60" Schedule for September 2020 (as of 08 Sep 2020)

September October November December Programs PDF Schedules
DATE         MOON  INST    OBSERVER    PI AND PROGRAM   MMT
Sep  1 Tue   1.00  TRES    XX          TRES Combo       MC
Sep  2 Wed   0.99  "       GE**        "                MC
Sep  3 Thu   0.96  "       GE**        "                MC
Sep  4 Fri   0.91  "       GE**        "                MC
Sep  5 Sat   0.85  "       XX          "                ---
Sep  6 Sun   0.78  "       XX          "                ---
Sep  7 Mon   0.69  "       PB          "                ---    LABOR DAY
Sep  8 Tue   0.60  "       PB          "                ---
Sep  9 Wed   0.50  "       XX          "                ---
Sep 10 Thu   0.40  "       GE          "                ---
Sep 11 Fri   0.31  "       GE          "                MC
Sep 12 Sat   0.21  "       GE          "                MC
Sep 13 Sun   0.13  "       XX          "                MC
Sep 14 Mon   0.07  "       PB          "                MC
Sep 15 Tue   0.02  "       PB          "                ---
Sep 16 Wed   0.00  "       GE          "                ---
Sep 17 Thu   0.01  "       GE          "                ---
Sep 18 Fri   0.05  "       GE          "                ---
Sep 19 Sat   0.12  "       GE          "                ---
Sep 20 Sun   0.20  "       GE          "                ---
Sep 21 Mon   0.30  M&E     PB          WFS              ---
Sep 22 Tue   0.41  TRES    PB          TRES Combo       ---
Sep 23 Wed   0.52  "       GE**        "                MC
Sep 24 Thu   0.62  "       GE**        "                MC
Sep 25 Fri   0.72  "       GE**        "                MC
Sep 26 Sat   0.81  "       XX          "                ---
Sep 27 Sun   0.88  "       XX          "                ---
Sep 28 Mon   0.94  "       XX          "                ---
Sep 29 Tue   0.97  "       XX          "                ---
Sep 30 Wed   0.99  "       XX          "                ---

Remote Observers: MC: Mike Calkins, GE: Gil Esquerdo, PB: Perry Berlind, XX: No observer
Notice that the observing nights for September 1-5 will be cancelled if
weather is not clear and rescheduled at the end of the month.

** MOON IS FRACTIONAL MOON ILLUMINATION AT MIDDLE OF NIGHT 
**** DATE IS STANDARD TIME AT START OF NIGHT 


SEP FAST Combo (program & effective nights): (0 nights)
NOTE: Projects are listed in order of decreasing priority per their TAC grades. Rare TOO targets (GRBs, XRNs) have highest priority.
TRES Combo for trimester:

60" Schedule for October 2020 (as of 08 Sep 2020)

September October November December Programs PDF Schedules
DATE         MOON  INST    OBSERVER    PI AND PROGRAM   MMT
Oct  1 Thu   1.00  TRES    XX          TRES Combo       ---
Oct  2 Fri   0.98  "       XX          "                ---
Oct  3 Sat   0.95  "       GE          "                ---
Oct  4 Sun   0.90  "       GE          "                ---
Oct  5 Mon   0.83  "       MC          "                ---
Oct  6 Tue   0.75  "       MC          "                ---
Oct  7 Wed   0.66  "       MC          "                ---
Oct  8 Thu   0.57  "       MC          "                ---
Oct  9 Fri   0.47  "       GE          "                ---
Oct 10 Sat   0.36  "       GE          "                ---
Oct 11 Sun   0.26  "       GE          "                ---
Oct 12 Mon   0.17  "       MC          "                ---    COLUMBUS DAY
Oct 13 Tue   0.09  FAST    MC          FAST Combo       ---
Oct 14 Wed   0.04  FAST    MC          "                ---
Oct 15 Thu   0.01  FAST    MC & GE     "                ---
Oct 16 Fri   0.00  FAST    GE          "                ---
Oct 17 Sat   0.03  FAST    GE          "                ---
Oct 18 Sun   0.09  FAST    GE          "                ---
Oct 19 Mon   0.17  M&E     MC          WFS              ---
Oct 20 Tue   0.26  TRES    MC          TRES Combo       ---
Oct 21 Wed   0.36  "       MC          "                ---
Oct 22 Thu   0.46  "       GE          "                ---
Oct 23 Fri   0.57  "       GE          "                ---
Oct 24 Sat   0.67  "       GE          "                ---
Oct 25 Sun   0.76  "       GE          "                ---
Oct 26 Mon   0.83  "       MC          "                ---
Oct 27 Tue   0.90  "       MC          "                ---
Oct 28 Wed   0.95  "       MC          "                ---
Oct 29 Thu   0.98  "       XX          "                ---
Oct 30 Fri   1.00  "       XX          "                ---
Oct 31 Sat   0.99  "       XX          "                ---

