Pressrelease – EISCAT_3D

EISCAT_3D, the new Arctic radar for space weather research gets go-ahead for construction Download PDF   A new international research radar called EISCAT_3D was given the green light to proceed this month, promising a step-change in understanding the effect of solar storms and space weather on the upper atmosphere in Read more…

EISCAT_3D test site

Trip to Tromsø Lennart has made a trip to Tromsø, to make sure that the EISCAT_3D test site in ready for the coming deliveries. The snow is melting, but spring is about three weeks late. Tromsø also greeted Lennart with a snowfall. But this is not that extraordinarily in this latitudes, this Read more…

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Millions for scientists

Three young scientist Trond Mohn was personally present when three “outstanding young researchers” received between 11 and 12 million to their research projects. Mohn confirms that this is not the last time he supports UiT financially. In 2007 Trond Mohn founded Tromsø Forskningsstiftelse, with the purpose to support research and research-promoting measures at Read more…

EISCAT in the news

Updated on December 7, 2016 by Emma UnanderEISCAT_3D Listen to Craig Heinselman give a short interview for the Swedish Radio, P4 Norrbotten. The article is written in Swedish and Craig is talking danish.  http://sverigesradio.se/sida/artikel.aspx?programid=98&artikel=6192457 Japan and EISCAT_3D http://www.asahi.com/ajw/articles/AJ201606160010.html