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S-class mission Letters of Intent

In response to the "Call for a Small mission opportunity in ESA's Science Programme for a launch in 2017", issued on 9 March 2012, the following Letters of Intent (LOI) have been received:

Ref. Contact name,
Email,
Institution
Title of LOI
2 Sutton, James
jrfsuttonvirginmedia.com
Sutton
ESA Small Mission Letter of Intent - Immunogenetics
5 Khalesi, Mandali
mandaliuchusencompany.com
Uchusen Company Ltd
MAGES - Magnetospheric Earth Swarm
6 Rudawy, Pawel
rudawyastro.uni.wroc.pl
Space Research Centre Polish Academy of Sciences
Advanced Solar-Terrestrial European X-ray spectrophotometer: ASTEX
7 Jansen, Frank
frank.jansendlr.de
DLR Institute of Space Systems
SmallCostSat
8 De Ridder, Joris
jorisster.kuleuven.ac.be
KU Leuven
PlanetVision: Characterizing Planetary Systems
9 Baan, Willem
baanastron.nl
Netherlands Institute for Radio Astronomy
SURO-LC: The Space Based Ultra-Long Wavelength Radio Observatory
10 Ragazzoni, Roberto
roberto.ragazzoniinaf.it
INAF, Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova
CHEER - Close-by Habitable Earths ExploreR
11 Bertolami, Orfeu
orfeu.bertolamifc.up.pt
Departamento de Fisica e Astronomia, Univ. Porto
The flyby anomaly and the Galileo Navigation Satellite System (GNSS)
12 Benz, Willy
willy.benzspace.unibe.ch
University of Bern
CHEOPS - Characterizing exoplanet satellite
13 Barstow, Martin
mable.ac.uk
University of Leicester
Sirius - A Low-cost Extreme Ultraviolet Observatory
14 Balikhin, Michael
m.balikhingmail.com
University of Sheffield
N-Wave
15 Jaumann, Ralf
ralf.jaumanndlr.de
German Aerospace Center, Institute of Planetary Research
A Small Lunar Exploration Orbiter (S-LEO): Dedicated to study lunar volatiles
17 Turberville, Michael
michaelturberville.co.uk
self
SOL - Early detection and warning system
18 Smith, Alan
asmssl.ucl.ac.uk
Mullard Space Science Laboratory
Polar Volatiles Laboratory
19 Andrianos, Andreas
ceoproject1221.com
Project 1221
Letter of Intent_Small Space Mission_Project 1221
20 Santangelo, Andrea
andrea.santangelouni-tuebingen.de
Kepler Center, IAAT University of Tuebingen
AWARE: All-sky Wide ARea Experiment
21 Barabash, Stas
stasirf.se
Swedish Institute of Space Physics
Mission SELMA
22 Karagiannis, Dimitri
d.karagiannisinasco.com
INASCO
Development of an autonomous system to assess-monitor the dynamic behaviour of various elements and components, based on Magnetoelastic Sensors Technology
23 Karagiannis, Dimitri
d.karagiannisinasco.com
INASCO
Smart radiation shielding materials with sensing capabilities
24 Karagiannis, Dimitri
d.karagiannisinasco.com
INASCO
Dielectric sensors - development of in-flight measurement technique for real time assessment of TPS performance
25 Holland, Andrew
a.d.hollandopen.ac.uk
Open University
HiReX (High Resolution Xray Spectrometer)
26 Guelzow, Peter
peter.guelzowkourou.de
AMSAT Deutschland e.V.
DLR-AMSAT P5, low cost mission to Deimos
27 Branduardi-Raymont, Graziella
gbrmssl.ucl.ac.uk
University College London
AXIOM-C: Advanced X-ray Imaging Of the Magnetosphere - Cusp
28 Pearce, Mark
pearcekth.se
KTH, Department of Physics
The polarised hard X-ray sky
29 Castro-Tirado, Alberto J.
ajctiaa.es
IAA-CSIC
The MARIA Mission (Multi Array for Rapid Imaging of Afterglows)
30 Gai, Mario
gaioato.inaf.it
Istituto Nazionale di Astrofisica, Oss. Torino
Gravitation Astrometric Measurement Experiment [GAME]
31 Yamauchi, Masatoshi
M.Yamauchiirf.se
Swedish Institute of Space Physics
Nitro
32 Berrilli, Francesco
berrilliroma2.infn.it
Dip. di Fisica - Universita` di Roma Tor Vergata
ADAHELI+, ADvanced Astronomy for HELIophysics Plus
33 Vaivads, Andris
andrisirfu.se
Swedish Institute of Space Physics
Tor
34 Harkness, Patrick
patrick.harknessglasgow.ac.uk
University of Glasgow
TBD
35 Appourchaux, Thierry
thierry.appourchauxias.u-psud.fr
Institut d'Astrophysique Spatiale
HABitability of EXoplanets (HABEX)
36 Dimitriou, Elias
vmarkogiannihcmr.gr
HCMR, Institute of Inland Waters
