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James Waters

Name: James Waters Title: Postgraduate Researcher (visiting from the University of Southampton) Email: j.waters@soton.ac.uk or jwaters@cp.dias.ie Address: Space Environment Physics Group, Physics and Astronomy, Building 46, Highfield Campus, University of Southampton, Southampton, Hampshire, SO17 1BJ, United Kingdom Research… Read More

Seán McEntee

Name: Seán McEntee Title: PhD Student Email: mcentees@cp.dias.ie Address: DIAS Dunsink Observatory, Dunsink Lane, Castleknock, Dublin 15, D15 XR2R, Ireland. Biographical Sketch: Seán obtained a BA in Physics & Astrophysics from Trinity College Dublin in 2020. He subsequently… Read More

Alexandra Fogg

Name: Dr Alexandra R Fogg Title: Postdoctoral Researcher Email: arfogg@cp.dias.ie Address: DIAS Dunsink Observatory, Dunsink Lane, Castleknock, Dublin 15, D15 XR2R, Ireland. Research Interests: Solar Wind – Magnetosphere – Ionosphere Coupling at Earth Observations of solar wind driving of Auroral Kilometric Radiation… Read More

Dale Weigt

Name: Dale Weigt Title: Postgraduate Researcher (visiting from the University of Southampton) Email: D.M.Weigt@soton.ac.uk or weigt@cp.dias.ie Address: DIAS Dunsink Observatory, Dunsink Lane, Castleknock, Dublin 15, D15 XR2R, Ireland. Research Interests Studies of X-ray auroral emissions: Multi-wavelength (including comparisons with radio,… Read More

Corentin Louis

Research Interests: Studies of auroral radio emissions: Multi-spectral (radio, UV, charged particle) and multi-instrument analysis, both remote and in-situ Simulations and modelling of global radio emissions and comparisons with observations Theoretical work on the emission mechanism Biographical Sketch: … Read More

PhD Studentship: Planetary Magnetospheres

A PhD position is available at the Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies (DIAS) in the Astronomy and Astrophysics Section. This post will be part of a Space Science and Planetary Magnetospheres team led by Dr Caitriona Jackman and… Read More

DIAS end-of-year statement highlights creativity of researchers during Covid-19 pandemic

The creative ways researchers adapted to life during Covid-19 are being highlighted by the Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies (DIAS) in an end-of-year statement today. From theoretical physicists solving equations on outdoor blackboards to astronomers building telescopes in… Read More

2021-01-26, 15:00: Dr. Bin Chen (NJIT)

Dr. Bin Chen New Jersey Institute of Technology, USA Solar Flare Energy Release: New Insights from Recent Radio Observations Abstract: Solar flares involve the catastrophic release of magnetic energy through magnetic reconnection. Solar flares are also highly efficient… Read More

2021-01-13, 15:00: Dr. Frank Eisenhauer (MPE)

Dr. Frank Eisenhauer Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik, Germany GRAVITY+: All Sky, High Contrast, Milli-Arcsecond Optical Interferometric Imaging and Spectroscopy Abstract: GRAVITY and the VLTI have transformed high angular resolution astronomy  with groundbreaking results on the Galactic Center, active galactic… Read More

‘Reach for the Stars’ – DIAS’s Astrophotography Competition

The Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies is delighted to invite entries for the inaugural ‘Reach for the Stars’ astrophotography competition. We are looking for the best astro-photographs taken in Ireland over the period 1st January 2020 to 31st… Read More