Science and Operational Applications Research - ESA (SOAR-EU) Initiative

Announcement of Opportunity

Publication date: August 21, 2013

Closing date: October 31, 2013

The Canadian Space Agency (CSA) jointly with the European Space Agency (ESA) is pleased to publish this announcement of opportunity to conduct Sciences and Operational Application Research using imagery from RADARSAT-2 in conjunction with data from ESA Missions. The call is open to Principal Investigators from organizations duly registered in ESA Member States or Canada.

This announcement offers a unique opportunity for researchers to access multi-mission data to:

  • Lay the foundation for major scientific advances in the exploitation of Earth observation data
  • Further demonstrate the benefit of Synthetic Aperture Radar data for application development and demonstration
  • Preparation for future missions exploitation

The deadline to submit a proposal is October 31, 2013.

For more information on the SOAR-EU initiative, please visit the ESA web site.

SOAR Coordination Office
Canadian Space Agency
6767 Route de l'Aéroport
Saint-Hubert, Quebec J3Y 8Y9
Telephone: 450-926-6749
Fax: 450-926-4613
E-mail: SOAR-EU@asc-csa.gc.ca