Slides for Training Session

Monday, 2 Nov 2015
New Version: IRI Overview (Bilitza)
New Version: Earth's Ionosphere (Reinisch)


Tuesday, 3 Nov 2015
New Version: Ionosonde Measurements (Reinisch)
Wednesday, 4 Nov 2015 download
Thursday, 5 Nov 2015 download
Friday, 6 Nov 2015 download


Sunday, 1 Nov 2015
18:00-18:20 Meet at the Lobby of Suvarnabhumi Suite Hotel
18:30-21:00 Ice Breaker


Monday, 2 Nov 2015
08.15-09:00 Registration  
09:00-09:30 Opening  
09:30-10:00 Ionosphere-An introduction Bodo Reinisch
10:00-10:30 Coffee/Tea  
10:30-11:30 IRI-Introduction and open problems Dieter Bilitza
11:30-12:00 Comparison of IRI with ionosonde data from Asian sector Prasert Kenpankho
12:00-14:00 Lunch  
14:00-14:30 IRIweb and related online services Dieter Bilitza
14:30-15:00 Forming teams and assigning research tasks  
15:00-17:30 Team work  


Tuesday, 3 Nov 2015
09:00-10:00 Ionsonde measurements Bodo Reinisch
10:00-10:30 Coffee/Tea  
10:30-11:30 Real-Time IRI Ivan Galkin
11:30-12:00 Ionosondes in Asian Sector Pornchai Supnithi
12:00-14:00 Lunch  
14:00-15:00 Ionosonde data online : GIRO and SPIDR Ivan Galkin
15:00-17:30 Team work  


Wednesday, 4 Nov 2015
09:00-10:00 GNSS data and ionospheric studies Andrzej Krankowski
10:00-10:30 Coffee/Tea  
10:30-11:30 Irregularities at equatorial latitudes Pornchai Supnithi
11:30-12:00 TEC comparisons with IRI in Asian sector Prasert Kenpankho
12:00-14:00 Lunch  
14:00-15:00 Access to GNSS data Andrzej Krankowski
15:00-17:30 Team work  


Thursday, 5 Nov 2015
09:00-12:00 Excursion: Ladkrabang Satellite Ground Station  
12:00-14:00 Lunch  
14:00-15:00 Coupling between ionosphere and thermosphere at low latitudes Shigeto  Watanabe
15:00-16:00 Ion densities and plasma temperatures Vladimir Truhlik
16:00-18:00 Team work  


Friday, 6 Nov 2015
09:00-10:00 Solar irradiance and Upper atmospheric chemistry Takashi Maruyama
10:00-10:30 Coffee/Tea  
10:30-11:30 Incoherent scatter radar Susumu Saito
11:30-12:00 Ionospheric storms Takashi Maruyama
12:00-14:00 Lunch/Group photo  
14:00-15:00 Access to incoherent scatter data Susumu Saito
15:00-17:30 Team work and test presentations  


Prof. Bodo Reinisch University of Massachusetts Lowell (USA)
Prof. Dieter Bilitza George Mason University, NASA (USA)
Dr. Ivan Galkin University of Massachusetts Lowell (USA)
Prof. Shigeto Watanabe Hokkaido University, Sapporo
Prof. Andrzej Krankowski University of Warmia and Mazury in Olsztyn (Poland)
Dr. Vladimir Truhlik Institute of Atmospheric Physics (Czech Republic)
Dr. Takashi Maruyama National Institute of Information and Communications
Technology (Japan)
Dr. Susumu Saito Electronic Navigation Research Institute (Japan)
Dr. Pornchai Supnithi King Mongkut's Institute of Technology Ladkrabang (Thailand)
Dr. Prasert Kenpankho King Mongkut's Institute of Technology Ladkrabang (Thailand)