Gordon Osinski

Gordon Osinski

Assistant Professor / NSERC/MDA/CSA Industrial Research Chair in Planetary Geology

Department of Earth Sciences/ Physics and Astronomy
University of Western Ontario
Research Area: Planetary surface processes, in particular impact cratering; shock processes in earth and planetary materials

Pascal Audet

Pascal Audet

Assistant Professor

Department of Earth Sciences
University of Ottawa
Research Areas: Gravity and topography of the terrestrial planets. Lithospheric and thermal structure of the Moon.

Greg Baiden

Greg Baiden

Canadian Research Chair – Robotics and Mine Automation

Laurentian University
Research Areas: Robotic Mining and Construction, Undersea and Lunar Mining, Lunar Mobility, Prospecting and Exploration

Neil Banerjee

Neil Banerjee

Assistant Professor

Department of Earth Sciences
University of Western Ontario
Research Area: Petrogenetic studies and triple oxygen stable isotope analyses of lunar materials. Drilling technologies for lunar sampling

Tim Barfoot

Tim Barfoot

Assistant Professor, CRC

University of Toronto Institute for Aerospace Studies (UTIAS)
University of Toronto
Research Area: Rovers to support planetary science and exploration

Steve Braham

Steve Braham

Director, PolyLAB for Advanced Collaborative Networking

Telematics Research Laboratory (SFU)

Research Area: Solar System Exploration Systems; Mission Operations Infrastructure; Spaceflight Communications , Networking, Computing and Software Systems; Life and Mission Critical Infrastructure; Human and Robotic space mission design; Collaborative Systems; Spaceflight Cloud Computing; Analogue Exploration Science and Support; Spaceflight Communications Physics.

Audrey Bouvier

Audrey Bouvier

Associate Professor/ Tier II Canada Research Chair in Planetary Materials

Department of Earth Sciences
University of Western Ontario
Research Area: Stable and Radiogenic Isotope Geochemistry and Cosmochemistry
Research Website: http://publish.uwo.ca/~abouvie/

Peter Brown

Peter Brown

Associate Professor, CRC, Director CPSX

Department of Physics and Astronomy
University of Western Ontario
Research Area: Small bodies of the solar system

Robbie Campbell

Robbie Campbell

Assistant Professor

Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry
University of Western Ontario

Ed Cloutis

Ed Cloutis

Professor

Department of Geography
University of Winnipeg
Research Area: Planetary remote sensing and spectroscopy, lunar mapping

Daolun Chen

Daolun Chen

Professor, Ryerson Research Chair

Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering
Ryerson University
Research Area: Characterization and testing of advanced materials and critical engineering materials, fatigue and reliability

Thomas Conroy

Thomas Conroy

Assistant Professor

Department of Electronic Systems Engineering
University of Regina
Research Area: Space Radiation Instrumentation

Mike Daly

Mike Daly

Associate Professor

Department of Earth and Space Science and Engineering, York University
Research Area: Planetary science instrumentation

Mike Dixon

Mike Dixon

Professor, Director CESRF

Environmental Biology
University of Guelph
Research Area: Biological life support for food production, atmosphere revitalization and water recycling

Roberta Flemming

Roberta Flemming

Associate Professor

Department of Earth Sciences
University of Western Ontario
Research Area: Mineralogy of meteorites

Rebecca Ghent

Rebecca Ghent

Assistant Professor

Department of Earth Sciences
University of Toronto
Research Area: Regolith characteristics and evolution, impact cratering

John Greenough

John Greenough

Professor

Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences
University of British Columbia Okanagan
Research Area: Petrology, geochemistry, planetary evolution, exploratory statistics, basalts

Tim Haltigin

Tim Haltigin

NSERC Visiting Fellow

Space Science & Technology
Canadian Space Agency
Research Area: Periglacial geomorpholgy, Mars analogues, near-surface geophysics

Ioannis Haranas

Ioannis Haranas

Researcher

York University
Research Areas: Solar System Dynamics, Planetary Science, Gravity, Martian Dust Storms

Christopher Herd

Christopher Herd

Associate Professor

Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences
University of Alberta
ISSET
Research Area: Mineralogy and petrology of meteorites, curation and handling of pristine planetary samples.

Catherine L. Johnson

Catherine L. Johnson

Associate Professor of Geophysics

University of British Columbia, Vancouver
Research Area: Planetary geophysics

Mehrdad Kermani

Mehrdad Kermani

Assistant Professor

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
University of Western Ontario
Research Area: Robotics, mechatronics, human-safe robot interactions, robot path planning, vibration control and smart technologies

Yunlong Lin

Yunlong Lin

Assistant Professor

Department of Earth and Space Science and Engineering
York University
Research Area: Space Systems Engineering, Space Physics and Space Instrumentation

Ian Mann

Ian Mann

Professor, CRC Space Physics, Co-Director Institute for Space Science, Exploration and Technology

Department of Physics
University of Alberta
Research Area: Space plasma physics, relativistic particle acceleration in space, solar-terrestrial and solar-planetary interactions.

