Workshop IV: Computational Challenges in Warm Dense Matter

May 21 - 25, 2012

Schedule


Monday, May 21, 2012

9:10 - 10:00
Michael Desjarlais (Sandia National Laboratories)

An Introduction to Warm Dense Matter Research

10:25 - 11:15
Samuel Trickey (University of Florida)

The Quantum Theory Landscape for Warm Dense Matter
PDF Presentation

11:40 - 12:30
Ronald Redmer (Universität Rostock)

Warm dense matter and the interior of giant planets
PDF Presentation

2:00 - 2:50
3:15 - 4:05
4:30 - 5:20
Carsten Fortmann (University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA))

Dynamical Structure Factor in Warm Dense Matter and Applications to X-Ray Thomson Scattering
PDF Presentation


Tuesday, May 22, 2012

9:00 - 9:50
10:15 - 11:05
Brian Wilson (Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory)

Multi-Center Electronic Structure Calculations For Plasma Equation of State
PDF Presentation

11:30 - 12:20
Didier Saumon (Los Alamos National Laboratory)

A model of warm dense matter for small computers
PDF Presentation

2:00 - 2:50
3:15 - 4:05
4:30 - 5:20
Luke Shulenburger (Sandia National Laboratories)

Perspectives on plasma simulation techniques from the IPAM quantum simulation working group
Presentation (PowerPoint File)


Wednesday, May 23, 2012

9:00 - 9:50
Eberhard Gross (Max Planck Institute of Microstructure Physics)

 

10:15 - 11:05
11:30 - 12:20
Andreas Goerling (Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg)

Density-functional methods for electronic systems at finite temperatures
PDF Presentation

2:30 - 3:20
Patrick Rinke (Fritz-Haber-Institut der Max-Planck-Gesellschaft)

Towards a unified description of ground and excited state properties
PDF Presentation

4:00 - 4:50
David Ceperley (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)

Quantum Monte Carlo Methods for Warm Dense Matter
PDF Presentation


Thursday, May 24, 2012

9:00 - 9:50
Stefano Pittalis (University of California, Irvine (UCI))

Exact Conditions in Finite-Temperature Density-Functional Theory
PDF Presentation

10:15 - 11:05
11:30 - 12:20
2:00 - 2:50
Carsten Ullrich (University of Missouri-Columbia)

TDDFT for matter under extreme conditions
Presentation (PowerPoint File)

3:15 - 4:05
Normand Modine (Sandia National Laboratories)

Time-Dependent Density Functional Theory with Moving Ions

4:30 - 5:20

Friday, May 25, 2012

9:00 - 9:50
10:15 - 11:05
11:30 - 12:20