2019-A Call for Proposals: Now Closed

CFP-2019-A: Call for Proposals for the allocation of up to 1500 hours of observing time in the Guaranteed Time and Open Access categories, during the period 4 Feb, 2019 - 1 July, 2019. This observing period is designated as 2019-A. Note that the array will be in the Phase II extended configuration for this semester.

Thank you to all who submitted proposals. The observing schedule will be uploaded to this page as soon as it becomes available.

SCHEDULING

Observing Time

The observing awards are listed below for every semester since MWA operations began in 2013.

Semester 2018-B, Ph II Compact

IDPITitleTime awarded (hours)
G0002 Oberoi, Divya; Lonsdale, Colin; Cairns, Iver (continuation) MWA Observations of Solar Radio Bursts and the Quiet Sun 100
G0004 Kaplan, David (continuation) Monitoring the Galaxy with the MWA 4
G0005 Murphy, Tara (continuation) Search for Variable and Transient Sources in the EOR Fields with the MWA 600 (commensal with G0009)
G0009 Trott, Cath (continuation) Epoch of Reionisation 600
G0021 Bhat, Ramesh (continuation) Tracking interstellar space weather toward timing-array millisecond pulsars 7
G0034 Bhat, Ramesh (continuation) Shadowing and Triggering on ASKAP FRB campaigns Up to 366 (triggered)
G0038 Meyers, Bradley (continuation) Contemporaneous observations of the intermittent pulsar J1107-5907 with the MWA and UTMOST Up to 4 (triggered)
G0047 Seymour, Nick (continuation) GAMA23 Overwhelming Deep Survey 60
G0049 Shan, Chenxi MWA Observations of Nearby Low-Luminosity QSOs: Pilot Study (toggle details) 8
G0050 Hu, Dan An MWA Probe of Galaxy Groups in the Low-Frequency Radio Sky (toggle details) 30
G0051 Hodgson, Torrance Ultrasteep Spectrum Source Abell 2877 HT (toggle details) 5
G0052 Chauhan, Jaiverdhan Monitoring of X-ray binary transient outbursts with the MWA (toggle details) Up to 7 (triggered)
G0053 Hodgson, Torrance Searching for the Synchrotron Cosmic Web (toggle details) 40
G0054 Beardsley, Adam m-mode Observations with the MWA (toggle details) 50
G0055 Anderson, Gemma Rapid-response MWA observations of Swift and Fermi gamma-ray bursts (toggle details) Up to 12 (triggered)
G0056 Anderson, Gemma Catching the low frequency radio component of stellar X-ray superflares (toggle details) Up to 9 (triggered)
G0057 Bhat, Ramesh The Southern-sky MWA Rapid Two-metre (SMART) pulsar survey (toggle details) 17
Webster, Rachel MWA Beam Measurement (toggle details) 600 (commensal with G0009)
Kaplan, David Searching for Prompt Emission from Binary Neutron Star Mergers (toggle details) Up to 1 (triggered)
Sobey, Charlotte Targeted pulsar search towards a candidate identified in POGS (POlarization from the GLEAM Survey) (toggle details) 1
Croft, Steve MWA Followup of Neutrino Transient Candidates (toggle details) Up to 4 (triggered)

Previous Announcements

Documents detailing announcements of opportunities, calls for proposals, data releases and other community statements.

  • (2019-09-05) CFP-2019-A: Call for Proposals for the allocation of up to 1500 hours of observing time in the Guaranteed Time and Open Access categories, during the period 4 Feb, 2019 - 1 July, 2019. This observing period is designated as 2019-A. Note that the array will be in the Phase II extended configuration for this semester. Proposals should be submitted by emailing a PDF document addressing the call to the This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
  • (2018-05-14) CFP-2018-B: Call for Proposals for the allocation of up to 1400 hours of observing time in the Guaranteed Time and Open Access categories, during the period 1 Jul, 2018 - 31 Dec, 2018. This observing period is designated as 2018-B. Note that the array will be in the Phase II extended configuration for July, unavailable in August and then in the compact configuration from September. Proposals should be submitted through the 2018B proposal form: if there are problems please contact the This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
  • (2017-08-31) CFP-2018-A: Call for Proposals for the allocation of up to 1600 hours of observing time in the Guaranteed Time and Open Access categories, during the period 1 Jan, 2018 - 30 June, 2018. This observing period is designated as 2018-A. Note that the array will be in the Phase II extended configuration for the entire semester. Proposals should be submitted through the 2018A proposal form: if there are problems please contact the This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
  • (2017-04-04) CFP-2017-B: Call for Proposals for the allocation of 1600 hours of observing time in the Guaranteed Time and Open Access categories during the 2017-B semester. This will be split between the two Phase II configurations. Antenna locations for the compact configuration are available at: Phase2_EOR_Proposed_Coords.csv. Antenna locations for the extended configuration are available at: Phase2_LB_Proposed_Coords_Rev2.csv. Proposals should be submitted through the 2017B proposal form: if there are problems please contact the This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
  • (2016-10-21) CFP-2017-A: Call for Proposals for the allocation of 1600 hours of observing time in the Guaranteed Time and Open Access categories during the 2017-A semester. This will be split between the two Phase II configurations. Antenna locations for the compact configuration are available at: Phase2_EOR_Proposed_Coords.csv. Antenna locations for the extended configuration are available at: Phase2_LB_Proposed_Coords_Rev2.csv
  • (2016-05-30) CFP-2016-B: Call for Proposals for the allocation of 800 hours of observing time in the Guaranteed Time and Open Access categories during the 2016-B semester. Antenna locations available at: Phase2_EOR_Proposed_Coords.csv
  • (2015-09-10) CFP-2016-A: Call for Proposals for the allocation of 1600 hours of observing time in the Guaranteed Time and Open Access categories during the 2016-A semester
  • (2015-06-11) MWA Public Data Release Statement: Describes public data release, including data discovery and usage conditions
  • (2014-09-11) CFP-2015-A: Call for Proposals for the allocation of 1600 hours of observing time in the Guaranteed Time and Open Access categories during the 2015-A semester
  • (2014-09-11) AO-02-Addendum: Addendum to the Second Announcement of Opportunity
  • (2014-03-17) CFP-2014-B: Call for Proposals for the allocation of 1600 hours of observing time in the Guaranteed Time and Open Access categories during the 2014-B semester
  • (2014-03-17) AO-02: Second Announcement of Opportunity
  • (2013-07-26) CFP-2014-A: Call for Proposals for the allocation of 800 hours of observing time in the Guaranteed Time and Open Access categories during the 2014-A semester
  • (2013-03-04) CFP-2013-B: Call for Proposals for the allocation of 600 hours of observing time in the Guaranteed Time category during the 2013-B semester
  • (2012-12-19) AO-01: First Announcement of Opportunity and call for Expressions of Interest as steps toward first Call for Proposals