The SafeSpace team has disseminated the Project results in scientific publications, as well as through presentations in Conferences and Workshops. Since the start of the Programme, there have been 11 publications in open access scientific journals, and 43 oral and poster presentations in Conferences, Seminars and Workshops worldwide. You can view all available material below.

Scientific Publications

2022

The “SafeSpace” database of ULF power spectral density and radial diffusion coefficients: dependencies and application to simulations

Christos Katsavrias, Afroditi Nasi, Ioannis A. Daglis, Sigiava Aminalragia-Giamini, Nourallah Dahmen, Constantinos Papadimitriou, Marina Georgiou, Antoine Brunet, and Sebastien Bourdarie (2022). The “SafeSpace” database of ULF power spectral density and radial diffusion coefficients: dependencies and application to simulations. Annales Geophysicae, 40, 379–393, 2022.
https://doi.org/10.5194/angeo-40-379-2022   –   View Published PDF

Radiation Belt Model Including Semi-Annual Variation and Solar Driving (Sentinel)

Christos Katsavrias, Sigiava Aminalragia-Giamini, Constantinos Papadimitriou, Ioannis A. Daglis, Ingmar Sandberg and Piers Jiggens (2022). Radiation Belt Model Including Semi-Annual Variation and Solar Driving (Sentinel). Space Weather, 20, e2021SW002936.
https://doi.org/10.1029/2021SW002936   –   View Published PDF

2021

Harmonization of RBSP and ARASE energetic electron measurements utilizing ESA radiation monitor data

Ingmar Sandberg, Piers Jiggens, Hugh D. Evans, Constantinos Papadimitriou, Sigiava Aminalragia-Giamini, Christos Katsavrias, Alexander J. Boyd, Thomas Paul O’Brien, Nana Higashio, Takefumi Mitani, Iku Shinohara, Yoshizumi Miyoshi, Daniel N. Baker and Ioannis A. Daglis (2021). Harmonization of RBSP and Arase energetic electron measurements utilizing ESA radiation monitor dataSpace Weather19, e2020SW002692.
https://doi.org/10.1029/2020SW002692   –   View Published PDF

Links of the Plasmapause With Other Boundary Layers of the Magnetosphere: Ionospheric Convection, Radiation Belt Boundaries, Auroral Oval

Pierrard V., Botek E., Ripoll J.-F., Thaller S. A., Moldwin M. B., Ruohoniemi M., Reeves G. (2021). Links of the Plasmapause With Other Boundary Layers of the Magnetosphere: Ionospheric Convection, Radiation Belt Boundaries, Auroral Oval. Front. Astron. Space Sci., 8:728531.
https://doi.org/10.3389/fspas.2021.728531   –   View Published PDF

Assessment of the Earth’s Cold Plasmatrough Modeling by Using Van Allen Probes/EMFISIS and Arase/PWE Electron Density Data

Botek, E., Pierrard, V., & Darrouzet, F. (2021). Assessment of the Earth’s cold plasmatrough modeling by using Van Allen Probes/EMFISIS and Arase/PWE electron density data. Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics, 126, e2021JA029737. DOI: 10.1029/2021JA029737.
https://orfeo.belnet.be/handle/internal/9675   –   View PDF

Observations and simulations of dropout events and flux decays in October 2013: Comparing MEO equatorial with LEO polar orbit

Pierrard, V., Ripoll, J.-F., Cunningham, G., Botek, E., Santolik, O., Thaller, S., et al. (2021). Observations and simulations of dropout events and flux decays in October 2013: Comparing MEO equatorial with LEO polar orbit. Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics, 126, e2020JA028850.

Improving Predictions of the 3D Dynamic Model of the Plasmasphere

Implementing the MULTI-VP coronal model in EUHFORIA: Test case results and comparisons with the WSA coronal model

On the semi-annual variation of relativistic electrons in the outer radiation belt

2020

Electron Dropout Events and Flux Enhancements Associated With Geomagnetic Storms Observed by PROBA‐V/Energetic Particle Telescope From 2013 to 2019

Pierrard, V., Botek, E., Ripoll, J.-F., & Cunningham, G. (2020). Electron dropout events and flux enhancements associated with geomagnetic storms observed by PROBA-V/Energetic Particle Telescope from 2013 to 2019. Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics, 125, e2020JA028487.

