13DE13DE13DE 2013B Palomar Cover Sheet

COO/Palomar Observatory

Cover Sheet - Semester 2013B

200-inch Telescope

Instructions: Fill in the required information. When finished, save the form on your computer as a pdf document to be merged with the discussion section of your proposal.
Principal Investigator Lead Observer (if not PI)
Office phone:
[The PI or the Lead Observer will be the single-point contact with the Palomar staff for all administrative and logistical matters pertaining to the project.]
Program Title

Summary of Program (Maxmimum 100 words)

Institution Status¹ Priority
Linked to Keck¹ Linked to 60-in¹ Linked to Oschin¹
Thesis Project ToO Interrupts¹ Large Project¹
Date-Specific² Black-out Dates² Secondary instrument²
Own Equipment² Partial Nights²
¹Caltech observers only
²Provide full details in the discussion section

Collaborators (Names and e-mail addresses)

Observing Team (Observers expected to be present at Palomar)

Observing Runs & Instruments Fill in the table below to specify the instruments requested and your acceptable observing runs.
- Select the instrument you are requesting from the pull-down menu in the Instrument column.
- Enter the number of nights you are requesting.
- Specify your observing preferences as P = Preferred or A = Acceptable
- Use multiple request lines if you (a) want your observing time split into two or more runs (one line for each block) and/or (b) need more than one instrument for this project.

L = Light (<28% moon-free) D = Dark (>72% moon-free)
DE = Grey Dark Early (28%-72% moon-free) DL = Grey Dark Late (28%-72% moon-free)

Observing Time Preference & Instrument Selection 2013B
From 01 Aug 02 Aug 13 Aug 17 Aug 27 Aug 31 Aug 11 Sep 15 Sep 25 Sep 30 Sep
To 01 Aug 12 Aug 16 Aug 26 Aug 30 Aug 10 Sep 14 Sep 24 Sep 29 Sep 09 Oct
InstrumentNights Run 7DE 7D 7DL 8L 8DE 8D 8DL 9L 9DE 9D
*For Own Equip, provide full description in proposal discussion.

From 10 Oct 14 Oct 24 Oct 29 Oct 07 Nov 12 Nov 23 Nov 28 Nov 07 Dec 11 Dec 22 Dec 27 Dec 05 Jan 10 Jan 21 Jan 25 Jan
To 13 Oct 23 Oct 28 Oct 06 Nov 11 Nov 22 Nov 27 Nov 06 Dec 10 Dec 21 Dec 26 Dec 04 Jan 09 Jan 20 Jan 24 Jan 31 Jan
Run 9DL 10L 10DE 10D 10DL 11L 11DE 11D 11DL 12L 12DE 12D 12DL 13L 13DE 13D

Semester 2013B Palomar Cover Sheet 200-in
Last updated: 31 January 2013 - RJB/AFB