Solar Cycles

An Innovative Method to Characterize the Solar Cycle

Liang Zhao—University of Michigan scientist and recent HAO/LSV postdoc—has authored an Astrophysical Journal paper with co-authors Enrico Landi (University of Michigan) and Sarah Gibson (HAO/LSV).

Solar Maximum Mission Coronagraph

This will be the SMM instrument page.


Observing the Quiet Sun: A Weak Cycle Offers Opportunity for Expanding Solar Understanding

Observing the Quiet Sun

Since the dawn of the Space Age in the 1950s, solar maxima have coincided with strong upticks in sunspot activity but the current cycle, Cycle 24, which was expected to peak in Spring of 2013, has been unusually quiet.


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