AGU SPA Section Newsletters Volume VI – 1999

Table of Contents (Volume VI)

Issue 117 (Dec 29)
Issue 116 (Dec 23) Issue 115 (Dec 21) Issue 114 (Dec 20) Issue 113 (Dec 13)
Issue 112 (Dec 09) Issue 111 (Dec 08) Issue 110 (Dec 07) Issue 109 (Dec 03)
Issue 108 (Dec 01) Issue 107 (Nov 29) Issue 106 (Nov 24) Issue 105 (Nov 22)
Issue 104 (Nov 18) Issue 103 (Nov 16) Issue 102 (Nov 12) Issue 101 (Oct 10)
Issue 100 (Nov 09) Issue 99 (Nov 04) Issue 98 (Nov 02) Issue 97 (Oct 30)
Issue 96 (Oct 28) Issue 95 (Oct 27) Issue 94 (Oct 20) Issue 93 (Oct 19)
Issue 92 (Oct 15) Issue 91 (Oct 13) Issue 90 (Oct 08) Issue 89 (Oct 06)
Issue 88 (Oct 04) Issue 87 (Oct 01) Issue 86 (Sep 28) Issue 85 (Sep 24)
Issue 84 (Sep 22) Issue 83 (Sep 21) Issue 82 (Sep 16) Issue 81 (Sep 15)
Issue 80 (Sep 07) Issue 79 (Sep 02) Issue 78 (Aug 31) Issue 77 (Aug 30)
Issue 76 (Aug 26) Issue 75 (Aug 24) Issue 74 (Aug 20) Issue 73 (Aug 20)
Issue 72 (Aug 17) Issue 71 (Aug 13) Issue 70 (Aug 12) Issue 69 (Aug 09)
Issue 68 (Aug 05) Issue 67 (Aug 03) Issue 66 (Jul 30) Issue 65 (Jul 29)
Issue 64 (Jul 27) Issue 63 (Jul 23) Issue 62 (Jul 16) Issue 61 (Jul 14)
Issue 60 (Jul 12) Issue 59 (Jul 09) Issue 58 (Jul 08) Issue 57 (Jul 02)
Issue 56 (Jun 29) Issue 55 (Jun 28) Issue 54 (Jun 25) Issue 53 (Jun 24)
Issue 52 (Jun 22) Issue 51 (Jun 18) Issue 50 (Jun 15) Issue 49 (Jun 11)
Issue 48 (Jun 10) Issue 47 (Jun 02) Issue 46 (May 27) Issue 45 (May 25)
Issue 44 (May 19) Issue 43 (May 17) Issue 42 (May 10) Issue 41 (May 05)
Issue 40 (May 05) Issue 39 (Apr 27) Issue 38 (Apr 21) Issue 37 (Apr 20)
Issue 36 (Apr 12) Issue 35 (Apr 08) Issue 34 (Apr 02) Issue 33 (Apr 01)
Issue 32 (Mar 24) Issue 31 (Mar 23) Issue 30 (Mar 19) Issue 29 (Mar 18)
Issue 28 (Mar 15) Issue 27 (Mar 12) Issue 26 (Mar 11) Issue 25 (Mar 05)
Issue 24 (Mar 03) Issue 23 (Mar 02) Issue 22 (Mar 01) Issue 21 (Feb 24)
Issue 20 (Feb 22) Issue 19 (Feb 17) Issue 18 (Feb 16) Issue 17 (Feb 12)
Issue 16 (Feb 10) Issue 15 (Feb 08) Issue 14 (Feb 05) Issue 13 (Feb 02)
Issue 12 (Jan 28) Issue 11 (Jan 26) Issue 10 (Jan 22) Issue 09 (Jan 19)
Issue 08 (Jan 15) Issue 07 (Jan 13) Issue 06 (Jan 12) Issue 05 (Jan 11)
Issue 04 (Jan 8) Issue 03 (Jan 6) Issue 02 (Jan 5) Issue 01 (Jan 4)

Issue 117 – 29 December, 1999

  1. Announcement for COSPAR Symposium E2.3 on Solar Variability from Helioseismology and Irradiance Observations
  2. First Announcement and Call for Papers for the first S-RAMP Symposium on “Cross-Scale Coupling: Observations and Theories”
  3. First announcement for the XXIII Seminar in Apatity “Physics of Auroral Phenomena”

Issue 116 – 23 December, 1999

  1. Yosemite 2000 Registration and Abstract Submission Deadline Extended
  2. Call for Papers for COSPAR Session C2.4 on Gravity Wave Interactions with Large Scale Waves

Issue 115 – 21 December, 1999

  1. “When the Solar Wind Disappeared” Follow-up
  2. Deadline Extended for Travel Support for the Chapman Conference on Space Weather
  3. First Announcement and Call for Papers for the first S-RAMP Symposium on “Solar Wind Effects on Ionospheric Convection”
  4. Call for Papers and Announcement of Part of SPIE’s Second International Asia-Pacific Symposium on Remote Sensing of the Atmosphere, Environment, and Space

Issue 114 – 20 December, 1999

  1. NASA Headquarters Personnel Change
  2. First Announcement and Call for Papers for the “Space Weather Symposium” of the 1st S-RAMP Converence
  3. First Announcement for the Sixth Annual K-12 Education Workshop

Issue 113 – 13 December, 1999

  1. CDAWeb and SSCWeb will be unavailable December 30, 1999-January 3, 2000
  2. Special JGR Issue On the magnetic structure of the heliosphere
  3. Second Announcement: Two Space Weather Prediction Challenges
  4. Call for Papers for COSPAR Symposium C3.2/D3.8 on Planetary Ionospheres

