5th EISCAT_3D User Meeting in Uppsala, Sweden, on May 6-8, 2013

The 5th EISCAT_3D User Meeting took place in Uppsala, Sweden, on May 6-8, 2013.

Group photo at the 5th EISCAT_3D Users Meeting

For more information please see the meeting web page:

The programme contained the following presentations, most of them available for download by clicking the title:

Data Analysis and Management and EISCAT_3D
Welcome to the 5th EISCAT_3D User Meeting (Craig Heinselman)
Nordic and European Infrastructure collaborations, European Grid Infrastructure (EGI) and the Nordic e-Infrastructure Collaboration (NeIC) (Jacko Koster)
EUDAT - Towards a pan-European Collaborative Data Infrastructure (Damien Lecarpentier)
EISCAT_3D Data Challenges (Mats Nylén)
LPI - Lag Profile Inversion package for EISCAT_3D (Ilkka Virtanen)
EISCAT Data Analysis and the Madrigal Data Base (Ingemar Häggström)
EISCAT Data Analysis, -base, Tools and Procedures at NIPR (Yasunobu Ogawa)
Space Physics Data Bases (Stephan Buchert)
The Near-Earth Space Data Infrastructure for E-Science (ESPAS) EU FP7 project (Carl-Fredrik Enell)
COOPEUS - Cooperation between EU and US environmental research infrastructures (Anders Tjulin)
Splinter sessions:
EISCAT data formats, collaboration with other IS radars, future of Madrigal?
Technical design work
EISCAT host institutions' meeting
General EISCAT and EISCAT_3D Science: New results and future plans
KAIRA: Progress, Status and Plans (Derek McKay-Bukowski)
Scintillation Studies: Updates and New Perspectives (Richard Fallows)
Radio astronomy with E3D (Tobia Carozzi)
Heating with EISCAT_3D (Mike Rietveld)
Experiment modes for various science applications in EISCAT_3D (Ian McCrea)
Solutions for 'EISCAT_3D digital signal processing' (Markku Lehtinen)
Some Notes on Statistically Equivalent Radar Experiments (Lassi Roininen)
Birkeland Centre for Space Science (Kjellmar Oksavik)
Satellite–ground-based coordination for understanding magnetosphere-ionosphere coupling (Anita Aikio)
Multi-point Studies of the Auroral Acceleration Region (Göran Marklund)
Cluster observations related to ionospheric density depletions (Tomas Karlsson)
New high-accuracy determination of range and range rate of satellites from EISCAT radar data (Jussi Markkanen)
Physical characterization of asteroids and space debris using active radar remote sensing (Jenni Virtanen)
Physical properties of meteoroids based on observations (Maria Gritsevich)
Meteors with EISCAT_3D: operational aspects (Johan Kero)
Mysterious UHF backscatter enhancements on the topside ionosphere caused by Heating (Mike Rietveld)
Monitoring relativistic electron precipitation into atmosphere (Esa Turunen)
Importance of Waves on the Polar Winter Stratosphere (Farahnaz Khosrawi)
EISCAT_3D Preparatory Phase project: status, site selection. Discussion of future actions by the user community
e-IRG (Sverker Holmgren)
Mutual coupling effects and optimum architecture of a sparse antenna array (Irina Tecşor)
EISCAT_3D Preparatory Phase Project Status (Ingrid Mann)
National activities for EISCAT_3D
Norway (Cesar La Hoz)
Sweden (Johan Kero)
Finland (Anita Aikio)
Japan (Yasunobu Ogawa)
United Kingdom (Ian McCrea)
E3D site selection (Björn Gustavsson)
Discussion of site selection and related matters