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Science Program 2018B

A total of 149 new proposals were received for the 1 February submission deadline for Semester 2018B. The table below summarizes the approved observing programs for the Karl G. Jansky Very Large Array (VLA). Listed are the PI name, proposal ID, proposal title, maximum hours approved, and proposal type (Regular, Triggered, or Large). Proposals from previous semesters that were awarded time by NRAO in 18B are included.  Also listed are HSA proposals that include the VLA as a VLBI station.

For each approved program, the Proposal Finder Tool will have access to its authors, title, abstract, and total approved hours.

Alexander, Kate VLA/18B-302 Continued VLA monitoring of GW170817: The first EM counterpart to a BNS merger 4 Regular
Anderson, Craig VLA/18B-159 Exposing Previously-Hidden Magnetised Thermal Plasma in Radio Lobes 16.93 Regular
Anderson, Loren VLA/18A-121 The First Galactic Quadrant Supernova Remnant Population 13.2 Regular
Balmaverde, Barbara VLA/18B-084 Unveiling the large scale gas reservoir in powerful radio galaxies. 38.7 Regular
Bastian, Tim VLA/18B-048 A Search for Radio Emission from Exoplanets: Completing the Survey 41.82 Regular
Bastian, Tim VLA/18B-227 Joint Radio/EUV/X-ray/H-alpha and Magnetic Observations of Solar Flares 24 Regular
Bower, Geoffrey VLBA/17B-212 Is the GC Pulsar in a Black Hole Binary?  Improved Long-Term Astrometry 36 Regular
Butterfield, Natalie VLA/18B-264 The Three Little Pigs: Different evolutionary stages of star formation in the GC 6 Regular
Carrasco-Gonzalez, Carlos VLA/18B-290 Are protostellar jets collimated by helical magnetic fields? 20 Regular
Cassata, Paolo VLA/18B-013 A direct measurement of the molecular gas in 5 main-sequence galaxies at z ~ 3 35 Regular
Chakrabarti, Sukanya VLA/18B-252 HI Map Of A Strong Spiral Lens 28 Regular
Chandler, Claire VLA/18B-166 Tracking ice mantle history in Solar-type protostars: a pilot VLA study 9.8 Regular
Chen, Bin VLA/18A-386 Tracing energetic electrons in the solar corona with ultra-high time resolution 30 Triggered
Chen, Sina VLA/18B-126 Radio View of Narrow-Line Seyfert 1 Galaxies in the Southern Hemisphere 55 Regular
Chiaraluce, Elia VLA/18B-163 The radio cores of high luminosity AGN 15.46 Regular
Ching, Tao-Chung VLA/18B-105 Tracing B-field in the nearby OB cluster-forming region DR21 gas filament 12 Regular
Chisholm, John VLA/18B-147 Do Gas Mass Fractions Shape the Mass-Metallicity Relation? 101.25 Regular
Choi, Minho VLA/18B-073 Rotation Kinematics of the V380 Ori NE Protostellar Jet 3 Regular
Chomiuk, Laura VLA/18B-162 VLA Data on the Youngest SNe Ia Will Yield Unprecedented Progenitor Constraints 6 Triggered
Corsi, Alessandra VLA/18B-204 Long-term radio monitoring of GW170817 with the Jansky VLA 28 Regular
Croston, Judith VLA/18B-083 The structure of LOFAR-selected galaxy-scale radio-loud AGN 2 Regular
Curran, Stephen VLA/18B-056 Evolution of the Cold Gas Fraction and the Star Formation History 21 Regular
Damas, Ancor VLA/18B-028 Evolution of magnetic fields in defined interaction stages: dense galaxy groups 23 Regular
Datta, Abhirup VLA/18B-317 Sensitive Radio Observations of Abell 115  4 Regular
Dessauges-Zavadsky, Miroslava VLA/18B-303 Molecular gas content of Milky Way progenitors at z~1-3 73.46 Regular
Di Gennaro, Gabriella VLA/17B-298 The first deep JVLA study of particle re-acceleration at galaxy cluster shocks 24.3 Regular
