Programme

DDFIW_Program

PRELIMINARY PROGRAM (Click here to download it)

WEDNESDAY 22ND 
12:30 – 13:30Welcome Cocktail & Registration
13:30 – 13:45Opening Session: Juan M. Corchado (USAL Vice Chancellor for Reasearch & Transfer; Luis Roso (CLPU Director) & Luca Volpe (USAL/CLPU Director Chair)
SESSION 1HYDRODYNAMICS, FUSION & LPI
13:45 – 14:20Warren Garbett (AWE): Capsule Implosion experiments on Orion [INV]
14:20 – 14:55Stephano Atzenit (Univ. Rome): Hydrodynamic studies of shock ignition targets[INV]
14:55 – 15:20Sean Regan (Univ. Rochester LLE): The National Direct-Drive Program: OMEGA to the NIF
15:20 – 15:45Robbie Scott (STFC-RAL): Ultra high-mode mix in NIF indirect drive implosions
15:45 – 16:10Coffee Break / Poster Time
16:10 – 16:45Hideo Nagatomo (ILE-Osaka Univ.): Simulation study of magnetic-field-assisted fast ignition for FIREX [INV]
16:45 – 17:10Rafael Ramis (Univ. Polit. Madrid): 3D simulations of thin shell capsule implosions
17:10 – 17:35Jiri Limpouch (Czech Technical Univ.): Fluid simulations of laser interactions with low-density foams
17:35 – 18:00Arnaud Debayle (CEA-DAM-DIF): Crossed-beam energy transfer: analytical and numerical studies of the linear regime including the transient effect

 

THURSDAY 23RD 
SESSION 2PARTICLE ACCELERATION & ALTERNATIVE FUSION SCHEMES (1)
08:30 – 09:05Masakatsu Murakami (ILE-Osaka Univ.): Efficient proton acceleration by long pulse laser –
Theory & Experiment
[INV]
09:05 – 09:40Kunioki Mima (The GRaduate School for the Creation of New Photonics Industries): Efficient ion acceleration by kJ petawatt LFEX laser [INV]
09:40 – 10:05Javier Honrubia (Univ. Polit. Madrid): Proton generation and transport in hollow cones for fast ignition of fusion targets
10:05 – 10:30Dominic Hill (Imperial College London): Modelling of kinetic magnetized transport effects in ablating laser-produced plasmas
10:30 – 10:55Poster Session
10:55 – 11:20Coffee Break / Poster Time
11:20 – 11:45
Milan Holec (ELI-Beamlines): Plasma Euler and TRansport Equations nonlocal hydro code PETE: Simulations of high-power laser interaction with plasmas.
11:45 – 12:20Gabriel Cristoforetti (Pisa Nat. Inst. of Optics):Experimental Investigation on parametric instabilities in shock ignition regime at PALS [INV]
12:20 – 12:45Joao J. Santos (CELIA-Univ. Bordeaux): Towards a universal benchmarked Stark-Zeeman code for spectroscopic diagnostics and for integration in trasport codes
12:45 – 13:10Kazuki Matsuo (ILE-Osaka Univ): Temporal evolution of implosion core in strong magnetic field
13:10 – 13:30Bus to USAL Science Park
13:30 – 14:30Lunch in M3 USAL Science Park
14:30 – 15:00Giancarlo Gatti (CLPU): VEGA Presentation
15:00 – 16:00Visit VEGA
16:00 – 16:25Coffee Break
16:25 – 18:00Round Table
18:00 – 18:20Bus to Salamanca (Fonseca)

 

FRIDAY 24TH 
SESSION 3PARTICLE ACCELERATION & ALTERNATIVE FUSION SCHEMES (2)
08:30 – 09:05Sergey Gus'kov (P.N. Lebedev Physical Inst. of Russian Academy of Sciences): Neutronless  Nuclear Reaction at Inertial Confinement of the Magnetized Plasma of Laser-Accelerated photons and Boron Nuclei [INV]
09:05 – 09:40Fernando G. Rubio (Univ. Polit. Madrid): Compression of a magnetized plasma in a MagLIF context [INV]
09:40 – 10:15Michael Rosemberg (Univ. Rochester LLE): Planar Laser-Plasma interaction experiments at Direct-Drive-Ignition-Relevant Scale lengths at the NIF [INV]
10:15 – 10:40Andrea Sgattoni (LULI-LESIA): 3-wave electrostatic coupling and electromagnetic emission in hot plasmas
10:40 – 11:05Vladimir Tikhonchuk (CELIA-Univ. Bordeaux): Quasi-stationary magnetic fields generation with capacitor-coil targets
11:05 – 11:30Coffee Break / Poster Time
SESSION 4
ENERGY TRANSPORT IN FUSION PLASMA
11:30 – 11:55Witold Cayzac (CEA-DAM-DIF): Measurements of ion stopping near the Bragg peak in laser-generated plasmas
11:55 – 12:20Mauro Temporal (Centre de Mathèmatiques-ENS Cachan & CNRS): Effects of alpha stopping power modelling on the ignition threshols ina directly-driven Inertial Confinement Fusion capsule
12:20 – 12:45Darío del Sorbo (Univ. York): Benchmark of nonlocal transport models with Vlasov-Fokker-Planck codes
12:45 – 13:10David Casas (Univ. Castilla La-Mancha):Studies on WDM created by laser-accelerated protons in compound targets
13:10 – 13:35Piotr Raczka (Inst. of Plasma Physics & Laser Microfusion -Warsaw-):Contribution to the ion stopping from the partially degenerate electron plasma