Aarhus Universitets segl


From 2002 the Mars group was recognized as a Danish Cooperating Laboratory (RCL) in ESA Mars Express context.

  Affiliation     Cooperation  
Dr. Niels Harrit, Department of Chemistry, University of Copenhagen (and Symbion) Fluorescence-experiments
Morten Bo Madsen, Niels Bohr Institute, University of Copenhagen Surface materials and surface processes. Magnetic properties of dust and soil. Simple instruments to enhance value of advanced instruments. Calibration of spectral data.
Dr. Helmut Lammer, Space Research Institute, Austrian Academy of Sciences, Graz Mars sample analogue spectroscopy
Professor Örn Helgason, Professor Sigurdur Steinpósson, Dr. Leó Kristjánsson, Science Institute, University of Iceland, Reykjavík Mössbauer spectroscopy, mineralogy, paleomagnetism
Assoc. prof. Christian Bender Koch, Department of Chemistry University of Copenhagen Mössbauer spectroscopy, mineralogy
Dr. Niels Óskarsson, The Nordic Volcanological Institute, Reykjavík

Volcanic material mineralogy

Charles Cockell, British Antarctic Survey, UK Bacterial response to UV radiation
Frances Westall, CNRS, France Fossilization of microorganisms
Dirk Schulze-Makuch, Zentrum für Astronomie und Astrophysik, Technische Universität Berlin Survival and activity of Microbes in Martian surface soil
Ralf Möller, DLR Cologne Effect of saltation on spore survival
Walter Goetz, Max-Planck-Institute für Sonnensystemforschung, Göttingen Effect of saltation on spore survival. Mars mineralogy and collaborator on ChemCam, an instrument on NASA's Curiosity rover. Scientist on the MOMA project on ESA's ExoMars mission.
Hellenic Technology of Robotics; Athens, Grece DUSTER project. Dust removal from solar cells
European Space Agency; ESTEC, The Netherlands Wind tunnel and dust technology
National High Magnetic Field Laboratory (http://nationalmaglab.org) NMR analyses on methane/mineral bonds
Association Culturale Italien Mars Society ERAS, European Mars Analogue Station
Kayser Threde GmbH, München Dust support and Wind tunnel tests
Inge Loews ten Kate, Dept. of Earth Sciences, Utrecht University, The Netherlands Mars Organic Components
Samuel Kounaves, Department of Chemistry, Tufts University, USA Perchlorate in Martian surface materials
Tue Hassenkam, Nano-Science Center, Department of Chemistry, Copenhagen University Carbon compounds on mineral surfaces. Mars meteorite internal surfaces.
Hans Jørgen Jacobsen, Institute of Chemistry and iNANO, Aarhus University NMR spectroscopy