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First image of comet Churyumov-Gerasimenko by the CIVA camera of Rosetta’s Philae lander

Jean-Luc Josset, Former Project Manager at CSEM of the Rosetta Philae CIVA cameras development (funded by CNES) delivered to Institut d’Astrophysique Spatiale (IAS France) PI J.-P. Bibring

Jean-Luc Josset takes this opportunity to thank and congratulate all the collaborators working for this project at that time at Centre Suisse d’Electronique et Microtechnique (CSEM) (some are still at CSEM) and our key partners at that time such as:

Fisba Optik SA, Petitpierre SA, Thomson in France (DOI -> Today 3D-Plus and Thomson Grenoble -> Today e2v); …

Rosetta/Philae/CIVA micro-cameras development history