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Strategic Scientific Plan for Gemini Observatory

@article{Blakeslee2019StrategicSP,
  title={Strategic Scientific Plan for Gemini Observatory},
  author={John P. Blakeslee and A J Adamson and Chris Davis and R. J. D'iaz and Bryan W. Miller and A. Peck and R{\'e}ne G. M. Rutten and Gaetano Sivo and Joanna Elizabeth Thomas-Osip and T. A. Boroson and Rodrigo A. Carrasco and Erik Dennihy and Mario C. D'iaz and Laura Ferrarese and R. Green and Paul Hirst and N. Hwang and Inger J{\o}rgensen and Hak-Jun Kim and Scott J. Kleinman and Kathleen Labrie and T. Lee and Jennifer M. Lotz and Sandy K. Leggett and L. Medina and Atsuko Nitta and John Pollard and Henry G. Roe and Frederik Rantakyro and Gregory H. Rudnick and R. Salinas and Marcin Sawicki and Marieke van der Hoeven},
  journal={arXiv: Instrumentation and Methods for Astrophysics},
  year={2019}
}
We present the Strategic Scientific Plan (SSP) for the direction and activities of the Gemini Observatory in the 2020s. The overarching goal is to ensure that Gemini best uses the available resources to serve the needs of its international user community throughout the coming decade. The actionable items fall into three general categories: (1) preserving Gemini's current facilities and strengths; (2) developing instrumentation and software systems, including data pipelines, to enable new… Expand

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