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Approved NOAO Survey Programs



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Connolly, Andrew University of Pittsburgh 2005B-0033 KPNO 4m 12

A Census of the High Redshift Radio Universe


Grindlay, Jonathan Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics 2006B-0021 CTIO 4m 11

ChaMPlane II: Optical spectra and IR imaging identification of ChaMPlane X-ray sources


Miller, Christopher Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory 2005B-0045 CTIO 4m 7

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


Saha, Abhijit National Optical Astronomy Observatory 2006B-0013 CTIO 0.9m-PRE 3

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


Saha, Abhijit National Optical Astronomy Observatory 2006B-0013 CTIO 4m 5

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

Approved Chandra Programs



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Grindlay, Jonathan Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics 2007A-9001 CTIO 4m 5.5

Galactic Bulge Latitude Survey-2


Matt, G Universita degli Studi di Roma 2007A-9002 CTIO 4m 0.5

The origin of the iron line complex in the reflection-less Seyfert 1 galaxy

Approved SIRTF Legacy Programs



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Najita, Joan National Optical Astronomy Observatory 2006B-0908 CTIO 4m 1

Warm Gas in Transitional Disks

Approved Long Term Programs



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Gizis, John University of Delaware 2006A-0478 CTIO 0.9m-SVC 0.5

Parallaxes of Three Young Brown Dwarfs and a Planet


Huchra, John Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics 2007A-0499 CTIO 1.5m-SVC 12

Mapping the Nearby Universe: The 2MASS Redshift Survey


Peters, Christopher Dartmouth College 2007A-0237 CTIO 0.9m-SVC 0.8

Proper Motions of Southern Cataclysmic Variable Stars


Sokoloski, Jennifer Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics 2006A-0519 CTIO 1.3m 1.75

The Outbursts of Symbiotic Binary Stars


Whiting, Alan Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory 2005A-0008 CTIO 1.3m 0.8

Photometric Monitoring of Eta Carinae

Approved Regular Programs



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Agueros, Marcel Columbia University 2007A-0432 GEM-N GEM-NQ 1.73

Finding the Friends: High-Resolution Spectroscopy of New SDSS Low-Mass White Dwarfs


Aigrain, Suzanne University of Cambridge 2007A-0230 CTIO 1.3m 7.2

Infrared Photometric Follow-up of Eclipses in the Young Open Cluster NGC2362


Allen, Peter Pennsylvania State University 2007A-0225 CTIO 4m 4

Wide Ultracool Companions to Spectroscopic Binaries: Testing Star Formation Simulations


Andersen, David Herzberg Institute of Astrophysics 2007A-0276 KPNO WIYN 4

Do Bulge-less Galaxies have a Center?


Baldwin, Jack Michigan State University 2007A-0251 CTIO 4m 2

The Structure of Nearby Giant Star-Forming Regions


Barton, Elizabeth University of California, Irvine 2007A-0386 GEM-N GEM-NQ 3.3

Searching for Star Formation at z=8.2


Bechtold, Jill University of Arizona 2007A-0449 Keck Keck-II 1

The IGM and the Distribution of Galaxies at z~1


Beers, Timothy Michigan State University 2007A-0392 CTIO SOAR 6

Near-IR SOAR/OSIRIS Spectroscopy of Carbon Enhanced Metal-Poor Stars


Biller, Beth University of Arizona 2007A-0050 CTIO 1.3m 10.1

Completion of the First Direct Distance Determination for a Planetary Mass Object


Blum, Robert National Optical Astronomy Observatory 2007A-0099 GEM-N GEM-NQ  

Galactic Massive Star Formation: The Case for NIFS and W43


Blum, Robert National Optical Astronomy Observatory 2007A-0129 CTIO SOAR 4

The Incredible Shrinking Milky Way


Blum, Robert National Optical Astronomy Observatory 2007A-0129 GEM-S GEM-SQ 2.6

The Incredible Shrinking Milky Way


Boudreault, Steve Max Planck Institut fur Astronomie 2007A-0351 CTIO 1.5m-SVC 4

The radial dependence of the mass function down to the hydrogen burning limit in the young open cluster IC2391 from a multiband optical-infrared survey


Boyajian, Tabetha Georgia State University 2007A-0256 CTIO 1.5m-SVC 7

A Spectroscopic Search for Quiet X-ray Binaries Among Runaway O-stars


Brand, Kate Space Telescope Science Institute 2007A-0343 GEM-N GEM-NQ 1.9

NIRI spectroscopy of 2.1<z<2.4 optically faint luminous infrared galaxies


Briley, Michael National Science Foundation 2007A-0412 CTIO 4m 4

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


Brittain, Sean Clemson University 2007A-0450 GEM-S GEM-S 2

Measuring Warm Gas in Transitional Disks around Herbig Ae/Be Stars


Brodie, Jean University of California, Santa Cruz 2007A-0203 CTIO SOAR 4

K Band Integrated Spectroscopy of Galactic Globular Clusters


Brown, Michael California Institute of Technology 2007A-0355 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.6

