Low Frequency Oscillations of the Solar Atmosphere

A thesis submitted for the degree of

Doctor of Philosophy


R T James McAteer, M Sci. (QUB 2000)

November 12 2003

` I'm not the only one,
Staring at the Sun,
Afraid of what you'd find,
If you took a look inside.'

-Staring at the Sun, U2

Faculty Of Science and Agriculture

Astrophysics and Planetary Science Division
Department of Pure and Applied Physics
The Queen's University of Belfast

James McAteer 2004-01-14