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The introduction of affordable technologies in narrowband filters and specialized telescopes has generated a global boom in solar astronomy. Those of you who already own a narrowband solar scope already know how beautiful the Sun's fiery ballet of plasma can be.
The some 175 papers explore archives, cross-catalog matching, data analysis, education and public outreach, grid and grid virtualization, large observatory challenges, pipelines for ground-based and space-based instruments, scientific computing, software tools, solar astronomy, the virtual observatory, and visualization.
You could specialise in a particular area, such as planetary science, solar astronomy, the origin and evolution of stars or the formation of galaxies.
Most astronomers specialise in addressing a particular question or area of astronomy such as planetary science, solar astronomy, the origin and evolution of stars, or the formation of galaxies.
"Solar astronomy is in a golden age at the moment with many research fields developing due to the new and advanced apparatus available which enables us to have a closer look at the sun.