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NORDIC OPTICAL TELESCOPE SCHEDULE, Period 58: Oct 1, 2018 - Apr 1, 2019

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Start Date (Noon)End Date (Noon)Proposal NumberPrincipal InvestigatorInstitute/ CountryProgrammeInstrumentRemarks
Oct 01 Oct 02 58-199 Various NOT Nordic service time ALFOSC +FIES Remainder of night: Service 
Oct 01 Oct 02 58-019 Mikael Granvik FI Surface properties of the target asteroid for JAXAs DESTINY mission ALFOSC +FIES Time critical 1hr: Service 
Oct 02 Oct 03 58-207 Patricia Chinchilla Gallego ES Confirmation and Characterization of Wide Stellar and Substellar Companions in Young Moving Groups ALFOSC  
Oct 03 Oct 04 58-901 NOT NOT Technical time ALFOSC +FIES Remainder of night, 16 min observation for P58-008 (Service) 
Oct 03 Oct 04 58-803 Victoria Antoci DK Are Rossby modes ubiquitous in stars with moderate to rapid rotation? ALFOSC +FIES 4hr: Service 
Oct 04 Oct 05 58-199 Various NOT Nordic service time ALFOSC +FIES Remainder of night: Service 
Oct 04 Oct 05 58-019 Mikael Granvik FI Surface properties of the target asteroid for JAXAs DESTINY mission ALFOSC +FIES Time critical 6hr: Service 
Oct 05 Oct 06 58-199 Various NOT Nordic service time ALFOSC +FIES Remainder of night, 16 min observation for P58-008: Service 
Oct 05 Oct 06 58-019 Mikael Granvik FI Surface properties of the target asteroid for JAXAs DESTINY mission ALFOSC +FIES Time critical 7hr: Service 
Oct 06 Oct 07 58-203 Nicolas Crouzet ES Exploring the atmospheres of puffy hot Jupiters with the NOT ALFOSC +FIES Time critical UT 23:25 to 05:38 
Oct 06 Oct 07 58-299 CAT ES CAT service time ALFOSC +FIES Remainder of night shared with P58-203 
Oct 07 Oct 08 58-199 Various NOT Nordic service time ALFOSC +FIES Remainder of night, 16 min observation for P58-008: Service 
Oct 07 Oct 08 58-031 Lars A. Buchhave DK Detecting Spectral Features of Metals in an Ultra-hot Jupiter Atmosphere ALFOSC +FIES Time critical UT 19:42 to 01:16: Service 
Oct 08 Oct 09 58-019 Mikael Granvik FI Surface properties of the target asteroid for JAXAs DESTINY mission ALFOSC +FIES Time critical 1hr: Service 
Oct 08 Oct 09 58-199 Various NOT Nordic service time ALFOSC +FIES Remainder of night: Service 
Oct 09 Oct 10 58-299 CAT ES CAT service time ALFOSC +FIES Remainder of night shared with P58-203 
Oct 09 Oct 10 58-203 Nicolas Crouzet ES Exploring the atmospheres of puffy hot Jupiters with the NOT ALFOSC +FIES Time critical UT 22:05 to 04:47 
Oct 10 Oct 11 58-503 Simon Albrecht DK Do close binaries form through the Kozai mechanism? ALFOSC +FIES Half night, time critical - start and end times TBD 
Oct 10 Oct 11 58-019 Mikael Granvik FI Surface properties of the target asteroid for JAXAs DESTINY mission ALFOSC +FIES Time critical 1hr: Service 
Oct 10 Oct 15 58-206 Pere Blay Serrano ES A polarimetric census of Be X-ray Binary Systems ALFOSC +FIES 3 nights spread over period 
Oct 11 Oct 12 58-019 Mikael Granvik FI Surface properties of the target asteroid for JAXAs DESTINY mission ALFOSC Time critical 1hr: Service 
Oct 12 Oct 13 58-019 Mikael Granvik FI Surface properties of the target asteroid for JAXAs DESTINY mission  Time critical 8hr: Service 
