EISCAT Tromsø panorama

Updated on October 15, 2019 by Emma Unander Have a look at our Tromsø site This is the EISCAT Tromsø site. Here we have different antenna installations. The parabolic dish, UHF, the curved and square VHF antenna, the first EISCAT_3D test antenna and the Heating facility.

New employees

Four new talents for the EISCAT_3D project This autumn, four new colleagues have joined us, here at EISCAT Headquarters. Algorithms Engineer The position as Algorithms Engineer went to Esa Wikström, from Kiruna. Esa: “I have always been interested in space, research and physics. Family members have worked in the space Read more…

HPC System Expert

Updated on July 4, 2019 by Emma Unander Status at 2019-07-04: The terms and conditions for this position will be changed and the vacancy will be re-advertised in autumn HPC System Expert EISCAT Scientific Association is recruiting an HPC System Expert for EISCAT3D. Job Description EISCAT3D is a major scientific research Read more…

Applications Developer

Updated on July 4, 2019 by Emma Unander Status at 2019-07-04: Position filled Applications Developer EISCAT Scientific Association is recruiting an Applications Developer for EISCAT3D. Job Description EISCAT3D is a major scientific research instrument and infrastructure composed of three large phased-array antennas, a powerful transmitter, and complex computation/processing hardware and Read more…

Algorithms Engineer

Updated on July 4, 2019 by Emma Unander Status at 2019-07-04: Position filled Algorithms Engineer EISCAT Scientific Association is recruiting an Algorithms Engineer for EISCAT3D. Job Description EISCAT3D is a major scientific research instrument and infrastructure composed of three large phased-array antennas, a powerful transmitter, and complex computation/processing hardware and Read more…

World Space Week Kiruna

Open House at Rymdcampus

Updated on October 1, 2018 by Emma Unander Welcome to Rymdcampus October 6th, 2018 at 11.00 – 15.00  Spend a Saturday with us on Rymdcampus. We have activities for both children and adults. Meet representatives from IRF, Luleå Tekniska Universitet, Esrange Space Center, Rymdgymnasiet and us Take a look at one of Read more…

The polish filmmakers Aldona and Adam with Carl-Fredrik, infront of the Kiruna antenna

Visit to the Kiruna site

Updated on September 11, 2018 by Emma Unander Sweden Solar System Last Tuesday two Polish documentary filmmakers went on a tour of our Kiruna antenna. Aldona and Adam are making a documentary about Sweden Solar System. This is a scale model of the solar system with Globen, in Stockholm, as the Read more…

International Summer School

International Summer School on “Data Management in Environmental and Earth Science Infrastructures: theory and practice” Are you a Ph.D. student, post-doctoral researcher or data management staff working in the relevant international research infrastructures? Don’t miss this opportunity to get a unique insight into the contemporary debate on Data Management in Read more…

Article from Populär Astronomi

EISCAT_3D with eyes between earth and space A while ago the Swedish popular science magazine Populär Astronomi published an article about EISCAT_3D, written by Anders. http://www.popularastronomi.se/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/2017_4_eiscat3d.pdf The article is written in Swedish, but very interesting to read. Try Google Translate if you can not read Swedish.