DVIDS – News – The 2004 theory of the astrophysicist confirmed: why the composition of the sun varies

DVIDS - News - The 2004 theory of the astrophysicist confirmed: why the composition of the sun varies

WASHINGTON – About 17 years ago, J. Martin Laming, an astrophysicist at the US Naval Research Laboratory, theorized why the chemical composition of the Sun’s thin outer layer differs from that at the bottom. His theory was recently validated by combined observations of the Sun’s magnetic waves from Earth and from space.

His most recent article in a scientific journal describes how these magnetic waves modify the chemical composition in a completely new process in solar physics or astrophysics, but already known in optical sciences, having been the subject of Nobel prizes awarded to Steven Chu in 1997 and Arthur Ashkin in 2018..

Laming began to explore these phenomena in the mid-1990s and first published the theory in 2004.

“It’s satisfying to learn that the new observations show what’s going on ‘under the hood’ in theory, and that it’s actually happening on the Sun,” he said.

The Sun is made up of several layers. Astronomers call its outermost layer the solar corona, which is only visible from Earth during one full solar …

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