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Publicity and Press Releases

SPACECAST is described in the BAS internal publication, Icesheet, published March-April, 2011.

Press releases

New risk index for satellite operators, 7 February 2014.

Press release issued on 1 March 2012, reported on by more than 40 online press links and resulting in 3 requests to write additional news articles.

Press release issued for the start of the project (28 March 2011), picked up by 5 media outlets including the Register Online and EurekAlert!

Podcasts

Forecasting solar storms, 18 September 2012.

Richard Horne gave a radio interview for the BBC World Service on space weather and SPACECAST on 28th March 2011. A podcast recorded while Richard was at a meeting in Rome can be found here.

Presentations

N.P. Meredith, Acceleration and loss of relativistic electrons in the Earth's outer radiation belt, invited talk, Jim Dungey's 90th Birthday Scientific Meeting, The Geological Society, London, 10th January 2013

N.P. Meredith, R.B. Horne, A. Sicard-Piet, D. Boscher, K.H. Yearby, W.Li, and R.M. Thorne, Global Model of Lower Band and Upper B and Chorus from Multiple Satellite Observations, Fall AGU, San Francisco, 3–7 December 2012

R.B. Horne, presented by N.P. Meredith, Forecasting the High Energy Electron Radiation Belts Using Physics Based Models, invited talk, Fall AGU, San Francisco, 3–7 December 2012

D. Heynderickx, R.B. Horne, N.P. Meredith, S.A. Glauert, D. Boscher, A. Sicard-Piet, V. Maget, N. Ganushkina, O. Amariutei, H. Koskinen, R. Vainio, A. Afanasiev, S. Poedts, C. Jacobs, B. Sanahuja, A. Aran, D. Pitchford, Forecasting High Energy Electron Fluxes at GEO: A New Service From the EU FP7 Project SPACECAST, COSPAR Assembly 12, Mysore, India, 16 July 2012.

N.Yu. Ganushkina, O.A. Amariutei, Y.Y. Shprits and M.W. Liemohn, Transport of the plasma sheet electrons to the geostationary distances, 2012 GEM Workshop, 17–22 June 2012, Snowmass, CO, USA

N.Yu. Ganushkina, How important is to include self-consistent magnetic field in inner magnetosphere modeling, 2012 GEM Workshop, 17–22 June 2012, Snowmass, CO, USA

N.Yu. Ganushkina, Inner Magnetosphere Modelling: Dependence on the Boundary Conditions in the Plasma Sheet, 2012 GEM Workshop, 17–22 June 2012, Snowmass, CO, USA

N.P. Meredith et al., Global Model of Whistler Mode Chorus from Multiple Satellite Observations, IMC2 Workshop, UCLA, 19–22 March, 2012.

N.Yu. Ganushkina, IMPTAM: Seed population electrons during November 6-7, 1997 storm, 2011 Joint CEDAR-GEM Workshop, 26 June–01 July 2011, Santa Fe, NM, USA

N.Yu. Ganushkina and M. Liemohn, IMPTAM: Dst calculated in ring current modeling: Two methods, DPS and Biot-Savart integration, 2011 Joint CEDAR-GEM Workshop, 26 June–01 July 2011, Santa Fe, NM, USA

N.Yu. Ganushkina, IMPTAM: Including self-consistent magnetic field in ring current modeling, 2011 Joint CEDAR-GEM Workshop, 26 June–01 July 2011, Santa Fe, NM, USA

N.P. Meredith, CRRES Plasma Wave Observations, AGU Chapman Conference, St John’s, Newfoundland, 17–22 July, 2011

Richard Horne, Introducing SPACECAST

Research Papers

Submitted

Horne, R.B., N.P. Meredith, S.A. Glauert and T. Kersten, Wave Driven Diffusion in Radiation Belt Dynamics, book chapter, submitted, 2014.

Glauert, S.A., R.B. Horne, and N.P. Meredith, Simulating the Earth's radiation belts: internal acceleration and continuous losses to the magnetopause, J. Geophys. Res., submitted, 2014.

Pomoell, J., A. Aran, C. Jacobs, R. Rodriguez-Gasén, S. Poedts, and B. Sanahuja, Modelling solar proton events: extracting the characteristics of the MHD shock front at the cobpoint, J. Space Weather and Space Climate, submitted, 2014.

2014

Meredith, N.P., R.B. Horne, T. Kersten, B.J. Fraser and R.S. Grew, Global morphology and spectral properties of EMIC waves derived from CRRES observations, J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 119, 2014; doi:10.1002/2014JA020064

Sicard-Piet, A., D. Boscher, R.B. Horne, N.P. Meredith and V. Maget, Effect of plasma density on diffusion rates due to wave particle interactions with chorus 1 and plasmaspheric hiss: Extreme event analysis, Ann. Geophys., 32, 1059–1071, 2014; doi:10.5194/angeo-32-1059-2014

Rodríguez-Gasén, R., A. Aran, B. Sanahuja, C. Jacobs, S. Poedts, Variation of proton flux profiles with the observer's latitude in simulated gradual SEP events, Solar Physics, 289 (5), 1745–1762, 2014; doi:10.1007/s11207-013-0442-1

Vainio, R., A. Pönni, M. Battarbee, H.E.J. Koskinen, A. Afanasiev, and T. Laitinen, A semi-analytical foreshock model for energetic storm particle events inside 1 AU, J. Space Weather and Space Climate, 4, AO8, 2014; doi:10.1051/swsc/2014005

Zuccarello, F.P., D.B. Seaton, M. Mierla, S. Poedts, L.A. Rachmeler, P. Romano, F. Zuccarello, Observational evidence of torus instability as trigger mechanism for coronal mass ejections: the 2011 August 4 filament eruption, Astrophys. J., in press, 2014; arXiv:1401.5936