Quantifying Coloured Dissolved Organic Matter (CDOM) by using satellite observations and improved modelling approaches
37 Wahlund, Jan-Erik
jweirfu.se
Swedish Institute of Space Physics (IRF)
Metal
38 Snodgrass, Colin
snodgrassmps.mpg.de
Max Planck Institute for Solar System Research
Characterisation of a small Near Earth Object
39 Janhunen, Pekka
pekka.janhunenfmi.fi
Finnish Meteorological Institute
ESWIN - Electrostatic Solar Wind INteraction
40 Nobili, Anna
nobilidm.unipi.it
University of Pisa, Dpt. Physics 'E. Fermi'
Galileo Galilei-GG
41 Jorgensen, John
jljspace.dtu.dk
DTU-Space
Sidereal gradiometer mission
42 Swinyard, Bruce
b.swinyarducl.ac.uk
University College London
Planetary Spectroscopy Interferometer
43 Harri, Ari-Matti
Ari-Matti.Harrifmi.fi
Finnish Meteorological Institute
MetNet Lander and Orbiter Mission to Mars (MET-OMM)
44 Davis, Christopher
chris.davisstfc.ac.uk
RAL Space
Solar Transient Outlying Reconnaissance Mission (STORM)
45 Amati, Lorenzo
amatiiasfbo.inaf.it
INAF - IASF Bologna
GAME - GRB and All-sky Monitor Experiment
46 Aspelmeyer, Markus
markus.aspelmeyerunivie.ac.at
University of Vienna
Microscopic Quantum Resonators (MIQRO)
47 Caroli, Ezio
caroliiasfbo.inaf.it
INAF - IASF Bologna
X-POSIT
48 Zhukov, Andrei
Andrei.Zhukovsidc.be
Royal Observatory of Belgium
SIGMA - Solar Investigation using a Global coronal MAgnetograph
49 Damé, Luc
luc.damelatmos.ipsl.fr
LATMOS/IPSL/CNRS/UVSQ
Space Weather and Ultraviolet Solar Variability (SWUSV) Microsatellite Mission
50 Petitfils, Enguerran
enguerran.petitfilshemera-system.fr
Hemera System
Mission dedicated to Ionosphere measurement and Technology evaluation
51 Ward, Kim
kim.wardstfc.ac.uk
STFC - RAL Space
MIDAS
52 Belitsky, Victor
victor.belitskychalmers.se
Earth and Space Sciences
Heterodyne Instrument for Herschel HIFI Follow up
53 Campana, Sergio
sergio.campanabrera.inaf.it
INAF - Osservatorio astronomico di Brera
The Synoptic Survey from Space (SSS) mission
54 Orosei, Roberto
roberto.oroseiinaf.it
Istituto Nazionale di Astrofisica
Missione Altimetrica Gravimetrica geochImica lunAre - MAGIA
55 Hernanz, Margarida
pvbcesr.fr
Institut de Ciencies de l'Espai (CSIC-IEEC)
A Focusing Telescope for Nuclear Astrophysics
56 Fazakerley, Andrew
anfmssl.ucl.ac.uk
University College London, MSSL
Auroral Arc Evolution Explorers (AUREX)
57 Von Ballmoos, Peter
pvbirap.omp.eu
Institut de Recherche en Astrophysique et Planétologie (IRAP)
A Formation Flying Fresnel Lens for X/Gamma-Ray Astronomy
58 Osborne, Julian
julian.osborneleicester.ac.uk
University of Leicester
A-STAR
59 Biesbroek, Robin
robin.biesbroekesa.int
ESA
S-LUNA
61 Tavani, Marco
pi.agileiasf-roma.inaf.it
INAF
GAMMA-LIGHT
62 Foing, Bernard
b.h.foingvu.nl
Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam & ESTEC
SMART+
65 Anagnostopoulos, Georgios
ganagnoee.duth.gr
Demokritos University of Thrace
Validation of the Lithosphere-Atmosphere-Ionosphere-Magnetosphere Coupling Concept Associated with great (M>4.5) Earthquakes by using low orbit satellite observations
66 Drinis, John
ydrinisalgosystems.gr
Algosystems
ESA S-Class Mission
68 Rigatos, Gerasimos
grigatisi.gr
Industrial Systems Institute
ESA S-Class Mission
69 Bombardelli, Claudio
claudio.bombardelliupm.es
Technical University of Madrid
S-class mission to a nearby asteroid
70 Ursin, Rupert
rupert.ursinunivie.ac.at
IQOQI
Space-QUEST
71 Malbet, Fabien
Fabien.Malbetobs.ujf-grenoble.fr
IPAG
micro-NEAT: a high precision astrometry mission to identify the high-mass planets around nearby stars
72 Sarris, Theodoros
tsarrisathena-spu.gr
ATHENA-SPU
Low-Flying Spacecraft 'Daedalus'
73 Ciufolini, Lgnazio
ignazio.ciufoliniunisalento.it
Università del Salento
Testing General Relativity with laser ranged satellites
74 Baratoux, David
david.baratouxirap.omp.eu
Université de Toulouse, UPS-OMP, IRAP
Space-based observatory for optical monitoring of meteoroids colliding with the Earth


Last Update: 16 April 2012

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