Key People

Here follows but a partial list of project and science collaboration leadership and technical roles. An asterisk (*) indicates a member of the Management Committee.

SDSS-V Project

  • Director*: Juna Kollmeier
  • Project Scientist*: Hans-Walter Rix
  • Program Manager*: Solange Ramirez
  • Lead Systems Engineer*: Stefanie Wachter
  • Spokesperson*: Gail Zasowski
  • Scientific & Technical Publications Coordinator*: Donald Schneider
  • Ombudsperson: Gillian Knapp, David Weinberg
  • Press Release Coordinator*:
  • Education & Public Outreach Coordinator*: Niall Deacon
  • FAST Science Liaisons: Jason E. Ybarra, Dhanesh Krishnarao

Milky Way Mapper

  • MWM Program Head*: Jennifer Johnson
  • MWM Survey Scientists*: Jonathan Bird, Nathan De Lee, Melissa Ness, Andrew Tkachenko
  • MWM Pipeline Development: David Nidever, Stephen Drew Chojnowski
  • MWM Target & Cadence Coordinator: Joleen Carlberg

Local Volume Mapper

  • LVM Program Head*: Niv Drory
  • LVM Survey Scientists*: Guillermo Blanc, Kathryn Kreckel
  • LVM Pipeline Development: Alfredo J Mejía-Narváez, Sebastian F. Sanchez, Amy Jones, Jorge K. Barrera-Ballesteros
  • LVM Operations, QA, Data Releases: Evelyn Johnston, Dmitry Bizyaev, Dhanesh Krishnarao

Black Hole Mapper

  • BHM Program Head*: Scott Anderson
  • BHM Survey Scientists*: Andrea Merloni, Yue Shen
  • BHM Pipeline Development: Hector Javier Ibarra-Medel, Sean Morrison
  • BHM Target Coordinator: Tom Dwelly
  • BHM Cadence Coordinator: Jonathan Trump

FPS & MOS Observations

  • MOS Survey Implementation Lead*: Kevin Covey
  • Robostrategy Developer*: Michael Blanton
  • MOS Commissioning Leads*: Joseph N. Burchett, Jon Holtzman
  • FPS Design Implementation Lead: Ilija Medan
  • Survey Scheduling Lead: John Donor
  • Target Selection Deputy: Pramod Gupta
  • Focal Plane System Leads: Rick Pogge, Jean-Paul Kneib, Sarah Tuttle
  • APO Corrector Leads: Stephen Smee, Robert Barkhouser
  • BOSS Spectrographs Scientist: Alan Uomoto
  • APOGEE Spectrographs Scientist*: John Wilson

LVM-I

  • LVM-I Lead*: Nick Konidaris
  • LVM-I Project Manager*: Cynthia Froning

Early Plate Observations

  • Plate Production Lead: Felipe Santana
  • Plate Production Specialist: Julia Evans O'Connell
  • Plate Production Technicians: Emily Farr, Travis Mandeville
  • Plate Program Managers: Kaike Pan, Karen Kinemuchi

Control and Operations Software

  • Operations Software Lead*: José Sánchez-Gallego, Conor Sayres

Data Management and Archiving

  • Head of Data Management and Archiving*: Joel R. Brownstein
  • Science Archive Scientist*: Joel R. Brownstein
  • Catalog Archive Scientist*: Ani Thakar
  • Data Products Manager*: Anne-Marie Weijmans
  • Website Development: Jordan Raddick, Caroline Swartz
  • Assistant Science Archive Scientist: Abigail Coker
  • Software Scientist: Brian Cherinka
  • CHPC Network Specialist: Anita Orendt, Sam Liston, David Richardson

Apache Point Observatory

  • Operations Manager*: Jamey Eriksen
  • APO Lead Observer*: Kaike Pan
  • APO Support Astronomers: Dmitry Bizyaev, Viktor Malanushenko, Karen Kinemuchi, Daniel Oravetz, Audrey Oravetz, Katie Grabowski
  • APO Telescope Operations Specialists: Dylan Gatlin, Christian Carter
  • APO Mechanical Maintenance: Ben Harris
  • APO Chief Telescope Engineer: Fred Mrozek
  • APO Telescope Engineer: Ryan Wagner
  • APO Fiber Optic Technicians: Frances Cope, Muwen Shi
  • APO Electrical Sr. Technician: James Earl Parker
  • APO Research Engineering Technician: Tracy Naugle
  • APO Computer Administrators & Programmers: Tracey Fernandez, Shane Thomas

Las Campanas Observatory

  • Associate Director: David Osip
  • LCO Operations Manager*: Francesco Di Mille
  • LCO Operations Engineer: Felipe Besser
  • LCO Electrical Engineers: Patricio Pinto, Andres Rivera
  • LCO Operations Specialists: Gaston Gutierrez, oscar duhalde
  • LCO Telescope/Instrument Operators: Consuelo González Ávila, Herman Olivares, Paulo Jakson Assuncao Lago
  • LCO Survey Observer/Operators*:
  • LCO Telescope Scientist: Povilas Palunas
  • LCO IT Manager: Lionel Zumaran

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