Oct 13 Oct 14 58-019 Mikael Granvik FI Surface properties of the target asteroid for JAXAs DESTINY mission  Time critical 1hr: Service 
Oct 14 Oct 15 58-031 Lars A. Buchhave DK Detecting Spectral Features of Metals in an Ultra-hot Jupiter Atmosphere ALFOSC +FIES Time critical UT 19:34 to 00:48: Service 
Oct 14 Oct 15 58-019 Mikael Granvik FI Surface properties of the target asteroid for JAXAs DESTINY mission ALFOSC +FIES Time critical 1hr: Service 
Oct 15 Oct 16 58-901 NOT NOT Technical time NOTCAM +FIES Half night - distribution TBD 
Oct 15 Oct 16 53-501 Seppo Mattila, Maximilian Stritzinger, Peter Lundqvist, Nancy Elias-Rosa FI,DK,SE,IT Towards a complete and unbiased census of supernovae in the local Universe NOTCAM +FIES Half night - distribution TBD: Service 
Oct 16 Oct 17 58-019 Mikael Granvik FI Surface properties of the target asteroid for JAXAs DESTINY mission ALFOSC +FIES Time critical 1hr: Service 
Oct 16 Oct 17 58-901 NOT NOT Technical time ALFOSC +FIES Half night - distribution TBD 
Oct 16 Oct 17 58-701 Jan Kare Trandem Qvam, Carolina von Essen, Sven Wedemeyer NO Observational Astronomy Course ALFOSC +FIES Time critical - distribution TBD: Service 
Oct 17 Oct 18 58-199 Various NOT Nordic service time ALFOSC +FIES Remainder of night: Service 
Oct 17 Oct 18 58-701 Jan Kare Trandem Qvam, Carolina von Essen, Sven Wedemeyer NO Observational Astronomy Course ALFOSC +FIES Time critical - distribution TBD: Service 
Oct 18 Oct 19 58-199 Various NOT Nordic service time ALFOSC +FIES Remainder of night: Service 
Oct 18 Oct 19 58-803 Victoria Antoci DK Are Rossby modes ubiquitous in stars with moderate to rapid rotation? ALFOSC +FIES 4hr: Service 
Oct 19 Oct 20 58-199 Various NOT Nordic service time ALFOSC +FIES Remainder of night: Service 
Oct 19 Oct 20 53-501 Seppo Mattila, Maximilian Stritzinger, Peter Lundqvist, Nancy Elias-Rosa FI,DK,SE,IT Towards a complete and unbiased census of supernovae in the local Universe ALFOSC +FIES Half night - distribution TBD: Service 
Oct 20 Oct 21 54-502 Carolina von Essen, Sven Wedemeyer DK,NO KOINet: Reprising Keplers heritage from the ground ALFOSC +FIES Time critical UT 19:30 to 00:30: Service 
Oct 20 Oct 21 58-199 Various NOT Nordic service time ALFOSC +FIES Remainder of night: Service 
Oct 21 Oct 22 58-901 NOT NOT Technical time ALFOSC +FIES  
Oct 22 Oct 29 58-201 Carlos Allende Prieto ES A reference sample of giant stars from high resolution spectroscopy ALFOSC +FIES Part of time allocated to 58-019 (Oct 22: 1.5h) & 58-203 (Oct 28: 6.7h) 
Oct 22 Oct 23 58-019 Mikael Granvik FI Surface properties of the target asteroid for JAXAs DESTINY mission ALFOSC +FIES Time critical 1.5hr: Service 
Oct 28 Oct 29 58-203 Nicolas Crouzet ES Exploring the atmospheres of puffy hot Jupiters with the NOT ALFOSC +FIES Time critical UT 20:23 to 03:05 
Oct 29 Nov 01 58-702 Erkki Kankare,Seppo Matilla FI FINCA practical astronomy course ALFOSC FINCA Course - remote, 16 min observation for P58-008 on Oct 30: Service 
Nov 01 Nov 03 58-702 Erkki Kankare,Seppo Matilla FI FINCA practical astronomy course ALFOSC FINCA Course - remote, 16 min observation for P58-008 on Nov 1: Service 
Nov 03 Nov 04 53-501 Seppo Mattila, Maximilian Stritzinger, Peter Lundqvist, Nancy Elias-Rosa FI,DK,SE,IT Towards a complete and unbiased census of supernovae in the local Universe NOTCAM +FIES Half night - distribution TBD: Service 
