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XII Congress of Planetology

October 21st, 2014 | Posted by admin in All news | IAPS | Meetings - (Comments Off)
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From the 2nd to the 6th of February 2015 the XII Congresso Nazionale di Scienze Planetarie will take place in Bormio. The Congress is  organized by the Osservatorio Astrofisico di Torino with IAPS’ support.
The website of the Congress is at these pages(in italian).

Two new Post doc positions at IAPS

October 24th, 2014 | Posted by admin in All news | Bandi | IAPS - (Comments Off)

Two new positions opened in IAPS: 2014-30-AR “Analysis of turbulence, intermittency and complexity in space and solar plasmas, and their relationship with solar activity”  and 2014-29-ARCalibration of ELENA instrument, part of SERENA suite on board BepiColombo mission”.
For more information visit this page.

Aurora Exhibit at the Science Festival in Genova

October 21st, 2014 | Posted by admin in All news | didattica e divulgazione | IAPS - (Comments Off)
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IAPS participates to the exhibit “THE POLAR AURORA, EIGHTH WONDER OF THE WORLD?” produced by Leading Edizioni, Officina Eventi. The exhibit will be on show at the Science Festival of Genova (25th of October, 2nd of November) and afterward in Rovereto, at the Civic Museum until the 11th of january 2015.
For more details (in italian) read this page.

Angioletta’s crater on Vesta

October 18th, 2014 | Posted by admin in All news | IAPS | scienza@IAPS - (Comments Off)
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The name “Angioletta” was recently given to the crater in the image on the left on asteroid Vesta, to honour Angioletta Coradini, Director of IFSI and PI of many instruments flying in the solar system. The name was approved during last Dawn Team Meeting, the NASA mission that hosts Angioletta’s VIR instrument.

Athena X-IFU Meeting

October 17th, 2014 | Posted by admin in All news | IAPS | scienza@IAPS - (Comments Off)

From the 28th to the 30th of October in ARTOV, the “Athena X-IFU Consortium Meeting #2″ will take place.
For more information: http://www.iaps.inaf.it/sz/athena_x-ifu/

Name site J with Rosetta!

October 16th, 2014 | Posted by admin in All news | didattica e divulgazione | IAPS - (Comments Off)
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Today, on the 16th of October ESA launches its Landing Site Naming Competition, organized in Italy by ASI and INAF, a contest to find a name for the landing site of the lander Philae of the Rosetta mission on comet 67P/C-G. Until the 22nd of October at 23.59, it is possibile to suggest your prefered name to win a trip to ESOC to watch the landing on the 12th of November!
To kow more and to vote your name, follow this link

Researchers Night 2014

October 10th, 2014 | Posted by admin in All news | didattica e divulgazione | IAPS - (Comments Off)
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The European Researchers’ Night took place on the 26th of September. The project is funded by the European Commission’s Research and Innovation Framework Programme H2020 and coordinated in Rome by FrascatiScienza. IAPS participated to two events that took place at ARTOV, Area di ricerca di Tor Vergata and at Agenzia Spaziale Italiana. Both events have seen a very large number of visitors, with 500 visitors at ARTOV and more than 1100 at ASI, opened to the public for the first time. For more details and for a video reportage of the event at ASI, visit this page.