Jiang Jie is a professor and Ph.D. advisor at Beihang University, Beijing, China. In 2007, she received her Ph.D. in Astrophysics from the National Astronomic Observatories of the Chinese Academy of Sciences. Her research focuses on the physical forecast and generation mechanism of the solar magnetic cycle, its long-term changes and effects on the heliospheric magnetic field, as well as stellar magnetic activities.
Takehiko Satoh is a professor at the Department of Solar System Sciences, Institute of Space and Astronautical Science (ISAS), Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA). After receiving his PhD from the Science University of Tokyo in 1992, he started his study of Jupiter's infrared auroras, magnetospheric, and atmospheric activities.
Shi Jiancheng (Fellow, IEEE) received the B.S in Hydrological Geology and Geological Engineering from the University of Lanzhou, China, in 1982, and his M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Geography from the University of California at Santa Barbara (UCSB), CA, USA, in 1987 and 1991, respectively.
Dr. Maurizio Falanga received his degree in Theoretical Physics and Astronomy at the University of Basel, Switzerland. Afterward, he obtained his Ph.D. degree in Astrophysics from the University of Rome “La Sapienza”. After his Ph.D., he held various Post-doc positions, e.g., CEA-Saclay, Service d’Astrophysique (High Energy Division), Paris.
Dr. Ekkehard Kuehrt obtained his Ph.D. degree in Physics at the Humboldt-University Berlin, Germany. He held postdoc positions at the East-German Institute of Cosmic Research, at the Max-Planck Institute of Aeronomy in Lindau, and the Southwest Research Institute in San Antonio, Texas. From 1997 to 2020 he was the Head of the Asteroids & Comets Department at the Institute of Planetary Research of German Aerospace Center (DLR) in Berlin.