Atmospheric Electrodynamics

Cometary Physics

Earth Space Environment

Laboratory Plasma Physics

Optical Aeronomy

Planetary Magnetospheres

Radar Remote Sensing

Space Plasma Experiments

RISE unites serveral research groups across the University of Washington campus, bringing together a wealth of expertise in a variety of fields.  The depth and breadth of experience gained by such collaboration is an asset for the furthering of space related research, and makes it possible to provide unique and cutting edge research opportunities for graduate and undergraduate students.

Research is supported by grants from NASA, NIAC, and NSF.