Nov 03 Nov 04 58-199 Various NOT Nordic service time NOTCAM +FIES Remainder of night: Service 
Nov 04 Nov 05 58-901 NOT NOT Technical time ALFOSC +FIES 16 min observation for P58-008: Service 
Nov 05 Nov 06 58-199 Various NOT Nordic service time ALFOSC +FIES Service 
Nov 06 Nov 07 58-199 Various NOT Nordic service time ALFOSC +FIES Service 
Nov 07 Nov 08 58-203 Nicolas Crouzet ES Exploring the atmospheres of puffy hot Jupiters with the NOT ALFOSC Time critical UT 23:59 to 06:37 
Nov 07 Nov 08 58-299 CAT ES CAT service time ALFOSC Remainder of night shared with P58-203 
Nov 08 Nov 09 58-299 CAT ES CAT service time  Remainder of night shared with P58-203 
Nov 08 Nov 09 58-203 Nicolas Crouzet ES Exploring the atmospheres of puffy hot Jupiters with the NOT  Time critical UT 21:53 to 04:06 
Nov 09 Nov 11 58-028 Hakon Dahle NO A full-sky census of the brightest lensed galaxies at "cosmic noon". MOSCA  
Nov 11 Nov 12 58-028 Hakon Dahle NO A full-sky census of the brightest lensed galaxies at "cosmic noon". ALFOSC  
Nov 12 Nov 13 58-901 NOT NOT Technical time ALFOSC +FIES  
Nov 13 Nov 14 53-501 Seppo Mattila, Maximilian Stritzinger, Peter Lundqvist, Nancy Elias-Rosa FI,DK,SE,IT Towards a complete and unbiased census of supernovae in the local Universe ALFOSC +FIES Half night - distribution TBD: Service 
Nov 13 Nov 14 58-199 Various NOT Nordic service time ALFOSC +FIES Remainder of night: Service 
Nov 14 Nov 15 58-199 Various NOT Nordic service time ALFOSC +FIES Remainder of night: Service 
Nov 14 Nov 15 58-019 Mikael Granvik FI Surface properties of the target asteroid for JAXAs DESTINY mission ALFOSC +FIES Time critical 1.5hr: Service 
Nov 15 Nov 18 58-012 J. P. U. Fynbo DK Mg-ii absorbers as probes of cosmic star formation ALFOSC 16 min observation for P58-008 on Nov 15: Service 
Nov 18 Nov 19 58-503 Simon Albrecht DK Do close binaries form through the Kozai mechanism? FIES +ALFOSC Time critical 
Nov 19 Nov 20 58-199 Various NOT Nordic service time ALFOSC +FIES Service 
Nov 20 Nov 21 58-199 Various NOT Nordic service time ALFOSC +FIES Service 
Nov 21 Nov 22 58-901 NOT NOT Technical time ALFOSC +FIES Remainder of night 
Nov 21 Nov 22 58-503 Simon Albrecht DK Do close binaries form through the Kozai mechanism? ALFOSC +FIES Half night, time critical - start and end times TBD 
Nov 22 Nov 23 58-302 Seppo Mattila ESNOR Tidal disruption events in luminous infrared galaxies NOTCAM  
Nov 23 Nov 24 58-199 Various NOT Nordic service time NOTCAM +FIES Remainder of night: Service 
Nov 23 Nov 24 53-501 Seppo Mattila, Maximilian Stritzinger, Peter Lundqvist, Nancy Elias-Rosa FI,DK,SE,IT Towards a complete and unbiased census of supernovae in the local Universe NOTCAM +FIES Half night - distribution TBD: Service 
Nov 24 Nov 26 56-205 Emilio Trigueros Paez ES Completing the most extensive survey of O-type spectroscopic binaries FIES +NOTCAM  
Nov 26 Nov 27 58-203 Nicolas Crouzet ES Exploring the atmospheres of puffy hot Jupiters with the NOT ALFOSC Time critical UT 23:15 to 05:53 
Nov 26 Nov 27 58-299 CAT ES CAT service time ALFOSC Remainder of night shared with P58-203, 16 min observation for P58-008 
