Notice of Intent to propose an SMA Large Scale Project or ASIAA Key Project
Due to commitments to previously approved Larg Scale programs, we are
not accepting SMA Large Scale proposals through the SAO pool for
However, ASIAA Key Projects will be accepted for 2020B from eligible PIs.
The deadlines for ASIAA Key Projects for consideration in the 2020B cycle are:
For consideration in a given cycle, this notice is required ahead of
full submission, in advance of the deadline for regular proposals for
that semester, as part of our preparation for the process of reviewing
large scale project proposals (more information
Notices of Intent submitted here are for our informational purposes
only and are not considered binding. If you are even considering
proposing a large scale project, please submit this Notice. You are
under no obligation to then submit a full proposal.
Notice of Intent for ASIAA Key Projects: 2020 August 7 (Fri.) 24:00 CST
Full submission deadline: 11 Sept 2020 04:00 CST.
The project description in the NoI
must include a brief scientific justification, an estimate of the time and
observing conditions required to perform the observations and the rationale
for the use of the SMA as opposed to another facility. The list of expected
Co-I's is needed to avoid conflicts of interest in seeking expert reviewers.
Questions may be sent to sma [hyphen] largescale [at] cfa [dot] harvard [dot] edu.
You will have the opportunity to review your information before making your submission final.