XMM-Newton SSC: About us / contacts
The SSC represents a consortium of 10 institutes in the ESA community, led by Prof Mike Watson at the University of Leicester and based within the X-ray and Observational Astronomy group in the Department of Physics and Astronomy. A full description of the role of the SSC is given in Watson et al. 2001.
The SSC team includes investigators from ten institutions in five countries: France, Germany, Spain, Italy and the UK.
In addition there are five Associate Scientists from in Japan, China, the US and the UK.
- Points of contact (POCs) for the 10 SSC Consortium institutes, Survey Scientist, Project Manager and Associate Scientists.