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Topical Issue “Space Weather Instrumentation”, deadline 31 May 2020

The Journal of Space Weather and Space Climate (JSWSC) opens a Topical Issue on “Space Weather Instrumentation” to appear in 2020/2021.

Space weather research, forecasting and operations rely on measurements and observations generated by specialized sensors and instrumentation. The purpose of this Topical Issue is to provide a forum dedicated to Space Weather Instrumentation questions and concepts.… continue to the full article

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SOLARNET Access Programme – call for proposals for the Piz Daint supercomputer

Proposals are hereby invited under the SOLARNET Trans-National Access Programme for computing time at the Piz Daint supercomputer at CSCS, Switzerland, https://www.cscs.ch/computers/piz-daint. The proposed scientific projects should be relevant for high-resolution solar physics.

Proposals will be handled by the EAST TAC, a common European time allocation committee.… continue to the full article

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Zoom link for the 2nd UK-based Solar Online Seminar Series – UK-SOSS.

We are pleased to announce the second UK-based Solar Online Seminar Series – UK-SOSS.

The 2nd seminar will be held on: 21st of April, 2020, 11:00 am (UK time)
Speaker: Prof. Sarah Matthews (University College London)
Title: Probing energy release and transport in explosive events
Zoom link: https://zoom.us/j/312324744

Abstract: The magnetic field of the corona stores the energy that is released via magnetic reconnection during solar flares and coronal mass ejections (CMEs).… continue to the full article

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Please sign up for Solar Online Seminar Series – UK-SOSS newsletter

Dear Colleague,

We have now set up our new mail address (uk-soss@jiscmail.ac.uk) to inform and keep you updated about the upcoming talks on the UK-based Solar Online Seminar Series – UK-SOSS.

You can subscribe to the UK-SOSS newsletter on this link:
https://www.jiscmail.ac.uk/cgi-bin/webadmin?SUBED1=UK-SOSS&A=1

Best Regards,
Marianna Korsos (University of Aberystwyth), JiaJia Liu (University of Sheffield) and Chris Nelson (Queen’s University Belfast )… continue to the full article

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The next UK-based Solar Online Seminar Series – UK-SOSS

We are pleased to announce the second and the third UK-based Solar Online Seminar Series – UK-SOSS.

The 2nd seminar will be held on: 21st of April, 2020, 11:00 am (UK time)
Speaker: Prof. Sarah Matthews (University College London)
Title: Probing energy release and transport in explosive events

Abstract: The magnetic field of the corona stores the energy that is released via magnetic reconnection during solar flares and coronal mass ejections (CMEs).… continue to the full article

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PATT Call for Proposals for the Liverpool Telescope – Change to Proposal Deadline

The deadline for submission of proposals has been delayed to 23:59 GMT on Thursday 30th April 2020.

The Liverpool Telescope is a 2.0 metre fully robotic facility sited at Observatorio del Roque de Los Muchachos, La Palma, Canary Islands. The Liverpool Telescope Time Allocation Committee is now accepting proposals for PATT time for observations in Semester 2020B (1st Jul 2020 – 28th Feb 2021).… continue to the full article

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Pre-announcement: SWIMMR SPF (Space Weather Instrumentation, Measurement, Modelling and Risk)

STFC will shortly begin inviting proposals in a series of funding Calls, as part of the UKRI Space Weather Instrumentation, Measurement, Modelling and Risk (SWIMMR) programme.

SWIMMR will develop and deploy new instruments, models and services to support the UK space weather community, the Met Office Space Weather Operations Centre and the end users of its products and services.… continue to the full article

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