When: Fridays every week
Time: 12:30pm - 2:00pm
Where: Dome Room (Room 201), Peyton Hall
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Each week, we hold a seminar/discussion series in Peyton Hall's Dome Room (room 201) covering a wide range of topics in plasma astrophysics and high energy astrophysics.
Our current list of speakers for this semester is below.
The abstracts can be found on this page: http://astroplasmas.wikispaces.com/2018+Archive
|01/26/18||Bart Ripperda and Fabio Bacchini (KU Leuven)||Generalized, energy-conserving numerical integration of geodesics in general relativity|
|02/09/18||Eli Waxman (Weizmann Institute of Science)||Informal discussion on binary neutron star mergers|
|02/23/18||Joonas Nättilä (KTH Royal Institute of Technology and Stockholm University)||Relativistic plasma in silico - towards full 6D kinetic simulations|
|03/02/18||Daniele Gaggero (GRAPPA, University of Amsterdam)||Learning the physics of CR transport from non-thermal Galactic emission|
|03/16/18||Fabio Cruz (Instituto Superior Tecnico, Portugal)||PIC simulations of magnetospheres: from the lunar surface to pulsars|
|04/06/18||Alex Chen (Princeton)||Magnetar discharge and other numerical experiments on radiative transfer|
|04/13/18||Adithan Kathirgamaraju (Purdue University)||Probing the presence of mildly relativistic components and structure in GRBs|
|04/20/18||Alexander Tchekhovskoy (Northwestern University)||When Pulsars Get Hungry: putting new spin on magnetospheric accretion|
|05/25/18||Anna Tenerani (UCLA)||Alfvén waves in the solar wind and the problem of constant-B field fluctuations: theory and predictions for the Parker Solar Probe|