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PROBA2 Science Working Team Meeting 13


The next PROBA2 Science Working Team meeting will be held in the Nadir room at the Royal Observatory of Belgium on Tuesday June 28, 2016. Participation from abroad will be possible through videoconferencing, using the Observatory's Webex facilities. 

This meeting is fully open for everybody interested in the science results of SWAP and LYRA. Anyone interested in submitting a poster (or oral) contribution is invited to contact swap_lyra at We will organize an e-poster session towards the end of the meeting.

You can join the meeting using this link.

(This link will become active 30 minutes before the start of the meeting to allow time for set-up).

If you wish to contribute a poster please send it or a link to us and we will upload it to the SWT 13 poster directory, which can be found here.


Meeting Agenda (all times are local times, that is CET+1)

We will hold to this agenda as well as we can to allow participants to join and leave the meeting as their personal schedules allow.

  Mission Talks
15:00 - 15:10 Welcome
15:10 - 15:20 Mission Status - Matthew West
15:20 - 15:30 LYRA Status - Marie Dominique
15:30 - 15:40 SWAP Status - Elke D'Huys
15:40 - 15:55 Mission Extension at ESA Science Directorate - Joe Zender
  Guest Speakers
16:00 - 16:15 Tracking CME-driven shocks using radio instruments - Vratislav Krupar
16:15 - 16:30 The discovery of a current sheet in Earth's ionosphere - Thanassis Katsiyannis
16:30 - 16:45 Application of CACTus on SDO - SWAP images and dynamics of coronal funnels - Dipankar Banerjee and Vaibhav Pant
16:45 - 17:00 Examining the Mass of Filaments and Eruptions using PROBA-2/SWAP - Jack Carlyle
17:00 - 17:15 Soft X-ray quasi-periodic pulsations observed during the impulsive and decay phases of solar flares - Laura Hayes
17:15 - 17:30 The Solar Ultraviolet Imager on GOES-R: Science and Space Weather - Dan Seaton
  Posters and Discussion
17:30 - 18:00 Posters, discussion and close - Posters can be found here