December 23, 2016


Funding for the operation of CASSIOPE/e-POP has been provided by the European Space Agency through the Third Party Missions Program.
Funding for e-POP data analysis is provided by the Canadian Space Agency.

Funding for the development, building, and launch of CASSIOPE/e-POP has been provided by the Canadian Space Agency and the Industrial Technology Office of Canada through the Technology Partnerships Canada (TPC) program.

The CASSIOPE/e-POP project is a collaborative effort of researchers from several Canadian and foreign universities and research institutes, as well as Canadian industry.

The e-POP Science Team is composed of members from the following universities and research organizations:

University of Calgary University of New Brunswick University of Alberta
University of Saskatchewan University of Western Ontario York University
Athabasca University University of British Columbia Royal Military College of Canada
Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency U.S. Naval Research Laboratory University of New Hampshire

Industrial partners that have participated in the CASSIOPE program include:

MDA Magellean Aerospace Burley Scientific COM DEV
(a division of Honeywell)
Magnametrics MEISEI SpaceX Keo Scientific
Coastal Optical Design
(now JENOPTIK Optical Systems, Inc.)
Bennest Enterprises Narod Geophysics Routes Astroengineering