Programme

Please note that the programme is subject to change.

The event will start with a welcome registration on Sunday 22 May overlooking the Loch on the balcony of the Media Centre. This will be followed by dinner at 19:00 in the main campus cafeteria. The main conference sessions will start at 08:40 on Monday 23 May in the Talla Dhonaidh Chaimbeul Lecture Room and close at 10:30 on Thursday 26 May

Sunday 22 May Monday 23 May
Tuesday 24 May Wednesday 25 May
Thursday 26 May Poster Programme

Tuesday 24 May

08:00           

Refreshments / Breakfast 
Dining room

08:40

(Invited) Measurements of resistivity in warm dense matter for astrophysical applications 
Nicola Booth, Central Laser Facility, UK
Talla Dhonaidh Chaimbeul

09:20

Relaxation modelling of energy release avalanche in twisted solar coronal loops
Asad Hussain, University of Manchester, UK

09:40

Measurement of magnetic pitch angle in the tokamak edge via back-scattering of microwaves from turbulence
Kai Jakob Brunner, Durham University, UK

10:00

Auger clocking femtosecond collisional plasma dynamics
Sam Vinko, University of Oxford, UK

10:20

Update from breakout and recap

10:30

Refreshments
Dining room

11:00

(Invited) Resolving ion acoustic waves in warm dense matter
Thomas White, University of Oxford, UK

11:40

Breakout and recap

12:00

Lunch 

14:00

Free time/social activities and Outreach event, including short talks and demonstrations

19:00

Dinner

20:00

Comets - cosmic bringers of death, life, and new solar/stellar science open to the public
John Brown, Astronomer Royal for Scotland, UK

20:40 

Close

Key dates

  • Abstract submission deadline extended:
    22 February 2016
  • Early registration deadline:
    25 April 2016
  • Registration deadline:
    4 May 2016

Documents