Polar-Equatorial Geospace Ionospheric, Magnetic Storms, and Water Vapour Characterization For the Advancement of Space Weather Prediction – A Malaysian Participation in ICESTAR ProgrammeEntry ID: MARPukm07
Abstract: The major objectives of this project are as follows:
To quantify and understand the similarities and differences of the lower and upper atmosphere, magnetic storms, and water vapour among the two Polar Regions and the equatorial region under varying influence of the solar electromagnetic radiation and the solar wind.
1. To investigate the Interhemispheric ... conjugacy effects between the two Polar Regions.
2. To characterize the ionospheric parameters (TEC, scintillation and variability), geomagnetic storms, and water vapour at Antarctica.
3. Ionospheric irregularity and scintillation effect on GPS signals at polar region during eclipses and geomagnetic storms.
4. Relationships between lower (Precipitable water vapor) and upper (total electron content) atmosphere at Antarctica based on GPS signal measurements.
Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Antarctica New Zealand
Dataset Title: GPS Scott Base Antarctica
ISO Topic Category
Univeriti Kebangsaan Malaysia
Province or State: Selangor
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Email: talha at um.edu.my
Email: talhady at gmail.com
B303, 3RD FLOOR IPS BUILDING UNIVERSITY OF MALAYA
City: KUALA LUMPUR
Postal Code: 50603
Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2009-08-03
Last DIF Revision Date: 2009-08-07