The formation and evolution of a collisional system in the Kuiper belt


Brown, Joanna California Institute of Technology 2007A-0434 GEM-S GEM-SQ 1.2

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


Buchanan, Catherine Rochester Institute of Technology 2007A-0269 CTIO 4m 2

The Optical and Infrared Emission from Seyfert Galaxies: Towards a comprehensive understanding


Carney, Bruce University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 2007A-0153 CTIO 4m 3

[Fe/H] and [(alpha)/Fe] abundances of the Canis Major galaxy


Carrasco, Eleazar Rodrigo Gemini Observatory 2007A-0440 CTIO 4m 5

Distribution of Matter around a Selected Sample of Galaxy Clusters Pairs


Chandar, Rupali Carnegie Institution of Washington 2007A-0382 GEM-N GEM-NQ 2.7

Lamp Posts in the Dark: Globular Clusters as Tracers of the Halo in M101


Chen, Hsiao-Wen University of Chicago 2007A-0310 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.7

Rapid Spectroscopy and Imaging Follow-up of gamma-Ray Burst Afterglows on the Gemini Telescopes


Christlein, Daniel Universidad de Chile 2007A-0429 GEM-N GEM-NQ 1

Science with Rotating Slits: Star Formation in the Extreme Outskirts of Galaxies


Christlein, Daniel Yale University 2007A-0507 CTIO 4m 3

The Extremely Faint Population of Galaxies in Groups and Clusters


Churchill, Christopher New Mexico State University 2007A-0530 CTIO 4m 2

Complete Quasar-Field Galaxy Imaging Program


Churchill, Christopher New Mexico State University 2007A-0530 KPNO 4m 4

Complete Quasar-Field Galaxy Imaging Program


Chynoweth, Katie Vanderbilt University 2007A-0516 KPNO WIYN 5

Exploring the Merger/Starburst/AGN Connection in Nearby Infrared- Luminous Galaxies


Cieza, Lucas University of Texas, Austin 2007A-0321 CTIO 4m 4

Optical spectroscopy of new young stellar objects identified with Spitzer


Clayton, Geoffrey Louisiana State University 2007A-0146 GEM-S GEM-SQ 1.05

What Fraction of Type II Supernovae Produce Dust and Why?


Cole, Andrew University of Minnesota 2007A-0325 Keck Keck-II 1

Metallicity Distribution of Red Giants in the Unique Local Group Galaxy Leo A


Cook, Kem Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory 2007A-0536 KPNO 4m 3.5

A Cepheid Distance to the Coma Cluster


Cook, Kem Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory 2007A-0536 KPNO WIYN 2

A Cepheid Distance to the Coma Cluster


Crotts, Arlin Columbia University 2007A-0391 Magellan-II 1

The Formation of Supernova Remnant 1987A


Crotts, Arlin Columbia University 2007A-0420 CTIO 0.9m-SVC 5

The Echo from Supernova 1987A


Cunha, Katia National Optical Astronomy Observatory 2007A-0228 GEM-S GEM-SQ 1.4

Chemical Enrichment History of the Bulge: Using IR-Spectroscopy to Probe an Obscured Inner-Bulge Field


de Propris, Roberto Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory 2007A-0316 CTIO 4m 1

Ultra-compact Dwarfs in Low Density Environments: a Test for their Origin


Deliyannis, Constantine Indiana University 2007A-0319 MMT MMT 2

How Normal is the Solar Li Depletion?: Comparison to M67


Deliyannis, Constantine Indiana University 2007A-0331 CTIO 4m 5

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


Dey, Arjun National Optical Astronomy Observatory 2007A-0147 KPNO 4m 6.5

Measuring the Evolving Space Density of the Red Galaxy Population


Domingue, Donovan Georgia State University 2007A-0487 KPNO 2.1m 2.5

Local Benchmarks for the Evolution of Interacting Galaxies - Redshift and EW Measurements


Drissen, Laurent Laval University 2007A-0117 GEM-S GEM-SQ  

Infrared Spectroscopy of southern Galactic Wolf-Rayet candidates


Edwards, Michelle University of Florida 2007A-0311 KPNO 4m 4.5

Probing the Extent and Membership of Cl 1806-20


Egami, Eiichi University of Arizona 2007A-0428 CTIO 4m 3

The Local Cluster Substructure Survey (LoCuSS): Exploring K-band light as a probe of cluster mass and substructure


