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Approved Large and Long Programs

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The following programs have been approved by the Gemini Director for the Large and Long Programs. Details about each program can be found by following the title link to each individual program's page

Program Title Principal Investigator Start Semester End Semester Band Allocation Used
Velocity-resolved Echo Mapping with Gemini Yue Shen 2023B 2026A 2 ongoing
Deriving Reliable Fundamental Quasar Properties with Gemini Near-Infrared Spectroscopy Ohad Shemmer 2024A 2026A 1 ongoing
The First Large Census of Fast Radio Burst Host Galaxies with Gemini (SToO) Tarraneh Eftekhari 2024A 2026A 1 ongoing
Leverage the Past For A Future With High-res Spectroscopic Phase Curves of Hot Jupiters Bjorn Benneke 2023B 2024A 1 ongoing
Exo-EASY: Elemental Abundances via SpectroscopY of Exoplanet-hosting Cool Dwarfs Ian Crossfield 2023B 2024A 1 ongoing
A MAROON-X radial velocity search for planets around the nearest stars Jacob Bean 2021B 2024A 2 ongoing
A Spectroscopically Complete Census of Faint Transients Observed by the Young Supernova Experiment Wynn Jacobson-Galan 2021B 2024A 2 ongoing
Roasting Marshmallows: Disentangling Composition & Climate in Hot Jupiter Atmospheres through High-Resolution Thermal Emission Cross-Correlation Spectroscopy Michael Line 2021B 2024A 2 ongoing
Investigating the Activity Drivers of Small Bodies in the Centaur-to-Jupiter-Family Transition Charles Schambeau 2021B 2024A 2 ongoing
SUBARU INTENSIVE PROGRAM: g-Band Imaging for Science with Euclid and UNIONS Mike Hudson 2020B 2023A Subaru Intensive 95%
Exploring the Diversity of Exoplanet Atmospheres at High Spectral Resolution Jake Turner 2020B 2023A 2024B 1 ongoing
A High-Resolution Survey of Molecular Abundances in Transiting Exoplanet Atmospheres Megan Mansfield 2020B 2023A 1 90%
Validation and Characterization of Exoplanets with Gemini HIgh-Resolution Imaging Steve Howell 2020B 2023A 1 87%
Monitoring Seasonal Reversal in Uranus' Upper Atmosphere Laurence Trafton 2019B 2021B 2 97%
Observational Characterization of Recurrently Active Main-Belt Comets and Near-Earth Main-Belt Comet Candidates Henry Hsieh 2019B 2022A 2023A 1 99%
ZF2K: The First Exploration of the K-Band Window and a Complete Census of Massive Galaxies at 4 < z < 6 Casey Papovich 2019B 2022A 2023B 1 ongoing
Chemistry of new metal-poor stars found in the Pristine Survey Kim Venn 2018B 2021A 1 79%
Validating TESS Exoplanet Candidates (SToO) Ian Crossfield 2018B 2020A 1 41%
Young Star and Protoplanetary Disk Evolution with High- Resolution IR Spectroscopy Gregory Mace 2018A 2019A 1 58%
Placing High-Redshift Quasars in Perspective: a Gemini Near-Infrared Spectroscopic Survey Ohad Shemmer 2017B 2020A 2 82%
MaDCoWS: The Massive and Distant Clusters of WISE Survey Adam Stanford 2017B 2020A 2 70%
The K2 Supernova Experiment - Campaigns 16 and 17 Peter Garnavich 2017B 2018A 1 76%
Scattered Light imaging of YSOs: Probing the Fundamental Stages of Planet Formation John Monnier 2017A 2019A 1 88%
DES Supernova Cosmology (SToO) Ryan Foley 2016B 2017B 2 75%
Addressing a Bias in the Relation Between Galaxies and Their Central Black Holes Jonelle Walsh 2016B 2021A 2023A 1 38%
Observational Characterization of Active Main-Belt Comets and Main-Belt Comet Nuclei Henry Hsieh 2016B 2019A 1 84%
Dynamical Masses of Black Holes and Neutron Stars from the Galactic Bulge Survey Robert Hynes 2016A 2017A 2 16%
Characterizing Dusty Debris in Exoplanetary Systems Christine Chen 2015B 2018A 2 72%
The First Survey Dedicated to the Detection and Characterization of Clouds in Exoplanet Atmospheres Catherine Huitson 2015B 2017A 2 67%
Validating K2’s Habitable and Rocky Planets with AO Imaging Ian Crossfield 2015B 2017A 2 68%
A GNIRS Near-IR Spectroscopic Survey of z>5.7 Quasars Yue Shen 2015B 2017A 2 102%
Probing the dark halo of the Milky Way with GeMS/GSAOI Tobias Fritz 2014B 2019A 1 69%
Where Accretion Meets Feedback: A Galaxy Redshift Survey in HST/COS Quasar Fields Jessica Werk 2014B 2015A 1 85%
Rapid Spectroscopy of Elusive Transients and Young Supernovae (RToO) Mansi Kasliwal 2014B 2016A 1 66%
Spectroscopic Confirmation and AO imaging Follow-Up of Dark Energy Survey Strong Lensing Systems and Spectra for Photometric Redshift Calibration Elizabeth Buckley-Geer 2014B 2017A 2 49%
COL-OSSOS: COLours for the Outer Solar System Object Survey Wesley Fraser 2014B 2017A 1 80%
The GOGREEN Survey of dense galaxy environments at 1<z<1.5 Michael Balogh 2014B 2019A 1 81%
Followup of newly discovered Near-Earth objects from the NEOWISE survey (SToO) Joseph Masiero 2014B 2017A 1 28%