PARTICIPATING INSTITUTIONS

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THE ALPHA MAGNETIC SPECTROMETER (AMS-02) COLLABORATION (*)

SPOKESPERSON: Professor Samuel TING, MIT Boston, USA and CERN Geneva, Switzerland

DEPUTY SPOKESPERSON: Professor Roberto BATTISTON, University and INFN-TIFPA of Trento, Italy

 

 

EUROPE

Denmark

» Århus University, Institute of Physics and Astronomy

Finland

» Helsinki University of Technology, Metsähovi Radio Observatory, Kylmala

Team Leader: Professor Ari MUJUNEN

» University of Turku, Space Research Laboratory

Team Leader: Professor Timo ERONEN

France

» Institut National de Physique Nucléaire et de Physique des Particules (IN2P3),

» Laboratoire d’Annecy-le-Vieux de Physique des Particules (LAPP), Annecy-Le-Vieux

Team Leader: Dr. Silvie ROSIER

» Universite Joseph Fourier (Grenoble 1), Laboratoire de Physique Subatomique et de Cosmologie (LPSC)

Team Leader: Professor Laurent DEROME

» Université Montpellier II, Laboratoire de Physique Theorique & Astroparticules (LPTA)

Team Leader: Professor Agnieszka JACHOLKOWSKI

Germany

» Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule (RWTH), I. Physikalisches Institut (B), Aachen

Team Leader: Professor Stefan SCHAEL

» Karlsruhe Institut fur Technologie (KIT), Universität Karlsruhe (TH)

Team Leader: Professor Wim DE BOER

Italy

» Sezione INFN and Dipartimento di Fisica, Università degli Studi di Bologna, Bologna

Team Leader: Professor Andrea CONTIN

» Istituto di Ricerca sulle Onde Elettromagnetiche, IROE, CNR, Firenze

Team Leader: Guido CASTELLINI

» Sezione INFN and Dipartimento di Fisica, Università degli Studi di Milano-Bicocca, Milano

Team Leader: Dr. Pier-Giorgio RANCOITA

» Sezione INFN and Dipartimento di Fisica, Università degli Studi di Perugia, Perugia

» Laboratorio SERMS, Polo Universitario di Terni, Terni

Team Leader: Professor Bruna BERTUCCI

» Sezione INFN and Dipartimento di Fisica, Università degli Studi di Pisa, Pisa

Team Leader: Dr. Stefano Di Falco

» Sezione INFN and Dipartimento di Fisica, Università degli Studi di Roma ‘La Sapienza’, Roma

Team Leader: Dr. Paolo Lipari

» Dipartimento di Fisica, Università degli Studi di Trento, Trento

Team Leader: Professor Ignazio Lazzizzera

Portugal

» Dep. de Fisica Universidade de Coimbra, Coimbra

» Laboratorio de Instrumentacao e Fisica Experimental de Particulas (LIP), Lisbon

Team Leader: Professor Fernando BARAO

Spain

» Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (IAC), La Laguna

Team Leader: Professor Ramon GARCIA LOPEZ

» Centro de Investigaciones Energeticas Medioambientales y Tecnologicas (CIEMAT), Madrid

Team Leader: Professor Manuel AGUILAR-BENITEZ

Switzerland

» Departement de Physique, Université de Genève, Geneve

Team Leader: Professor Martin POHL

» Eidgenossische Technische Hochschule Zurich (ETHZ), Zurich

Team Leader: Professor Andre RUBBIA

The Netherlands

» Nationaal Lucht- en Ruimtevaartlaboratorium (NLR), Emmeloord

Team Leader: Dr. Johannes VAN ES

Turkey

» Middle East Technical University (METU), Ankara

Team Leader: Professor Bilge DEMIRKOZ

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CONTRIBUTING EUROPEAN SPACE AGENCIES

» Italian Space Agency (ASI)

» Deutche Zentrum für Luft and Raumfahrt (DLR)

» European Space Agency (ESA)

» European Center for Nuclear Research (CERN)

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ASIA

China

» Institute of Electrical Engineering (IEE), Chinese Academy of Sciences, Bejijng

Team Leader: Professor Qiuliang WANG

» Institute of High Energy Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing

Team Leader: Professor He-Sheng CHEN

» Jiao Tong University, Department of Physics, Shanghai

Team Leader: Professor Qinghao YE

» National Laboratory of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Beijing

Team Leaders: Professor Wei LI and Professor Zhiming ZHENG

» Shandong University, Tsinan

Team Leader: Professor Lin CHENG

» Southeast University, Nanjing

Team Leader: Professor Junzhou LUO

» Sun Yat-Sen University, School of Physics and Engineering, Guangzhou

Team Leader: Professor Zhenhui HE

Korea

» Kyungpook National University, Daegu

» Ewha Women’s University, Seoul

Team Leader: Professor Dong-Chul SON

Taiwan

» Academia Sinica, Institute of Physics, Taipei

Team Leader: Professor Shih-Chang LEE

» National Central University (NCU), Taipei

Team Leader: Professor Yuan-Hann CHANG

» National Taiwan University (NTU), Taipei

» Chung Shan Institute of Science and Technology (CSIST), Lungtan

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CONTRIBUTING SPACE AGENCIES

» National Space Organization, Taiwan

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NORTH AMERICA

USA

» Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Cambridge

Team Leader: Professor Samuel TING

» University of Hawaii at Manoa, Department of Physics and Astronomy, Honolulu

Team Leader: Professor Veronica Bindi

» University of Maryland, Institute for Physical Science and Technology (IPST), College Park

Team Leader: Professor Eun Suk SEO

» Yale University, Physics Department, New Haven

Team Leader: Professor Jack SANDWEISS

Mexico

» Universidad Nacional Autonoma (UNAM), Instituto de Fisica, Mexico City

Team Leader: Professor Arturo MENCHACA-ROCHA

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CONTRIBUTING NASA CENTERS:

» Johnson Space Center, Houston, Texas, USA

» Goddard Space Flight Center, Maryland, Maryland, USA

» Kennedy Space Center, Cape Canaveral, Florida, USA

» Marshall Space Flight Center, Huntsville, Alabama, USA

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THE FOLLOWING INSTITUTES/GROUPS ALSO CONTRIBUTED TO THE CONSTRUCTION OF THE AMS EXPERIMENT

» Jacobs Sverdrup Engineering and Science Contract Group (ESCG), Houston, USA

» Florida State University, Tallahassee, USA

» Texas A & M University, Department of Physics, Houston, USA

» Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, USA

» Max-Planck-Institut für Extraterrestrische Physik, Garching, Germany

» Nationaal Instituut voor Subatomaire Fysica (NIKHEF), Amsterdam, The Netherlands

» University of Bucharest, Bucharest-Magurele, Romania

» I. V. Kurchatov Institute of Atomic Energy, Moscow, Russia

» ITEP Institute for Theoretical and Experimental Physics (ITEP), Moscow, Russia

» Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia

» M.V. Lomonosov Moscow State University, Institute of Nuclear Physics, Moscow, Russia

 

(*) According to the Memorandum of Understanding of the AMS Collaboration (updated to February 2010)