Solar is Minnesota’s single largest energy resource. National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL). The University of Minnesota is an equal opportunity educator and employer. Last modified on August 26, 2010.
We currently have 28 members of the group involved in different areas of observational and theoretical solar/magnetospheric research, this includes professors, teaching staff, postdoctoral researchers, a Royal Society University Research Fellow and postgraduate students. We also have prestigious emeritus and honorary staff members who contribute to our research. And from ground based observatories (e.g., Kitt Peak.