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Cycle 7 NICMOS Approved Programs

PI Institution Country Panel Title
Armus Caltech/IPAC United States AGN The Optical Emission Line Nebulae of High Redshift Radio Galaxies
Barnbaum Space Telescope Science Institute United States Cool Stars/Low Mass Stars The Extraordinary Circumstellar Environment of U Equ
Bedding School of Physics,University of Sydney Australia Galaxies The shells of NGC 5128: debris from a recent merger
Bershady University of Wisconsin United States Galaxies Searching for Old Stellar Populations in Candidate Proto-Spheroidals
Bobrowsky Orbital Sciences Corporation United States Interstellar Medium Snapshot Survey of Proto-planetary Nebulae
Borne Hughes STX United States Galaxies A NIR Snapshot Survey of Ultraluminous IR Galaxies
Buie Lowell Observatory United States Solar System Spectrophotometry of Pluto and Charon
Bujarrabal Observatorio Astronomico Nacional Spain Interstellar Medium Colliding Stellar Winds: Near-IR Imaging of the Protoplanetary Nebula M1--92
Campins University of Florida United States Solar System Observation of Two Comet-Asteroid Transition Objects
Clampin Space Telescope Science Institute United States Interstellar Medium Probing planetary formation around main-sequence stars: A snapshot survey
Connolly Johns Hopkins University United States Clusters/Cosmology The Properties of High Redshift Galaxies : A Near-Infrared Redshift Survey at 1<z<2
Dickinson The Johns Hopkins University United States Clusters/Cosmology A complete NICMOS map of the Hubble Deep Field
Falco Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory United States Clusters/Cosmology A Survey of Gravitational Lenses as Cosmological Tools II
Ferrarese California Institute of Technology United States AGN A Search for Near Infrared H_2 Emission in Active Elliptical Galaxies
Freedman Carnegie Institution of Washington United States Clusters/Cosmology METALLICITY AND THE CEPHEID DISTANCE SCALE
Frogel The Ohio State University United States Cool Stars/Low Mass Stars Near-IR Photometry of M31's Metal-Rich Globular Clusters
Frogel The Ohio State University United States Galaxies The Giant Branch Luminosity Function of M31's Bulge
Fruchter Space Telescope Science Institute United States AGN The Nature of Gamma-Ray Burster Host Galaxies
Geisler Kitt Peak National Observatory United States Galaxies The Metallicity Distribution of the Globular Cluster Systems of Giant Elliptical Galaxies
Gledhill University of Hertfordshire United Kingdom Cool Stars/Low Mass Stars The structure of circumbinary material in multiple T Tauri systems
Graham University of California, Berkeley United States Galaxies Infrared Luminous Stars & Stellar Population in Nearby Giant Elliptical Galaxies
Gregg U of C, Davis and LLNL United States Galaxies The Stellar Population of NGC3379
Grindlay Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics United States Galaxies YOUNG AND INTERMEDIATE AGED CLUSTERS IN M33 AS STELLAR LABORATORIES
Grindlay Harvard University United States Hot Stars/High Mass Stars Study of Compact Binaries in the Extreme Globular Cluster Terzan 5
Hammel Massachusetts Institute of Technology United States Solar System Uranus Nearing Equinox: Vertical Aerosol Distribution of Atmospheric Structure
Heckman Johns Hopkins University United States AGN The Host Galaxies of Radio-Quiet High-Redshift Quasars
Henry Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics United States Cool Stars/Low Mass Stars Completing A Near-Infrared Search for Very Low Mass Companions to Stars within 10 pc
Hollis NASA Goddard Space Flight Center United States Cool Stars/Low Mass Stars Detection of the Infrared Jet in the R Aquarii Binary System
Im Space Telescope Science Institute United States Galaxies HST NICMOS SNAPSHOT observations of field galaxies at z < 1
Jackson Jodrell Bank, University of Manchester United Kingdom AGN Deep IR imaging of two gas-rich radio galaxies
Johns--Krull University of California United States Cool Stars/Low Mass Stars Mapping H_2 Emission Around T Tauri Stars
Jones Liverpool John Moores University United Kingdom Cool Stars/Low Mass Stars IR spectra for known-mass M dwarfs
Kirshner Harvard College Observatory United States Hot Stars/High Mass Stars SINS: The Supernova INtensive Study - Cycle 7+: Scarlet SINS
Krautter Landessternwarte Germany Cool Stars/Low Mass Stars NICMOS Study of Nova Shells
Kriss Johns Hopkins University United States AGN Narrow-band Imaging of BAL QSOs
Kwok University of Calgary Canada Interstellar Medium Near-IR Imaging and Polarimetry of Bipolar Proto-Planetary Nebulae
Lagrange Observatoire de Grenoble France Hot Stars/High Mass Stars Investigating the missing link between disks around Pre Main Sequence and Main Sequence stars
Maiolino Osservatorio Astrofisico di Arcetri Italy AGN NGC 4945: Bridging the Gap Between Starbursts and AGNs
Maoz Tel-Aviv University Israel Galaxies Nuclear Rings in the IR: Hidden Super Star Clusters
Martin University of California at Berkeley United States Cool Stars/Low Mass Stars An IR search for faint companions to Pleiades very low-mass stars and brown dwarfs
McCarthy The University of Arizona United States Solar System Grism Spectra of Centaurs and TNO's from 1-2Mum
Mirabel Service d'Astrophysique, C.E. Saclay France Hot Stars/High Mass Stars THE SUPERLUMINAL SOURCE GRS 1915+105: A RUNAWAY BLACK HOLE ?
