ISWI Newsletter - Vol.3 No.73
25 July 2011

Dear ISWI Participant:

On behalf of Prof. K. Yumoto (PI of the MAGDAS Project), I am pleased to announce the completion of three new MAGDAS sites:

  1. CAN. Canberra, Australia.
  2. ICA. Ica, Peru. (Photos will be sent in a future newsletter.)
  3. HVD. Khovd, Mongolia. (Photos are attached as pdf.)

The Project wishes to thank the following parties for their generous help and support:

  1. CAN. Canberra, Australia.
    1. Mr Bill Roberts, ANU (Australian National University)
    2. Dr Richard Marshall, IPS, Bureau of Meteorology, Australia.
  2. ICA. Ica, Peru.
    1. Dr Jose Ishitsuka, Institute Geophysics Peru (IGP).
    2. Mr Edwin Choque, ditto place.
    3. other members of IGP.
  3. HVD. Khovd, Mongolia
    1. Dr U. Sukhbaatar, Director of RCAG, Mongolian Academy of Sciences
      visible on the last page of the attached pdf.
    2. Dr S. Demberel, Scientific Secretary of the same place.
    3. other members of RCAG.

This newsletter would like to circulate the news of your new instrument installations as part of ISWI.. Please send your reports to the Editor of ISWI Newsletter (maeda[at] Each report should be in pdf and should contain lots of photos because text-only is deadly dull.

Faithfully yours even in this sultry weather,
George Maeda
Editor of ISWI Newsletter
Hakozaki Campus, Kyushu University, Japan.


(1) Installation of MAGDAS 9 at Khovd, Mongolia (Installation time: Week of 18 July 2011), 1.5 MB pdf, 6 pages, (click )

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