About Our Lab

Divisions
Division of Solar ActivityDivision of Corona and Interplanetary Physics, DCIP
The Division of Solar Activity is mainly devoted to the frontier researches on of solar physics related to solar activities, the development of new generation of solar observation instruments and technologies, modelling of solar activity predictions... Based on the space, ground and deep-space observations, this division is mainly engaged in the studies of the origin and evolution of space weather events in the solar-interplanetary space, the associated basic space plasma processes...
Magnetospheric physics GroupDivision of Ionosphere and mid-upper atmosphere
This research unit is devoted to studying multiple-scale fundamental process of magnetosphere, including (but not limited to) the solar wind energy into the magnetosphere, the energy release, energy transport... The research group is devoted to the research of new principles and methods for sounding ionosphere / mid-upper atmosphere and develops various advanced active and passive optical and radio remote sensing equipment...
Planetary Environment and Evolution GroupSolar system exploration Laboratory
This group is devoted to study the formation and the evolution of the Moon, the environment and the geological processes of Mars and terrestrial bodies, the surface characteristics and the origin and the evolution of the small bodies and icy satellites... Since its establishment in 2005, the Solar system exploration Laboratory has been committed to the development of detection technology for the planetary and interplanetary space environment of the Solar system and the research on related scientific issues...
Space Weather Modelling CenterSpace Weather Forecast Center , SWFC
This unit is devoted to the R&D of the physical modelling of space weather, mainly focuses on the global magnetohydrodynamics simulation model of Earths magnetosphere and the research of the large- and meso-scale magnetospheric physics... The Space Weather Forecast Center (SWFC) pioneers space weather operational research projects, technologies, and forecasts in China and has been acting as one of the Regional Warning Centers (RWCs) for the International Space Environment Services (ISES) since 1992...
Space Environment Effects Laboratory, SEElabNear Space Application Center
SEElab is devoted to study the scientific issues of the mechanism and laws of space environment effects (SEE) of materials, components, systems and space life which result from harsh radiation particles, kinds of space plasma.. To meet the near-space Challenges of national Strategic Need, this research unit carries out the applied foundational research of the near-space environment, including investigating new near-space environmental detecting methods or techniques by use of lidar...