15D During Its Bright Phase


Hillenbrand, Lynne California Institute of Technology 2005A-0361 KPNO WIYN 1

Completing the Optical Spectroscopic Survey of the Orion Nebula Cluster


Hillwig, Todd Valparaiso University 2005A-0447 HET HET 2.8

Spectroscopic Monitoring of the Relativistic Jets, Accretion Disk, and Mass Donor Star in the Microquasar SS 433


Hillwig, Todd Valparaiso University 2005A-0467 CTIO 1.0m-SVC 5.4

The Binarity of Central Stars of Planetary Nebulae in the Southern Hemisphere


Holden, Bradford University of California, Santa Cruz 2005A-0530 KPNO 4m 4

Galaxy Populations from Cluster Infall Regions to the Core at z~1


Hook, Isobel University of Oxford 2005A-0285 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.25

The Nature of Dark Energy from Type Ia Supernovae


Hook, Isobel University of Oxford 2005A-0286 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.75

The Nature of Dark Energy from Type Ia Supernovae


Hopkins, Andrew University of Pittsburgh 2005A-0133 KPNO 4m 2

A Statistical Measure of Galaxy Evolution


Hrivnak, Bruce Valparaiso University 2005A-0413 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.27

Mid-IR Imaging of Circumstellar Rings in the C-Rich PPN HD 56126


Hsieh, Henry University of Hawaii 2005A-0411 CTIO 1.0m 11

Search for Comet-Like Activity in Selected Main-Belt Asteroids


Huang, Jiasheng Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics 2005A-0235 KPNO 4m 4

An Unbiased Study of Galaxies at z=3: IR Photometry of Lyman-Break Galaxies with Spitzer


Huard, Tracy Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics 2005A-0567 CTIO 4m 6

Infrared Reddening Law: Characterizing the dust grain populations of southern cores


Hunter, Deidre Lowell Observatory 2005A-0067 CTIO SOAR-SVC 1

Star Formation in the Giant Low Surface Brightness Galaxy ESO 323-G064

A search for dusty DLAs at z ~ 3


Johns-Krull, Christopher Rice University 2005A-0422 KPNO 4m 4

Disk-Locking in the Young Cluster NGC 2264


Jorgensen, Inger Gemini Observatory 2005A-0129 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.9

Galaxy Evolution During Half the Age of the Universe


Juneau, Stephanie Herzberg Institute of Astrophysics 2005A-0284 GEM-S GEM-SQ 1.35

STAR FORMATION, DUST & METALS IN THE REDSHIFT DESERT (z ~ 1.5)


Kalas, Paul University of California, Berkeley 2005A-0472 Keck Keck-II 1

Keck AO imaging of a newly discovered debris disk surrounding a nearby F5V star


Kawara, Kimiaki University of Tokyo 2005A-0138 KPNO 2.1m 5

OI lines as the indicator of microturbulence in quasar broad-line region


Keel, William University of Alabama 2005A-0254 KPNO WIYN 3

Signatures of stellar and gas stripping in the core of Abell 2125


Kennefick, Julia University of Arkansas 2005A-0200 CTIO 4m 2

Refining the BTC40 Search for z>4.8 Quasars Using IR Imaging.


Kennefick, Julia University of Arkansas 2005A-0471 KPNO 2.1m 2

Study of the Evolution of the Quasar Luminosity Function using IR Imaging


Kocevski, Dale University of Hawaii 2005A-0136 CTIO 4m 2

Mapping the Galaxy Cluster Distribution Behind the Galactic Plane


Kocevski, Dale University of Hawaii 2005A-0136 CTIO SOAR-SVC 0.3

Mapping the Galaxy Cluster Distribution Behind the Galactic Plane


Kochanek, Christopher Ohio State University 2005A-0150 MMT MMT 2

AGES: The AGN and Galaxy Evolution Survey


Koekemoer, Anton Space Telescope Science Institute 2005A-0243 GEM-N GEM-NQ 1

A Pilot Study to Constrain the Number Density of Low-Luminosity Black Holes Above Redshift 6


