Large & Long-term Programs

Current Long Term programs

The following programs have Long Term status from ATAC. Those marked with * are Large Observing Programs (50n or more). Programs in italics are Target of Opportunity only.

Program ID Title PI Allocation RA of targets
A/2017A/18* The GALAH Survey: Phase 2 Martell, de Silva 45 nights in 17A, 20 nights in 17B Bright time spread over all RAs.
A/2016B/16* The SAMI Galaxy Survey Croom 12 nights in 16B, 30 nights in 17A, 12 nights in 17B, 30 nights in 18A  Dark time primarily for fields at RA 09, 12 and 15 hours. Semester B targets in fields at RA, 00, 01, 21, 22, 23 hours.
A/2013B/12* The OzDES Survey Lidman 12 nights in 2013B, 16 nights in 2014B, 20 nights in 2015B, 20 nights in 2016B, 20 nights in 2017B, 12 nights in 2018B Dark time with RAs within 00:40 to 03:40.

Past Long Term programs

Program ID Title PI Allocation
A/2015A/19* The GALAH Survey Martell, de Silva 35 nights in 2015A, 35 nights in 2015B, 35 nights in 2016A, 35 nights in 2016B
A/2014B/10 Gamma-ray bursts as cosmological probes Starling 6 hours in 2014B, 6 hours in 2015A
A/2014B/08* 2dFLenS: What are the laws of gravity on cosmic scales? Blake 18 nights in 2014B, 19 nights in 2015B, 13 nights in 2015A
A/2014A/25* The GALAH Survey Martell 35 nights in 2014A, 35 nights in 2014B
A/2013B/29* The SAMI Galaxy Survey Croom 13 nights in 2013B, 36 nights in 2014A, 13 nights in 2014B, 36 nights in 2015A, 13 nights in 2015B, 36 nights in 2016A
A/2013A/41 Target of Opportunity high resolution spectroscopy of the early outburst of Galactic and Magellanic Cloud novae Shore 6 hours in 2013A, 6 hours in 2013B, 6 hours in 2014A, 6 hours in 2014B