Nov 27 Nov 30 56-205 Emilio Trigueros Paez ES Completing the most extensive survey of O-type spectroscopic binaries ALFOSC +FIES 16 min observation for P58-008 on Nov 28: Service 
Nov 30 Dec 01 58-901 NOT NOT Technical time ALFOSC 16 min observation for P58-008: Service 
Dec 01 Dec 02 58-199 Various NOT Nordic service time ALFOSC +FIES Service 
Dec 02 Dec 03 58-199 Various NOT Nordic service time ALFOSC +FIES Service 
Dec 03 Dec 05 58-703 Jari Kotilainen,Seppo Matilla,Pasi Nurmi FI FINCA Science School ALFOSC FINCA Science school - remote 
Dec 05 Dec 06 53-501 Seppo Mattila, Maximilian Stritzinger, Peter Lundqvist, Nancy Elias-Rosa FI,DK,SE,IT Towards a complete and unbiased census of supernovae in the local Universe ALFOSC +FIES Half night - distribution TBD: Service 
Dec 05 Dec 06 58-199 Various NOT Nordic service time ALFOSC +FIES Remainder of night: Service 
Dec 06 Dec 07 58-901 NOT NOT Technical time ALFOSC +FIES  
Dec 07 Dec 08 58-299 CAT ES CAT service time ALFOSC +FIES  
Dec 08 Dec 09 58-199 Various NOT Nordic service time ALFOSC +FIES Service 
Dec 09 Dec 10 58-901 NOT NOT Technical time ALFOSC +FIES  
Dec 10 Dec 11 53-501 Seppo Mattila, Maximilian Stritzinger, Peter Lundqvist, Nancy Elias-Rosa FI,DK,SE,IT Towards a complete and unbiased census of supernovae in the local Universe NOTCAM +FIES Half night - distribution TBD: Service 
Dec 10 Dec 11 58-199 Various NOT Nordic service time NOTCAM +FIES Remainder of night: Service 
Dec 11 Dec 12 58-901 NOT NOT Technical time ALFOSC +FIES Remainder of night 
Dec 11 Dec 12 58-806 Carolina von Essen DK Are ultra Hot Jupiters a well distinguished group? ALFOSC +FIES Time critical UT 23:00 to 03:00: Service 
Dec 12 Dec 16 58-004 Angela Bragaglia IT One Star to Tag Them All: a snapshot survey of open clusters chemistry FIES +ALFOSC  
Dec 16 Dec 17 58-503 Simon Albrecht DK Do close binaries form through the Kozai mechanism? FIES +ALFOSC Time critical 
Dec 17 Dec 18 58-901 NOT NOT Technical time SOFIN +FIES  
Dec 18 Dec 28 57-504 Thomas Hackman, Jyri Lehtinen, Oleg Kochukhov FI,FI,SE Topology and evolution of surface magnetic fields in active late-type stars SOFIN +FIES 6 nights spread over period 
Dec 18 Dec 28 58-199 Various NOT Nordic service time SOFIN +FIES 4 nights spread over period, 16 min observation for P58-008 on Dec 25 & 27: Service 
Dec 28 Dec 29 58-199 Various NOT Nordic service time ALFOSC +FIES Remainder of night: Service 
Dec 28 Dec 29 53-501 Seppo Mattila, Maximilian Stritzinger, Peter Lundqvist, Nancy Elias-Rosa FI,DK,SE,IT Towards a complete and unbiased census of supernovae in the local Universe ALFOSC +FIES Half night - distribution TBD: Service 
Dec 29 Dec 30 58-901 NOT NOT Technical time ALFOSC 16 min observation for P58-008: Service 
Dec 30 Dec 31 53-501 Seppo Mattila, Maximilian Stritzinger, Peter Lundqvist, Nancy Elias-Rosa FI,DK,SE,IT Towards a complete and unbiased census of supernovae in the local Universe NOTCAM +FIES Half night - distribution TBD: Service 
Dec 30 Dec 31 58-199 Various NOT Nordic service time NOTCAM +FIES Remainder of night: Service 
Dec 31 Jan 01 58-503 Simon Albrecht DK Do close binaries form through the Kozai mechanism? FIES +ALFOSC Time critical 
Jan 01 Jan 02 58-901 NOT NOT Technical time ALFOSC Remainder of night 