Eikenberry, Stephen University of Florida 2007A-0610 KPNO 4m 2

FLAMINGOS Spectroscopy of Candidate EGRET Counterparts


Espaillat, Catherine University of Michigan Dearborn 2007A-0460 GEM-S GEM-S 3

Probing the Planet-Forming Region of T Tauri Stars in Chamaeleon


Evans, Ian Smithsonian Astrophysics Observatory 2007A-0004 CTIO 4m 2

Jet/ISM Interactions: A Case Study of Centaurus A


Fan, Xiaohui University of Arizona 2007A-0400 GEM-N GEM-NQ 1.4

Near Infrared Spectroscopy of Submillimeter-Luminous Quasars at z~ 6


Fassnacht, Christopher University of California, Davis 2007A-0308 GEM-N GEM-NQ 2.06

Lens Redshifts of CLASS Gravitational Lenses


Ferrarese, Laura Herzberg Institute of Astrophysics 2007A-0130 GEM-N GEM-NQ 1.35

Nuclear Feedback on Galaxy Evolution: Masses, Ages, and Star Formation Histories of Nuclear Star Clusters in Nine Virgo Early-Type Galaxies


Figer, Don Rochester Institute of Technology 2007A-0278 KPNO 2.1m 6.5

The First Astronomical Use of Silicon PIN Detectors


Fitzgerald, Michael University of California, Berkeley 2007A-0459 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.5

The HD 32297 Debris Disk: Dust Composition & Structural Asymmetry


Frinchaboy, Peter University of Wisconsin, Madison 2007A-0157 CTIO 1.5m-SVC 3

Exploring the Luminosity Function for Prototypical Open Clusters


Frinchaboy, Peter University of Wisconsin, Madison 2007A-0161 CTIO 4m 6

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


Frinchaboy, Peter University of Wisconsin, Madison 2007A-0161 CTIO SOAR 2

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


Fruchter, Andrew Space Telescope Science Institute 2007A-0528 CTIO 4m-TOO  

Rapid Observations and Fundamental Studies of GRB Afterglows


Fruchter, Andrew Space Telescope Science Institute 2007A-0528 CTIO SOAR-TOO  

Rapid Observations and Fundamental Studies of GRB Afterglows


Fruchter, Andrew Space Telescope Science Institute 2007A-0528 KPNO 2.1m-TOO  

Rapid Observations and Fundamental Studies of GRB Afterglows


Fruchter, Andrew Space Telescope Science Institute 2007A-0528 KPNO 4m-TOO  

Rapid Observations and Fundamental Studies of GRB Afterglows


Fruchter, Andrew Space Telescope Science Institute 2007A-0528 KPNO WIYN-TOO  

Rapid Observations and Fundamental Studies of GRB Afterglows


Fulbright, Jon Johns Hopkins University 2007A-0437 CTIO 4m 6

Composition for a Large Sample of K Giants in the Galactic Bulge Plaut Field


Ge, Jian University of Florida 2007A-0551 KPNO 2.1m 17.5

Radial Velocity Follow-ups of Planet Candidates with the KPNO ET Instrument


Gonzalez, Anthony University of Florida 2007A-0509 KPNO 4m 6

Galaxy Cluster Velocity Dispersions For Clusters in the IRAC Shallow Survey


Goto, Tomotsugu Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency 2007A-0079 KPNO 2.1m 7

J-band imaging of the highest redshift QSO candidates


Goto, Tomotsugu Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency 2007A-0160 KPNO 4m 3.5

A search for highest redshift QSOs and faint z>5.8 QSOs


Green, Paul Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics 2007A-0259 GEM-N GEM-NQ 3

Growth and Feeding of X-ray-selected Supermassive Black Holes


Grillmair, Carl Spitzer Science Center 2007A-0272 KPNO WIYN 5

Fishing in Tidal Streams


Haarsma, Deborah Calvin College 2007A-0300 GEM-N GEM-NQ 1.48

Redshifts of distant x-ray galaxy clusters


Haberzettl, Lutz University of Louisville 2007A-0526 KPNO 2.1m 15

Probing Large-scale Galaxy Sheets at z = 0.8


Hamann, Fred University of Florida 2007A-0482 GEM-N GEM-N 1.5

Quasar Metallicities and Host Galaxy Evolution


Hanson, Margaret University of Cincinnati 2007A-0176 CTIO 1.3m 2.5

Uncovering massive eclipsing binaries in Westerlund 1


Harris, William McMaster University 2007A-0070 CTIO 4m 4

The Velocity Field of the Globular Cluster System in NGC 5128 (Cen A)


