Programme

Wednesday 5 April

09:00

(Invited) Laser-driven charged particle beam structures induced by diffraction
Martin King, University of Strathclyde, UK

09:40

Intermittent transport in the divertor of MAST and TCV
Nick Walkden, CCFE, UK

10:00

Mass transfer in surface dielectric barrier discharges
Alex Shaw, Loughborough University, UK

10:20

Refreshment break

10:40

(Invited) Accessing high confinement conditions in hydrogen and mixed species plasmas in JET
Jon Hillesheim, CCFE, UK

11:20

High energy and efficiency proton acceleration from relativistically transparent laser-foil interactions
Adam Higginson, University of Strathclyde, UK

11:40

Modelling of plasma-liquid interactions
Joshua Holgate, Imperial College London, UK

12:00

IOP Plasma Group AGM

12:30

Lunch

13:30

(Invited) Analysis of low temperature atmospheric plasma polymerisation processes for innovative coating applications
Kirsty McKay, University of Liverpool UK

14:10

Investigations on the role of inferior phase velocity laser plasma wakefield in proton acceleration
Supriya Rai, University College London, UK

14:30

Ion cyclotron emission as a diagnostic of the time evolution of edge density during ELMs in KSTAR plasmas
Benjamin Chapman, The university of Warwick, UK

14:50

Proton imaging of stochastic magnetic fields
Archie Bott, University of Oxford, UK

15:10

Refreshment break

15:30

Pulsed laser breakdown in water and its aftermath
Bill Graham, Queens University Belfast, UK

15:50

Some problems with the ponderomotive force
David Burton, Physics Department, Lancaster University, UK

16:10

Poster introductions

16:30

Poster session

19:00

Conference dinner

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Key dates

  • Abstract submission deadline: EXTENSION
    25 January 2017
  • Poster submission deadline: 
    24 February 2017
  • Early registration deadline:
    17 February 2017
  • Registration deadline:
    24 March 2017