Being the first-light telescope for the GMT, G-CLEF will enable a broad range of observational programs that can address several of the most urgent astrophysical problems highlighted in the 2010 Decadal Survey.
|Exoplanets||Precision Radial Velocity Studies
Exoplanet Atmospheric Science
|Stellar Abundance||The Discovery and Characterization of the Most Metal Poor Stars
Abundance Around and Beyond the Local Group
|Cosmology||Characterizing the First Stars and the Primordial ISM
Searching for Variations of Fundamental Constants on Cosmological Scales