Past Public Events and Outreach
Past Outreach Activities
List of departmental activities in the academic year of 2014-2015
List of departmental activities in the academic year of 2013-2014
List of departmental Outreach Activities for 2008-2013
Solar Physics - Outreach
Along with colleagues from the Universities of Cambridge (Dr. H.E. Mason) and St. Andrews (Dr. K. Galsgaard) and the Rutherford Appleton Laboratory (Dr.C.D. Pike), the Solar Physics Group has been successful in obtaining a grant from PPARC to produce a multi-media, educational CD-ROM.
SunTrek follows closely the National Curriculum with each topic being introduced by a young solar scientist.
Follow this link to the Suntrek site
In December 2000, RWW was awarded the title of Scientist for the New Century by the Royal Institution of Great Britain for his prize winning public lecture.
Feedback On Previous Outreach
We have received a great deal of complimentary feedback on our outreach activities.
General feedback on our outreach activities can be found here.
Feedback we have received on our Alston Observatory oureach activities is also available here.
Over the past few years, a number of Summer interns have worked with the Galactic Dynamics group. Profiles of the interns, the work they conducted and what they aspire to do in the future are available here.
Header Image : Simulated Nanoparticle (Marco Pinna, Joe Smerdon), Solar disk with SDO (NASA UClan SDO archive), V838 Monocerotis (NASA/STScl), NGC7424 (Gemini Observatory), M74 (NASA Hubble Space Telescope) NASA,and ESA ; and solar plume courtesy of SOHO /EIT consortium
Author: DS Brown, Last Updated: 12 September 2015, 15:30