EST NEWSLETTER

 

The EST consortium publishes a biannual newsletter to keep the solar physics community informed about the status of the project. If you are interested in receiving the latest news about he European Solar Telescope in your email inbox, sign up for it here.

 

Current issue

June 2020

  • EST Board of directors
  • Portugal in EST
  • Science Advisory Group Review Panel
  • Light distribution and instrument suite
  • EST Systems Specification
  • MCAO update
  • Call for Tenders for three main subsystems
  • EST Communication activities

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Previous issues 

Autumn 2019

  • Preferential EST site proposed
  • National Research Infrastructure status
  • PRE-EST project extension approved
  • The first year of SOLARNET
  • EST Science Requirement Document released
  • EST Project Office status
  • Upcoming call for tenders
  • Outreach activities

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Spring 2019

  • News on the EST Preparatory Phase
  • Portugal joins EAST
  • New projects: SOLARNET and ESCAPE
  • Update of the EST Science Requirement Document
  • EST Technical Advisory Group gets set up
  • Ongoing site characterization
  • Outreach activities

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Autumn 2017

  • New steps forward!
  • First European presentation of EST
  • EST workshop in Austria
  • Perspectives of Astrophysics in Germany
  • RoCS becomes a Centre of Excellence
  • Regional funding approved
  • ASTERICS project
  • Highlights of EAST board meeting
  • New ERC grants in Solar Physics
  • Stay tuned...

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Spring 2017

  • EST Preparatory Phase begins!
  • Status of the ongoing projects
  • SOLARNET, four years of success
  • Arctowski Medal
  • ERC grants in solar physics
  • Future legal form of EST
  • SOLARNET IV
  • GREST co-creation experience
  • EST scale model arrives at IAC
  • Stay tuned...

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Autumn 2016

  • Welcome to the EST Newsletter
  • EST chosen as a new ESFRI
  • New corporate EST website
  • Approved: the Preparatory Phase of EST
  • European solar physics community
  • SOLARNET Researcher Mobility Programme
  • Prototype IFU now at GREGOR
  • EST newcomers
  • EST scale model
  • SOLARNET IV meeting

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