The Astronomy Center has provided educational resources to introductory astronomy educators since 2003. Over the past 20 years, the rapid pace of discovery has rendered some of our linked resources obsolete. Thus, the Astronomy Center will be decommissioned on March 1, 2022. Our highest quality resources will be retained on


home - login - register - about - sitemap
advanced search

Website Detail Page

written by Gordon Holman
This site offers information related to solar flares.  It discusses what a solar flare is, why they are important, and the study of solar flares in hard x-ray.  There are many pictures, more websites, and animations in this website.  For teachers there is a section with helpful activities.
Subjects Levels Resource Types
- The Sun
= Magnetic Activity
- Lower Undergraduate
- High School
- Upper Undergraduate
- Reference Material
Intended Users Formats Ratings
- Learners
- text/html
  • Currently 0.0/5

Want to rate this material?
Login here!

Access Rights:
Free access
Does not have a copyright, license, or other use restriction.
EIT, RHESSI, SOHO, Yohkoh, corona, coronal mass ejections, magnetic fields, solar cycle, solar flare, star, sun, sun-earth system, sunspots
Record Creator:
Metadata instance created January 20, 2004 by Kara Lehman
Record Updated:
August 18, 2005 by Marc Gagne
ComPADRE is beta testing Citation Styles!

Record Link
AIP Format
G. Holman, , WWW Document, (
G. Holman, Solar Flare Theory, <>.
APA Format
Holman, G. (n.d.). Solar Flare Theory. Retrieved February 26, 2024, from
Chicago Format
Holman, Gordon. Solar Flare Theory. (accessed 26 February 2024).
MLA Format
Holman, Gordon. Solar Flare Theory. 26 Feb. 2024 <>.
BibTeX Export Format
@misc{ Author = "Gordon Holman", Title = {Solar Flare Theory}, Volume = {2024}, Number = {26 February 2024}, Year = {} }
Refer Export Format

%A Gordon Holman %T Solar Flare Theory %U %O text/html

EndNote Export Format

%0 Electronic Source %A Holman, Gordon %T Solar Flare Theory %V 2024 %N 26 February 2024 %9 text/html %U

Disclaimer: ComPADRE offers citation styles as a guide only. We cannot offer interpretations about citations as this is an automated procedure. Please refer to the style manuals in the Citation Source Information area for clarifications.

Citation Source Information

The AIP Style presented is based on information from the AIP Style Manual.

The APA Style presented is based on information from APA Electronic References.

The Chicago Style presented is based on information from Examples of Chicago-Style Documentation.

The MLA Style presented is based on information from the MLA FAQ.

Save to my folders


Similar Materials