EISCAT _3D – The next generation European incoherent scatter radar system

    Facility/equipment: Equipment

    • Location

      Sodankylä

      Finland

    Description

    EISCAT_3D is the upgrade of the existing EISCAT (European Incoherent SCATter) facility, which provides state-of-the-art radar facilities for studies of atmospheric processes. These studies can help understanding the formation and evolution of our own, and other, solar systems.

    Type of research infrastructure

    • Equipment

    Fields of Science and Free Keywords

    • 115 Astronomy, Space science
    • 114 Physical sciences
    • 1171 Geosciences