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GOCE session at 2011 Fall AGU

28 July 2011

Users of GOCE data are reminded of session G21 at this year's Fall AGU meeting.

Abstract deadline: 04 August 2011.

Plan for the release of third-generation GOCE gravity field models

27 July 2011

Users of GOCE data are hereby informed that the target date for Release 3 of GOCE-based gravity models is 01 November 2011.

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Global Envisat MERIS NRT coverage in the ESA Online Rolling Archives

28 July 2011

To enlarge the Envisat MERIS NRT coverage made available to users, a systematic processing of the acquired Global MERIS Full Resolution mission to Level 1 / Level 2 is now performed at the Kiruna, ESRIN and Matera ground stations.

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GOSAT inclination control maneuvers

27 July 2011

Inclination control maneuvers for the GOSAT satellite has been planned by JAXA for the period 24 July to 13 August 2011.

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Earth Watching activities

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Chile and Argentina

The lush, snow-capped mountains slope into the arid inland areas of Argentina's Chubut province and neighbouring Santa Cruz province to its south - home to a series of plateaus and depressions.

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Fringe 2011 Workshop - Advances in the Science and Applications of SAR Interferometry

19 September 2011 - 23 September 2011

The European Space Agency is organising Fringe 2011, its 8th International Workshop on "Advances in the Science and Applications of SAR Interferometry", which will be hosted in ESA-ESRIN, Frascati, Italy, between 19 - 23 September 2011. The series of workshops started in 1992 and are currently organised by ESA every two years.

Registration opened: 15 July 2011

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SMOS Science Workshop

27 September 2011 - 29 September 2011

The French space agency (CNES) and the European Space Agency are jointly organising a workshop, in France, to provide scientists and data users with the opportunity to present results from their research activities exploiting data from the SMOS mission.

Registration deadline: 30 July 2011

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5th Coastal Altimetry Workshop

16 October 2011 - 18 October 2011

The international community of scientists working on development and applications of altimetry in the coastal zone are meeting in San Diego, USA, between the 16-18 October 2011.

The aim of these workshops is to bring together people dealing with satellite altimetry applied to the Coastal Zone to discuss a range of topics, from data processing through emerging applications to new technologies.

Abstract submission for posters and registration deadline: 09 September 2011

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Earth Observation for Ocean-Atmosphere Interactions Science

29 November 2011 - 2 December 2011

This joint ESA-SOLAS-EGU conference aims at bringing together the EO and SOLAS communities, as well as scientific institutions and space agencies involved in the observation, characterisation and forecasting of ocean-atmosphere interactions and their impacts.

Paper submission deadline and Symposium: 29 November - 02 December 2011

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American Geophysical Union meeting

5 December 2011 - 9 December 2011

The American Geophysical Union (AGU) meeting in San Francisco will have a special session dedicated to CryoSat: C05, CryoSat-2: Science and Validation During the First Year and The Outlook for Sentinel 3.

Abstract deadline: 04 August 2011

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GRSG AGM and OGEO Workshop 2011

7 December 2011 - 9 December 2011

'Advances in geological remote sensing' is this year's theme for the Geological Remote Sensing Group (GRSG) AGM. The event to be held in Frascati, Italy, also includes the second OGEO workshop aimed at bridging the oil and gas sector with the EO Service community. The GRSG will address applied and fundamental research that explores the application of remote sensing in mapping, monitoring and understanding the relationship between geology and the environment.

Paper submission deadline: 30 September 2011