Harris, William McMaster University 2007A-0083 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.6

Ages and Metallicities of the Nuclei of Dwarf Elliptical Galaxies


Harris, Hugh US Naval Observatory 2007A-0454 KPNO WIYN 3

Spectra to Support Accurate Parallaxes


Harrison, Thomas New Mexico State University 2007A-0035 GEM-S GEM-SQ  

An Infrared Spectroscopic Survey of Intermediate Polars


Harvin, James University of Delaware 2007A-0596 CTIO 1.0m 14

Photometric Variation of Two Brown Dwarfs in the TW Hya Association


Heinke, Craig Northwestern University 2007A-0078 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.35

Simultaneous X-ray and Optical Study of an Accreting Millisecond Pulsar in Quiescence


Helton, L Andrew University of Minnesota 2007A-0110 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.78

Synoptic Mid-IR Spectra ToO Novae


Hennawi, Joseph University of California, Berkeley 2007A-0567 GEM-N GEM-NQ 2

Quasars Probing Quasars: Shedding Light on the Environments, Emission Geometry, and Lifetimes of Quasars


Hennawi, Joseph University of California, Berkeley 2007A-0567 GEM-S GEM-SQ 2

Quasars Probing Quasars: Shedding Light on the Environments, Emission Geometry, and Lifetimes of Quasars


Herrmann, Kimberly Pennsylvania State University 2007A-0131 KPNO WIYN 3

The Planetary Nebula System of M94


Hidalgo, Paola Rodriguez University of Florida 2007A-0571 KPNO 2.1m 6.5

High Velocity Outflows in Quasars


Holberg, Jay University of Arizona 2007A-0604 KPNO 2.1m 4

Exoplanet Tracker Observations of Sirius-Like Systems


Holman, Matthew Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics 2007A-0506 CTIO SOAR 2

WASP-1b: A Direct Glimpse into the Atmosphere of a Hot Jupiter


Holman, Matthew Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics 2007A-0562 CTIO 0.9m-SVC 3

The Transit Light Curve (TLC) Project: Long-term Monitoring of Transiting Extrasolar Planets


Hook, Isobel University of Oxford 2007A-0100 GEM-N GEM-NQ 1

The Nature of Dark Energy from Type Ia Supernovae


Hornschemeier, Ann NASA Goddard Space Flight Center 2007A-0260 MMT MMT 4

Expanding the Spectroscopic Completeness of the Coma Cluster with Hectospec


Howell, Steven National Optical Astronomy Observatory 2007A-0046 KPNO 2.1m 7

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


Huard, Tracy Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics 2007A-0599 CTIO 4m 5

Characterization of VeLLOs Embedded in Isolated Cores


Huard, Tracy Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics 2007A-0599 KPNO 4m 5.5

Characterization of VeLLOs Embedded in Isolated Cores


Hunter, Deidre Lowell Observatory 2007A-0005 KPNO 2.1m 7.5

Star Formation at the Stellar Edges of Dwarf Galaxies


Irwin, Jonathan University of Cambridge 2007A-0031 CTIO 4m 5

Empirical mass determination for very low-mass stars and brown dwarfs in NGC 2516


Jacobson, Heather Indiana University 2007A-0115 MMT MMT 1.5

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


Jeffery, Elizabeth University of Texas, Austin 2007A-0481 CTIO 4m 2

Determining Metallicities of Open Clusters


Jeffery, Elizabeth University of Texas, Austin 2007A-0544 CTIO 1.0m 8

Photometry of Open Clusters


Jensen, Eric Swarthmore College 2007A-0518 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.8

Imaging An Extended Gaseous Disk around a Weak-Lined T Tauri Star


Kafka, Styliani Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory 2007A-0030 CTIO 4m 5

A Spectroscopic Survey for Winds in Cataclysmic Variables


Kafka, Styliani Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory 2007A-0034 CTIO 1.3m 11

Monitoring VY Scl low states in Cataclysmic Variables


Kafka, Styliani Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory 2007A-0044 CTIO 1.0m 7

CTIO REU/PIA: Students Exploring Open Clusters


Kenney, Jeffrey Yale University 2007A-0579 KPNO 4m 3

Galaxy Interactions in Subcluster Mergers: H(alpha) Filaments Surrounding the Virgo Elliptical M86


Kirkpatrick, J Davy California Institute of Technology--IPAC 2007A-0194 CTIO SOAR 1

