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NOAO Proposal Statistics by Instrument for 2018B

The following tables list 2018B 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   26   29   80.2   42.5   53 2.8
    ARCoIRIS     1     1     2.0     0.0     0 2.0
    COSMOS     3     3     8.0     0.0     0 2.7
    DECam   22   25   70.2   42.5   61 2.8

SOAR   23   38   91.3   40.2   44 2.4
    Goodman   18   31   81.1   40.2   50 2.6
    SAMHR     1     1     3.0     0.0     0 3.0
    SAMI     1     1     2.0     0.0     0 2.0
    SOI     4     4     4.7     0.0     0 1.2
    Spartan     1     1     0.5     0.0     0 0.5

CT-1.5m     5     5     7.4     0.0     0 1.5
    CHIRON     5     5     7.4     0.0     0 1.5

CT-1.3m     5     6   20.1     2.5   12 3.4
    ANDI     5     6   20.1     2.5   12 3.4

CT-0.9m     2     2     7.0     0.0     0 3.5
    CFIM     2     2     7.0     0.0     0 3.5


Kitt Peak National Observatory

Telescope/Instrument    Proposals       "Runs"       Total Nights    Dark Nights Percentage
Dark
Average
Nights/Run
WIYN   24   27   81.9     6.7     8 3.0
    GRDPK     1     1     3.0     0.0     0 3.0
    HYDR     7     9   31.0     4.0   13 3.4
    NESSI     9   10   24.2     0.3     1 2.4
    ODI     2     2     2.6     2.4   92 1.3
    SPSPK     1     1     2.0     0.0     0 2.0
    WHIRC     4     4   19.0     0.0     0 4.8

KP-0.9m   10   12   67.0   47.0   70 5.6
    HDI   10   12   67.0   47.0   70 5.6


Gemini North

Telescope/Instrument    Proposals       "Runs"       Total Nights    Dark Nights Percentage
Dark
Average
Nights/Run
GEM-N 117 161 154.0   38.5   25 1.0
    Alopeke     7     8   13.7     1.5   11 1.7
    GMOSN   54   77   61.6   33.4   54 0.8
    GNIRS   23   27   23.0     0.0     0 0.9
    GRACES     9   10   12.4     0.6     4 1.2
    HDS     1     1     1.0     0.0     0 1.0
    HSC     5     5     7.7     3.0   39 1.5
    IRCS     1     1     1.0     0.0     0 1.0
    MOIRCS     1     1     3.0     0.0     0 3.0
    NIFS     8   14   15.4     0.0     0 1.1
    NIRI   12   13     7.4     0.0     0 0.6
    POLISH2     3     3     6.8     0.0     0 2.3
    VIS     1     1     1.0     0.0     0 1.0


Gemini South

Telescope/Instrument    Proposals       "Runs"       Total Nights    Dark Nights Percentage
Dark
Average
Nights/Run
GEM-S   75 127   93.1   32.4   35 0.7
    DSSI     3     3   10.0     0.0     0 3.3
    Flamingos2   15   21   14.4     0.0     0 0.7
    GMOSS   50   80   56.6   32.4   57 0.7
    GPI     3   10     1.9     0.0     0 0.2
    GSAOI     6     9     5.8     0.0     0 0.6
    PHNX     3     4     4.4     0.0     0 1.1


Large Binocular Telescope

Telescope/Instrument    Proposals       "Runs"       Total Nights    Dark Nights Percentage
Dark
Average
Nights/Run
LBT   13   30   20.2     0.0     0 0.7
    LBC     3     8     1.9     0.0     0 0.2
    LUCI     7   17   11.4     0.0     0 0.7
    MODS     3     5     6.8     0.0     0 1.4


Siding Spring Observatory

Telescope/Instrument    Proposals       "Runs"       Total Nights    Dark Nights Percentage
Dark
Average
Nights/Run
AAT     4     4     9.0     6.0   67 2.2
    AAOmega     2     2     6.0     6.0 100 3.0
    Veloce     2     2     3.0     0.0     0 1.5


Las Cumbres Observatory Global Telescope

Telescope/Instrument    Proposals       "Runs"       Total Nights    Dark Nights Percentage
Dark
Average
Nights/Run
LCO-2m   14   14   24.3     4.9   20 1.7
    FLOYDS     5     5     5.2     1.2   23 1.0
    Spectral     9     9   19.1     3.7   19 2.1

LCO-1m   22   29 158.7   20.7   13 5.5
    NRES     2     4   21.0     0.0     0 5.2
    Sinistro   20   25 137.7   20.7   15 5.5


CHARA

Telescope/Instrument    Proposals       "Runs"       Total Nights    Dark Nights Percentage
Dark
Average
Nights/Run
CHARA   17   27   64.0     0.0     0 2.4
    Classic     4     6     9.5     0.0     0 1.6
    Climb     3     7     5.5     0.0     0 0.8
    MIRC     6     8   25.0     0.0     0 3.1
    PAVO     3     3   10.0     0.0     0 3.3
    VEGA     3     3   14.0     0.0     0 4.7

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