Collections and calls for papers

Celebrating a Solar Cycle of Discovery with SDO

This Topical Collection is an outgrowth of the “SDO 2021 Science Workshop: A Solar Cycle of Discovery”, which was held as a series of virtual workshops 12 February – 15 April 2021. This Topical Collection is...

  • Dean Pesnell
  • Ryan Milligan
  • Shin Toriumi
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Open
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Ongoing
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Combined Radio and Space-based Solar Observations: From Techniques to New Results

The phenomena observed at the Sun have a variety of unique radio signatures that can be used to diagnose the processes in the solar atmosphere. The insights provided by radio observations are further enhance...

  • Eduard Kontar
  • Alexander Nindos
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Closed
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Earth-affecting Solar Transients

This Topical Collection (TC) is devoted to the recent advancement in the study of Earth-affecting solar transients. These encompass a broad range of phenomena, including major solar flares, coronal mass ejec...

  • Jie Zhang
  • Xochitl Blanco-Cano
  • Nariaki Nitta
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Closed
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Irradiance Variations of the Sun and Sun-like Stars

This topical collection summarizes recent advances in observing and modeling irradiance variations of the Sun and Sun-like stars, emphasizing the links between surface magnetic fields and the resulting solar...

  • Greg Kopp
  • Alexander Shapiro
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Closed
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Magnetohydrodynamic (MHD) Waves and Oscillations in the Sun’s Corona and MHD Coronal Seismology

Established in the late 1990s, MHD seismology has leapt into a unique diagnostics of the Sun's atmosphere. This Topical Collection presents the current state-of-the-art in the field, addressing both observat...

  • Dmitrii Kolotkov
  • Bo Li
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Closed
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Memoirs

Solar Physics is publishing an annual series of memoirs by distinguished solar scientists. The memoir series has three main goals: (1) to honor colleagues for distinguished careers, (2) to provide long-term ...

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Open
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Ongoing
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PROBA-2 at Ten Years

At the time of its launch, PROBA2 was an innovative satellite built for in-flight testing, but also carrying two solar instruments with novel technologies. 10 years later, long past its original life expecta...

  • Elke D'Huys
  • Marie Dominique
  • Matthew J. West
Submission status
Open
Submission deadline
Ongoing
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Solar Wind at the Dawn of the Parker Solar Probe and Solar Orbiter Era

The 15th International Solar Wind Conference (Solar Wind 15) brought together almost 250 experts from all continents of the world to discuss the current trends and future perspectives of the research on the ...

  • Giovanni Lapenta
  • Andrei Zhukov
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Closed
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The Daniel K. Inouye Solar Telescope (DKIST)

We present an overview of the National Science Foundation’s Daniel K. Inouye Solar Telescope (DKIST), its instruments, and support facilities. The 4-m aperture DKIST provides the highest-resolution observati...

  • Thomas R. Rimmele
  • Philip R. Goode
  • Michael Knölker
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Open
Submission deadline
Ongoing
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The Polarimeter to Unify the Corona and Heliosphere (PUNCH) Mission: An Overview

PUNCH is a NASA Small Explorer (SMEX) mission to better understand how the mass and energy of the Sun’s corona become the solar wind that fills the solar system. Planned to start science operations 2025, fou...

  • Craig DeForest
  • Sarah Gibson
  • Nicholeen M. Viall-Kepko
Submission status
Open
Submission deadline
01 January 2023
The Solar Radiation and Climate Experiment (SORCE) Mission: Final Calibrations and Data Products

The NASA Solar Radiation and Climate Experiment (SORCE) operated from 2003 to 2020 to measure total solar irradiance (TSI) and solar spectral irradiance (SSI). This topical collection provides an overview of...

  • Thomas N. Woods
Submission status
Open
Submission deadline
Ongoing
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Towards Future Research on Space Weather Drivers

The subjects in this Topical Collection comprise the advances for the improvement of space weather forecasts based on their drivers, provided by recent and upcoming cutting-edge space-based missions and new ...

  • Hebe Cremades
  • Teresa Nieves-Chinchilla
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Closed
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