Jan 01 Jan 02 58-806 Carolina von Essen DK Are ultra Hot Jupiters a well distinguished group? ALFOSC Time critical UT 22:57 to 03:57: Service 
Jan 02 Jan 03 58-199 Various NOT Nordic service time ALFOSC +FIES Service 
Jan 03 Jan 06 58-801 IAA ES IAA ALFOSC Guaranteed Time ALFOSC  
Jan 06 Jan 07 58-199 Various NOT Nordic service time ALFOSC +FIES Service 
Jan 07 Jan 08 58-199 Various NOT Nordic service time ALFOSC +FIES Service 
Jan 08 Jan 09 58-299 CAT ES CAT service time ALFOSC +FIES  
Jan 09 Jan 10 58-901 NOT NOT Technical time ALFOSC +FIES  
Jan 10 Jan 11 53-501 Seppo Mattila, Maximilian Stritzinger, Peter Lundqvist, Nancy Elias-Rosa FI,DK,SE,IT Towards a complete and unbiased census of supernovae in the local Universe NOTCAM +FIES Half night - distribution TBD: Service 
Jan 10 Jan 11 58-199 Various NOT Nordic service time NOTCAM +FIES Remainder of night: Service 
Jan 11 Jan 12 58-302 Seppo Mattila ESNOR Tidal disruption events in luminous infrared galaxies NOTCAM  
Jan 12 Jan 13 58-901 NOT NOT Technical time ALFOSC +FIES Remainder of night 
Jan 12 Jan 13 58-806 Carolina von Essen DK Are ultra Hot Jupiters a well distinguished group? ALFOSC +FIES Time critical UT 20:54 to 01:54: Service 
Jan 13 Jan 14 53-501 Seppo Mattila, Maximilian Stritzinger, Peter Lundqvist, Nancy Elias-Rosa FI,DK,SE,IT Towards a complete and unbiased census of supernovae in the local Universe ALFOSC +FIES Half night - distribution TBD: Service 
Jan 13 Jan 14 58-199 Various NOT Nordic service time ALFOSC +FIES Remainder of night: Service 
Jan 14 Jan 15 58-199 Various NOT Nordic service time ALFOSC +FIES Service 
Jan 15 Jan 19 58-202 Riccardo Scarpa Ballarin ES Testing Newtonian gravity in the low acceleration regime with wide-binary stars, GAIA selected sample FIES +ALFOSC  
Jan 19 Jan 20 58-199 Various NOT Nordic service time ALFOSC +FIES Service 
Jan 20 Jan 21 58-199 Various NOT Nordic service time ALFOSC +FIES Service 
Jan 21 Jan 22 58-299 CAT ES CAT service time ALFOSC +FIES  
Jan 22 Jan 23 58-199 Various NOT Nordic service time ALFOSC +FIES Service 
Jan 23 Jan 24 58-901 NOT NOT Technical time ALFOSC +FIES Half night 
Jan 23 Jan 24 58-199 Various NOT Nordic service time ALFOSC +FIES Half night, 16 min observation for P58-008: Service 
Jan 24 Jan 25 58-901 NOT NOT Technical time ALFOSC Remainder of night 
Jan 24 Jan 25 58-806 Carolina von Essen DK Are ultra Hot Jupiters a well distinguished group? ALFOSC Time critical UT 21:02 to 02:02: Service 
Jan 25 Jan 26 58-199 Various NOT Nordic service time ALFOSC +FIES 16 min observation for P58-008 on Jan 25: Service 
Jan 26 Jan 29 58-802 NBI DK NBI ALFOSC Guaranteed Time ALFOSC  
Jan 29 Jan 30 53-501 Seppo Mattila, Maximilian Stritzinger, Peter Lundqvist, Nancy Elias-Rosa FI,DK,SE,IT Towards a complete and unbiased census of supernovae in the local Universe NOTCAM +FIES Half night - distribution TBD: Service 
Jan 29 Jan 30 58-901 NOT NOT Technical time NOTCAM +FIES Remainder of night 
Jan 30 Jan 31 58-901 NOT NOT Technical time FastCam  
Jan 31 Feb 04 58-301 Hans J. Deeg ESNOR Revising the first planet candidates from TESS FIES +FastCam  
Feb 04 Feb 05 58-901 NOT NOT Technical time ALFOSC +FIES  
Feb 05 Feb 06 53-501 Seppo Mattila, Maximilian Stritzinger, Peter Lundqvist, Nancy Elias-Rosa FI,DK,SE,IT Towards a complete and unbiased census of supernovae in the local Universe ALFOSC +FIES Half night - distribution TBD: Service 