Dynamical Complexity of the 2015 St. Patrick’s Day Magnetic Storm at Swarm Altitudes Using Entropy Measures

Papadimitriou, C.; Balasis, G.; Boutsi, A.Z.; Daglis, I.A.; Giannakis, O.; Anastasiadis, A.; Michelis, P.D.; Consolini, G. (2020) Dynamical Complexity of the 2015 St. Patrick’s Day Magnetic Storm at Swarm Altitudes Using Entropy Measures. Entropy22, 574.
https://doi.org/10.3390/e22050574   –   View PDF
Oral Presentations

2022

Advanced Prediction of the Outer Van Allen Belt Dynamics and a Prototype Service: the H2020 SafeSpace project 

Daglis, I. A. and the SafeSpace Team: Advanced Prediction of the Outer Van Allen Belt Dynamics and a Prototype Service: the H2020 SafeSpace project , EGU General Assembly 2022, Vienna, Austria, 23–27 May 2022, EGU22-6518, https://doi.org/10.5194/egusphere-egu22-6518, 2022. 

Radial diffusion coefficients database in the framework of the SafeSpace project: A Machine Learning model and the application to radiation belt simulations

Daglis, I. A., Katsavrias, C., Aminalragia-Giamini, S., Nasi, A., Dahmen, N., Brunet, A., Bourdarie, S., and Papadimitriou, C.: Radial diffusion coefficients database in the framework of the SafeSpace project: A Machine Learning model and the application to radiation belt simulations, EGU General Assembly 2022, Vienna, Austria, 23–27 May 2022, EGU22-6555, https://doi.org/10.5194/egusphere-egu22-6555, 2022. 

On the Generation of Pi2 Pulsations due to Plasma Flow Patterns Around Magnetosheath Jets

Katsavrias, C., Raptis, S., Daglis, I., Karlsson, T., Georgiou, M., and Balasis, G.: On the Generation of Pi2 Pulsations due to Plasma Flow Patterns Around Magnetosheath Jets, EGU General Assembly 2022, Vienna, Austria, 23–27 May 2022, EGU22-5502, https://doi.org/10.5194/egusphere-egu22-5502, 2022. 

Radiation belt model including semi-annual variation and Solar driving (SENTINEL)

Aminalragia-Giamini, S., Katsavrias, C., Papadimitriou, C., Daglis, I., Sandberg, I., and Jiggens, P.: Radiation belt model including semi-annual variation and Solar driving (SENTINEL), EGU General Assembly 2022, Vienna, Austria, 23–27 May 2022, EGU22-9577, https://doi.org/10.5194/egusphere-egu22-9577, 2022. 

Coordinated observations of relativistic electron enhancements following the arrival of consecutive Corotating Interaction Regions

 Nasi, A., Daglis, I. A., Katsavrias, C., Sandberg, I., Li, W., Allison, H., Miyoshi, Y., Imajo, S., Mitani, T., Hori, T., Shprits, Y., Kasahara, S., Yokota, S., Keika, K., Shinohara, I., Matsuoka, A., and Kasahara, Y.: Coordinated observations of relativistic electron enhancements following the arrival of consecutive Corotating Interaction Regions, EGU General Assembly 2022, Vienna, Austria, 23–27 May 2022, EGU22-536, https://doi.org/10.5194/egusphere-egu22-536, 2022. 

SafeSpace: Making Space a Safer place for Europe’s assets

On Thursday, March 31st, 2022, Prof. Ioannis Daglis, participated in the Workshop “EU-funded R&I for Space Sciences” of DG Defense Industry and Space (DEFIS) of the European Commission, with a presentation on “SafeSpace: Making Space a Safer place for Europe’s assets”.

