NRAO Call for Proposals: Semester 2018A

by Mark Adams last modified Jul 20, 2017

The NRAO invites scientists to participate in the Semester 2018A Call for Proposals for the Karl G. Jansky Very Large Array (VLA)

The submission deadline for Semester 2018A proposals is Tuesday, 1 August 2017, at 17:00 EST (21:00 UTC). 

The NRAO especially wishes to highlight continuing opportunities for joint observations with the Chandra X-ray Observatory, the Hubble Space Telescope and the Swift Gamma-Ray Burst Mission.

View the complete NRAO Semester 2018A Call for Proposals online.

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