Feb 05 Feb 06 58-199 Various NOT Nordic service time ALFOSC +FIES Remainder of night: Service 
Feb 06 Feb 07 58-013 Talvikki Hovatta FI Optical polarization in the large-scale jet of 3C273 ALFOSC +FIES 5hr (2nd half of night): Service 
Feb 06 Feb 07 58-199 Various NOT Nordic service time ALFOSC +FIES Remainder of night: Service 
Feb 07 Feb 10 58-111 Prof. Artie Hatzes OPTICON Spectroscopic follow-up observations of small transiting planets from the K2 mission FIES +ALFOSC  
Feb 10 Feb 11 58-199 Various NOT Nordic service time ALFOSC +FIES Service 
Feb 11 Feb 12 58-199 Various NOT Nordic service time ALFOSC +FIES Service 
Feb 12 Feb 15 58-009 Jari Kotilainen FI The MgII circum-galactic gas around quasars at z~1. ALFOSC  
Feb 15 Feb 16 53-501 Seppo Mattila, Maximilian Stritzinger, Peter Lundqvist, Nancy Elias-Rosa FI,DK,SE,IT Towards a complete and unbiased census of supernovae in the local Universe NOTCAM Half night - distribution TBD: Service 
Feb 15 Feb 16 58-901 NOT NOT Technical time NOTCAM Half night - distribution TBD 
Feb 16 Feb 18 58-009 Jari Kotilainen FI The MgII circum-galactic gas around quasars at z~1. NOTCAM  
Feb 18 Feb 19 58-302 Seppo Mattila ESNOR Tidal disruption events in luminous infrared galaxies NOTCAM  
Feb 19 Feb 20 58-901 NOT NOT Technical time ALFOSC +FIES  
Feb 20 Feb 21 58-199 Various NOT Nordic service time ALFOSC +FIES Service 
Feb 21 Feb 24 58-002 Jari Kajava FI Probing the disc-jet coupling in the neutron star binary Sco X-1 ALFOSC +FIES 2nd halves of nights 
Feb 21 Feb 24 58-199 Various NOT Nordic service time ALFOSC +FIES 1st halves of nights: Service 
Feb 24 Feb 27 58-111 Prof. Artie Hatzes OPTICON Spectroscopic follow-up observations of small transiting planets from the K2 mission FIES +ALFOSC  
Feb 27 Feb 28 53-501 Seppo Mattila, Maximilian Stritzinger, Peter Lundqvist, Nancy Elias-Rosa FI,DK,SE,IT Towards a complete and unbiased census of supernovae in the local Universe ALFOSC +FIES Half night - distribution TBD: Service 
Feb 27 Feb 28 58-199 Various NOT Nordic service time ALFOSC +FIES Remainder of night: Service 
Feb 28 Mar 01 58-901 NOT NOT Technical time ALFOSC +FIES Remainder of night 
Feb 28 Mar 01 58-806 Carolina von Essen DK Are ultra Hot Jupiters a well distinguished group? ALFOSC +FIES UT-window: 19:50 - 00:18 
Mar 01 Mar 04 58-199 Various NOT Nordic service time ALFOSC +FIES Remainder of nights: Service 
Mar 01 Mar 04 58-014 Elena Mazzotta Epifani IT The nature of TNO 2013 LU28: a visitor from the Oort cloud? ALFOSC +FIES 5hr per night (2nd halves of nights): Service 
Mar 04 Mar 05 53-501 Seppo Mattila, Maximilian Stritzinger, Peter Lundqvist, Nancy Elias-Rosa FI,DK,SE,IT Towards a complete and unbiased census of supernovae in the local Universe NOTCAM Half night - distribution TBD: Service 
Mar 04 Mar 05 58-901 NOT NOT Technical time NOTCAM Half night - distribution TBD 
Mar 05 Mar 06 58-901 NOT NOT Technical time ALFOSC +?  
Mar 06 Mar 07 58-199 Various NOT Nordic service time ALFOSC? +FIES Service 
Mar 07 Mar 11 58-205 Grzegorz Nowak ES The KESPRINT project - understanding the internal structures of small planets from the K2 mission FIES +ALFOSC?  
