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HamSCI Festivals of Eclipse Ionospheric Science






The HamSCI Festivals of Eclipse Ionospheric Science will occur October 14, 2023 and April 8, 2024 during spectacular North American solar eclipses.

​The Festivals will consist of multiple events, each with a goal of increasing our understanding of sun-ionosphere-earth relationships.

​Participants will include volunteer amateur radio operators, short wave listeners and science researchers from multiple US universities.

HamSCI FoEIS Contests (Non-WARC Bands, 6-160 meters)

  • The Solar Eclipse QSO Party (SEQP) using CW, FT4/8, SSB and other digital modes
  • The Gladstone Signal Spotting Challenge (GSSC) using CW, WSPR and FST4W modes
  • The HamSCI FoEIS Contest Info Page has all of the details

HamSCI FoEIS Research Events (40, 75 and 160 meters)

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