Lazar, M., S. Poedts, R. Schlickeiser, D. Ibscher, The Electron Firehose and Ordinary-Mode Instabilities in Space Plasmas, Solar Physics, 289 (1), 369–378; doi:10.1007/s11207-013-0348-y

Ganushkina, N. Y., M. W. Liemohn, O. A. Amariutei, and D. Pitchford, Low-energy electrons (5–50 keV) in the inner magnetosphere, J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 119, 2014; doi:10.1002/2013JA019304

Glauert, S. A., R. B. Horne, and N. P. Meredith, Three-dimensional electron radiation belt simulations using the BAS Radiation Belt Model with new diffusion models for chorus, plasmaspheric hiss, and lightning-generated whistlers, J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 119, 2014; doi:10.1002/2013JA019281

Meredith, N. P., R. B. Horne, W. Li, R. M. Thorne, and A. Sicard-Piet Global model of low-frequency chorus (fLHR<f<0.1fce) from multiple satellite observations, Geophys. Res. Lett., 41, 2014; doi:10.1002/2013GL059050

2013

Pagano, P., D.H. Mackay, S. Poedts: Effect of gravitational stratification on the propagation of a CME, Astron. Astrophys., 560, A38, 2013; doi:10.1051/0004-6361/201322036

Pagano, P., D.H. Mackay, S. Poedts, MHD simulations of the ejection of a magnetic flux rope, Astron. Astrophys., 554, A77, 2013; doi:10.1051/0004-6361/201220947

Selwa, M., S. Poedts, and R.C. DeVore, Numerical simulations of dome-shaped EUV waves from different active-region configurations, Solar Physics, 284, 515–539, 2013; doi:10.1007/s11207-013-0302-z

Lazar M., S. Poedts, M. Michno, The electromagnetic electron whistler-cyclotron instability in bi-Kappa distributed plasmas, Astron. Astrophys., 554, A64, 2013; doi:10.1051/0004-6361/201220550

Lazar, M., S. Poedts, Instability of the parallel electromagnetic modes in Kappa distributed plasmas. II. Electromagnetic ion-cyclotron modes, Mon. Not. R. Astron. Soc., 2013; doi:10.1093/mnras/stt1914

Lejosne, S., D. Boscher, V. Maget, and G. Rolland, Deriving electromagnetic radial diffusion coefficients of radiation belt equatorial particles for different levels of magnetic activity based on magnetic field measurements at geostationary orbit, J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 118, 3147–3156, 2013; doi:10.1002/jgra.50361

Ganushkina, N. Y., O. A. Amariutei, Y. Y. Shprits, and M. W. Liemohn, Transport of the plasma sheet electrons to the geostationary distances, J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 118, 82–98, 2013; doi:10.1029/2012JA017923

Chané, E., J. Saur, S. Poedts, Modeling Jupiter's magnetosphere: Influence of the internal sources, J. Geophys. Res., 118 (5), 2157–2172, 2013; doi:10.1002/jgra.50258

Horne, R. B., T. Kersten, S. A. Glauert, N. P. Meredith, D. Boscher, A. Sicard-Piet, R. M. Thorne, and W. Li, A new diffusion matrix for whistler mode chorus waves, J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 118, 6302–6318, 2013; doi:10.1002/jgra.50594

Horne, R. B., S. A. Glauert, N. P. Meredith, H. Koskinen, R. Vainio, A. Afanasiev, N. Y. Ganushkina, O. A. Amariutei, D. Boscher, A. Sicard, V. Maget, S. Poedts, C. Jacobs, B. Sanahuja, A. Aran, D. Heynderickx and D. Pitchford, Forecasting the Earth's radiation belts and modelling solar energetic particle events: Recent results from SPACECAST, J. Space Weather and Space Clim., 3, 2013; doi:10.1051/swsc/2013042

Meredith, N.P., R.B. Horne, J. Bortnik, R.M. Thorne, L. Chen, W. Li, and A. Sicard-Piet, Global statistical evidence for chorus as the embryonic source of plasmaspheric hiss, Geophys. Res. Lett., 40, 2013; doi:10.1002/grl.50593

R.B. Horne, S.A. Glauert, N.P. Meredith, D. Boscher, V. Maget, D. Heynderickx, and D. Pitchford, Space weather impacts on satellites and forecasting the Earth’s electron radiation belts with SPACECAST, Space Weather, 11, 1–18, 2013; doi:10.1002/swe.20023

2012

F.P. Zuccarello, Z. Meliani and S. Poedts, Numerical Modeling of the Initiation of Coronal Mass Ejections in Active Region NOAA 9415, Ap. J., 758:117, 2012; doi:10.1088/0004-637X/758/2/117

Meredith, N. P., R. B. Horne, A. Sicard-Piet, D. Boscher, K. H. Yearby, W. Li, and R. M. Thorne (2012), Global model of lower band and upper band chorus from multiple satellite observations, J. Geophys. Res., 117, A10225; doi:10.1029/2012JA017978

Horne, R.B., Forecasting the radiation belts in Europe, Space Weather, 10, S08006, 2012; doi:10.1029/2011JA017202

O.A. Amariutei1 and N.Yu. Ganushkina, On the prediction of the auroral westward electrojet index, Ann. Geophys., 30, 841–847, 2012; doi:10.5194/angeo-30-841-2012

N.Yu. Ganushkina, M.W. Liemohn, and T.I. Pulkkinen, Storm-time ring current: model-dependent results, Ann. Geophys., 30, 177–202, 2012; doi:10.5194/angeo-30-177-2012




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