The Sun's Dark Neighbors: Searching for Brown Dwarfs Cooler than T8


Kirshner, Robert Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics 2007A-0378 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.2

The Reverse Shock in SN 1987A


Kobulnicky, Chip University of Wyoming 2007A-0052 KPNO WIYN 6

Defining the Distribution of Orbital Separations Among Massive Binaries


Koenig, Xavier Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics 2007A-0345 KPNO 2.1m 3

Mapping the Young Stellar Content of the W5 star forming region


Konacki, Maciej Polish Academy of Sciences 2007A-0059 HET HET 0.64

Spectroscopic follow-up of the planetary candidate in the close triple- star system HD188753


Landolt, Arlo Louisiana State University 2007A-0002 CTIO 1.0m 24

Faint UBVRI Photometric Standard Star fields


Landt, Hermine Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics 2007A-0042 CTIO 4m 1

Redshifts for a Complete Sample of BL Lacertae Objects


Lewis, Karen NASA Goddard Space Flight Center 2007A-0611 CTIO 4m 3

Spectroscopy of XMM Slew Survey Sources


Lewis, Karen NASA Goddard Space Flight Center 2007A-0611 KPNO 4m 3

Spectroscopy of XMM Slew Survey Sources


Lucero, Danielle New Mexico Institute of Mining & Technology 2007A-0116 KPNO WIYN 3

Angular Momentum and the Origin of the Cold Gas in Elliptical Galaxies


Luhman, Kevin Pennsylvania State University 2007A-0040 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.1

Spectroscopy of Candidate Substellar Companions


Ly, Chun University of California, Los Angeles 2007A-0589 KPNO 4m 2

MOSAIC U-band Imaging of the Subaru Deep Field


Macri, Lucas National Optical Astronomy Observatory 2007A-0601 GEM-N GEM-NQ 1.5

An accurate calibration of the Cepheid Distance Scale with the Maser Galaxy NGC4258


Mahadevan, Suvrath University of Florida 2007A-0334 HET HET 3

Precision radial velocity followup of candidates showing velocity variability in the Sloan ET wide field survey


Majewski, Steven University of Virginia 2007A-0559 KPNO 4m 4

Proof of Tidal Tails from the Ursa Minor dSph Galaxy?


Marchis, Franck University of California, Berkeley 2007A-0101 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.5

Imaging Io's Volcanic Activity in Support of the New Horizons Flyby


Marsh, Tom University of Warwick 2007A-0051 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.7

Orbital periods of AM CVn stars


Martin, Eduardo University of Central Florida 2007A-0180 CTIO 4m 4

Infrared parallaxes for T/Y dwarfs from CFHTLS and UKIDSS


Marzke, Ronald San Francisco State University 2007A-0608 KPNO 4m 4

The Faint End of the Galaxy Luminosity Function: Efficient Photometric Selection of Faint Spectroscopic Targets in the Coma Cluster


Massey, Philip Lowell Observatory 2007A-0112 CTIO 1.0m-SVC 7

The Masses of the Most Massive Stars: Resolving the ``Mass Discrepancy" with Eclipsing Binaries


Massey, Philip Lowell Observatory 2007A-0112 CTIO 1.5m-SVC 1.4

The Masses of the Most Massive Stars: Resolving the ``Mass Discrepancy" with Eclipsing Binaries


Matheson, Thomas National Optical Astronomy Observatory 2007A-0389 GEM-N GEM-NQ 1.2

Constraining the Hubble Constant with a Type II Supernova


Mauerhan, Jon University of California, Los Angeles 2007A-0557 CTIO SOAR 3

Infrared Spectroscopy of Massive X-ray Stars in the Galactic Center


McCullough, Peter Space Telescope Science Institute 2007A-0513 HET HET 3

Finding Additional XO Planets, Transiting Hot Jupiters


McNamara, Bernard New Mexico State University 2007A-0092 CTIO 1.3m 0.9

The Origin of the IR Variability in GX17+2 and GX5-1


McNamara, Bernard New Mexico State University 2007A-0092 KPNO 2.1m 6.5

The Origin of the IR Variability in GX17+2 and GX5-1


McSwain, M Virginia Yale University 2007A-0198 CTIO 4m 4

The Comings and Goings of Be Stars


Meech, Karen University of Hawaii 2007A-0376 CTIO SOAR 1

Coordinated Spitzer Comet Nucleus Observations


Meidt, Sharon University of New Mexico 2007A-0294 KPNO WIYN 3

Spiral Pattern Speeds Using the Tremaine-Weinberg Method


Meiring, Joseph University of South Carolina 2007A-0534 Magellan-II 2

Are Sub-Damped Lyman-(alpha) Absorbers Reservoirs of the ``Missing Metals''?


