Newsletter Volume XIV, 2007

Issue 88, December 28, 2007

  • 37th COSPAR Scientific Assembly – General Information – July 13-20, 2008, Montreal, Canada
  • Sessions in “C. Space Studies of the Upper Atmospheres of the Earth and Planets including Reference Atmospheres”
  • Sessions in “D. Space Plasmas in the Solar System, including Planetary Magnetospheres”
  • List of Selective Sessions in Other Sections

Issue 87, December 26, 2007

  • European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2008 – General Information – April 13-18, 2007, Vienna, Austria
  • Solar-Terrestrial Sciences (ST) Sessions
  • Planetary and Solar System Sciences (PS) Sessions of Interest to SPA Community
  • Other Relevant Sessions

Issue 86, December 21, 2007

  • MEETING: Second Heliospheric Network Workshop – Meeting Website Now Available – May 6-9, 2008, Lixouri, Kefalonia, Greece
  • MEETING: XIII IAGA Geomagnetic Observatory Workshop – Second Circular – June 9-18, 2008, Golden, Colorado
  • MEETING: Workshop on Coupling of Thunderstorms and Lightning Discharges to Near-Earth Space – First Announcement, June 23-28, 2008, Corte, France
  • STUDENT OPPORTUNITY: Heliphysics Summer School 2008, July 28 – August 2, 2008, Boulder, Colorado
  • JOB OPENING: Postdoctoral Position at Space Research Institute Graz

Issue 85, December 18, 2007

  • Announcement from NASA
  • MEETING: 2008 SORCE Science Meeting – Abstract Deadline Extended to December 18, 2007, February 5-7, 2008, Santa Fe, New Mexico
  • MEETING: 9th International Conference on Substorms (ICS 9) – Second Announcement and Call for Papers – May 5-9, 2008, Seggau Castle, Austria
  • MEETING: 2008 Huntsville Workshop, October 26-31, 2008, Huntsville, Alabama
  • JOB OPENING: Research Associate Position at Imperial College London – Deadline Extended
  • CALENDAR: Upcoming SPA Meetings

Issue 84, December 8, 2007

  • Call for Nominations for the 2008 Fred L. Scarf Award (Final Version)
  • MEETING: The Third International Conference on Numerical Modeling of Space Plasma Flows (ASTRONUM-2008), June 8-14, 2008, St. John, U.S. Virgin Islands
  • Meeting: The Third International Symposium of KuaFu Project (ISKP-III), September 14-19, 2008, Kunming, Yunnan, China
  • Cluster-THEMIS Conjunctions
  • CAWSES Global Tidal Campaign
  • JOB OPENING: Space Weather Research Positions at the Air Force Research Laboratory
  • PUBLICATION: Recent Articles in Space Weather

Issue 83, December 3, 2007

  • AGU Fall Meeting SPA Dinner Tickets Still Available
  • Call for Nominations for the 2008 Fred L. Scarf Award

Issue 82, November 30, 2007

  • Mentors Needed for Minority Students at AGU Fall Meeting
  • MEETING: Student Collaborations Workshop; Interim Report Availability, December 9, 2007, San Francisco Marriott Hotel
  • MEETING: GEM Mini-workshop – Schedule and Locations, December 9, 2007, San Francisco Mariott Hotel
  • JASTP Special Issue: High Speed Solar Wind Streams and Geospace Interactions: New Submission Deadline – 31st January 2008
  • JOB OPENING: Assistant Professor of Astronomy and Space Science Kyung Hee University, Korea

Issue 81, November 27, 2007

  • Questions Needed for SPA “Agency Night” Speakers at 2007 Fall AGU Meeting
  • Call for Nominations for Zeldovich Medal
  • NEW BOOK: Handbook of the Solar-Terrestrial Environment

Issue 80, November 22, 2007

  • MEETING: 12th International Symposium on Equatorial Aeronomy (ISEA 12), May 18-24, 2008, Crete, Greece
  • The Wind/WAVES Type II Burst Catalog Available Online
  • BOOK: The Heliosphere through the Solar Activity Cycle

Issue 79, November 18, 2007

  • Launching the Max Hammond Student Travel Fund – Only $1336 to Go!
  • LWS TR&T Town Hall Meeting, December 10, 2007, San Francisco, California
  • THEMIS Conjunctions Days/Times Now Available – Invitation for Joint Observations
  • ESA Research Fellowships in Space Science
  • JOB OPENING: Research Associate Position at Imperial College London
  • CALENDAR: Upcoming SPA Meetings

Issue 78, November 14, 2007

  • MEETING: Polar Gateways 2008 Conference – First Announcement, January 23-29, 2008, Barrow, Alaska
  • MEETING: International Workshop on “Solar Variability, Earth’s Climate and the Space Environment”, June 1-6, 2008, Bozeman, Montana, USA
  • JOB OPENING: Program Scientist at NASA Headquarters
  • JOB OPENING: Post-doctoral or Assistant Researcher, THEMIS Space Physics Theory and/or Phenomenology, Institute of Geophysics and Planetary Physics, UCLA
  • STUDENT OPPORTUNITY: REU Site Program in Solar and Space Physics Now Accepting Applications
  • STUDENT OPPORTUNITY: International Research Experience for US Graduate Students – Study Astronomy/Astrophysics in India – Summer 2008

Issue 77, November 8, 2007

  • MEETING: GEM 2007 Mini-Workshop with THEMIS Software Demo, December 9, 2007, San Francisco, California
  • MEETING: Community Meetings on Student Collaborations – AGU and AAS, December 9, 2007 and January 7, 2008
  • MEETING: SORCE’s Past, Present, and Future Role in Earth Science Research, February 5-7, 2008, Santa Fe, New Mexico
  • MEETING: EGU General Assembly 2008 – Call for Papers, April 13-18, 2008, Vienna, Austria
  • MEETING: Isradynamics 2008 – Dynamical Processes in Space Plasmas, May 11-19, 2008, Israel, Dead Sea
  • Field Line Traced Ground Tracks Added to the SSCWeb 3D Animated Orbit Viewer
  • Earth and Space Science Informatics New Email List
  • A Two-week School for “Computational Methods in Astrophysics”
  • 31st Apatity Seminar “Physics of Auroral Phenomena”
  • Vasyliunas’s Organ Concert during Fall 2007 AGU Meeting

