Opening a Window of Discovery on the Dynamic Universe

Observatory System Specifications

Claver, Charles F. and the Systems Engineering Integrated Project Team
Publication Date: 
Monday, May 23, 2011
Type: 
Foundation Documents
Citable: 
no
Requirements Document
LSE-30

Financial support for LSST comes from the National Science Foundation (NSF) through Cooperative Agreement No. 1258333, the Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Science under Contract No. DE-AC02-76SF00515, and private funding raised by the LSST Corporation. The NSF-funded LSST Project Office for construction was established as an operating center under management of the Association of Universities for Research in Astronomy (AURA).  The DOE-funded effort to build the LSST camera is managed by the SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory (SLAC).
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