Programme

Thursday 12 April

Please note that the programme is subject to change

09:00     

(Invited) Synthetic divertor diagnostics for integrated data analysis at MAST-U with ray-tracing
Matthew Carr, Culham Centre for Fusion Energy, UK

09:40  

Out-of-band extreme ultraviolet emission from a droplet-based laser-produced Sn plasma source
Francesco Torretti, ARCNL, Netherlands

10:00  

Optical Imaging Spectroscopy of Magnetised Plasmas
Paul Bryant, University of Liverpool, UK

10:20  

Deposition removal from fusion optics
David Shaw, University of York, UK

10:40  

Refreshment break
South Dining Hall

11:00  

Envelope solitons in collisional superthermal plasmas: the role of dissipation and suprathermal particles
Sharmin Sultana, Queen's University Belfast, Northern Ireland

11:20  

TOF-based diagnostics system for high-energy laser-accelerated proton beams
Giuliana Milluzzo, Queen's University Belfast, Northern Ireland

11:40  

Characterisation of the plasma filled rod pinch diode operation
James Macdonald, Imperial College London, UK

12:00  

(Invited) Tailoring intense laser fields for the generation of bright XUV pulses from plasmas
Mark Yeung, Queen's University Belfast, Northern Ireland

12:40  

Lunch
South Dining Hall

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)