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6100 Main MS-61
Houston, Texas 77005-1827
Office: 713-348-4938

News & Events

Super heated corona‘Nanoflares’ superheat sun’s corona
Rice, NASA, Glasgow researchers find evidence of why solar atmosphere is hotter than surface
Bradshaw CAREERSolar scientist gets CAREER boost
Rice U.’s Bradshaw is building model for mechanism that creates sun’s ultra-hot corona
Liquid Particle InteractionsRice physicists find surprising ‘liquid-like’ particle interactions in Large Hadron Collider
Rice team has co-authored a paper that describes the unexpected particle interactions from proton and lead-nuclei collisions