Activities

See below a list of all previous, current and upcoming SSALMONetwork activities, events, and deadlines.

Upcoming and current events

October 2016: Beginning of Cycle 5.

Previous events

In reversed order, starting with recent events.

April 2017: Deadline for observing proposals for Cycle 5
October 2016: Beginning of Cycle 4; first regular solar observations with ALMA in December 2016, March-April 2017.
Sep. 20-23, 2016 Half a Decade of ALMA: Cosmic Dawns Transformed, Indian Wells, CA, USA
June 6-10, 2016: Cool Stars 19, Uppsala, Sweden, incl. a splinter session on "The solar-stellar connection in the era of ALMA".
April 21, 2016: Proposal deadline for ALMA observing cycle 4
March 22, 2016: Call for proposals for ALMA observing cycle 4
March 15-18, 2016: The Sun’s Chromosphere in the Era of ALMA, IRIS, and DKIST, Boulder, CO, USA
January 30th, 2015 Deadline for providing numerical models for the first generation SSALMON data base.
December 14-21, 2015: ALMA Commissioning and Science Verification (CSV) campaign
December 4, 2015 Presentation of SSALMON at ESO Headquarters
November 30, 2015 The decision has been made: Solar observing will be offered in Cycle 4!
November 27, 2015 First version of SSALMON White Paper finished: "ALMA OBSERVATIONS OF THE SUN IN CYCLE 4 AND BEYOND" (download here)
November 23, 2015 Final version of first SSALMON article published online (Advances in Space Research 56, 2679–2692, 2015)

October 16, 2015:

Deadline for strategic documents of the expert teams
(potential science use cases for Cycle 4 and proposed tests for CSV 12/2015 campaign)
September 21 - 24, 2015 SSALMON at Multi-Wavelength Studies of the Solar Atmosphere, Ioannina, Greece
August 10, 2015: SSALMON at XXIXth IAU General Assembly (Division E)
June 26, 2015: SSALMON at 26th IUGG General Assembly / IAGA symposium A32 (Studies of the Quiet Sun and Active Regions)
June 11, 2015: SSALMON newsletter #4 with important information for the expert teams
June 10, 2015: News article about SSALMON on the webpages of the Institute of Theoretical Astrophysics and the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences of the University of Oslo
June 6, 2015: SSALMON on forskning.no
June 4, 2015: First long article on SSALMON accepted and published online! (Science Direct/Elsevier or see our publication page)
See also our 80-page solar ALMA overview paper (currently under review)
May 18-22, 2015: SSALMON presented at the IRIS 4 Workshop in Boulder, CO, USA
April 26-30, 2015: SSALMON at The Triennial Earth-Sun Summit (TESS), Indianapolis, IN, USA
April 15, 2015: SSALMON newsletter #3 with information on expert teams. (PDF 0.5 MB)

March 31, 2015:

Extended deadline for expert teams.
March 15, 2015: Start of expert team activities, starting with team G.
January 30, 2015: Call for expert teams. ( PDF, 0.6 MB)
The list of expert teams is continually updated.
January 15, 2015: Second SSALMON newsletter ( PDF, 1.3 MB )
December 8-11, 2014: Announcement of SSALMON at "Revolution in Astronomy with ALMA - The 3rd year", Tokyo, Japan
Small versions of the posters presented at this meeting are available here.
November 29, 2014: Call for contributions for a SSALMON overview publications.
October 15, 2014: First SSALMON newsletter ( PDF, 0.2 MB )
September 29, 2014: SSALMON tweets now! (twitter) #SSALMON
September 25, 2014: Announcement of SSALMON in the news section of the Nordic ARC node (Onsala, Sweden)
September 15, 2014: Announcement of SSALMON in Solar News
September 8, 2014: Announcement of SSALMON at ESPM-14, Dublin (poster, PDF, 2.7 MB)
September 1, 2014: Official start of SSALMON
Published Jan. 27, 2016 1:26 PM - Last modified June 27, 2017 3:02 PM