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TNG Allocations - Period AOT45/2022A

Below are listed the time allocations for semester AOT45/2022A (April 1 - September 30, 2022). The schedule of the semester can be found here


Programme PI Title Instrument Allocation
A45TAC_3 A. Migliorini Searching for differentiated asteroid families in the outer main belt: The case of (221) Eos family DOLORES/NICS 31
A45TAC_5 F. Ambrosino Optical pulsations from the redback millisecond pulsar PSR J2339-0533? SIFAP2 11
A45TAC_6 F. Mannucci Spectroscopy of dual- and lensed- AGNs candidates identified with Gaia DOLORES 9
A45TAC_8 S. Ieva The Didymos binary asteroid system before the DART impact: last chance of observations NICS 6
A45TAC_11 P. Casella Using TNG to validate JWST's in-orbit clock accuracy. SIFAP2 13
A45TAC_12 V. Ripepi Spectroscopic follow-up of newly discovered Classical Cepheids HARPS-N 27.5
A45TAC_14 F. Guarneri Machine Learning selected QSOs at high-z from Pan-STARRS DOLORES 36
A45TAC_15 L. Pacciani Short multiwavelength monitoring of Mkn 421 fast variability SIFAP2 4
A45TAC_16 E. Mazzotta Epifani Observing distant comets in support of the ESA Comet Interceptor mission DOLORES 28.5
A45TAC_17 M. Turchetta Search for optical pulsations from a candidate transitional millisecond pulsar SIFAP2 8
A45TAC_18 M. Lazzarin Spectroscopic investigation of Dynamically New Comets as background for the ESA Comet Interceptor mission DOLORES/NICS 18
A45TAC_20 A. Papitto Searching for the optical counterpart of a repeating Fast Radio Burst SIFAP2 9
A45TAC_21 D. Perna Uncovering the small asteroid population in the framework of the H2020 NEOROCKS project DOLORES 27
A45TAC_22 G. Casali Exploiting the power of asteroseismology over age: application to the high-α sequence in the Kepler field HARPS-N 36
A45TAC_23 L. Izzo Classical Novae at high-resolution with the TNG DOLORES/HARPS-N 7
A45TAC_24 A. Miraval Zanon Searching for optical pulses in an accreting millisecond X-ray pulsar in quiescence SIFAP2 9
A45TAC_26 A. Miraval Zanon Searching for optical pulses in the low mass X-ray binary 2A 1822-371 SIFAP2 10
A45TAC_28 L. Zappacosta The TNG view of luminous quasars at the Epoch of Reionization NICS 20.5
A45TAC_30 F. Borsa Revealing the atmosphere of a hot-Saturn transiting a bright star GIARPS 12
A45TAC_31 S. Piranomonte Gamma-ray bursts as a testing bench from the local Universe to the reionisation era DOLORES/NICS 17.5
A45TAC_32 J. Alonso Santiago IRAS 19170+4937, a newly discovered super lithium-rich AGB star GIARPS 2.2
A45TAC_34 A. Papitto A fast optical look at the brightest accreting neutron stars in the Galaxy SIFAP2 4.5
Ongoing Large Programmes:
A37TAC_31 (GAPS)G. MicelaGAPS2: the origin of planetary systems diversityGIARPS306
Ongoing Long Term Programmes:
A44TAC_3 R. Silvotti The first MS+WD binary with a substellar companion and a planetesimal debris disc. HARPS-N 1
A44TAC_22 G. Valerin Exploring the diverse landscape of interacting transients DOLORES 20
A44TAC_33 P. D'Avanzo Hunting for kilonovae in the local Universe with TNG DOLORES/NICS 20

Spanish CAT

Programme PI Title Instrument Allocation
CAT22A_9 J. Orell Miquel Young Atmospheres: measuring the primordial composition of newly formed planets GIARPS 2.5
CAT22A_34 R. Barrena Disentangling the dynamics of Abell 76: a strong cool-core cluster of galaxies DOLORES+MOS 0.5
CAT22A_48 E. Palle Bago Mass determination of single-transit warm Jupiters from TESS HARPS-N 6
CAT22A_50 R. González Díaz A u-band survey of supernova hosts to complement MUSE IFS data DOLORES 1
CAT22A_70 A. Campo Bagatin Binary NEA 1996 FG3: understanding spectral slope change NICS 2
CAT22A_76 H.M. Lúcio Medeiros Compositional characterization of low inclination V-type candidate asteroids in an attempt to explain the presence of basaltic material on the surface of Bennu NICS 1
CAT22A_106 R. Luque PiGS: non-transiting Planets in Giant Stars from TESS HARPS-N 2
CAT22A_107 M. Monelli Horizontal Branch stars to trace the early chemical enrichment of the Galactic Halo HARPS-N 2
CAT22A_111 G. Nowak The K2 & TESS Synergy: Precise masses as fundamental parameter for planet structure, distributions and in-depth atmospheric studies HARPS-N 10
CAT22A_S IAC service 4


Programme PI Title Instrument Allocation
OPT22A_13 A. Franckowiak Spectroscopic follow-up of candidate counterparts to IceCube high-energy neutrinos DOLORES 0.3
OPT22A_16 D. Homan Follow-Up Spectroscopy of Changing-Look AGN detected in X-rays with eROSITA DOLORES 2
OPT22A_20 B. Biller Simultaneous, multi-wavelength variability monitoring of a key directly imaged exoplanet analogue in support of JWST ERS observations NICS 1
OPT22A_21 S. Taubenberger Copy of Spectroscopic confirmation of lensed supernovae to constrain the Hubble constant and supernova progenitors DOLORES 1.7
OPT22A_32 P. Tanga Enabling stellar occultations by accurate astrometry of Near Earth Objects DOLORES 1
OPT22A_38 T. Wilson Alternating Planets across the Radius Valley: Characterising the Unique M-Dwarf Planetary System TOI-1730 to test Formation and Evolution Models HARPS-N 2


Programme PI Title Instrument Allocation
ITP21_8 M. Pinamonti Deep search for jumping super Earths around nearby K dwarfs HARPS-N 3