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In a Class of Their Own

In a Class of Their Own

Steve Frolking and Roy Torbert have been elected to the 2021 Class of Fellows of the American Geophysical Union.  Read More

Recent Stories

  • ocean ice floe
    - $3.8 Million For Climate Change, Snow Depth and Space Research
    Three researchers from UNH’s Institute for the Study of Earth, Oceans and Space have received grants from different government agencies totaling over $3.8 million. The projects... Read More
  • Evening sky with crescent moon.
    - The Air Up There
    NASA's latest mission to explore two unusual atmospheric phenomena will tap UNH faculty and student expertise.  Read More
  • Image of Earth's magnetic field and solar flare from nearby sun.
    - Current Events
    Researchers are using artificial intelligence and student-built magnetometers to improve space weather forecasting and prepare for power outages those storms cause. Read More
  • Banafsheh Ferdousi
    - Stormy Weather
    Banafsheh Ferdousi, a research scientist in the UNH Space Science Center, has received $800,000 from NASA to study space weather that impacts our technology. Read More
  • Nada Al-Haddad
    - Brighter Days Ahead
    Nada Al-Haddad, a research assistant professor in the UNH Space Science Center, has been awarded a prestigious four-year, $690,000 NASA grant to support her solar-based research... Read More
  • Drone image of research tower in forest in autumn
    - Excellence in Citations
    Forty-one current and emeritus UNH researchers are among the world's 100,000 most cited, according to a new study. Read More
  • Igniting a Spark for Space Science
    - Igniting a Spark for Space Science
    UNH research professor Charles Smith for the 2020 AGU Carrington Award for excellence in space physics outreach. Read More
  • Northern Lights dance across the night sky
    - Night Life
    Researchers have received a new NASA grant to study geomagnetic storms on the night side of the Earth. Read More
  • Image of sun with solar wind
    - Solar Explorers
    NASA has selected two teams featuring UNH researchers for its new heliophysics mission concept studies.  Read More
  • neutron star merger
    - UNH Researchers Join National Physics Frontier Center
    Researchers at the University of New Hampshire were selected to join a newly formed Network for Neutrinos, Nuclear Astrophysics, and Symmetries Physics Frontier Center (PFC)... Read More