Sodankylä
Geophysical
Observatory
Oulun yliopisto

Past Events

17.11.-25.11.2014 EISCAT/VLF Measurement Campaign 2014
The annual measurement campaign is centred around the use of the EISCAT incoherent scatter radars. In support of the radar measurements, several other instruments are deployed at various locations. These include a VLF station in central Lapland, a photometer and an auroral camera at the EISCAT station in Tromsø.
10.-13.12.2013 Inverse Days 2013
The annual meeting of the Finnish Inverse Problems Society will be arranged 10-13 December in Sodankylä and Inari. A thematic day on mathematics with applications in geospace and atmospheric research will be held at SGO on 10 December and the traditional Inverse Days will be held on 11-13 December at Sajos Sami Cultural Centre, Inari.
25.11.2013 NordAuropt workshop
The final workshop of the Nordic network for auroral optical observations will be arranged at SGO, starting on 25 November at lunch time. Some 10 scientists from research institutes in the Nordic and Russian Arctic will participate.
28.8.-4.12.2013 SGO 100 Year Anniversary Celebrations
20.8.2013 Mini Course on Spatial Models and Related Issues
A one-day mini course on spatial models and related issues will be held at Sodankylä Geophysical Observatory, 20 August 2013. Lecturer is Finn Lindgren from the Department of Mathematical Sciences, University of Bath, United Kingdom.

The course concentrates on Gaussian Markov random fields with applications in spatial interpolation, stochastic partial differential equations etc. Studies on these subjects can be found at the R-INLA project website r-inla.org.

For registration, please send an email to lassi.roininen'at'sgo.fi or call at +358 40 482 7773. There is no registration fee!

More info at the event website http://inverse-problems.org/gmrf2013/!

