Workshop III: Mathematical and Computer Science Approaches to High Energy Density Physics

May 7 - 11, 2012

Schedule


Monday, May 7, 2012

9:00 - 9:50
10:15 - 11:05
Felix Parra (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)

 

11:30 - 12:20
2:30 - 3:20
4:00 - 4:50
CS Chang (Princeton Plasma Physics Lab)

Challenges in the extreme-scale first-principles simulation of tokamak plasma


Tuesday, May 8, 2012

9:00 - 9:50
10:15 - 11:05
Matt Hopkins (Sandia National Laboratories)

Building Blocks for 3D Vacuum Arc Discharge

11:30 - 12:20
Andreas Kemp (Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory)

 

2:30 - 3:20
Amitava Bhattacharjee (University of New Hampshire)

Magnetic Reconnection in High-Energy-Density Laser-Produced Plasmas

4:00 - 4:50

Wednesday, May 9, 2012

9:00 - 9:50
Phil Colella (Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory)

 

10:15 - 11:05
Ammar Hakim (Princeton Plasma Physics Lab)

Advanced Algorithms for Multi-Moment Fluid and Kinetic Simulations of Plasmas
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11:30 - 12:20
Warren Mori (University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA))

 

2:30 - 3:20
Manuel Torrilhon (RWTH Aachen)

Moment Equations for Plasmas: Some Results and More Challenges

4:00 - 4:50
Stanislav Boldyrev (University of Wisconsin-Madison)

Theory and simulations of magnetohydrodynamic turbulence at large and small scales


Thursday, May 10, 2012

9:00 - 9:50
Andrew Christlieb (Michigan State University)

An Asymptotically Preserving Implicit Maxwell Solvers

10:15 - 11:05
James Rossmanith (University of Wisconsin-Madison)

 

11:30 - 12:20
2:30 - 3:20
Ahmed Ratnani (Association EURATOM - Commissariat à l'Énergie Atomique (CEA), Centre d'Études Nucléaires de Cadarache (CEN))

 

4:00 - 4:50
Maria Kuznettsova (NASA)

 


Friday, May 11, 2012

9:00 - 9:50
10:15 - 11:05
Matt Bettencourt (Sandia National Laboratories)

 

11:30 - 12:20
Andrea Bertozzi (University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA))

Surface tension models for complex fluids

2:30 - 3:20
Clinton Groth (University of Toronto)