Issue 76, November 4, 2007

  • Questions Needed for SPA “Agency Night” Speakers at 2007 Fall AGU Meeting
  • Press Conferences at Fall AGU
  • Valeria Troitskaya’s 90th Birthday
  • MEETING: 2nd Heliospheric Network Workshop – First Announcement, May 6-9, 2008, Lixouri, Kefalonia, Greece
  • JASTP Special Issue GSSS-2007 and ICESTAR/IHY
  • JOB OPENING: Faculty Position at University of Washington
  • JOB OPENING: Guest Scientist in Space Physics at Swedish Institute of Space Physics
  • PUBLICATION: Recent Articles in Space Weather

Issue 75, October 31, 2007

  • Upcoming Deadlines for AGU Meetings
  • NSF Solicitation for Postdoctoral Fellowships in Polar Regions Research
  • MEETING: 7th IGPP Astrophysics Conference – First Announcement, March 7-13, 2008, Kauai, Hawaii
  • THEMIS Constellation Level-2 Science Data Now Available on CDAWeb
  • Call for Nominations for Zeldovich Medal
  • ESA: First Selection of Candidate Missions for CV2015 Assessment Studies
  • JOB OPENING: Faculty Position in Lunar Science at Hampton University
  • JOB OPENING: Visiting Young Scientist at Dartmouth College
  • JOB OPENING: Two AFOSR Program Manager Positions
  • Note on Multiple Copies of SPA Newsletter

Issue 74, October 25, 2007

  • 2007 Spring AGU Student Paper Competition Winners
  • THEMIS Data/Software/Plots Available on the Web
  • MEETING: The 9th International Conference on Substorms – First Announcement, May 5-9, 2008, Seggau Castle, Austria
  • CAWSES News Vol. 4. No. 2 Available for Download
  • ESA Announcement of Opportunity for the Solar Orbiter Payload
  • Lloyd V. Berkner Space Policy Internship 2008
  • JOB OPENING: Research Fellow at University of St Andrews

Issue 73, October 17, 2007

  • CALL FOR PAPERS: JGR Special Section “Studies in Comparative Heliophysics”
  • NSF Program Solicitation “Sustainable Digital Data Preservation and Access Network Partners (DataNet)”
  • MEETING: Symposium on Earth Sun System Exploration, Grace Period for Abstract Submission
  • Personnel Change at NASA Solar Physics Office
  • JOB OPENING: Faculty Position in Physics and Integrated Applied Mathematics at the University of New Hampshire
  • JOB OPENING: Tenure-Track Position in Plasma Physics or Space-Plasma Physics at West Virginia University (www.wvu.edu/~physics)

Issue 72, October 12, 2007

  • MEETING: Symposium on Earth Sun System Exploration: Energy Coupling Within and Between Plasma Regimes, January 14-18, 2008, Kona, Hawaii
  • MEETING: 15th Cluster Workshop and CAA School – UPDATE Hotel Reservation Due October 15, 2007 – March 10-15, 2008, Hotel Playa La Arena, Tenerife, Canary Islands
  • 2008-2009 Postdoctoral Fellowships in Polar Regions Research
  • CALENDAR: Upcoming SPA Meetings

Issue 71, October 7, 2007

  • MEETING: NASA Heliophysics Division Multiple Spacecraft Missions Lessons Learned Conference, November 6, 2007, Laurel, Maryland
  • MEETING: Semantic Scientific Knowledge Integration AAAI/SSS Workshop, March 26-28, 2008, Stanford, California
  • CALL FOR PAPERS: JGR Special Section “Large Geomagnetic Storms”
  • Whole Heliosphere Interval: An International Coordinated Observing and Modeling Effort
  • STUDENT OPPORTUNITY: High Performance Computing Ph.D. Fellowship Program
  • JOB OPENING: Research Positions at Atmospheric & Space Technology Research Associates (ASTRA), San Antonio, Texas
  • JOB OPENING: Postdoctoral Position in Solar Physics, The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory (JHU/APL)
  • JOB OPENING: Lecturer/Senior Lecturer Position, Otago University, New Zealand
  • JOB OPENING: Physicist at Max Planck Institute, Katlenburg-Lindau, Germany

Issue 70, October 3, 2007

  • New NSF Atmospheric Sciences Solicitation
  • NSF: Cyber-enabled Discovery and Innovation
  • Opening of SAMPEX Data Center
  • CALL FOR PAPERS: 2008 URSI National Meeting Special Session “Space Plasma Waves and Radiation”, Boulder, CO, Jan 3-6 – Abstracts Due 12 Oct 2007
  • CALL FOR PAPERS: 2008 URSI National Meeting Joint Session GH2 “Meteor Physics”, Boulder, CO, Jan 3-6 – Abstracts Due 12 Oct 2007
  • JOB OPENING: Postdoctoral Position in Space Physics at the Swedish Institute of Space Physics, Uppsala, Sweden
  • PUBLICATION: Recent Articles in Space Weather

Issue 69, September 28, 2007

  • SEC Name Change to SWPC
  • CALL FOR PAPERS: 2008 URSI National Meeting Special Session “Ionospheric Irregularities & Instabilities”, Boulder, CO, Jan 3-6 – Abstracts Due 12 Oct 2007
  • JOB OPENING: Assistant Professor in Space Physics, Augsburg College
  • JOB OPENING: Research Associate Positions in Solar Extreme Ultraviolet Imaging and Irradiance at NOAA
  • ADDRESS CHANGE: Nikolai Tsyganenko
  • NASA: ROSES-07 Amendment 22: New Proposal Opportunity for Discovery and Scout Mission Capabilities Expansion Mission Concept Studies
  • NASA: SMD Requests Information on Space Station Utilization

