Solar Terrestrial and Space Physics (STSP)

The group has a wide range of solar terrestrial interests:

  • Strong connections to Plasma Physics & Astrophysics
  • Solar activity: flares, CMEs, X-ray & radio
  • Space weather: Sun-Earth connections
  • Magnetosphere: substorms, currents, aurora
  • Ionosphere: radio reception, ionization changes
  • Neutral atmosphere: winds, coupling
  • Complex systems: connections, predictability
  • Space assets: FedSat, NASA & ESA spacecraft .. (STEREO spacecraft?)
  • Australia/NZ: IPS radio, TIGER radar, Newcastle magnetometers (Mileura Widefield Array?)
  • Antarctica: AAD magnetometers, cosmic rays, aurora