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    OrganizationProgramsGrant AmountYearPurpose
    The Pennsylvania State UniversityScience, Astronomy & Cosmology$1,000,0002019to support the development of a new computational and statistical framework for discovering and characterizing low-mass exoplanets using upcoming extremely precise spectrographs
    University of California Santa BarbaraScience, Astronomy & Cosmology$55,0002018to identify nearby accelerating stars and create a target list for follow-up discovery and characterization of as-yet unseen companions
    California Institute of TechnologyScience, Astronomy & Cosmology$33,9022018for a three-day workshop focused on combining high-resolution spectroscopy and high-contrast imaging for exoplanet characterization
    Regents of the University of California Santa CruzScience, Astronomy & Cosmology$642,0822018for developing and implementing the summer intensive AstroTech program
    California Institute of TechnologyScience, Astronomy & Cosmology$899,6942018to explore the landscape of stellar death and search for and study exotic binary systems through the Zwicky Transient Facility
    American Museum of Natural HistoryScience, Astronomy & Cosmology$55,0002018to identify nearby accelerating stars and create a target list for follow-up discovery and characterization of as-yet unseen companions
    Massachusetts Institute of TechnologyScience, Astronomy & Cosmology$550,0002018to complete detector construction and calibration, and participate in the initial General Anti-Particle Spectrometer (GAPS) flight campaign and subsequent data analysis
    University of WashingtonScience, Astronomy & Cosmology$598,2352018to develop cloud-based services to facilitate time domain astronomy community exploration of the public ZTF alert stream
    Arizona Board of Regents, University of ArizonaScience, Astronomy & Cosmology$36,6662018to test theories of binary star formation and tidal evolution
    Regents of the University of California at BerkeleyScience, Astronomy & Cosmology$549,9122018for instrumentation and numerical modeling software development necessary for conducting a survey of supermassive black holes in the southern sky
    Association of Universities for Research Astronomy IncScience, Astronomy & Cosmology$567,5712018to accelerate the development and scale-up of the ANTARES community broker to effectively operate on the ZTF public alert stream
    The Board of Trustees of the University of IllinoisScience, Astronomy & Cosmology$55,0002018to search for and characterize closely-separated binary systems of super massive black holes
    Regents of the University of California at BerkeleyScience, Astronomy & Cosmology$338,5132018to develop and implement a predictive wavefront control system at the W.M. Keck Observatory that will demonstrate a factor of two improvement to the detectable planet-to-star contrast ratio
    Las Cumbres Observatory Global Telescope Network Inc.Science, Astronomy & Cosmology$650,0002018for the development of a target and observation management software toolkit for the time domain astronomy community
    Johns Hopkins UniversityScience, Astronomy & Cosmology$55,0002018to search for and characterize closely-separated binary systems of super massive black holes
    Science DCAScience, Astronomy & Cosmology$150,0002018for 51 Pegasi b Science Summit expenses
    Northwestern UniversityScience, Astronomy & Cosmology$615,9172018for the development of software for the rapid identification of transients discovered by astronomical surveys
    University of UtahScience, Astronomy & Cosmology$55,0002018to search for stellar spectra that contain absorption signatures which can probe the composition of supernova remnants lying between the star and Earth
    Regents of the University of California Santa CruzScience, Astronomy & Cosmology$75,0002018for the Exoplanet Summer Program (ESP), an entirely participant driven workshop, to take place within a new research initiative, the Other Worlds Laboratory (OWL)
    California Institute of TechnologyScience, Astronomy & Cosmology$604,5692018for the development and implementation of the core infrastructure for the ZTF Data Space
    University of PittsburghScience, Astronomy & Cosmology$55,0002018to search for stellar spectra that contain absorption signatures which can probe the composition of supernova remnants lying between the star and Earth
    California Institute of TechnologyScience, Astronomy & Cosmology$36,6662018to test theories of binary star formation and tidal evolution
    LSST, Inc.Science, Astronomy & Cosmology$149,9852018to support the LSST Cadence Hackathon, a 3-day workshop to optimize the timing and targeting of the LSST’s observing schedule
    Regents of the University of California at San DiegoScience, Astronomy & Cosmology$900,0002018for the preliminary and final design of a near-infrared integral field spectrograph and imager for the Keck Observatory, also known as Liger
    The Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Junior UniversityScience, Astronomy & Cosmology$580,0002018for the construction and operation of the Phase I Dark Matter Radio experiment
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