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Science with TMT


Latest Update from TMT

August 11th, 2020

An important project for the global astronomy community, TMT is working collaboratively with the Giant Magellan Telescope (GMT) and the National Science Foundation’s (NSF’s) National...


Scientists Attend First TMT-GMT Joint Science Advisory Committee Meeting

April 28th, 2020

Scientists recently attended the first joint TMT-GMT Science Advisory Committee (SAC) meeting. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the meeting was held virtually to ensure the safety of all its members....


Update from TMT Science Advisory Committee

April 23rd, 2021

TMT’s Science Advisory Committee (SAC), which has been meeting bi-monthly since the start of the Covid-19 pandemic, recently met to address the project status, its scientific potential and suitable...


Congratulations to Professor Andrea Ghez and the Astronomy Community!

October 9th, 2020

Many Congratulations to Andrea Ghez on the award of the Physics 2020 Nobel Prize for her work on the discovery of a supermassive compact object at the center of our galaxy, the Milky Way.


TMT Executive Director Dr. Edward Stone Receives 2019 Shaw Prize in Astronomy

October 2nd, 2019

TMT International Observatory Executive Director, Dr. Edward C. Stone, has been awarded the prestigious 2019 Shaw Prize in Astronomy for his leadership on the Voyager project.


TMT Means Progress For Hawaii’s Future

July 18th, 2019

Growing up in Hilo I attended Ellison Onizuka Science Day practically every year, collecting “space swag” from the exhibits and classroom discussions. With my eye on the sky, I vowed to pursue a...

End-to-end Observing Workflow

The End-to-end Observation Workflow


End-to-end Observation Workflow

End-to-end workflow for TMT main observing modes—the observation workflow. Aspects such as proposal preparation and submission, and observation preparation are the responsibility of the users and the observatory will provide all the necessary tools to carry out those tasks.