Division E Sun and Heliosphere


Division E encompasses the study of the Sun, its variability, activity and dynamics, as well as its impact on the Earth and other bodies located within the heliosphere. The Division aims to advance knowledge and enhance understanding of the Sun-heliosphere system. The Division has several affiliated Commissions and Working Groups that support these goals, and supports regular Symposia to foster the exchange of ideas.

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Division Members

  • Total number of active members: 1459
  • Number of junior members: 132

Participating Commissions

Commission E1 Solar Radiation and Structure
Commission E2 Solar Activity
Commission E3 Solar Impact Throughout the Heliosphere
Inter-Division E-F-G Commission Impact of Magnetic Activity on Solar and Stellar Environments

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Inter-Division B-E WG Coordination of Synoptic Observations of the Sun
Inter-Division C-E WG Solar Eclipses

Cristina H. Mandrini

Instituto de Astronomia y Fisica del Espacio, CONICET-UBA
Pabellon IAFE, Ciudad Universitaria
CC. 67, Suc. 28
Buenos Aires 1428
Buenos Aires

NCA adherence: Argentina

Last updated:
April 27, 2023

Toshifumi SHIMIZU

Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency
Institute of Space and Astronautical Science
3-1-1 Yoshinodai, Chuo-ku,
Kanagawa 252-5210

NCA adherence: Japan

Last updated:
January 18, 2022

Mingde DING

Nanjing University
School of Astronomy and Space Science
163 Xianlin Ave.
Nanjing 210023
China, Nanjing

NCA adherence: China, Nanjing

Last updated:
September 27, 2021

Sarah Gibson

P.O. Box 3000
Boulder 80301-3000
Colorado (CO)
United States

NCA adherence: United States

Last updated:
February 7, 2023

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