Plasma Physics Colloquium 2013-2014

Fall 2013

7/25/13
2 PM, 214 Mudd
S. Gammino, Istituto Nazionale di Fisica Nucleare – Laboratori Nazionali del Sud
"Recent Development of Ion Sources Science & Technology at INFN-LNS, Catania"
Host: Francesco Volpe
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7/31/13
2 PM, Room 214 Mudd
A. Macchi, CNR/INO (National Institute of Optics, National Research Council) and Department of Physics, University of Pisa
"Sailing Before the Light: Laser-Plasma Acceleration Driven by Radiation Pressure"
Host: Francesco Volpe
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9/13/13

M. N. Rorvig, UW-Madison
"Optimal Design of 2-D and 3-D Shaping for Linear ITG Stability"
Host: Francesco Volpe
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9/27/13
Hans George Rinderknecht, PSFC, MIT
"Using Fusion to Study Fusion: Experimental Studies of Inertial Confinement Plasmas"
Host: Francesco Volpe

10/1/13
Special Plasma Physics Colloquium, Tuesday, 2-3 PM, 210 Mudd (APAM Conference Room)
Vicente Queral, CIEMAT, Spain
"UST_1 Stellarator and Status of the 3D Printed UST_2 Stellarator"
Host: Francesco Volpe
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10/4/13
Michio Okabayashi, PPPL
"Avoidance of Neoclassical Tearing Mode Locking and Disruption by Feedback-Induced Electro-Magnetic Torque"
Host: Francesco Volpe

10/11/13
Jacob Bortnik, UCLA
"The Dawn of Chorus in the Cacophony: Making Sense of a Most Peculiar Wave"
Host: Michael Mauel
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10/25/13
Kerri Cahoy, M.I.T.
"Beyond Broadcasting the SuperBowl: Communication Satellites as Space Weather Sensors
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Host: Michael Mauel

11/8/13

Richard Fitzpatrick, University of Texas at Austin
"Determination of the Non-Ideal Response of a High Temperature Tokamak Plasma to a Static External Magnetic Perturbation via Asymptotic Matching"
Hosts: Andrew Cole & Francesco Volpe

11/22/13
Osamu Sakai, Kyoto University
"Plasma metamaterials: review, current status, and future perspectives"
Host: Francesco Volpe

12/4/13
12:15 PM, 210 Mudd (APAM Conference Room)
Robert Nyqvist, Chalmers University of Technology
"Theory and Modeling of Frequency Sweeping Events"
Host: Michael Mauel

12/6/13
K. Erik J. Olofsson, Columbia University/General Atomics
"Array Magnetics Signal Processing: Beyond FFT and SVD"
Host: Francesco Volpe

12/13/13
Kazunobu Nagasaki, Kyoto University
"Stabilization of Energetic-Ion-Driven MHD Modes in the Advanced Helical Device, Heliotron J"
Host: Francesco Volpe
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Spring 2014

1/24/14
Samuel Lazerson, PPPL
"Three dimensional equilibrium reconstruction for stellarators and tokamaks"
Host: Francesco Volpe
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1/30/14
(Special day/time: Thursday, 12:15 PM, 210 Mudd, APAM Conference Room)
Chris Hansen, University of Washington
"The PSI-TET Framework for 3D MHD: Application to Injector Coupling and Current Drive in HIT-SI"
Host: Michael Mauel

1/31/14
Michael Hahn, Columbia University
"Evidence for Wave Heating in the Solar Corona
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Host: Francesco Volpe
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2/7/14
no seminar

2/14/14
Seung Gyou Baek, MIT
"Characterization of the onset of ion cyclotron parametric decay instability of lower hybrid waves in Alcator C-Mod"
Host: Francesco Volpe

2/21/14
no seminar

2/28/14
Richard Temkin, M.I.T.
"High Frequency Gyrotrons and Their Applications"
Host: Francesco Volpe
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3/7/14
Bruno Coppi, MIT
"Nuclear fusion objectives, astrophysics and advanced technology"
Host: Francesco Volpe

3/14/14

no seminar

3/21/14
no seminar

3/28/14
no seminar

4/4/14
Lise-Marie Imbert-Gerard, Courant Institute, NYU
"Some mathematical aspects of wave propagation in the cold plasma model"
Host: Francesco Volpe
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4/11/14
Dale Meade, PPPL
"The Pursuit of Fusion Energy: Where are we, and where should we be going?"
Host: Francesco Volpe
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4/18/14
Claude Lyneis, LBNL
"Electron Cyclotron Resonance Ion Sources: Past, Present and Future"
Host: Francesco Volpe
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4/25/14
A. Steve Richardson, NRL
"Particle-in-Cell Modeling of Species Separation in Two-Species Plasmas"
Host: Francesco Volpe
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5/2/14
Chris Hegna, University of Wisconsin, Madison
"Pedestal stability in the presence of 3D magnetic perturbations"
Host: Francesco Volpe
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5/19/14 - Monday, 10:30 AM, 214 Mudd
Guy Rosenzweig, Weizmann Institute
Measurements of the Time-Dependent Spatial Magnetic Field Distribution and
Structure of a Z-Pinch Plasma throughout the Stagnation Process

Host: Francesco Volpe


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