Fall 2015 Space Science Seminars

11 AM – noon, Room 242 of Planetary Hall unless otherwise noted.

December 1st

James Leake

NRL

November 17th

11 AM – noon, Room 242 of Planetary Hall

Jia Yue

Lower-Upper Atmosphere Cooling — from Milliseconds to Decades

November 11th

Erdal Yiğit and John Lear

Recent MAVEN-Mars results

August 11

Temporal evolution of the horizontal motion, buoyant velocity and magnetic field of an emerging active region

Chia-Hsien Lin

Graduate Institute of Space Science, National …

Fall 2014 Space Weather Seminars

Announcements are sent via the email lists for faculty (SWL-Faculty-L@listserv.gmu.edu) and students (SWL-Students-L@listserv.gmu.edu).  Send an email to one of these lists to subscribe.

Full Schedule

Tuesday at 11am, Room 242 Planetary Hall

Journal Club

Spring 2014

Tuesdays (Jan 28; Feb 11, 25; Mar 18; Apr 1, 15, 29) from 12:00pm to 1:00pm in Planetary Hall room 242.

Fall 2013

Alternate Tuesdays from 12:00pm to 1:00pm in Planetary Hall room 242.

Fall 2012

The SWL journal club will meet ad-hoc in Fall 2012 on Tuesdays 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm in a room that will change from week-to-week. To receive announcements, register for the SWL student email list given at 

Orientation for SPACS Graduate Students- Friday August 16, 2013

Please note that some of the locations have changed.

We are holding a new graduate student orientation on Friday August 16th.  Note that the morning schedule differs between the Physics and CSI graduate students.

New and current students are welcome to attend any of the activities.
Please send either Prof. So (paso@gmu.edu) or Prof. Weigel (rweigel@gmu.edu) an email (if you …

ISEST 2014 Workshop

The workshop is to improve the scientific understanding of the origin and propagation of solar transients, and develop the prediction capacity of these transients’ arrival and potential impact on the Earth.

This workshop is the activity of the ISEST program in CAWSES-II / Task Group.

The workshop engages coordinated international activities in observation, theory and modeling, involves scientists in both developed and developing countries, and provides an online platform for educational opportunities for students

Research initiatives for physics grad students- August 5, 2013

We are working with the Office of Equity and Diversity Services to develop a plan to increase the number of underrepresented minorities in physics at all levels. We are meeting with Corey Jackson on the 20th of August to discuss our plans.

ISEST Workshop June 17-20, 2013

This workshop is the activity of the ISEST program in CAWSES-II / Task Group 3.

ISEST Workshop (International Study of Earth-Affecting Solar Transients)
Hvar, Croatia

Satellite observations of the space shuttle’s main engine exhaust plume

Satellite observations of the space shuttle’s main engine exhaust plume: Unexpected global-scale transport and polar mesospheric cloud formation

March 26th, 2013

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