Issue 112 – 9 December, 1999

  1. NASA STEREO Mission Press Release
  2. Announcement for Space Weather Week 2000
  3. Call for Papers for COSPAR Symposium D3.1/C3.3 on Planetary Magnetospheres
  4. Call for Papers for COSPAR-2000 Meeting D3.3: “Advances in Global Magnetospheric Structure, Dynamics, and Region Coupling”
  5. Announcement for EGS 25th General Assembly Session ST14 on Energetic electrons and ions in the inner magnetosphere during geomagnetic storms
  6. Final Announcement and Call for Papers for EGS 25th General Assembly Session ST17 on Theory and Simulation of Solar System Plasmas
  7. Job Announcement – NRC Postdoctoral Opportunity at NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, MD

Issue 111 – 8 December, 1999

  1. First Announcement for SHINE 2000 Summer Workshop
  2. Call for Papers for COSPAR Session C4.1/D3/9 on Modeling the Topside Ionosphere and Plasmasphere
  3. Call for Papers for COSPAR-2000 Symposium D2.1/E3.2: “Solar Composition: New Perspectives from in situ and Remote Sensing Studies”
  4. First Announcement and Call for Papers for the 1st S-RAMP Symposium on “Comparison of Observations and Simulations of Global Magnetospheric Structure”

Issue 110 – 7 December, 1999

  1. Second Announcement for EGS 25th General Assembly Session ST 15 on the Low-Latitude Outer Magnetosphere and Near-Earth Tail: Results From Equator-S and Other ISTP Missions
  2. Job Announcement – Staff Scientist at MPE Garching
  3. Job Announcement – Senior Research Position in Space Physics at Swedish Natural Science Research Council
  4. Job Announcement – NRC Postdoctoral and Visiting Scientist Opportunities at NOAA Space Environment Center, Boulder Colorado
  5. Job Announcement – Postdoctoral Research Associate in Low frequency Radio-interferometry in Space at the Laboratoire de Physique et Chimie de l’Environnement (LPCE) at Orleans – France
  6. Job Announcement – Staff Research Scientist at Millstone Hill Observatory

Issue 109 – 3 December, 1999

  1. Obituary for Norbert Sckopke
  2. Notice of COSPAR Symposium PSW1 on Space Weather
  3. Announcement of Nonlinear Session ST18/NP at the EGS’2000 Meeting
  4. Student Opportunity – Doctoral Student Position at the Swedish Institute of Space Physics

Issue 108 – 1 December, 1999

  1. SPA Agency Night at AGU Meeting: NASA Sun Earth Connection Program – The Future
  2. Update on Pre-AGU GEM Miniworkshop
  3. Joint Tail/M-I Coupling GEM Activity at the Pre-AGU GEM Miniworkshop
  4. S-RAMP Symposium on Tail Plasma Flows and Ionospheric Consequences

Issue 107 – 19 November, 1999

  1. Call for Papers for EGS 25th General Assembly Session ST 15 on the Low-latitude Outer Magnetosphere and Near-Earth Tail: Results From Equator-S and Other ISTP Missions
  2. Call for papers for COSPAR 2000 Symposium on Multiscale Structure of the Dynamic Processes in the Critical Magnetospheric Regions
  3. International Conference on Solar Eruptive Events – Deadline Extended
  4. Second Announcement for International Conference on Substorms-5
  5. Second Announcement for the Workshop on Waves in Dusty, Solar and Space Plasmas

Issue 106 – 24 November, 1999

  1. Announcement for the First Meeting of Joint Tail/M-I Coupling GEM Working Group Meeting at GEM Miniworkshop
  2. Student Opportunity – Space Studies Board Space-Policy Internship 2000

Issue 105 – 22 November, 1999

  1. Announcement for the Yosemite Conference on Comparative Aeronomy in the Solar System
  2. Call for Papers for EGS 2000 Open Session on the Magnetosphere (ST5)
  3. Call for Papers for EGS 25th General Assembly Session ST-10 “The Mesosphere/Lower Thermosphere (MLT) Region: Structure, Dynamics, Composition and Emissions”
  4. First Announcement and Call for Papers for S-RAMP Symposium on the “Storm-Time Ring Current”

Issue 104 – 18 November, 1999

  1. “Space Weather” Symposium at the European Geophysical Society 25th General Assembly
  2. Call for Papers for EGS 25th General Assembly Open Session ST13 on the High-latitude Ionosphere and Magnetosphere
  3. Student Opportunity – Graduate Student Fellowships at IGPP/UCLA

Issue 103 – 16 November, 1999

  1. Change to the Dates of the December 1999 Incoherent Scatter Co-ordinated Observation Interval
  2. Call for Papers for EGS 2000 Session PS8.02 on Radio Emission Associated with Shock Waves
  3. Second Announcement and Call for Papers for IXth IAGA Workshop on Geomagnetic Observatory Instruments, Data Acquisition and Processing

Issue 102 – 12 November, 1999

  1. Real-time Dynamic Magnetopause and Bow Shock Model on the Web
  2. Call for Papers for EGS 25th General Assembly Open Session ST5 on Solar and Heliospheric Physics
  3. Organ Concert by Vytenis Vasyliunas During the AGU Meeting

