Souvik Bose

Doctoral Research Fellow - Rosseland Centre for Solar Physics
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Other affiliations Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences (Student)

Academic interests

Radiative Transfer, Stellar Atmospheres, Spectropolarimetric inversions, Forward modeling, Spicules in the solar chromosphere and transition region, Long term evolution of the Solar Mean Magnetic field, Coupling of the Solar atmosphere- Photosphere to the Corona.

Courses taught

1. AST2210- Observational Astronomy

2. AST5210- Stellar Atmospheres I


Well versed in solar physics related instrumentation, master's thesis on: High Precision Full Stokes polarimetry of the sun as a star, Image processing, data analysis.


  • Ph.D. research fellow 
  • European Space Agency (ESA) Science Planner, IRIS team, Lockheed Martin.

Positions held

  • Visiting Research Fellow, Kiepenheuer Institut fur Sonnenphysik.
  • Master of Technology- Indian Institute of Astrophysics, Bangalore, India
  • Space Exploration Researcher, NASA Frontier Development Lab (FDL)
Tags: Astronomy and Astrophysics, Solar Physics, Spicules, Swedish Solar Telescope (SST), Solar Chromosphere, Solar Dynamics Observatory, IRIS


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  • Bose, Souvik (2020). Characterization of spicules in high resolution observations and simulations.
  • Bose, Souvik; de Jorge Henriques, Vasco Manuel; Joshi, Jayant & Rouppe van der Voort, Luc (2020). Characterization and formation of on-disk spicules in the Ca II K and Mg II k spectral lines (Corrigendum). Astronomy and Astrophysics (A & A).  ISSN 0004-6361.  637 . doi:
  • Bose, Souvik; de Jorge Henriques, Vasco Manuel; Joshi, Jayant & Rouppe van der Voort, Luc (2020). Rapid Downflows in the solar chromosphere.
  • Bose, Souvik (2019). Expanding the Capabilities of NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory.
  • Bose, Souvik (2019). How might we expand the capabilities of NASA’s Solar Dynamics Observatory using Machine Learning?.
  • Bose, Souvik; de Jorge Henriques, Vasco Manuel; Joshi, Jayant & Rouppe van der Voort, Luc (2019). Characterization and formation of Ca II K and Mg II k spectra of spicules.
  • Bose, Souvik (2018). Role of the background regimes towards the Solar Mean Magnetic Field (SMMF).
  • Bose, Souvik; Henriques, V. M. J.; Carlsson, Mats & Pereira, Tiago Mendes Domingos (2018). Semi-empirical model atmospheres for the upper chromosphere/lower transition region of a sunspot and its immediate surroundings.

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Published Dec. 18, 2017 10:33 AM - Last modified May 2, 2021 2:33 AM