Kulkarni, Varsha University of South Carolina 2004B-0474 MMT MMT 2

The Evolution of Metals and Dust in Damped Lyman-alpha Quasar Absorbers


Landolt, Arlo Louisiana State University 2005A-0013 CTIO 0.9m 13

A Study of Variability Among the Blue Metal Poor Stars


Langan, Shawn University of Nebraska 2005A-0192 KPNO 4m 4

Emission Line Profiles in Short Period Type II Cepheids


Laycock, Silas Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics 2005A-0553 CTIO 4m 4

Uncovering 90% of the X-ray Binaries in the Galactic Bulge Cusp.


Lebzelter, Thomas Universitat Wien (University of Vienna) 2005A-0095 CTIO 1.3m 1.8

Measuring mass loss from the variability of red giants


Lee, Jae-Woo Sejong University 2005A-0046 CTIO 4m 3

The Metallicity Distribution of RR Lyrae Variables in the Galactic Bulge: A Critical Test of the Origin of UV Uptrun Phenomenon.


Lin, Yen-Ting University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign 2005A-0476 KPNO 2.1m 3.5

Evolution of the Halo Occupation Distribution


Lopez-Morales, Mercedes Carnegie Institution of Washington 2005A-0017 KPNO 4m 4

First RV-curve of the new low-mass, double-lined, detached eclipsing binary ASAS164755-0844.5


Lopez-Morales, Mercedes Carnegie Institution of Washington 2005A-0052 CTIO 1.0m 16

R and I band Light Curves for 20 New Double-Lined, Detached, Eclipsing Binaries with Stars < 1M_


Luhman, Kevin Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics 2005A-0042 GEM-S GEM-S 3

Searching for the Bottom of the IMF: GNIRS Spectroscopy of Candidate Brown Dwarfs


Marzke, Ronald San Francisco State University 2005A-0566 CTIO 4m 3

The Faint End of the Galaxy Luminosity Function in Nearby Groups


Mason, Rachel National Optical Astronomy Observatory 2005A-0543 CTIO SOAR-SVC 0.25

Dust and Ice Chemistry in Quiescent Molecular Clouds


Mason, Rachel National Optical Astronomy Observatory 2005A-0558 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.8 (DD)

The Formation and Evolution of Hydrocarbon Dust in Seyfert Galaxies and ULIRGS


Mathieu, Robert University of Wisconsin, Madison 2005A-0219 MMT MMT 2

The WIYN Open Cluster Study: New Astrophysics from Old Open Clusters


Mathioudakis, Mihalis Queens University Belfast 2005A-0075 CTIO 4m 2

A search for super-saturation in stellar chromospheres


McSwain, M Virginia Yale University 2005A-0302 CTIO 4m 2

The Evolutionary Status of Be Stars


Meech, Karen University of Hawaii 2005A-0551 CTIO 0.9m 2

Multi-band Imaging of Deep Impact Target Comet 9P/Tempel1


Meech, Karen University of Hawaii 2005A-0551 CTIO 4m 2.5

Multi-band Imaging of Deep Impact Target Comet 9P/Tempel1


Meyer, David Northwestern University 2005A-0080 KPNO 4m 4

Compact High-Velocity Na I Clouds around M81


Meyer, Michael University of Arizona 2005A-0348 KPNO 2.1m 3

Creating a Community of Scholars: Interdisciplinary Graduate Training in Astrobiology


Mobasher, Bahram Space Telescope Science Institute 2005A-0515 CTIO 4m 4

Near-IR Survey of the HST-ACS COSMOS 2-Degree Field


Mobasher, Bahram Space Telescope Science Institute 2005A-0515 KPNO 4m 4

Near-IR Survey of the HST-ACS COSMOS 2-Degree Field


Monnier, John University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 2005A-0078 Keck Keck-I 2

