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NOAO Proposal Statistics by Instrument for 2017A

The following tables list 2017A proposal request statistics for telescopes and instruments in the US ground-based observing system coordinated by NOAO. The statistics include any new requests for time through the NOAO Standard or Survey TACs.


Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory

Telescope/Instrument    Proposals       "Runs"       Total Nights    Dark Nights Percentage
Dark
Average
Nights/Run
CT-4m   39   57 167.6   84.3   50 2.9
    ARCoIRIS     2     2     3.5     0.0     0 1.8
    COSMOS     7     9   23.6     9.0   38 2.6
    DECam   30   46 140.5   75.3   54 3.1

SOAR   24   38   97.5   52.5   54 2.6
    Goodman   15   21   65.8   40.5   62 3.1
    HRCam     1     1     2.0     0.0     0 2.0
    SOI     6   13   21.5     5.5   26 1.7
    Spartan     3     3     8.2     6.5   79 2.7

CT-1.3m     7     7   35.6     4.0   11 5.1
    ANDI     7     7   35.6     4.0   11 5.1

CT-0.9m     2     2   10.0     3.0   30 5.0
    CFIM     2     2   10.0     3.0   30 5.0


Kitt Peak National Observatory

Telescope/Instrument    Proposals       "Runs"       Total Nights    Dark Nights Percentage
Dark
Average
Nights/Run
KP-4m   13   27   52.6   28.0   53 1.9
    KOSMOS     7   10   26.1   18.0   69 2.6
    MOSA3     6   17   26.5   10.0   38 1.6

WIYN   34   41 105.2   29.0   28 2.6
    GRDPK     1     1     5.0     0.0     0 5.0
    HEXPK     1     1     4.0     0.0     0 4.0
    HYDR     9   11   29.0   11.0   38 2.6
    NESSI   12   15   29.2     0.0     0 1.9
    ODI     5     5   12.0     8.0   67 2.4
    SPSPK     3     3     9.0     7.0   78 3.0
    WHIRC     5     5   17.0     3.0   18 3.4

KP-0.9m     6     6   34.0   16.0   47 5.7
    HDI     6     6   34.0   16.0   47 5.7


Gemini North

Telescope/Instrument    Proposals       "Runs"       Total Nights    Dark Nights Percentage
Dark
Average
Nights/Run
GEM-N 134 186 185.3   40.7   22 1.0
    COMICS     1     1     1.2     0.0     0 1.2
    DSSI     8     8     9.9     0.0     0 1.2
    FOCAS     1     1     1.0     0.0     0 1.0
    GMOSN   55   82   85.3   31.6   37 1.0
    GNIRS   18   21   21.7     0.0     0 1.0
    GRACES     8     8   11.9     1.6   14 1.5
    HDS     2     2     3.2     1.2   37 1.6
    HSC     3     3     6.0     6.0 100 2.0
    IRCS     1     1     2.0     0.0     0 2.0
    NIFS     9   13   10.3     0.3     3 0.8
    NIRI   15   20   12.1     0.0     0 0.6
    SCExAO     1     1     0.4     0.0     0 0.4
    TEXES   19   24   18.8     0.0     0 0.8
    VIS     1     1     1.5     0.0     0 1.5


Gemini South

Telescope/Instrument    Proposals       "Runs"       Total Nights    Dark Nights Percentage
Dark
Average
Nights/Run
GEM-S   96 143 126.8   18.9   15 0.9
    DSSI     7     7   10.8     0.0     0 1.5
    Flamingos2   15   22   11.1     0.0     0 0.5
    GMOSS   39   52   59.4   18.5   31 1.1
    GPI   14   22     9.7     0.4     4 0.4
    GSAOI   15   24   15.1     0.0     0 0.6
    PHNX   11   16   20.7     0.0     0 1.3


Siding Spring Observatory

Telescope/Instrument    Proposals       "Runs"       Total Nights    Dark Nights Percentage
Dark
Average
Nights/Run
AAT     5     5   14.0     2.0   14 2.8
    AAOmega     4     4   10.0     2.0   20 2.5
    UCLES     1     1     4.0     0.0     0 4.0


CHARA

Telescope/Instrument    Proposals       "Runs"       Total Nights    Dark Nights Percentage
Dark
Average
Nights/Run
CHARA   11   14   23.0     0.0     0 1.6
    Classic     2     3     6.0     0.0     0 2.0
    Climb     2     2     4.0     0.0     0 2.0
    JouFLU     1     2     2.0     0.0     0 1.0
    MIRC     1     1     1.0     0.0     0 1.0
    PAVO     1     1     2.0     0.0     0 2.0
    VEGA     4     5     8.0     0.0     0 1.6

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