Plasma Physics Colloquium 1999-2000

Fall 1999 Coordinator: Allen Boozer
Spring 2000 Coordinator: Thomas Marshall

9/17/99
K. Avinach, Institute for Plasma Research
"Votrex Crystal Formation in One Component Plasma"

9/24/99

Henry Strauss, NYU
"Stellarator Simulations with M3D"

10/8/99

Harold Weitzner, Courant Institute
"Ion Flows Driven by RF Waves"

10/15/99

A. Bhattacharjee, University of Iowa
"Collionless Reconnection with the Trigger Problem"

10/29/99
Fausta Cattaneo, University of Chicago
"Nonlinear Dynamos: Results from Recent Numerical Experiments"

11/5/99
Phil Sprangle, Naval Research Lab
"Laser Driven Electron Acceleration"

11/12/99
Thomas Pedersen, MIT
"Measurement of H-Mode Impurity Transport in Alcator C-Mod"

12/3/99
Darren Craig, University of Wisconsin
"Fluctuations and Transport in the Core of MST"

2/4/00
Ady Herschovitch, Brookhaven National Lab
"A Plasma Window for Transmission of Particles and Radiation from Vacuum to Atmosphere for Various Applications"

4/11/00
Peter Catto, MIT
"Plasma Equilibrium and Stability in a Point Dipole Magnetic Field"

2/18/00
Paul Vandenplas, Royal Academy
"Reflections on the Past and Future of Fusion and Plasma Physics Research"

2/25/00
Michael Kelley, Cornell University
"Mysteries of the Earth's Mesosphere: Temperatures below 100K Degrees, Dusty Plasmas, Meteor Trails and Contrails and More"

3/3/00
Igor Pogorelsky, Brookhaven National Lab
"CO2 Laser Driven Electron Accelerators and Synchrotron Sources"

3/24/00
Jonathan Menard, Princeton Plasma Physics Lab
"Initial Physical Results from the National Spherical Torus Experiment"

3/31/00
Wayne Reiersen, Princeton Plasma Physics Lab
"Designing Better Coils for NCSX"

4/7/00
James Drake, University of Marylan
"Magnetic Reconnection & Explotions in Astrophysical and Laboratory Plasma"

4/28/00
Riccardo Betti, University of Rochester
"Tokamak MHD Equilibrium with Poloidal Flow"

6/5/00
Alan Glasser, Los Alamos National Lab
"Recent Developments in Computational Plasma Physics"

6/6/00
Richard Fitzpatrick, University of Texas, Austin
"Conceptual Design of an Active Feedback System for the Control of the Resistive Shell Mode in Advanced Tokamaks"


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