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


Morrison, Heather Case Western Reserve University 2005A-0557 CTIO 4m 5

Building up the Milky Way halo via accretion of small satellites


Mueller, Beatrice National Optical Astronomy Observatory 2005A-0554 KPNO WIYN 2

Spectroscopic Observations of the Deep Impact Target Comet 9P/Tempel 1


Mulchaey, John Carnegie Observatories 2005A-0088 GEM-N GEM-N 3

Galaxy Evolution in Moderate-Redshift, X-ray Selected Groups


Mulchaey, John Carnegie Observatories 2005A-0088 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.16

Galaxy Evolution in Moderate-Redshift, X-ray Selected Groups


Neill, James University of Victoria 2005A-0120 KPNO 4m 2

The Rest of the Iceberg: Finding Faint Cataclysmic Variables


Nestor, Daniel University of Florida 2005A-0544 KPNO WIYN 2

Imaging Ultra-Strong Low Redshift Mg2 Absorbers


Noyola, Eva University of Texas, Austin 2005A-0438 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.95

Looking for Central Black Holes in M54 and M80


O'Sullivan, Ewan Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics 2005A-0172 KPNO 0.9m 5

Multi-wavelength study of local fossil groups


Oka, Takeshi University of Chicago 2005A-0118 GEM-S GEM-S 3

Observation of H_3^+ and C_2 toward the Galactic Center


Orosz, Jerome San Diego State University 2005A-0121 HET HET 1

Dynamical masses and radii for the component stars in the K7V+brown dwarf binary 2MASS 0516288+260738


Orosz, Jerome San Diego State University 2005A-0325 GEM-S GEM-SQ 1.54

The mass of the Black Hole in XTE J1650-500


Oswalt, Terry Florida Institute of Technology 2005A-0524 CTIO 0.9m-SVC 5

Calibrating the Chromospheric Activity - Age Relation for Low-Mass Main Sequence Stars


Oswalt, Terry Florida Institute of Technology 2005A-0524 CTIO 4m 3

Calibrating the Chromospheric Activity - Age Relation for Low-Mass Main Sequence Stars


Oswalt, Terry Florida Institute of Technology 2005A-0524 KPNO 4m 5

Calibrating the Chromospheric Activity - Age Relation for Low-Mass Main Sequence Stars


Ouchi, Masami Space Telescope Science Institute 2005A-0436 GEM-N GEM-N 3

Spectroscopic Identification for the IRAC-Bright LBGs in the GOODS-N Field


Ouchi, Masami Space Telescope Science Institute 2005A-0436 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.2

Spectroscopic Identification for the IRAC-Bright LBGs in the GOODS-N Field


Owen, Frazer NRAO Headquarters 2005A-0362 KPNO 2.1m 7

Optical/NIR SED\'s for the Deepest Radio Survey: Determining the Nature of the Ultra-Faint Radio Population


Owen, Frazer NRAO Headquarters 2005A-0362 KPNO 4m 4

Optical/NIR SED\'s for the Deepest Radio Survey: Determining the Nature of the Ultra-Faint Radio Population


Parker, Quentin Macquarie University 2005A-0536 GEM-S GEM-S 3 (DD)

Investigation of newly discovered AGB halos surrounding Planetary Nebulae in the Large Magellanic Cloud


Peng, Eric Herzberg Institute of Astrophysics 2005A-0499 CTIO 4m 4

Beyond the Bright End: Deep Planetary Nebula Luminosity Functions in NGC 5128 and NGC 5102


Perlman, Eric University of Maryland 2005A-0222 GEM-N GEM-NQ 1.25

Searching for the Torus of M87


Prato, Lisa Lowell Observatory 2005A-0295 Keck Keck-II 1

Dynamical Masses of Pre-Main-Sequence and Brown Dwarf Binaries


Pritzl, Barton Macalester College 2005A-0330 HET HET 3

Elemental Abundances In Three Candidate Extragalactic Globular Clusters


Prochaska, Jason 2005A-0139 KPNO 0.9m 5

Surveying the Origin of O VI Gas at Low Redshift


Radomski, James University of Florida 2005A-0505 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.9 (DD)