Issue 68, September 24, 2007

  • MEETING: Space-Based Ionosphere-Thermosphere Research Conference “The Next Steps” – Abstracts Due October 3, October 17-19, 2007, Manhattan Beach Marriott, Manhattan Beach, CA
  • MEETING: Inner Magnetospheric Coupling (IMC) Workshop (http://www.ava.fmi.fi/IMC), July 28 – August 1, 2008, Hotel Korpilampi, Espoo, Finland
  • MEETING: “Saturn after Cassini-Huygens” Symposium, July 28 – August 1, 2008, Imperial College London, UK
  • Report of the Joint Science and Technology Definition Team (JSTDT) of NASA’s (LWS/Solar Sentinels) and ESA’s (Solar Orbiter) Is Now Available
  • CALL FOR PAPERS: Special Issue of Journal of Atmospheric and Solar-Terrestrial Physics (JASTP), Deadline for Submissions: December 1, 2007

Solicitation of Contributions to JASTP Special Issue on ICESTAR/GSSS-2007

  • Solar Maximum Mission (SMM) Coronagraph/Polarimeter (C/P) Data Available Online
  • JOB OPENING: Faculty Position in Atmospheric and Space Sciences, Department of Atmospheric, Oceanic and Space Sciences, College of Engineering, University of Michigan

Issue 67, September 18, 2007

  • SPA Poll Results
  • Geotail 1-min Solar Wind Magnetic Field and Plasma Data for 1995-2005 Are Available from GSFC/SPDF
  • CALL FOR PAPERS: 2008 URSI National Meeting Special Session “Physics of the Radiation Belts”, Boulder, CO, Jan 3-6 – Abstracts Due 12 Oct 2007
  • JOB OPENING: Research Scientist Position at the University of New Hampshire
  • JOB OPENING: US Geological Survey Research Geophysicist Geomagnetism Program
  • JOB OPENING: Software Development Officer for Space Physics Research, Space and Atmospheric Physics Group, Department of Physics, Imperial College London, UK
  • NASA: Email Notification for SMEX
  • NASA: ROSES-07 Amendment 21 – Cancellation of Living With a Star Space Environment Testbeds Program

Issue 66, September 13, 2007

  • NSF: Major Research Instrumentation (MRI) Program
  • New Near-real-time Data from Two MACCS Magnetometer Sites in Arctic Canada
  • Educational Comic Books Available Online
  • Abstracts for “AGU Chapman Conference on the Solar Wind Interaction with Mars” Due September 15
  • CALL FOR PAPERS: 2008 URSI National Meeting Joint H and G (GHS1) Session “Ionospheric Effects of Lightning”, Boulder, CO, Jan 3-7, 2008 – Abstracts Due 12 Oct 2007
  • JOB OPENING: Fixed-term (3 Years) Research Fellowships at La Trobe University, Melbourne, Australia

Issue 65, September 11, 2007

  • Geotail Is Fifteen Years Old
  • Carl Max Hammond Travel Award Fund
  • JOB OPENING: Tenure Track Faculty Position at Siena College
  • IAGA Officers for 2007-2011

Issue 64, September 6, 2007

  • Fall AGU Abstracts Due 2359h UT, September 6
  • Web Page Dedicated to Session SM07 at Fall AGU Meeting
  • New Trapped-Radiation Data Products Available From CDAWeb
  • MEETING: AGU Chapman Conference on the Solar Wind Interaction with Mars, January 22-25, 2008, San Diego, California
  • MEETING: Symposium on Earth Sun System Exploration: Energy Coupling Within and Between Plasma Regimes — Third Announcement, January 14-18, 2008, Kona, Hawaii, USA

Issue 63, September 4, 2007

  • Abstracts for Fall AGU Meeting Due in Two Days
  • Late Breaking Session at AGU Fall 2007 Meeting – Call For Abstracts, Recent Advances in NLC/PMC Research
  • Geospace Environment Modeling Proposals
  • Website for Research and Analysis Programs within NASA’s Science Mission Directorate
  • GRL Special Section: Large Geomagnetic Storms of Solar Cycle 23, Submission Deadline Extended to September 15, 2007
  • Availability of Software to Produce Latitude and Longitude Profiles Using CARISMA Data
  • PUBLICATION: Recent Articles in Space Weather

Issue 62, August 30, 2007

  • Call for Papers for Union-Wide Session on Global Observations
  • Web Site Dedicated to Session SH03 at Fall AGU Meeting
  • Web Page for All SPA-related Sessions at Fall AGU Meeting

Issue 61, August 29, 2007

  • ACE Releases New Data Products and Celebrates its 10th Anniversary
  • Call for Nominations for Zeldovich Medal
  • MEETING: WIND SWG Meeting – The Day After Fall AGU, December 15, 2007, Berkeley, CA

Issue 60, August 23, 2007

  • Masahisa Sugiura, 1925-2007

Issue 59, August 21, 2007

  • Fall 2007 AGU Meeting: Other Sessions of Interest to the SPA Community

Issue 58, August 19, 2007

  • Community Notice on Participation in ESA’s Solar Orbiter Mission
  • MEETING: Space-Based Ionosphere-Thermosphere Research Conference “The Next Steps”, October 17-19, 2007, Manhattan Beach Marriott, Manhattan Beach, CA, Conference web site: http://www.aero.org/conferences/sbitr/index.html
  • Third Announcement of a Special JASTP Issue “Dynamic Variability of Earth’s Radiation Belts” — New Deadline: 30 September 2007
  • Fall 2007 AGU Meeting: Magnetospheric Physics Sessions

Issue 57, August 17, 2007

  • JOB OPENING: Two Research Scientist Positions at University of New Hampshire
  • JOB OPENING: Researcher Position at British Antarctic Survey, UK
  • AFFILIATION AND ADDRESS CHANGE: Vladimir (Volodya) Papitashvili
  • Fall 2007 AGU Meeting: Solar and Heliospheric Physics Sessions

Issue 56, August 16, 2007

  • University Proposals for Large Computing Allocations at NCAR Deadline: August 29, 2007
  • SDO Teams Day: 14 September 2007
  • Fall 2007 AGU Meeting: Aeronomy Sessions

Issue 55, August 14, 2007

  • Dr. Yingjuan Ma Wins Scarf Award
  • Call for Papers on Flare-Substorm/Space Weather Topics for A Special Issue of Earth Planets and Space (EPS) Journal
  • New AOGS Officers for 2008-2010
  • 2007 AGU Fall Meeting: General Information

