News and events


  • forskere-med-september-publikasjoner RoCS scientists publications September 2020 Sep. 24, 2020 1:35 PM

    After summer break six RoCS publications have been accepted for publication. Luc Rouppe van der Voort, Jayant Joshi, Vasco M. J. Henriques, Henrik Eklund, Juan Camillo Guevara Gómez and Lars Frogner have had their articles published or accepted for publication.

  • bilde-9x740 Closer to the mystery of the sun Sep. 4, 2020 2:30 PM

    This summer, the space probe Solar Orbiter took the closest pictures ever taken of the sun. The images will help researchers understand the sun better. Professor Mats Carlsson at RoCS - Rosseland Center for Solar Physics, UiO, leads the Norwegian research group's work with Solar Orbiter.

  • interviews-renateismaelIkon They investigate the Universe through space telescopes and theoretical models Aug. 13, 2020 2:50 PM

    The Institute of Theoretical Astrophysics welcomes two new members of cosmology and extragalactic astronomy group. Ismael and Renate will create mocks of cosmological data, and explore alternative cosmological models.

  • apexpan1(1) Astronomy sets new records with revolutionary telescope May 14, 2020 3:20 PM

    The EU-funded design study of the world's largest sub-millimetre astronomical telescope is about to start. The work, led by the University of Oslo, includes a study to power the telescope by renewable energy.

  • interview_newcosmologists Cosmologists at work Mar. 5, 2020 12:33 PM

    At the Institute of Theoretical Astrophysics the number of researchers is growing tremendously. Get to know five brilliant astrophysicists, their research, ambitions and stories.


Researchers profile

  • chandrashekark_lr From guest researcher to Postdoctoral fellow Oct. 13, 2020 2:39 PM

    Chandrashekhar Kalogodu from India chose RoCS - Rosseland Centre for Solar Physics, University of Oslo, to be part of one of the leading groups in solar research.

  • _dsc9437 Working to improve images of the sun Sep. 22, 2020 1:51 PM

    Following up his Master thesis project this summer, Daniel Jakobsson is back at RoCS working at the SolarAlma project. His work stay is made possible by the Rosseland Visitor Program.

  • atul-mohan175x200 Studying Sun-like stars with the Sun as a template Sep. 14, 2020 8:37 AM

    A month before the national lockdown in March, Atul Mohan started working at the EMISSA project at RoCS, UiO, as a Postdoctoral Fellow.