Estalella, Robert VLA/18B-332 Imaging the infall in the L1287 "Guitar" star-forming core 4 Regular
Fong, Wen-fai VLA/18B-168 The Remnants of Neutron Star Mergers: A Late-time Survey of Nearby Short GRBs 18 Regular
Frail, Dale VLA/18B-320 JAGWAR: Jansky VLA mapping of Gravitational Wave bursts as Afterglows in Radio 280 Large
Fuente, AsunciÛn VLA/18B-132 Probing the cold dust in the AB Aur disk: A dust trap in a decaying vortex? 3 Regular
GARCIA-BARRETO, J. Antonio VLA/18B-011 Bar angular velocity, ILR, OLR in IC1953: HI velocity field 8.8 Regular
Gatkine, Pradip VLA/18B-312 Measuring the star formation rate of massive GRB hosts in the CGM-GRB sample 23.5 Regular
Guirado, Jose VLA/18B-143 Study of the radio emission of the substellar triple system VHS1256-1257 2 Regular
Harada, Nanase VLA/18B-113 Multi-band Continuum Imaging of the NGC 253 Starburst Nucleus: VLA-ALMA synergy 4 Regular
Harrington, Kevin VLA/18B-275  Resolved Imaging of Cold Gas Reservoirs in Strongly Lensed Planck Galaxies 134 Regular
Hatsukade, Bunyo VLA/18B-077 Revealing Obscured Star Formation in Superluminous Supernovae Host Galaxies 24 Regular
Hayashi, Takayuki VLA/18B-176 Exploring non-thermal emission from buried AGNs in ULIRGs III 2 Regular
Higdon, James VLA/18B-333 The Molecular ISM in Galaxies with Extreme [C II] Emission 42 Regular
Higdon, Sarah VLA/17B-147 Completing the ZINGRS JVLA Survey 13.48 Regular
Hlavacek-Larrondo, Julie  VLA/18B-171 A legacy VLA dataset of extreme radio-mode feedback in MS 0735.6+7421 10 Regular
Hodge, Jacqueline VLA/17B-108 The kiloparsec-scale cold gas properties of a late-stage major merger 20 Regular
Hoeft, Matthias VLA/18B-237 Are radio relics related to radio galaxies? The case of Abell 115 6 Regular
Hoeft, Matthias VLA/18B-238 The Toothbrush relic: Magnetic fields in the cluster outskirts 12 Regular
Horellou, Cathy VLA/18B-306 Double irony in XXL North: a spectacular radio galaxy in a cluster at z = 0.14  7 Regular
Huang, Ko-Yun VLA/18B-309 Spectral-line polarization observation towards AGB stars 7 Regular
Hughes, Anna VLA/18B-241 Survey of Ultracool Dwarf Radio Emission with Implications for Habitability 3.16 Regular
Immer, Katharina VLA/18B-257 Tracing the physical conditions of large-scale shocks in the Galactic Center  15 Regular
Janz, Joachim VLA/18B-023 HI observations of the isolated, rotating, dwarf elliptical galaxy CG611 25 Regular
Jencson, Jacob VLA/18B-294 In Search of the Missing Supernovae 6 Triggered
Kalinova, Veselina VLA/18B-202 How does the Dark Matter Halo shape the Galaxies? 64 Regular
Kao, Melodie VLA/18B-318 Testing Brown Dwarf Cloud & Dynamo Models with One Rotation Period 10.2 Regular
Khatun, Rubinur VLA/18B-085 Interacting radio galaxy jets: uncovering the nature of a rare system 1 Regular
Kowalski, Adam VLA/18B-193 A Unified Understanding of Flare Heating 20 Regular
Lee, Chien-Feng VLA/18B-292 Identifying z~6 Radio-Loud Quasars in a New Class of Quasars 35.8 Regular
Linford, Justin VLA/18B-272 Rapid Radio Monitoring to Uncover Shocks in Classical Novae 20; Swift: 56 ksec Triggered
Linford, Justin VLA/18B-273 Tempests, Not Bombs: Classical Novae Radio Light Curves Reveal Diversity 9 Regular
Liu, Lijie VLA/18B-271 WISDOM: Star Formation in GMC and GMC Evolution with Thermal Radio Continuum 6 Regular
Lopez-Caniego, Marcos VLA/18B-003 VLA polarimetry of Planck selected sources in the QUIJOTE cosmological field-IV 4.5 Regular
Lu, Xing VLA/18B-138 Is Active Star Formation Emerging in the Central Molecular Zone? 30.8 Regular
