Gyrokinetics in Laboratory and Astrophysical Plasmas

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Created: 2010-07-20 16:31
Institution: Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences
Editors' group: SMS Editors group for the Newton Institute
Description: Perhaps the greatest challenge in plasma science is to understand the multiscale interaction between small-scale fluctuations and large-scale plasma dynamics. This is crucial both in fundamental astrophysical and space physics research (e.g., turbulence in the solar wind) and in more practical terrestrial contexts (e.g., the performance of the international fusion reactor, ITER, will be limited by the transport caused by small-scale fluctuations). Multiscale plasma dynamics also represent a formidable and fascinating mathematical challenge, as new analytical and numerical methods have to be developed in order for major breakthroughs to become possible.

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2D and 3D kinetic simulations of the MRX reconnection experiment


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Daughton, W (Los Alamos)
Thursday 29 July 2010, 17:00-17:40

Collection: Gyrokinetics in Laboratory and Astrophysical Plasmas

Institution: Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences

Created: Wed 11 Aug 2010


Alfvénic turbulence in tokamaks: from micro- to meso-scale fluctuations


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Zonca, F (ENEA C.R. Frascati)
Wednesday 21 July 2010, 14:45-15:30

Collection: Gyrokinetics in Laboratory and Astrophysical Plasmas

Institution: Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences

Created: Fri 23 Jul 2010


Dispersive Alfvén-wave turbulence and the role of self-generated temperature anisotropy


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Passot, T (Observatoire de la Côte d' Azur)
Wednesday 21 July 2010, 11:30-12:15

Collection: Gyrokinetics in Laboratory and Astrophysical Plasmas

Institution: Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences

Created: Fri 23 Jul 2010


Effects of three-dimensional geometry and radial electric field on ITG turbulence and zonal flows


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Sugama, H (National Institute for Fusion Science)
Friday 23 July 2010, 14:00-14:45

Collection: Gyrokinetics in Laboratory and Astrophysical Plasmas

Institution: Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences

Created: Tue 27 Jul 2010


Electric field effects in stellarators


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Helander, P (Max-Planck)
Tuesday 27 July 2010, 15:15-15:45

Collection: Gyrokinetics in Laboratory and Astrophysical Plasmas

Institution: Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences

Created: Wed 11 Aug 2010


Entropy cascade in 2D-2V Vlasov-hybrid electrostatic model


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Califano, F (Pisa)
Wednesday 21 July 2010, 16:30-16:50

Collection: Gyrokinetics in Laboratory and Astrophysical Plasmas

Institution: Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences

Created: Fri 23 Jul 2010


Entropy transfer processes in kinetic plasma turbulence and zonal flows


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Watanabe, T (National Institute for Fusion Science)
Monday 02 August 2010, 14:00-14:45

Collection: Gyrokinetics in Laboratory and Astrophysical Plasmas

Institution: Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences

Created: Thu 12 Aug 2010


Experiments on the Propagation of Plasma Filaments in VTF


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Egedal, J (MIT)
Thursday 29 July 2010, 14:00-14:40

Collection: Gyrokinetics in Laboratory and Astrophysical Plasmas

Institution: Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences

Created: Wed 11 Aug 2010


Fluid models of free energy cascade dynamics


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Dorland, B (Maryland)
Wednesday 21 July 2010, 17:10-17:30

Collection: Gyrokinetics in Laboratory and Astrophysical Plasmas

Institution: Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences

Created: Fri 23 Jul 2010


Global Gyrokinetic Equations: Extended Orderings and Second Order Terms


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Dimits, A (Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory)
Tuesday 10 August 2010, 10:00-11:00

Collection: Gyrokinetics in Laboratory and Astrophysical Plasmas

Institution: Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences

Created: Thu 12 Aug 2010


Grasping plasma turbulence fundamentals: where do we stand?


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Jenko, F (Max-Planck-Institut für Plasmaphysik)
Tuesday 20 July 2010, 14:00-14:45

Collection: Gyrokinetics in Laboratory and Astrophysical Plasmas

Institution: Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences

Created: Thu 22 Jul 2010


Gyrofluid momentum conservation law


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Brizard, A (Saint Michael's College, Vermont)
Thursday 05 August 2010, 15:30-16:30

Collection: Gyrokinetics in Laboratory and Astrophysical Plasmas

Institution: Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences

Created: Thu 12 Aug 2010


Gyrokinetic energy conservation laws


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Brizard, A (Saint Michael's College, Vermont)
Monday 02 August 2010, 10:00-11:00

Collection: Gyrokinetics in Laboratory and Astrophysical Plasmas

Institution: Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences

Created: Thu 12 Aug 2010


Gyrokinetic particle-in-cell simulations of Alfvenic modes


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Mishchenko, A (Max-Planck)
Wednesday 04 August 2010, 14:00-15:00

Collection: Gyrokinetics in Laboratory and Astrophysical Plasmas

Institution: Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences

Created: Thu 12 Aug 2010


Gyrokinetic simulations of reconnection - an update


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Rogers, B (Dartmouth)
Monday 26 July 2010, 14:00-14:40

Collection: Gyrokinetics in Laboratory and Astrophysical Plasmas

Institution: Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences

Created: Wed 11 Aug 2010


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