Newsletter Volume XIX, 2012

Issue 73, December 20, 2012

  • Announcement of a Special Issue of Advances in Space Research
  • Second Announcement of the 527. Wilhelm und Else Heraeus-Seminar: “Plasma and Radiation Environment in Astrospheres and Implications for the Habitability of Extrasolar Planets”
  • JOB OPENING: Post-Doctoral Research Position, Penn State
  • JOB OPENING: Research Fellow, University of Waikato
  • JOB OPENING: Postdoc position at the Space Research Institute of the Austrian Academy of Sciences (IWF-OeAW)
  • JOB OPENING: Fellowships for PhD Students in Solar System Physics, Max Planck Institute for Solar System Research Katlenburg-Lindau, Germany
  • JOB OPENING: Job Announcement: Research Associate at LASP
  • Research Opportunity for Graduate Students – Summer 2013: Study Astronomy/Astrophysics in India

Issue 72, December 18, 2012

  • AGU Volunteers
  • SCOSTEP Scientific Program: Request for Input: Deadline two weeks away!
  • HAO Community Survey
  • Meeting: ASTRONUM-2013 – the 8th Annual International Conference on Numerical Modeling of Space Plasma Flows, Biarritz, France, 1–5 July, 2013
  • ACE Real-Time Shock Solutions for Space Weather Applications

Special Issue: EGU General Assembly 2013
Issue 71, December 12, 2012

  • European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2013 – General Information April 7-12, 2013, Vienna, Austria
  • List of Solar-Terrestrial Sciences (ST) and Other Sessions of Interest to SPA Community
  • Detailed Description of Solar-Terrestrial Sciences (ST) and Other Sessions of Interest to SPA Community

Issue 70, December 11, 2012

  • Announcement for a COST training school, “Solar variability and its impact on the Earth’s climate,” Thessaloniki, Greece, 10-15 March 2013
  • Space Climate Symposium-5, Oulu, Finland, 15-19 June 2013
  • JOB OPENING: PDRA in Solphys, SP2RC, Sheffield (UK) – Deadline 3rd Jan 2013!
  • JOB OPENING: Tenure-Track Position in Atmospheric Physics, Department of Meteorology, Stockholm University
  • JOB OPENING: Ionospheric research engineer contractor position at AFRL, Kirtland AFB, NM
  • Postdoctoral position at LPC2E within the European SOLID project

Issue 69, December 2, 2012

  • Reminder: LWS TR&T Town Hall Meeting December 3, 2012, San Francisco, California

Issue 68, November 29, 2012

  • Sixth Coronal Loops Workshop, Floréal Club, La Roche-en-Ardenne, Belgium, 25-28 June 2013
  • Job Announcement: Visiting Young Scientist at Dartmouth College
  • Job Announcement: Research Fellow, University of Waikato
  • Job Announcement: Senior Research Scientist/Engineer Position at ASTRA, Boulder

Issue 67, November 27, 2012

  • News from the NASA Heliophysics Roadmap Committee
  • 2013 Spring THEMIS/ARTEMIS Science Working Group Meeting
  • EGU2013- Opportunities for Students & Young Scientists
  • International Symposium on Planetary Sciences (IAPS2013), July 1-4, 2013, Shanghai, China
  • JOB OPENING: Tenure-Track Faculty Position in Space Science, Department of Physics, University of Texas at Dallas
  • JOB OPENING: Post-doctoral scientist positions available at the Institute of Space Sciences, Shandong University, China

Issue 66, November 26, 2012

  • Bob Lin (1942-2012)

Issue 65, November 20, 2012

  • Agency Night at the Fall AGU Meeting
  • Workshop on the Trailing Edges of High-Speed Streams, May 20-24, 2013, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
  • 2013 Heliophysics Summer School, July 12-19, Boulder CO
  • Research Opportunity for Graduate Students – Summer 2013: Study Astronomy/Astrophysics in India

