The 4th user meeting for the EISCAT_3D project took place in Uppsala, Sweden, on May 23-25, 2012. Its focus was on planning for the Science of the EISCAT_3D project, particularly emphasising Space Weather.
For more detailed information, please check the meeting web-site at:
The programme contained the following presentations, most of them available for download by clicking the title:
Call for papers: JASTP special issue High-Latitude Geospace Environment studied by Incoherent Scatter Radars
Quest Editors Dr. Esa Turunen, EISCAT Sweden, Prof. Ruiyuan Liu, PRIC China, Prof. Jian Wu, CRIRP China.
Deadline of manuscript submission 31.12.2011 15.02.2012
EISCAT participates in two new consortia funded by the European Union through Framework Programme 7. The projects ESPAS, serving space weather and Sun-climate studies, and ENVRI, a e-infrastructure related project for the environmental ESFRI projects, recently had their kick-off meetings at the Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia in Rome, Italy, on 10-11 November and 23-25 November 2011, respectively.
The name of the IMPRES project stands for European Integrated Research Infrastructures for Monitoring and Predicting Space Weather. The IMPRES project aims at integrating the key research infrastructures in Europe for the observation and study of the ionosphere and magnetosphere.
For more information see the The IMPRES project web page at:
The central vision of the IMPRES proposal is: