Content - SPARC eNews Mar14

Dear SPARC community,

Please find below the most recent SPARC eNews. 

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SPARC News – March 2014

03 March 2014
New deadlines: CCMI meeting, Lancaster, May 2014
The second Chemistry Climate Model Initiative (CCMI) Meeting will be held in Lancaster, UK from 20-22 May 2014. Abstracts are due by 14 March 2014; registration deadline is 1 April 2014.

03 March 2014
SPARC newsletter No. 42
The January issue of the SPARC newsletter is now available for download at
> ../../../fileadmin/customer/6_Publications/Newsletter_PDF/42_SPARCnewsletter_Jan2014_web.pdf

14 February 2014
Thank you for your contribution to the SPARC General Assembly
The 5th SPARC General Assembly has been a great success and most memorable event. Find information how to stay involved!
> ../../../news/news/news/2014/02/14/thank-you-for-your-contribution-to-the-sparc-general-assembly/

12 January 2014
SPARC community meets in Queenstown, New Zealand 
Today, a total of 300 scientists is gathering at the opening of the 5th SPARC General Assembly in Queenstown, New Zealand.
> ../../../news/news/news/2014/01/12/sparc-community-gathers-in-queenstown-new-zealand/

26 December 2013
Report No. 6: Lifetimes of Stratospheric Ozone-Depleting Substances
This major scientific assessment on Lifetimes of Stratospheric Ozone-Depleting Substances, their Replacements, and Related Species was edited by M.K.W. Ko, P.A. Newman, S. Reimann, S.E. Strahan. The electronic version of the report is available at
> ../../../publications/sparc-reports/sparc-report-no6/
Hard copies of this report are currently being produced. To order a hard copy please send an email with your postal address to the SPARC Office >

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Upcoming SPARC meetings 

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31 March-4 April

Gravity Waves ISSI meeting, Bern, Switzerland

5-9 May
5th HEPPA/SOLARIS workshop, Baden-Baden near Karlsruhe, Germany

20-22 May
IGAC/SPARC Chemistry-Climate Model Initiative Workshop 2014, Lancaster, UK

SPARC-related meetings

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27 April-3 May
EGU 2014, Session AS1.14 on Dynamical Coupling between the stratosphere and the troposphere, Vienna, Austria

12-15 May
MOZAIC-IAGOS Scientific Symposium on Atmospheric Observation by Commercial Aircraft, Toulouse, France

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

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


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

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

WCRP community meetings

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Science update

Papers of potential relevance to the SPARC community (SPARC Office choice)

February 2014

January 2014

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