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Monitoring, ToO & Service Programmes
Period 61: 20200401 - 20201001

ProposalRankP.I.ProgrammeTypeInstrumentTime AllocationNightsCommentsReport
61-501 1 Jesper Sollerman, Ariel Goobar Target-of-Opportunity from the Zwicky Transient Facility ToO+SoftToO ALFOSC 10x1.5x1.5h + 1.5N + 10x4x1h 8.5 Override. First trigger hard. Follow-up soft ToO during Nordic service or Technical nights Instructions ToO
SoftToO
61-010 2 Andrea Rossi Optical/NIR follow-up of fast radio bursts in the era of interferometers ToO+SoftToO ALFOSC/StanCam/MOSCA/NOTCam 2x(2h+1h+2x1h+1h) plus overheads 14h Can also override time-critical programs! First trigger hard. Follow-up soft ToO during Nordic service or Technical nights Instructions ToO
SoftToO
61-508 3 E. Kankare, P. Lundqvist Electromagnetic transients associated with gravitational-wave signals ToO ALFOSC/NOTCam/StanCam 10 epoches, <2.5h/nt - 12h follow-up, <1.2h/nt 12h+5h Can also override time-critical programs! Instructions ToO
61-011 4 Daniele B. Malesani Discovery and characterization of gravitational waves counterparts. ToO ALFOSC/StanCam/MOSCA/NOTCam Discovery 20 targets, 5min/target, 10 nts 1.2h/nt follow-up 3.4h+12h Can also override time-critical programs! Instructions ToO
61-507 5 Erkki Kankare, Maximilian Stritzinger, Peter Lundqvist The local transient Universe ToO+SoftToO ALFOSC 12 hard ToOs 5h, rest soft 65h 7.0 Follow-up soft triggers during Nordic service or Technical nights Instructions ToO
SoftToO
61-104 6 Morgan Fraser Luminosity gap transients in the (very) local Universe SoftToO ALFOSC/NOTCam 4 triggers: ~7 epochs opt ima+spec, ~5 epochs NIR ima 6.0 Soft triggers during Nordic service or Technical nights Instructions SoftToO
61-506 7 Hakon Dahle Measuring the Hubble constant from time delays in cluster lenses. Mon ALFOSC Obs ~10d apart: 14x36m (J2222) 8x20m (J0909) 5x20m (J1326) 22.8h Fixed dates to be scheduled Instructions Mon
61-503 8 Pall Jakobsson, Daniele Malesani, Johan P. U. Fynbo Building the Sample of Swift Gamma-Ray Bursts ToO Any 9x(3h+3h) + 3x(3+Nx2h) 10.0 Override, immediate response. Follow-up next night(s) Instructions ToO
61-502 9 Jane Luu Active Asteroids and Other Unusual Solar System Objects ToO ALFOSC 2 triggers 2x2.5h Override. Follow-up soft ToO during Nordic service or Technical nights Instructions ToO
61-022 10 Charlotte Angus The YSE way to find rapid transients ToO+SoftToO ALFOSC 5 hard and 10 soft triggers, max of 1.5hr per trigger 15hr Override. Follow-up soft ToO during Nordic service or Technical nights Instructions ToO
SoftToO
61-602 11 Karsten Brogaard Establishing the accuracy of asteroseismology of giants using eclipsing binaries Mon FIES 5 epochs KIC8430105, 10 epochs on KIC10001167 15hr Fixed dates to be scheduled Mon
61-026 12 Mikael Granvik Surface characteristics of potential minimoons and disrupting asteroids ToO ALFOSC 10 triggers 10x0.25 Override Instructions ToO
61-804 13 Lars A. Buchhave TESS Reconnaissance observations SoftToO FIES Reconnaissance observations 20h Soft ToO during Nordic service or Technical nights SoftToO
61-012 14 Talvikki Hovatta Connection between magnetic field and flaring in PG 1553+113 Mon ALFOSC Total 26 obs over sem., 259sec per obs. Monthly standard 2.8h Fixed dates to be scheduled Instructions Mon
61-002 15 L. Bedin Precise Ages and Masses for Evolved Stars in Open Clusters Mon FIES 12 observations of HD21278, 10min per observation 2h Fixed dates to be scheduled Instructions Mon
61-102 16 Tiina Liimets Structure and evolution of the ejecta around evolved massive stars Mon ALFOSC Narrow-band imaging. 13x37min 1.0 Fixed dates to be scheduled Instructions Mon