Meyer, David Northwestern University 2007A-0171 HET HET 0.5

The Nearest Cold Diffuse Interstellar Clouds


Miller, Joleen University of Virginia 2007A-0425 KPNO 4m 3.5

Testing the Planet Absorption Paradigm for Rapidly Rotating K Giant Stars


Moerchen, Margaret University of Florida 2007A-0255 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.28

Seeking Silicate Emission In A Newly Resolved Extended Debris Disk


Monnier, John University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 2007A-0085 GEM-S GEM-SQ 2

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


Mullally, Fergal University of Texas, Austin 2007A-0159 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.1

Confirmation of a white dwarf + brown dwarf binary


Muzzin, Adam University of Toronto 2007A-0156 GEM-N GEM-NQ 1.44

GMOS Spectroscopy of Two Extremely Rich IR-selected Galaxy Clusters at Redshift 1.4-1.5


Myers, Adam University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign 2007A-0341 KPNO 4m 2

Constraining the Masses of Quasar Host Halos With ~60 Binary Systems


Nestor, Daniel University of Cambridge 2007A-0138 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.7

The Nature of Ultra-strong MgII Absorber Galaxies


Nestor, Daniel University of Cambridge 2007A-0309 KPNO WIYN 4

The galaxies associated with Ultra-strong MgII absorbers


Nesvorny, David Southwest Research Institute 2007A-0314 GEM-S GEM-S 1.5

Spectroscopic survey of km-sized main-belt asteroids


Norman, Dara National Optical Astronomy Observatory 2007A-0480 CTIO 4m 3

Do Quasars Form in Massive Dark Matter Halos? Cont.


Olkin, Catherine Southwest Research Institute 2007A-0312 KPNO WIYN 1

Characterizing Pluto's Atmosphere with Observations of the March 8, 2007 Stellar Occultation


Orosz, Jerome San Diego State University 2007A-0344 CTIO 1.3m 3

Measuring the Mass and Spin of the Stellar Black Hole LMC X-1


Orton, Glenn Jet Propulsion Laboratory 2007A-0185 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.8

New Horizons Mission Support: Joint Study of Jupiterís Anticyclonic Vortices and Aurorae


Oyabu, Shinki Institute of Space and Astronautical Science 2007A-0191 CTIO 4m 3

A search for z > 5.7 quasars in the Southern hemisphere


Papovich, Casey University of Arizona 2007A-0243 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.5

Nebular Line Emission in z~1 Spitzer/MIPS-Selected Galaxies


Parker, Joel Southwest Research Institute 2007A-0387 KPNO 2.1m 6

The Kuiper Belt Legacy Project


Pearson, Chris Institute of Space and Astronautical Science 2007A-0195 CTIO 4m 4

Characterization of Distant Galaxies in the AKARI Deep Field


Peng, Eric Herzberg Institute of Astrophysics 2007A-0148 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.9

The Dark Matter Content of Early-Type Galaxies in the ACS Virgo Cluster Survey


Perlman, Eric Florida Institute of Technology 2007A-0120 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.55

High Resolution Mid-IR Imaging of Radio Galaxies


Perlman, Eric Florida Institute of Technology 2007A-0120 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.18

High Resolution Mid-IR Imaging of Radio Galaxies


Perrin, Marshall D. University of California, Berkeley 2007A-0466 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.15

Measuring Physical Conditions and Mass Flux in the Bipolar Jet of LkHa 233 with GMOS and OSIRIS


Pettini, Max University of Cambridge 2007A-0125 Keck Keck-I 1

In Search of Primordial Deuterium in the Lowest Metallicity Damped Lyman alpha Systems


Pigulski, Andrzej Wroclaw University Observatory 2007A-0132 CTIO 1.0m 11

Main-sequence pulsators in the OGLE-II Galactic fields


Platais, Imants Johns Hopkins University 2007A-0124 KPNO 4m 6

Deep Astrometric Standards (DAS)


Prescott, Moire University of Arizona 2007A-0561 KPNO 4m 5.5

A Low-Redshift (z<2) Search for Lyman Alpha Emitting Galaxies


Pretorius, Magaretha University of Southampton 2007A-0009 CTIO 1.5m-SVC 1.64

Orbital periods for an H(alpha) selected sample of cataclysmic variable stars


Prochaska, Jason University of California Observatories 2007A-0209 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.63

Illuminating QAL Systems with Their Background Quasars


Reed, Michael Missouri State University 2007A-0226 KPNO 2.1m 6.5

Mode identification, seismological modelling, and the evolution of the unique sdO pulsator J160043.6+074802.9


