Programme

Monday 9 April

Please note that the programme is subject to change

11:00     

Registration
South Dining Hall

12:00  

Lunch
South Dining Hall

13:00  

Welcome

13:10  

(Invited) Micro-instabilities near the edge of tokamak plasmas
David Dickinson, University of York, UK

13:50  

The role of coherent, sub 600fs, contrast in harmonic generation from overdense plasmas
Hannah Donnelly, Queen's University Belfast, Northern Ireland

14:10  

(Culham Thesis Prize Talk) Investigations of ion acceleration from solid targets driven by ultrashort laser pulses
Clare Scullion, Queen’s University Belfast, Northern Ireland

14:50  

Refreshment break
South Dining Hall

15:10  

(Invited) Nitrogen fixation as a plasma application
Miles Turner, Dublin City University, Ireland

15:50  

Study of the Hole-cyclotron instability in semiconductor quantum magneto plasmas
Fatima Areeb, Government College University, Pakistan

16:10  

The study of fuzzy tungsten production in a magnetron source
Patrick McCarthy, University of Liverpool, UK

16:30  

(Rutherford Prize Talk) Winner to be announced

16:50  

Poster Introductions 

17:10  

Posters and refreshments
South Dining Hall

19:00  

Welcome Reception 
Great 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)