HIP NEWS September 25th 2017

HIP NEWS September 25th 2017

Tuesday 26 September 2017 at 10.15 in A315
Oliver Gould (Imperial College, London)
Magnetic monopole creation

More information on http://www.hip.fifi/seminars/ .

Research Funding Services of University of Helsinki: A few tips for writing an ERC application
Friday 29 September 2017
The target audience consists of ERC applicants and those who plan to apply at a later stage for an ERC starting grant, consolidator grant or an advanced grant. The session is primarily for the candidates from Kumpula Campus (32 seats on the room).
No preliminary registration. General information: https://flamma.helsinki.fi/en/tutkimusrahoitus-horisontti2020/research-funding-horizon2020-european-research-council-erc-funding

WEBCAST LIVE ONLINE: Researchers’ Night at CERN – virtual tour in Finnish
Time: Friday 29 September in Finnish at 18:00 CEST with Data Centre
Venue: The Facebook Live will be available from the News Feed. The link to the event page is Webcast .
The online part of the event includes virtual tours of experiments. The Universities of Jyväskylä and Tampere will have an interactive session with Data Centre, which will be broadcasted on Facebook Live on the CERN page for other interested people to follow.

IPCC calls for nominations of authors for the Sixth Assessment Report 15.9. – 27.10.2017
GENEVA, September 18 – The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), the UN body for assessing the science related to climate change, is calling for nominations of authors for the Sixth Assessment Report (AR6).

Hundreds of experts around the world in the different areas volunteer their time and expertise to produce the reports of the IPCC. Author teams aim to reflect a range of scientific, technical and socio-economic views and backgrounds.

The IPCC includes three working groups: Working Group I assesses the physical science basis of climate change; Working Group II is responsible for impacts, adaptation and vulnerability; and Working Group III assesses the mitigation of climate change.

Experts working in Finland or Finnish experts can express their interest in IPCC A6 working process to secretary of National IPCC Work Group: Heikki Tuomenvirta, Ilmatieteen laitos, IPCCsihteeri [@] fmi.fi

More information
IPCC Suomen Focal Point: http://ilmatieteenlaitos.fi/uusin-arviointiraportti

Posted in Weekly Newsflash.