Sodankylä
Geophysical
Observatory
Oulun yliopisto

Programme

  • Every group should be prepared to give a short (10-min) introduction
  • Those who have suggested scientific topics should prepare for a 1-hour overview including an introduction and discussion
  • Since the meeting is an informal workshop, this schedule can and will change in real time as needed

Social programme

Evening activities are planned for Monday-Wednesday according to the programme.

Monday 20070219: Introduction
11:00-15:00Registration (self-service)
12:30-13:30Lunch
13:30-13:45Welcome to SGO, general info
13:45-15:00Short (10-min) introductions of current research from all groups
15:00-15:30Coffee
15:30-17:00Walk around SGO: Ionosonde etc
17:00-18:00Auroral imaging from STS-116 (Space Shuttle and International Space Station) and optical measurements from the ground, December 13-18 2006
19:00-21:00Icebreaker, municipality hall of Sodankylä. Snacks and drinks will be served.
TUESDAY 20070220: Current scientific topics
08:30-09:30Tutorial: The production of auroral emissions (Timophey Sergienko)
09:30-10:00Coffee
10:00-11:00Reimei-EISCAT-ALIS optical conjunction studies
11:00-12:00Cluster conjunctions: Lovozero and Barentsburg, Feb. 17, 2002, Svalbard Nov 28, 2006
12:00-13:00Lunch
13:00-15:00Excursion: Pittiövaara station
15:00-15:30Coffee
15:30-16:30Finnish EISCAT 2006 campaign data
18:00-Conference sauna, informal discussion, etc, Kommattivaara.
WEDNESDAY 20070221: Current scientific topics
08:30-09:30 Tutorial: Chemical effects of particle precipitation (Esa Turunen)
09:30-10:00Coffee
10:00-11:00Electric fields and currents associated with dayside auroral arcs (auroral and EISCAT observations on Svalbard)
11:00-12:00Auroral NOx production
12:00-13:00Lunch
13:00-14:00Auroral patches
14:00-15:00Work on current scientific questions (together or in small groups as needed)
15:00-15:30 Coffee
15:30-17:00Work on current scientific questions, cont.
19:00-23:00Conference dinner, Portin pirtti, Aska (about 20 km from Sodankylä - bus transport from Hotel Karhu and car transport from SGO will be arranged).
THURSDAY 20070222: IPY and science
09:30-10:00Coffee
10:00-11:00Tutorial: Auroral signatures of magnetospheric processes (Vladimir Safargaleev)
11:00-11:30Tutorial: Calibration (Urban Brändström)
11:30-12:00IPY issues
12:00-13:00Lunch
13:00-15:00Continued scientific work
15:00-15:30Coffee
15:30-17:30Scientific work
FRIDAY 20070223: Long-term plans
09:00-09:30Continued work
09:30-10:00Coffee
10:00-11:00Visit at FMI-ARC calibration laboratory
11:00-12:00Action items, summary, end of workshop
12:00-13:00Lunch

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