Issue 101 – 10 November, 1999

  1. NSF/ISSI Partnership for Solar Maximum 2000
  2. Thirty-Four Years of IMF Polarity from OMNIWeb

Issue 100 – 9 November, 1999

  1. Reminder – Deadline for Abstract Submissions for the Chapman Conference on Space Weather November 10
  2. Updates on GEM Miniworkshop
  3. First Announcement and Call for Papers for S-RAMP Symposium on “Active Experiments and Spacecraft-Environment Interactions”
  4. Call for Papers for COSPAR 2000 Symposium D0.2: Alfvenic Structures: From the Sun to the Magnetosphere

Issue 99 – 4 November, 1999

  1. S-RAMP September 1999 Space Weather Month Campaign Update
  2. Invitation for Papers for a Special Section in JGR-Space Physics on “Proton Precipitation into the Atmosphere”
  3. Announcement for GEM Fall AGU Miniworkshop
  4. Announcement for EGS 25th General Assembly and First European Conference on Radar Meteorology
  5. Job Announcement – Post-Doctoral Research Assistants at Astronomy Unit, Queen Mary and Westfield College University of London
  6. Job Announcement – Assistant Professor Position at the Department of Atmospheric Sciences, UCLA
  7. Job Announcement – Visitor/Postdoctoral Appointments at NCAR/High Altitude Observatory

Issue 98 – 2 November, 1999

  1. Invitation for Papers for a Special Section in JGR-Space Physics on “Proton Precipitation into the Atmosphere”
  2. JASTP Special Issue on Magnetic Storms – Papers Due November 15
  3. Second Announcement for International Interball Symposium
  4. Job Announcement – Lectureship in Space and Astrophysics at the University of Warwick
  5. Student Opportunity – Doctoral students in experimental space physics at Swedish Institute of Space Physics in Kiruna

Issue 97 – 29 October, 1999

  1. Reminder – Ballots for Election of AGU Officers
  2. First Announcement for the ISTP Spring Workshop at NASA/GSFC
  3. Second Announcement for the International Conference on Solar Eruptive Events

Issue 96 – 28 October, 1999

  1. NSF – Request Confirmation of GEM proposals
  2. A New, Y2K-compliant Magnetic Observatory Data Exchange Format
  3. Announcement for the EGS XXV General Assembly Session ST11 on “Theory and Simulations of Solar System Plasmas”

Issue 95 – 27 October, 1999

  1. Announcement for the EGS XXV General Assembly Session ST16 on “Solar Wind Plasma Entry in the Magnetosphere”
  2. Job Announcement – Postdoctoral Fellowship at Swedish Institute of Space Physics, Uppsala (IRF-U)

Issue 94 – 20 October, 1999

  1. NASA and NSF Funding Situation – Update
  2. Second Announcement of the Chapman conference on Space Weather
  3. First Announcement for the 20th NSO/Sacramento Peak Summer Workshop on “Advanced Solar Polarimetry – Theory, Observation, and Instrumentation”

Issue 93 – 19 October, 1999

  1. JASTP Special Issue on “Magnetospheric Substorm Onset: Observations, Models, and Theories”
  2. Important Dates for Chapman Conference on Space Weather
  3. Job Announcement – Tenure Track Position in Space Physics at University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP)

Issue 92 – 15 October, 1999

  1. REMINDER from NSF – Plasma Physics Proposals
  2. NSF Program Solicitation for Information Technology Research (ITR)

Issue 91 – 13 October, 1999

  1. Job Announcement – Two Tenure Track Positions at The Department of Physics and Astronomy of Clemson University
  2. Job Announcement – Head, Department of Experimental Space Sciences at the Institute for Space Research of the Austrian Academy of Sciences
  3. Job Announcement – Postdoctoral Research Associate in Laser Remote Sensing at Arecibo Observatory/National Astronomy and Ionosphere Center
  4. Student Opportunity – Summer Research Assistantships/Arecibo Observatory National Astronomy and Ionosphere Center

Issue 90 – 8 October, 1999

  1. NSF Announces the FY2000 Competition for “Research in Support of the National Space Weather Program”
  2. Job Announcement – Tenure Track Positions at the Institute for Astronomy, University of Hawaii at Manoa

Issue 89 – 6 October, 1999

  1. AMIE Runs Now Available for Space Weather Month (Sept. 1999)
  2. Dates for 2000 CEDAR Workshop
  3. Job Announcement – Lectureship in Mathematical Modelling at the University of Leicester, UK
  4. Job Announcement – Research Assistant Professor at the University of Washington Geophysics Program

Issue 88 – 4 October, 1999

  1. The NSF 2000 Major Research Instrumentation (MRI) Competition
  2. Data from the Advanced Composition Explorer (ACE) Spacecraft Now Available
  3. Job Announcement – Postdoctoral Position at NOAA Space Environment Center
  4. Job Announcement – Tenure Track Position in Space Physics at University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP)

Issue 87 – 1 October, 1999

  1. New Deadline for Submission of Papers to Nonlinear Processes in Geophysics (NPG) Special Issue on “Theory and Simulation of Solar System Plasmas”
  2. Final Announcement of Special Issue of the JASTP on the Plasmasphere
  3. Announcement for the University of Tokyo Symposium on Magnetic Reconnection in Space and Laboratory Plasmas

Issue 86 – 28 September, 1999

  1. OMNIWeb Functionality and Data Additions
  2. Job Announcement – Tenure Track Position in Space Physics at University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP)
  3. New Address for Judit M. Pap

Issue 85 – 24 September, 1999

  1. UTD DMSP SSIES Ion Obs Available on Web for Sep 1999 Space Weather Month
  2. First Announcement for the International Conference on Solar Eruptive Events
  3. Job Announcement – Scientific Programmer at Computational Physics, Inc.

