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Brian Welsch

Brian Welsch

Associate Professor
LS 435
Natural & Applied Sciences

Prof. Welsch studies the Sun, in particular: the magnetic structure of solar magnetic fields, such as sunspots; physical processes at work in solar flares and eruptions; and the effects of solar activity on Earth. He is also interested in plasma physics, astrophysics, and geophysics more generally.



B.S. Physics 1994, College of William & Mary, magna cum laude; M.S. (1998) & Ph.D. (2002) Physics, Montana State University-Bozeman