Remote Observers: MC: Mike Calkins, GE: Gil Esquerdo, PB: Perry Berlind, XX: No observer

** MOON IS FRACTIONAL MOON ILLUMINATION AT MIDDLE OF NIGHT 
**** DATE IS STANDARD TIME AT START OF NIGHT 


OCT FAST Combo (program & effective nights): (6 nights) Brown (HVS/ELM Survey South) 3 nights Gomez (FLEET: Finding Luminous and Exotic Extragalactic Transients) 3 nights Kenyon (Optical Spectra of Symbiotic Stars) 1 nights
NOTE: Projects are listed in order of decreasing priority per their TAC grades. Rare TOO targets (GRBs, XRNs) have highest priority.
TRES Combo for trimester:

60" Schedule for November 2020 (as of 08 Sep 2020)

September October November December Programs PDF Schedules
DATE         MOON  INST    OBSERVER    PI AND PROGRAM   MMT
Nov  1 Sun   0.97  TRES    XX          TRES Combo       ---
Nov  2 Mon   0.94  "       XX          "                ---
Nov  3 Tue   0.88  "       GE          "                ---
Nov  4 Wed   0.81  "       GE          "                ---
Nov  5 Thu   0.72  "       GE          "                ---
Nov  6 Fri   0.63  "       MC          "                ---
Nov  7 Sat   0.52  "       MC          "                ---
Nov  8 Sun   0.41  "       MC          "                ---
Nov  9 Mon   0.31  "       GE          "                ---
Nov 10 Tue   0.21  "       GE          "                ---
Nov 11 Wed   0.12  "       GE          "                ---     VETERANS DAY
Nov 12 Thu   0.06  FAST    MC          FAST Combo       ---
Nov 13 Fri   0.01  FAST    MC          "                ---
Nov 14 Sat   0.00  FAST    MC          "                ---
Nov 15 Sun   0.02  FAST    MC          "                ---
Nov 16 Mon   0.06  FAST    GE          "                ---
Nov 17 Tue   0.13  M&E     GE          WFS              ---
Nov 18 Wed   0.21  TRES    GE          TRES Combo       ---
Nov 19 Thu   0.30  "       GE          "                ---
Nov 20 Fri   0.40  "       MC          "                ---
Nov 21 Sat   0.50  "       MC          "                ---
Nov 22 Sun   0.60  "       MC          "                ---
Nov 23 Mon   0.69  "       GE          "                MC
Nov 24 Tue   0.78  "       GE          "                MC
Nov 25 Wed   0.85  "       GE          "                ---
Nov 26 Thu   0.91  "       GE          "                ---     THANKSGIVING
Nov 27 Fri   0.96  "       XX          "                ---
Nov 28 Sat   0.99  "       XX          "                ---
Nov 29 Sun   1.00  "       XX          "                ---
Nov 30 Mon   0.99  "       XX          "                MC

Remote Observers: MC: Mike Calkins, GE: Gil Esquerdo, PB: Perry Berlind, XX: No observer

** MOON IS FRACTIONAL MOON ILLUMINATION AT MIDDLE OF NIGHT 
**** DATE IS STANDARD TIME AT START OF NIGHT 


NOV FAST Combo (program & effective nights): (5 nights) Brown (HVS/ELM Survey South) 2 nights Gomez (FLEET: Finding Luminous and Exotic Extragalactic Transients) 2 nights Kenyon (Optical Spectra of Symbiotic Stars) 1 nights
NOTE: Projects are listed in order of decreasing priority per their TAC grades. Rare TOO targets (GRBs, XRNs) have highest priority.
TRES Combo for trimester:

