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THE TEAM
[This is a partial list that is updated often.]

HONORS

Expedition Dedication
The Fourteen Men#
Heard Island 1947

DXpedition Dedication
Jim and Kirsti Smith#+
Heard Island 1983

Honorary Expedition Leader
Jean-Michel Cousteau+
Ocean Futures

Honorary DXpedition Leader
Prof. Joseph H. Taylor
Princeton, Nobel Prize Physics


ADVISORY BOARD

Heard Island
Dr. Grahame M. Budd#+
Australia, Explorer of Heard Island

Fundraising
Dr. Donald Walsh+
USA, Oceanographer, Explorer

Expeditions
Dr. Alan Nichols
President, Explorers Club

Fundraising
Yasuo "Zorro" Miyazawa
Japan, JH1AJT

Financial and Legal
Dr. Anders Jepsen
Explorers Club

International Cybervolunteers
Viola Krebs
ICVolunteers


ONSITE


Organizer, Expedition Leader
Dr. Robert W. Schmieder*#+
Cordell Expeditions, USA

Operations
Adam Brown*+
USA

Field Science
Dr. Eric Woehler*#+
Australia (Tasmania)

Climate change
Prof. Paul Mayewski*+
University of Maine, USA

Glaciology
Dr. Gino Casassa*+
Chile

Paleolimology and Phytoplankton Ecology
Prof. Jasmine Saros*+
University of Maine, USA

Paleoecology and Plant Ecology
Prof. Jacquelyn Gill*+
University of Maine, USA

Geology
Jodi Fox*+
University of Tasmania, USA

Exploratory
Fred Belton*
Engineer, mathermatics instructor

Exploratory
Benjamin Weiland*
USA

Exploratory
Louis-Philippe Loncke*+
Belgium

Mountaineering
Damien Gildea*+
Australia

Mountaineering
Camilo Rada*+
Chile

Volcanology, glaciology
Dr. Hugo Delgado Granados*
University of Mexico, Mexico

Volcanology, glaciology
José Manuel Alvarez-Nieves*
University of Mexico, Mexico

Co-organizer
Rich Holoch*
USA,

Video anf film documentation
Wolfgang Meschede*
Germany

Health and Welfare
Eleanor Forbes*
Scotland

Data documentation
Joan Boothe*+
USA, Explorers Club


The Amateur Radio Operation

During the stay on Heard Island, we will carry out a full-service all-band, all-mode amateur radio operation using the callsign VKØEK. At the present time the radio team is being completely re-organized. Please see the note on the NEWS page.


OFFSITE

Software development
Peter Bourget, W6OP
USA

Radio propagation modeling
Dean Straw, N6BV
USA

Antennas
Tom Schiller, N6BT
USA

Antennas
Bill Hein, AA7XT
USA

Local team - California
Jim Nicastro, KI6SDF
USA

Local team - California
Jack Burris, K6JEB
USA

Local team - California
Peter Hoffman, W6DEI
USA

Local team - California
Jim Colletto, N6TQ
USA

Local team - California
Edwardo Gonzales-Fuentes, K6EGF
USA

Local team - California
Aaron Williamson
USA

Local team - South Africa
Pierre Tromp, ZS1HF+
Worcester, South Africa

Local team - South Africa
Malcolm De Beer, ZS6MAL
Johannesburg, South Africa

WiFi development
Ed Cox, KE3D
USA

Planning
Katrina Hardt-Holoch
USA

Biology
Prof. Harold Heatwole#+
North Carolina State University

Biology
Prof. William Miller
Baker University

Microfauna
Dr. Mary McGann
U. S. Geological Survey

Macroflora
Dr. Robert Anderson
University of Michigan

Microbiology
Dr. Rocco Mancinelli
NASA

Chief Pilot Relay
John Miller, K6MM
USA

Education Outreach
Prof. Christopher Wells
USA, N9LXR


* Onsite participant. #Previous Heard Island Expedition. +Other Antarctic expedition(s).

CORDELL EXPEDITIONS
Robert W. Schmieder, PhD
4295 Walnut Blvd.
Walnut Creek, California 94596 USA

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