High-Resolution Mid-IR Observations of Nearby Seyfert Nuclei


Rafferty, David Ohio University 2005A-0435 KPNO WIYN 2

Supergiant X-ray Cavities and AGN Feedback in a Distant Galaxy Cluster


Rao, Sandhya University of Pittsburgh 2005A-0263 KPNO 2.1m 7

Deep Imaging of Galaxies in SDSS QSO Fields with High N(HI) Intervening Absorbers


Rao, Sandhya University of Pittsburgh 2005A-0263 KPNO WIYN 3

Deep Imaging of Galaxies in SDSS QSO Fields with High N(HI) Intervening Absorbers


Reed, Michael Southwest Missouri State University 2005A-0154 KPNO 4m 4

Time series spectroscopy of the pulsating subdwarf B star PG1219+534


Reid, I Neill Space Telescope Science Institute 2005A-0329 GEM-N GEM-NQ 2

Searching for planetary-mass companions to the nearest, youngest M dwarfs


Reipurth, Bo University of Hawaii 2005A-0012 CTIO 4m 1

A first unbiased NIR survey toward the R Cr A molecular cloud


Rey, Soo-Chang California Institute of Technology 2005A-0166 CTIO 4m 3

Star Formation History of Centauri


Rhee, Jaehyon California Institute of Technology 2005A-0239 KPNO 2.1m 7

A New Search for Very Metal-Poor Giant Stars with [Fe/H] -2.0 in the HK- II Survey


Rhee, Jaehyon California Institute of Technology 2005A-0511 KPNO 4m 4.5

Chemical Compositions of Newly Discovered Very Metal-Poor Red Giants


Rhoads, James Space Telescope Science Institute 2005A-0490 KPNO 4m 5

The Nature of High Equivalent Width Lyman Alpha Galaxies


Rich, R Michael University of California, Los Angeles 2005A-0538 CTIO 4m 3

Mapping the dynamics of the Galactic bulge using M giants from the 2MASS survey


Ridge, Naomi Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics 2005A-0183 CTIO 4m 4

The COMPLETE Density Structure of Star Forming Cores: IR-extinction mapping in Ophiuchus


Robinson, John University of Missouri, St. Louis 2005A-0282 KPNO WIYN 2

Unveiling the Low Mass IMF in the Rho Ophiuchi Cloud


Robinson, Sarah University of California, Santa Cruz 2005A-0351 KPNO 2.1m 20.5

N2K: The Next Two Thousand Metal-Rich Stars


Roe, Henry California Institute of Technology 2005A-0134 GEM-N GEM-NQ 4.5

Titan\'s methane clouds: Time-scales and correlation with surface features


Romani, Roger Stanford University 2005A-0430 CTIO SOAR-SVC 2

A Southern Gamma-ray Blazar Survey


Ryan, William New Mexico Institute of Mining & Technology 2005A-0371 CTIO 1.0m 12

Confirmation of the Asteroid Binary System 3703 Volkonskaya and Search for Additional Binaries in the Vesta Family


Salzer, John Wesleyan University 2005A-0162 KPNO 2.1m 3.5

Spectroscopy of KISS Emission-Line Galaxies in and around the Bootes Void


Schmidtobreick, Linda European Southern Observatory 2005A-0056 CTIO 1.0m 6

The puzzling old nova RR Pictoris


Schmidtobreick, Linda European Southern Observatory 2005A-0056 CTIO 1.0m-SVC 2

The puzzling old nova RR Pictoris


Schulte-Ladbeck, Regina University of Pittsburgh 2005A-0279 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.3

Chemical abundances of the z=0.09 Damped Lyman Alpha Galaxy toward OI 363


Schwartz, Colleen University of California, Santa Barbara 2005A-0397 KPNO 4m 5.5

Quantifying Stellar Feedback on the Interstellar Medium in Nearby Galaxies: H(alpha) Kinematics in Normal Galaxies


Schwarz, Hugo National Optical Astronomy Observatory 2005A-0354 CTIO SOAR-SVC 4

A census of AGB stars in nearby galaxies.


