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Working group Affiliation Subject
Karl Menten Max Planck Institute for Radioastronomy, Bonn Sub-mm astronomy
Axel Klein Anorganic Chemistry, Universtity of Cologne Preparation of precursor molecules for spectroscopy, interstellar molecules, small metal containing molecules
Jürgen Gauß Theoretical Chemistry, University Mainz High-level quantum calculations, determination of rotational constants
Boris Dumesh Physics Department, Troitsk, Russia OROTRON spectroscopy: technological development of intracavity spectroscopy, vdW clusters, carbonaceous species
Dimitri Paveliev Radiophysics Institute, Novgorod State University, Russia Superlattice devices, fabrication

Michael C. McCarthy

Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics

High-resolution FTMW and mm/sub-mm wave spectroscopy of transient molecules
John Pearson JPL, Pasadena High-resolution mm and sub-mm spectroscopy on complex molecules
Koichi Yamada AIST, Tsukuba, Japan High-resolution spectroscopy, analysis of molecular data
Keiichi Tanaka Physical Chemistry, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan High-resolution spectroscopy, small metal containing molecules (JADE project)
Dominik Marx Theoretical Chemistry, University Bochum Theoretical interpretation of IR and FIR spectra of transient molecules, e.g. CH5+, weakly bound molecular complexes
Britta Redlich,
Jos Oomens
FOM Rijnhuizen, Utrecht IR and FIR experiments with the free electron laser FELIX
Stephan Schiller Physics Department, University Düsseldorf Cold molecules, traps, collisions
Dieter Gerlich Physics Department, University of Technology Chemnitz Ion trapping
Christine Joblin University of Toulouse Ion trapping, spectroscopy of PAH molecules
Ewine van Dishoeck,
Harold Linnartz
Leiden Observatory Astrochemistry, ice chemistry
IR spectroscopy on carbon chains
Jens-Uwe Grabow Physical Chemistry, University Hannover mm spectroscopy on corannulene
Alain Barbe,
Vladimir Tyuterev
Physical Department, University Reims weak lines of Ozone
LEA HiRes Network France, Belgium, Germany High-resolution spectroscopy for atmospheric purposes and astrophysics
QUASAAR Network France, Belgium, Germany, UK, Switzerland, Hungary, Slovakia, Czech Republic, Finland Quantitative spectroscopy for atmospheric and astrophysical research
Molecular Universe Network France, Germany, UK, Switzerland, Italy, The Netherlands, Poland, Sweden Molecules in space