Plasma Seminars

Physics and Astronomy Building (PAB) Room 4-330
Seminar Coordinator: Seth Dorfman

Fall 2017

Date Speaker Affiliation Talk title Flyer with abstract

Thursday, Nov 30
1-2PM

Snezhana Abarzhi

The University of Western Australia

Stability of an accelerated hydrodynamic discontinuity

Flyer

Spring 2017

Date Speaker Affiliation Talk title Flyer with abstract

Friday, April 21
1-2PM

Shawn Tang UCLA

Parametric investigation of compressional and global Alfvén eigenmode instability and effect on thermal confinement in NSTX-U

Flyer
Friday, May 19
1-2PM
Gregory Howes University of Iowa

Understanding Turbulent Heating in Space and Astrophysical Plasmas

Flyer

Winter 2017

Date Speaker Affiliation Talk title Flyer with abstract

Thursday, Jan 12
2-3PM

Matthew Gomez Sandia National Labs

Pulsed-Power-Driven Magneto-Inertial Fusion Research on the Z Facility

Flyer

Fall 2016

Date Speaker Affiliation Talk title Flyer with abstract

Friday, Oct 14
1-2PM

Jonathan (Jono) Squire

Caltech

A stringent limit on the amplitude of Alfvénic perturbations in high-beta low-collisionality plasmas Flyer
Friday,
Oct 21
2-3PM
BaPSF, Rehab Bldg 15-70

Giovanni Rossi

Tom Neiser

Ziyan (Zoe) Zhu

UCLA

 

UCLA

 

UCLA

 

Electromagnetic turbulence and transport in increased β LAPD Plasmas

Multi-scale Simulations of DIII-D near-edge L-mode plasmas

Evidence for Chaotic Edge Turbulence in the Alcator C-Mod Tokamak

Flyer
Thursday, Nov 8
2:30-3:30PM
Professor Baonian Wan, Director

Institute of Plasma Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences (ASIPP), Hefei, China

Overview of the EAST Tokamak and Plasma Research at ASIPP  Flyer
Thursday, Dec 1
2-3PM

Michael Campanell

LLNL

New Predictions for the Sheath and Presheath Distributions Above Strongly Emitting Surfaces

Flyer

Summer 2016

Date Speaker Affiliation Talk title Flyer with abstract

Thursday, Aug 18
2-3PM
BaPSF, Rehab Bldg 15-70

David Schaffner

Bryn Mawr

Turbulence and Fusion at the Tri-Co: Plasma Research at Bryn Mawr and Swarthmore College

Flyer

Tuesday, Sept 6
2-3PM

Jongsoo Yoo

PPPL

Laboratory studies of reconnection at the magnetopause

Flyer