Mar 11 Mar 14 58-024 Davide Gandolfi IT Radial velocity follow-up observations of K2 transiting small planets FIES +ALFOSC  
Mar 14 Mar 15 53-501 Seppo Mattila, Maximilian Stritzinger, Peter Lundqvist, Nancy Elias-Rosa FI,DK,SE,IT Towards a complete and unbiased census of supernovae in the local Universe ALFOSC +FIES Half night - distribution TBD: Service 
Mar 14 Mar 15 58-199 Various NOT Nordic service time ALFOSC +FIES Remainder of night: Service 
Mar 15 Mar 16 58-901 NOT NOT Technical time ALFOSC? +?  
Mar 16 Mar 17 58-011 Vitaly Neustroev FI A systematic study of the spectral energy distribution of the WZ Sge-stars ALFOSC  
Mar 17 Mar 21 58-011 Vitaly Neustroev FI A systematic study of the spectral energy distribution of the WZ Sge-stars NOTCAM +StanCam  
Mar 21 Mar 22 58-199 Various NOT Nordic service time NOTCAM +FIES Remainder of night: Service 
Mar 21 Mar 22 53-501 Seppo Mattila, Maximilian Stritzinger, Peter Lundqvist, Nancy Elias-Rosa FI,DK,SE,IT Towards a complete and unbiased census of supernovae in the local Universe NOTCAM +FIES Half night - distribution TBD: Service 
Mar 22 Mar 23 58-901 NOT NOT Technical time ALFOSC +?  
Mar 23 Mar 24 58-199 Various NOT Nordic service time ALFOSC +FIES Service 
Mar 24 Mar 28 58-024 Davide Gandolfi IT Radial velocity follow-up observations of K2 transiting small planets FIES +ALFOSC  
Mar 28 Mar 29 58-199 Various NOT Nordic service time ALFOSC +FIES Remainder of night: Service 
Mar 28 Mar 29 54-502 Carolina von Essen, Sven Wedemeyer DK,NO KOINet: Reprising Keplers heritage from the ground ALFOSC +FIES Time critical UT 02:00 to 06:15: Service 
Mar 29 Apr 01 58-006 K. E. Heintz DK Resolving the quasar selection bias with Gaia ALFOSC  

Monitoring and ToO Programs

Proposal NumberPrincipal InvestigatorInstitute/ CountryProgrammeTypeInstrumentTime AllocationNightsComments
58-005 Giorgos Leloudas DK Polarimetry of exotic transients ToO+SoftToO ALFOSC 1 hard trigger, max 45min 8h Soft ToO during Nordic service or Technical nights 
58-008 E. Lindfors FI Monitoring of a gravitationally lensed blazar B0218+357 Mon+ToO ALFOSC/StanCam 16 min per obs. ToO every 2nd night for 2 weeks 4h+2.7h Monitoring Oct 3, 5, 7, 30, Nov (1), (3), 15, 26, 28, 30, Dec (25), (27), 29, Jan 23, (25). On dates in parenthesis the observations are to be done with StanCam 
58-015 Grigori Fedorets FI Physical properties of Earth's temporarily-captured satellites ToO ALFOSC 3 triggers 3x0.25 Override 
58-021 Hakon Dahle NO A time delay for the brightest lensed quasar. Mon ALFOSC R-band 33x380s ~6 days apart 3.5h Fixed dates to be scheduled 
58-022 Heidi Korhonen DK High spatial resolution studies of spotted stellar surfaces Mon FIES 10x10m observations spread over rotation period 1.7h Fixed dates to be scheduled 
58-024 Davide Gandolfi IT Radial velocity follow-up observations of K2 transiting small planets SoftToO FIES A form of soft ToO to provide better phase coverage 11h No override. Only triggers in Nordic service and Technical nights 
58-025 Thomas Augusteijn NOT Monitoring the enigmatic binary V838 Mon Mon+ToO ALFOSC 2x1h in Oct+Mar, 12x5min every 2 weeks 0.2+0.1 Fixed dates to be scheduled 
58-029 Eliana Palazzi IT Fast radio bursts: searching for their optical counterparts ToO+SoftToO ALFOSC/StanCam/MOSCA/NOTCam 2x(2h+1h+2x1h+1h) plus overheads 14h Override. First trigger hard. Follow-up soft ToO during Nordic service or Technical nights 
