Liverpool Telescope 2: a new robotic facility for time domain astronomy in 2020+

@inproceedings{Copperwheat2014LiverpoolT2,
  title={Liverpool Telescope 2: a new robotic facility for time domain astronomy in 2020+},
  author={C. M. Copperwheat and Iain A. Steele and Stuart D. Bates and R. J. Smith and Michael F. Bode and Ian P. Baker and Tully Peacocke and K. Thomson},
  booktitle={Astronomical Telescopes and Instrumentation},
  year={2014}
}
The robotic 2m Liverpool Telescope, based on the Canary island of La Palma, has a diverse instrument suite and a strong track record in time domain science, with highlights including early time photometry and spectra of supernovae, measurements of the polarization of gamma-ray burst afterglows, and high cadence light curves of transiting extrasolar planets. In the next decade the time domain will become an increasingly prominent part of the astronomical agenda with new facilities such as LSST… 
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