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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. Andrew Tkachenko
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. Leonardo Almeida (starting soon)
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. 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%)
Dr. Valentina Schmid
Anne Stesmans  (50%)


PhD students

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

 

Associated Phd students

Bram Buysschaert (co-tutelle with Paris-Meudon)
Dries Nicolaes (ROB) 
Joonas Saario (ROB)
Shreeya Shetye (dual PhD with ULB)

 

Master students 2016-2017

Ioannis Alexandros Argyriou Tsikrikonis
Robin Baeyens
Robin Bjurklund
Siemen Brussens 
Nicolas Francken
Johanna    Poorta
Bulusu Prem Kumar
Goeroen Maaruf
Evangelos Matzoukas 
Ruben Rijckaert
Bianca Van der Auwera

Giovanni Balli
Prem Kumar Bulusu
Niels Claes
Gilles Depypere
Florian    Driessen
Georgios Keliris
Mathias    Michielsen
Jari Peeperkorn
Jeroen Van den Bosch
Gwenaël Van Looveren