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Questions about this web site should be directed to

Contacting SDSS-V

For more information about the SDSS-V collaboration, please contact:

Juna Kollmeier

Carnegie Observatories

Project Scientist
Hans-Walter Rix

Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie, Heidelberg

Scientific Spokesperson
Gail Zasowski

University of Utah

Education and Public Outreach Director
Niall Deacon

Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie, Heidelberg

Contacting SDSS-IV

For more information about the SDSS-IV collaboration (2014-2020), please contact:

Michael R. Blanton
New York University

Project Scientist
Matthew Bershady

University of Wisconsin-Madison
South African Astronomical Observatory

Scientific Spokesperson
Karen Masters

Haverford College

Education and Public Outreach Director
Britt Lundgren

University of North Carolina at Asheville

Mapper Contacts

For more information about the Mappers that make up the SDSS, contact the Principal Investigators of each Mapper.

Milky Way Mapper
Jennifer Johnson

Ohio State University

Black Hole Mapper
Scott Anderson

University of Washington

Local Volume Mapper
Niv Drory

University of Texas at Austin

Previous SDSS survey contacts

For more information  about the surveys in previous SDSS installments, please contact the Principal Investigator of each survey.

SDSS-IV Surveys

Steven Majewski

University of Virginia

Kevin Bundy

University of California, Santa Cruz

Kyle Dawson

University of Utah

SDSS-III Surveys