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Past Activities




Third Annual Meeting  

The third (and final) Annual Meeting was held at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Oct 5-8, 2015 in Thessaloniki, Greece. 

The program of the meeting can be found here. 

Thank you all for your contributions and collaboration. 

Group Photo during the Conference Dinner of the 3rd Annual Meeting of SOLID: back row from left to right: Andreas Chrysanthou, Alexandros Emmanouilides, Mark Weber, Klairie Tourpali, Wissam Chehade, Omar Ashamari, Stergios Misios, Thierry Dudok de Wit, Veronique Delouille, Margit Haberreiter; front row: Laure Lefevre and partner, Ilaria Ermolli, Alice Cristaldi, Farzad Kamalabadi, Giulio Del Zanna, Matthieu Kretzschmar, Katja Matthes, Matt DeLand - not on the picture: Micha Schöll, Yvonne Unruh). 





At the 11th European Space Weather Week17-21 Liege, Belgium, SOLID is involved in the organization of the Session on Key observables for assessing long-term changes of the geospace. 



SOLID Second Annual Meeting, Oct 28-31, 2014, University of Bremen 

The Second Annual Meeting of SOLID has been successfully held from Oct 28 - 31, 2014 at the Institut für Umweltphysik of the University in BremenThank you all for your participation and contribution to this successful meeting. 

The Programme of the 2nd Annual Meeting can be found here.



Sessions at EGU, Vienna, 2014 

SOLID is involved in the organization of the following Sessions at EGU:

ST 1.4: Solar irradiance variability: Measurements, Models, Proxies, and Causes.

Convenor: Matthieu Kretzschmar, Co-Convenors: Margit Haberreiter, Marty Snow

and the joint TOSCA/SOLID Session:

CL5.12: Solar Influence on the Middle Atmosphere and Dynamical Coupling to the Troposphere and the Ocean

Convenor: Katja Matthes, Co-Convenor: Margit Haberreiter




Splinter Meeting at the 10th European Space Weather Week

Tuesday, November 19, 2013, 5pm, Room 3

At the 10th European Space Weather Week (ESWW10), November 18-22, 2013, in Belgium, Brussels, the following Splinter Session is planned:

Open Discussion of Solar Spectral Variability as Product for Space Weather and Space Climate User Communities


Details on the ESWW10 can be found at
The Splinter Meeting is currently planned to be held on Tuesday, November 19, 2013, 5:00-6:30 pm.

Please, send your contributions by November 1, 2013 via email to the convenors: 
Veronique Delouille, ROB, Belgium, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 
Margit Haberreiter, PMOD/WRC, Switzerland, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.



SOLID First Annual Assembly, Oct 15-18 2013, LATMOS/CNRS, France  

October 15 - 18, 2013 the First Annual Meeting of SOLID was held at CNRS/LPC2E in Orleans, France.

Thank you all for your participation and contribution to this successful meeting. 

Please find here the final programme of the meeting and the WP2 workshop. 

The presentations given at the Annual Meeting can be found here. 



Alpbach Summer School July 2013

The topic of the annually held Alpbach Summer School in 2013 is "Space Weather: Science, Missions and Systems". The summer school will be held July 16-25 in Alpbach/Tyrol, Austria. Details can be found at 



DACA-13 June 2013

The project activities and first results of the SOLID project will be presented at the Davos Atmosphere and Cryonosphere Assembly 2013 (DACA-13), held in Davos, July 8-12, 2013.



European Geophysical Union 2013

The following sessions at the European Geophysical Union 2013 were successfully held April 12, 2013:

Contribution of Solar and Geomagnetic indices to Space Climate and Space Weather
Convener: Matthieu Kretzschmar, Co-Conveners: Michel Menvielle , Margit Haberreiter , Heather McCreadi

CL 2.7
Solar forcing and coupling mechanisms in the terrestrial atmosphere

Convener: Thierry Dudok de Wit Co-Conveners: Peter Preusse , Martin Kaufmann , Jean Lilensten , Franz-Josef Lübken

ST 1.5
Solar and stellar variability: what can we learn from a joint effort?
Convener: Gaël Cessateur Co-Conveners: Alexander Shapiro , Sami K. Solanki , N. A. Krivova , Matthieu Kretzschmar



TOSCA Sun2Climate School 2013

Impact of Solar Variability on the Earth's climate, Thessaloniki March 10-15, 2013