Zone Archive

There’s links here to all the Astro Support Team in all the zones we’ve run since October 2015.

Each column can be reordered (click on the title). Or you can always use CTRL-F to search for a particular scientist, topic or zone.

Name Institute About me and my work Zone name Date
Steve PriceAirbus Defence and SpaceHelping shape the futureChristmas LecturesChristmas 2015
Jean-François ClervoyEuropean Space AgencyEuropean Space Agency astronautChristmas LecturesChristmas 2015
Adrianos Golemis32 Marine Support Battalion, Greek ArmyMedical Doctor, medical researcher at the Antarctic Concordia Station space analogue (2014)Christmas LecturesChristmas 2015
Shefali SharmaOxford Space SystemsI am a rocket scientist and I work with the guys who make spacecrafts 🙂Christmas LecturesChristmas 2015
Beth HealyEuropean Space AgencyI’m a medical doctor working in Antarctica as a researcher for the European Space Agency on ‘White Mars’.Christmas LecturesChristmas 2015
Camilla WeissSSTL – Surrey Satellite Technology LtdI build spacecraft!Christmas LecturesChristmas 2015
Claudie HaignereEuropean Space AgencyI’m a European astronaut, and I was the first French woman in space. Christmas LecturesChristmas 2015
Delma ChildersUniversity of Edinburgh – School of Physics and AstronomyI investigate how some of the smallest forms of life (bacteria) adapt and grow in space.Christmas LecturesChristmas 2015
Floris Van Den BergEuropean Space AgencyResearch Doctor in Antarctica for the European Space AgencyChristmas LecturesChristmas 2015
Andrew PitsillidesChristmas LecturesChristmas 2015
Jonathan ScottI’m employed by Wyle GmbH, but I am contracted full-time to ESA’s European Astronaut CentreWhen I was 5 years old I wanted to be an astronaut; 30 years later I now work with astronauts, identifying ways to make their missions safer and more productiveChristmas LecturesChristmas 2015
Julia AttiasKing’s College LondonI’m a PhD student at King’s College London researching into ways that will help to protect astronauts bodies in spaceChristmas LecturesChristmas 2015
Katie HassellAirbus Defence and SpaceNot too hot, not too cold, just rightChristmas LecturesChristmas 2015
Kevin FongRoyal InstitutionI spend my time exploring and learning about different systems and searching for ways to do risky things more safelyChristmas LecturesChristmas 2015
Michaela MusilovaMission Control Space Services Inc. & Slovak Organisation for Space ActivitiesI’m an astrobiologist, extremophile scientist and Martian analogue astronaut Christmas LecturesChristmas 2015
Nigel MarleyChristmas LecturesChristmas 2015
Olympia BrownI run the CHRISTMAS LECTURES at the Royal InstitutionChristmas LecturesChristmas 2015
Rochelle VelhoNHSI am a medical doctor that works in the emergency department with research that combines space medicine and intensive care medicine. Christmas LecturesChristmas 2015
Jon FarrowRoyal InstitutionCHRISTMAS LECTURES Assistant at the Royal Insitution – helped to coordinate all the demonstrations and guests.Christmas LecturesChristmas 2015
Tom MorseSTFC RAL SpaceI build experiments and cameras to send into Space!Training ZoneOctober 2015
Beth HealeyEuropean Space Agency I’m a medical doctor working in Antarctica as a researcher for the European Space Agency on ‘White Mars’. Training ZoneOctober 2015
Columbus Flight Directors -Libby: UK Space Agency; -Sergio and Simon: Airbus Defence and SpaceWe lead Mission Control in Munich, to look after the Columbus Module and the ISS crew!Training ZoneOctober 2015
Jonathan ScottI’m employed by Wyle GmbH, but I am contracted full-time to ESA’s European Astronaut CentreWhen I was 5 years old I wanted to be an astronaut; 30 years later I now work with astronauts, identifying ways to make their missions safer and more productiveTraining ZoneOctober 2015
Anne VisscherRoyal Botanic Gardens, KewThrough my research I try to understand how some plant seeds can survive extreme conditions, such as those found in spaceTraining ZoneOctober 2015
Andrew WinnardNorthumbria University and the UK Space Environments AssociationMeet my awesome space mascot Monkonaut Sam click here I am a Space Scientist and Physiotherapist trying to stop astronauts getting back pain with a device called FREDLaunch ZoneDecember 2015
Alexander FinchThe British Antarctic SurveyI design and build satellites normally, but right now I’m in Antarctica!Launch ZoneDecember 2015
Julia AttiasKing’s College LondonI’m a PhD student at King’s College London researching into ways that will help to protect astronauts bodies in spaceLaunch ZoneDecember 2015
Simon ChallisAirbus Defence and SpaceI’m part of Mission Control in Munich, looking after the Columbus Module and the ISS crew! I will be ‘on-console’ during Tim’s Mission.Launch ZoneDecember 2015
Tim PeakeLaunch ZoneDecember 2015
Delma ChildersUniversity of Edinburgh – School of Physics and AstronomyI investigate how some of the smallest forms of life (bacteria) adapt and grow in space.Launch ZoneDecember 2015
Richard MossAirbus Space Systems in Bremen, GermanyAstronaut TrainerOrbit ZoneMarch 2016
Jenn WadsworthUniversity of EdinburghI’m an Astrobiologist working on microbes that are currently on the International Space Station, looking at how they can survive in space!Orbit ZoneMarch 2016
Floris Van Den BergEuropean Space Agency. Working as research doctor on Antarctica for the European Space Agency (ESA). Upto -80 Celsius & soon 3 months of darkness..Orbit ZoneMarch 2016
Elie AllouisAirbus Defence and SpaceI am a Mission And Robotics Systems Engineer working on Future Planetary robotics mission conceptsOrbit ZoneMarch 2016
Columbus OperationsMarius: DLR. Joao: DLR/INSYEN. Dan: DLR/INSYEN AG. Tom: DLR Ivano: DLR/LSE Space GmbH. Katie: Telespazio VEGA DeutschlandIf you’ve ever seen Apollo 13, and remember all the people on the ground, talking into headsets, staring at telemetry, and fixing problems… Well, that’s our job!Orbit ZoneMarch 2016