Sodankylä Geophysical Observatory

Sodankylä Seminars

The purpose of this seminar, which will take place for the fourth time in 2012, is to discuss science and future strategies and actions related to space research. Naturally this includes the presentation of recent results and recent, current as well as future activities.

The seminar will begin at 13:30 LT on Tuesday, 12th June, and end at 12:00 LT on Wednesday, 13th June. Lunch 12:00-13:30 LT on both days. The famous Midnight Sun Film Festival will take place 13th to 17th June. Please plan your travel accordingly, and reserve accommodation early!

Note: Seminar language will be English!


Tuesday, 12th June 2012
1200-1300   Lunch
1300-1430Session 1 - Science Talks 1
1500-1630Session 2 - Strategy and Planning
EveningNo plan, some joint dinner?
Wednesday, 13th June 2012
0830-1000Session 3 - Science Talks 2
1030-1200Session 3 - Discussion and Closing

Please refer to the detailed programme for information on the talks etc.


Premilinary list of topics in random order:

  • Newest science results from our teams
  • EISCAT Campaigns, past and future
  • EISCAT_3D in general and Finnish activities and interests in particular
  • SGO measurements: news, status, etc.
  • Academy Applications 2012 - how to get money?
  • Staff situation and funding of space research in Finland
  • University of Oulu's Space Institute and its future
  • National Space Projects: ongoing and future (SOTERIA, CHAMOS, NordAurOpt, etc.)
  • Time of future Sodankylä Seminars

Please contact Thomas Ulich and suggest more/other topics to be discussed.

Programme and Abstracts

Last year's programme (v 20110104, 0833UTC) and the abstracts (v 20110104, 0708UTC) are available as pdf.

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