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Faculty

Prof. Dr. Conny Aerts
Prof. Dr. Leen Decin
Prof. Dr. Hugues Sana
Prof. Dr. Hans Van Winckel
Prof. Dr. Christoffel Waelkens
 

Prof. Dr. Alex De Koter 10% (Astronomical Institute Anton Pannekoek)
Prof. Dr. Gijs Nelemans 10% (RU Nijmegen)
Prof. Jon Sundqvist 10% (Centro de Astrobiologia, CSIC-INTA)
Prof. Dr. Tim Van Hoolst 10% (Royal Observatory of Belgium)


Senior Research Staff

Dr. Joris De Ridder
Dr. Rik Huygen
Dr. Gert Raskin
Dr. Pierre Royer
Dr. Bart Vandenbussche

Technical Staff

Wim De Meester
Dr. Jonas Debosscher (50%)
Dr. Katrina Exter
Florian Merges (Mercator Telescope, La Palma)
Jesus Perez Padilla (Mercator Telescope, La Palma)
Saskia Prins (Mercator Telescope, La Palma)
Dr. Sara Regibo
Bram Vandoren

 

Postdoctoral Researcher

Dr. Nicola Clementel (starting 01/01/2017)
Dr. Taissa Danilovich
Dr. David Gobrecht (starting 01/05.2017)
Dr. Devika Kamath
Dr. Ehsan Moravveji
Dr. Peter I. Papics
Dr. Andrew Tkachenko
Dr. Olivia Venot (on leave at Paris) 

 

 

Research Fellow

Dr. Katrien Kolenberg 

 

Guest professors Master in Space Studies

Frank De Winne
Walter Thibaut

 

 

Emeriti

Prof. Dr. Paul Smeyers
Prof. Dr. Urbain Van Twembeke


Former staff and visitors

 

Administration and coordination

Dr. Katrijn Clémer
Anita Raets (50%)
Anne Stesmans  (50%)
 


PhD students

Michael Abdul-Masih (starting soon)
Jels Boulangier
Bram Buysschaert (co-tutel with Paris-Meudon)
Rutger De Nutte
Ana Escorza Santos
Ward Homan
Cole Johnston
Denise Keller
Mike Laverick
Swaraj Mahato
Rajeev Manick
Glenn Michael Oomen (starting soon)
May Gade Pedersen
Wim Pessemier (Faculty of Engineering)
Alan Rainot (starting soon)
Alejandra Sans Fuentes
Valentina Schmid
Sanjay Sekaran (starting soon)
Marie Van de Sande
Timothy Van Reeth
Enya Vermeyen (80%, starting soon)

 

Master students 2015-2016

Ioannis Argyriou
Alex Antony Arokia Raj
Dylan Bollen
Vamsee Krishna Jagarlamudi
Michiel Janssens
Georgios Keliris
Aninda Lahiri
Fionnlagh Mackenzie Dover
Gabriela Alejandra Muro Arena
Glenn-Michael Oomen
Johanna Poorta
Khodayar Taghiniyarami
Kevin Truyaert 

Jonas Van de Walle
Hoda  Shariati
Nicolas Wijsen

 

Giovanni Balli
Robin Bjorklund
Siemen Burssens
Bianca Van de Auwera
Robin Baeyens
Prem Kumar Bulusu
Niels Claes
Nicholas Francken

Goeroen Maaruf
Samuel Marques

Evangelos Matzoukas
Mathias Michielsen
Ruben Rijckaert

Erasmus Student

Jaakko Herman Tuominen