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CryoSat Wiki and Forum now open

17 June 2013

Following a recommendation from the recent CryoSat User Workshop, held in Dresden in March 2013, we are pleased to announce a new CryoSat User e-Collaboration Environment (CUeCE), which is now open to the user community.

CryoSat iPhone and iPad 2.0 App: A new way to access and download CryoSat data

25 June 2013

The iPhone and iPad CryoSat App Version 2.0 is now available on Apple's iTunes Store.

CryoSat reprocessed dataset for May 2011 now available

20 June 2013

CryoSat data acquired in May 2011 has now been reprocessed and is available on the CryoSat dissemination server ftp://science-pds.cryosat.esa.int.

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Earth's northern biomass mapped and measured

26 June 2013

The biomass of the northern hemisphere's forests has been mapped with greater precision than ever before thanks to satellites, improving our understanding of the carbon cycle and our prediction of Earth's future climate.

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ESA's Earth satellites are stars

21 June 2013

The first three Earth Explorer satellites have surpassed their original objectives, demonstrating the versatility of these collaborative missions.

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A collection of SAR (ERS/Envisat and ALOS) as well as Landsat satellite images and animations featuring the city of Dubai, showing the city's growth along the coast, through the years.


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Ports of Barcelona

On the north east coast of the Iberian Peninsula, the Spanish city of Barcelona is pictured in this image from Japan's ALOS satellite.

Near the top right corner, the circular Pla├ža de les Glories Catalanes was meant to be the city centre in the original urban plan. The avenue, Avinguda Diagonal, cuts through this square and the city.

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ESA Living Planet Symposium 2013

09 - 13 September 2013

The 2013 European Space Agency Living Planet Symposium follows the previous successful symposia held in Bergen (2010), Montreux (2007) and Salzburg (2004). The event will be held in Edinburgh, United Kingdom from 09 to 13 September 2013 and is organised with the support of the UK Space Agency.

The aim of the Symposium is to present the results of ESA EO missions exploitation by providing a forum for investigators to report and discuss results of on-going science activities.

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2013 Microwave Ocean Remote Sensing Training School

30 September - 04 October 2013

The first Microwave Ocean Remote Sensing Training School organised by the SMOS-MODE EU COST Action will take place in Barcelona, Spain, from 30 September to 04 October 2013.

Through a combination of theoretical lectures and hands-on laboratory sessions the school will cover all key aspects of large-scale ocean monitoring, with a particular focus on SMOS data processing and applications. The number of participants is limited to 25 and applicants will be selected on a competitive basis.

 

Registration deadline: 28 June 2013

 

2013 Microwave Ocean Remote Sensing Training School - Flyer [pdf]

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7th Coastal Altimetry Workshop

07 - 08 October 2013

The Coastal Altimetry Community, that is the international community of scientists working on development and applications of altimetry in the coastal zone, will meet at the base of the Rocky Mountains in Boulder, Colorado, from 07 to 08 October 2013 for the 7th Workshop of the successful Coastal Altimetry series.

The workshop will provide a lively forum for a community-led review of the science and applications of coastal altimetry, from data processing through emerging applications to new technologies.

 

Extended registration deadline: 12 August 2013

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Acivs 2013 Conference

28 - 31 October 2013

The Advanced Concepts for Intelligent Vision Systems Conference (Acivs 2013) will be held in Poznan, Poland from 28 to 31 October 2013.

The conference will focus on techniques for building adaptive, intelligent, safe and secure imaging systems. Both classical research papers and application papers are welcome.

 

Early registration deadline: 13 September 2013

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First COSPAR Symposium 2013

11 - 15 November 2013

The First COSPAR Symposium 2013 will be held in Bangkok, Thailand, from 11 to 15 November 2013.

This symposium is the first of a new series which aims at promoting space and astronomical research at regional level.

The Symposium features plenary lectures, parallel, poster and training sessions. The sessions will be multi-disciplinary, ranging in a wide variety of topics from astronomy, Earth observation, planetology and astrobiology.

The Symposium is open to scientists, young professionals and students world-wide.

 

Early registration deadline: 10 September 2013

 

Online Abstract Submission

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7th International Workshop on Sand/Duststorms and Associated Dustfall

02 - 04 December 2013

The 7th International Workshop on Sand and Duststorms and Associated Dustfall will take place at ESRIN, Frascati, Italy, from 02 to 04 December 2013. The main objective of the workshop is to bring together scientists working on dust worldwide, exchange information on hot research topics, present and discuss recent understanding on the links and feedbacks between desert dust and radiation, clouds, water budget, human health, and biological systems and to identify current research priorities with a special focus on satellite remote sensing.

 

Registration deadline: 31 October 2013