60" Schedule for December 2020 (as of 08 Sep 2020)

September October November December Programs PDF Schedules

DATE         MOON  INST    OBSERVER    PI AND PROGRAM   MMT
Dec  1 Tue   0.96  TRES    XX          TRES Combo       MC
Dec  2 Wed   0.92  "       XX          "                ---
Dec  3 Thu   0.85  "       GE          "                ---
Dec  4 Fri   0.77  "       GE          "                ---
Dec  5 Sat   0.68  "       GE          "                ---
Dec  6 Sun   0.57  "       GE          "                ---
Dec  7 Mon   0.46  "       GE          "                ---
Dec  8 Tue   0.35  "       MC          "                ---
Dec  9 Wed   0.25  "       MC          "                ---
Dec 10 Thu   0.15  "       MC          "                ---
Dec 11 Fri   0.08  "       GE          "                ---
Dec 12 Sat   0.03  "       GE          "                ---
Dec 13 Sun   0.00  "       GE          "                ---
Dec 14 Mon   0.01  "       GE          "                ---
Dec 15 Tue   0.03  "       MC          "                ---
Dec 16 Wed   0.09  "       MC          "                ---
Dec 17 Thu   0.16  "       MC          "                ---
Dec 18 Fri   0.24  "       GE          "                ---
Dec 19 Sat   0.33  "       GE          "                ---
Dec 20 Sun   0.42  "       GE          "                ---
Dec 21 Mon   0.52  "       GE          "                ---
Dec 22 Tue   0.62  "       MC          "                ---
Dec 23 Wed   0.71  "       MC          "                ---
Dec 24 Thu   0.79  "       MC          "                ---
Dec 25 Fri   0.86  CLOSED  CLOSED      CLOSED           ---      CHRISTMAS DAY
Dec 26 Sat   0.92  TRES    XX          TRES Combo       ---
Dec 27 Sun   0.97  "       XX          "                ---
Dec 28 Mon   0.99  "       XX          "                MC
Dec 29 Tue   1.00  "       XX          "                MC
Dec 30 Wed   0.98  "       XX          "                MC
Dec 31 Thu   0.95  "       XX          "                MC

Remote Observers: MC: Mike Calkins, GE: Gil Esquerdo, PB: Perry Berlind, XX: No observer

** MOON IS FRACTIONAL MOON ILLUMINATION AT MIDDLE OF NIGHT 
**** DATE IS STANDARD TIME AT START OF NIGHT 


DEC FAST Combo (program & effective nights): (0 nights)
NOTE: Projects are listed in order of decreasing priority per their TAC grades. Rare TOO targets (GRBs, XRNs) have highest priority.
TRES Combo for trimester:
September October November December PDF

60" Allocations September-December 2020

FAST proposals
PI Proposal Title DarkGrayBright
Warren BrownHVS/ELM Survey South500
Sebastian GomezFLEET: Finding Luminous and Exotic Extragalactic Transients400
Scott KenyonOptical Spectra of Symbiotic Stars200

TRES proposals
PI Proposal Title DarkGrayBright
Andrea DupreeFocus on Betelgeuse001
Jonathan IrwinMEarth Spectroscopic Follow-up020
Theron W. CarmichaelTransiting brown dwarf follow up from the TESS mission022
Jennifer WintersDetermining the Occurrence Rate of Jupiters Orbiting the Nearby Mid-to-Late M Dwarfs with TRES506
George ZhouAnchoring planet evolution through time607
Samuel Quinn (SAO)Giant Planets in Open Clusters202
David W. LathamSpectroscopic follow-up of TESS planet candidates202111
Guillermo TorresEclipsing binaries103
Guillermo TorresPleiades binary survey104
Amber MedinaSimultaneous TRES and TESS Observations to Characterize the Effect of Stellar Flares on Spectroscopic Activity Indicators206
Joseph RodriguezConfirmation and Characterization of Dynamically Young Jupiters004
Samuel Quinn (SAO)Measuring the mass of a young transiting Neptune002