Newsletter Nr. 3

October 2011

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Selected Team Proposals 2011

23 Teams have been selected for implementation by the Science Committee in June 2011 from the proposals received in response to the 2011 Call for International Teams. The next Call for proposals will be released in January 2012.

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New Publications

Space Science Series of ISSI

The Earth's Cryosphere and Sea Level Change  

Volume 40: The Earth's Cryosphere and Sea Level Change
L. Bengtsson, S. Koumoutsaris,
R.-M. Bonnet, E.-A. Herland,
P. Huybrechts, O.M. Johannessen,
G. Milne, J. Oerlemans, A. Ohmura,
G. Ramstein, P. Woodworth (Eds.)
ISBN 978-94-007-2062-6
published in October 2011
Reprinted from Surveys in Geophysics Volume 32, No. 4-5, 2011

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SPATIUM Magazine
Spaceship Earth  

Volume 26: Spaceship Earth

by Roger-Maurice Bonnet

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Science First  

Volume 27: Science First

by Hansjörg Schlaepfer

This issue of Spatium is devoted to Prof. Johannes Geiss, co-founder of the Association Pro ISSI and spiritus rector of ISSI, on the occasion of his 85th birthday on 4 September 2011.

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Annual Report

Annual Report 2010/2011  

The Annual Report summarizes the activities, publications, financial overview etc. of the 16th business year. Hard copies are available from the ISSI Secretary.

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Upcoming Pro ISSI Talk
"Leben und die Entwicklung der Planeten"

Der Verein Pro ISSI organisiert regelmässig Referate mit führenden Persönlichkeiten aus der Wissenschaft. Der nächste Vortrag findet am 8. November 2011, um 18.15 Uhr am ISSI statt. Prof. Dr. Tilman Spohn vom Deutschen Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt in Berlin wird zum Thema "Leben und die Entwicklung der Planeten" referieren.

The Association Pro ISSI hosts regular events for its members inviting leading personalities of the science community to present scope and results of their activities. Next Lecture will take place on 8 November 2011, 18h15 at ISSI. Prof. Dr. Tilman Spohn, German Aerospace Center, Berlin, Germany, will give a public talk in German with the title "Leben und die Entwicklung der Planeten". Continue reading

Alpbach Summer School 2011
"Star Formation across the Universe"

The Alpbach Summer School 2011, held 19-28 July, attracted 58 science and engineering students to the beautiful Austrian Alps. The theme of this year’s 10-day educational event was 'Star Formation across the Universe'. Continue reading

ISSI Newsletter

Last but not least if you have ISSI related news or feedback to the Newsletter please send them to Andrea Fischer. Thank you!


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