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Seminars 2022-2023

MIPSE seminars are conducted in person and simulcast via Zoom (link is posted on the schedule). According to the U-M current masking policy, masks are encouraged, but not required.

The seminars are free and open to the public. The MIPSE Code of Conduct applies to all participants in the MIPSE seminar series.

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Fall 2022

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Date, Time, Location Speaker (Affiliation) Title, Abstract, Presentation
Wednesday 14 September 2022 1:30 - 2:30 pm 1013 Dow Prof. Anne White MIT Turbulence and Transport Research Beyond the Burning Plasma Era
Wednesday 12 October 2022 3:30 - 4:30 pm 1005 Dow Prof. Dmitri Uzdensky University of Colorado, Boulder Extreme Plasma Astrophysics Presentation: PDF (13 MB), PPTX (73 MB) Video with slides
Wednesday 26 October 2022 3:30 - 4:30 pm 1005 Dow Dr. Michael McDonald US Naval Research Laboratory Trying to Build Better Mousetraps: From Hollow Cathodes to a Plasma Density “Standard Candle”
Wednesday 16 November 2022 1:00 - 2:00 pm 3213 LEC (Johnson Rooms) Dr. Radha Bahukutumbi Laboratory for Laser Energetics, University of Rochester Unraveling Implosion Physics in Inertial Confinement Fusion: Direct-drive Simulations, Experiments, and Physics-informed Data Science Presentation: PDF (6 MB), PPTX (7 MB) Video with slides
Wednesday 30 November 2022 3:30 - 4:30 pm 1005 Dow Dr. Kurt Polzin NASA-George C. Marshall Space Flight Center Critical Developmental Challenges and Potential Advancement Paths for Megawatt-Scale Nuclear Electric Propulsion Systems

Winter 2023

Date, Time, Location Speaker (Affiliation) Title, Abstract, Presentation
Wednesday 1 February 2023 Dr. Arianna Gleason SLAC / Stanford University
Wednesday 22 February 2023 Dr. John Luginsland Air Force Office of Scientific Research
Wednesday 8 March 2023 Dr. Omar Hurricane Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Wednesday 29 March 2023 Prof. Jack Hare MIT Early Career Award
Wednesday 12 April 2023 Dr. Eve Stenson Max Planck Institute for Plasma Physics (IPP), Germany

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