Relay to Growth: Research and Education Laboratory for Time-Domain Astronomy for the Global Relay of Observatories Watching Transients Happen(4/5)

Project Details

Effective start/end date1/09/1831/08/19

UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This project contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 4 - Quality Education
  • SDG 16 - Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions
  • SDG 17 - Partnerships for the Goals


  • Time-domain astronomy -- ZTF -- astronomical observation -- data analysis -- fast transients --asteroids -- education and outreach


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  • An Introduction to the Semi-Automatic Lulin Wide-Field Telescope

    Ngeow, C. C., Huang, J. F., Lin, H. C., Lin, C. S., Hsiao, H. Y. & Yang, T. C., Jul 2019, 2019 6th International Conference on Space Science and Communication: Advancing Space Science for Societal Sustainability, IconSpace 2019 - Proceeding. Singh, M. S. J., Islam, M. T., Mansor, M. F., Bahari, S. A. & Daud, N. M. (eds.). IEEE Computer Society, p. 135-138 4 p. 8905952. (International Conference on Space Science and Communication, IconSpace; vol. 2019-July).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionpeer-review

    1 Scopus citations
  • The fast, luminous ultraviolet transient AT2018cow: Extreme supernova, or disruption of a star by an intermediate-mass black hole?

    Perley, D. A., Mazzali, P. A., Yan, L., Cenko, S. B., Gezari, S., Taggart, K., Blagorodnova, N., Fremling, C., Mockler, B., Singh, A., Tominaga, N., Tanaka, M., Watson, A. M., Ahumada, T., Anupama, G. C., Ashall, C., Becerra, R. L., Bersier, D., Bhalerao, V., Bloom, J. S., & 45 othersButler, N. R., Copperwheat, C., Coughlin, M. W., De, K., Drake, A. J., Duev, D. A., Frederick, S., González, J. J., Goobar, A., Heida, M., Ho, A. Y. Q., Horst, J., Hung, T., Itoh, R., Jencson, J. E., Kasliwal, M. M., Kawai, N., Khanam, T., Kulkarni, S. R., Kumar, B., Kumar, H., Kutyrev, A. S., Lee, W. H., Maeda, K., Mahabal, A., Murata, K. L., Neill, J. D., Ngeow, C. C., Penprase, B., Pian, E., Quimby, R., Ramirez-Ruiz, E., Richer, M. G., Romań-Zúñiga, C. G., Sahu, D. K., Srivastav, S., Socia, Q., Sollerman, J., Tachibana, Y., Taddia, F., Tinyanont, S., Troja, E., Ward, C., Wee, J. & Yu, P. C., 21 Mar 2019, In: Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 484, 1, p. 1031-1049 19 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    Open Access
    73 Scopus citations
  • The zwicky transient facility: Science objectives

    Graham, M. J., Kulkarni, S. R., Bellm, E. C., Adams, S. M., Barbarino, C., Blagorodnova, N., Bodewits, D., Bolin, B., Brady, P. R., Cenko, S. B., Chang, C. K., Coughlin, M. W., Kishalay De, K., Eadie, G., Farnham, T. L., Feindt, U., Franckowiak, A., Fremling, C., Gezari, S., Ghosh, S., & 100 othersGoldstein, D. A., Golkhou, V. Z., Goobar, A., Ho, A. Y. Q., Huppenkothen, D., Ivezić, Ž., Jones, R. L., Juric, M., Kaplan, D. L., Kasliwal, M. M., Kelley, M. S. P., Kupfer, T., Lee, C. D., Lin, H. W., Lunnan, R., Mahabal, A. A., Miller, A. A., Ngeow, C. C., Nugent, P., Ofek, E. O., Prince, T. A., Rauch, L., Van Roestel, J., Schulze, S., Singer, L. P., Sollerman, J., Taddia, F., Yan, L., Ye, Q. Z., Yu, P. C., Barlow, T., Bauer, J., Beck, R., Belicki, J., Biswas, R., Brinnel, V., Brooke, T., Bue, B., Bulla, M., Burruss, R., Connolly, A., Cromer, J., Cunningham, V., Dekany, R., Delacroix, A., Desai, V., Duev, D. A., Feeney, M., Flynn, D., Frederick, S., Gal-Yam, A., Giomi, M., Groom, S., Hacopians, E., Hale, D., Helou, G., Henning, J., Hover, D., Hillenbrand, L. A., Howell, J., Hung, T., Imel, D., Ip, W. H., Jackson, E., Kaspi, S., Kaye, S., Kowalski, M., Kramer, E., Kuhn, M., Landry, W., Laher, R. R., Mao, P., Masci, F. J., Monkewitz, S., Murphy, P., Nordin, J., Patterson, M. T., Penprase, B., Porter, M., Rebbapragada, U., Reiley, D., Riddle, R., Rigault, M., Rodriguez, H., Rusholme, B., Van Santen, J., Shupe, D. L., Smith, R. M., Soumagnac, M. T., Stein, R., Surace, J., Szkody, P., Terek, S., Van Sistine, A., Van Velzen, S., Vestrand, W. T., Walters, R., Ward, C., Zhang, C. & Zolkower, J., Jul 2019, In: Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific. 131, 1001, 078001.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    Open Access
    246 Scopus citations