Mandal, Soumyajit VLA/18B-129 Towards a First Sample of Revived Fossil Plasma Sources in Galaxy Clusters 6 Regular
Marchesini, Ezequiel VLA/18B-099 Studying the behavior of Radio Weak BL Lacs 1.42 Regular
Marecki, Andrzej VLA/18B-017 Spectral ages of the lobes of a potentially double-double source J0028+0035 0.5 Regular
Margutti, Raffaella VLA/18B-154 Mapping the Zoo of Engine Driven Explosions with Deep Radio Observations 9 Triggered
Matthews, Allison VLA/18B-116 Star Formation Through Cosmic Time 119.98 Regular
Matthews, Lynn VLA/18B-005 Searching for a Radio Counterpart to the X-Ray Bursts from delta Cephei 4 Regular
Matthews, Lynn VLA/18B-222 Imaging HI and OH in the Circumstellar Envelope of the Supergiant mu Cep 6 Regular
Miyamoto, Yusuke VLBA/18B-287 Water maser observations of an obscured active galactic nucleus NGC 7738 10 Regular
Mooley, Kunal VLBA/18B-201 Mapping the size and morphology of the GW170817 post-merger fireball 19.5 Regular
Nikiel-Wroczynski, Blazej VLA/18B-080 How regular is the regular magnetic field in the Stephan's Quintet? 12.65 Regular
Ortega, Martin VLA/18B-052 Unveiling the nature of a possible hyper-compact HII region 0.6 Regular
Ortiz, Gisela VLA/18B-230 A survey of water masers in the Serpens South region 7.2 Regular
Osten, Rachel VLA/18B-120 Probing Stellar Magnetic Geometries and Dynamo Behavior  54 Regular
Oteo, Ivan VLA/18B-185 Molecular gas in the most extreme proto-cluster in the early Universe 50 Regular
Owen, Frazer VLA/17B-057 Thomson Scattering from  the intracluster medium surrounding 3C295 24 Regular
Palliyaguru, Nipuni VLBA/18B-119 Resolving the possible off-axis jet of PTF11qcj 8 Regular
Peretto, Nicolas VLA/18B-260 Resolving the gas kinematics of sub-virial infrared dark clouds 10 Regular
Perley, Daniel VLA/18B-242 Opening a New Window on The Relativistic Sky 46; Swift: 10 ksec Triggered
Perley, Richard VLA/17B-053 The Physics of the Jet in the Quasar 3C273 12 Regular
Persson, Magnus VLA/18B-125 Constraining the main nitrogen reservoir in dense star-forming clouds 6 Regular
Pesce, Dominic VLA/18B-047 Investigating the restless supermassive black hole in the galaxy J0437+2456 2 Regular
Petriella, Alberto VLA/18B-001 Investigating the nature of the complex gamma-ray source HESS J1857+026 8 Regular
Pihlstrom, Ylva VLA/18B-224 Do SiO v=3 lines or line ratios uniquely trace circumstellar shell conditions? 13.5 Regular
Pineda, John VLA/18B-283 Finding New Tests of Ultracool Dwarf Radio Emission 27 Regular
Poggianti, Bianca VLA/18B-018 Magnetic fields in jellyfish galaxies: a primer 50.5 Regular
Richards, Gordon VLA/18B-229 A Novel Method to Probe the Origin of Radio Emission in Luminous Quasars 36 Regular
Rodriguez, Luis VLA/18B-291 The Nature of the Radio Emission from the Young Brown Dwarf FU Tau A 5.5 Regular
Route, Matthew VLA/18B-070 Multiband Radio Observations of T Tauri Systems with Circumstellar Disks 22.68 Regular
Roychowdhury, Sambit VLA/18B-244 Resolved HI observations of DustPedia dwarf galaxies 24.5 Regular
Sahai, Raghvendra VLA/18B-281 Shocked and Scorched in the W5 Star-Forming Region  6.5 Regular
Sanchez-Monge, Alvaro VLA/18B-169 Temperature measurements in three nearby high-mass star-forming clusters 14 Regular
Sanchez, Monica VLA/18B-301 Observations of New Nearby Galaxies in the Zone of Avoidance 8 Regular
Sanna, Alberto VLA/18B-148 Physical conditions of the ammonia clump in Cepheus A 10.5 Regular
Schinzel, Frank VLA/18B-027 Polarized synchrotron emission from M31 8 Regular
