The effort to build the LSST is partnership between public and private organizations, which is actively being supported and developed by more than one hundred astronomers, physicists, and engineers throughout the country who see the LSST as the next big leap in charting the heavens, probing nature, an exciting technological challenge, and a new model for doing big science.
- Project Science Team
- The Project Science Team (PST) serves as an operational unit, within the Project, that carries out specific scientific performance investigations as prioritized by the Director, the Project Manager, and the Project Scientist. Its membership includes key scientists on the Project who provide specific necessary expertise. The Project Science Team provides required scientific input on critical technical decisions as the project construction proceeds.
- Project Science Team Members (Nov 4, 2013):
Zeljko Ivezic (chair)
George Angeli (ex officio)
Victor Krabbendam (ex officio)