Issue 64, November 14, 2012

  • Publication: Physical Process in the Cusp
  • JOB OPENING: Two postdoctoral research positions in Solar Magnetohydrodynamics at the University of Dundee (UK)
  • JOB OPENING: Faculty Positions, Boston University Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering. All ranks considered.
  • CHANGE OF ADDRESS: Eftyhia Zesta

Issue 61, November 6, 2012

  • Professor Atsuhiro Nishida elected Person of Cultural Merits by the Japanese Government
  • 3rd Annual Space Science Student-Scientist Mixer, Fall AGU, Sunday, Dec. 2nd at 7pm in the “Club Room” at the Marriott
  • First announcement: 2013 ILWS Workshop “Space Weather Research with Space and Ground-based Observations,” 24-28 June 2013, Irkutsk, Russia
  • Announcement: CAWSES-II TG4 newsletter, Issue 10
  • JOB OPENING: Atmospheric Physicist (Program Director), National Science Foundation
  • PUBLICATION: Space Science Reviews Topical Issue (“GLE Events”)

Issue 60, November 1, 2012

  • AGU OSPA judges needed!
  • Workshop on C/NOFS Results and Equatorial Dynamics, 12-14 March 2013, Albuquerque, NM
  • AOGS (Asia Oceania Geosciences Society) – Call for Session Proposals, 24-28 June 2013, Brisbane, Australia
  • JOB OPENING: Two post-doctoral research associates at Lancaster University, UK
  • JOB OPENING: Postdoctoral Fellow in Space Physics, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St John’s, NL, Canada

Issue 59, October 30, 2012

  • Edward W. Hones, Jr. (1922-2012)

Issue 58, October 23, 2012

  • Request for Input: Naming of the NEW NASA science and exploration institute
  • Meeting Announcement: Exploring the Network of SDO Science
  • 40th Scientific Assembly of the Committee on Space Research (COSPAR) and Associated Events “COSPAR 2014”
  • JOB OPENING: Assistant Research Scientist, The University of California at Berkeley, Space Sciences Laboratory
  • JOB OPENING: Tenure Track Position in Experimental Space Science, Utah State University

Issue 57, October 16, 2012

  • NSO workshop #27: 50 Years of the Seismology of the Sun and Stars, 6-10 May 2013, New Mexico
  • 4th public release of Interstellar Boundary Explorer (IBEX) data
  • JOB OPENING: Support Scientist, NOAA’s National Centers for Environmental Prediction’s Environmental Modeling Center (EMC), College Park, MD
  • JOB OPENING: Technical/Scientific assistant, Cluster activities, Max Planck Institute for Solar System Research, Katlenburg-Lindau, Germany
  • PUBLICATION: Recent Articles in Space Weather

Issue 56, October 11, 2012

  • NASA Heliophysics Division Decadal Survey Interim Status
  • Relocation of Directories and Files Served by FTP from SPDF/CDAWeb and NSSDCftp
  • AMS Session: Heliophysics Science of Space Weather
  • JOB OPENING: Assistant Professor Faculty Position in Physics Department, New Jersey Institute of Technology
  • JOB OPENING: Permanent Faculty Positions in Planetary Sciences

REMINDER: If you are an AGU member and have not voted the next class of AGU leaders, please remember to vote by Thursday 4 October at 11:59 pm EDT. Your e-mail from the AGU Election Coordinator has the login information for online voting.
Issue 55, October 3, 2012

  • Yuri Shprits Wins Prestigious PECASE Award
  • Heliophysics Roadmap Committee
  • Get to know the G/MOWG
  • MEETING: American Geophysical Union – Meeting of the Americas, Cancun (Mexico), 14-17 May 2013
  • JOB OPENING: Postdoctoral Position at Los Alamos National Laboratory