Sebokolodi, Makhuduga VLA/18B-022 Wideband L-Band Polarimetry Imaging of Cygnus A 3 Regular
Seethapuram Sridhar, Sarrvesh VLA/18B-322 Revealing the nature of anomalous arms in NGC 4258 using Faraday Tomography 4.8 Regular
Sheehan, Patrick VLA/18B-179 Constraints on Embedded Disk Structures and Masses 9 Regular
Shu, Xinwen VLA/18B-086 Radio emission from a new type of TDE candidates revealed with IR echoes 3.78 Regular
Shu, Xinwen VLA/18B-115 Peculiar radio variability from a supersoft AGN: relativistic jet or ISS effect? 3.498 Regular
Sivakoff, Gregory VLA/18B-316 Radio Spectral and Polarmetric Evolution of an Astrophysical Neutrino Source 9 Triggered
Smith, Krista VLA/18B-245 The Last Piece of the Puzzle: A JVLA Radio Atlas of the BAT AGN Legacy Survey 23 Regular
Sokoloski, Jennifer VLA/18B-265 How Do Nova Eruptions Form Dust? 27; Swift: 20 ksec Triggered
Stierwalt, Sabrina VLA/18B-062 Using HI to Characterize Dwarf Galaxy Groups 51 Regular
talia, margherita VLA/18B-118 Key laboratory to test inter-stellar medium properties of a compact SFG at z~2 10 Regular
Tozzi, Paolo VLA/18B-032 A Systematic Study of Mechanical-mode Feedback in CLASH Clusters 25.5 Regular
TROJA, ELEONORA VLA/18B-206 Electromagnetic counterparts to gravitational wave events 78 Triggered
Utomo, Dyas VLA/18B-184 Tracing atomic gas in the PHANGS sample: Linking Cloud Properties to ISM Physics 150.8 Regular
Vacca, Valentina VLA/18B-231 Diffuse synchrotron emission from a nearby filament of galaxy clusters 33.6 Regular
van den Eijnden, Jakob VLA/18B-104 Discovering jets in symbiotic X-ray binary systems 7; Swift: 2 ksec Regular
van Weeren, Reinout VLA/18A-172 Uncovering a New Population of Diffuse Ultra-Steep Spectrum Radio Sources 60 Regular
Vig, Sarita VLA/18B-029 Particle acceleration in Herbig-Haro objects 10 Regular
Wang, Tao VLA/18B-135 CO redshift survey of a pilot sample of ALMA-detected, HST-dark galaxies at z>4 26 Regular
Wang, Tao VLA/18B-195 A deep  CO(1-0) survey towards the most distant known galaxy cluster at z=2.51 29.6 Regular
Webb, Tracy VLA/18B-177 A Deep CO 1-0 Image of a Spectacular Starbursting BCG at High Redshift   11 Regular
Wharton, Robert VLA/18B-295 Probing the Magneto-ionic Environment of FRB 121102 20 Regular
Wiklind, Tommy VLA/18B-235 The Neutral ISM in Local High-z Analog Galaxies 11 Regular
Wilcots, Eric VLA/18B-251 Searching for HI Gas in and around Quenched Low-Mass AGN 90 Regular
Williams, Anna VLA/18B-308 A Multi-frequency VLA Study of Nearby Starburst Dwarf Galaxy NGC 4449 17 Regular
Williams, Gwenllian VLA/18B-219 Interaction of two IRDC hubs: A complete evolutionary study of the SDC13 region 5.3 Regular
Yang, Aiyuan VLA/18B-063 A detailed study of PNe associated with OH and H2O masers 13 Regular
Yang, Aiyuan VLA/18B-064 A search for OH and H2O maser emissions towards obscured young planetary nebulae 4.5 Regular
Yang, Aiyuan VLA/18B-065 Searching for Hypercompact HII regions from positive radio spectra HII regions 9 Regular
Yang, Chentao VLA/18B-190 Cold molecular gas reservoir in a lensed submillimeter galaxy at z=3.6 20 Regular
Young, Lisa VLA/18B-167 HI vs. stellar kinematics in a multi-spin stellar counterrotator galaxy 7.5 Regular
Young, Lisa VLA/18B-172 The nature & origin of AGC 249460: dwarf galaxy or debris? 6 Regular
Yuan, Zhen VLA/18B-334 Inefficient Star Formation in Galaxies with High Gas to Stellar Mass Ratio 9.8 Regular
Zappacosta, Luca VLA/18B-149 Revealing the largest giant radio galaxy in the Universe. 2 Regular