Issue 54, August 9, 2007

  • New Space Weather Grant Opportunity
  • NASA Heliophysics Science Data Management Policy Released
  • High-Resolution Geotail MGF and LEP Data Coverage Extended in CDAWeb
  • MEETING: TIMED “Open” ITM Science Meeting, September 17-19, 2007, Boulder Colorado
  • MEETING: Second Conference on “Spatio-Temporal Analysis and Multipoint Measurements in Space 2” (STAMMS 2), September 24-28, 2007, Orléans, France
  • JOB OPENING: Three Positions at Christian-Albrecht-University, Kiel, Germany
  • JOB OPENING: Postdoctoral Research Associate at University College London, UK

Issue 53, August 2, 2007

  • Virtual Observatories for Heliophysics Data: New Selections
  • MEETING: The Second CAWSES Global Tidal Campaign Workshop – Final Reminder – August 27-30, 2007, Frederiction, Canada
  • JOB OPENING: Research-to-Applications Scientist/Programmer at NOAA SEC
  • JOB OPENING: Post-Doctoral Fellow at KU Leuven, Belgium
  • JOB OPENING: Fixed-term (3 Years) Faculty Position in Space Physics at La Trobe University, Melbourne, Australia
  • Two PhD Student Fellowships – KU Leuven, Belgium
  • PUBLICATION: Recent Articles in Space Weather

Issue 52, July 28, 2007

  • New NASA Explorer AO
  • Announcing the Planetary Exploration Newsletter Meeting Calendar
  • MEETING: Final Announcement of the Living With a Star Science Workshop “From the Sun towards the Earth”, September 10-13, 2007, Boulder, Colorado
  • MEETING: The 20th International Conference on Numerical Simulation of Plasmas (ICNSP) and the US-Japan Simulation Science Workshop, October 8-12, 2007, Austin, Texas
  • MEETING: First Middle East-Africa, Regional IAU Meeting, April 5-10, 2008, Cairo, Egypt
  • JOB OPENING: Senior Radar Science Systems Engineer at JPL
  • JOB OPENING: Tenure-track Position at University of Saskatchewan Canada

Issue 51, July 24, 2007

  • Janet Luhmann to Receive Fleming Medal
  • 2007 Lorenz Lecturer: AGU Nonlinear Geophysics Focus Group
  • JOB OPENING: Two Research Associate Positions at CIRES, Boulder, Colorado
  • JOB OPENING: IPY Post-doctoral Fellow at University of Saskatchewan Canada

Issue 50, July 21, 2007

  • GRL Special Section: Large Geomagnetic Storms of Solar Cycle 23, Call for papers. Submission Deadline August 31, 2007
  • MEETING: 15th Cluster Workshop, March 10-14, 2008, Tenerife, Canary Islands
  • STEREO WAVES (SWAVES) Radio Spectra are Now Available on CDAWeb
  • JOB OPENING: Research Associate/Scientist Position at Dartmouth College
  • JOB OPENING: Post-doctoral Position at ISSI in Bern, Switzerland
  • JOB OPENING: Post-doctoral and Ph.D. Positions at the University of Saskatchewan, Canada
  • JOB OPENING: Assistant Research Physicists at UC Berkeley, Revised Application Deadline: August 31, 2007

Issue 49, July 17, 2007

  • IUGG News: Newly Elected Officers, Location of IUGG 2011 Meeting
  • THEMIS Ground-based MAGnetometer (GMAG) Data Now Available on CDAWeb
  • Meeting: 5th AMS Space Weather Symposium – Session on “Forecasting/products enabled by next generation instrumentation on GOES-R and other satellites”, 21-22 January 2008, New Orleans
  • MEETING: IHY-Africa Space Weather Science and Education Workshop, Second Announcement, November 11-16, 2007, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
  • JOB OPENING: Assistant Research Physicists at UC Berkeley
  • JOB OPENING: Fixed-term (3 Years) Faculty Position in Space Physics, La Trobe University, Melbourne, Australia

Issue 48, July 6, 2007

  • LWS TR&T Announcements
  • Announcing the Release of International Reference Ionosphere (IRI) 2007
  • A New Data Product at the CDAW Data Center
  • Second Announcement of a Special JASTP Issue “Dynamic Variability of Earth’s Radiation Belts”
  • Extension of Deadline for Application to the Course on “Turbulence and Waves in Space Plasmas”
  • JOB OPENING: Two Research Fellows at University of St. Andrews, UK
  • PUBLICATION: Recent Articles in Space Weather

Issue 47, June 25, 2007

  • News from Acapulco
  • Extension of Deadline for Nominations of AGU Fellows
  • IAGA Working Group on Polar Research Business Meeting July 2, 2007, Perugia, ITALY
  • JOB OPENING: Research Positions at Atmospheric & Space Technology Research Associates (ASTRA), San Antonio, Texas
  • JOB OPENING: Postdoctoral Research Associate in UV Irradiance Modeling LASP, University of Colorado, Boulder

Issue 46, June 20, 2007

  • IAGA ULF Waves Working Group Business Meeting, July 2, 2007, Perugia, ITALY
  • Fellowships for PhD Students in Solar System Science
  • JOB OPENING: Tenure-track Faculty in Space Physics, University of Alaska Fairbanks
  • JOB OPENING: Tenure-track Position at The University of Saskatchewan

Issue 45, June 14, 2007

  • Seeking Nominations for COSPAR Awards and Medals
  • The 25th Anniversary of the IMAGE Magnetometer Network Niemegk & Potsdam, 8-10 October 2007, Second circular
  • MEETING: “Magnetic Fields in the Universe II: from Laboratory and Stars to the Primordial Universe”, January 28-February 1, 2008, Cozumel, MEXICO
  • JOB OPENING: Postdoctoral and Mid-career Positions at the Naval Research Laboratory

