Planetary Science and Astrobiology Decadal Survey White Papers

The following 'programmatic' white papers were submitted to the Planetary Science and Astrobiology Decadal Survey 2023-2032 that make reference to Extremely Large Telescopes and/or the US ELT Program. Other science white papers also discuss the relevance of ELTs for solar system science. A list of those white papers has not yet been compiled; if you know of relevant white papers that are not listed here, please write to useltp@noirlab.edu.

Title Lead author(s)
Transformative Planetary Science with the US ELT Program Wong, Michael H. (UC Berkeley), Meech, Karen J. (Univ. of Hawai'i), Dickinson, Mark (NOIRLab) et al.
A Lesson from the James Webb Space Telescope: Early Engagement with Future Astrophysics Great Observatories Maximizes their Solar System Science Hammel, Heidi B. (AURA), Milam, Stefanie N. (NASA/GSFC)
NSF's National Optical Infrared Astronomy Research Laboratory and Planetary Science Lauer, Tod R. (NOIRLab), Blakeslee, John (Gemini/NOIRLab)

Updated: 8 October 2020