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SWAP was developed by the Centre Spatial de Liège (CSL) and the Royal Observatory of Belgium (ROB), where it continues to be operated today. The current instrument operations team consists of the following members, who can be contacted directly via the links below:

Royal Observatory of Belgium (ROB)

  • David Berghmans SWAP Science PI
  • Dan Seaton SWAP Science Deputy PI
  • Bogdan Nicula, Instrument Engineer
  • Koen Stegen, P2SC Operations Engineer & Systems Administrator
  • Eric Pylyser, P2SC Science Coordinator

Centre Spatial de Liège (CSL)

  • Jean-Philippe Halain, SWAP Development PI

European Space Agency (ESA)

Many international partners have also contributed to the development of SWAP through science working and development teams, making contributions that range from the design and construction of the instrument to ongoing maintenance of SWAP analysis tools and calibration software.

Royal Observatory of Belgium (ROB)

  • Andrew Stanger
  • Elke D'Huys
  • Carlos Cabanas Parada
  • Christophe Marque

Centre Spatial de Liège (CSL)

  • Jean-Marc Defise, SWAP Development PI
  • Tanguy Thibert

Trinity College Dublin (TCD)

Katholieke Universiteit Leuven (CPA)

Max Planck Institute for Solar System Research (MPS)

  • Udo Schühle

Centre National De La Recherche Scientifique (CNRS Orleans)