Solar Physics Group

Our research goal of the is a coherent picture of the physics of the outer solar atmosphere. We work towards this goal through combining world-leading solar observing facilities and advanced numerical modelling to explore the Sun as a laboratory for fundamental astrophysical processes.

The group consists of five faculty members, a number of postdocs, PhD and masterstudents.


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Public outreach

On these pages you can learn more about the sun and our solar research. 

Available positions


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Research infrastructure

The Swedish 1m Solar Telescope (SST) is the world leading ground based solar telescope for high resolution studies of the solar atmosphere. Our group has an annual quota of 42 guaranteed observing days.