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Monitoring, ToO & Service Programmes
Period 60: 20191001 - 20200401

ProposalRankP.I.ProgrammeTypeInstrumentTime AllocationNightsCommentsReport
59-507 1 E. Kankare, P. Lundqvist Electromagnetic transients associated with gravitational-wave signals ToO ALFOSC/NOTCam/StanCam 20 triggers, max 2.5h/nt - 12h follow-up, max 1.2h/nt 25h+12h Can also override time-critical programs! Instructions ToO
58-505 2 Hakon Dahle 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 Instructions Mon
60-502 3 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
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60-029 4 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
58-502 5 Pall Jakobsson, Daniele Malesani, Johan P. U. Fynbo Building the Sample of emph{Swift} Gamma-Ray Bursts ToO Any 9x(3h+3h) + 3x(3+Nx2h) 10.0 Override, immediate response. Follow-up next night(s) Instructions ToO
60-118 6 Dr Nadejda Blagorodnova Stellar mergers in the nearby Universe SoftToO ALFOSC/NOTCam 4 triggers. Optical and NIR imaging+spec 1.0 Soft triggers during Nordic service or Technical nights Instructions SoftToO
59-506 7 Erkki Kankare, Maximilian Stritzinger, Peter Lundqvist Revealing the local transient Universe ToO+SoftToO ALFOSC 12 hard ToOs total 5h, rest soft total 70h 7.0 Follow-up soft triggers during Nordic service or Technical nights Instructions ToO
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60-027 8 Giorgos Leloudas Polarimetry of exotic transients ToO+SoftToO ALFOSC 1 hard trigger, max 45min, possibly 5 obs in 4 hr (soft) 8h Soft ToO during Nordic service or Technical nights Instructions ToO
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60-113 9 Dr Morgan Fraser Luminosity gap transients in the (very) local Universe SoftToO ALFOSC/NOTCam 4 triggers. Optical imaging+spec, NIR imaging 2.5 Soft triggers during Nordic service or Technical nights Instructions SoftToO
60-018 10 Grigori Fedorets Physical properties of Earth's temporarily-captured satellites ToO ALFOSC 3 triggers 3x0.25 Override Instructions ToO
60-506 11 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
59-509 12 Daniele Malesani, Silvia Piranomonte Why NOT? Discovering and characterizing optical counterparts of gravitational wave sources. ToO ALFOSC/StanCam/MOSCA/NOTCam Discovery 20 targets, 5min/target, 10 nights 1.2h/nt follow-up 8.5h+60h Can also override time-critical programs! 5 triggers over 3 semesters Instructions ToO
60-025 13 Hakon Dahle A new lensed quasar for reverberation mapping: Determining time delays. Mon ALFOSC 19 epochs, 20 min per obs. 6.3h Fixed dates to be scheduled Instructions Mon
60-104 14 Dr. Ioannis Liodakis Understanding the complex high energy and neutrino emission in blazars through optical polarization ToO ALFOSC 2 weeks UBVRI pol. obs. every 2/3 days, 3 obs. 1-2 weeks after 5h Schedule decided when triggered Instructions ToO
60-013 15 E. Lindfors Monitoring of a gravitationally lensed blazar B0218+357 Mon+ToO ALFOSC 16 min per obs. ToO every 2nd night for 2 weeks 3.5h+1.5h Mon: Oct. 9, 20, 22, 25, Nov. 5, 17, 19, 21, Dec. 14, 17, 19, Jan. 13, 15 Instructions Mon
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60-011 16 Marco Montalto Follow-up of TESS candidate planets around subgiant stars Mon FIES+ALFOSC FIES: 10 obs. per target, ALFOSC: 2 obs. per target 2.2+0.5h Fixed dates to be scheduled Instructions Mon