Plasma Physics Colloquium 1997-1998

Fall 1997 Coordinator: Allen Boozer
Spring 1998 Coordinator: Thomas Marhall

8/19/97
Hantao Ji, Princeton Plasma Physics Lab
"Recent Results from the Magnetic Reconnection Experiment"

912/97
Michael Brown, Swarthmore
"The Swathmore Spheromak"

9/19/97
George Zaslavsky, Courant Institute, NYC
"Anomalous Transport and Maxwell Demon"

9/29/97
Masayuki Ono, Princeton Plasma Physics Lab
"National Spherical Tours Experiment"

10/3/97
Walter Gekelman, UCLA
"Alfven Wave Experiments and Structure in Plasmas"

10/7/97
Jon Menard, Princeton Plasma Physics Lab
"High Frequency Fast Wave Coupling and Heating Experiments in the CDX-U Spherical Tokamak"

10/17/97
Bahman Hafizi, Naval Research Lab
"Laser Beat Wave Acceleration"

10/24/97
Paul Garabedian, Courant Institute, NYU
"Toroidally Symmetric Stellerators"

11/7/97
Don Brautigam, Phillips/GPSP
"Non-adiabatic Response of Outer Radiation Belt Electrons to a Magnetic Storm"

12/5/97
Wallace Manheimer, Naval Rsch Lab  - CANCELLED

12/12/97
Nat Rynn UC, Irvine
Title not available

1/30/98

Jian-Guang Wang, University of Maryland
"Longitudinal Space-Charge Waves & Instabilities in Intense Beams"

2/6/98
Gennady Shvets, Princeton Plasma Physics Lab
"Replacing Particles with Photons -  Laser-Driven Undulator Radiator"

2/13/98
Cynthia Phillips, Princeton Plasma Physics Lab
"Perspectives Gained from ICRF Physics Studies on TFTR"

2/20/98
Eirk Esary, Naval Research Lab
"Radial Electric Field in Model for TFTR Supershot Confinement"

Darin Ernst, Princeton Plasma Physics Lab
"Radial Electric Field in Model for TFTR Supershot Confinement"

3/6/98
Richard Siemon, Los Alamos National Lab
"Magnetized Target Fusion- A Low Cost Development Path for Fusion Energy"

3/13/98
Henry Freund, SAIC
"Some Issues Relating to Free-Electron Lasers as Fourth Generation Light Sources"

3/7/98

Dale Meade, Princeton Plasma Physics Lab
"Better, Faster, Cheaper Fusion"

4/10/98

Dale Barnes, Los Alamos National Lab
"Spherical Convergence and Thermal Equilibrium- the Penning Fusion Experiment - Ions (PFX-I)"

4/10/98
Darren Garnier, Columbia University
"Active Experiments on the Earth's Ionosphere"

4/17/98
Edward Ott, University of Maryland
"Chaotic Flows and Magnetic Dynamics: The Origin of Magnetic Fields in the Universe"

4/24/98
Michael Zarnstorff, Princeton Plasma Physics Lab
"Novel Designs of Attractive Compact Stellarators"

5/4/98
Tomohiro Otani, KDD Headquarters
"Optically Amplified WDM Submarine Cable Networds"

5/12/98
Tomohiro Otani, KDD Headquarters
"Wavelength Demultiplexer for WDM Submarine Cable Systems"

5/29/98
Hossein Dahi, Rutgers
"Nonlinear Effects of Visconsity in the Interchangeable Module Stellarator"

6/15/98
Chuang Ren, University of Wisconsin
"Studying Tearing Modes Using Electron Cyclotron Emission from Tokamak Plasmas"
 


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