Issue 54, September 25, 2012

  • Funding Opportunity: “Interdisciplinary Research in Hazards and Disasters”
  • NSO Seeks Consortium Partners
  • SPA Richard Carrington (SPARC) Education and Public Outreach Award NOMINATIONS DUE: Monday Oct. 1st
  • Call for Papers on “Fundamental Properties and Processes of Magnetotails”
  • Second workshop announcement: Solar-Terrestrial Research in Polar Regions
  • Conference: “Mechanics of the Magnetospheric System and Effects on the Polar Regions” Torres del Paine, Patagonia, Chile, October 27-November 1, 2013
  • Space Weather Conference in Oslo (October 22-24)
  • Deadlines Approaching for Earth-Sun Systems Exploration 5, Kona, Hawai’i January 13-18, 2013
  • JOB OPENING: Postdoctoral Research Fellowship in Heliospace Physics, North-West University, Potchefstroom, South Africa

Issue 53, September 20, 2012

  • The 2013-2022 NRC Decadal Survey
  • Special Advances in Space Research (ASR) Issue on Lunar Science
  • Special Advances in Space Research (ASR) Issue Entitled “Cosmic Ray Origins: Viktor Hess Centennial Anniversary”
  • 2013 URSI National Radio Science Meeting Special Session on “Space Weather Events and Assimilative Models” Submission Deadline: September 21, 2012
  • 2013 URSI National Radio Science Meeting Joint Session on “Meteors, Orbital Debris, and Dusty Plasmas” Submission Deadline: September 21, 2012
  • JOB OPENING: Tenure/tenure-track Faculty Position University of Michigan Department of Atmospheric, Oceanic and Space Sciences (AOSS)
  • Fellowship Opportunities for Graduate Students
  • International Max-Planck Research School on Astrophysics – Call for Applications
  • Space Weather Forecasting Contest

Issue 52, September 11, 2012

  • Vote for AGU leaders!
  • Meeting: Workshop on Coupling of Upper and Middle Atmosphere Models (Paris, 26-28 November 2012)
  • Meeting: Magnetospheres of the Outer Planets, Athens, Greece, July 8-12, 2013
  • Meeting: “Mechanics of the Magnetospheric System and Effects on the Polar Regions,” Torres del Paine, Patagonia, Chile, October 27 – November 1, 2013
  • Announcing Recruitment for 2013 Jack Eddy Postdoctoral Fellowships
  • JOB OPENING: Postdoctoral Research Associate, Solar Physics and Space Plasma Research Centre (SP2RC), School of Mathematics & Statistics, University of Sheffield (UK)

Issue 51, September 5, 2012

  • Request for Input to the planning of the next Scientific Program (2014 – 2018)
  • Approval of the SPA Richard Carrington (SPARC) Education and Public Outreach Award
  • Multi-Source Spectral Plot Interface for ions with Z up to 28

Issue 50, August 31, 2012

  • Celebrating 15 Years of ACE in Space
  • Amitava Bhattacharjee Contact Change
  • JOB OPENING: Faculty Position at Georgia Tech, Atlanta, GA
  • JOB OPENING: Call for Candidates for DST/NRF SARChI Research Chairs, University of the Western Cape
  • JOB OPENING: Post-Doctoral Position at IPGP (Ionosphere), The Department of Space and Planetary Geophysics of the Institut de Physique du Globe de Paris
  • Three Ph.D-scholarships available for 2013 selection in Space Physics area in Embry-Riddle Engineering Physics Ph.D program
  • JOB OPENING: Postdoctoral position in space physics at Umeå University, Sweden

Issue 49, August 23, 2012

  • Chapman Conference on Fundamental Properties and Processes of Magnetotails, Reykjavik, Iceland, March 10-15, 2013
  • Common Data Format (CDF) 3.4 software update
  • Postdoctoral position at Los Alamos National Laboratory

Issue 48, August 17, 2012

  • 2013 Joint Assembly: Call for Session Proposals, May 14-17, 2013, Cancun, Mexico
  • PREDICCs Site for Situational Awareness of the Space Radiation Environment
  • JOB OPENING: Research-Scientist II position, Space Science Center of the University of New Hampshire

