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Press release: COSPAR initiates new programme: Building SmallSat capacity in developing countries
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Carlos Gabriel, Chair, PCB
Juan Carlos Gabriel (Spain), 2022 – 2026* (juan.carlos.gabriel – at – gmail.com)
Diego Altimirano (UK), 2022 – 2026*Jérôme Benveniste (ESA), 2023 – 2027Dieter Bilitza (USA), 2022 – 2026* (dbilitza – at – gmu.ed)M. Chantale Damas (USA), 2022 – 2026Nimit Kumar (India), 2023 – 2027Denise Perrone (Italy), 2022 – 2026Randall K. Smith (USA), Sponsorships, 2022 – 2026*Mpho Tshisaphungo (South Africa), 2022 – 2026
Intercommission/Panel/Task Group Liaisons:Scientific Commission A: Kahn, R. (USA), 2020 – 2024*Scientific Commission A: Jérôme Benveniste (ESA/ESRIN), 2022 – 2026Scientific Commission B: Varun Sheel (India), 2022 – 2026Scientific Commission D: Asti Bhatt (USA), 2022 – 2026Scientific Commission D: Katariina Nykyri (USA), 2022 – 2026Scientific Commission E: Dipankar Bhattacharya (India), 2022 – 2026Scientific Commission F: Giorgio Baiocco (Italy), 2022 – 2026Panel on Space Weather: Nandi Dibyendu (India), 2022 – 2026Panel on Space Weather: Mpho Tshisaphungo (South Africa), 2022 – 2026Panel on Exploration (PEX): Frances Westall (France), 2022 – 2026IDEA Initiative Task Group (IITG): Alexi Glover (ESA/ESOC), 2022 – 2026
Terms of Reference:
To advise COSPAR on its program of capacity building workshops. More information as well as guidelines and an application for submitting a workshop proposal and an application.
Note from Editor: A Memorandum of Understanding for a partnership on training and capacity building was signed between the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) and COSPAR in March 2012.
Mariano Méndez, Chair, PCB FPA
Terms of Reference
This program is open to young scientists who have been participants at one of the COSPAR Capacity Building workshops to enable them to build on skills gained at the workshop. It provides for visits of 2-4 weeks duration for the purpose of carrying out joint research to laboratories that collaborate with COSPAR in providing the fellowship program.
More information, list of currently participating laboratories, application guidelines, etc.
* (after officer term) = second and final term in the office indicated
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