2021

Radial diffusion coefficients: a database and a machine learning model for use in radiation belt simulations

Ioannis A. Daglis, Christos Katsavrias, Sigiava Aminalragia-Giamini, Afroditi Nasi, Nour Dahmen, Antoine Brunet, Sebastien A. Bourdarie and Constantinos Papadimitriou. Radial diffusion coefficients: a database and a machine learning model for use in radiation belt simulations. AGU Fall Meeting 2021. SM22B-07

On the Generation of Pi2 Pulsations due to Plasma Flow Patterns Around Magnetosheath Jets

Christos Katsavrias, Savvas Raptis, Ioannis A. Daglis, Tomas Karlsson, Marina Georgiou and Georgios Balasis. On the Generation of Pi2 Pulsations due to Plasma Flow Patterns Around Magnetosheath Jets. AGU Fall Meeting 2021. (eLightning presentation) SH25G-33

Coordinated observations of the effect of consecutive HSS pulses on relativistic electron enhancement

Afroditi Nasi, Ioannis A. Daglis, Christos Katsavrias, Ingmar Sandberg, Wen Li, Yoshizumi Miyoshi, Shun Imajo, Takefumi Mitani, Tomoaki Hori, Satoshi Kasahara, Shoichiro Yokota, Kunihiro Keika, Iku Shinohara, Ayako Matsuoka and Yoshiya Kasahara. Coordinated observations of the effect of consecutive HSS pulses on relativistic electron enhancement. AGU Fall Meeting 2021. (eLightning presentation) SM25A-09 

Radiation belt model including semi-annual variation and Solar driving (SENTINEL)

Katsavrias, C., Aminalragia-Giamini, S.,  Papadimitriou, C., Daglis, I. A., Sandberg, I., Jiggens, P. Radiation belt model including semi-annual variation and Solar driving (SENTINEL). European Space Weather Week ESWW-17, 25-29 October 2021, Glasgow, Scotland (presentation). View Abstract Book

Using the Van Allen Probes/EMFISIS and Arase/PWE electron density data to improve the inner magnetosphere modelling

Botek, E., V. Pierrard, and F. Darrouzet, Using the Van Allen Probes/EMFISIS and Arase/PWE electron density data to improve the inner magnetosphere modelling. European Space Weather Week ESWW-17, 25-29 October 2021, Glasgow, Scotland (presentation). View Abstract Book

Coordinated observations of the effect of consecutive HSS pulses on relativistic electron enhancement 

Nasi, A., Daglis, I. A., Katsavrias, C., Sandberg, I., Li, W., Miyoshi, Y., Imajo, S., Mitani, T., Hori, T., Kasahara, S., Yokota, S., Keika, K., Shinohara, I., Matsuoka, A., and Kasahara, Y. Coordinated observations of the effect of consecutive HSS pulses on relativistic electron enhancement. European Space Weather Week ESWW-17, 25-29 October 2021, Glasgow, Scotland (presentation). View Abstract Book

Designing Radiation Belt Environmental Indicators for the safety of space assets

Daglis, I. A., Bourdarie, S., Rodriguez, J. C., Darrouzet, F., Lavraud, B., Poedts, S., Sandberg, I., Santolik, O. (invited talk). View Abstract Book

Acceleration and loss of relativistic electrons in the outer radiation belt: a delicate interplay between various mechanisms

Katsavrias, C., Li, W., Papadimitriou, C., Sandberg, I., Aminalragia Giamini, S., Daglis, I. A. (invited talk).
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On the statistics of radial diffusion coefficients and their application to simulations in the framework of the SafeSpace project

Katsavrias, C., Daglis, I. A., Nasi, A., Dahmen, N., Bourdarie, S., Brunet, A., Papadimitriou, C (presentation).
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On the Semi-Annual Variation of Relativistic Electrons in the Outer Radiation Belt

Katsavrias, C., Papadimitriou, C., Aminalragia Giamini, S., Daglis, I. A., Sandberg, I., Jiggens, P. (presentation). 
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Coordinated observations of the effect of consecutive high speed stream pulses on relativistic electron enhancement

Nasi, A., Daglis, I. A., Katsavrias, C., Sandberg, I., Li, W., Miyoshi, Y., Imajo, S., Mitani, T., Hori, T., Kasahara, S., Yokota, S., Keika, K., Shinohara, I., Matsuoka, A., Kasahara, Y. (presentation). View Abstract Book

Understanding and Forecasting the Sun-to-belts Connection

Ioannis A. Daglis, LASP Seminars, University of Colorado, 6 May 2021. 

