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International cooperation facilitates better overall preparedness for risks posed by space weather

International cooperation facilitates better overall preparedness for risks posed by space weather

A working group appointed by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has examined the influence of space storms on power grids from the perspectives of natural sciences, technology and society.

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Head of Group Ari Viljanen, tel. +358 29 539 4668, ari.viljanen@fmi.fi

Pulkkinen, A., E. Bernabeu, A. Thomson, A. Viljanen, R. Pirjola, et al., 2017: Geomagnetically induced currents: Science, engineering and applications readiness. Space Weather, 15, doi:10.1002/2016SW001501.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/2016SW001501

Boteler, D.H. and R.J. Pirjola, 2017: Modeling geomagnetically induced currents. Space Weather, 15, 258-276, doi:10.1002/2016SW001499.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/2016SW001499

 


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