IRSOL is the local organizer of the SCOSTEP workshop that will be held on 10-11 October 2017. The Scientific Committee on Solar Terrestrial Physics (SCOSTEP) is an international organization with the goal of strengthening and promoting international solar-terrestrial physics research. As of 2016 Switzerland is a member of SCOSTEP and a National Committee has been […]
IRSOL offers a PhD position in the field of instrument development and solar physics, financed by the Swiss National Foundation under the project “Astrophysical Spectropolarimetry”: download announcement The selection of the candidates will continue until the position is filled. (Last update 28 Jan 2017)
The Swiss Astronomer Rudolf Wolf was born on 7 July 1816.He was the first director of the Swiss Federal Observatory in Zurich and he is well known for his studies about the solar cycle and the sunspot observations. For more information see the nice article published by the ETH-library in Zurich: Astronomy and solar research […]
13 July 2016: Welcome to the new IRSOL webpages: the layout has been renovated.
A television report about IRSOL was broadcasted on 12 Februray 2016 by Radiotelevisione della Svizzera Italiana (RSI LA 1). See TV-report