Scientific Advisory Board

A Scientific Advisory Board of highly distinguished lawyers and legal practitioners has been established to oversee the scientific standards of the Commentary. Its members are:
    • Professor (International Law and Organization), University of Padua, Italy
  • Prof. Dr. Karl-Heinz Böckstiegel, Bergisch-Gladbach, Germany
    • Professor Emeritus, Faculty of Law, University of Cologne and President of the German Association for International Law
  • Prof. Dr. Jonathan Galloway, Burlington, Vermont, USA
    • Professor Emeritus, Lake Forest College and Honorary Director, International Institute of Space Law
  • Judge Gilbert Guillaume, Neuilly-sur-Seine, France
    • Former President and Member of the Court, International Court of Justice
  • Prof. Peter P.C. Haanappel, Leiden, Netherlands
    • Professor Emeritus, International Institute of Air and Space Law, Leiden University
    • Ambassador and Former Chairperson, United Nations Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space
  • Dr. Nandasiri Jasentuliyana, Corona Hills, California, USA
    • President Emeritus, International Institute of Space Law and Former Director, United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs
  • Prof. Dr. Vladimír Kopal, Prague, Czech Republic
    • Professor Emeritus of Law, University of Pilsen, Czech Republic, and General Counsel, International Astronautical Federation
  • Judge Abdul Koroma, The Hague, Netherlands
    • Former Member of the Court, International Court of Justice
    • Former President, European Centre for Space Law and Former Legal Adviser, European Space Agency
  • Prof. José Monserrat Filho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    • Head, International Cooperation Affairs, Brazilian Ministry of Science and Technology
  • Judge Vladlen Vereshchetin, The Hague, Netherlands
    • Former Member of the Court, International Court of Justice