LSST Science Book, Version 2.0

@article{Abell2009LSSTSB,
  title={LSST Science Book, Version 2.0},
  author={Lsst Science Collaborations Paul A. Abell and Julius Allison and Scott F. Anderson and John R. Andrew and James Roger P. Angel and Lee Armus and David C. Arnett and Stephen John Asztalos and Timothy S. Axelrod and Stephen Bailey and David R. Ballantyne and Justin R. Bankert and Wayne A. Barkhouse and Jeff Barr and L. Felipe Barrientos and Aaron J. Barth and James G. Bartlett and Andrew C. Becker and Jacek Becla and Timothy C. Beers and J. P. Bernstein and Rahul Biswas and Michael R. Blanton and Joshua S. Bloom and J. J. Bochanski and Patricia Chikotas Boeshaar and Kirk D. Borne and Maru{\vs}a Brada{\vc} and William N. Brandt and Carrie R. Bridge and Michael E. Brown and Robert J. Brunner and James S Bullock and Adam J. Burgasser and James H. Burge and David L. Burke and Phillip A. Cargile and Srinivasan Chandrasekharan and George Chartas and Steven R. Chesley and You-Hua Chu and David Anthony Cinabro and Mark W. Claire and Charles F. Claver and Douglas I. Clowe and Andrew J. Connolly and K. H. Cook and Jeff Cooke and Asantha Cooray and Kevin R. Covey and Christopher S. Culliton and Roelof de Jong and Willem Hendrik de Vries and Victor P. Debattista and Francisco Delgado and Ian P. Dell’Antonio and Saurav Dhital and Rosanne Di Stefano and Mark E. Dickinson and Benjamin E. P. Dilday and S. George Djorgovski and Gregory Dobler and Ciro Donalek and Gregory P. Dubois-Felsmann and Josef Ďurech and {\'A}rd{\'i}s El{\'i}asd{\'o}ttir and Michael Eracleous and Laurent Eyer and Emilio E. Falco and Xiaohui Fan and Christopher D. Fassnacht and Henry C. Ferguson and Yan R. Fern{\'a}ndez and Brian D. Fields and Douglas P. Finkbeiner and E. E. Bamaca Figueroa and Derek B. Fox and Harold Francke and James S. Frank and Joshua A. Frieman and S{\'e}bastien Fromenteau and Muhammad Furqan and Gaspar Galaz and Avishay Gal-yam and Peter M. Garnavich and Eric Gawiser and John Charles Geary and Perry Gee and Robert R. Gibson and Kirk Gilmore and Emily Grace and R. F. Green and William J. Gressler and Carl J. Grillmair and Salman Habib and J. S. Haggerty and M. Hamuy and Alan W. Harris and Suzanne L. Hawley and A. F. Heavens and Leslie Hebb and Todd J. Henry and Edward A. Hileman and Eric J. Hilton and Keri Hoadley and Jay B. Holberg and Matthew J. Holman and Steve B. Howell and Leopoldo Infante and Željko Ivezi{\'c} and Suzanne Jacoby and B. Jain and Jedicke and M. James Jee and J. Garrett Jernigan and Saurabh W. Jha and Kathryn V. Johnston and R. Lynne Jones and Mario Juri{\'c} and Mikko Kaasalainen and Styliani Kafka and Steven M. Kahn and Nathan A. Kaib and Jason S. Kalirai and Jeffrey C. Kantor and Mansi M. Kasliwal and Charles R. Keeton and Richard Kessler and Zoran Kne{\vz}evi{\'c} and Adam F. Kowalski and Victor L. Krabbendam and K. Simon Krughoff and Shrinivas R. Kulkarni and Stephen Kuhlman and Mark Lacy and S{\'e}bastien L{\'e}pine and Ming Liang and A. Y. Lien and Paulina Lira and Knox S. Long and Suzanne Lorenz and Jennifer M. Lotz and Robert H. Lupton and Julie H. Lutz and Lucas M. Macri and Ashish A. Mahabal and Rachel Mandelbaum and Philip J. Marshall and Morgan May and Peregrine M. McGehee and Brian T. Meadows and Alan Meert and Andrea Milani and Christopher J. Miller and Michelle Miller and Dave Mills and Dante Minniti and David G. Monet and Anjum S. Mukadam and Ehud Nakar and Douglas R. Neill and Jeffrey A. Newman and Sergei Nikolaev and Martin Nordby and P. O'connor and Masamune Oguri and John Oliver and Scot S. Olivier and Julia K. Olsen and Knut A. G. Olsen and E. Olszewski and Hakeem M. Oluseyi and Nelson D. Padilla and Alex H. Parker and Joshua A. Pepper and John R. Peterson and Catherine E. Petry and Philip A. Pinto and James Lawrence Pizagno and Bogdan Stefan Popescu and Andrej Pr{\vs}a and Veljko Radcka and M. Jordan Raddick and Andrew P. A Rasmussen and Arne Rau and Jeonghee Rho and James E. Rhoads and Gordon T. Richards and Stephen T. Ridgway and Brant E. Robertson and Rok Ro{\vs}kar and Abhijit Kumar Saha and Ata Sarajedini and Evan Scannapieco and Terry LeRoy Schalk and Rafe H. Schindler and Samuel J. Schmidt and Sarah J. Schmidt and Donald P. Schneider and Germ{\'a}n Schumacher and Ryan Scranton and Jacques Sebag and Lynn G. Seppala and Ohad Shemmer and Joshua D. Simon and Michael Sivertz and H. A. Smith and J. Allyn Smith and Nathan Smith and Anna H. Spitz and Adam Stanford and Keivan G. Stassun and Jay Strader and Michael A. Strauss and Christopher W. Stubbs and Donald W. Sweeney and Alexander S. Szalay and Paula Szkody and Masahiro Takada and Paul Thorman and David E. Trilling and Virginia Trimble and Anthony Tyson and Richard Van Berg and Daniel E. vanden Berk and J. Vanderplas and Licia Verde and Bojan Vr{\vs}nak and Lucianne M. Walkowicz and Benjamin D. Wandelt and Sheng Wang and Yun Wang and Michael Warner and Risa H. Wechsler and Andrew A. West and Oliver Wiecha and Benjamin F. Williams and Beth Willman and David Wittman and Sidney Carne Wolff and W. Michael Wood-Vasey and Przemek R. Wozniak and Patrick A. Young and Andrew R. Zentner and Hu Zhan},
  journal={arXiv: Instrumentation and Methods for Astrophysics},
  year={2009}
}
A survey that can cover the sky in optical bands over wide fields to faint magnitudes with a fast cadence will enable many of the exciting science opportunities of the next decade. The Large Synoptic Survey Telescope (LSST) will have an effective aperture of 6.7 meters and an imaging camera with field of view of 9.6 deg^2, and will be devoted to a ten-year imaging survey over 20,000 deg^2 south of +15 deg. Each pointing will be imaged 2000 times with fifteen second exposures in six broad bands… 

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