Myers Harvard-Smithsonian CfA United States Interstellar Medium HST/NICMOS Observations of the Nearest Embedded Cluster: the L1688 (Rho Oph) Protostellar Region
Noll Space Telescope Science Institute United States Solar System The Composition of Kuiper Belt Objects
O'Dea Space Telescope Science Institute United States AGN THE EVOLUTION OF POWERFUL RADIO GALAXIES
Ortolani Universita di Padova Italy Cool Stars/Low Mass Stars THE AGE OF INNER BULGE GLOBULAR CLUSTERS
Ostlin Astronomiska observatoriet Sweden Galaxies A Search For Old Stars in IZw18, Continued
Patience University of California at Los Angeles United States Cool Stars/Low Mass Stars Multiplicity Survey of Alpha Persei: Studying the Evolution and Effects of Companions
Pavlov The Pennsylvania State University United States Hot Stars/High Mass Stars Infrared Radiation from Middle-Aged Pulsars
Perlman Space Telescope Science Institute United States AGN MULTI-WAVELENGTH MONITORING OF THE M87 JET
Perlmutter Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory United States Clusters/Cosmology <~rge Cosmological Parameters Omega and Lambda from High-Z Type Ia Supernovae
Pogge The Ohio State University United States AGN NICMOS Imaging of the Dusty CfA Seyfert Nuclei
Pottasch Kapteyn Astronomical Institute Netherlands Hot Stars/High Mass Stars The changeover from H to He rich mass loss in PN
Quillen Steward Observatory United States AGN Near-IR Cores of Radio Galaxies , Are the AGN's Moving in the Galaxiesaxy?
Quillen Steward Observatory United States AGN The Morphology of Dense Gas in Seyferts , Obscuration and Fueling of AGNs
Quillen Steward Observatory United States Galaxies NICMOS Snap Shot Survey of Early-Type Galaxies
Rebolo Instituto de Astrofi sica de Canarias Spain Cool Stars/Low Mass Stars A Search for Giant Planets Around Very Young Nearby Late-type Dwarfs
Reipurth CASA, Colorado United States Cool Stars/Low Mass Stars The Youngest Stars: , Circumstellar Structure, Binarity and Origin of Jets
Renzini European Southern Observatory Germany Galaxies The Initial Mass Function of the Galactic Bulge
Roeser Max-Planck-Institut fuer Astronomie Germany AGN The nature of particle acceleration in the jet of 3C 273
Rosenthal NOAO United States Cool Stars/Low Mass Stars A Search for Superplanets Embedded in Beta Pic&Vega-like Circumstellar Disks
Schmidt Steward Observatory United States Interstellar Medium The Onset of Axisymmetry in Proto-Planetary Nebulae
Schmutz Institute of Astronomy Switzerland Hot Stars/High Mass Stars Search for ionized material around Cyg X-3
Schreier Space Telescope Science Institute United States AGN IR Imaging of the AGN Accretion Disk In Centaurus A
Schulte-Ladbeck University of Pittsburgh United States Galaxies Blue Compact Dwarf Galaxies -- young or old?
Schultz Computer Sciences Corporation United States Cool Stars/Low Mass Stars Near-IR Photometry of Candidate Companion to Proxima Centauri
Simon University of Hawaii United States Cool Stars/Low Mass Stars A Deep Infrared Census of the W3-IRS 5 Star Cluster
Soifer California Institute of Technology United States AGN NICMOS Observations of FSC10214+4724: Mapping a redshift 2.3 Quasar with 100 parsec resolution
Stanford Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory United States Clusters/Cosmology A Morphological Census of z > 1 Cluster Galaxies in the Optical Rest--frame
Stolovy Steward Observatory United States Interstellar Medium A High-Resolution Proper Motion Study of the Ionized Gas Near Sgr A*
Tadhunter University of Sheffield United Kingdom AGN Jets, cones and the alignment effect in high-z radio galaxies
Tomasko Lunar and Planetary Lab United States Solar System Saturn's Haze Properties in the Near Infrared
Tosi Osservatorio Astronomico di Bologna Italy Galaxies Starbursts: The First Generation
Urry Space Telescope Science Institute United States AGN The Two Types of BL Lac Objects: Extrema of Jet Physics
van der Werf Leiden Observatory The Netherlands Galaxies Molecular gas in the centers of Arp220 and NGC6240: nuclear accretion disks?
Vogt UCO / Lick Observatory United States Galaxies Infrared Imaging of High Redshift (0.4 <= z <= 1) Tully--Fisher Galaxies
Walborn Space Telescope Science Institute United States Interstellar Medium A New Stellar Generation in 30 Doradus
Warren Imperial College United Kingdom Clusters/Cosmology Deep NIC2 images of 20 high--z damped Ly-alpha galaxies
Weintraub Vanderbilt University United States Cool Stars/Low Mass Stars A Search for Extrasolar Giant Planets in the Nearby TW Hya Association
Wilkinson Jodrell Bank, University of Manchester United Kingdom Clusters/Cosmology NICMOS observations of potential JVAS/CLASS gravitational lenses
Wilner Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory United States Interstellar Medium Testing Protostellar Collapse Theory through Extinction Mapping
Yusef-Zadeh Northwestern University United States Interstellar Medium H_2 Observations of the Galactic Center Circumnuclear Ring
Zepf Yale University United States Galaxies Weighing the Stellar Halo of NGC 5907 with NICMOS