Workshop on Laser Fusion Research Opportunities at FAIR

from Thursday, 20 June 2024 (09:00) to Friday, 21 June 2024 (16:30)
GSI (SB Lecture Hall)

        : Sessions
    /     : Talks
        : Breaks
20 Jun 2024
21 Jun 2024
Existing ICF capabilities at GSI and future possibilities at FAIR (until 10:15) (SB Lecture Hall)
09:00 Welcome to GSI and introduction - Vincent Bagnoud (GSI Helmholtzzentrum für Schwerionenforschung GmbH(GSI))   (SB Lecture Hall)
09:15 PHELIX current capabilities & possible upgrades - Johannes Hornung (GSI Helmholtzzentrum für Schwerionenforschung GmbH(GSI))   (SB Lecture Hall)
09:45 Concept for an IFC research capability at FAIR - Vincent Bagnoud (GSI Helmholtzzentrum für Schwerionenforschung GmbH(GSI))   (SB Lecture Hall)
10:15 --- Coffee Break ---
IFE Research (until 12:30) (SB Lecture Hall)
10:40 Experiments on equation of state and microphysics of IFE ablator materials - Dominik Kraus (HZDR)   (SB Lecture Hall)
11:05 A dedicated station for Ion stopping power studies in extreme states of plasmas - luca volpe (ETSIAE Universidad Politecnica de Madrid)   (SB Lecture Hall)
11:25 Past, present and future experiments at GSI on energy loss in plasma - Abel Blazevic (GSI Helmholtzzentrum für Schwerionenforschung GmbH(GSI))   (SB Lecture Hall)
11:45 Feasibility study for proton FI via hole boring acceleration from foam targets - Daniel Seipt (GSI Helmholtzzentrum für Schwerionenforschung GmbH(GSI))   (SB Lecture Hall)
12:10 Developments for laser-driven polarized fusion - Dr Chuan Zheng (Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf)   (SB Lecture Hall)
Landscape Analysis (until 10:45) (SB Lecture Hall)
09:00 High energy density physic studies on high energy lasers - Dr Sébastien Le Pape (LULI, Ecole Polytechnique, France)   (SB Lecture Hall)
09:25 Laser Plasma Physics fur Fusion Science at CLPU - Dr Michael Ehret (CLPU)   (SB Lecture Hall)
09:50 Report about recent workshop: Tackling Some Inertial Fusion Energy Challenges at the European XFEL. (11 - 12 June 2024) - Ulf Zastrau (European XFEL)   (SB Lecture Hall)
10:10 Gaps in the theoretical support for ICF experiments - Dirk Gericke (University of Warwick)   (SB Lecture Hall)
10:25 --- Discussion ---
10:45 --- Coffee Break ---
Fussion hub in the state of Rhein-Main Area (until 12:35) (SB Lecture Hall)
11:15 Towards a German Laser Fusion Hub - Prof. Markus Roth (Focused Energy GmbH)   (SB Lecture Hall)
11:45 Vision of the HED@FAIR collaboration - Dr Kurt Schoenberg (HED@FAIR COLLABORATION)   (SB Lecture Hall)
12:05 --- Discussion: planning the next steps ---
12:30 --- Lunch Break (GSI- Cantine) ---
IFE Research needs and developments (until 15:40) (SB Lecture Hall)
13:30 Implosion Target Designs with Mitigation of Laser-Plasma Instabilities for Inertial Fusion Energy - Wolfgang Theobald (Focused Energy)   (SB Lecture Hall)
13:55 Fusing simulation and data analysis for laser fusion research opportunities at FAIR - Michael Bussmann (Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden - Rossendorf)   (SB Lecture Hall)
14:20 Ab initio calculation of thermophysical properties for ICF plasmas - Ronald Redmer (University of Rostock)   (SB Lecture Hall)
14:40 Inertial Fusion Energy: Opportunities and Challenges of the Laser Technology in the Journey Towards Scientific Risk Mitigation - Dr Clément Paradis (Focused Energy GmbH)   (SB Lecture Hall)
15:05 Adaptive Laser Architecture - Unlocking IFE with Next-Generation Laser Control - Jonas Benjamin Ohland (GSI Helmholtzzentrum für Schwerionenforschung GmbH(GSI))   (SB Lecture Hall)
15:25 --- Discussion round on laser technologies ---
15:40 --- Coffee Break ---
IFE and materials research (until 18:05) (SB Lecture Hall)
16:00 Kinetic modeling of laser-plasma instabilities in directly driven fusion capsules - Juan Fernandez (Los Alamos National Laboratory)   (SB Lecture Hall)
16:25 Importance of stimulated Raman side-scattering in Direct-Drive experiments - Kevin Glize (STFC/CLF)   (SB Lecture Hall)
16:50 Laser-driven free electron X-ray sources for plasma backlighting - Stefan Karsch (Universität München)   (SB Lecture Hall)
17:15 GSI MAT ion facilities for Fusion Materials - Pascal Simon (GSI Helmholtzzentrum für Schwerionenforschung GmbH(GSI))   (SB Lecture Hall)
17:40 Thermo-mechanical characterization of materials for fusion applications - Marilena Tomut (GSI Helmholtzzentrum, Darmstadt;Institute of Materials Physics, WWU, Münster)   (SB Lecture Hall)
19:00 --- Dinner (GSI) ---
12:35 --- Lunch Break (GSI- Cantine) ---
FAIR Site Visit (until 16:30) (SB Lecture Hall)