Issue 84 – 22 September, 1999

  1. Urgent Legislative Alert from the SPA Executive Committee

Issue 83 – 21 September, 1999

  1. SPA LEGISLATIVE ALERT – Huge NASA Budget Cuts Will Be Voted on Tomorrow (Wed Sept 22)
  2. Space Physics and Aeronomy Open House
  3. Call for SPA Special Sessions for the Western Pacific Geophysics Meeting
  4. Second Announcement of the Advanced Study Institute on Space Storms and Space Weather Hazards

Issue 82 – 16 September, 1999

  1. AGU Fellows Nominations Due October 1, 1999
  2. Invitation for Submitting Papers to JASTP Special Issue on Magnetospheric Substorm Onset
  3. First Announcement for a Meeting Entitled “Intercomparative Magnetosheath Studies”

Issue 81 – 15 September, 1999

  1. Auroral Images Made Available for Cassini Earth Fly-by on August 18, 1999
  2. Reminder – Symposium on Energetic Particles in the Heliosphere
  3. Job Announcement – Technical Staff at JPL

Issue 80 – 7 September, 1999

  1. FY 2000 Space Science Funding Alert
  2. NSF Major Change in Handling Proposals Involving Fundamental Research in Plasma Physics

Issue 79 – 2 September, 1999

  1. Space Weather Month Campaign – Sept 99, Including ISR World Days 15-17 Sept
  2. Call for Papers for 1999 Fall AGU Special Session SM05 on Global Modeling of the Ionosphere and Magnetosphere Using Spacebased Images: Synthesis and Constraint (joint with SA)

Issue 78 – 31 August, 1999

  1. Dynamic Explorer 2 Data Newly Accessible
  2. Call for Papers for Fall 1999 AGU Special Session Session SH05 on ISTP/IACG Coordinated Event Science on Solar Eruptive Events
  3. First Announcement of the Tenth International Symposium on Equatorial Aeronomy (ISEA-10)

Issue 77 – 30 August, 1999

  1. Message from Jack Gosling and Tim Killeen
  2. Date for the GEM 2000 Snowmass Workshop
  3. Call for Papers for 1999 Fall AGU Special Session on Astrid-2 – The Mission, its Early Results, and the New Technology Used

Issue 76 – 26 August, 1999

  1. Update on NASA Budget
  2. Call for Papers for 1999 Fall AGU Special Session SA03 on Direct Sampling in the Lower Ionospheres of the Earth, Mars, and Venus: Technological Advances and Challenges Using “Dipping” Satellite Platforms
  3. Call for Papers for Fall 1999 AGU Special Session Session SA04 on Low and Middle Latitude Aeronomy
  4. Call for Papers for URSI 2000 Sessions on GPS and the Ionosphere and Data Assimilation and Models
  5. Second Call for Papers for URSI 2000 Joint G/H/J Session: Meteor Physics & Chemistry

Issue 75 – 24 August, 1999

  1. JGR-Blue Current Policies on Technique and Review Papers
  2. GEM Proposals Target Date October 15, 1999
  3. Second Call: Dusty Plasma Session at URSI 2000
  4. Job Announcement – Postdoctoral Position at APL

Issue 74 – 20 August, 1999

  1. Call for Papers for Fall AGU Special Session EP04 on How Can Research in Space Physics and Aeronomy, Planetary, and Atmospheric Science Be Tied to the National Education Standards? (Joint with A, P, SA, SH, and SM)
  2. Call for Papers for 1999 Fall AGU Special Session SM07 on The Solar Wind Interaction with the Magnetospheres of Earth, Jupiter, and Mercury: A Tribute to David Beard (joint with SH)
  3. Job Announcement – Postdoctoral Positions at Rice University
  4. Announcement for 33rd COSPAR Scientific Assembly and Associated Events

Issue 73 – 20 August, 1999

  1. JGR-Space Physics Electronic Submissions
  2. Call for Papers for Fall AGU Special Session SH03 on Solar Cycle Variations in the Sun’s Interior, Atmosphere, and Heliosphere
  3. Call for Papers for Fall AGU Special Session SH04 on the Magnetic Structure of the Heliosphere
  4. Call for papers for Fall AGU special session SM06 on Connection Between Mid-tail and Near-Earth Substorm Processes
  5. Job Announcement – Post-Doctoral Fellowship at University of Michigan

Issue 72 – 17 August, 1999

  1. Reminder: Deadline for Scarf Award Nominations September 1
  2. ACE Real-Time Solar-Wind Data User Survey
  3. Call for Papers for Fall AGU Special Session SA01 on Incoherent Scatter Radar: New Techniques and Novel Results
  4. Call for Papers for URSI 2000 Joint G/H/J Session: Meteor Physics & Chemistry

Issue 71 – 13 August, 1999

  1. AGU Fellows Nominations Due October 1, 1999
  2. Call for Papers for 1999 Fall AGU Special Session SM04 on Solar- Terrestrial Interactions on The Day the Solar Wind Almost Disappeared
  3. Call for Papers for 1999 Fall AGU Special Session SM05 on Global Modeling of the Ionosphere and Magnetosphere Using Spacebased Images: Synthesis and Constraint (joint with SA)

Issue 70 – 12 August, 1999

  1. Call for Papers for 1999 Fall AGU Special Session SM01 on Magnetic Field-Aligned Electric Fields in Space Plasmas
  2. Call for Papers for 2000 URSI Special Session H1 on Waves and Coherent Structures in the Ionosphere and the Magnetosphere
  3. Call for Papers for 2000 URSI Special Session on Sprites & Related Ionospheric Effects
  4. Job Announcement – Faculty Position in Physics at United States Air Force Academy

