News and events


  • shahinblack Scientists at RoCS contributes to cutting-edge research on waves in the lower solar atmosphere Jan. 6, 2021 9:19 AM

    Heating of the solar atmosphere (i.e., the chromosphere, the transition region, and the corona) has been a much-debated topic in solar physics for many decades. Seven researchers and scientists at RoCS - Rosseland Centre for Solar Physics, UiO, comes up with some answers in a worldwide cooperation.

  • shahin_jafarzadeh Unlocking the mysteries of the Solar Atmosphere Dec. 22, 2020 9:33 AM

    An article in Titan is dedicated a breakthrough work of the WaLSA international working group where Shahin Jafarzadeh from RoCS - Rosseland Centre of Solar Physics, UiO, take part.

  • 2012_025_AR_EN Solar Orbiter prepares for festive Venus flyby Dec. 17, 2020 4:39 PM

    Solar Orbiter is getting ready for the first of many gravity assist flybys of Venus on 27 December, to start bringing it closer to the Sun and tilting its orbit in order to observe our star from different perspectives.

  • beyondplanck_trygveicon BeyondPlanck lifts veil after veil on the early universe Nov. 18, 2020 11:05 AM

    This BeyondPlanck paper presents new images of polarized emission from astrophysical sky components using never before combined data sets with a brand new approach.

  • beyondplanck_eirikicon BeyondPlanck solves the calibration conundrum Nov. 17, 2020 10:54 AM

    Instrumental calibration is vital for the results of a CMB experiment to make sense. But how can we calibrate the instrument using measurements that we ideally need to calibrate the instrument to measure properly?


Researchers profile

  • anaactiveregioncropped Studying light bridges in the Sun Mar. 24, 2021 3:55 PM

    In the middle of the pandemic, Ana Belén Griñón Marín, moved from Stanford University to RoCS, UiO. She joined the team for her second postdoctoral position.

  • eruption_ohm An astronomer from Paris Mar. 1, 2021 8:45 AM

    - It did not take me a long time to accept the invitation to work with RoCS. I’ve always thought that the group was no less than world-leading in its field, says Guillaume Aulanier who newly joined the Centre of Excellence at UiO.

  • solar-telescope Looking forward to working with a Solar telescope Jan. 18, 2021 8:13 AM

    Aditi Bhatnagar found the move from India to RoCS - Rosseland Centre for Solar Physics to be swift. She has started her way to her Doctorate Degree.