Shara, Michael American Museum of Natural History 2005A-0108 KPNO 4m 2

Ejecta of Z Cam - Linking Novae and Dwarf Novae


Sheppard, Scott Carnegie Institution of Washington 2005A-0477 CTIO 1.0m-SVC 4.6

Precise Astrometry for Predicting Kuiper Belt Object Occultations


Simcoe, Robert Massachusetts Institute of Technology 2005A-0070 GEM-S GEM-SQ 2

The Cosmic Distribution of Heavy Elements at z 6


Slesnick, Catherine California Institute of Technology 2005A-0389 CTIO 4m 5

A Search for Pre-Main Sequence Objects in the Upper Scorpius OB Association


Smith, Nathan University of Colorado 2005A-0264 GEM-S GEM-S 1

IR Variability During a Shell Ejection of Eta Carinae


Smith, Nathan University of Colorado 2005A-0264 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.6

IR Variability During a Shell Ejection of Eta Carinae


Sokoloski, Jennifer Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics 2005A-0532 CTIO 1.3m 1.2

The Outbursts of Symbiotic Binary Stars


Song, Inseok Gemini Observatory 2005A-0326 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.8

Confirmation of Planets around Young Nearby Stars


Stassun, Keivan Vanderbilt University 2005A-0049 CTIO 1.3m 8.6

A Spectroscopic and Photometric Study of the First Substellar Pre-Main- Sequence Eclipsing Binary System


Stassun, Keivan Vanderbilt University 2005A-0049 GEM-S GEM-S 3

A Spectroscopic and Photometric Study of the First Substellar Pre-Main- Sequence Eclipsing Binary System


Stephens, Denise Space Telescope Science Institute 2005A-0540 GEM-N GEM-NQ 1.6

3-4 (micron) Spectra at the L-T Transition


Stringfellow, Guy University of Colorado 2005A-0512 CTIO 1.0m 8

Understanding the Role of Accretion Processes in Driving Outbursts in Young Stellar Objects


Stringfellow, Guy University of Colorado 2005A-0512 CTIO 4m 8

Understanding the Role of Accretion Processes in Driving Outbursts in Young Stellar Objects


Stringfellow, Guy University of Colorado 2005A-0512 CTIO SOAR-SVC 6

Understanding the Role of Accretion Processes in Driving Outbursts in Young Stellar Objects


Suntzeff, Nicholas Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory 2005A-0038 CTIO 0.9m 3

The K-band Behavior of Nearby Supernovae


Suntzeff, Nicholas Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory 2005A-0038 CTIO 1.3m 6

The K-band Behavior of Nearby Supernovae


Tamblyn, Peter Southwest Research Institute 2005A-0449 KPNO 0.9m 7

Visible Light Curves of Exceptionally Young Asteroids


Tamblyn, Peter Southwest Research Institute 2005A-0449 KPNO 2.1m 8.5

Visible Light Curves of Exceptionally Young Asteroids


Tanvir, Nial University of Hertfordshire 2005A-0297 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.4

Probing the high redshift universe with GRBs


Tanvir, Nial University of Hertfordshire 2005A-0300 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.6

Probing the high redshift universe with GRBs


Telesco, Charles University of Florida 2005A-0322 GEM-S GEM-SQ 2.8 (DD)

T-ReCS Imaging Study of Stochastic Processes in Debris Disks


Thomas, Sandrine Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory 2005A-0292 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.5

Do wide brown dwarfs and low-mass stars companions and their primaries form hierarchical configurations?


