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Solarnet Training for Observers

A week above the Clouds

CID: aboveclouds2019

Website hosted by: SOLARNET - High Resolution Solar Physics Network
Affiliation: Leibniz-Institut für Sonnenphysik

Organizing institutions:

Leibniz-Institut für Sonnenphysik, Freiburg, Germany

Institudo de Astrofíscica de Canarias, LaLaguna, Tenerife, Spain

Main category: Natural Sciences (Astronomy)

Conference/Workshop objectives:

Our purpose is to instruct students and young postdocs in the capabilities and operation of the German solar facilities at the observatory, by giving them the opportunity to run real observations at GREGOR, the largest solar telescope in Europe calibrate data by learning how to use the existing data pipelines, Python and deep learning techniques learn how to complement ground-based observations with space-based observations experience the observers’ life up the mountain for a week through different lectures and experimental activities (programme in SOLARNET webpage available soon).


The Solarnet project has received funding from the European Union's Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 824135.

Izana, Tenerife, Spain
Date: 05.08.2019 - 09.08.2019

Conference poster: Download poster here.

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