Programme

Tuesday 10 April

Please note that the programme is subject to change

09:00    

(Invited) Global simulations of the solar wind magnetosphere interaction
Jonathan Eastwood, Imperial College London, UK

09:40  

Time-resolved characterisation of the evolution of electrostatic collisionless shocks
Thomas Hodge, Queen's University Belfast, Northern Ireland

10:00  

(Invited) Plasma-driven space radiation replication and radiation hardness assurance
Bernhard Hidding, University of Strathclyde, UK

10:40  

Refreshment break
South Dining Hall

11:00  

(Invited) Investigating the origins of magnetic fields using the National Ignition Facility
Jena Meineke, University of Oxford, UK

11:40  

MAST upgrade status and plans for first plasma
Richard Martin, Culham Centre for Fusion Energy, UK

12:00  

Comparative study of 'COST Reference Microplasma Jets'
Frederik Riedel, University of York, UK

12:20  

Two-dimensional Vlasov simulations of parametric wave decay and stochastic electron heating
David Speirs, University of Strathclyde, UK

12:40  

Lunch
South Dining Hall

13:40  

Excursion to Titanic Museum

19:00  

Outreach Lecture
Deborah O’Connell and Norman Maitland, University of York, UK 

Key dates

  • Abstract submission deadline [EXTENDED]:
    26 January 2018
  • Early registration deadline:
    28 February 2018
  • Registration deadline:
    26 March 2018

Latest news

  • Due to unforeseen circumstances, the conference has moved to the Peter Froggatt Centre, QUB. There will no longer be any conference related activities taking place in the South Dining Hall or Larmor Lecture Theatre. (updated 03.04.2018)

  • Tickets are now available for the Public Outreach Lecture. (updated 04.04.2018)