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                    Table of Contents for Volume 1

                       of the MAGDAS Newsletter

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MAGDAS Newsletter - Vol. 1, No. 1

1.  Key Installations performed in the past 12 months.
2.  Current List of MAGDAS Stations.
3.  Rough strategy of MAGDAS (this year and next year).
4.  IHY Tokyo Workshop Final Report --- issued by
    the United Nations.  (Available in six languages.)
5.  Special Message from the PI of MAGDAS Project.


MAGDAS Newsletter - Vol. 1, No. 2

1.  Reminder from the MAGDAS PI (Professor Yumoto) about WHI.
2.  MAGDAS maintenance activities since last summer.
3.  A brief tutorial on how to power down MAGDAS I
    when it becomes necessary to turn the instrument off.


MAGDAS Newsletter - Vol. 1, No. 3

1.  "Space weather activities at SERC for IHY:  MAGDAS"
    (published paper by K. Yumoto.).
2.  List of participants (IHY Tokyo Workshop, June 2007).


MAGDAS Newsletter - Vol. 1, No. 4

1.  Dr Rabiu (IHY Organizer for Nigeria) comes
    to SERC for three months (mini sabbatical).
2.  IHY Tokyo Workshop group photos (Tokyo 1 and Tokyo 2).


MAGDAS Newsletter - Vol. 1, No. 5

----Two items from IHY Newsletter
1.  African Regional IHY School - Nov 10-22, 2008.
2.  Call for WHI Participants.


MAGDAS Newsletter - Vol. 1, No. 6

1.  "What is MAGDAS II ?".... comments from the editor.


MAGDAS Newsletter - Vol. 1, No. 7

----documents compiled by Dr Rabiu
0.  INTRODUCTION TO MAGDAS (two pages by Rabiu)
1.  MAGDAS project and its application for space weather (paper by Yumoto)
2.  Signature of UNBSS and IHY over Africa (map by Barbara Thompson)
3.  MAGDAS global deployment (map by Yumoto)
4.  MAGDAS Installation at Ilorin, Nigeria (report by Rabiu)
5.  MAGDAS Installation Proposal For Africa (summary by Maeda)
6.  Basic plan for MAGDAS sensor house (drawing by Yamazaki)
7.  Ilorin MAGDAS installation (newspaper article, Nigeria)


MAGDAS Newsletter - Vol. 1, No. 8

1.  Japan Geoscience Union Meeting 2008 (25-30 May 2008)
2.  AOGS 2008 - Busan, Korea.


MAGDAS Newsletter - Vol. 1, No. 9

1.  "PRELIMINARY RESULTS FROM THE MAGNETIC FIELD
    MEASUREMENTS USING MAGDAS AT ILORIN, NIGERIA"
    (paper by Rabiu et al.)


MAGDAS Newsletter - Vol. 1, No. 10

1.  Temperature drift problem of MAGDAS
    (illustrated with photos) ... comments from the editor.


MAGDAS Newsletter - Vol. 1, No. 11

1.  Discussion of temperature drift
    (Baylie Damtie and George Maeda.)


MAGDAS Newsletter - Vol. 1, No. 12

1.  Temperature drift study by Dr Roland Otadoy
    of San Carolos University, Cebu.


MAGDAS Newsletter - Vol. 1, No. 13

1.  Int'l Symposium:  Fifty Years after IGY
    (Nov 10-13, 2008, Tsukuba, Japan).
2.  Photo of Ms Gotou (SERC secretary)
    and Dr Rabiu (visiting scholar from Nigeria)
    sitting at Fukuoka Immigration Bureau.


MAGDAS Newsletter - Vol. 1, No. 14

1.  "IHY Activities in Japan"  (text by K. Yumoto)
2.  Station list of MAGDAS (from UN report)


MAGDAS Newsletter - Vol. 1, No. 15

1.  "AGS - African Geospace Society"
    (description by A.B. Rabiu)


MAGDAS Newsletter - Vol. 1, No. 16

1.  Announcement from the Physics Society
    of the Philippines (from Dr Roland Otadoy).


MAGDAS Newsletter - Vol. 1, No. 17

1.  Seven MAGDAS II units installed in Africa in one month!
2.  How do auroras form?  (article from Physics Today,
    July 2008).


MAGDAS Newsletter - Vol. 1, No. 18

1.  Final IHY report for Japan.
    (submitted to IHY Committee by Prof. K. Yumoto
    on 6 Nov 2008)


MAGDAS Newsletter - Vol. 1, No. 19

1.  Kyushu University Friendship Scholarship
    (web link is introduced).


MAGDAS Newsletter - Vol. 1, No. 20

1.  Yumoto/Shinohara/Maeda/Terada depart
    for "Egypt-Japan Geosciences Forum"
    at NRIAG in Cairo, Egypt.
2.  MAGDAS II installation at Aswan, Egypt.
3.  Invitation to SERC Christmas Party (Dec 26).
4.  Best wishes for the new year.


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