Issue 47, August 15, 2012

  • Reminder: Early Registration for the In-situ Heliospheric Science Symposium at JHU-APL Sept. 18-21, 2012 deadline is Aug 18
  • 2013 LWS Solar Dynamics Observatory Science Workshop: “Solar Activity on Many Scales”
  • Two PhD Studentships Available at University of Oulu, Finland

Issue 46, August 10, 2012

  • Publication of the NRC Decadal Survey in Solar and Space Physics
  • 2012 SORCE Science Meeting, “Models of Spectral Irradiance Variability: Origins in the solar atmosphere and impacts on Earth’s atmosphere,” Sept. 18- 19, 2012, Annapolis, Maryland
  • Announcement of the 527 Wilhelm und Else Heraeus-Seminar:”Plasma and Radiation Environment in Astrospheres and Implications for the Habitability of Extrasolar Planets”
  • Book Announcement: Highlights in Helioclimatology, 1st Edition: Cosmophysical Influences on Climate and Hurricanes

Issue 45, August 7, 2012

  • SPA OSPA Awards Announcement
  • REMINDER: Fall AGU Abstracts Due Wednesday, August 8
  • PUBLICATION: Recent Articles in Space Weather

Issue 44, August 2, 2012

  • Kinsey A. Anderson, 1926-2012

Issue 43, July 31, 2012

  • Registration now open for In-situ Heliospheric Science Symposium, JHU-APL, Sept. 18-21, 2012
  • Announcement of Opportunity for membership in the Solar Orbiter SPICE Science Steering Committee
  • Fall 2012 AGU Meeting: List of SPA Sponsored and Co-sponsored Sessions

Issue 42, July 24, 2012

  • Proceedings of IAU Symposium 286 on “Comparative Magnetic Minima, Characterizing Quiet Times in the Sun and Stars” published by Cambridge University Press
  • 30 October to 1 November 2012, Sixth FORMOSAT-3/COSMIC Data Users Workshop, Boulder, CO, USA
  • International EISCAT Radar School, 27th August – 1st September 2012, Sodankylä, Finland
  • JOB OPENING: PhD Position in Space Physics at the University of Alaska Fairbanks

FALL 2011 AGU Meeting
Issue 41, July 21, 2012

  • Fall 2011 AGU Meeting: General Information
  • List of SPA Sessions
  • SPA Aeronomy (SA) Sessions – Detailed Descriptions
  • SPA Magnetospheric Physics (SM) Sessions – Detailed Descriptions
  • SPA Solar and Heliospheric Physics (SH) Sessions – Detailed Descriptions

Issue 40, July 15, 2012

  • Fall AGU Meeting Abstracts Due August 8
  • MEETING: AMS Conference on Space Weather – Call for Papers Austin, TX, 6-10 January 2013 Abstracts Due August 1
  • MEETING: Measurement Techniques for Solar and Space Physics: Particles, Fields, Photons and Ground Based
  • Workshop announcement: Solar-Terrestrial Research in Polar Regions
  • Announcement of the 9th issue of the CAWSES-II TG4 Newsletter
  • Heliophysics Summer School
  • JOB OPENING: Department Chair, Physical Science for Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in Daytona Beach, FL
  • JOB OPENING: Lectureship at Northumbria University, UK

Issue 38, June 28, 2012

  • Deadline extension for application to course “Astrophysical and Space Plasmas” (02-08 September 2012, L’Aquila – Italy), International School of Space Science
  • The Third Moscow International Solar System Symposium (3M-S3) October 8-12, 2012, Moscow, Russia
  • Rocks ‘n’ Stars Conference, 8-11 October 2012, Göttingen, Germany

Issue 37, June 22, 2012

  • Press Release: Committee on Space Research (COSPAR) Awards 2012, To be presented on 16 July during the 39th COSPAR Scientific Assembly, 14 – 22 July 2012, Mysore, India
  • Let’s Not Lose Our Data
  • JOB OPENING: Ball Aerospace Space Physics Positions, Albuquerque, NM

