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NOAO Proposal Statistics by Instrument for 2017B

The following tables list 2017B 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   31   39   97.5   42.5   44 2.5
    ARCoIRIS     5     5   12.6     0.0     0 2.5
    COSMOS     3     3     8.0     4.0   50 2.7
    DECam   23   31   76.9   38.5   50 2.5

SOAR   23   30   86.3   25.0   29 2.9
    Goodman   17   24   68.3   21.0   31 2.8
    HRCam     1     1     2.0     0.0     0 2.0
    SAMI     2     2     6.0     0.0     0 3.0
    SOI     1     1     4.0     4.0 100 4.0
    Spartan     2     2     6.0     0.0     0 3.0

CT-1.3m     5     5     6.0     0.0     0 1.2
    ANDI     5     5     6.0     0.0     0 1.2

CT-0.9m     5     5   42.0   10.0   24 8.4
    CFIM     5     5   42.0   10.0   24 8.4


Kitt Peak National Observatory

Telescope/Instrument    Proposals       "Runs"       Total Nights    Dark Nights Percentage
Dark
Average
Nights/Run
KP-4m   14   19   39.1   28.3   72 2.1
    KOSMOS     5     5   14.6   11.0   75 2.9
    MOSA3     9   14   24.5   17.3   71 1.8

WIYN   26   30 103.0   15.0   15 3.4
    HEXPK     1     1     3.0     0.0     0 3.0
    HYDR   11   13   39.5   12.0   30 3.0
    NESSI     5     6   20.8     0.0     0 3.5
    ODI     5     5   11.7     0.0     0 2.3
    SPSPK     2     2     6.0     3.0   50 3.0
    WHIRC     3     3   22.0     0.0     0 7.3

KP-0.9m     5     6   34.0   20.0   59 5.7
    HDI     5     6   34.0   20.0   59 5.7


Gemini North

Telescope/Instrument    Proposals       "Runs"       Total Nights    Dark Nights Percentage
Dark
Average
Nights/Run
GEM-N   99 133 141.0   25.7   18 1.1
    DSSI     3     3     2.5     0.0     0 0.8
    GMOSN   41   55   56.0   16.8   30 1.0
    GNIRS   20   20   27.7     0.0     0 1.4
    GRACES   12   12   19.7     1.9     9 1.6
    HSC     4     4     8.0     7.0   88 2.0
    IRCS     1     1     0.6     0.0     0 0.6
    NIFS     5     9     8.9     0.0     0 1.0
    NIRI   14   19     5.3     0.0     0 0.3
    POLISH2     7     8   11.7     0.0     0 1.5
    SCExAO     1     2     0.5     0.0     0 0.2


Gemini South

Telescope/Instrument    Proposals       "Runs"       Total Nights    Dark Nights Percentage
Dark
Average
Nights/Run
GEM-S   69 106   89.9   26.6   30 0.8
    DSSI     1     1     2.0     0.0     0 2.0
    Flamingos2   13   22     7.7     0.0     0 0.3
    GMOSS   46   62   65.2   26.2   40 1.1
    GPI     5     5     3.4     0.4   12 0.7
    GSAOI     6     7     3.0     0.0     0 0.4
    PHNX     6     9     8.6     0.0     0 1.0


Large Binocular Telescope

Telescope/Instrument    Proposals       "Runs"       Total Nights    Dark Nights Percentage
Dark
Average
Nights/Run
LBT     9   19   13.0     4.5   35 0.7
    LBC     3     6     4.0     1.0   25 0.7
    LUCI     3     8     2.0     0.0     0 0.2
    MODS     3     5     7.0     3.5   50 1.4


Siding Spring Observatory

Telescope/Instrument    Proposals       "Runs"       Total Nights    Dark Nights Percentage
Dark
Average
Nights/Run
AAT     2     2     8.0     3.0   38 4.0
    AAOmega     1     1     3.0     3.0 100 3.0
    UCLES     1     1     5.0     0.0     0 5.0


Las Cumbres Observatory Global Telescope

Telescope/Instrument    Proposals       "Runs"       Total Nights    Dark Nights Percentage
Dark
Average
Nights/Run
LCO-2m   14   16   38.7   13.4   35 2.4
    FLOYDS     9     9   15.7     2.8   18 1.7
    Spectral     6     7   23.0   10.6   46 3.3

LCO-1m   22   36 249.5   19.0     8 6.9
    NRES     8   10   24.7     0.0     0 2.5
    Sinistro   16   26 224.8   19.0     8 8.6


CHARA

Telescope/Instrument    Proposals       "Runs"       Total Nights    Dark Nights Percentage
Dark
Average
Nights/Run
CHARA   13   21   34.8     0.0     0 1.7
    Classic     3     5   11.0     0.0     0 2.2
    Climb     3     8     7.5     0.0     0 0.9
    JouFLU     1     1     1.5     0.0     0 1.5
    MIRC     3     4   10.0     0.0     0 2.5
    VEGA     3     3     4.8     0.0     0 1.6

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