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SEMINAR SERIES

MIPSE sponsors a seminar series, inviting leading international researchers to the UM campus. MIPSE also co-sponsors seminars with departments on topics related to PSE.

Upcoming Seminars

Past Seminars

Fall 2015

Download Fall 2015 Seminar Schedule

Date,
Time, Location

Speaker (Affiliation)

Title, Abstract

Wednesday
16 September 2015
3:30 - 4:30 pm
1005 EECS

Prof. Uri Shumlak
University of Washington

Compact Approach to Fusion Energy with the Sheared Flow Stabilized Z-Pinch

Wednesday
30 September 2015
3:30 - 4:30 pm
1005 EECS

Prof. Sergey Macheret
Purdue University

Microplasmas for Reconfigurable Radio-Frequency Electronics

Wednesday
7 October 2015
3:30 - 4:30 pm
1005 EECS

Dr. Edmund Synakowski
U.S. Department of Energy

Transformative Passages in the Fusion and Plasma Sciences
Graduate Student Symposium - Special Seminar

Wednesday
28 October 2015
3:30 - 4:30 pm
1005 EECS

Dr. Robert Terry
Independent Research Professional, LLC

Drift Kinetic Fluid Particle Methods and Examples

Wednesday
18 November 2015
3:30 - 4:30 pm
1005 EECS

Prof. Lyon (Brad) King
Michigan Technological University

Plasma in a Bottle: The Strange Dynamics of Superparamagnetic Ionic Liquids

Winter 2016

Date,
Time, Location

Speaker (Affiliation)

Title, Abstract

Wednesday
13 January 2016

Prof. Steven Cowley
Director, Culham Centre for Fusion Energy, UK

Wednesday
27 January 2016

Dr. Brad Hoff
AFRL

Wednesday
10 February 2016

Prof. Ellen Zweibel
University of Wisconsin-Madison

Wednesday
24 February 2016

Prof. Michael Kong
Old Dominion University

Wednesday
16 March 2016

Dr. John Edwards
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

Wednesday
23 March 2016

Prof. Alexander Schekochihin
Oxford University, UK