Workshop on Plasma Physics with Intense Ion and Laser Beams

chaired by V. Fortov (JIHT RAS), Th. Stöhlker (GSI), K. Witte (GSI)
from to (Europe/Berlin)
at GSI ( Meeting Room beside Lecture Hall & Theory Seminar Room )
Planckstraße 1 64291 Darmstadt
Description
Preliminary Program
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  • Friday, November 21, 2008
    • 08:45 - 09:00 Welcome addresses
      Location: Meeting Room beside Lecture Hall
      • 08:45 Welcome by the Director of the ExtreMe Matter Institute EMMI 5'
        Speaker: P. Braun-Munzinger (GSI, EMMI)
      • 08:50 Introductory remarks to the workshop by the Director of the Joint Institute for High Temperature RAS, Moscow 10'
        Speaker: V. Fortov (Joint Institute for High Temperature RAS)
    • 09:00 - 10:00 PHELIX and its research potential
      • 09:00 PHELIX – Present performance and upgrades 30'
        Speaker: K. Witte (GSI)
        Material: Slides powerpoint file
      • 09:30 Scientific program of the new division “Plasma Physics with Intense Ion and Laser Beams” 30'
        Speaker: Th. Kühl (GSI)
    • 10:00 - 14:00 Laser-matter interaction at relativistic intensities
      • 10:00 Ion acceleration in intense laser fields 30'
        Speaker: Th. Schlegel (GSI)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 10:30 Relativistic electron-positron plasma and x-rays 30'
        Speaker: Th. Cowan (FZ Dresden-Rossendorf, Institut für Strahlenphysik)
      • 11:00 Coffee Break 30'
      • 11:30 Bright sources of radiation and high-energy electrons using gas, solid, and nano-structured targets irradiated by short intense laser pulses 30'
        Speaker: N. Andreev (Joint Institute for High Temperature RAS, Moscow)
        Material: Slides powerpoint file
      • 12:00 Weibel instability of a relativistic electron beam in a quasi-neutral plasma 30'
        Speaker: A. Karmakar (FZ Jülich, Supercomputing Centre)
      • 12:30 Lunch 1h30'
    • 14:00 - 16:50 Interaction of heavy ion beams with matter
      • 14:00 Slowing down of swift ions in strongly magnetized matter and in dense binary ionic mixtures 30'
        Speaker: C. Deutsch (Université Paris-Sud, Laboratoire de Physique de Gaz et de Plasma)
      • 14:30 Laser-accelerated ions and interaction of swift ions with dense plasma 30'
        Speaker: A. Blazevic (GSI)
      • 15:00 Experimental and theoretical investigations of high-energy-density states in matter induced by intense heavy ion and laser beams 30'
        Speaker: I. Lomonosov (Institute of Problems of Chemical Physics RAS)
      • 15:30 Status of HEDP research by intense heavy ion beams at GSI 30'
        Speaker: D. Varentsov (GSI)
      • 16:00 Coffee Break 20'
      • 16:20 Theoretical investigations and experiments with PHELIX and intense heavy ion beams 30'
        Speaker: B. Sharkov (Moscow Institute of Theoretical and Experimental Physics)
    • 17:00 - 17:30 Joint signature of the Memorandum of Understanding
      Location: WD-Zimmer
      • 17:00 Joint signature of the Memorandum of Understanding between GSI Helmholtzzentrum für Schwerionenforschung GmbH, Extreme Matter Institute and Institution of the Russian Academy of Sciences: Joint Institute for High Temperature RAS 10'
    • 17:30 - 19:00 Laboratory Visits: PHELIX, Z6 and HHT
    • 19:00 - 21:00 Buffet
      Location: GSI Foyer
  • Saturday, November 22, 2008
    • 09:00 - 11:50 Diagnostics of high energy-density plasmas
      Location: Theory Seminar Room
      • 09:00 Applications of PHELIX-produced plasmas as a powerful source of x-ray photons and fast charged particles 30'
        Speaker: I. Skobelev (Joint Institute for High Temperature RAS, Moscow)
        Material: Slides powerpoint file
      • 09:30 Future experiments on the laser interaction with nanostructures 30'
        Speaker: O. Rosmej (GSI)
      • 10:00 Non-equilibrium phenomena, phase transitions, and non-ideal plasma under the action of short intense laser pulses: experiments and time-resolved diagnostics 30'
        Speaker: S. Ashitkov (Institute of High Energy Density RAS)
        Material: Slides powerpoint file
      • 10:30 X-ray scattering from warm dense matter/ strongly coupled plasmas 30'
        Speaker: D. Riley (Queen’s University Belfast, Centre for Plasma Physics)
      • 11:00 Coffee Break 20'
      • 11:20 Atomic physics in dense plasmas 30'
        Speaker: F. Rosmej (Université Pierre et Marie Curie – Paris VI, Groupe Physique Atomique des Plasmas Denses)
        Material: Slides pdf file
    • 11:50 - 14:00 Code development
      • 11:50 Multi-phase code development for the simulation of PHELIX experiments 30'
        Speaker: M. Povarnitsyn (Joint Institute for High Temperature RAS, Moscow)
      • 12:20 Hydrodynamic simulations for extreme matter research 30'
        Speaker: A. Tauschwitz (Universität Frankfurt, Theoretische Physik)
      • 12:50 Lunch 1h10'
    • 14:00 - 16:30 Equation of State: Theory and measurements
      • 14:00 Wide-range equations of state and radiative opacity of substances at high energy density 30'
        Speaker: K. Khishchenko (Joint Institute for High Temperature RAS, Moscow)
        Material: Slides powerpoint file
      • 14:30 Thermodynamic and transport properties of warm dense hydrogen and deuterium based on first principle Direct-Path Integral Monte Carlo and Wigner dynamics approaches 30'
        Speaker: P. Levashov (Joint Institute for High Temperature RAS, Moscow)
      • 15:00 Wide-range models for optical, transport, and thermodynamic properties of WDM and laser plasmas 30'
        Speaker: M. Veysman (Joint Institute for High Temperature RAS, Moscow)
        Material: Slides pdf file
    • 15:30 - 16:00 Laser and Ion Beam Interaction with Matter 30'
      Speaker: V. Efremov (Joint Institute for High Temperatures)
    • 16:00 - 16:30 Concluding Remarks