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Grants List


Courtesy of TMT

California Institute of Technology

Thirty-Meter Telescope Project

Caltech received this grant to initiate a detailed design study of the Thirty-Meter Telescope. This giant optical/infrared telescope is larger than any ground-based telescope in operation. Caltech and the University of California will collaborate with the Association of Universities for Research in Astronomy and the Association of Canadian Universities for Research in Astronomy for the detailed design phase of the telescope. Outcomes for this grant include development of a preliminary design for the telescope.

Title: Thirty-Meter Telescope Project
Date Awarded: Sep 2003
Amount: $17,500,000
Term: 22 months
Grant ID: GBMF303
Funding Area: Science, Thirty Meter Telescope

Other grants to California Institute of Technology (39)

Solar Decathlon $100,000 Aug 2013
Chemistry of Cellular Signaling $6,000,000 Nov 2011
Genes, Circuits, and Behavior $5,000,000 Oct 2010
Community Seismic Network $1,500,000 Oct 2010
Tectonics Observatory $13,000,000 Sep 2008
Energy from Sunlight $6,000,000 Oct 2006
Detectors for Cosmology $12,020,300 Jun 2006
Neurobiological Reward $5,998,512 Jun 2006
Proteome Exploration Laboratory $7,979,578 Nov 2005
Student Diversity Programs $5,000,000 Apr 2005
Tectonics Observatory $13,254,000 Jul 2004
Nanoscale Systems Initiative $25,426,741 May 2004
Program Cost Support $30,822,486 Feb 2004
Beamline Observatory $14,206,289 Nov 2003
All Grants