• Patrice Bouchet

    Patrice Bouchet

  • French PhD. in Astrophysics and Space Techniques, Master in Philosophy, author of varied books and scientific publications, discoverer of Neptune´s rings, his extensive infrared observations of Supernova SN 1987A and the Extinction Law for the Small Magellanic Cloud. Lived in Chile for 30 years, while working for ESO and CTIO/Gemini. Today he is Research Director of the “Commission for Atomic Energy and Alternative Energies” in France. He is Chief of the European Expertise Center for the MIRI Instrument of the James Webb Space Telescope. Minor Planet, Asteroid MP4313 is named after him.
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  • Ph.D. in Physics and Master in Astronomy (U. of Berlin) and Ph.D. in Philosophy from the U. Adolfo Ibáñez, Master in Humanities with mention in Philosophy, Literature and Art from the U. Adolfo Ibáñez. President and founder of Sociedad Lunar. Awarded the Avonni National Prize with mention in Environment in 2016.
  • Luis Paredes

    Luis Paredes

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Patrice Bouchet: International Astronomical Union - Biography