Database of Heliophysics Hosts

Project Description

GMU

Contact Info

GMU
Computational and Data Sciences
4400 University Dr.
MSN 6A2
Fairfax, VA 22030

Jie Zhang
Associate Professor

Phone: (703) 993-1998
Fax: (703) 993-1980
Email: jzhang7@gmu.edu
Website: solar.gmu.edu

Research Interests

solar physics, heliospheric physics, and space weather. In particular, CMEs, flares, and their space weather effects. CME initiation, propagation, interplanetary CMEs and interaction with solar wind, geomagnetic storms. Relationship between CMEs and flares. Magnetic and coronal source regions of solar activities.

Candidates' Preferred Background

physics, in particular, plasma physics or solar physics. Familiar with observations, data, IDL, C/C++, also interested in numeric simulations.