CFHT UM2019 - Presentation Details

Abstract Details

Title: CFHT, MSE, and the Future of Maunakea Astronomy

Presenter: Doug Simons


After a brief retrospective stemming from 40 years of CFHT operations is summarized, and a status report on current capabilities provided, the future of CFHT in the form of MSE will be described. Various challenges and opportunities for 21st century astronomy in Hawaii will also be presented.