The links below provide ease of access to relevant resources. This includes published material concerning EnVision as well as more in-depth informative documents.

We also maintain a page with additional outreach and EnVision news.

Institutional / Space agencies press releases

Mission proposal documents

Livelink (restricted access)

Conferences and workshops – 2019

Vienna, Austria 7-12 April 2019 – EGU General Assembly 2019 – Open Session on Moon, Mars, Mercury, Venus as terrestrial planets

Niseko, Hokkaido, Japan May 31 -June 3, 2019 – International Venus Conference 2019 – The 74th Fujihara Seminar : Akatsuki Novel Development of Venus Science

Lisbon, Portugal 27-28 June, 2019 – S-SAIL – Solar System Atmospheres’ Investigation and exopLanets

Geneva, Switzerland 15–20 September 2019 – EPSC-DPS Joint Meeting 2019 – Session TP9/MIT5 on Venus Science and Exploration

Job opportunities

A PhD project is proposed in Paris by Jacques Laskar and EnVision Team member Nicolas Rambaux on modelling the rotation of Venus analogs, momentum exchanges between atmosphere and the solid body, in the context of the EnVision mission proposal – Application deadline : April 26, 2019 

A Postdoctoral research position in planetary plate tectonics is available at the University of Oslo with Tobias Rolf. Application deadline : 10 June 2019.

Selected publications

Auclair-Desrotour, P., Laskar, J., Mathis, S., and Correia, A.C.M., The rotation of planets hosting atmospheric tides: from Venus to habitable super-Earths, Astron. Astrophys. 603, A108, 2017.

Basilevsky A. and Head J. W., Geologic units on Venus : evidence for their global correlation,Planetary and Space Science 48, 75-111, 2000.

Dumoulin C.,Tobie G.,Verhoeven O., Rosenblatt P. and Rambaux N. Tidal constraints on the interior of Venus, Journal of Geophysical Research: Planets, pp. n/a-n/a. 2017

Dumoulin C., Cadek O. and Choblet G. Predicting surface dynamic topographies of stagnant lid planetary bodies, Geophysical Journal International, Vol. 195, pp. 1494-1508, 2013.

Konopliv A. S., Banerdt W. B. and Sjogren W. L. Venus Gravity : 180th Degree and Order Model, Icarus 139, 3 -18, 1999.

Marcq, E., Bertaux, J.-L., Montmessin, F. and Belyaev, D. Variations of sulphur dioxide at the cloud top of Venus’s dynamic atmosphere. Nature Geoscience, doi:10.1038/ngeo1650, 2013.

Smrekar, S. E., Stofan E. R., Mueller N., Treiman A., Elkins-Tanton L., Helbert J., Piccioni G. and Drossart P. Recent Hotspot Volcanism on Venus from VIRTIS Emissivity Data. Science 328, 605-608, 2010.