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Alaska Science Forum: Fire on the mountain near the Yukon River

...studied them around the world, including Healy. Interested in the Windfall Mountain Fire, the professor at UAF's Geophysical Institute encouraged graduate student Christine Waigl and undergraduate intern Kristen Stilson to review satellite images...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-10-10/alaska-science-forum-fire-mountain-n
Outdoors
New Alaska FAA chief focused on safety

...from the state, has helped push it to the front of the group.The Legislature appropriated $5 million to UAF's Geophysical Institute in fiscal year 2012 to advance UAS testing. With continued state support, he wants to do whatever the FAA's...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-09-05/new-alaska-faa-chief-focused-safety
State
Unmanned aircraft industry takes off in Alaska

...Aleutian Islands in the spring of 2012 in conjunction with University of Alaska Fairbanks researchers at the UAF's Geophysical Institute, which has become a leading research center for unmanned aircraft development.By hovering a small, quad-copter...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-11-26/unmanned-aircraft-industry-takes-alaska
State
State university system plans strategy for federal budget cuts

...will have its funding from the U.S. Geological Survey cut in half on June 1, costing the organization at UAF's Geophysical Institute $500,000.AVO Coordinating Scientist Jeff Freymueller said that will result in lost funding for about 10...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-05-27/state-university-system-plans-strategy-
State | Local
Rocket launches to study aurora winds

...quantify those winds," said Greg Walker, manager at the Poker Flat Research Range, which is operated by UAF's Geophysical Institute under contract with NASA. The rockets will be launched within minutes of each other and will go to the ionosphere...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/022403/sta_rockets.shtml
News
Auroral show due, but clouds may spoil view

...takes two or three days for the particles to get to the Earth,'' said Roger Smith, interim director at UAF's Geophysical Institute. ``Once they get there, they start to cause disturbances of the magnetic field.'' Scientists predicted...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/090199/Loc_aurora.html
Local
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...takes two or three days for the particles to get to the Earth,'' said Roger Smith, interim director at UAF's Geophysical Institute. ``Once they get there, they start to cause disturbances of the magnetic field.'' Scientists predicted...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/090199/Loc_aurora.shtml
State Briefs

...71, became director of the International Arctic Research Center in 1999. Before that, he was director of UAF's Geophysical Institute for 13 years. Akasofu came to Alaska from Japan in 1958 to study space physics. His greatest discovery in...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/121101/sta_briefs.shtml
News
Trip north provides lesson for wreckage search team

...the plane, including a 1990 probe of the sea near the Inupiat village of Oliktok. Stone, a professor at UAF's Geophysical Institute, participated in that search. Stone said he had been looking at the search as a technical problem to be solved...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/082299/Loc_search.html
Local
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...the plane, including a 1990 probe of the sea near the Inupiat village of Oliktok. Stone, a professor at UAF's Geophysical Institute, participated in that search. Stone said he had been looking at the search as a technical problem to be solved...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/082299/Loc_search.shtml

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