Åke Nordlund (CV)

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 * Research
 * Teaching
  • Scientific Computing (block 1, 2012-2018)
  • Computational Astroophysics (block 2, 2014-2018, every 2nd year 1992-2012)
  • Computer Physics (199X-2012)
  • The Insterstellar Medium, Star and Planet Formation (A401)
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General Astronomy
Solar Physics

Job description:

I work in the Astrophysics and Planetary Sciences group at the Niels Bohr Institute (NBI) and the STARPLAN center of excellence. I'm also affiliated with the Rosseland Center for Solar Physics at the University of Oslo, where I spend part of my time, collaborating on applications of the DISPATCH computer code framwork. I have tought courses in Scientific Computing, Computational Astrophysics, Computer Physics, and other courses related to Computational Astrophysics. I am a member of the Niels Bohr International Academy, the Norwegian Academy of Sciences and Letters, and the Swedish Royal Academy of Science.

I am co-supervising, and have supervised a number of post docs, PhD and Masters students: Aslak Poulsen, Frederik Clemmensen, Steffen Filtenborg, Nichlas Sølvtofte, Michael Kuffmeier, Andrius Popovas, Aris Vasileiadis, Jonathan Ramsey, Gisela Baumann, Anders Lagerfjärd, Tobias Heinemann, Jacob Trier Fredriksen, Vasilis Archontis, Franz Thomsen, Troels Haugbølle, Christian Hededal, Jacob Asbaek, Antonio Lopez Merino, Jakob Hunsballe, Norma Crosby, Boris Gudiksen, Rasmus Bjørk, Martin Fruergaard Laursen, Ossi Røgnvaldsson, Martin Asplund, Paolo Padoan, Bertil Dorch, Klaus Galsgaard, Uffe Graae-Jørgensen. Klaus Galsgard finished his PhD in 1995, has worked in St. Andrews for seven years, was a Carlsberg post doc at AO, and has had a permanent position as associate professor at the NBI. Bertil Dorch finished his PhD in December 1998, was a post doc at Stockholm Observatory, and is now employed at DNLB, with part time research in the group as an adjoint associate professor. Paolo Padoan finished his PhD in October 1997, has been a post doc at Harvard and JPL, faculty at UCSD, and is now professor at ICREA in Barcelona. Hans-Gunter Ludwig, Bernd Freitag, Lionel Bigot, Colin McNally, and Sami Dib have been visiting as EU/MC post docs.