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Reports and Reference Collection

A variety of reference material is available for astronomers interested in learning more about the Nancy Grace Roman Space Telescope, as well as to explain Roman's capabilities to a wide variety of audiences. The technical reports and papers listed below document technical work relevant to the Roman mission which has been carried out, led, or co-led by staff at the Space Telescope Science Institute (STScI). Also included below is a collection of reference documents and brochures summarizing Roman’s scientific capabilities, as well as resources for astronomers interested in building a Roman-focused presentation appropriate for a wide variety of audiences, including a slide deck and visual library.

Roman related presentations at events organized or co-sponsored by STScI can be searched and viewed on the events page.

Additional resources can be found at the sites of our Roman mission partners. A document library is maintained by NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC), and a list of mission documents created by project partners is maintained by IPAC. GSFC also maintains a library of images and multimedia and a library of presentations and documents.

Booklet and Brochure

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May 2023

Roman Science and Technical Overview

This 36-page booklet provides a current overview of the scientific capabilities, technical specifications, and operations of the Nancy Grace Roman Space Telescope. The booklet is an expanded and updated compilation of content previously published here as separate science and technology fact sheets.

4 MB
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Expanding Our View Brochure

Targeted for launch in the mid-2020s, the Nancy Grace Roman Space Telescope will revolutionize astronomy by building on the science discoveries and technological leaps of the Hubble and Webb space telescopes.

1 MB

Technical Reports, White Papers, and Conference Presentations


Technical Reports
Conference Presentations

Overview Presentation and Visual Library

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June 2022

Expanding Our View Presentation (PowerPoint)

This presentation highlights the science that will be enabled by the Nancy Grace Roman Space Telescope. The presentation includes notes for the presenter and can be used as a whole or in parts. Below we list additional file formats of the presentation as well as a link to a library of Roman visuals.

76 MB


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The NASA Nancy Grace Roman Space Telescope is managed by NASA/GSFC with participation of STScI, Caltech/IPAC, and NASA/JPL

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