Rest, Armin Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory 2007A-0593 CTIO 4m 4

Echoes of Historical Supernovae in the Milky Way Galaxy


Retherford, Kurt Southwest Research Institute 2007A-0573 GEM-S GEM-S 1

Phoenix Imaging of Jupiter and Saturn H2 and H3+ Auroral Winds during New Horizons Jupiter Encounter and HST International Heliophysical Year Campaigns


Richards, Gordon Drexel University 2007A-0264 GEM-N GEM-NQ 1.22

Spectroscopic Monitoring of SDSS J1004+4112


Ridgway, Susan Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory 2007A-0515 GEM-N GEM-NQ 1

Natural Guide Star AO Imaging of Radio-quiet Quasar Hosts at High Redshifts


Robinson, Andrew Rochester Institute of Technology 2007A-0381 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.2

The nuclear spiral in Arp102B: accretion flow or jet-cloud interaction?


Roe, Henry Lowell Observatory 2007A-0181 GEM-N GEM-NQ 2

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


Romanowsky, Aaron Universidad de Concepcion 2007A-0227 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.15

Dark matter lost or found? - the definitive dynamical portrait of an ordinary elliptical galaxy


Rothberg, Barry Space Telescope Science Institute 2007A-0295 GEM-S GEM-SQ 1.6

Dynamics of Merger Remnants in the Infrared


Ruchti, Gregory Johns Hopkins University 2007A-0383 Magellan-II 2

Elemental Abundances of Metal-Poor Thick Disk RAVE Stars


Rupke, David University of Maryland 2007A-0307 GEM-N GEM-NQ 1

The Structure and Power Source of Superwinds in Ultraluminous Infrared Galaxies


Rutledge, Robert McGill University 2007A-0049 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.83

The Full Picture of Magnetic Activity in Ultracool Dwarfs: Simultaneous Observations of Coronae and Chromospheres


Schleicher, David Lowell Observatory 2007A-0586 CTIO 0.9m-SVC 2.6

Imaging of Gas Jets in Comet 2P/Encke After Perihelion


Schuler, Simon National Optical Astronomy Observatory 2007A-0012 HET HET 1.1

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


Seth, Anil Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics 2007A-0084 GEM-N GEM-NQ 1

The Formation History of NGC 4244's Nuclear Star Cluster


Seymour, Nick Spitzer Science Center 2007A-0363 GEM-N GEM-NQ 2.16

Disentangling the evolution of starburst and AGN populations in deep radio surveys


Shapley, Alice Princeton University 2007A-0178 Keck Keck-II 2

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


Sheppard, Scott Carnegie Institution of Washington 2007A-0366 CTIO 4m 3

A Survey for Neptune Trojans


Sheppard, Scott Carnegie Institution of Washington 2007A-0366 CTIO SOAR 2

A Survey for Neptune Trojans


Sheppard, Scott Carnegie Institution of Washington 2007A-0462 CTIO 0.9m-SVC 5

Precise Astrometry for Predicting Kuiper Belt Object Occultations


Siemiginowska, Aneta Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics 2007A-0453 GEM-N GEM-NQ 1.65

The cluster around the z=1 quasar 3C 186


Simon, Joshua California Institute of Technology 2007A-0057 KPNO WIYN 7

Cusps vs. Cores - The Distribution of Dwarf Galaxy Density Profile Slopes


Smith, Verne National Optical Astronomy Observatory 2007A-0145 GEM-S GEM-S 2

Characterizing Chemical Evolution in the Small Magellanic Cloud


Smith, Nathan University of California, Berkeley 2007A-0268 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.9

IR Variability of Eta Carinae


Smith, R Chris National Optical Astronomy Observatory 2007A-0592 CTIO 1.5m-SVC 6

Characterizing Atmospheric Absorption for Precision Photometry


Soderberg, Alicia California Institute of Technology 2007A-0183 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.5

The Relation of Type Ib and Ic Supernovae Revealed with NIR Spectroscopy


Soderberg, Alicia California Institute of Technology 2007A-0183 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.38

The Relation of Type Ib and Ic Supernovae Revealed with NIR Spectroscopy


Soechting, Ilona University of Oxford 2007A-0086 GEM-S GEM-SQ  

GMOS Spectroscopy of Superclusters at z=0.8 - investigating the structure assembly process.


