ENDURANCE Team at Lake Bonney, Antarctica
From left to right: Bill, Chris, Vickie, Annika, Bart, Kristof, Shilpa, John, Peter (standing in back), Bob, and Maciej.
Dr. Peter Doran is the Principal Investigator for the Endurance project. He has been studying the lakes in the Antarctic Dry Valleys for 15 years and is a professor at the University of Illinois, Chicago.
Dr. Bill Stone is a Co-Investigator for Endurance. He is also the president and CEO of Stone Aerospace, the engineering company that designed and built the Endurance vehicle.
Dr. John Priscu is a Co-Investigator from the Montana State University. He has been studying the lakes in the Antarctic Dry Valleys for over 20 years.
Bart Hogan is a mechanical engineer for Stone Aerospace.
Dr. Kristof Richmond is a programmer for Stone Aerospace, focusing on navigation.
Shilpa Gulati is a programmer for Stone Aerospace, focusing on the system executive and machine vision. She is also a PhD student at University of Texas, Austin.
Chris Flesher is the vehicle manager, programmer, and electronics technician for Stone Aerospace. He is a Masters student at UT Austin.
Bob Kenworthy is an electronics technician for Stone Aerospace.
Vickie Siegel is a vehicle technician and logistics manager for Stone Aerospace.
Maciej Obryk is a graduate student at UIC.
Annika Taylor is a Masters student at UIC.