Highlights

43rd COSPAR Scientific Assembly

The 43rd COSPAR Scientific Assembly will be held in Sydney, Australia, 15-22 August 2020.  Information on the scientific program and other relevant links, including to abstract submission, will come on-line as they become available at https://www.cospar-assembly.org/. The Local Organizing Committee (LOC) website, for information on registration, accommodation and other matters, is open at http://www.cospar2020.org.

4th COSPAR Symposium

COSPAR will hold its fourth Symposium in Herzliya, Israel, 4 - 8 November 2019, with a focus on Small Satellites for Sustainable Science and Development. 

Scientific program now available at http://www.cospar2019.org/preliminary-program/.

Other relevant links, including to abstract submission, registration, accommodation, and other matters, are available at http://www.cospar2019.org/.  

The International Astronautical Federation

 

- 70th International Astronautical Congress (IAC), 21–25 October 2019, Washington, DC, USA.

- Global Space Exploration Conference (GLEX) 2020, 9 – 11 June 2020, St. Petersburg, Russian Federation.

 

Life Sciences in Space Research (LSSR): First Impact Factor

Life Sciences in Space Research (LSSR) has obtained a first ever Impact Factor of 2.07, ranking 32nd out of 87 biology journals and in the solid second quartile.

More exciting news for LSSR - the journal has been accepted for SCIE, Science Citation Index Expanded. The journal is already included in MEDLINE/PubMed.

Advances in Space Research: 2018 Impact Factor

The 2018 Impact Factor for ASR is 1.746, up from 1.529 in 2017, and at its highest ever.

Fellowship Programme on the Large Diameter Centrifuge Hypergravity Experiment Series (HyperGES)

Applications are now being accepted for the United Nations/European Space Agency Fellowship Programme on the Large Diameter Centrifuge Hypergravity Experiment Series (HyperGES).  Deadline:  30 November 2019.