Delivering the future of space science

LASP has

0 +

years of experience

LASP has been part of the University of Colorado Boulder since our inception as the Upper Air Laboratory in 1948.

We've visited all



LASP is the world’s only academic research institute to send instruments to all eight planets, Pluto…and beyond.

Our lab employs

0 +

university students

Undergraduate and graduate students are integrated into working teams at all levels and in all departments at LASP.

Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, and Accessibility


At LASP, we are committed to creating an environment that is respectful and inclusive. We believe this is fundamental to enabling peak creativity, innovation, and curiosity. Our unique individual experiences and points of view drive discovery. We strive to advance equity and inclusion and to educate the next generation of diverse leaders in space research.

Recent Publications

Contact Us

Mailing address:

Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics
1234 Innovation Drive
Boulder, CO 80303

Phone: (303) 492-6412
Fax: (303) 492-6444