Center for Space Science

We focus on the role of rotating convection and large-scale flows in the generation and maintenance of magnetic fields in the Sun and stars.

Center for Astro, Particle, and Planetary Physics

The Center is an alliance of faculty and scholars actively involved in research in astronomy, astrophysics, planetary, and particle physics. The goal will be to work toward providing answers to a series of fundamental questions related to the composition and evolution of our universe.

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Detection of a westward hotspot offset in the atmosphere of hot gas giant CoRoT-2b
We present thermal phase observations of the hot Jupiter CoRoT-2b obtained with the Infrared Array Camera (IRAC) on the Spitzer Space Telescope.
Nature Astronomy | January 22, 2018