Improving nowcasting and forecasting of the Sun-to-Belts space weather chain through the H2020 SafeSpace project

Daglis, I. A., Bourdarie, S., Cueto Rodriguez, J., Darrouzet, F., Lavraud, B., Poedts, S., Sandberg, I., and Santolik, O. and the SafeSpace Team: Improving nowcasting and forecasting of the Sun-to-Belts space weather chain through the H2020 SafeSpace project, EGU General Assembly 2021, online, 19–30 Apr 2021, EGU21-13466, https://doi.org/10.5194/egusphere-egu21-13466, 2021. 

Modeling the Sun – Earth propagation of solar disturbances for the H2020 SafeSpace project

Lavraud, B., Pinto, R., Kieokaew, R., Samara, E., Poedts, S., Génot, V., Rouillard, A., Brunet, A., Bourdarie, S., Grison, B., Soucek, J., and Daglis, Y.: Modeling the Sun – Earth propagation of solar disturbances for the H2020 SafeSpace project, EGU General Assembly 2021, online, 19–30 Apr 2021, EGU21-10796, https://doi.org/10.5194/egusphere-egu21-10796, 2021.

Radial diffusion coefficients database in the frame of SafeSpace project

Katsavrias, C., Daglis, I. A., Nasi, A., Papadimitriou, C., and Georgiou, M.: Radial diffusion coefficients database in the frame of SafeSpace project, EGU General Assembly 2021, online, 19–30 Apr 2021, EGU21-10563, https://doi.org/10.5194/egusphere-egu21-10563, 2021.

On the semi-annual variation of relativistic electrons in the outer radiation belt

Aminalragia-Giamini, S., Katsavrias, C., Papadimitriou, C., A. Daglis, I., Sandberg, I., and Jiggens, P.: On the semi-annual variation of relativistic electrons in the outer radiation belt, EGU General Assembly 2021, online, 19–30 Apr 2021, EGU21-13458, https://doi.org/10.5194/egusphere-egu21-13458, 2021.

Coordinated observations of relativistic electron enhancements following an HSS period 

Nasi, A., Daglis, I. A., Katsavrias, C., Sandberg, I., Li, W., Miyoshi, Y., Imajo, S., Mitani, T., Hori, T., Kasahara, S., Yokota, S., Keika, K., Shinohara, I., Matsuoka, A., and Kasahara, Y.: Coordinated observations of relativistic electron enhancements following an HSS period , EGU General Assembly 2021, online, 19–30 Apr 2021, EGU21-11753, https://doi.org/10.5194/egusphere-egu21-11753, 2021.

On the cause of relativistic electron acceleration and loss in the outer Van Allen belt

Christos Katsavrias: On the cause of relativistic electron acceleration and loss in the outer Van Allen belt , COSPAR Assembly 28 January – 4 February 2021, https://www.cospar-assembly.org/abstractcd/COSPAR-21/abstracts/D3.5-0037-21.pdf

Investigating the importance of wave-particle interactions for relativistic electron enhancements in the outer Van Allen belt

Ioannis A. Daglis: Investigating the importance of wave-particle interactions for relativistic electron enhancements in the outer Van Allen belt , COSPAR Assembly 28 January – 4 February 2021, https://www.cospar-assembly.org/abstractcd/COSPAR-21/abstracts/D3.5-0012-21.pdf

Safespace : Designing Radiation Belt Environmental Indicators for the safety of space assets

