CYGNSS Mission Teams

CYGNSS Team Photos (click to enlarge)

Photo of CYGNSS Science Team in Ann Arbor, MI, Oct 2015 Ann Arbor, MI, Oct 2015
Photo of CYGNSS Science Team in San Antonio, TX, Jan 2014 San Antonio, TX, Jan 2014
Photo of CYGNSS Science Team. Miami, FL, Feb 2013
Photo of CYGNSS Science Team. Ann Arbor, MI, Sep 2012

Project Team

  • Chris Ruf, UM (Principal Investigator)
  • Rick Baker, UM (Business Manager)
  • Steve Musko, UM (Science Operations Lead)
  • Traci Case, SWRI (Project Manager)
  • Jillian Redfern, SWRI (Mission Operations Lead)

Science Team

  • Robert Atlas, NOAA/AOML (Co-Investigator)
  • Paul Chang, NOAA/NESDIS (Co-Investigator)
  • Maria-Paola Clarizia, Univ. of Southampton UK (Co-Investigator)
  • James Garrison, Purdue Univ. (Co-Investigator)
  • Scott Gleason, SwRI (Instrument Scientist)
  • Zorana Jelenak , NOAA/NESDIS (Co-Investigator)
  • Joel Johnson, Ohio State Univ. (Co-Investigator)
  • Stephen Katzberg, NASA Langley (Co-Investigator)
  • Sharan Majumdar, Univ. of Miami (Co-Investigator)
  • Darren McKague, UM (Cal/Val Scientist)
  • Derek Posselt, JPL (Co-Investigator)
  • Aaron Ridley, UM (Constellation Scientist)
  • Valery Zavorotny, NOAA/ESRL (Co-Investigator)

Administrative Contact



NASA Ames Research Center
University of Michigan
Southwest Research Institute of Texas
Surrey Satellite Technology of Colorado