Hopkins Ultraviolet Background Explorer
Richard C. Henry
Principal Investigator. PI on MIDEX Alternate; PI on STEDI; HST; HUT.
Collaborator. Wisconsin Sounding Rocket Program; PI of the MBE SMEX Proposal.
Instrument Scientist ...four UV science instruments & participate fully in data analysis
Instrument Scientist and Co-Investigator; deep experience with UV astronomy instrument development.
Mission Scientist ...a well-planned mission & participate fully in data analysis
Mission Scientist and Co-Investigator; deep experience with UV astronomy mission development and planning.
Theory & Education ...predicting/understanding HUBE observations, and teaching America
A theorist expert in the modeling of the interstellar medium.
Donald P. Cox
Structure and dynamics of the interstellar medium. Supernova remnants.
Imaging expert; major role in E/PO effort.
Collaborator. Structure and dynamics of the interstellar medium. Supernova remnants.
John C. Raymond
A noted expert on supernova remnants and the hot phase of the ISM.
Modeling & Analysis ... data analysis and comparison to model predictions
Collaborator. Experienced UV astronomer; PI for CHIPS.
Relation to the X-ray Background
Collaborator. Voyager UV; MSX UV; UVX (Shuttle) UV; IRAS; HUT
Relation to optical background radiation
Young able astronomical observer/theorist; deep interest in O VI from the ISM.
UV Hardware ...the spectrometers and the imager
UV astronomy detectors.
Spacecraft and Systems.
Creation of UV astronomy instruments.
Randy A. Kimble
Deep experience with UV astronomy from HUT to STIS and more.
Specialist in optical design and ultraviolet instrument performance.
Oswald H. W. Siegmund
Expert in microchannel plate detectors: wedge-and-strip and delay-line.
Deep experience in creation of UV astronomy detectors.