News and events


  • Seven male scientists in different ages 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.

  • Male researcher with glasses 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.

  • Visualisation of ESA's Solar Orbiter spacecraft flying by Venus 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.

  • polarized light from vibrating dust grains. 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.

  • colourful map of the CMB 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

  • Image of the Sun Joining the Solar Physics community Oct. 19, 2021 2:30 PM

    This autumn three young Ph.D.candidates started their work journey at RoCS - Rosseland Centre for Solar Physics. Michael Haahr from Denmark is one of them.

  • Image may contain: Font, Art, Slope, Graphics, Electric blue. Travelling the world to work with the Sun Sep. 15, 2021 12:16 PM

    - The Whole Sun Project, provides a unique opportunity for me to work and collaborate with experts from other European institutions, says the latest newcomer to RoCS. His name is Avijeet Prasad and he is a Postdoctoral Research Fellow.

  • Image may contain: Green, Light, Tableware, Font, Screenshot. A career change led him to RoCS Sep. 14, 2021 8:31 AM

    - Three years ago, I decided to become a software developer, says Wojciech Olejarz. And this spring he started working for RoCS - Rosseland Centre for Solar Physics.