The Planck Team
The Planck mission is an international venture, lead by the European Space Agency (ESA). There are collaborators from all over Europe and Northern America, with the total number of people involved running into several hundreds. In the UK, the institutions involved in the design, construction and operation of Planck are:
- Cardiff University
- Imperial College
- Rutherford Appleton Laboratory
- University of Cambridge
- University of Manchester
As well as the above institutions, scientists from several other UK institutions will be also be working on the analysis of Planck data, including University of Oxford, University College London and University of Sussex.
A number of UK companies were involved in the construction of Planck hardware:
The other international partners involved in Planck are from a large number of institutions in France, Italy, Canada, Spain, The United States, Germany, the Netherlands, Switzerland, Sweden, Ireland and Denmark.
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