Space Weather Awareness Training Network

Space Weather Awareness Training Network (SWATNet) is a project funded by the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under the Marie Skłodowska-Curie grant agreement No 955620.

This Marie Skłodowska-Curie Innovative Training Network (MSCA ITN) establishes a unique PhD network in the field of heliosphysics to train Early Career Researchers (ESRs) with joint or double degrees . The project aims at breakthroughs in our physical understanding of key agents of Space Weather at Earth.

The Consortium consists of nine Parties from eight European countries (Finland, Greece, Hungary, Belgium, UK, Italy, Poland and Portugal), as well as several recognized companies in the field.

12 PhD theses

SWATNet educates 12 PhD students in the field of heliosphysics with training by experienced supervisors in highly international research environments

Transferable skills

Students will achieve a set of versatile transferable skills through day-to-day research work and training with our industry partners

Top Science

Student projects focus on analysing and forecasting solar activity and space weather with cutting-edge and interdisciplinary research techniques