Bart van der Holst

Bart van der Holst

Associate Research Scientist


1432A Climate & Space Research Building 2455 Hayward Street Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2143


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  • Ph.D., physics, University of Utrecht, The Netherlands
  • M.S., Physics, Free University Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Research Interests

Solar physics, space weather modeling, coronal mass ejections, and computational high energy density physics.

Code development for space and laboratory plasmas.

  • Design and development of radiation models for the Center for Radiative Shock Hydrodynamics (CRASH).
  • Developer of the BATS-R-US code, a block adaptive mesh code for space physics and laboratory plasmas.