Learn more about Roman Space Telescope science, engineering, and technology through our monthly virtual lectures for the astronomy research community.
The Nancy Grace Roman Space Telescope (formerly known as WFIRST, Wide Field Infrared Survey Telescope) was the top priority large-scale space initiative resulting from the Astro2010 Decadal Survey 'New Worlds, New Horizons in Astronomy and Astrophysics.' The mission was named after Nancy Grace Roman in May 2020. Learn more about the historic occasion here.

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