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Project Steering Committee

This committee includes the persons nominated by the Partner and Associate Partner Agencies. The main role of the steering committee is to follow the milestones of the project in coordination with the PI, to review the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for the Construction Phase that will be prepared during Phase A, and to organise in Europe (and Brazil) the scientific and financial support of the ELT/MOS. It will include countries in the core of the project (Partners : France, United Kingdom, The Netherlands, Brazil, Germany) as well as other participating countries (Associate Partners : Austria, Finland, Italy, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, USA) including those interested in financially supporting the project in exchange for Guaranteed Observing Time, or their participation in Public Surveys.

The committee is composed of : Jose Afonso (IA, Lisbon Univ.), Portugal - Beatriz Barbuy (IAG, Sao Paulo), Brazil - Edwin Bergin (Univ. of Michigan), USA - Alexis Finogenov (Helsinki Univ.), Finland - Jesus Gallego (Madrid, Computense Univ.), Spain - Lex Kaper (Amsterdam Univ.), Netherlands - Olivier Le Fèvre (LAM, Marseille), France - Simon Morris (Durham Univ.), U.K. - Goran Ostlin (Stockholm Univ.), Sweden - Laura Pentericci (INAF-Osservatorio Astronomico di Roma), Italy - Matthias Steinmetz (AIP, Potsdam), Germany - Daniel Schaerer (Univ. of Geneva), Switzerland - Bodo Ziegler (Vienna Univ.), Austria.

Steering Committee

Matthias Steinmetz
Matthias Steinmetz
AIP, Potsdam, Germany
Daniel Schaerer
Daniel Schaerer
University of Geneva, Switzerland
Beatriz Barbuy
Beatriz Barbuy
IAG, Sao Paulo, Brazil
José Alfonso
José Alfonso
IA, Lisbon Univ., Portugal
Alexis Finogenov
Alexis Finogenov
Helsinki Univ., Finland
Bodo Ziegler
Bodo Ziegler
Vienna Univ., Austria
Goran Ostlin
Goran Ostlin
Stockholm Univ., Sweden
Simon Morris
Simon Morris
Durham Univ., U.K
Laura Pentericci
Laura Pentericci
INAF-Osservatorio Astronomico di Roma, Italy
Jesus Gallego
Jesus Gallego
Madrid, Computense Univ., Spain
Lex Kaper
Lex Kaper
Amsterdam Univ.,
Netherlands
Edwin Bergin
Edwin Bergin
Univ. of Michigan, USA
Olivier Le Fèvre
Olivier Le Fèvre
LAM, Marseille, France

Board

Jean-Gabriel Cuby
Jean-Gabriel Cuby
Co-P.I.
Simon Morris
Simon Morris
Co-P.I.
Beatriz Barbuy
Beatriz Barbuy
Co-P.I.
Lex Kaper
Lex Kaper
Co-P.I.
Matthias Steinmetz
Matthias Steinmetz
Co-P.I.
François Hammer
François Hammer
Principal Investigator
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Management

Sandrine Zanchetta
Sandrine Zanchetta
Project Coordinator
Pascal Jagourel
Pascal Jagourel
Project Manager
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Fatima Defrondat
Fatima Defrondat
Quality Assurance Engineer
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Mickaël Frotin
Mickaël Frotin
Deputy Project Manager
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Science

Chris Evans
Chris Evans
Project Scientist
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Mathieu Puech
Mathieu Puech
Co-Project Scientist
Simulations (Science)
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Gavin Dalton
Gavin Dalton
Instrument Scientist
Rubén Janssen
Rubén Janssen
UK ATC Instrument Scientist

Engineering

Tim Morris
Tim Morris
System Engineer,
Adaptative Optics
Yanbin Yang
Yanbin Yang
DRS
Kacem El Hadi
Kacem El Hadi
AIT
Ian Lewis
Ian Lewis
Positioning System (POS)
Phil Parr Burman
Phil Parr Burman
NIR Spectrograph
(SPES-NIR)
(ICOS)
Fanny Chemla
Fanny Chemla
System Engineer
Optics
Gérard Rousset
Gérard Rousset
Adaptative Optics Expertise
Isabelle Guinouard
Isabelle Guinouard
Light Transport
to Spectrographs (SOST)
Johan Pragt
Johan Pragt
VIS Spectrograph
(VIS-SPES)
Kevin Middleton
Kevin Middleton
Positioning system (POS)
Annemieke Janssen
Annemieke Janssen
VIS-SPES
(VIS Spectrograph)
Marie Larrieu
Marie Larrieu
Electronics & ICS (EICS)
Ramon Navarro
Ramon Navarro
VIS Spectrograph
(SPES-VIS)
Bruno Castilho
Bruno Castilho
Light Transport
to Spectrograph (SOST)
David Le Mignant
David Le Mignant
LAM, Marseille
Marc Dubbeldam
Marc Dubbeldam
System Engineer
Mechanics
Andreas Kelz
Andreas Kelz
Light Transport
to Spectrograph (SOST)
Sylvestre Taburet
Sylvestre Taburet
IT/Web Infrastructure

Who are we? Infos on the MOSAIC consortium.

CONSORTIUM

Scientific goals and milestones: why MOSAIC?

SCIENCE

How do we get there? All the technology behind MOSAIC.

INSTRUMENT

What performance can we expect from MOSAIC?

PERFORMANCE

How will MOSAIC fit in the instrumental landscape?

SYNERGY