Workshop - Mutual benefits between atmospheric research and radio based science over polar regions

Monday, 4 December 2017 - 10:00
Royal Observatory of Belgium (Meridian Room)

        : Sessions
    /     : Talks
        : Breaks
4 Dec 2017
AM
10:00
Welcome coffee and drinks (until 10:35) (Meridian Room)
10:35
Introduction Session: STCE-SCAR and Project Initiative -Mr Jean-Marie Chevalier (Royal Observatory of Belgium) (until 11:15) (Meridian Room)
10:35 The Solar-Terrestrial Center of Excellence - Dr Ronald Van der Linden (Royal Observatory of Belgium)   (Meridian Room)
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10:45 THE SCAR EXPERT GROUP "GRAPE": STATE OF THE ART AND FUTURE PERSPECTIVE - Dr Giorgiana De Franceschi (INGV)   (Meridian Room)
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11:00 RESOURCE: An international initiative for atmospheric research at the poles - Dr Lucilla Alfonsi (Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia)   (Meridian Room)
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11:15
Ionised atmosphere data and models I -Dr Lucilla Alfonsi (Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia) (until 12:00) (Meridian Room)
11:15 Some GNSS ionospheric monitoring techniques implemented in real-time and rapid latencies at global and polar scales - Prof. Manuel Hernández-Pajares (UPC-IonSAT)   (Meridian Room)
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11:30 Climatological behaviour of the Ionospheric-Plasmaspheric Total Electron Content over Antarctica   (Meridian Room)
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11:45 Ionospheric scintillation climatology at Ny-Ålesund across solar cycle 23 and 24 - Dr Luca Spogli (Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia)   (Meridian Room)
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PM
12:00 --- Coffee break ---
12:20
Ionised atmosphere data and models II -Dr Lucilla Alfonsi (Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia) (until 13:05) (Meridian Room)
12:35 The effect of the ionosphere on astronomical observations below 100 MHz - Dr Francesco de Gasperin (Leiden University)   (Meridian Room)
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12:50 Plasmaspheric study with VLF antennas installed in Antarctica and in Belgium and with an empirical plasmaspheric model - Dr Fabien Darrouzet (Royal Belgian Institute for Space Aeronomy (IASB-BIRA))   (Meridian Room)
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13:05 --- Lunch break (Sandwiches and refreshments offered to the participants) ---
14:00
Neutral atmosphere data and models -Dr Claudio Cesaroni (INGV) (until 14:45) (Meridian Room)
14:00 Atmospheric Water Vapour Observations at ROB and RMI for Weather and Climate Monitoring - Dr Eric Pottiaux (Royal Observatory of Belgium (ROB))   (Meridian Room)
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14:15 Ground-based remote sensing of the neutral Polar atmosphere by microwave spectrometers - Dr Giovanni Muscari (INGV)   (Meridian Room)
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14:30 Precipitable Water retrieval over Antarctica from Satellite Microwave Humidity sounders - Dr Georg Heygster (University of Bremen, Germany)   (Meridian Room)
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14:45
Radio wave-based applications I -Dr Nicolas Bergeot (Royal Observatory of Belgium) (until 15:30) (Meridian Room)
14:45 Learning ionosphere inversion priors via Gaussian processes - Mr Joshua Albert (Leiden Observatory)   (Meridian Room)
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15:00 On the relevance of radio observations of meteors from polar regions. - Dr Hervé Lamy (Royal Belgian Institute for Space Aeronomy)   (Meridian Room)
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15:15 RF diagnostics of troposphere-ionosphere coupling at the Ukrainian Antarctic station Akademik Vernadsky - Dr Andriy Zalizovski (Institute of Radio Astronomy, National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine)   (Meridian Room)
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15:30 --- Coffee break ---
15:50
Radio wave-based applications II (until 16:35) (Meridian Room)
15:50 Antarctic cosmic rays observatory and the Space Weather program of the LAGO collaboration - Dr Sergio Dasso (Instituto de Astronomía y Física del Espacio (IAFE), Argentina)   (Meridian Room)
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16:05 Heating of the Atmosphere by Auroral Processes - Dr Daniel Whiter (University of Southampton) Dr Joshua Chadney (University of Southampton)   (Meridian Room)
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16:20 Atmospheric and ionospheric artifacts in SAR interferometry - Dr Dominique De Rauw (Centre Spatial de Liège)   (Meridian Room)
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16:35
Open Discussion -Dr Giorgiana De Franceschi (INGV) (until 17:00) (Meridian Room)