Norwegian version of this page

News

Visiting Atlas, one of the two main detectors in the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) at CERN
Published Nov. 15, 2022 1:46 PM

He did his research at CERN, Geneva, within beam and accelerator physics. Now Sondre Vik Furuseth, Postdoctoral fellow at RoCS, will use his knowledge to attempt simulating the whole Sun. 

Young person making a jump
Published Nov. 2, 2022 11:28 AM

- RoCS’s ties to St Andrews solar group was a bonus, says Georg Cherry who did her master's there. Now she is a Doctoral Research Fellow at RoCS.

Image may contain: Amber, Astronomical object, Circle, Sun, Science.
Published Oct. 13, 2022 1:40 PM

See the new close up photos of the Sun from Solar Orbiter. The images shows the progress of the ESA/NASA spacecraft as it heads inwards on its voyage of discovery. 

Dancing Northern lights seen at Sognsvann
Published Oct. 5, 2022 12:11 PM

The photos of the dancing aurora borealis were captured this week at Sognsvann by Aditi Bhatnagar. Aditi is a Doctoral Research Fellow at RoCS - Rosseland Centre for Solar Physics.

Image may contain: Necklace, Face, Skin, Head, Lip.
Published June 29, 2022 2:30 PM

A further paper has been accepted for publication from RoCS - Rosseland Centre for Solar Physics. Postdoctoral Fellow Maryam Saberi presents her paper. 

Young man with glasses
Published May 19, 2022 7:05 AM

The International Astronomical Union has awarded Souvik Bose the best PhD Prize 2021 within the “Sun and Heliosphere” division. 120 Ph.D. theses were submitted for the award consideration. Bose did his doctoral studies at the Rosseland Centre for Solar Physics, Institute of Theoretical Astrophysics, UiO.

Three scientist with new papers
Published Apr. 19, 2022 12:08 PM

Three new papers has been accepted for publication from RoCS - Rosseland Centre for Solar Physics. Postdoctoral Fellow Avijeet Prasad, Postdoctoral Fellow Nancy Narang and guest researcher Jayant Joshi present their latest findings.

Solar flare
Published Feb. 18, 2022 11:42 AM

The image taken by the spacecraft Solar Orbiter 15th of February is the largest solar prominence eruption ever observed in a single image together with the full solar disc. It extended millions of kilometres into space.   

Tree employees: one woman and two men
Published Feb. 15, 2022 1:33 PM

Three publications have been accepted for publication from RoCS autumn 2021 - early winter 2022 . Doctoral Research Fellow Helle Bakke, masterstudent Bruce Chappell and guest researcher Vasco Manuel de Jorge Henriques present their latest findings.

Solar flares
Published Feb. 14, 2022 11:13 AM

Finally it's settled! NASA and RoCS - Rosseland Centre for Solar Physics will work on a new solar project to better understand the Earth-Sun environment. 

Image may contain: Amber, Rectangle, Wood, Tints and shades, Flooring.
Published Jan. 26, 2022 9:38 AM

- We have found the largest resonant oscillations detected in an intense sunspot, says Dr. Shahin Jafarzadeh, guest researcher at RoCS and part of the WaLSA international team behind the research. The results were published 25th of January in Nature Communications.

Illustration of the spacecraft Solar Orbiter in front of the Sun
Published Dec. 15, 2021 12:44 PM

Today sees the publication of a wealth of results from the spacecraft’s cruise phase. That's not bad for a mission yet to have entered its main science phase. RoCS - Rosseland Centre for Solar Physics is part of the mission.

Spacecraft Solar Orbiter
Published Nov. 29, 2021 9:20 AM

The flyby on 27 November went well and placed Solar Orbiter onto the correct orbit for its science phase to begin. RoCS - Rosseland Centre for Solar Physics, UiO, takes part in the mission. 

Innerst i Trollfjorden med Hurtigruten
Published Nov. 24, 2021 12:13 PM

Tired of zoom meetings and home office, RoCS PhD student Rebecca Robinson arranged herself a job on the Hurtigruten as an Expedition Lecturer. The lectures on the Sun and the Northern Lights are part of the doctoral degree at the Department of Theoretical Astrophysics.

Tree employees: one woman and two men
Published Nov. 3, 2021 3:07 PM

Four publications have been accepted for publication from RoCS in October. Researcher Henrik Eklund and Postdoctoral Fellows Ana Belén Griñón Marin and Atul Mohan present their latest findings.