Phil McCausland

Phil McCausland

CPSX Postdoctoral Fellow

Department of Earth Sciences & Department of Physics and Astronomy
University of Western Ontario
Research Area: Paleomagnetism and physical properties of meteorites, for irradiation, magnetization, impact, and atmosphereic entry studies

Ken McIsaac

Ken McIsaac

Assistant Professor

Electrical and Computer Engineering
University of Western Ontario
Research Area: Mobile robotics; motion planning; robot locomotion; assistive devices

Louis Mercier

Louis Mercier

Associate Professor

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Director, Centre in Mining Materials Research
Laurentian University
Research Area: Synthesis, characterization and applications of functional nanostructured materials

Desmond Moser

Desmond Moser

Assistant Professor

Department of Earth Sciences/Geography
University of Western Ontario
Research Area: Isotope studies

Michael D. Naish

Michael D. Naish

Assistant Professor

Department of Mechanical and Materials Engineering/Electrical and Computer Engineering
University of Western Ontario
Research Area: Mechatronics, robotics, sensing systems

Ian Nicklin

Ian Nicklin

Earth Sciences Technician

Department of Natural History
Royal Ontario Museum
Research area: Asteroidal achondrites

Rajni Patel

Rajni Patel

Distinguished University Professor, CRC

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering/Surgery
University of Western Ontario
Research Area: Advanced robotics, teleoperation, haptics, mechatronics, control

Wayne Pollard

Wayne Pollard

Associate Professor

Department of Geography
McGill University
Research Area: Polar desert geomorphology, planetary analogues, shallow geophysics, geologic mapping

Robert Shcherbakov

Robert Shcherbakov

Associate Professor

Department of Earth Sciences
University of Western Ontario
Research Area: Earthquake physics, planetary geodynamics, self-organization and complexity

Sean Shieh

Sean Shieh

Associate Professor

Department of Earth Sciences
University of Western Ontario
Research Area: Structure and dynamics of planetary interiors and material study at extreme conditions

Bob Sica

Bob Sica

Professor

Department of Physics and Astronomy
University of Western Ontario
Research Area: Laser radar (lidar) studies of Earth’s atmosphere

John Spray

John Spray

Professor, CRC Planetary Materials

Planetary and Space Science Centre
University of New Brunswick
Research Area: Impact cratering, shock processes, SEM, analog field work

Sabine Stanley

Sabine Stanley

Associate Professor/ Canada Research Chair in Planetary Physics

Department of Physics
University of Toronto
Research Area: Planetary magnetism
Research Website: http://www.physics.utoronto.ca/~stanley/

 

Phil Stooke

Phil Stooke

Associate Professor

Department of Geography/Physics and Astronomy
University of Western Ontario
Research Area: Cartography, Planetary Geology, Space History

Paul Sylvester

Paul Sylvester

Professor

Department of Earth Sciences
Memorial University
Research Area: Geology and petrology of anorthositic impact melts, Mistastin Crater, Labrador

Peter Suedfeld

Peter Suedfeld

Dean Emeritus of Graduate Studies and Professor Emeritus of Psychology

Department of Psychology
The University of British Columbia
Research Area: Psychological adaptation to extreme, unusual, and isolated environments

Kimberly Tait

Kimberly Tait

Associate Curator of Mineralogy/Assistant Professor

Department Natural History/Department of Geology
Royal Ontario Museum/University of Toronto
Research Area: Crystallography, mineralogy, high pressure mineralogy, neutron & X-ray diffraction

Lucy Thompson

Lucy Thompson

Professor

Planetary and Space Science Centre
University of New Brunswick
Research Area: Impact cratering, lunar and martian materials

Livio Leonardo Tornabene

Livio Leonardo Tornabene

Adjunct Professor; Research Scientist

Department of Earth Sciences
University of Western Ontario
Research Area: Moon and Mars Remote Sensing / Impact Cratering

Jack Trevors

Jack Trevors

Professor

Department of Environmental Biology
University of Guelph
Research area: Microbial activities and gene expression under microgravity and hypobaric conditions.

Bjarni Tryggvason

Bjarni Tryggvason

Visiting Professor

Mechanical and Materials Engineering
University of Western Ontario
Research Area: Rovers

Jim Whiteway

Jim Whiteway

Associate Professor, CRC

Physics and Astronomy
York University
Research Area: Lidar measurements of atmospheric particulates

Paul Wiegert

Paul Wiegert

Assistant Professor

Department of Physics & Astronomy
University of Western Ontario
Research Area: Asteroids, comets, lunar impact rates