ALMA Cycle 4 Call for Proposals - Closed

Published: 25 Apr 2016

The Call for Proposals for ALMA Cycle 4 (October 2016 – September 2017) closed on 21 April 2016. Over 1600 proposals were received, very close to the number of proposals for Cycle 3. Included were also 29 proposals for Large Programmes and 22 proposals for VLBI observations.

The percentages of submitted proposals across science categories were: Cosmology and the High Redshift Universe 22%; Galaxies and Galactic Nuclei 26%; ISM, star formation and astrochemistry 25%; Circumstellar disks, exoplanets and the solar system, 19% and Stellar Evolution and the Sun 10%.

Proposers will be informed of the outcome of the review process in August.