Scientific and Technical Subcommittee: 2013 Fiftieth session
11-22 February 2013, Vienna, Austria

Technical Presentations

Tuesday, 12 February 2013
Summary of APRSAF-19: "Enriching the quality of life through innovative space programs"     A. Suzuki, Japan     
Mars Science Laboratory Mission and "Curiosity"     N. Warner, USA     
Russian Federation Practices of Space-based Remote Sensing Data Use in Emergencies Prognosis and Monitoring     I. Veselov, Russian Federation     
ESA debris mitigation activities in 2012     H. Klinkrad, ESA     
IAASS: Goals and Initiatives      C. Felix, IAASS     
Preserving the space environment collaboratively     D. Finkleman, IAASS     
Results of GEO and HEO monitoring by ISON network in 2012      V. Agapov, Russian Federation     
Space Debris Mitigation      G. Osinoviy, Ukraine     
Space weather application for navigation and radio communication in Indonesia      Jiyo, Indonesia     
CNES Space Debris Activities      F. Alby, France     

Wednesday, 13 February 2013
The Phoenix Project     D. Barnhart, USA     
Evolution of the Future LEO Debris Environment     H. Klinkrad, ESA/IADC     
Discussion about the Safety Issues of Space Nuclear Reactor Power System Ground Test     J. Xie     
Expansion of the United Nations/Japan Long-term Fellowship Programme on Nano-Satellite Technologies, hosted by the Kyushu Institute of Technology, Japan: Post-graduate study on Nano-Satellite Technologies (PNST)     M. Cho, Japan     
The Practical Uses and Application Status of Satellite Image in Korea: Focusing on KOMPSAT Series     K. Yeop, Republic of Korea     
ISPRS - Information from Imagery     O. Altan, ISPRS     
U.S. Space Debris Environment and Operational Updates     N. Johnson, USA     
Research by Ukraine of the near-Earth space     S. Moskalev, Ukriane     
Naro (KSLV-1): The First Korean Space Launch Vehicle     C.Young, Republic of Korea     
Space Weather: South Africa's abilities and capabilities     Z. Katamzi, South Africa     
MiniMax24 Observation Campaign     N. Gopalswamy, SCOSTEP     

Thursday, 14 February 2013
Report on the Workshop "Protection of Space Environment" held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on 12 December, 2012     Y. Takeuchi, Japan     
An ICAO for Space     P. Dempsey, IAASS     
Canada's 50 years in Space - Canadian Space Milestones     D Kendall, Canada     
RADAR Imaging Satellite (RISAT-1) of ISRO     V. Dadhwal, India     

Friday, 15 February 2013
Project QB50     J. Muylaert, Belgium     
Space Science Missions of China     J. Wu, China     
International Center for Space Weather Science and Education (ICSWSE) of Kyushu University     A. Yoshikawa, Japan     
ISWI Update     J. Davila, USA     
Solar Max     L. Guhathakurta, USA     
ICG and its Programme on GNSS applications     S. Gadimova, UNOOSA     
Presentation on GLONASS     A. Terekhov, Russian Federation     
NASA's Near-Earth Object Program Office and 2012 DA14     D. Yeomans, USA     
Mexico's participation in JEM-EUSO Mission     G. Tanco, Mexico     

Monday, 18 February 2013
Japan's Asteroid Missions Hayabusa and Hayabusa 2     M. Yoshikawa, Japan     
Working Group on Near Earth Objects
Report of the Action Team on Near-Earth Objects:Recommendations for an international response to a NEO threat     S. Camacho, Chair, Action Team on NEOs     
NEO Threat Detection and Warning: Plans for an International Asteroid Warning Network     T. Spahr, USA     
Mitigation of the NEO Impact Threat     L. Drube, Germany     
Recommendations of the Action Team on NEOs for an International Response to the Near-Earth Object Impact Threat     L. Johnson, USA & D. Koschny, ESA     
Flyby of 2012 DA14: Preliminary Results     USA     
Chelyabinsk Event 15 Feb 2013: Initial Preliminary Analysis     USA     

The Status of ESA's near-Earth object segment     D. Koschny, ESA     
Beidou Navigation Satellite System and International Activities     J. Lu, China     
The LARES mission: an example of a low cost-high science mission     E. Flamini, Italy     
Quasi-Zenith Satellite System     Japan     
Polish contribution to Copernicus Program     W. Lewandowski, Poland     

Tuesday, 19 February 2013
Aerospace Science and Technology Department: Contributions towards the Brazilian Space Program     E. Viegas Dalle Lucca, Brazil     
A proposal for a new Regional Centre for Space Science and Technology Education in East Asia and the Pacific     J. Weng, China     
Mars 2013     A. Rudolf, Austria     
25 Years of Indian Remote Sensing (IRS) Service     V. Dadhwal, India     
Q/V Band experimentation and use - Involvement of Digital Divide affected countries     G. Codispoti, Italy     
NOAA Meteorological Satellite Update     M. Mulholland, USA     
A New APRSAF initiative; Asian Beneficial Collaboration through Kibo Utilization: Kibo-ABC     K. Miyazaki, Japan     
Universal Access to the International Charter Space and major disasters     S. Hosford, France     

Tuesday, 19 February 2013
Developing Program of China's New Generation Earth Observation Data Grid for Public Service and Application System     H. Feng, China     
JAXA's Newest Earth Observation Satellite "SHIZUKU": Current status and future plans     M. Kato, Japan     
Disaster and emergency management: the contribution of the Italian Space System COSMO-SkyMed 5     F. Covello, Italy     
The Pioneer Mission of the Kavoshgar     R. Kalantari Nejad, Iran (Islamic Republic of)
The International Academy of Astronautics and its activities     O. Ventskovsky, IAA     
Desert Movement Predictor for Farmabooths: Two Earth Observation Based Applications for Pan-African Development     C. Johnson, ISU     
Dust Storms Monitoring: Prediction and Allocation of Sources     M. Abdulkareem, Iraq     
Enhancing Outreach of Earth Observation Products and Applications in India     V.Dadhwal, India     
Development Strategy of Early Warning System for Disasters in Mexico     E. Pacheco, Mexico     
Space Generation Congress 2012: Perspectives from university students and young professionals in the space sector     R. Laird, SGAC     

Tuesday, 19 February 2013
Activities of the Ecuadorian Spatial Institute     E. Lozano, Ecuador     
PSIPW 5th Award Winners and Latest Activities     A. Al Alshaikh, PSIPW
JSC - National Company "Kazakhstan Gharysh Sapary     M. R. Nurguzhin, Kazakhstan     
BRITE constellation: launch of the first Austrian nano-satellites     O. Koudelka, Austria     
Israel Space Agency: Vision, Objectives, Activities     D. Barok, Israel     
High Accuracy Satellite Navigation System of the Republic of Kazakhstan     M. Nurguzhin, Kazakhstan