Issue 44, June 11, 2007

  • Call for Special-Session Proposals for the Fall AGU Meeting
  • MEETING: Commercial Space Weather Providers and NOAA-SEC, June 27, 2007, Boulder, CO
  • MEETING: “Space Plasmas and Astrophysics” International Workshop in Honor of Andre Mangeney, September 11-14, 2007, Observatoire de Paris, Meudon, France
  • JOB OPENING: Two Post-Doc Positions in Solar-Planetary Physics at the University of Leicester, UK
  • JOB OPENING: Postdoctoral Fellow in Space Physics, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John’s, Newfoundland, CANADA

Issue 43, June 5, 2007

  • International Living With a Star Newsletter
  • MEETING: SOHO 20 – Transient Events on the Sun and in the Heliosphere, August 27-31, 2007, Ghent, BELGIUM
  • MEETING: 12th International Symposium on Equatorial Aeronomy (ISEA 12), May 18-24, 2008, Crete, GREECE
  • JOB OPENING: Postdoctoral Associate Position at Virginia Tech
  • PUBLICATION: Recent Articles in Space WeatheR

Issue 42, June 1, 2007

  • MEETING: International CAWSES Symposium – Abstract Submission and Financial Support Deadlines Extended to June 25, October 23-27, 2007, Kyoto, JAPAN
  • MEETING: SORCE’s Past, Present, and Future Role in Earth Science Research, February 5-7, 2008, Santa Fe, New Mexico

Issue 41, May 29, 2007

  • Nominations for AGU Fellows
  • Announcing the Planetary Exploration Newsletter (with Subscription Information)
  • Computer Virus Warning for Use of Memory Sticks at the Recent Joint Assembly in Acapulco

Issue 40, May 25, 2007

  • Announcing the Planetary Exploration Newsletter
  • CALL FOR PAPERS: AMS Symposium on Space Weather, 20-24 Jan 2008, New Orleans, LA. Abstracts Due August 1

Issue 39, May 23, 2007

  • MEETING: 3rd International Workshop on Occultations for Probing Atmosphere and Climate (OPAC-3), September 17-21, 2007, Graz, AUSTRIA
  • Blewett Scholarship for Women in Physics
  • JOB OPENING: Two Faculty Positions in Physics and Space Sciences, Florida Institute of Technology
  • JOB OPENING: Post-doctoral Research Position, University of Saskatchewan, CANADA

Issue 38, May 16, 2007

  • MEETING: Solar Extremem Events 2007 – Updated Information, September 24-27, 2007, Athens, GREECE
  • MEETING: Course on “Turbulence and Waves in Space Plasmas”, September 9-14, 2007, L’Aquila, ITALY
  • SPECIAL SESSION: EPSC 2007 Session M1 “Radio Emission from the Sun, the Planets and the Heliosphere”
  • SPECIAL SESSION: EPSC 2007 Session M3 “Hazards in Interplanetary Space and on Other Planets: Science, Engineering and Health”

Issue 37, May 10, 2007

  • MEETING: Planetary Auroral Workshop in New England, June 11-12, 2007, Whitefield, New Hampshire
  • MEETING: Beacon Satellite Symposium – Update, June 11-15, 2007, Boston College
  • MEETING: Virtual Observatories in Geosciences 2007 – Second Announcement, June 12-15, 2007, Denver, Colorado

Issue 36, May 6, 2007

  • Dr. Roger Gendrin Passed Away

Issue 35, May 4, 2007

  • Special Issue on the Interrelationship between Plasma Phenomena in the Laboratory and in Space
  • Abstract Deadline for EuroPlanet Meeting Extended to May 18
  • XIIIth IAGA Workshop on Magnetic Observatories – First Circular, June 9-18, 2008, Golden and Boulder, Colorado
  • JOB OPENING: Two Post-doctoral Positions at University of Tromso, NORWAY

Issue 34, May 2, 2007

  • FY08 Budget Impacts to the Heliophysics Program
  • CEDAR-DASI Workshop: Schedule and Lodging June 24-29, 2007, Santa Fe, New Mexico
  • JOB OPENING: Researcher Positions at UCLA: I. Associate Researcher and/or Full Researcher in Experimental Space Plasma Physics; II. Assistant or Associate Researcher in Space Physics Theory or Phenomenology
  • JOB OPENING: Research Associate Position at Imperial College London, UK
  • PUBLICATION: Recent Articles in Space Weather

Issue 33, April 25, 2007

  • MEETING: SOHO 20 – Transient Events on the Sun and in the Heliosphere August 27-31, 2007, Ghent, BELGIUM
  • MEETING: IAU Symposium 247 – Abstract Deadline Extension – September 17-22, 2007, Porlamar, Isla de Margarita, VENEZUELA
  • MEETING: International CAWSES Symposium, October 23-27, 2007, Kyoto, JAPAN
  • SESSION: Europlanet Meeting Session M6: “Magnetospheric Interaction of Icy Moons and Giant Planets”
  • JOB OPENING: Research Associate at Lancaster University, UK
  • JOB OPENING: Post Doctoral Research Position at the University of Saskatchewan

Issue 32, April 17, 2007

  • University of Arizona and National Solar Observatory’s 2007 Summer School in Solar Physics, June 11-15, 2007, Sacramento Peak Observatory, Sunspot, NM
  • MEETING: GEM 2007 Summer Workshop, June 17-22, 2007, Zermatt, Utah
  • MEETING: Second Conference on “Spatio-Temporal Analysis and Multipoint Measurements in Space 2” (STAMMS 2) – Second Announcement and Call for Abstracts, September 24-28, 2007, Orléans, FRANCE
  • SESSION: Europlanet Conference #2 Session PM1: “Icy Bodies in the Outer Solar System: Formation, Evolution, and Internal Structure” – Call for Papers
  • CORRECTION: Revised Deadlines for Support Applications and Abstract Submissions for 13th EISCAT International Workshop and EISCAT Radar School

Issue 31, April 12, 2007

  • News Regarding 2007 Joint Assembly


(I) Ed Smith Selected for Parker Lecture
(II) April 18 Deadline for AGU Joint Assembly Registration and Housing
(III) SPA/P/AS Reception with Mariachi Band
Issue 30, April 11, 2007

