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*PITHIA-NRF Trans-National Access (TNA) Open Call*
PITHIA-NRF <https://pithia-nrf.eu>(Plasmasphere Ionosphere Thermosphere
Integrated Research Environment and Access services: a Network of
Research Facilities) invites applications for access to a variety of the
*best **European**research facilities* (nodes) for studies and modelling
of physical processes acting in the Earth’s upper atmosphere, with
support from experts within the field. There are twelve nodes within
PITHIA-NRF all dedicated to investigating the plasmasphere, ionosphere
The access can be *physical access* (one-week visit with travel and
accommodation included) or *remote access* (one-month remote access with
weekly support). The available services or resources are limited, and a
competitive process is required following a defined procedure and
criteria for the selection of users.
Project opportunities and description of the nodes are available at the
We encourage any potential applicants to discuss with the relevant node
about the project before submitting their proposals. The TNA Support
Centre <mailto:email@example.com> at PITHIA-NRF can help establishing
contact points with the nodes.
This spring 2023 call is running from *15 January 2023* until *15
June**2023*. It is an *O**pen Call* and applications will be handled as
they arrive to streamline the timelines of the projects.
Access is provided for science projects to users from Academia, Small
and Medium Enterprises, Industry, and Public Organisations.
The application should be filled in and submitted using the online form
<https://pithia-nrf.eu/forms/tna-application-form-4>. After submission,
eligibility and feasibility checks will be performed followed by the
scientific evaluation. Follow the instructions at
TNA Support Centre: tna(a)pithia-nrf.eu
/EU Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation Programme Grant Agreement No
Dr. Ingemar Häggström
Leader of WP7: PITHIA-NRF Trans-national access