News Archive

Lisa Upton
August 3, 2016

Lisa is a Visiting Scientist at HAO and also is currently working for Space Systems Research Corporation. In the spring of 2017, Lisa will begin a NSF postdoctoral fellowship at HAO, working as a collaborator with the dynamo group. Lisa's current research goals are aimed at understanding the solar dynamo, solar cycle variability, and the impact on the Sun-Earth environment.

Ron Lull
July 28, 2016

On Wednesday, 27 July, a memorial service was held at the Mesa Lab for Vic Tisone. Vic’s family, friends, and colleagues walked through the breezeway onto the Mesa Lab's generously shaded tree plaza and the blazing-hot summer heat was suddenly forgotten.

July 21, 2016

HAO along with researchers from the Max Planck Institute for Solar System Research, The University of Göttingen, and NorthWest Research Associates have now shown that magnetic flux concentrations forming active regions on the sun emerge at a rate much slower than predicted by the prevailing current model.

Scott McIntosh
July 13, 2016

Director Scott McIntosh gave a NCAR Explorer Series Lecture detailing the anticipated great American eclipse of 2017. This lecture was recorded live and is now available to watch!

Tim Brown with STARE telescope
June 28, 2016

Former HAO Senior Scientist Tim Brown has received a prestigious award from the National Academy of Sciences for landmark research that he conducted while at NCAR in the 1990s and early 2000s.