  • Call for Nominations for the 2007 Fred L. Scarf Award – Revised Deadline 1 June 2007
  • Deadline for Nominations for AGU Fellows
  • MEETING: 13th EISCAT Workshop and EISCAT Radar School, Various Days in July and August 2007, FINLAND
  • MEETING: 2nd Announcement of the Living With a Star Science Workshop “From the Sun towards the Earth”, September 10-13, 2007, Boulder, Colorado
  • MEETING: Solar Extreme Events of 2007: Fundamental Science and Applied Aspects, September 24-27, 2007, Athens, GREECE

Issue 29, April 6, 2007

  • MEETING: IHY Conference “The Sun, the Heliosphere, and the Earth”, May 14-18, 2007, Bad Honnef, GERMANY, Abstract Due: April 15, 2007
  • MEETING: Magnetospheres of the Outer Planets 2007, San Antonio, Texas, USA, June 25-29, 2007 – http://mop.space.swri.edu – Abstracts Due: April 13, 2007
  • MEETING: Symposium on Earth Sun System Exploration: Energy Coupling Within and Between Plasma Regimes – Second Announcement, January 14-18, 2008, Kona, Hawaii, USA
  • SESSION: EPSC 2007 Session M1 – Radio Emission from the Sun, the Planets and the Heliosphere
  • CAWSES News Vol. 4, No.1 Available Online
  • JOB OPENING: Post-Doctoral Research Scientist at University College London

Issue 28, April 3, 2007

  • LWS-IHY HELIOPHYSICS Summer School 2007, July 30-August 7, 2007, Boulder, CO
  • MEETING: Symposium on the 25th Anniversary of the IMAGE Magnetometer Network – First Circular, October 8-10, 2007, Potsdam & Niemegk
  • MEETING: International Heliophysical Year 2007: New Insights into Solar-Terrestrial Physics, November 5-11, 2007, Zvenigorod, Moscow region, RUSSIA
  • JOB OPENING: Guest Scientist Position in Space Physics at the Swedish Institute of Space Physics, Uppsala, Sweden, For Research Related to the Saturn/Titan System
  • JOB OPENING: Postdoctoral Fellowships available at University of Waterloo Canada
  • JOB OPENING: Software Development Officer Space and Atmospheric Physics Group, Imperial College London
  • PUBLICATION: Recent Articles in Space Weather

Issue 27, March 27, 2007

  • Radiation Belt Storm Probes Space Weather Beacon Forum at the Space Weather Workshop
  • MEETING: SuperDARN Workshop 2007, June 4-8, 2007, Abashiri, Hokkaido, JAPAN
  • MEETING: Beacon Satellite Symposiums, June 11-15, 2007, Boston College, Final Call for Paper – Abstract Deadline Extended to March 31
  • MEETING: XIIIth IAGA Workshop on Geomagnetic Instruments, Data Acquisition, and Processing, June 9-18, 2008, Golden and the Boulder Magnetic Observatory, Colorado

Issue 26, March 22, 2007

  • ROSES 2007 Update: Space Weather Included in Aviation Program
  • MEETING: Middle and Upper Atmosphere Remote Sensing Sessions SPIE Europe Remote Sensing 2007, 17-21 September 2007, Florence, ITALY
  • SUMMER SCHOOL on “Solar-Terrestrial Interactions: INstruments and Techniques (STIINTE)”, June 4-16, 2007, Sinaia, ROMANIA
  • JOB OPENING: Postdoctoral Research Positions in Heliospheric Physics, North-West University, Potchefstroom, SOUTH AFRICA

Issue 25, March 18, 2007

  • MEETING: Virtual Observatories in Geosciences 2007 (VOiG), http://www.egy.org/VOiG (voig@egy.org) – First announcement, June 12-15, 2007, Denver, Colorado
  • JOB OPENING: Postdoc Position at the University of Cologne, Germany
  • JOB OPENING: Postdoctoral Position in Space Plasma Physics at the Finnish Meteorological Institute, Helsinki, Finland

Issue 24, March 14, 2007

  • NASA Planetary Science Summer School
  • MEETING: IAU Symposium 247 – Waves and Oscillations in the Solar Atmosphere: Heating and Magneto-seismology, September 17-22, 2007, Porlamar, Isla de Margarita, Venezuela
  • Nominations for New AOGS Officials
  • CORRECTION: Postdoc Position in Space Physics at the University of Bergen, Norway

Issue 23, March 11, 2007

  • MEETING: AOGS 4th Annual Meeting, July 30-August 4, 2007, Bangkok, Thailand – Abstract Submission Deadline: March 15, 2007 (See Item #3 for Solar Terrestrial and Planetary Science Sessions)
  • Polar Aeronomy and Radio Science Summer School 2007, July 23-August 3, 2007, Fairbanks and Gakona, Alaska
  • List of AOGS 2007 Solar Terrestrial (ST) and Planetary Science (PS) Sessions

Issue 22, March 9, 2007

  • Alan Stern Appointed Associate Administrator of NASA’s Science Mission Directorate
  • 2006 Fall AGU Student Paper Competition Winners
  • JOB OPENING: Senior Physicist at Jet Propulsion Laboratory
  • JOB OPENING: Research Astrophysicist at Air Force Research Laboratory
  • JOB OPENING: Postdoc Position in Space Physics at the University of Bergen, Norway

Issue 21, March 7, 2007

  • MEETING: NSF Workshop on Small Satellite Missions for Space Weather and Atmospheric Research, May 15-17, 2007, Arlington, VA
  • MEETING: Greenland Space Science Symposium-2007 – Reminder of Registration Deadline on March 19
  • SESSION: URSI 2007 – GH2 “Plasma Turbulence and Instabilities” – Extended deadline to 2007 North American Radio Science Meeting 2007 URSI – CNC/USNC, July 22-26, 2007, Fairmont Château Laurier, Ottawa, ON, Canada
  • CORRECTION: New book on Reconnection of Magnetic Fields – Complete List of Contributors

Issue 20, March 4, 2007

  • Invitation to participate in a “Topical Issue” of “Solar Physics” on “Challenges in Solar Image Analysis and Visualization”
  • JOB OPENING: Postdoctoral Research Associate (STEREO/THEMIS RA), University of Colorado at Boulder
  • BOOK: New Book on Reconnection of Magnetic Fields
  • PUBLICATION: Recent Articles in Space Weather

