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UAH has role in neutron spectrometer being tested for manned spaceflight

Written by Jim Steele

The detector and electronics in a new neutron spectrometer that’s being tested in space to monitor radiation for future manned NASA space missions were built and tested at the National Space Science and Technology Center (NSSTC) at …


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UAH collaboration with NASA has ‘changed the textbooks’

If it weren’t for the unique and decades-long collaboration between NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center (MSFC) and UAH, Dr. Michael Brigg’s research might not ever have gotten off the …


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Voyager 1 Enters Interstellar Medium


EUSO Telescope Prototype in Canada being Tracked by UAH Scientists

Matthew Rodencal, a graduate student at the University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH), another scientist, Douglas Huie of the Rotorcraft Systems Engineering and Simulation Center (RSESC) and engineer, Dr. James Adams of CSPAR are in the midst of …


Dr. Gary Zank interviewed by Huntsville news station WHNT

Dr. Gary Zank - Program Director for the Center for Space Plasma and Aeronomic Research - recently sat down with WHNT's Steve Johnson for an interview on how far we've come in the space age, as well as various other …


UAH researcher part of second gravitational wave detection

A UAH researcher had an integral role again as scientists with the LIGO Scientific Collaboration observed gravitational waves - ripples in the fabric of spacetime - for the second …


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UAH to host workshop on terrestrial gamma-ray flashes

UAH and its Center for Space Plasma and Aeronomic Research (CSPAR) are hosting an international workshop on Terrestrial Gamma-ray Flashes (TGFs) on July 13-15 at Wilson …


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UAH graduate student’s research into sun’s effect on space weather gets NASA boost

A UAH doctoral student's research into how the sun mediates fundamental forces that affect space weather has received support from NASA's Earth and Space Science Fellowship (NESSF) …


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Fifteen students win at Research Horizons Poster Day


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National Academy of Sciences elects Dr. Gary Zank as member

The National Academy of Sciences (NAS) has elected as a member Dr. Gary P. Zank, director of the Center for Space Plasma and Aeronomic Research (CSPAR) at UAH and the chair of UAH's Department of Space …


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