Solar Terrestrial Physics

The Solar Terrestrial Physics Research Programme (STP) at the Swedish Institute of Space Physics is now part of the Solar Terrestrial and Atmospheric Research (STAR) programme.

Solar terrestrial physics research

Picture of the Viking satellite Picture of the Astrid-1 satellite Picture of the Munin satellite
The first Swedish
satellite Viking
The first Swedish
microsatellite Astrid-1
The Swedish student
nanosatellite Munin

IRF conducts research into aspects of the sun, the solar corona and the space environment, including the solar wind's interaction with satellites, the Earth and its magnetosphere.


The objectives of the research are to: For questions regarding the research, contact Dr Johan Kero, kero*, tel. +46-980-79084.

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