About IXPE

IXPE Partners, Institutions, Responsibilities

NASA/Marshall Space Flight Center (MSFC)

Ball Aerospace

PI team, project management, S&MA oversight, mirror module fabrication, X-ray calibration, science operations, and data analysis and archiving Spacecraft, payload structure, payload, and observatory I&T

Agenzia Spaziale Italiana (ASI)

Istituto di Astrofisica e Planetologia Spaziali (IAPS)

Detector system funding, ground station Polarization-sensitive imaging detector systems

Istituto Nazionale di Astrofisica (INAF) 

Istituto Nazionale di Fisica Nucleare (INFN)

Polarization-sensitive imaging detector systems Polarization-sensitive imaging detector systems

University of Colorado Boulder (CU) 

Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics (LASP)

Mission operations Mission operations

Stanford University 

University of Roma Tre

Scientific Theory Scientific Theory

McGill University

MIT Kavli Institute (MKI) for Astrophysics and Space Research

Science Working Group Co-Chair