Issue 36, June 14, 2012

  • SHINE Workshop 2012
  • VERSIM 2012: abstract deadline extended but rapidly approaching
  • The Third Moscow International Solar System Symposium (3M-S3), Oct. 8-12, 2012, Moscow, Russia

Issue 35, June 11, 2012

  • 2012 Fred L. Scarf Award
  • SOLSPANET -1: First Solar and Space Weather Network of Excellence summer school and workshop August-September 2012, Tbilisi, Georgia
  • JOB OPENING: Research Position at NASA/GSFC – The Science and Exploration Directorate, Solar System Exploration Division (SSED), Planetary Magnetospheres Laboratory, Greenbelt, Maryland

Issue 34, June 4, 2012

  • AGU publications
  • JOB OPENING: PhD Studentship: Terrestrial Gamma-ray Flashes (3 year contract in Hermanus or Durban)
  • JOB OPENING: Postdoctoral Research Fellow: Terrestrial Gamma-ray Flashes (2 year contract in Hermanus or Durban)
  • PUBLICATION: Recent Articles in Space Weather

Issue 33, May 31, 2012

  • International AGU Chapman Conference on: “Hemispheric and Longitude Dependence of Space Weather,” 12-16 November 2012, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, Abstract Submission Deadline: 12 July 2012
  • Call for Abstracts, Registration, and Hotel booking for Earth-Sun Systems Exploration 5, Kona, Hawai’i January 13-19, 2013

Issue 32, May 25, 2012

  • Geospace scientists: Please HELP!
  • Joint Cluster-THEMIS meeting (including ARTEMIS), LASP, Colorado, USA, 1-5 October 2012
  • Summer School – Polar Aeronomy and Radio Science, Alaska, July 31 – August 9, 2012
  • ISWI & MAGDAS School, September 17 – 26, 2012, Bandung, Indonesia

Issue 31, May 22, 2012

  • 2012 SORCE Science Meeting – Call for Abstracts, “Models of Spectral Irradiance Variability: Origins in the solar atmosphere and impacts on Earth’s atmosphere”, September 18-19, 2012, Annapolis, Maryland
  • ISSS Course on “Astrophysical and Space Plasmas”, 02-08 September 2012, L’Aquila – Italy

Issue 30, May 16, 2012

  • Possible Joint SPA-SPD Meeting
  • DAP-2012 Meeting
  • JOB OPENING: Scientist in kinetic space plasma simulations at FMI, Helsinki, Finland
  • JOB OPENING: Research Associate (Post-doctoral Research) at CU Boulder
  • JOB OPENING: Research Scientist position at Prairie View Solar Observatory of Prairie View, A&M University
  • JOB OPENING: Senior Lecturer/Lecturer in Applied Mathematics, Northumbria University (Newcastle, United Kingdom)
  • JOB OPENING: Senior Research Assistant (Fixed for two years), Northumbria University (Newcastle, United Kingdom)

Issue 29, May 10, 2012

  • Second In-Situ Heliospheric Science Symposium, September 18-20, 2012, Applied Physics Laboratory, Maryland, MD
  • SHINE Outer Heliosphere session, Friday, June 28 and 29
  • PostDoc Fellowship at KU Leuven in Space Modeling and Exploration

Issue 28, May 3, 2012

  • Changed Responsibilities in Archiving NASA Heliophysics Data
  • OMNI Data Set Adds Magnetosonic Mach Numbers
  • SECOND ANNOUNCEMENT: Chapman Conference on Fundamental Properties and Processes of Magnetotails, Reykjavik, Iceland, March 10-15, 2013
  • Job Opening: Post-Doctoral Position in Space Physics, Swedish Institute of Space Physics, Uppsala, Sweden

Issue 27, April 25, 2012

  • Call for Nominations for the 2012 Sunanda and Santimay Basu Award
  • Call for papers: JASTP special issue – Layered Phenomena in the Mesopause Region
  • Job Opening: Lectureship Position, Space Plasmas Group, UCL’s Mullard Space Science Laboratory

