Content - SPARC eNews Jul14

Dear SPARC community,

Please find below the most recent SPARC eNews. 

The SPARC website is updated frequently, so feel free to check for the most recent news items regularly. If you wish to have anything posted in the news section on the website, please don't hesitate to contact us:

SPARC News – July 2014

7 July 2014

SPARC newsletter n° 43 now available

The July issue of the SPARC newsletter is in print and will be sent to subscribers within the next week. Find its digital version at

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2 July 2014

Alternative transport available for SPARC scientists

SPARC scientists on mission in Boulder, Colorado, USA, have the opportunity to use SPARC bikes.


17 June 2014
SPARC Annual Report 2013 now online

A status report on SPARC activities is now available for download at 

> ../../../publications/programme-plans/




Find SPARC news at >../../../news/news/

Find WCRP community news at >../../../news/wcrp-community-news/




Upcoming SPARC meetings 


Find all SPARC meetings at >../../../meetings/ 


27-29 August 2014
Polar Stratospheric Clouds Workshop, Zurich, Switzerland


8-12 September 2014
Joint S-RIP/Data Assimilation Workshop, Maryland, USA


22-26 September 2014
SSiRC Scientific Steering Group meeting, Bern, Switzerland


10-11 January 2015
SPARC capacity development workshop, Granada, Spain


12-13 January 2015
SPARC local workshop, Granada, Spain


13-16 January 2015
SPARC Scientific Steering Group meeting, Granada, Spain



SPARC-related meetings

Find more related meetings at > ../../../meetings/related-meetings/


02-10 August
40th Scientific Assembly of the Committee on Space Research (COSPAR) and Associated Events: COS-MOS, Moscow, Russia


16-21 August
World Weather Open Science Conference WWOSC-2014, Montreal, Canada


23-28 August
SCAR 2014 Open Science Conference, Auckland, New Zealand



22-26 September
13th IGAC Science Conference / 13 Quadrennial iCACGP Symposium, Natal, Brazil


6-9 October
International Conference on Our Climate - Our Future, Berlin, Germany


13-15 October
OH Reactivity Specialist Uniting Meeting (ORSUM), Mainz, Germany


13-17 October
The Climate Symposium 2014, Darmstadt, Germany



WCRP community meetings

Find more related meetings at >../../../meetings/wcrp-community-meetings/


Science update


Selection of new science articles of interest to the SPARC community (SPARC Office choice)



July 2014


June 2014



Find older Science Updates at >../../../news/news/


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