Plasma Physics Colloquium

The Plasma Physics Colloquium meets on selected Friday afternoons during the academic year, from 2:00-3:00 PM, in Room 214 Mudd.

Fall 2014

9/5/14
David Smithe, Tech-X Corporation
“Plasma in Contact with Metal: RF Antenna Near Field Behaviors in Tokamaks”
Host: Francesco Volpe
(download presentation)

9/19/14
John Sarff, University of Wisconsin
"MST and the Reversed Field Pinch"
Host: Francesco Volpe
(download presentation)

9/26/14
no seminar

10/3/14
Dylan Brennan, Princeton Plasma Physics Lab
"Control of linear modes in cylindrical resistive MHD with a resistive wall, plasma rotation, and complex gain"
Host: Francesco Volpe
(download presentation)

10/10/14
David Gates, Princeton Plasma Physics Lab
"The Origins of Tokamak Density Limit Scalings"
Host: Francesco Volpe
(download presentation)

11/14/14
Alexey Arefiev, University of Texas at Austin
"Super-ponderomotive electrons in laser-irradiated plasmas"
Host: Francesco Volpe
(download presentation)

12/5/14
Riccardo Betti, University of Rochester
"Status and prospects for burning plasmas via laser fusion"
Host: Francesco Volpe
(download presentation)

1/23/15
Francesca Turco, Columbia University / General Atomics
Title TBA
Host: Francesco Volpe

4/10/15
Francesco Paolo Orsitto, ENEA Frascati, Italy
"DEMO design and diagnostics: a summary of the studies in EU"   
Host: Francesco Volpe

4/17/15
Francesco Paolo Orsitto, ENEA Frascati, Italy
"A short overview of the research plan of the tokamak JT60SA"
Host: Francesco Volpe

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Plasma Physics Colloquium History


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