COBE People List

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Below are connections to the various teams and groups working on COBE and a full list of COBE personnel. This list of people and organization that contributed to COBE can be found as an appendix of the book Wrinkles in Time written by George Smoot and Keay Davidson.

This is an attempt to save some historical information about COBE and the teams of people that were responsible. Please send comments, corrections, additional links, photographs, etc to George Smoot at e-mail: or via G. Smoot, MS 50-5005, Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory, 1 Cyclotron Rd, Berkeley, CA 94720.

The Various Teams:

The COBE Science Working Group
The DMR team
The DIRBE team
The FIRAS team
The Operations team