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Polar Gateways Arctic Circle Sunrise 2008

Polar Gateways Arctic Circle Sunrise - Thursday, January 24, 2008

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II. Heliophysics Science and Mission Highlights for IPY-IHY 2007-2009

06:30 – 08:00 Breakfast – Iḷisaġvik College Kitchen (hours)

08:00 – 09:00 Heliosphere Impact on Geospace: Solar-Terrestrial and Aeronomy Research During the Fourth Polar Year Campaign

Kirsti Kauristie1, Juha-Pekka Luntama, A. Weatherwax, and R. Harrison

1Finnish Meteorological Institute, Helsinki, Finland

Abstract     Slides - 27Mb     Video - 615Mb     Video - 421Mb

Apatity Phone Conference: 08:55 – 09:30

09:00 – 09:30 Polar Neutron Monitors in the Study of Solar Cosmic Rays (telecon)

Eduard V. Vashenyuk, Yuri V. Balabin, and Boris B. Gvozdevsky

Polar Geophysical Institute RAS, Apatity, Russia

Abstract     Slides - 8.5Mb     Video - 351Mb     Video - 232Mb

09:30 – 10:00 Break

Svalbard Video Conference: 09:45 – 12:00

10:00 – 10:05 Welcome and Introduction

Nikolai Ostgaard, University of Bergen, Norway

Slides - 3.8Mb     Video - 552Mb     Video - 351Mb

10.05 – 10:40 History of Svalbard as a Research Community with Focus on Space Science

Prof. Asgeir Brekke, University of Tromsø, Norway

Abstract     Slides - 20Mb     Video - 281Mb     Video - 200Mb

10:40 – 11:10 Continuous Incoherent Scatter data through the IPY

Tony V. Eyken, Director, EISCAT Svalbard Radar, Spitzbergen, Norway

Abstract     Slides - 9Mb

11.10 – 11:35 The Mystic Twins: Aurora Borealis and Australis

Nikolai Ostgaard, University of Bergen, Norway

Abstract     Slides - 6.4Mb     Video - 1.7Mb     Video - 276Mb     Video - 189Mb

11.35 – 12:00 The Space Science Suitcase - Instruments for Exploring Near-Earth Space from the Classroom

Assoc. Prof. Kjartan Olafsson, University of Bergen, Norway

Abstract     Slides - 1.3Mb     Video - 200Mb     Video - 133Mb

12:00 – 13:00 Lunch – Iḷisaġvik College Kitchen (hours)

GSFC-I Video Conference: 12:45 – 16:00

13:00 – 13:30 The Global Heliophysics Observatory for IPY-IHY 2007 - 2009

John F. Cooper, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center

Abstract     Slides - 6.7Mb     Video - 447Mb     Video - 319Mb

13:30 – 14:00 The Ulysses Mission: Studies of Solar (and Jovian) Polar Regions

Robert J. Macdowall, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC Videocon)

Slides (pdf) - 77kb     Slides (ppt) - 5.3Mb     Video - 503Mb     Video - 339Mb

14:00 – 14:45 SOHO and Stereo Observations of Polar Coronal Holes at Solar Minimum

Barbara J. Thompson, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC Videocon)

Slides - 2.8Mb     Video - 425Mb     Video - 273Mb

14:45 – 15:00 Break

15:00 – 15:30 International Reference Ionosphere and the Polar Ionosphere

Dieter Bilitza, George Mason University / NASA GSFC (GSFC Videocon)

Abstract     Slides - 8.8Mb

15:30– 16:30 Break

UC-Berkeley Video Conference: 16:15 – 17:45

16:30 – 17:45 The Onset of Dynamic Aurora and THEMIS: Understanding a Polar Phenomena

Laura M. Peticolas1, J. W. Bonnell, M. Bester, D. G. Sibeck, E. F. Donavan, S. B. Mende, H. U. Frey, J. P. McFadden, D. E. Larson, C. T. Russell, and V. Angelopoulos

1Space Science Laboratory, UC-Berkeley (UCB Videocon)

Abstract     Intro Slides - 4.8Mb     Ops Slides - 2.5Mb     Instruments Slides - 2.2Mb

EPO Slides - 15Mb     Obs Slides - 4.9Mb     Video - 504Mb     Video - 325Mb

Video - 319Mb     Video - 209Mb

17:45– 18:45 Dinner – Iḷisaġvik College Kitchen (hours)

19:00 – 19:30 The Voyagers Leave the Supersonic Bubble of the Heliosphere

John D. Richardson, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Abstract     Slides (pdf) - 13Mb     Slides (ppt) - 11Mb

Heliosphere Movie - 12Mb     Termination Shock Movie - 25Mb

Video - 571Mb     Video - 362Mb

19:30 – 20:00 IBEX Neutral Atom Imaging of the Polar Heliospheric Boundary Regions

Christina L. Prested, Boston University

Abstract     Slides - 31Mb     Video - 298Mb     Video - 186Mb

20:00 – 21:00 Open Discussion on IPY-IHY Heliophysics Impact, Legacy, and Future

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