Issue 69 – 9 August, 1999

  1. Job Announcement – Three Senior-Level Scientists at NASA Headquarters
  2. Job Announcement – Research Space Physicist at United States Air Force Academy

Issue 68 – 5 August, 1999

  1. GEM Bibliography
  2. Call for Papers for 1999 Fall AGU Special Session on Space Plasma Instrumentation
  3. Call for Papers for 1999 Fall AGU Special Session on Four Years of SOHO: Advances in Understanding our Dynamic Sun
  4. Job Announcement – Post-doc in Space Weather at University of Alaska

Issue 67 – 3 August, 1999

  1. Request for Articles for EOS
  2. Reminder: Hotel Deadline for the IGPP Conference on Transport in the Magnetosphere Is August 12

Issue 66 – 30 July, 1999

  1. Community Alert Concerning NASA FY-2000 Funding

Issue 65 – 29 July, 1999

  1. Important Community Alert Concerning NSF FY-2000 Funding

Issue 64 – 27 July, 1999

  1. Important Community Alert Concerning NASA FY-2000 Funding

Issue 63 – 23 July, 1999

  1. ACE-2000 Symposium on Energetic Particles in the Heliosphere
  2. GEM Storms Web Pages

Issue 62 – 16 July, 1999

  1. Call for SPA Special Sessions for 2000 Western Pacific Geophysics Meeting
  2. First Announcement for the ISTP Fall Workshop at UCLA
  3. First Call for Papers: Dusty Plasma Session at URSI 2000

Issue 61 – 14 July, 1999

  1. Report on Meeting of the NRC Committee on Solar and Space Physics (CSSP)
  2. Human Exploration and Development of Space-University Partners (HEDS-UP)
  3. First Announcement of the NATO Advanced Study Institute on Space Storms and Space Weather Hazards
  4. Announcement for the US-Norwegian Workshop on Research in Svalbard

Issue 60 – 12 July, 1999

  1. A Debate on Substorm Model for Expansive Phase Onset at IAGA Meeting
  2. Final Announcement of URSI Workshop H “The Plasmasphere Rediscovered: A Tribute to Donald Carpenter”
  3. Special Issue of the JASTP on the Plasmasphere

Issue 59 – 9 July, 1999

  1. Winners of the SPA Best Student Paper Award for the Spring 1999 Meeting
  2. Announcement for the CEDAR Storm Study Workshop

Issue 58 – 8 July, 1999

  1. Reminder for Submitting Abstracts to IGPP Conference on Transport in the Magnetosphere
  2. Announcement for the Yosemite 2000 Meeting
  3. Announcement for the Chapman Conference on Space Weather: Progress and Challenges in Research and Application

Issue 57 – 2 July, 1999

  1. A Loss to the USRA Family – John R. (Jack) Sevier Passed Away
  2. EGS 2000 Now in Nice from 25-29 April 2000
  3. Announcement for the COSPAR Colloquium: The Outer Heliosphere: The Next Frontiers

Issue 56 – 29 June, 1999

  1. Deadline to Submit Two-page Summary Extended to July 31, 1999
  2. Clarification of Relation Between IDFS and UDF
  3. Job Announcement – Chair in Solar-Terrestrial Physics, Department of Physics, The University of Wales, UK

Issue 55 – 28 June, 1999

  1. Data Formats: A Sun-Earth Connection Community Alert
  2. Collaboration Wanted for SABER/TIMED Validation Studies

Issue 54 – 25 June, 1999

  1. Please Review the Geoscience 2000 Report!
  2. First Announcement of the Chapman Conference on Space Weather: Progress and Challenges in Research and Application

Issue 53 – 24 June, 1999

  1. Space Physics and Aeronomy Research Collaboratory (SPARC)
  2. Announcement of New Education and Outreach Website for Space and Solar System Physics

Issue 52 – 22 June, 1999

  1. Two Prediction Challenges Initiated During Space Weather Week
  2. Job Announcement – Postgraduate or Assistant Research Physicists at University of California, Berkeley
  3. Job Announcement – Associate Scientist at HAO/NCAR

Issue 51 – 18 June, 1999

  1. Space Science Reviews Provides an Opportunity to Debate: Challenges to Long-standing Unsolved Space Physics Problems in the 20th Century – Deadline to Submit Two-page Summary Extended to July 31, 1999
  2. The Whole Sun Month Special Issue of JGR Available for US$20 at AGU

Issue 50 – 15 June, 1999

  1. Update on GEM Snowmass Program
  2. Solar/Interplanetary “Videofest” at IAGA Session 4.06
  3. Job Announcement – Director, Division of Atmospheric Sciences at NSF

Issue 49 – 11 June, 1999

  1. Scarf Award Nomination Due September 1, 1999
  2. World Data Center C1 for Geomagnetism

Issue 48 – 10 June, 1999

  1. Input Solicited for NSF Upper Atmosphere Research Section Report and Review
  2. Job Announcement – Post-Doc or GS-12/13 Position at NRL in Spectroscopy with ARGOS

Issue 47 – 2 June, 1999

  1. Professor Alan Johnstone Passed Away
  2. MOP’99 Abstract Submission Deadline
  3. First Announcement for Interball Symposium
  4. Job Announcement – Postdoc in Space and Astrophysics at the University of Warwick, UK

Issue 46 – 27 May, 1999

  1. Scientists for Sun-Earth Connection Program at NASA Headquarters
  2. Second Announcement and Call for Papers “IGPP Conference on Transport in the Magnetosphere”
  3. POSTDOCTORAL RESEARCH POSITION, CALTECH