Ioannis A. Daglis: Designing Radiation Belt Environmental Indicators for the safety of space assets , COSPAR Assembly 28 January – 4 February 2021, https://www.cospar-assembly.org/abstractcd/COSPAR-21/abstracts/PSW.1-0005-21.pdf

Coupling the MULTI-VP model with EUHFORIA

Evangelia Samara: Coupling the MULTI-VP model with EUHFORIA, COSPAR Assembly 28 January – 4 February 2021. https://www.cospar-assembly.org/abstractcd/COSPAR-21/abstracts/D2.4-0013-21.pdf

2020

Horizon 2020 – Radiation Belt Environmental Indicators for the Safety of Space Assets (SafeSpace)

I.A. Daglis, ESA Space Weather Service Network Workshop, 12-14 Oct. 2020

Integration of BIRA Plasmasphere-Ionosphere model (BPIM) at VSWMC and discussion of future improvements in the context of ESA and European project

Edith Botek (BIRA-IASB), ESA Space Weather Service Network Workshop, 12-14 Oct. 2020

Identification of interplanetary parameter schemes which drive the variability of the magnetospheric radiation environment

Katsavrias, C., Nasi, A., Papadimitriou, C., Aminalragia-Giamini, S., Sandberg, I., Jiggens, P., and Daglis, I. A.: Identification of interplanetary parameter schemes which drive the variability of the magnetospheric radiation environment , EGU General Assembly 2020, Online, 4–8 May 2020, EGU2020-632, https://doi.org/10.5194/egusphere-egu2020-632, 2019

Real time physics-based solar wind forecasts for SafeSpace

Pinto, R., Kieokaew, R., Lavraud, B., Génot, V., Bouchemit, M., Rouillard, A., Poedts, S., Bourdarie, S., and Daglis, Y.: Real time physics-based solar wind forecasts for SafeSpace, EGU General Assembly 2020, Online, 4–8 May 2020, EGU2020-15245, https://doi.org/10.5194/egusphere-egu2020-15245, 2020

Coupling the MULTI-VP model with EUHFORIA

Samara, E., Magdalenic, J., Pinto, R. F., Jercic, V., Scolini, C., Rodriguez, L., and Poedts, S.: Coupling the MULTI-VP model with EUHFORIA, EGU General Assembly 2020, Online, 4–8 May 2020, EGU2020-966, https://doi.org/10.5194/egusphere-egu2020-966, 2019

Poster Presentations

2021

Designing Radiation Belt Environmental Indicators for the safety of space assets: a transition of powerful tools from research to operations (R2O) 

Ioannis A. Daglis, Sebastien Bourdarie, Stefaan Poedts, Ondrej Santolik, Fabien Darrouzet, Juan Cueto Rodriguez, Benoit Lavraud, Ingmar Sandberg, and The SafeSpace Project Team. Designing Radiation Belt Environmental Indicators for the safety of space assets: a transition of powerful tools from research to operations (R2O). AGU Fall Meeting 2021. SH45E-2410 

Modeling the propagation of solar disturbances to Earth for the EU H2020 SafeSpace project

Rungployphan Om Kieokaew, Rui Pinto, Benoit Lavraud, Antoine Brunet, Guillerme Bernoux, Evangelia Samara, Sebastien A. Bourdarie, Benjamin Grison, Jan Soucek and Ioannis A. Daglis. Modeling the propagation of solar disturbances to Earth for the EU H2020 SafeSpace project. AGU Fall Meeting 2021. SM45C-2296

On the Semi-Annual Variation of Relativistic Electrons in the Outer Radiation Belt

Christos Katsavrias, Constantinos Papadimitriou, Sigiava Aminalragia-Giamini, Ioannis A. Daglis, Ingmar Sandberg and Piers Jiggens. On the Semi-Annual Variation of Relativistic Electrons in the Outer Radiation Belt. AGU Fall Meeting 2021. SM25F-2056

Fast computation of wave-particle interaction diffusion coefficients for electron radiation belt modelling with a dynamic diffusion frame