Issue 19, February 28, 2007

  • State of Our Section of the Union
  • JOB OPENING: Lead Scientist in Solar Physics at Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory

Issue 18, February 25, 2007

  • March 1 – Deadline for Electronic Submission of Joint Assembly 2007 Abstracts (See Item #4 for List of SPA and Related Sessions)
  • MEETING: Magnetospheres of the Outer Planets 2007, June 25-29, 2007, San Antonio, Texas
  • Helioweb’s Heliocentric Trajectories Service at GSFC/SPDF Upgraded
  • List of SPA and Related Sessions at the 2007 Joint Assembly

Issue 17, February 23, 2007

  • Deadline for Electronic Submission of IUGG 2007 Abstracts: February 28 (See Item #6 for List of SPA-related Sessions at IUGG)
  • MEETING ANNOUNCEMENT: “High Speed Solar Wind Streams and Geospace Interactions (HSS-GI) Workshop”, September 2-7, 2007, Ambleside, UK
  • SESSION: URSI 2007 – H1: “Radiation Belts”
  • STUDENT OPPORTUNITY: PPARC International Undergraduate Summer School – First Announcement, June 17 – July 13, 2007, Sheffield, UK
  • Application Deadline for ISSS Course “Magnetospheric Dynamics” Extended
  • IUGG 2007 Sessions Related to SPA

Issue 16, February 21, 2007

  • NRC Assessing Solar System Exploration
  • MEETING: Research to Operations Splinter Meeting Before Space Weather Workshop, April 23, 2007, Boulder, Colorado
  • MEETING: 13th EISCAT Workshop and EISCAT Radar School, July and August 2007, FINLAND
  • MEETING: Satellites of the Outer Solar System Workshop – First Announcement, August 13-15, 2007, Boulder, Colorado
  • SESSION: URSI 2007 – GH3: “ePOP (Enhanced Polar Outflow Probe) Science”
  • SESSION: URSI 2007 – GH4: “Ionospheric and Magnetospheric Effects of Lightning”
  • BOOK: Physics of Space Plasma Activity

Issue 15, February 15, 2007

  • MEETING: Open Wind Science Working Group (SWG) Meeting March 29, 2007, Greenbelt, Maryland
  • MEETING: Science Archives in the 21st Century (Workshop) April 25-26, 2007, Washington, DC
  • SESSION: EPS Conference on Plasma Physics – Session on Solar, Space and Astrophysical Plasmas, July 2-6, 2007, Warsaw, Poland
  • MEETING: North American URSI Meeting 2007, JULY 22-26, 2007, Fairmont Chateau Laurier, Ottawa, ON, Canada
  • SESSION: URSI 2007 – G2: “Ground and Space-based Radio Beacons”
  • SESSION: URSI 2007 – GH2: “Plasma Turbulence and Instabilities”
  • SESSION: URSI 2007 – H3: “Spacecraft Plasma Interactions”
  • MEETING: 4th Alfvén Conference: The importance of Plasma Processes in Planetary Physics and Astrophysics, September 24-28, 2007, Arcachon, France
  • ILWS2006 Book Available Online
  • STUDENT OPPORTUNITY: The Center for Integrated Space Weather Modeling Summer School 2007

Issue 14, February 12, 2007

  • 2007 Joint Assembly, May 22-25, 2007, Acapulco, Mexico (See Item #5 for Details of SPA and Other Related Sessions)
  • Discovery Mission Program: Its Past and Its Future
  • MEETING: Second Announcement of the IHY Conference “Heliophysics: The Sun, the Heliosphere and the Earth”, 14-18 May 2007, Bad Honnef, Germany
  • JOB OPENING: Research Associate Position at The University of Newcastle, Australia

2007 Joint Assembly: List of SPA and Related Sessions Issue 13, February 8, 2007

  • Deadline for Nominations for AGU Medals
  • AOGS 2007 Meeting: Revised Abstract & Registration Waiver Deadlines (See Item #5 in the January 20 issue for details of the Solar Terrestrial and Planetary Science Sessions)
  • Workshop Announcement: IRI/COST296 Workshop on Ionosphere – Modelling, Forcing, and Telecommunications, July 10-14, 2007, Prague, Czech Republic
  • Announcement of a Special JASTP Issue Entitled “Dynamic Variability of Earth’s Radiation Belts”
  • GRANT: Two-year Position in Orléans (France) on Multipoint Measurements in Space Plasmas, for a Senior Researcher

Issue 12, February 6, 2007 Special Issue: IUGG XXIV 2007 General Assembly

  • IUGG XXIV 2007 General Assembly, Perugia, Italy, 2-13 July 2007
  • IAGA Sessions Related to SPA
  • Joint Sessions Related to SPA
  • Selected Union Sessions

Issue 11, February 2, 2007

  • MEETING: eGY General Meeting, March 13-14, 2007, Boulder, Colorado
  • MEETING: Symposium on Earth Sun System Exploration: Energy Coupling Within and Between Plasma Regimes, January 14-18, 2008, Kona, Hawaii, USA
  • JOB OPENING: Faculty Position at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
  • JOB OPENING: Science Planner/Operations Engineer Position at Imperial College
  • PUBLICATION: Book: “Space Weather – Physics and Effects”
  • PUBLICATION: Recently Published AGU Monographs
  • PUBLICATION: Recent Articles in Space Weather

Issue 10, January 31, 2007

  • MEETING: LWS Geostorm CDAW and Conference, March 5-9, 2007 – Florida Tech – Melbourne, FL – http://cism.fit.edu/LWS-CDAW_2007_Main.html – Deadline for Registration, Abstract Submission and Request for Financial Assistance: January 31, 2007
  • MEETING: Conference-Workshop “Spatio-Temporal Analysis and Multipoint Measurements in Space 2” (STAMMS 2), September 24-28, 2007, Orleans, FRANCE
  • Call for Proposals for International Teams in Space Science (incl. Geosciences)
  • STUDENT OPPORTUNITY: Dr. William W.L. “Bill” Taylor Memorial Scholarship Competition
  • STUDENT OPPORTUNITY: SPD Summer School, June 2-6, 2007, Maui, Hawai’i
  • STUDENT OPPORTUNITY: University of Arizona and National Solar Observatory’s 2007 Summer School in Solar Physics, June 11-15, 2007: Sacramento Peak Observatory, Sunspot, NM
  • JOB OPENING: Research Associate Position on Cassini, Imperial College London

