Agenda

Tuesday, 13 August 2019, Seminar Room
9:00AM Welcome Froula
9:15 AM Thomson scattering on OMEGA—lessons learned Katz
10:00 AM Theoretical framework of the optical Thomson scattering Rozmus
10:45AM Break  
11:15 AM Subtleties to fitting Thomson scattering spectrum Follett
12:00 PM Lunch (Provided) Outside
Seminar
room
1:30 PM Mitigation of self-focusing in Thomson scattering experiments Hansen
1:50 PM Ultrafast spectroscopy: Effects of collisions on Thomson
scattering electron plasma waves
Davies
2:10 PM Imaging Thomson scattering: Measuring plasma conditions
in a strong shock
Rinderknecht
2:30 PM Measuring non-Maxwellian electron distribution function
with angularly resolved Thomson scattering
Milder
2:50 PM Break  
3:10 PM Thomson scattering measurements of kinetic instabilities
in optical-field-ionized plasmas
Zhang
3:30 PM Initial electron distribution functions of optical-field
ionized helium plasmas measured by short-pulse
Thomson scattering
Huang
3:50 PM Thomson scattering in pulsed power driven HEDP experiments
on MAGPIE facility
Lebedev
4:10 PM Thomson scattering on Laboratory Plasma jets to Study
Current Polarity Effects
Banasek
6:30 PM BBQ Dinner  
 
Wednesday, 14 August 2019, Seminar Room
9:00 AM NIF Optical Thomson Scattering Ross
9:45 AM Initial NIF OTS Experiments Swaddling
10:30 AM Break  
11:00 AM Impact of non-Maxwellian EDF on inferred plasma
parameters in collective Thomson scattering
Milder
12:00 PM Lunch (Provided) Outside
Seminar
room
1:30 PM Analysis of OMEGA Experiments
(Collisionless shocks/Be Spheres) using PIC
Bruulsema
1:50 PM Thomson scattering measurements of particle dynamics
in magnetized collisionless shocks
Schaeffer
2:10 PM    
2:40 PM    
3:10 PM Closing Remarks  
3:30 PM End of workshop