Nour Dahmen, Angelica Sicard, Antoine Brunet, Ondrej Santolik, Viviane Pierrard, Edith Botek and Fabien Darrouzet. Fast computation of wave-particle interaction diffusion coefficients for electron radiation belt modelling with a dynamic diffusion frame. AGU Fall Meeting 2021. SM15B-1968

Association of relativistic electron enhancements with VLF/ULF wave activity and seed electrons

Afroditi Nasi, Ioannis A. Daglis, Christos Katsavrias and Wen Li. Association of relativistic electron enhancements with VLF/ULF wave activity and seed electrons. AGU Fall Meeting 2021. SM35D-2000

 

Designing Radiation Belt Environmental Indicators for the safety of space assets 

Ioannis A. Daglis, Sebastien Bourdarie, Stefaan Poedts, Ondrej Santolik, Fabien Darrouzet, Juan Cueto Rodriguez, Benoit Lavraud, Ingmar Sandberg, Georgios Balasis, Christos Katsavrias, Afroditi Nasi, Omiros Giannakis, Marina Georgiou, Eleftheria Mitsakou, Fiori-Anastasia Metallinou, Konstantina Moutsouroufi, Antoine Brunet, Nour Dahmen, Nour Dahmen, Vincent Maget, Evangelia Samara, Benjamin Grison, Ivana Kolmasova, Viviane Pierrard, Edith Botek, Johan De Keyser, Ion Bueno, Gaizka Eiguren Arza, Rui Pinto, Vincent Génot, Rungployphan Kieokaew, Constantinos Papadimitriou, Sigiava A. Giamini and Zafar Iqbal. Designing Radiation Belt Environmental Indicators for the safety of space assets. European Space Weather Week ESWW-17, 25-29 October 2021, Glasgow, Scotland. View Abstract Book

Forecasting nascent solar wind flows from source to the interplanetary medium for the H2020 SafeSpace project

Rui Pinto, Rungployphan Kieokaew, Benoît Lavraud, Vincent Génot, Alexis Rouillard, Evangelia Samara, Stefaan Poedts, Antoine Brunet, Sébastien Bourdarie, and Ioannis Daglis. Forecasting nascent solar wind flows from source to the interplanetary medium for the H2020 SafeSpace project. European Space Weather Week ESWW-17, 25-29 October 2021, Glasgow, Scotland. View Abstract Book

On the Interplanetary Parameter Schemes Which Drive the Variability of the Source/Seed Electron Population at GEO

Christos Katsavrias, Sigiava Aminalragia-Giamini, Constantinos Papadimitriou, Ingmar Sandberg, Piers Jiggens, Ioannis A. Daglis and Hugh Evans. On the Interplanetary Parameter Schemes Which Drive the Variability of the Source/Seed Electron Population at GEO. European Space Weather Week ESWW-17, 25-29 October 2021, Glasgow, Scotland. View Abstract Book

Association of relativistic electron enhancements with VLF/ULF wave activity and seed electrons

Nasi, A., Daglis, I. A., Katsavrias, C., Li, W. Association of relativistic electron enhancements with VLF/ULF wave activity and seed electrons. European Space Weather Week ESWW-17, 25-29 October 2021, Glasgow, Scotland. View Abstract Book

Association of relativistic electron enhancements with VLF/ULF wave activity and seed electrons

Nasi, A., Daglis, I. A., Katsavrias, C., Li, W. (PH-4).

Association of relativistic electron enhancements with chorus waves and seed electrons

Daglis, I. A., Nasi, A., Katsavrias, C., Li, W. View Abstract Book

2020

Association of chorus waves and source/seed electrons with the enhancement of relativistic electrons in the outer Van Allen belt

Nasi, A., Daglis, I. A., Katsavrias, C., and Li, W.: Association of chorus waves and source/seed electrons with the enhancement of relativistic electrons in the outer Van Allen belt, EGU General Assembly 2020, Online, 4–8 May 2020, EGU2020-1014, https://doi.org/10.5194/egusphere-egu2020-1014, 2019