Postdoc position on Biophysics of Electroreception

A vacant postdoc position is available on the 'Biophysics of Electroreception' in Bristol, UK, in the framework of a European Research Council (ERC) program.

The position is in the group of (ElectroNet member) Professor Daniel Robert at the School of Biological Sciences, University of Bristol, funded for three years.
The project is entitled “mechanisms of electroreception in bees  and    other    terrestrial    animals”.

More info on the position can be found at

Atmospheric electricity session in the forthcoming EGU General Assembly


Dear CA15211 Action participants,

The European Geosciences Union General Assembly will take place in Vienna, Austria, 8-13 April 2018. We would like to draw your attention to the following session:

NH1.2/AS1.14/SSS13.43 Atmospheric Electricity, Thunderstorms, Lightning and their effects. The session is convened by our Action MC member Yoav Yair: Convener: Yoav Yair, Co-Conveners: Serge Soula, R.Giles Harrison, Colin Price, Y. Takahashi

We congratulate the MC member of our COST Action, Dr. Ilya Usoskin


Dr. Ilya G. Usoskin from University of Oulu, FInland, will be awarded the Julius Bartels Medal of the European Geosciences Union (EGU). This medal has been established by the Division on Solar-Terrestrial Sciences of EGU in recognition of the scientific achievement of Julius Bartels.
It is reserved for outstanding research in solar-terrestrial sciences. He will receive his prize at the EGU 2018 General Assembly, which will take place in Vienna on 8–13 April