Issue 45 – 25 May, 1999

  1. Year 2000 Incoherent Scatter Co-ordinated Observing Days
  2. GEM INNER MAGNETOSPHERE/STORMS CAMPAIGN
  3. CHANGES AT BERKELEY JGRA OFFICE

Issue 44 – 10 May, 1999

  1. POSTDOCTORAL RESEARCH ASSOCIATE, UNIVERSITY OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

Issue 43 – 17 May, 1999

  1. CEDAR-GEM-SHINE Magnetic Storms Campaign – June 18, 1999
  2. June 1 – Open Discussion About the Future Evolution of CDAWeb and SSCWeb
  3. June 9 – Proposal Deadline for Fall AGU SPA Special Session

Issue 42 – 10 May, 1999

  1. Geospace Environment Modeling Meeting – Snowmass, Colorado, June 21-25, 1999
  2. Hotel Block Rates for Joint CEDAR-GEM-SHINE Session Good Until May 12-13
  3. INTERBALL Zvenigorod Symposium – Reviews Available on the Web
  4. Enhanced Electronic Submissions to GRL

Issue 41 – 5 May, 1999

  1. IXth IAGA Workshop Announcement – Slovakia ‘2000
  2. Position Available – Education and Public Outreach Scientist – UCB
  3. Community Input Sought on NASA Sun Earth Connection Data System Plan

Issue 40 – 5 May, 1999

  1. Announcement for the 26th International Cosmic Ray Conference
  2. Position Available – Solar-B EIS Project Manager/Engineer
  3. Faculty Position – University of Alaska – Fairbanks
  4. Progress in Cosmic Gas Dynamics Conference

Issue 39 – 27 April, 1999

  1. New “Plasma Science and Technology” Web Site at ‘plasmas.org’
  2. Preliminary Announcement: 34th ESLAB Symposium on “The 3-D Heliosphere at Solar Maximum”
  3. First Announcement for International Conference on Substorms-5
  4. Job Announcement – Assistant Director for Space and Atmospheric Sciences at National Astronomy and Ionosphere Center

Issue 38 – 21 April, 1999

  1. SPA WWW Open House Now On Line
  2. Job Announcement – Research Associate at Western Kentucky University

Issue 37 – 20 April, 1999

  1. Date Change for IAGA Symposium 3.08: Magnetotail Dynamics and Relationship to High Latitude Phenomena
  2. Final Notice/Reminder for the Workshop on Akebono: Ten Years Later

Issue 36 – 12 April, 1999

  1. Conference on Auroral Particle Acceleration 3-7 May 1999
  2. EGS Space Weather Business Meeting
  3. Job Announcement – Assistant Professor, Department of Physics and Engineering Physics at University of Saskatchewan

Issue 35 – 8 April, 1999

  1. Particle Data from Moscow State University Available at MSU and NSSDC
  2. Job Announcement – Director of the Geophysical Institute at University of Alaska Fairbanks
  3. Job Announcement – Assistant Director for Space and Atmospheric Sciences at National Astronomy and Ionosphere Center

Issue 34 – 2 April, 1999

  1. Publications Committee Decision
  2. New NSSDC/Space Physics Web Page Developed
  3. Job Announcement – Assistant Director for Space and Atmospheric Sciences at National Astronomy and Ionosphere Center

Issue 33 – 1 April, 1999

  1. Second Announcement of the 5th IPELS Conference
  2. Second Announcement for the Cluster II Workshop

Issue 32 – 24 March, 1999

  1. AMPTE/CCE Magnetic Field Data Available on JHU/APL Web Site
  2. Two Splinter Sessions on Special Solar Terrestrial Events at Upcoming ISTP Workshop
  3. GEM Snowmass Workshop Web Site Updates
  4. Special Request: Donation of Your Unused JGR for the Collection at the John G. Wolbach Library of the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics
  5. Job Announcement – Postdoctoral Research Position at NASA/GSFC

Issue 31 – 23 March, 1999

  1. Notice from Berkeley JGR-Space Physics Editorial Office
  2. Job Announcement – Faculty Position at the University of Saskatchewan

Issue 30 – 19 March, 1999

  1. What’s New on SPA Web Site
  2. GEM Snowmass Meeting Web Page
  3. Third Meeting Announcement: Space Weather: Research to Operations III (April 21-23, 1999) During Space Weather Week
  4. Job Announcement – Faculty Position at the University of Saskatchewan

Issue 29 – 18 March, 1999

  1. Explorer Workshop Scheduled
  2. Student Opportunity – Graduate Student in Atmospheric Physics at the Swedish Institute of Space Physics, Kiruna Division
  3. Job Announcement – Post Doctoral Fellows at Bartol Research Institute

Issue 28 – 15 March, 1999

  1. Final Announcement for the ISTP/IACG CDAW: The Global Picture of Solar Eruptive Events
  2. First Announcement of the “Rencontres de l’Observatoire” on Physics of Space: Growth Points and Problems
  3. Job Announcement – Post Doctoral Fellows at Bartol Research Institute

Issue 27 – 12 March, 1999

  1. Final Announcement for ISTP Spring Workshop
  2. Job Announcement – Post Doctoral Fellows at Bartol Research Institute
  3. Job Announcement – Supervisor for Education and Outreach Section at Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Lab (JHU/APL)

Issue 26 – 11 March, 1999

  1. Study on Space Weather Metrics
  2. Announcement for Nozomi Workshop on Martian Science
  3. Announcement for Workshop on Waves in Dusty, Solar and Space Plasmas