Issue 26, April 20, 2012

  • Final Announcement: CAWSES-2 Task 2 Workshop: Modeling Polar Mesospheric Cloud Trends, Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics, University of Colorado, May 2-3, 2012
  • Solar Wind 13, Thirteenth International Solar Wind Conference, June 18-22, 2012, Big Island of Hawaii, USA

Issue 25, April 17, 2012

  • Call for Input to LWS TR&T Focused Science Topics for 2012 AO
  • Final Announcement: Extreme Space Weather Events Workshop, Location: NCAR Foothills Laboratory, Boulder, Colorado, May 14-17, 2012
  • 2012 Summer School in Plasma Processes, August 5-11, 2012, Boston University
  • JOB OPENINGS: Experimentalist post-doctoral positions available at Los Alamos National Laboratory

Issue 24, April 12, 2012

  • SmallSat Request for Proposal
  • JOB OPENING: Position Announcement for Post-Doctoral Fellow, Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering (ECE) at University of New Mexico (UNM)
  • JOB OPENINGS: Post-Doctoral Positions Available, The Hellenic National Space Weather Research (HNSWR) network

Issue 23, April 4, 2012

  • Announcement: CAWSES-II TG4 newsletter, Issue 8
  • Notice Regarding JAXA International Top Young Fellowship Program
  • Job Announcement – Chief of the Geospace Physics Laboratory, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center (Revised)

Issue 22.5, April 1, 2012

  • Author Loyalty Program Unveiled

Issue 22, March 30, 2012

  • Solar and Heliospheric Management Operations Working Group (SH-MOWG) Findings
  • EGU Townhall Meeting on the Kuafu Mission April 25, 2012, Vienna, Austria
  • MEETING: Tracing the Connections in Solar Eruptive Events – Second Announcement November 27 – December 2, 2012, Petaluma, CA, USA
  • 2012 NASA Planetary Science Summer School – Application Deadline Extended to Tuesday, April 3, 2012
  • JOB: AURA Solicits Applications and Nominations for the Director NSO

Issue 21, March 29, 2012

  • Passing of Raghaviyengar (Sardi) Parthasarathy 1929 – 2012

Issue 20, March 27, 2012

  • Reminder of Fall meeting special session proposals with UPDATED Meeting dates
  • SHINE Workshop 2012
  • Leaving Los Alamos

Issue 19, March 23, 2012

  • MEETING: ‘Dust, Atmosphere, and Plasma: Moon and Small Bodies’ (DAP-2012) meeting, Boulder, Colorado, June 6-8, 2012
  • Job Announcement – Chief of the Geospace Physics Laboratory, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center

Issue 18, March 21, 2012

  • Submission of proposals for special sessions at AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 6-10, 2012 now open
  • JOB OPENING: Visiting Young Scientist position available at Dartmouth College

Issue 17, March 14, 2012

  • February 2012 Findings of the Geospace MOWG
  • Solar Wind 13, Thirteenth International Solar Wind Conference, June 18-22, 2012, Big Island of Hawaii, USA
  • AOGS-AGU (WPGM) Abstract Submission Deadline Extended to 21 Mar 2012

Issue 16, March 10, 2012

  • AGU SPA Section Seeks Nominations for Sunanda and Santimay Basu Award in Sun-Earth Systems Science
  • Additional SPA-related planetary session for AOGS-WPGM Joint Assembly August 13-17, 2012, Singapore (Abstracts Due March 12)
  • MEETING: Geospace Environment Modeling (GEM) summer Workshop June 17-22, 2012, Snowmass, Colorado
  • Shine Turbulence Challenge
  • NASA Planetary Science Summer School Applications, Deadline March 28

