Our team 

ALEJANDRO SÁNCHEZ

Project leader
PhD. in Astrophysics Alejandro’s thesis on light pollution was the beginning of this project. He is currently working for IAA.

LUCÍA GARCÍA

Project manager
Physicist. Her experience on radio and TV is a great resource, and now she is leading Cities at Night project image.

JAIME ZAMORANO

PhD. Astrophysics
Jaime Zamorano is a professional astronomer and astrophysics professor at the Departamento de Astrofísica y CC. de la Atmósfera at UCM.

JESÚS GALLEGO

PhD. Astrophysics
Professional astronomer and astrophysics professor at UCM.

JOSÉ GÓMEZ

Physicist and engineer
Information systems consultant at ADIF. Geographic information systems specialist.

DANIEL LOMBRAÑA

Computer engineer
PhD on Parallel Genetic Programming on Volunteer Desktop Grids.

PACO OCAÑA

Astrophysicist
Currently working as System Engineer for the ESA GSTP project: Test-Bed Telescopes, to provide two robotic telescopes for surveillance of satellites, space debris and NEOs.

SERGIO PASCUAL

PHD. Astrophysics and SW Engineer
Astrophysics post doc at Universidad Complutense de Madrid

 

 

Pictures credit 

All images have been taken by astronauts from NASA, CSA-ASC, ESA, ROSCOSMOS and JAXA. You can find the original pictures on Gateway to astronaut photography of Earth:

  •  Gateway 
  • All Cities At Night website content has been developed by volunteers for outreach and scientific research. They can be used for that proposes by citation of the project.

    Creative Commons License. Georeferenced Cities at Night images from ISS por Alejandro Sánchez de Miguel et al. Atlas of astronaut photos of Earth at night A&G (2014) is distributed under Creative Commons Non commercial attribution – Share 4.0 International licence.

    Our Partners 

    • Stars4all
    • UCM
    • IAA
    • CEGEP
    • ESA
    • Gateway
    • Google
    • Crodcrafting