(Space Fellowship) JPL to Lead U.S. Science Team for Dark Energy Mission
By , Posted 02/13/13
PASADENA, Calif. -- The European Space Agency (ESA) has selected three NASA-nominated science teams to participate in their planned Euclid mission, including one team led by NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, Calif.
NASA is a partner in the Euclid mission, a space telescope designed to probe the mysteries of dark energy and dark matter. Euclid is currently scheduled to launch in 2020.
JPL will provide 16 advanced infrared detectors and four spare detectors for one of two in [...]