Issue 15, March 6, 2012

  • The Journal “Earth, Planets and Space (EPS)” Opens Access to Articles Up to December 2010
  • MEETING: Extreme Space Weather Events Workshop – Second Announcement May 14-17, 2012, NCAR Foothills Laboratory, Boulder, Colorado
  • MEETING: International Conference on Radiation Belts and Space Weather – New Horizon from RBSP (Radiation Belt Storm Probes) Mission May 29 – June 1, 2012, Daejeon, Korea
  • MEETING: Chapman Conference on Fundamental Properties and Processes of Magnetotails – First Announcement March 10-15, 2013, Reykjavik, Iceland
  • The Center for Integrated Space Weather Modeling Summer School 2012
  • PUBLICATION: Recent Articles in Space Weather

Issue 14, February 24, 2012

  • SuperDARN Workshop (Second Announcement), May 27-June 1, 2012, Polar Research Institute of China, Shanghai, China
  • Solar Wind 13, Thirteenth International Solar Wind Conference, June 18-22, 2012, Big Island of Hawaii, USA
  • FIRST Announcement on the International Symposium on Solar Terrestrial Physics (ISSTP), Nov 6 – Nov 9 2012, Pune, India
  • International AGU Chapman Conference on: “Hemispheric and Longitude Dependence of Space Weather” When and Where: 12-16 November 2012, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
  • JOB OPENING: Max-Planck Research Center for Plasma Physics Postdoc positions in Solar Physics
  • JOB OPENING: JOB OPENING: Postdoctoral position in magnetospheric physics at Umeå University, Sweden

SPECIAL AOGS-WPGM 2012 ISSUE
ABSTRACTS DUE MARCH 12
Issue 13, February 24, 2012

  • AOGS-AGU (WPGM) Joint Assembly, August 13-17, 2012, Singapore
  • List of SPA-related Sessions
  • Detailed Description of Solar Terrestrial (ST) Sessions
  • Detailed Description of Planetary Science (PS) Session

Issue 12, February 15, 2012

  • Significant Changes in ROSES 2012 Heliophysics SR&T Program Elements
  • New Multi-Source Spectral Plot Interface at GSFC/SPDF – Full Announcement

Issue 11, February 10, 2012

  • COSPAR Abstract Deadline Extended to February 17
  • New Multi-Source Spectral Plot Interface at GSFC/SPDF
  • Deadline: March 26, Large university requests for computing resources at NCAR
  • SHINE Workshop 2012
  • First Announcement: International Conference on Radiation Belts and Space Weather: New Horizon from RBSP (Radiation Belt Storm Probes) Mission, May 29 – June 1, 2012, Daejeon, Korea
  • JOB OPENING: Summer intern opportunity for undergraduates, NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center
  • JOB OPENING: PhD Candidate in Physics (Space Physics/EISCAT) at the Faculty of Science and Technology, Department of Physics and Technology
  • JOB OPENING: PLASMON Postdoc in Hermanus/Durban (South Africa)

Issue 10, February 9, 2012

  • John Samson, professor emeritus in space physics at University of Alberta, died February 7, 2012

Issue 9, February 8, 2012

  • Heliosphysics Geospace Management Operations Working Group (MOWG) looking

for new members

  • Second Announcement: The faint Early Sun: Problem, paradox, or distraction? Workshop, Space Telescope Science Institute, Baltimore MD, April 9-10, 2012
  • 2012 Space Weather Workshop – Student Travel Support
  • Job Opening: Post-Doctoral Position in Space Physics for research in space plasma physics at the Swedish Institute of Space Physics, Uppsala, Sweden

Issue 8, February 2, 2012

  • Call for Nominations for the 2012 Fred L. Scarf Award
  • Solar Physics Topical Issue “The Sun-Earth Connection near Solar Minimum”
  • MEETING: Final call for abstracts for GEMSIS international workshop: Current status and future perspectives in space weather researches, 12-14 March 2012, Japan
  • 2012 Space Weather Workshop – April 24-27, 2012
  • Solar Information Processing Workshop VI, August 13-16, 2012, Montana State University, Bozeman, MT, USA
  • CISM Space Weather Summer School, Space Weather Phenomena, Consequences, and Modeling or Reality, Harsh Reality, and Virtual Reality, July 16-27, 2012, National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR), Boulder
  • JOB OPENING: Postdoctoral Research Associate, SANSA Space Science, a Directorate of the South African National Space Agency (SANSA)
  • JOB OPENING: Postdoctoral Fellowship, Space Physics Group, Department of Physics, University of Otago, New Zealand
  • JOB OPENING: JOB OPENING: NOAA/SWPC and University of Colorado/CIRES Postdoctoral Position
  • JOB OPENING: Scientist in ionospheric tomography at the Finnish Meteorological Institute, Helsinki, Finland