Everybody is welcome to attend!
11.3.-21.3.2013 EISCAT Measurement Campaign 2013
The annual measurement campaign is centred around the use of the EISCAT incoherent scatter radars. In support of the radar measurements, several other instruments are deployed at various locations. These include a VLF station in central Lapland, a photometer and an auroral camera at the EISCAT station in Tromsø.
7.12.-21.12.2012 EISCAT Measurement Campaign 2012
The annual measurement campaign is centred around the use of the EISCAT incoherent scatter radars and other ground-based instruments
27th August - 1st September 2012 International EISCAT Radar School
EISCAT, in co-operation with the Sodankylä Geophysical Observatory, will run a training course for new users of the EISCAT radars, from 27th August to 1st September, 2012 (Monday to Saturday). The training course will be held at Sodankylä, where one of the EISCAT UHF remote sites is located.
11th-13th June 2012 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.
8.12.-22.12.2011 EISCAT/VLF Measurement Campaign 2011
The annual measurement campaign is centred around the use of the EISCAT incoherent scatter radars. In support of the radar measurements, several other instruments are deployed at various locations. These include a VLF station in central Lapland, a photometer and an auroral camera at the EISCAT station in Tromsø.
22.-26.8. 2011 38 Annual European Meeting on Atmospheric Studies by Optical Methods
The meeting brings together scientists studing all aspects of the atmosphere with optical methods, from Europe as well as from other parts of the world, to exchange experience, share scientific results, and plan and coordinate future experiments
18.-23.7.2011 International Incoherent Scatter Radar Workshop
An international incoherent scatter radar workshop aimed at providing participants with hands-on experience in designing and running incoherent scatter radar (ISR) experiments will be held near the Sondrestrom Research Facility in Kangerlussuaq, Greenland, 18-23 July 2011. This workshop is a collaboration between the annual AMISR summer school and the EISCAT radar school.
13.-15.6.2011 IMAGE 2011 meeting
Workshop for IMAGE network team
28.3.2011-18.4.2011 VLF Measurement Campaign 2011
VLF measurement campaign 28.3.-18.4.2011 in Kannuslehto
30.8.-4.9.2010 EISCAT Radar School
Radar School organised by EISCAT in co-operation with Sodankylä Geophysical Observatory. The school covers the current radar systems and discusses plans for future development of incoherent scatter radars. A dedicated radar experiment will be conducted and analysed as part of hands-on training.
7.-8.1.2010SGO-SPG seminar
Internal joint seminar of SGO and Space Physics Group, University of Oulu.
16.12.-18.12.2009 15th Inverse Days 2009
Annual international conference of the Finnish Inverse Problems Society (FIPS).
05.12.-18.12.2009 EISCAT Measurement Campaign 2009
The annual measurement campaign is centres around the use of the EISCAT incoherent scatter radars. In support of the radar measurements, a wealth of other instruments are deployed at various locations. These include a VLF station in central Lapland, a photometer and an auroral TV camera at Karesuvanto, a photometer, a digital auroral camera and an auroral TV camera at Kilpisjärvi, and another simular set at the EISCAT station in Tromsø.
15.06.-17.06.2009 45th Nordic Geomagnetic Workshop
45th Nordic Geomagnetic Workshop will take place at SGO. Comparison of the geomagnetic absolute measurement will be done during the workshop and topics related to geomagnetic observatory routines will be discussed during the workshop. Previous workshop was held in Tromsö, 2007. SGO has earlier been host of the workshops in 1975, 1991 and 1995.
11.11.-05.12.2008 EISCAT Measurement Campaign 2008
The annual measurement campaign is centres around the use of the EISCAT incoherent scatter radars. In support of the radar measurements, a wealth of other instruments are deployed at various locations. These include a VLF station in central Lapland, a photometer and an auroral TV camera at Karesuvanto, a photometer, a digital auroral camera and an auroral TV camera at Kilpisjärvi, and another simular set at the EISCAT station in Tromsø.
25.2.-10.3.2008 VLF Measurement Campaign and Mini Workshop
VLF measurement campaign starts on 25.2.2008 and is followed by Mini Workshop (3.-8.3.2008) related to the VLF data observed in Finnish VLF campaigns 2006-2008.
28.1.-10.2.2008 HotPay-2/NEMI rocket campaign
The launch window of the HotPay-2 sounding rocket has been decided to be from 29.1. to 9.2.2008. SGO and Space Physics Group (SPG) of University of Oulu in co-operation with MISU (Sweden) have NEMI photometers on the board. SGO and SPG operates EISCAT radars and ground based optical observations in Karesuvanto, Kilpisjärvi and Tromsö during the launch window. More details will be available later.
10.-11.1.2008Space Physics Research Seminar of University of Oulu
8.-20.10.2007 EISCAT Measurement Campaign 2007
The annual measurement campaign is centres around the use of the EISCAT incoherent scatter radars. In support of the radar measurements, a wealth of other instruments are deployed at various locations. These include a VLF station in central Lapland, a photometer and an auroral TV camera at Karesuvanto, a photometer, a digital auroral camera and an auroral TV camera at Kilpisjärvi, and another simular set at the EISCAT station in Tromsø.
30.7.-17.8.2007 13th EISCAT International Workshop and Radar School
The 13th EISCAT International Workshop will take place on the beautiful Åland Islands, Finland. The EISCAT Radar School will be arranged in two parts, one of which will take place at the workshop location and the other at the Sodankylä EISCAT site.
26.-29.3.20071st Workshop of the POLENET/LAPNET project
Kickoff workshop of the IPY 2007-2009 POLENET/LAPNET seismic tomography experiment will take place at SGO. More details available later.
19. - 23.2.2007 NordAuropt Workshop
The first workshop of the Network for Ground-based Optical Auroral Research in the Arctic Region will take place at SGO.
17.11.-1.12.2006 EISCAT Measurement Campaign 2006
The annual measurement campaign is centres around the use of the EISCAT incoherent scatter radars. In support of the radar measurements, a wealth of other instruments are deployed at various locations. These include a VLF station in central Lapland, a photometer and an auroral TV camera at Karesuvanto, a photometer, a digital auroral camera and an auroral TV camera at Kilpisjärvi, and another simular set at the EISCAT station in Tromsø.
9.-10.10.2006 XXX URSI Convention on Radio Science.
26.-30.9.2006 2nd VERSIM Workshop 2006
An international meeting on VLF phenomena and related research.
4.-8.9.2006 Long-Term Trends Workshop 2006
The 4th IAGA/ICMA/CAWSES Workshop on Long-Term Changes and Trends in the Atmosphere.
26.09.-13.10.2005 EISCAT Measurement Campaign 2005
The annual measurement campaign is centres around the use of the EISCAT incoherent scatter radars. In support of the radar measurements, a wealth of other instruments are deployed at various locations. These include a VLF station in central Lapland, a photometer and an auroral TV camera at Karesuvanto, a photometer, a digital auroral camera and an auroral TV camera at Kilpisjärvi, and another simular set at the EISCAT station in Tromsø.
15.-17.12.2004 The Tenth Inverse Days
An international conference organized by the Finnish Inverse Problems Society (FIPS).
27.9.-1.10.2004 VLF Workshop 2004
An international meeting on VLF phenomena and related research.


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