Ihor Holod
Assistant Researcher
Department of Physics and Astronomy, UCI
Irvine, CA 92697

Tel.: +1 949-690-0144
E-mail: iholod@uci.edu

 
 
Education:
2005 Ph.D. Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden
1999 M.Sc. Kyiv Shevchenko University, Ukraine
 
Expertise:
Advanced kinetic simulations and associated statistical theory of turbulence in
magnetized plasma.
 
Publications:

Holod, I., Weiland, J. and Zagorodny, A. "Nonlinear fluid closure: Three-mode slab ion temperature gradient problem with diffusion." Physics of Plasmas 9, 1217-1220 (2002)

Zagorodny, A., Zasenko, V., Weiland, J. and Holod, I. "Particle diffusion in random fields: Time-nonlocal description and numerical simulations." Physics of Plasmas 10, 58-68 (2003)

Holod, I., Zagorodny, A. and Weiland, J. "Anisotropic diffusion across an external magnetic field and large-scale fluctuations in magnetized plasmas." Physical Review E 71, 046401 (2005)

Weiland, J. and Holod, I. "Drift wave transport scalings introduced by varying correlation length." Physics of Plasmas 12, 012505 (2005)

Holod, I. and Lin, Z. "Statistical analysis of fluctuations and noise-driven transport in particle-in-cell simulations of plasma turbulence." Physics of Plasmas 14, 032306 (2007)

Lin, Z., Holod, I., Chen, L., Diamond, P. H., Hahm, T. S. and Ethier, S. "Wave-particle decorrelation and transport of anisotropic turbulence in collisionless plasmas." Physical Review Letters 99, 265003 (2007)

Lin, Z., Nishimura, Y., Xiao, Y., Holod, I., Zhang, W. L. and Chen, L. "Global gyrokinetic particle simulations with kinetic electrons." Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion 49, B163-B172 (2007)

Holod, I. and Lin, Z. "Gyrokinetic particle simulations of toroidal momentum transport." Physics of Plasmas 15, 092302 (2008)

Diamond, P. H., McDevitt, C. J., Gurcan, O. D., Hahm, T. S., Wang, W. X., Yoon, E. S., Holod, I., Lin, Z., Naulin, V. and Singh, R. "Physics of non-diffusive turbulent transport of momentum and the origins of spontaneous rotation in tokamaks." Nuclear Fusion 49, 045002 (2009)

Holod, I., Zhang, W. L., Xiao, Y. and Lin, Z. "Electromagnetic formulation of global gyrokinetic particle simulation in toroidal geometry." Physics of Plasmas 16, 122307 (2009)

Holod, I. and Lin, Z. "Effects of electron dynamics in toroidal momentum transport driven by ion temperature gradient turbulence." Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion 52, 035002 (2010)

Xiao, Y., Holod, I., Zhang, W. L., Klasky, S. and Lin, Z. "Fluctuation characteristics and transport properties of collisionless trapped electron mode turbulence." Physics of Plasmas 17, 022302 (2010)

Zhang, W., Decyk, V., Holod, I., Xiao, Y., Lin, Z. and Chen, L. "Scalings of energetic particle transport by ion temperature gradient microturbulence." Physics of Plasmas 17, 055902 (2010)

H. S. Zhang, Z. Lin, I. Holod, X. Wang, Y. Xiao and W. L. Zhang. "Gyrokinetic particle simulation of beta-induced Alfven eigenmode." Physics of Plasmas 17, 112505 (2010)

W. J. Deng, Z. H. Lin, I. Holod, X. Wang, Y. Xiao and W. L. Zhang. "Gyrokinetic particle simulations of reversed shear Alfven eigenmode excited by antenna and fast ions." Physics of Plasmas 17, 112504 (2010)

I. Holod, Z. Lin and Y. Xiao, "Turbulent transport of toroidal angular momentum in fusion plasmas", Physics of Plasmas 19, 012314 (2012)

W. Deng, Z. Lin, and I. Holod, "Gyrokinetic simulation model for kinetic magnetohydrodynamic processes in magnetized plasmas", Nuclear Fusion 52, 023005 (2012)

 
Notes:

Continuity equation

Poisson equation and zonal solver