John Varsik


I have been involved in solar astronomy since 1988, primarily at Big Bear Solar Observatory.  My main responsibilities involve regular observation with the telescopes, network and data archive maintenance, and telescope control programming.

Away from work I enjoy travel and music.

Address:    Big Bear Solar Observatory

                  40386 North Shore Lane

                  Big Bear City, CA 92314-9672, U.S.A.

Office:        Administration Building

Telephone: 909-866-5791 #14

FAX:           909-866-4240

Email:         varsik “at” bbso “dot” njit “dot” edu

Caeli enarrant gloriam Dei.



  1. 1.Mendenhall Glacier.

  2. 2.First Flare with NST.

  3. 3.Samrat Yantra in Jaipur.

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