Category: SPICA2014


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Social event

A group workshop meal will be held on Thursday 22nd May at Scheltema (, a venue located in Leiden city centre. The cost of this meal is included in the workshop registration fee. Information on the menu will be made available closer to the date of the workshop.

Venue and Accommodation

The SPICA workshop will be held at the Holiday Inn hotel, located approximately 2km from Leiden Centraal station.       Holiday Inn Hotel      Haagse Schouwweg 10, 2332 KG LEIDEN      PO box 9004, 2300 PA LEIDEN      The Netherlands, Europe A free shuttle bus operates from the station to the …

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Participants SPICA workshop, 21st – 23rd May


The workshop registration fee is 150 EUR and includes lunches and the workshop meal. Payment is arranged for major credit cards via Ogone payment service and European Merchant Services (EMS). If you have registered, please proceed to the “Payment form” below.   


SPICA workshop , 21st – 23rd May, Leiden, The Netherlands The slides for each talk can be accessed, in pdf form, by clicking on the talk title. Time Duration Topic Speaker WEDNESDAY 21st May Session 1: SPICA mission overview 09:15 15 min Welcome and logistics Huub RottgeringPeter Roelfsema 09:30 30 min SPICA in the era …

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Welcome to the European SPICA workshop

Workshop flyer Leiden, The Netherlands, 21st-23rd May  2014 The aim of this workshop is to explore the scientific opportunities presented by SPICA, the next generation far-infrared space mission. Herschel observed just the tip of the iceberg in terms of spectroscopic observations. The high sensitivity of SPICA provides an opportunity to go we well beyond this, …

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