Direction Technique, Institut National de l’Information Géographique et Forestière (IGN), BP 68, 94160, Saint-Mandé, France, Fax: +33 1 43 98 81 71 Phone +33 1 43 98 83 24Email Pascal Willis Satellite geodesy, Orbit determination and tracking systems, DORIS, GNSS
Co-Editor for Special Issues
Peggy Ann SheaAir Force Research Laboratory, Massachusetts, USA Email Peggy Ann Shea Cosmic radiation, Geomagnetic cutoff rigidities, Solar proton events, Solar-terrestrial physics, Space weather effects
Inst. of Atmospheric Physics, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Bocni II, 141 31, Prague 4, Czech Republic Email Jan Lastovicka Ionosphere, Middle and upper atmosphere, Solar-terrestrial relations Sadahivanagar, Raman Research Inst, C.V. Raman Avenue, 560-080, Bangalore, Karnataka, India Email Biswajit Paul High energy astrophysics, Compact stars, X-ray binaries, X-ray polarisation measurement
Stellar, galactic and extragalactic astrophysics, extra-solar planetary systems, cosmology, particle astrophysics, astrophysical phenomena, neutrino astrophysics, astronomical space missions and instrumentation. The Sun as a star is included.
Raman Research Inst, Bangalore, Karnataka, India Intergalactic and intra-cluster medium, Galactic outflows, Cosmology Raman Research Inst, Bangalore, Karnataka, India High energy astrophysics, Compact stars, X-ray binaries, X-ray polarisation measurement
Solar System Bodies
Planetary bodies, i.e. telluric planets, giant planets and dwarf planets); moons (i.e. natural satellites); planetary atmospheres, magnetospheres and ionospheres; trans-neptunian objects; small bodies (i.e. comets, interplanetary dust and meteoroids)
Physical Research Laboratory, Ahmedabad, India Planetary atmospheres, Ionospheres, Magnetospheres, Solar wind-planet interactions, Aurora, Airglow, Multi-wavelength observations of planetary bodiesErnesto Palomba INAF-Istituto Nazionale di Astrofisica, Milano, Italy Asteroids, Comets, Space Missions and instrumentations, Vis-IR Spectroscopy, Sample return, Meteorites
Remote sensing of Earth atmosphere, ocean and land (incl. Earth observation missions and instrumentation), scientific applications to Earth studies, incl. meteorology, geophysical hazards etc., also physical, chemical and biological interactions.
University of Southampton, Southampton, UK Remote sensing of vegetation biophysical variables, Land surface phenology, Productivity modelling, Impact of climate on terrestrial ecosystem, Algorithm development, Cal/Val
NASA Headquarters, Washington, DC, District of Columbia, USA Atmospheric chemistry and physics, Atmospheric impacts of solar radiation
Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, England, UK Imaging geodesy, SAR/InSAR, GNSS, Tropospheric water vapour, Earthquakes, Landslides, Precision agriculture
Paul PoliMétéo-France, Brest, France Atmospheric sounding, Data assimilation, Numerical weather prediction, Climate reanalysis
Stefano VignudelliNational Research Council of Italy (CNR), Pisa, Italy Satellite oceanography, Radar altimetry, Coastal zone, Sea level, Ocean currents
Earth Magnetosphere and Upper Atmosphere
Upper atmosphere, ionosphere, magnetosphere, radiation belts, geomagnetic phenomena, Earth's magnetic field.
Maksim KlimenkoRussian Academy of Sciences, Kaliningrad, Russian Federation Thermosphere-ionosphere-plasmasphere system, Numerical model, Ionospheric electric field and currents, Geomagnetic storm effects, Atmosphere-ionosphere coupling, Radiowave propagation
Gurbax Singh LakhinaIndian Institute of Geomagnetism, Bombay, India Solar wind-magnetosphere-ionosphere coupling, Magnetic storms and substorms, Space weather, Boundary layer waves, Wave-particle interactions.
Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Prague 4, Czech Republic Ionosphere, Middle and upper atmosphere, Solar-terrestrial relations Université Paris Diderot (Paris 7), Paris Cedex 13, France Ionospheric seismology, ionospheric tomography, tsunamis, earthquakes, numerical modeling
Solar and Heliospheric Physics
Solar activity, solar emissions, (photons, particles and plasma), solar cycle, cosmic ray modulation, and processes in the interplanetary medium.
Stefan E.S. Ferreira
North-West University, South Africa Heliosphere, Cosmic Rays, Solar wind, Termination shock, Heliospheric Magnetic Field, Space Weather, Solar Cycle, Modulation, Solar Turbulence, MHD Big Bear Solar Observatory, Big Bear City, California, USA Solar and plasma physics, Observations, theory and numerical simulations, Helioseismology
Peggy Ann SheaAir Force Research Laboratory, Bedford, Massachusetts, USA Cosmic radiation, Geomagnetic cutoff rigidities, Solar proton events, Solar-terrestrial physics, Space weather effects
Astrodynamics and Space Debris
Satellite dynamics, space dynamics, space debris.
University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas, USA Space traffic and debris modeling, Space object identification and characterization, Orbit determination and prediction, Multi-sensor/source information fusion, Non-gravitational astrodynamics, Spacecraft navigation, Space surveillance and tracking, Space situational awareness
Universität Bern, Bern, Switzerland Space debris, Optical survey, tracking, and characterization, Orbit determination, Astrometry, Optical sensors and detectors, Astronomy
Politecnico di Milano, Milan, Italy Three- and n-body problems, Lagrange points dynamics, Optimal control theory, Trajectory optimization, Numerical methods for astrodynamics
Pascal WillisInstitut Geographique National, Saint-Mande, France Satellite geodesy, orbit determination and tracking systems, DORIS, GNSS
Fundamental Physics in Space and Microgravity Sciences
Gravitational physics, microgravity fluids, material and combustion sciences.
Universität Bremen, Bremen, Germany Gravitational physics, Quantum physics, Electrodynamics, Astronomy
Sudip SenguptaInstitute For Plasma Research, Gandhinagar, India
Space Technology, Policy and Education
Space technology and engineering, space policy, space education and capacity building.
Alberto TobiasESA/ESTEC, Noordwijk, Netherlands Systems engineering and technology
Renuganth VaratharajooUniversity Putra Malaysia, Selangor, Malaysia Spacecraft systems, Spacecraft guidance and control