2019-B Call for Proposals: Now Closed

CFP-2019-B: Up to 1500 hours of observing time in the Guaranteed Time and Open Access categories, during the period 1 Sep, 2019 - 1 Feb, 2020. This observing period is designated as 2019-B. Note that the array will be in the Phase II compact configuration for this semester. 

The submission period is now closed. Successful proposals and their awarded hours will be announced on this page as soon as they become available.

SCHEDULING

Observing Time

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

Semester 2019-A, Ph II Extended

IDPITitleTime awarded (hours)
G0002 Oberoi, Divya; Lonsdale, Colin; Cairns, Iver (continuation) MWA Observations of Solar Radio Bursts and the Quiet Sun (details) 100
G0008 Hurley-Walker, Natasha (continuation) GaLactic and Extragalactic All-Sky MWA-eXtended (GLEAM-X) survey (details) 190
G0015 Kitaeff, Slava (continuation) Radio Recombination Spectral Lines toward Galactic Centre and NGC6334 (details) 40
G0018 Tremblay, Chenoa (continuation) Molecular Lines in the Galactic Centre (details) 20
G0021 Bhat, Ramesh (continuation) Tracking interstellar space weather toward timing-array millisecond pulsars (details) 8 (VCS)
G0034 Bhat, Ramesh (continuation) Shadowing and Triggering on ASKAP FRB campaigns (details) 10 (+5 VCS)
G0047 Seymour, Nick (continuation) The MWA Interestingly Deep Astrophysical (MIDAS) Survey (details) 20
G0049 Shan, Chenxi (continuation) MWA Observations of Nearby Low-Luminosity QSO Sample (details) 30
G0052 Chauhan, Jaiverdhan (continuation) Monitoring of X-ray binary transient outbursts with the MWA (details) 20
G0053 Hodgson, Torrance (continuation) Searching for the Synchrotron Cosmic Web (details) 94 (limited by visibility)
G0055 Anderson, Gemma (continuation) Rapid-response MWA observations of Swift and Fermi gamma-ray bursts (details) 10 (+1 VCS)
G0056 Anderson, Gemma (continuation) Catching the low frequency radio component of stellar X-ray superflares (details) 9
D0011 Kaplan, David (continuation) Searching for Prompt Emission from Binary Neutron Star Mergers (details) 6
Croft, Steve (continuation) MWA Followup of Neutrino Transient Candidates (details) 4
Weniger, Christoph Axion dark matter searches with the Murchison Widefield Array (details) 4
Zic, Andrew Space weather monitoring of Proxima Centauri (details) 54
Bernardi, Gianni Searching for the radio bridge in the A3395 and A3391 cluster pair (details) 4.5
Zhu, Zhenghao Probing the synchrotron emission from virial shock surrounding Coma cluster (details) 10
Krishnan, Vivek Venkatraman Orbital Dynamics and the Radio Beam of PSR J1141-6545 (details) 6 (VCS)
Gong, Hongyu Measuring Scattering Properties of Pulsars with Intermediate Dispersion at Low Frequency (details) 1.5 (VCS)
Morgan, John An Interplanetary Scintillation Survey with the extended Phase II MWA (details) 150 + 113.5
Bhat, Ramesh MWA Follow-up of a FAST Pulsar Candidate (details) 1.5 (VCS)
Deshpande, Avinash Coordinated MWA-GBD Search for Radio Pulses from the Geminga Pulsar (details) 3 (VCS)
Kaur, Dilpreet Looking for dispersion measure variations over the orbital phase of MSP J2241-5236 (details) 3 (VCS)

Previous Announcements

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

  • (2018-09-05) 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