Issue 25 – 5 March, 1999

  1. Notice Concerning Planning for a “STEREO” NASA Mission
  2. Last Announcement for the 2nd PAPCO Data Analysis Workshop

Issue 24 – 3 March, 1999

  1. The NASA Sun-Earth Connection Guest Investigator Program
  2. Second Announcement for the Workshop on the Microsatellite DEMETER

Issue 23 – 2 March, 1999

  1. Space Science Reviews Provides an Opportunity to Debate: Challenges to Long-standing Unsolved Space Physics Problems in the 20th Century
  2. Special Issue of Journal of Atmospheric and Solar-Terrestrial Physics planned for Space Weather Week
  3. Research-to-Operations Predictions Challenges During Space Weather Week

Issue 22 – 1 March, 1999

  1. A New Version of GEO <==> CGM Softqare Is Available at the NSSDC Web Site
  2. Announcement for SHINE 99 Summer Workshop (June 14-17) and Related Joint Meetings (June 18-19)
  3. Job Announcement – Visiting Assistant Professor at Department of Physics and Space Sciences, Florida Institute of Technology

Issue 21 – 24 February, 1999

  1. The Journal of Atmospheric and Solar-Terrestrial Physics (JASTP) Now Accepts Electronic Submissions
  2. Announcement for Joint CEDAR-GEM-SHINE Session on JUne 18-19, 1999
  3. Workshop Announcement and Call for Papers URSI/COSPAR International Reference Ionosphere Workshop

Issue 20 – 22 February, 1999

  1. A Message from the SPA Executive Committee
  2. Announcement for the 9. International EISCAT Workshop
  3. Final call for papers for the AGU Spring Meeting Special Session (SM05) “Self-Organized Criticality in Space Plasma Processes” and for Submission of Papers in the Special Issue of the Journal for Atmospheric and Solar Terrestrial Physics (JASTP)
  4. Second Announcement for the Conference on Magnetospheres of the Outer Planets (MOP’99)
  5. Second Announcement of the Conference “Progress in Cosmic Gas Dynamics”

Issue 19 – 17 February, 1999

  1. Second and Final Announcement for Spring 1999 AGU Special Session SA06 “Strategic Planning for Space Physics and Aeronomy in Space”
  2. Call for Papers for 1999 AGU Spring Meeting Special Session SM04 “Equatorial ISTP Science and Equator-S”
  3. Second Announcement for the 2nd PAPCO Data Analysis Workshop
  4. Announcement for Akebono Workshop on Auroral Plasma Dynamics Workshop: Akebono Ten Years Later
  5. Job Announcement – Postdoctoral Position in Atmospheric Physics at Space Physics Research Laboratory, the University of Michigan

Issue 18 – 16 February, 1999

  1. SPA Web Open House, April 20-22, 1999
  2. ITM (Ionosphere Thermosphere Mesosphere) Future Planning Opportunities
  3. Final Announcement for Sun-Earth Connection Strategic Planning Workshop
  4. Special Issue of JGR-Atmospheres on Mesosphere Inversion Layer
  5. Reminder for Submission of Abstracts for Spring 1999 AGU Special Session SM03 “Probing Magnetic Storm and Substorm Connections With Global Imaging”
  6. Announcement for Akebono Workshop on Auroral Plasma Dynamics Workshop: Akebono Ten Years Later
  7. Job Announcement – Postdoctoral Research Associate at the University of Iowa

Issue 17 – 12 February, 1999

  1. Additional Data and Documentation Added to OMNIWeb
  2. NSSDC completes online Dynamics Explorer (DE) Data Archive
  3. Web Site for the First S-RAMP Conference
  4. Re-revised Call for Papers for the AGU Spring Meeting Special Session (SM05) “Self-Organized Criticality in Space Plasma Processes” and for Submission of Papers in the Special Issue of the Journal for Atmospheric and Solar Terrestrial Physics (JASTP)
  5. Reminder for Submission of Abstracts for Spring 1999 AGU Special Session SM06 “Space Weather – Observations, Models, and Products” (joint with SA, SH)
  6. Job Announcement – Staff Scientist at the EISCAT Scientific Association

Issue 16 – 10 February, 1999

  1. Winners of the SPA Best Student Paper Award for the Fall 1998 Meeting
  2. Announcement for the Solar Physics Division Annual Meeting
  3. Announcement for the First S-RAMP Conference

Issue 15 – 8 February, 1999

  1. The 1999 Scarf Award Winner
  2. Second Announcement of URSI Workshop H “The Plasmasphere Rediscovered: A Tribute to Donald Carpenter”
  3. Job Announcement – Post-Doctoral Research Opportunity at Los Alamos National Laboratory

Issue 14 – 5 February, 1999

  1. Call for Papers for 1999 AGU Spring Meeting Special Session SM02 “New Perspectives in Dynamics and Coupling in Inner Magnetospheric Physics”
  2. Second Meeting Announcement: Space Weather: Research to Operations III (April 21-23, 1999) during Space Weather Week
  3. Job Announcement – Lectureship (Faculty Position) in Space and Astrophysics at the University of Warwick
  4. Job Announcement – Research Associate Position in Experimental Space Physics at University of Minnesota

Issue 13 – 2 February, 1999

  1. SPA Press and Public Affairs Committee
  2. 2nd Announcement for the ISTP/IACG CDAW: The Global Picture of Solar Eruptive Events
  3. Graduate Student Fellowships Available at IGPP/UCLA

