Igor Sokolov

Igor Sokolov

Research Scientist


1424B Climate & Space Research Building
2455 Hayward Street
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2143

Primary Website


  • PhD, Physics, Institute of General Physics, Moscow
  • MS, Engineering, Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology

Professional Service

  • Reviewer, Physical Review E, Physical Review Letters, JGR (Space Sciences), Journal of Shock Waves, Physics of Plasmas, Adv. Sp. Sci.
  • Member, American Geophysical Union and American Physical Society

Research Interests

  • Modeling of solar engetic particles and space environment
  • Data assimilation
  • Geospace data analysis
  • Member, BATS-R-US MHD code and Space Weather Modeling Framework (SWMF) numerical model development team
  • Developed physical models and computational tools for relativistically strong laser pulse interactions with plasmas