Tran, Kim-Vy Institut fur Astronomie, Zurich 2005A-0144 KPNO 4m 4

Near-Infrared Imaging of CL 1358+62 (z=0.33) and MS 2053-04 (z=0.59): The Fundamental Plane and Stellar Masses


Trilling, David University of Arizona 2005A-0429 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.75

Multiwavelength physical studies of Mars Trojans: The building blocks of rocky planets


Trilling, David University of Arizona 2005A-0504 KPNO 0.9m 7

A search for L5 Trojan asteroids of Mars


Trujillo, Chadwick Gemini Observatory 2005A-0481 GEM-N GEM-NQ 1.2

Planetoid Surface Characterization with Gemini NIRI and GNIRS


Trujillo, Chadwick Gemini Observatory 2005A-0489 GEM-N GEM-NQ 2.15

Surface Characterization of Sedna with NIRI


Tyson, Tony University of California, Davis 2005A-0288 CTIO 4m 5

Deep Lens Survey


Uzpen, Brian University of Wyoming 2005A-0221 CTIO 4m 2

Disovery of Proto-Planetary Debris Disks in a Distance Limited Sample


Van Dokkum, Pieter Yale University 2005A-0280 CTIO 4m 4

The population of K-selected galaxies at 2<z<3


Van Dokkum, Pieter Yale University 2005A-0339 GEM-S GEM-SQ 5 (DD)

A GNIRS survey of massive galaxies at z~ 2.5: stellar populations, kinematics, and scaling relations in the young Universe


Wang, Shiya University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign 2005A-0495 KPNO 2.1m 5.5

Understanding the Cluster Environment Around Forming Massive Stars


Wegner, Gary Dartmouth College 2005A-0158 HET HET 3.2

The dynamical structure of flattened ellipticals in the Coma cluster


Weinberger, Alycia Carnegie Institution of Washington 2005A-0182 GEM-S GEM-SQ 1

Asteroidal Material Around Young Stars?


West, Michael University of Hawaii 2005A-0453 CTIO 0.9m 14

The Galactic Globular Cluster System


White, Russel California Institute of Technology 2005A-0500 GEM-S GEM-S 5

Searching for Young Planets in a New Light


Whiting, Alan Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory 2005A-0009 CTIO 0.9m 7

Undergraduates and Exploding Stars


Williams, Kurtis University of Arizona 2005A-0184 CTIO 4m 4

Formation and dynamical evolution of open cluster white dwarfs


Willman, Beth New York University 2005A-0474 KPNO 4m 3.5

Two New Ultra-Faint Milky Way Companions: Not Your Average \"Building Blocks\"


Wolff, Sidney National Optical Astronomy Observatory 2005A-0083 KPNO WIYN 4

Probing High Mass Star Formation via Observations of Stellar Rotation


Wood, Peter Australian National University 2005A-0096 CTIO 1.3m 2

What causes long secondary periods in ~25% of AGB stars?


Woodley, Kristin McMaster University 2005A-0082 CTIO 4m 5

Dynamics and Age Distribution of the Centaurus A Globular Cluster System


Woodward, Charles University of Minnesota 2005A-0015 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.6

GNIRS + SPITZER ToO Novae in the Magellanic Clouds


Yoachim, Peter University of Washington 2005A-0189 GEM-N GEM-NQ 1.5

The Dynamics of Thick Disks: Constraining the Early Evolution of Galaxies


Yoachim, Peter University of Washington 2005A-0189 GEM-S GEM-SQ 3

The Dynamics of Thick Disks: Constraining the Early Evolution of Galaxies


Young, Leslie Southwest Research Institute 2005A-0531 CTIO 0.9m 1

Measuring Charon\'s radius by stellar occultation


Young, Leslie Southwest Research Institute 2005A-0531 CTIO 4m 1

Measuring Charon\'s radius by stellar occultation


Zepf, Stephen Michigan State University 2005A-0319 CTIO 4m 2

Probing the Global Formation History of NGC 4594 (The Sombrero)


Zhao, Ping Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics 2005A-0364 CTIO 0.9m-SVC 2

ChaMPlane Survey: Spectroscopy and Calibration Follow-up


Zhao, Ping Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics 2005A-0364 CTIO 4m 5

ChaMPlane Survey: Spectroscopy and Calibration Follow-up


Zirm, Andrew Leiden University 2005A-0487 KPNO WIYN 5

Lyman-(alpha) Imaging of High-Redshift Submillimeter Galaxies

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