News & Events

News & Events

HAO News

Dr. Tanausú del Pino Alemán
July 24, 2018

Dr. Tanausú del Pino Alemán (Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias, Tenerife, Spain) has been awarded the 2018 ESPD Early Career Researcher Prize for his ground breaking contributions in the field of theoretical solar spectropolarimetry.

Dr. Delores J. Knipp
July 24, 2018

As part of their yearly awards and honors program, the American Meteorological Society (AMS) has recognized Dr. Delores J. Knipp as a Fellow. To qualify as a Fellow, one has to make outstanding contributions to the atmospheric or related oceanic or hydrologic sciences or their applications during a substantial period of years.

HiWIND team, Kiruna, Sweden
June 29, 2018

Finally, after repeated postponements due to unfavorable weather conditions, HiWind launched from Esrange Space Center, Kiruna, Sweden, on Sunday, 24 June. The HiWIND team arrived early May 2018. During May, they assembled the gondola and mounted numerous specialized instrumentation in preparation for a June launch.



Determining the state of the corona prior to coronal mass ejections (CMEs) is crucial to understanding and ultimately predicting solar eruptions.

July 20, 2016

The Sun Today is a single-page website dedicated to displaying the most recent movies from MLSO and other solar instruments. It is designed to display best on an HD display, but will scale properly for mobile devices. Set it as your home page and learn more about...The Sun Today!

December 22, 2014

The Solar Maximum Mission (SMM) satellite was launched in 1980 aboard a NASA Delta rocket. Among SMM's primary science objectives was the study of the dynamics of solar flares and the study of solar magnetic fields associated with the flare phenomenon.

Table of Events

Date Speaker Title
08/15/2018 - 2:00pm Savage, Sabrina HAO Colloquium - Sabrina Savage, MSFC
08/22/2018 - 2:00pm Ugarte Urra, Ignacio HAO Colloquium - Ignacio Ugarte Urra, Naval Research Lab
08/29/2018 - 2:00pm Chamberlin , Phil HAO Colloquium - Phil Chamberlin, CU LASP
09/05/2018 - 2:00pm Vourlidas, Angelos HAO Colloquium - Angelos Vourlidas, JHUAPL
09/12/2018 - 2:00pm Arge, Nick HAO Colloquium - Nick Arge, NASA GSFC
09/19/2018 - 2:00pm Mlynczak, Marty HAO Colloquium - Marty Mlynczak, NASA
09/26/2018 - 2:00pm HAO Colloquium -
10/03/2018 - 2:00pm HAO Colloquium -
10/10/2018 - 2:00pm Borovsky, Joe HAO Colloquium - Joe Borovsky, Space Science Institute
10/17/2018 - 2:00pm Thiemann, Ed HAO Colloquium - Ed Thiemann, CU/LASP