Who is who in cheops

 

ESA CHEOPS Project Office:

 

Project Manager Nicola Rando nicola.rando at esa.int
Project Scientist Kate Isaak kate.isaak at esa.int
Payload Principal Engineer Francesco Ratti francesco.ratti at esa.int
Platform Principal Engineer Joel Asquier joel.asquier at esa.int
System Engineer Engineer  Carlos Corral Van Damme carlos.corral.van.damme at esa.int

 

 

CHEOPS Mission Consortium Team: 

 

Consortium Principal Investigator Willy Benz Universität Bern
Consortium Project Manager Christopher Broeg Universität Bern
CHEOPS Instrument Manager Virginie Cessa/Annette Jaekel Universität Bern
CHEOPS Instrument System Engineer Thomas Beck Universität Bern
CHEOPS Instrument Scientist Andrea Fortier Universität Bern
CHEOPS Mission Scientist David Ehrenreich Observatoire de l'Université de Genève
CHEOPS Science Operations Centre Manager & Ground Segment Manage Mathias Beck Observatoire de l'Université de Genève
CHEOPS Operations Scientist Nicolas Billot Observatoire de l'Université de Genève

Further details of the organisation of the CHEOPS Mission Consortium, as well as the division of responsibilities between different Consortium parties, can be found on webpages on the official Consortium website (see here for link to page).

 

CHEOPS Science Team:

(*) Ex-officio member; (**) ESA-appointed member 

Name Insitute Country
Yann Alibert Universität Bern Switzerland
Roi Alonso Instituto de Astrofisica de Canarias Spain
David Barrado y Navascués Centro de Astrobiologia INTA-CSIC Spain
Xavier Bonfils(**) Insitut d'Astrophysique & de Planétologie de Grenoble France
Alexis Brandeker Stockholm University Sweden
Christopher Broeg(*) Universität Bern Switzerland
Juan Cabrera DLR Institut für Planetenforschung Germany
Sébastien Charnoz(**) Institut de Physique du Globe France
Andrew Collier Cameron University of St. Andrews UK
Laetitia Delrez University of Cambridge Belgium
Olivier Demangeon Laboratoire d'Astrophysique de Marseille France
David Ehrenreich(*) Observatoire de l'Université de Genève Switzerland
Anders Erikson  DLR Institut für Planetenforschung Germany
Andrea Fortier(*) Universität Bern Switzerland
Luca Fossati Institut für Weltraumforschung, Graz Austria
Malcolm Fridlund(**) Leiden University/Chalmers University of Technology Netherlands/ Sweden
Davide Gandolfi(**) Università delgi Studi de Torino Italy
Antonio Garcia Muñoz Technicsche Universität Berlin Germany
Kevin Heng Universität Bern Switzterland
Jacques Laskar(**) Observatoire de Paris France
Chrisophe Lovis Observatoire de l'Université de Genève Switzerland
Theresa Luftinger Universität Bern Austria
Valerio Nascimbeni INAF Osservatorio di Padova Italy
Giampaolo Piotto Università degli Studi di Padova Italy
Didier Queloz (Chair of Science Team) Observatoire de l'Université de Genève Switzerland
Ignasi Ribas Institut de Ciènces de l'Espai Spain
Gaetano Scandariato INAF Osservatorio di Catania Italy
Damien Ségransan University of Geneva Switzerland
Alexis M.S.Smith DLR Institut für Planetenforschung Germany
Sérgio Sousa Centro de Astrofísica da
Universidade do Porto
Portugal
Gyula Szabó Konkoly Observatory Hiungary
Valérie van Grootel University of Liege Belgium

 

CHEOPS Science Team Associates:

The CHEOPS Science Team Associate (CSTA) Members are members of the Science Team appointed for a limited duration. They have been selected following applications to a dedicated open call to the Community.

Name Institute Country
Susana Barros

Centro de Astrofísica da
Universidade do Porto

Portugal
Brice-Olivier Demory Universität Bern Switzerland
Monika Lendl Institut für Weltraumforschung, Graz Austria
Pierre Maxted Keele University UK
Attila Simon Universität Bern Switzerland

 

 

CHEOPS Board Members: 

 

Name Institute/Company Country
Tamás Bárczy Admatis Hungary
Wolfgang Baumjohann Institut für Weltraumforschung, Graz Austria
Willy Benz (Chair of Board) Universität Bern Switzerland
Magali Deleuil Laboratoire d'Astrophysique de Marseille France
Anders Erikson DLR Institut für Planetenforschung Germany
Michaël Gillon University of Liège Belgium
Antonio Guitérrez Peña DEIMOS Portugal
Lászió Kiss Konkoly Observatory Hungary
Alain Lecavelier des Étangs Institut d'Astrophysique de Paris France
Melvyn Davies Lund Observatory Sweden
Göran Olofsson  Stockholm University  Sweden
Enric Pallé Instituto de Astrofisica de Canarias Spain 
Isabella Pagano INAF Osservatorio di Catania Italy
Don Pollacco University of Warwick UK
Roberto Ragazzoni Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova - INAF Italy
Étienne Renotte  University of Liège Belgium
Ignasi Ribas Institut de Ciènces de l'Espai  Spain 
Heike Rauer DLR Institut für Planetenforschung Germany
Nuno Santos Centro de Astrofísica da
Universidade do Porto
Portugal
Manfred Steller Institut für Weltraumforschung, Graz Austria
Nicolas Thomas  Universität Bern Switzerland
Stéphane Udry Observatoire de l'Université de Genève Switzerland
Nicholas Walton University of Cambridge UK