Panels & Members

ESSC Chair

Prof. Chris Rapley

University College London, UK

ESSC is currently chaired by Professor Chris Rapley and includes 29 members across four panels.

The Chairperson is assisted by the European Science Foundation (ESF) Office

ESSC Scientific Panels

ASTRONOMY AND FUNDAMENTAL PHYSICS

Nabila Aghanim

Panel Chair

Institut d'Astrophysique Spatiale, FR

Ravit Helled

Center for Theoretical Astrophysics & Cosmology, University of Zurich, CH

Saskia Hekker

HITS, Zentrum für Astronomie, University of Heidelberg, DE

Michael Perryman

University College Dublin, IE

Manolis Plionis

National Observatory of Athens, GR

Earth Sciences

Anny Cazenave

Panel Chair

Laboratoire d’Etudes en Géophysique et Océanographie Spatiales, LEGOS, FR

Michaela Hegglin

University of Reading, UK

Gustau Camps-Valls

University of Valencia, Spain

Yann Kerr

CESBIO, FR

Jonathan Bamber

University of Bristol, UK

LIFE AND PHYSICAL SCIENCES

Alexander Choukér

Panel Chair

Hospital of the Ludwig Maximilian University, DE

Sarah Baatout

Belgian Nuclear Research Centre, BE

Kai Bongs

School of Physics and Astronomy, University of Birmingham, UK

Luca Cipelletti

University of Montpellier, FR

Marc Heppener

Consultant, FR
(ESSC Treasurer)

Ann-Iren Kittang Jost

CIRiS, NTNU Social Research, NO

Zita Martins

Instituto Superior Técnico, IST, PT

Nicola Montano

University of Milan, IT

SOLAR SYSTEM AND EXPLORATION

Mahesh Anand

Panel Chair

The Open University, UK

Sonia Fornasier

LESIA, Université Paris Cité, FR

Mauro Messerotti

INAF-Astronomical Observatory of Trieste, IT

Robert Wimmer-Schweingruber

University of Kiel, DE

ESSC eXbO

Nabila Aghanim

Institut d'Astrophysique Spatiale, FR

Anny Cazenave

Laboratoire d’Etudes en Géophysique et Océanographie Spatiales, LEGOS, FR

Alexander Choukér

Hospital of the Ludwig Maximilian University, DE

Mahesh Anand

The Open University, UK

Marc Heppener

Consultant, FR
(ESSC Treasurer)

Serge Flamenbaum

Senior Advisor and Expert in Space Systems R&D, Technology and Innovation, FR