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Published 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.

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Published 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.

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Published Sep. 8, 2021 12:58 PM

Two publications have been accepted for publication from RoCS in August. Doctoral Research Fellow Souvik Bose and Guest Researcher Daniel Nóbrega Siverio present their latest findings.

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Published Sep. 6, 2021 10:33 AM

The European Solar Physics Meeting (ESPM) is held this week with 635 participants and 413 talks. Associate professor Tiago Pereira at RoCS - Rosseland Centre for Solar Physics has the main responsibility for one of the largest Zoom meetings ever organized in solar physics.

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Published Aug. 23, 2021 2:30 PM

Every two years the Norwegian Research Council invites for research proposals through the Space Science Programme. This year a project from RoCS, with project leader Professor Luc Rouppe van der Voort, receives funding. 

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Published Aug. 20, 2021 1:30 PM

Nature Astronomy asked Adjunct Professor Guillaume Aulanier at RoCS - Rosseland Centre for Solar Physics to comment on the revival of an old theory in Solar Physics.

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Published Aug. 11, 2021 11:23 AM

A group of researchers is using artificial intelligence techniques to calibrate some of NASA’s images of the Sun, helping improve the data that scientists use for solar research. RoCS - Rosseland Centre for Solar Physics partakes in the research.

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Published July 9, 2021 1:38 PM

As one of nine Centres of Excellence (SFF) at the University of Oslo, RoCS - Rosseland Centre for Solar Physics, has become a thriving international hub with 48 employees from around the globe.

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Published July 8, 2021 7:52 AM

- The official starting date is the 1st of July and I'm very excited to get the project up and running, says Postdoctoral Fellow Petra Kohutova who received the grant from The Norwegian Research Council.

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Published June 2, 2021 1:42 PM

Space mission Solar Orbiter’s SoloHI instrument captures its first coronal mass ejection, which are important drivers of space weather. RoCS – Rosseland Centre for Solar Physics, UiO contributes in the space mission that makes it possible.

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Published May 11, 2021 1:43 PM

Many people start in astrophysics because of the beauty in trying to understand the mysteries of our universe. Myself (and maybe others?) because we like the beauty of using computers in challenging ways plus cool mathematics when applied to astrophysics, writes Maria Guadalupe Barios Sazo at RoCS - Rosseland Centre for Solar Physics. 

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Published 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.

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Published 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.

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Published Feb. 15, 2021 10:41 AM

The spacecraft Solar Orbiter has captured three of the four rocky planets  on video on it’s way to getting closer to the sun. Doctoral Research Fellow Aditi Bhatnagar at RoCS, UiO tells us more about it.

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Published Jan. 21, 2021 9:11 AM

Good talks,  good discussions and many participants logged on. RoCS - Rosseland Centre for Solar Physics are doing their first virtual workshop this week. Every afternoon for four days. 

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Published 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.