The 6th EISCAT_3D User Meeting: Uppsala, 12-14 May 2014

The 6th user meeting for the EISCAT_3D project took place in Uppsala, Sweden, on May 12-14, 2014. The focus of the meeting was on complementary measurements.

Group photo at the 6th EISCAT_3D Users Meeting

For more information please see the meeting web page:

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

Practical information (Stephan Buchert)
Opening and welcome (Craig Heinselman)
Special topic: Complementary measurements and EISCAT_3D
EISCAT_3D science and complementary instrumentation (Ian McCrea)
Complementary measurements — Some ground-based experiences from IRF (Urban Brändström)
ESPAS as a platform for access to EISCAT data and complementary ground-based and satellite observations (Carl-Fredrik Enell)
Spectrographic and multi wavelength optical support for EISCAT_3D (Robert Fear)
What can multi-constellation GNSS measurements do for EISCAT_3D? (Kjellmar Oksavik)
Heating experiments as a complement to EISCAT measurements (Mike Rietveld)
Simultaneous observations of polar mesosphere summer/winter echoes with EISCAT and MST radars (Evgenia Belova)
MIRACLE optical measurements (Noora Partamies)
Japanese plans of ground-based and in-situ measurements related to EISCAT_3D (movie) (Yasunobu Ogawa)
SEAM: Small Explorer for Advanced Missions (Nickolay Ivchenko)
Swarm satellites and IS radar, a global 2 1/2-d instrument for the ionosphere (Stephan Buchert)
General EISCAT and EISCAT_3D science: New results and future plans
EISCAT_3D Science Case - Future challenges (Anita Aikio)
Probing the ionosphere with broadband low-frequency observations of ionospheric scintillation (Richard Fallows)
Benefits of combining ISR and optical data - for improvements of standard ISR data products! (Björn Gustavsson)
Climate relevant couplings between geospace environment and atmosphere (Esa Turunen)
Incoherent scatter measurements with KAIRA and EISCAT VHF (Ilkka Virtanen)
EISCAT UHF quadriphase-coded experiments (Lassi Roininen)
Studies of objects in near-Earth space using optical and radar measurements (Jenni Virtanen)
Photometric and ionization masses of meteors with simultaneousEISCAT UHF radar and intensified video observations (Johan Kero)
COOPEUS: The project and the future (Anders Tjulin)
EISCAT data levels, data products and access: Current EISCAT and EISCAT_3D (Carl-Fredrik Enell)
Big data and EISCAT (Ingemar Häggström)
EISCAT_3D – Dealing with the data, a long term perspective (Mats Nylén)
EISCAT_3D Preparatory Phase project: Current status and future plans
Specifications of a proposed EISCAT_3D digital receiver implementation (Markku Lehtinen)
VHF high band front end (Tomas Tallkvist)
Results from a practical demonstration of EISCAT_3D technology II (Janne Pulkkinen & Jarkko Mäkivaara)
E3D hosts
EISCAT_3D stages (and other things) (Craig Heinselman)
EISCAT_3D Norwegian application: Status report May 2014 (Cesar La Hoz)
Challenges for implementation of EISCAT_3D (Magnus Friberg)
EISCAT_3D Finland (Esa Turunen)
Current status of Japanese EISCAT_3D preparation (Yasunobu Ogawa)
EISCAT_3D: Funding status in the UK (Ian McCrea)
EISCAT_3D Preparatory Phase and thereafter (Ingrid Mann)