Plasma Physics Colloquium

The Plasma Physics Colloquium meets on select Fridays, during the academic year, at 2:00 PM in room 214 Mudd (unless other wise noted).

2017-2018 Coordinators: Andrew Cole & Michael Mauel

Allen Boozer, Columbia University
"Magnetic Reconnection in Three Dimensional Space"

Enzo Lazzaro, Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche (CNR)
"Effects of Rotation and nonlinear Processes  in Control of Tearing Modes by ECCD"
Host: Andrew Cole

Tanim Islam, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Title TBD
Host: Andrew Cole

No seminar

Daniel Andruczyk, University of Illinois Urbana - Champaign
Host: Francesco Volpe

Philip Snyder, General Atomics
"Physics of the Tokamak Pedestal, and Development of the Super H-Mode Regime"
Host: Francesco Volpe

Anne E. White, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
"Explaining Perturbative Transport Experiments in Fusion Plasmas using Local Turbulence Models"
Host: Francesco Volpe

Chris Crabtree, United States Naval Research Laboratory
Title TBD
Host: Andrew Cole


Fall 2017

Sandra Chapman, University of Warwick
"Control system-plasma synchronization and naturally occurring edge localized tokamak modes"
Host: Michael Mauel

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Plasma Physics Colloquium Archive

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