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U-M alumni visited North Campus on Friday, August 9.

AOSS hosted a rocket launch workshop for alumni and their children. Check out the photos!

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Professor Gombosi wins AGU inaugural award

Tamas Gombosi

Professor Tamas Gombosi won the first American Geophysical Union’s (AGU) Space Weather and Nonlinear Waves and Processes Prize. Read more

Curiosity’s one year anniversary

Curiosity Rover

One year ago the Mars Science Laboratory (MSL) began the most complex entry, descent and landing (EDL) that NASA had ever attempted. Read more

AOSS welcomes four new faculty members

new faculty

Gretchen Keppel-Aleks, Sue Lepri, Eric Kort and Justin Kasper join the AOSS faculty. Read more

AOSS students chase tornadoes

tornado“It is one thing to learn about the logistics of a supercell through papers and reading, but to see the features of the storm in person gives you a true perspective of the beasts you are dealing with,” says Morgan Gorris, one of four students who traveled to Texas Tech for Tornado Camp.
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The solar car team's new vehicle

Solar CarIn June, the U-M Solar Car Team unveiled Generation, the new team vehicle. The big surprise: the driver position is asymmetrical.
Other differences from past solar cars include using four wheels instead of three, a wider field of vision for the driver and a larger driver compartment. Read more

AOSS alumnus earns highest honor from AGU

Alumnus Raymond Roble has earned the William Bowie Medal, the American Geophysical Union’s highest honor, for his pioneering research into Earth’s upper atmosphere. Read more

Professor Combi earns collegiate research professorship

Congratulations to Professor Mike Combi for earning the 2013 Collegiate Research Professorship from the U-M Office of the Vice President for Research (OVPR). More

Professor Flanner receives NSF CAREER award

The CAREER Program offers NSF’s most prestigious awards in support of junior faculty who exemplify the role of teacher-scholars through outstanding research, excellent education and the integration of education and research. More

AOSS researchers earn patent for apparatus

Professor Penner discusses climate change in the Detroit Free Press

AOSS scientists develop innovative method to characterize the solar cycle

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Alumni of the Year Lecture
Friday, October 4
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Nelson W. Spencer Lecture
Friday, November 1
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Reception for Dr. Gombosi
Thursday, November 21
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