Speck, Angela University of Missouri, Columbia 2007A-0374 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.4

The Dust Shell Structure and SiC Feature Around Nearby Carbon Stars


Spekkens, Kristine Rutgers University 2007A-0364 CTIO 0.9m-SVC 2

Cold Dark Matter and the Structure of Nearby Spiral Galaxies


Stassun, Keivan Vanderbilt University 2007A-0581 GEM-N GEM-NQ 1

Visible-light light curves of the first brown-dwarf eclipsing binary


Stassun, Keivan Vanderbilt University 2007A-0581 GEM-S GEM-SQ 1

Visible-light light curves of the first brown-dwarf eclipsing binary


Stern, Daniel Jet Propulsion Laboratory 2007A-0566 GEM-N GEM-N 4

A Complete Sample of Mid-IR Selected AGN


Stern, Daniel Jet Propulsion Laboratory 2007A-0566 MMT MMT-TBD 3

A Complete Sample of Mid-IR Selected AGN


Strader, Jay University of California, Santa Cruz 2007A-0422 CTIO 1.0m 4

Extremely Metal-poor Stars in the Galactic Bulge


Su, Kate University of Arizona 2007A-0411 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.3

Resolving the Dust Disk Around the Central Star of the Helix Nebula


Sun, Ming Michigan State University 2007A-0502 CTIO 1.5m-SVC 0.48

Spectroscopy of a nearby starburst galaxy with a long X-ray tail


Telesco, Charles University of Florida 2007A-0456 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.35

The Mid-IR Structure of Two Debris Disks


Thuan, Trinh Xuan University of Virginia 2007A-0427 KPNO 2.1m 5

Deep Imaging of Probable Nearby Young Blue Compact Dwarf Galaxies from the Sloan Digital Sky Survey


Torres, Manuel Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics 2007A-0192 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.4

Unravelling the role of the SW Sextantis stars in the evolution of cataclysmic variables


van Dokkum, Pieter Yale University 2007A-0170 GEM-S GEM-S 4

Dead or alive? The efficiency of suppressing star formation in massive galaxies at high redshift


Vennes, Stephane Florida Institute of Technology 2007A-0500 CTIO 4m 6

Disk versus Galactic halo membership of high proper-motion white dwarfs


Wakker, Bart University of Wisconsin, Madison 2007A-0417 Keck Keck-I 1

Distances to High-velocity Clouds


Wasserman, Lawrence Lowell Observatory 2007A-0542 CTIO 4m 2

Dynamical Structure of the Kuiper Belt


Wasserman, Lawrence Lowell Observatory 2007A-0542 KPNO 4m 2

Dynamical Structure of the Kuiper Belt


Weinberger, Alycia Carnegie Institution of Washington 2007A-0448 GEM-N GEM-NQ 1

Mid-Infrared Polarimetry of the Disk of (beta) Pictoris


Wilkes, Belinda Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics 2007A-0365 GEM-S GEM-SQ 0.3

The Nature of Optically-Faint, X-Ray Selected AGN - Spectroscopy.


Winkler, P Frank Middlebury College 2007A-0296 CTIO SOAR 2

Cas A's Older, Bigger Cousin: G292.0+1.8


Winn, Josh Massachusetts Institute of Technology 2007A-0279 Keck Keck-I 2

Measurement of Spin-Orbit Alignment for Two New Exoplanets


Wisniewski, John NASA Goddard Space Flight Center 2007A-0182 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.98

V838 Monocerotis: A Nova-like Ejection, Stellar Merger, or Star Which Ate Several Giant Planets?


Wong, Michael University of California, Berkeley 2007A-0461 GEM-N GEM-NQ 0.4

Jupiter's Red Spots during the New Horizons Flyby


Woodward, Charles University of Minnesota 2007A-0038 GEM-S GEM-SQ 1.2

Synoptic GNIRS XD Spectra ToO Novae


Woolf, Vincent University of Nebraska 2007A-0249 HET HET 1

Extreme subdwarf M star metallicity calibration


Yamauchi, Chisato Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency 2007A-0213 KPNO 2.1m 5.5

Physically associated companion of E+A Galaxies - III


Yang, Yujin University of Arizona 2007A-0371 KPNO 4m 4

How Do Galaxies Get Their Baryons?


Zwintz, Konstanze Universitat Wien (University of Vienna) 2007A-0222 CTIO 0.9m 13

Pulsating pre-main sequence stars: HD 142666 and members of the young open cluster NGC 6531


Zwintz, Konstanze Universitat Wien (University of Vienna) 2007A-0222 CTIO 0.9m-SVC 0.9

Pulsating pre-main sequence stars: HD 142666 and members of the young open cluster NGC 6531


Zwintz, Konstanze Universitat Wien (University of Vienna) 2007A-0224 CTIO 1.5m-SVC 3

Spectral classification of pulsating pre-main sequence stars in open clusters

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