Solar-Terrestrial Centre of Excellence

Workshop - STCE Ionospheric research and services: present status and future development

Thursday May 26, 2011 - Meridian, 12:30 - 16:00


12:30Welcome - Icebreaker Reception, snacks & drinks
13:00Ionosphere/space weather research and developments
S. Stankov, S. Lejeune, J. Spits, G. Wautelet, K. Stegen, R. Warnant
13:15GNSS-based ionospheric research
by N. Bergeot, C. Bruyninx, J.-M. Chevalier et al.
13:30Plasmaspheric research
by V. Pierrard , F. Darrouzet, K. Stegen, K. Borremans
13:45Advanced Forecast for Ensuring Communications Through Space - AFFECTS
by V. Bothmer, R. Van der Linden, C. Verbeeck et al.
14:00Radio-tracking of interplanetary probe: the effect of electronic content along the Earth-probe progation path.
by P. Rosenblatt , S. Le Maistre, T. Claes, M. Mitrovic

Scientific CommitteeNicolas Bergeot
Carine Bruyninx
Stanimir Stankov

Date: May 11, 2011
Venue: Meridian Room, Royal Observatory of Belgium, Avenue Circulaire 3, B-1180 Uccle

Anyone interested in attending this workshop is kindly asked to confirm by email to nicolas.bergeot at
We hope to meet you and learn about this science circulating at the plateau!