SPECIAL ISSUE ON 39TH COSPAR SCIENTIFIC ASSEMBLY
Issue 7, January 30, 2012

  • 39th COSPAR Assembly: General Information
  • List of SPA-related Sessions
  • Detailed Description of SPA-related Sessions

Issue 6, January 24, 2012

  • CAWSES-II TG4 newsletter, Issue 7
  • Space Weather Effects on Humans: in Space and on Earth, 4-8 June 2012, Space Research Institute Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia
  • Solar Wind 13, Thirteenth International Solar Wind Conference, June 18-22, 2012, Big Island of Hawaii, USA
  • JOB OPENING: Post-doctoral position in the Space and Atmospheric Physics Group, Imperial College London

Issue 5, January 19, 2012

  • First Announcement: SuperDARN Workshop 2012: May 27-June 1, 2012, Polar Research Institute of China, Shanghai, China
  • Dust, Atmosphere and Plasma environment of the Moon and Small Bodies (DAP- 2012) workshop, June 6-8, 2012, Boulder, Colorado
  • JOB OPENING: Chief of the Space Weather Laboratory, Heliophysics Science Division, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center

Issue 4, January 12, 2012

  • Special JASTP Issue “Dynamics of the Complex Geospace System” (ISROSES-II)
  • EXTENDED DEADLINE: 25 January Abstract and Registration Deadline for Inner Magnetosphere Coupling II (IMC II), UCLA, Los Angeles, California, USA, 19-22 March 2012
  • First Announcement: The Fifth Solar Orbiter Workshop, September 10-14, 2012, Brugge, Belgium
  • Call for Proposals 2012 for International Teams in Space and Earth Sciences International Space Science Institute (ISSI), Bern, Switzerland
  • JOB OPENING: EISCAT Scientific Association is looking for a DIRECTOR

Issue 3, January 12, 2012

  • Memorial Service for Dr. Davies Sentman
  • First Announcement: International AGU Chapman Conference on: “Hemispheric and Longitude Dependence of Space Weather” 12-16 November 2012, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
  • First Announcement of the Fifth Conference Earth-Sun Systems Exploration, Kona, Hawai’i January 13-19, 2013
  • Call for Abstracts: Special Session on LOFAR (INS4) at the upcoming NAM/GAG/UKSP/MIST 2012 Conference at The University of Manchester, England, UK, 27-30 March 2012
  • CUA Space Sciences & Space Weather Graduate Program
  • PUBLICATION: Recent Articles in Space Weather
  • REMINDER: EGU 2012 – Abstracts Due January 17; List of Sessions of Interest to SPA Community

Issue 2, January 6, 2012

  • AGU Fleming Medal Nominations for 2012
  • 2012 Summer School in Plasma Processes August 5-11, 2012, Boston University
  • JOB OPENING: Tenure Track Faculty Position in Space Weather at George Mason University (extended deadline)
  • JOB OPENING: Two Research Fellowships in Atmospheric Chemistry at University of Leeds, School of Chemistry
  • Summer Graduate Student Opportunities: 2012 AFRL Space Scholars Program

Issue 1, January 2, 2012

  • European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2012 – General Information April 22-27, 2012, Vienna, Austria
  • List of Solar-Terrestrial Sciences (ST) and Other Sessions of Interest to SPA Community
  • Detailed Description of Solar-Terrestrial Sciences (ST) and Other Sessions of Interest to SPA Community