Issue 9, January 27, 2007

  • STEREO Swing Past Moon, Preparing for 3-D Solar Studies
  • Student Support to Attend Space Weather Workshop, April 24-27, 2007, Boulder, Colorado
  • MEETING: Symposium “Radio Sounding and Plasma Physics,” 29 April 2007, XI International Digisonde Forum, 30 April to 2 May 2007, and IMAGE RPI Science Team Meeting, 27 April 2007, Lowell, Massachusetts
  • 2007 Taiwan Geosciences Assembly (TGA) Session “Solar-Terrestrial Physics: Dynamics of the Magnetotail and its Connection to Phenomena in the High-Latitude Ionosphere”, May 15-18, 2007, Longtan, Taiwan
  • SHINE 2007 Workshop, July 30 – August 3, 2007, Whistler, BC, Canada
  • ADDRESS CHANGE: Robert Clauer

Issue 8, January 23, 2007 Special Issue: 2007 Joint Assembly, Acapulco

  • General Information
  • SA, SH, and SM Sessions
  • Other SPA-related Sessions

Issue 7, January 20, 2007

  • MEETING: AOGS 4th Annual Meeting, July 30 – August 4, 2007, Bangkok, Thailand, Abstract Submission Deadline: February 15, 2007 (See Item #5 for Solar Terrestrial and Planetary Science Sessions)
  • MEETING: Greenland IPY 2007 Space Science Symposium “Transport in the Coupled Solar Wind – Geospace System seen from a High-Latitude Vantage Point” (GSSS-2007), May 4 – 9, 2007, Kangerlussuaq, Greenland
  • MEETING: 1st Announcement for IHY-Africa Space Weather Science and Education Workshop, Nov 11 – 16, 2007, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
  • Heliophysics Summer School 2007, July 30 – August 7, 2007, Boulder, Colorado
  • List of AOGS 2007 Solar Terrestrial (ST) and Planetary Science (PS) Sessions

Issue 6, January 18, 2007

  • THEMIS: NASA News Release and Video
  • MEETING: “Subsurface and Atmospheric Influences on Solar Activity” – The 2007 NSO Summer Workshop, April 16-20, 2007, Sunspot, New Mexico – Problem with Registration Form – Deadline extended to Feb 2, 2007
  • MEETING: International Heliophysical Year 2007: New Insights into Solar-terrestrial Physics, November 5-10, 2007, Russia, Zvenigorod, Moscow region
  • MEETING: International Workshop on “Solar Variability, Earth’s Climate and the Space Environment”, June 1-6, 2008, Bozeman, Montana
  • MEETING: COSPAR Scientific Assembly, July 13-20, 2008, Montreal, Canada
  • STUDENT OPPORTUNITY: New REU Site Program in Solar and Space Physics, Now Accepting Applications
  • Course on “Magnetospheric dynamics”

Issue 5, January 14, 2007

  • EGU 2007 Abstract Deadline Reminder (See #6 for List of SPA-related Sessions)
  • MEETING: Space Weather Enterprise Forum, April 4-5, 2007, Washington, D.C.
  • Call for Abstracts for the Beacon Satellite Symposium, June 11-15, 2007, Boston College, Abstract Deadline: 15 March 2007
  • JOB OPENING: Observatory Research, Athabasca University, CANADA
  • STUDENT OPPORTUNITY: NASA Earth and Space Science Fellowship Program, New NASA Program solicits Graduate Student Research Fellows — Same Application Deadline February 1, 2007
  • List of SPA-related Sessions at EGU 2007 Meeting

Issue 4, January 11, 2007 Special Issue: IUGG XXIV 2007 General Assembly

  • IUGG XXIV 2007 General Assembly, Perugia, Italy, 2-13 July 2007
  • IAGA Sessions Related to SPA
  • Joint Sessions Related to SPA
  • Selected Union Sessions

Issue 3, January 9, 2007

  • 2007 AGU Fellows
  • Updated Abstract and Grant Application Due Dates – IUGG 2007 General Assembly, Perugia, Italy
  • JOB OPENING: Research Fellow in Space Weather – Ref 92650 – Closing 25 January 2007 – School of Physics, University of Sydney, Australia

Issue 2, January 6, 2007 Special Issue: EGU General Assembly 2007

  • European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2007, Vienna, Austria, 15 – 20 April, 2007 – Important Information
  • Solar-Terrestrial Sciences (ST) Sessions
  • Other Related Sessions

Issue 1, January 5, 2007

  • MEETING: Second Circular: “Multipoint Observations of the Magnetosphere and Its Coupling to the Ionosphere and the Solar Wind” – Science Meeting Followed by THEMIS Launch, Feb 13-15 2007, Radisson Resort at the Port, Cape Canaveral Florida. – It is high season at the Cape. Deadlines are fast approaching. – Hotel block-reservation: Jan 12; Launch Site Tour Signup: Jan 13 – Abstract; meeting and banquet registrations: Jan 27 – Info at: http://sprg.ssl.berkeley.edu/themis/themis_launch.html
  • MEETING: LWS Geostorm CDAW and Conference, 5-9 March 2007 – Florida Tech – Melbourne, FL, Second Announcement and Call for Papers
  • SOFTWARE RELEASE: The AF-GEOSpace Version 2.1 Space Environment Software Program Is Now Available from the Air Force Research Laboratory, Hanscom AFB, MA
  • Max Planck Society: Independent Junior Research Group Leader
  • JOB OPENING: Two Postdoctoral Positions, Korea Astronomy and Space Science Institute
  • CHANGE OF ADDRESS: Dan Ober, Jackie Schoendorf, Keith Siebert, Dan Weimer, Gordon Wilson, and Earl Witt