18th Conference on Space Weather

Abstract Information

Abstracts are due by 3 August 2020 at 11:59 PM EST

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Abstract Fee and Author Instructions

The 18th Conference on Space Weather is sponsored by the American Meteorological Society and organized by the Committee on Space Weather.

Call for Papers

  • Advances in Research and Modeling of Space Weather Drivers;
  • Agency Efforts in Space Weather: Priorities and Opportunities;
  • Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning and Repeatable Science for Space Weather;
  • Citizen Science in Space Weather;
  • Community Initiatives for Space Weather Research;
  • Innovations and Advances in Operational Space Weather Forecasting;
  • Integration of Space Weather in Public Communications;
  • New Instruments, Platforms and Initiatives for Space Weather;
  • Observing, Modeling, and Forecasting the Van Allen Radiation Belt Energetic Charged Particle Environment;
  • Space Weather Customer and Stakeholder Perspectives and Applications;
  • Space Weather at Earth and Beyond

Student Award Opportunities

The Committee on Space Weather offers two student award opportunities for students participating in the 18th Conference on Space Weather at the 101th AMS Annual Meeting. Both of these opportunities are only available to students who have submitted an abstract for the conference. Both oral and poster presentations are eligible: Student Travel Awards:

The committee will be providing several small travel grants ($400) to help defray the cost of attending the AMS meeting for students who submitted abstracts to present at the Space Weather Conference. Students who wish to apply are required to submit the following documents to either of the program chairs: 1) the presentation abstract, 2) statement of why they want to attend the meeting, 3) statement of commitment to attend if awarded the travel award, and 4) letter of recommendation from their adviser.

Travel Award applications are due October 15, 2020, and notifications to recipients will be sent by November 1, 2020.

Student Presentation Awards:
We are pleased to offer two $100 student presentation awards to be given during the 18th Conference on Space Weather at the 101th AMS Annual Meeting. Award certificates and cash prizes will be given for the best student (undergraduate or graduate) oral and poster presentations given during the meeting. $50 runner-up awards are also available for exceptional presentations. The considerations for an award include:
originality of the work; relevance to space weather research and/or applications;
quality of the presentation and its delivery; and relation to the AMS meeting theme.

 

Conference Contacts

For additional information, please contact the program chairs: Rich Behnke (email: behnke.richard@yahoo.com) and Barbara Thompson (email: barbara.j.thompson@nasa.gov).