Electrical Engineering and Computer Science


Upcoming Seminars

Wednesday  Oct. 05, 2016
In Silico Plasmas under Extreme Conditions: from Particle Accelerators to Pair Plasmas in Pulsars
Prof. Luís Silva
Instituto Superior Técnico, Lisbon, Portugal
3:30pm - 4:30pm in 1005 EECS


Wednesday  Oct. 19, 2016
Overview of Research Using the Basic Plasma Science Facility at UCLA
Prof. Troy Carter
University of California-Los Angeles
3:30pm - 4:30pm in 1005 EECS


Wednesday  Nov. 30, 2016
High Energy Density Physics at Los Alamos National Laboratory
Prof. David Meyerhofer
Los Alamos National Laboratory
3:30pm - 4:30pm in 1005 EECS


Wednesday  Dec. 07, 2016
Plasma Diagnostics of Sputtering Magnetrons from DC to HiPIMS Modes
Dr. André Anders
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
3:30pm - 4:30pm in 1005 EECS

 
Past Seminars

Wednesday  Sep. 21, 2016
Electron and Ion Heating, Acceleration and Energy Partition During Magnetic Reconnection
Prof. James Drake
University of Maryland


Monday  Sep. 19, 2016
Plasma Physics at the National Science Foundation
Dr. Vyacheslav (Slava) Lukin
National Science Foundation

Magnetic Reconnection in the Lower Solar Atmosphere (Joint CLaSP-MIPSE seminar)
Dr. Vyacheslav (Slava) Lukin
National Science Foundation


Wednesday  Apr. 13, 2016
In Pursuit of Ignition at the National Ignition Facility - Progress and Challenges
Dr. John Edwards
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory


Wednesday  Mar. 23, 2016
Plasma Dynamo at Last?
Prof. Alexander Schekochihin
University of Oxford, UK


Wednesday  Feb. 24, 2016
Coding Plasma Chemistry for Cellular Metabolism
Prof. Michael Kong
Old Dominion University


Wednesday  Feb. 10, 2016
The Macrophysics and Microphysics of Cosmic Rays
Prof. Ellen Zweibel
University of Wisconsin‐ Madison


Wednesday  Jan. 27, 2016
Novel Plasma and Electron Beam Source Studies at AFRL
Dr. Brad Hoff
Air Force Research Laboratory, Directed Energy Directorate


Wednesday  Jan. 13, 2016
Reducing the Cost and Scale of Fusion Devices and the Problem of Stability
Prof. Steven Cowley
UK Atomic Energy Authority and Imperial College, London


Wednesday  Dec. 09, 2015
Plasma in a Bottle: The Strange Dynamics of Superparamagnetic Ionic Liquids
Prof. Lyon (Brad) King
Michigan Technological University


Wednesday  Oct. 07, 2015
Leading Challenges and the Role of Transformation in the Fusion and Plasma Sciences
Dr. Edmund Synakowski
U.S. Department of Energy


Wednesday  Sep. 30, 2015
Microplasmas for Reconfigurable Radio-Frequency Electronics
Prof. Sergey Macheret
Purdue University


Wednesday  Sep. 16, 2015
Compact Approach to Fusion Energy with the Sheared Flow Stabilized Z-Pinch
Prof. Uri Shumlak
University of Washington


Wednesday  Mar. 18, 2015
Plasma Wakefield Acceleration of Charged Particles
Dr. Patric Muggli
Max Planck Institute for Physics, Germany


Wednesday  Mar. 11, 2015
Extremely Difficult, Hard to Validate, Painful to Analyze (but Exciting!): Experiments Studying Radiation and Heat Transport of Laboratory Plasmas at near Astrophysical Conditions
Dr. Ronnie Shepherd
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

 

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