physics and astronomy

An artist's rendering shows the twin Radiation Belt Storm Probes (RBSP) satellites in tandem orbit above the Earth

AR12: Continuing to explore

Van Allen Probes mission latest example of UI role in space research
juno artist drawing

Stellar collaboration

Figge Art Museum partners with UI Department of Physics and Astronomy on exhibit

Free solar talk, viewing session July 14

UI astronomy prof says the sun's activity will reach a peak over the next year
Portrait of Greg Howes, assistant professor of physics and astronomy in the UI College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

A place in the sun

Space plasma researcher draws federal funds, presidential honor