Issue 12 – 28 January, 1999

  1. REMINDER: Conference on Auroral Particle Acceleration 3-7 May 1999
  2. Call for Papers for 1999 AGU Spring Meeting Special Session SM 04 “Equatorial ISTP Science and Equator-S”
  3. Revised Call for Papers for the 1999 AGU Spring Meeting Special Session SM05 “Self-Organized Criticality in Space Plasma Processes” and for Submission of Papers in the Special Issue of the Journal for Atmospheric and Solar Terrestrial Physics (JASTP)

Issue 11 – 26 January, 1999

  1. Call for Papers for 1999 AGU Spring Meeting Special Session SA04 “Large-Scale Ionosphere Structure and Dynamics”
  2. Call for Papers for 1999 AGU Spring Meeting Special Session SM03 “Probing Magnetic Storm and Substorm Connections With Global Imaging”

Issue 10 – 22 January, 1999

  1. Proceedings from the 1998 Cambridge Symposium/Workshop Available
  2. Call for papers for 1999 AGU Spring Meeting Special Session on “Multispacecraft Determination of Solar Wind Scales”
  3. Job Announcement – Faculty Position in Atmospheric Sciences at the University of Michigan
  4. Job Announcement – Tenure Track Faculty Position in Space Physics at the University of Colorado at Boulder

Issue 09 – 19 January, 1999

  1. Report of the Meeting of the Solar Physics Planning Group (SPPG) of the European Space Agency on 12 Nov 1998 in Paris

Issue 08 – 15 January, 1999

  1. The MOP 99 Preregistration Deadline is Today
  2. Report from the National Research Council-Space Studies Board: Ground-Based Solar Research: An Assessment and Strategy for the Future
  3. Call for papers for 1999 AGU Spring Meeting Special Session on “Self-Organized Criticality in Space Plasma Processes”
  4. Call for Papers for Spring 1999 AGU Special Session “Atomic and Molecular Processes in the Upper Atmosphere and Ionosphere of the Earth and Other Planets

Issue 07 – 13 January, 1999

  1. Astrid-2 Now Fully Operational
  2. Call for Papers for Spring 1999 AGU Special Session “Ionosphere-Magnetosphere Coupling”
  3. Reminder: Conference on Auroral Particle Acceleration 3-7 May 1999
  4. Two ISTP/IACG Workshops at the NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center

Issue 06 – 12 January, 1999

  1. Call for Papers for IAGA Session 6.02 “400 Years of Geomagnetism”
  2. Call for Papers for IUGG Session “Solar Variability and Climate” Sponsored by IAGA, IAMAS, and SCOSTEP

Issue 05 – 11 January, 1999

  1. Call for Papers for IAGA Session GA3.05 “Acceleration, Transport, and Losses in the Inner Magnetosphere”
  2. Call for Papers for Spring 1999 AGU Special Session SM06 “Space Weather – Observations, Models, and Products” (joint with SA, SH)
  3. Call for Papers for URSI Session H2 “Wave-Particle Interactions: Quantitative Comparison Between Observations, Theory, Simulations, and Modeling”
  4. Call for Papers for URSI Session H3 “Pitch Angle Scattering (and Acceleration) of Trapped Particles by Waves in the Magnetosphere

Issue 04 – 8 January, 1999

  1. Call for papers for Spring 1999 AGU Special Session SA05 “Current Understanding of the Upper Atmospheres, Ionospheres and Solar Wind Interaction Regions of Mars and Venus” (Joint with P)
  2. Call for papers for Spring 1999 AGU Special Session SH02 “Abundance Variations of Solar Energetic Particles and the Solar Wind”
  3. Call for Papers for URSI Session HG3 “Wave Propagation: Observation and Data Analysis”
  4. Announcement of the 5th IPELS Conference
  5. Third Announcement for the 5th Annual K-12 Education Workshop

Issue 03 – 6 January, 1999

  1. Call for papers for Spring 1999 AGU Special Session SA06 “Strategic Planning for Space Physics and Aeronomy”
  2. Call for Papers for Spring 1999 AGU Special Session SM01 “IMPACT! – Education and Public Outreach in SPA: Outcomes, Assessment, and Opportunities” (Joint with SA and SH)
  3. Call for Papers for IAGA Special Session GA 4.04: Energetic Particles in the Heliosphere: Local and Interstellar Sources, Solar Cycle Dependence and 3D Structure
  4. Call for Papers for URSI Session H1 “Active Experiments Involving Space Plasmas”
  5. Southern 1-min Polar Cap (PC) Magnetic Activity Index from Vostok (Antarctica) Available Online

Issue 02 – 5 January, 1999

  1. Space Studies Board Issues Study on NASA’s Research and Data Analysis Programs
  2. Southern 1-min Polar Cap (PC) Magnetic Activity Index from Vostok (Antarctica) Available Online
  3. Call for Papers for IAGA Symposium GA 3.08 “Magnetotail Dynamics and Relationship to High-Latitude Ionospheric Phenomena”
  4. Call for Papers for URSI Session G4 “Open Session and latest Results”
  5. Job Announcement – Senior Staff and/or Post-Doctoral Position in Solar Physics at the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory

Issue 01 – 4 January, 1999

  1. Spring AGU Special Session SA01 “The Mesosphere/Lower Thermosphere Region: Structure, Dynamics, Composition and Emissions”
  2. Call for Papers for URSI Session HG2 “Radio-frequency Sounders in Space, New and Old”
  3. First Announcement of URSI Workshop H “The Plasmasphere Rediscovered: A Tribute to Donald Carpenter”