Auroral Campaign in Canada

This homepage is to show status and browsing data obtained by the auroral campaign measurements in Canada.

January 2-15, 2008 Campaign
-- station: Gillam (56.4N, 265.4E); Fort Smith (60.0N, 248.1E)
-- instrument1: panchromatic image-intensified all-sky camera (30-Hz sample) with 180-degree field of view (FOV)
-- instrument2: panchromatic CCD camera (~1-s sample) with ~50-degree FOV


February 16-27, 2009 Campaign
-- station: Gillam (56.4N, 265.4E); Fort Smith (60.0N, 248.1E)
-- instrument1: panchromatic image-intensified all-sky camera (30-Hz sample) wit h 180-degree field of view (FOV)
-- instrument2: panchromatic CCD camera (1-30Hz sample) with 30-50-degree FOV

PLEASE CONTACT K. Shiokawa for the 30Hz-sampled digital data.


map of stations
One-hour status of auroral measurements at Gillam and Fort Smith
10-s sampled jpeg all-sky images at Gillam
10-s sampled jpeg all-sky images at Fort Smith
induction coil dynamic spectra (Fort Smith) provided by University of New Hampshire
          (Contact Dr. Marc Lessard for induction coil digital data)

Contact Address
Kazuo Shiokawa and Akimasa Ieda
Solar-Terrestrial Environment Laboratory, Nagoya University
3-13, Honohara, Toyokawa, Aichi 442-8507, Japan
tel: +81-533-89-5166 fax: +81-533-89-1539


Acknowledgements
The observatories at Gillam and Fort Smith are Canadian Geospace Monitoring (CGSM) program core sites operated by the Canadian Space Agency. The campaign was carried out in collaboration with the Canadian Space Agency, and with the support from the University of Calgary NORSTAR team, and the Solar-Terrestrial Environment Laboratory, Nagoya University. This work was supported by a Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (19403010) of the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science, and Technology of Japan.


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Last modified: Feb.3, 2008