58-030 Daniele Malesani DK The optical and NIR counterparts of gravitational wave sources at the NOT. ToO+SoftToO ALFOSC/StanCam/MOSCA/NOTCam 3.4h for discovery, 10 nights 1.2h/night follow-up 2 targets 3.4h+24h Override 
58-106 Dr Simon Hodgkin OPTICON Galactic Transients with Gaia ToO ALFOSC 9 triggers, maximum 70min per trigger 1.0 Override 
53-501 Seppo Mattila, Maximilian Stritzinger, Peter Lundqvist, Nancy Elias-Rosa FI,DK,SE,IT Towards a complete and unbiased census of supernovae in the local Universe ToO+SoftToO ALFOSC 14 hard ToOs total 6h, rest soft total 64h 7.0 Soft triggers during Nordic service or Technical nights 
55-501 Jane Luu NO Origin of Active Asteroids ToO+SoftToO ALFOSC 2 triggers 2.5h Override. Follow-up soft ToO during Nordic service or Technical nights 
58-501 Karsten Brogaard DK Kepler and K2 eclipsing binaries with Red Giant components. Mon FIES 3 observations of 5 targets, 39 min per epoch 10h Fixed dates to be scheduled 
57-501 John Telting NOT Kepler K2 follow-up: establishing binarity of new subdwarf-B pulsators Mon ALFOSC 60-75 measurements of 4-5 targets spread over semester 2.5 Fixed dates to be scheduled 
57-502 Jesper Sollerman, Ariel Goobar, Francesco Taddia SE,SE,SE Supernova Target-of-Opportunity from the Zwicky Transient Facility ToO+SoftToO ALFOSC 10x1.5x1.5h + 10x4x1h 7.0 Override. First trigger hard. Follow-up soft ToO during Nordic service or Technical nights 
58-502 Pall Jakobsson, Daniele Malesani, Johan P. U. Fynbo IS,DK,DK Building the Sample of emph{Swift} Gamma-Ray Bursts ToO+SoftToO Any 9x(3h+3h) + 3x(3+Nx2h) 10.0 Override, immediate response. Follow-up next night(s) 
58-503 Simon Albrecht DK Do close binaries form through the Kozai mechanism? Mon FIES Obs scheduled in ~1-2h blocks spread through semester 1.5 Fixed dates to be scheduled 
58-505 Hakon Dahle NO A unique probe of a high-redshift supermassive black hole and dark matter. Mon ALFOSC g-band 10x36m ~10 days apart. i- and narrow-band 7x52min 12h Fixed dates to be scheduled 
58-506 E. Kankare, P. Lundqvist FI,SE Transient Events in Associated Regions of the Gravitational-wave Alert Sky ToO+SoftToO ALFOSC/NOTCam/StanCam 20 classifications, max 2.5h/nt - 12h follow-up, max 1.2h/nt 25h+12h Override 
58-508 Tapio Pursimo NOT Large variations in AGNs: a clue to understand their physics SoftToO ALFOSC 2 observations per month, totalling 1.5h/month 1.0 No override. Only triggers in Nordic service and Technical nights 
58-803 Victoria Antoci DK Are Rossby modes ubiquitous in stars with moderate to rapid rotation? Mon FIES 2 epochs on 2 targets 11.7h Fixed dates to be scheduled only in Nordic service or Technical nights 
58-804 Karsten Brogaard DK Resolving discrepant results for Kepler eclipsing binaries Mon FIES 20 epochs on 2 targets 26h Fixed dates to be scheduled only in Nordic service or Technical nights 
58-805 Emil Knudstrup DK Follow-up of TESS alerts SoftToO FIES Follow-up max 2 sources in semester 0.5 Only triggers in Nordic service and Technical nights 
58-807 Dr. Khalid A. Al-Subai, Dr. Zlatan I. Tsvetanov FOR Planet-transit candidates from the Qatar Exoplanet Survey Mon FIES A total of 9 observations of two targets 1.0 Fixed scheduled dates 

Type AllocationNumber
Normal NOT proposals OPC001-100
OPTICON proposals CTAC101-198
Normal Spanish proposals CAT201-298
Service NOT nights OPC199
Service CAT nights CAT299
Joint IAC-Nordic projectsIAC300-399
Other NOT501-599
Educational time, etc. OPC701-799
Guaranteed time IAA ...801
Guaranteed time NBI ...802
Guaranteed time SAC ...803
Tech time ...901
Stand-down ...000

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