2018B proposals

PI Name PI Institution Title Semesters FLOYDS (2m) Spectral (2m) NRES (1m) Sinistro (1m) SBIG (0.4m) SBIG (2.0m)
Edelson R University of Maryland LCO/Swift/multi-mission intensive accretion disk reverberation mapping of AGN 2018B 2019A 130 100 628
Arcavi I LCOGT / UCSB Discovery and Follow-up of Optical Counterparts to Gravitational-Wave Events 2018B 2019A 0 0 0
Berta-Thompson Z University of Colorado Boulder Transits of the Cool TESS M Dwarf Planets 2018B 2019A 50

Science Collaboration Key Projects

PI Name PI Institution Title Semesters FLOYDS (2m) Spectral (2m) NRES (1m) Sinistro (1m) SBIG (0.4m) SBIG (2.0m)
Howell A Las Cumbres Observatory The Global Supernova Project 2017AB 2018A 2018B 2019A 403 60 971 100
Howell A Las Cumbres Observatory The Global Supernova Project - Time Critical 2018B 2019A 20 10
Brown T LCO Using NRES to Validate and Characterize Exoplanets Found by TESS and Other Surveys (Commissioning and Precise Radial Velocities) 2018A 2018B 2019A 150
Brown T LCO Using NRES to Validate and Characterize Exoplanets Found by TESS and Other Surveys (Stellar Obliquity and Photometry) 2018A 2018B 2019A 150
Brown T LCO Using NRES to Validate and Characterize Exoplanets Found by TESS and Other Surveys (Stellar Obliquity and Photometry) 2018B 2019A 405
Brown T LCO Using NRES to Validate and Characterize Exoplanets Found by TESS and Other Surveys (Stellar Classification) 2018A 2018B 2019A 400
Shporer A MIT Transiting Exoplanet Science with LCO - The Network Awakens 2018B
Shporer A MIT Transiting Exoplanet Science with LCO (Warm Jupiters) 2017AB 2018A 2018B 2019A 50
Shporer A MIT Transiting Exoplanet Science with LCO (Warm Jupiters) - Time Critical 2018B 2019A 25 85 60
Shporer A MIT Transiting Exoplanet Science with LCO (TTVs) 2017AB 2018A 2018B 2019A 30
Shporer A MIT Transiting Exoplanet Science with LCO (TTVs) - Time Critical 2018B 2019A 30 85 60
Shporer A MIT Transiting Exoplanet Science with LCO (Bright Stars) 2017AB 2018A 2018B 2019A 0 131 50 70
Shporer A MIT Transiting Exoplanet Science with LCO (Candidates Photometry) 2017AB 2018A 2018B 2019A 173 300
Tsapras Y Heidelberg University ROME/REA - A three-color window to planets beyond the snow-line 2017AB 2018A 2018B 2019A 714
Robertson P Penn State University High-Cadence Monitoring of the Sun's Coolest Neighbors 2017AB 2018A 2018B 2019A 100 1400

Chilean Astronomical Community

PI Name PI Institution Title Semesters FLOYDS (2m) Spectral (2m) NRES (1m) Sinistro (1m) SBIG (0.4m) SBIG (2.0m)
Munoz R Universidad de Chile The Most Distant Stars in the galactic Halo: improving the light curves of RR Lyrae stars beyond 150 kpc 2018B 2019A 20

Faulkes Telescope Project

PI Name PI Institution Title Semesters FLOYDS (2m) Spectral (2m) NRES (1m) Sinistro (1m) SBIG (0.4m) SBIG (2.0m)
Roche P Faulkes Telescope Project PR FTP Education - Queue 2014A 2014B 2015A 2015B 2016A 2016B 2017AB 2018A 2018B 2019A 10 190 10 106 88
Roche P Faulkes Telescope Project PR FTP Education (Gaia Alerts) 2017AB 2018A 2018B 2019A 30 15 10

Las Cumbres Observatory - Education Programs

PI Name PI Institution Title Semesters FLOYDS (2m) Spectral (2m) NRES (1m) Sinistro (1m) SBIG (0.4m) SBIG (2.0m)
Roberts S LCO Universe in the Classroom queue 2014B 2015A 2015B 2016A 2016B 2017AB 2018A 2018B
Fitzgerald M Edith Cowan University Our Solar Siblings queue 2014B 2015A 2015B 2016A 2016B 2017AB 2018A 2018B 2019A 200
Gomez E LCO LCO Education development 2014B 2015A 2015B 2016A 2016B 2017AB 2018A 2018B 2019A 10 20 200
Gerbaldi M Institut d'Astrophysique de Paris Astrolab - Starlight in the university lab 2018A 2018B 2019A 90
Pennypacker C MIT AstroClub - UC Berkeley A Pilot for Modeling Instruction Teachers 2018A 2018B 2019A 10
Dalee H QEERI Fascination Astronomy 2018A 2018B 2019A 20
North C Cardiff University Followup of Gravitational Wave sources with LCO 2018A 2018B 2019A 50
Rodríguez Eugenio N Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias PETeR (Educational Project with Robotic Telescopes) 2018A 2018B 2019A 20
Freed R Institute for Student Astronomical Research Astronomy Research Seminars for High School and Undergraduate Instructors and Students 2018A 2018B 2019A 50
Sienkiewicz F MicroObservatory Exoplanet Exploration Partnership (regular observations) 2018A 2018B 2019A 90
Sienkiewicz F MicroObservatory Exoplanet Exploration Partnership (high priority observations) 2018A 2018B 2019A 30
NUCLIO N NUCLIO Constellations under investigation & Scientist’s Apprenticeship 2018A 2018B 2019A 25
Boyce P BRIEF STEM Through Astronomy Research - San Diego 2018A 2018B 2019A 75
Swift J The Thacher School Thacher Supernovae 2018A 2018B 2019A 2
Tock K Stanford Online High School Stanford Online High School 2018B 2019A 100
Gomez E LCO Serol's Cosmic Explorers 2018B 2019A 30

Las Cumbres Observatory - Science Programs

PI Name PI Institution Title Semesters FLOYDS (2m) Spectral (2m) NRES (1m) Sinistro (1m) SBIG (0.4m) SBIG (2.0m)
Boyajian T LSU The Most Mysterious Star in the Galaxy 2018A 2018B
Nordin J Humbolt Universität zu Berlin SNe Typing for Completeness 2018B 2019A 21
Lister T LCO CometCam observations of 46P Wirtanen 2018B 2019A 44
Lubin P UC Santa Barbara Support for UCSB Phys 134 2018B 2019A 49
Turner M LCO SSA observations for MDA 2018B

National Optical Astronomy Observatory

PI Name PI Institution Title Semesters FLOYDS (2m) Spectral (2m) NRES (1m) Sinistro (1m) SBIG (0.4m) SBIG (2.0m)
Romani R Stanford University The dramatic optical flares of PSR J1311-3430 2018A 2018B