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Past Webinars

Robbie Scott

Robbie Scott, STFC Rutherford Appleton Laboratory, UK

December 12, 2023 at 9pm Beijing time (8am EDT/1pm London/2pm Paris)

Shock Ignited Approaches to Laser Inertial Fusion Energy
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Xueqing Yan

Eugene Gregoryanz, University of Edinburgh, UK

October 17, 2023,  at 9pm Beijing time (9am EDT/2pm London/3pm Paris)

Hydrogen and deuterium and their interactions at high compressions
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Xueqing Yan

Xueqing Yan, Peking University, China

September 22, 2023 at 9pm Beijing time (9am EDT/2pm London/3pm Paris)

Laser Plasma Accelerator and Applications
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Mickael Grech

Mickael Grech, Laboratoire d’Utilisation des Lasers Intenses (LULI), Ecole Polytechnique, CNRS, France

July 11, 2023 at 9pm Beijing time (9am EDT/2pm London/3pm Paris/9pm Beijing)

Electromagnetic QED cascades in the lab: how close are we to creating showers and avalanches?
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Bruno Albertazzi

Bruno Albertazzi, CNRS, LULI Laboratory, France

June 13, 2023 at 9pm Beijing time (9am EDT/2pm London/3pm Paris/9pm Beijing)

Supernovae Remnants and their interaction with external agents in the laboratory: how it structure the ISM
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	Jorge E. Hirsch

Jorge E. Hirsch, Department of Physics, University of California San Diego

May 2, 2023 at 9pm Beijing time (9am EDT/2pm London/3pm Paris/9pm Beijing)

Are hydrides under high pressure high temperature superconductors?
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Lifeng Wang

Lifeng Wang, Institute of Applied Physics and Computational Mathematics

April 11, 2023, 9am EDT (2pm London/3pm Paris/9pm Beijing)

Shock-assisted ignition for 2-3 MJ indirect-drive moderate-gain ICF capsules
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Norimasa Osaki

Norimasa Osaki, Graduate School of Engineering, Osaka University

March 7, 2023, 8am EDT (1pm London/2pm Paris/9pm Beijing)

Dynamic high-pressure research using intense photon beams
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Dr. Zhaohui Wu

Dr. Zhaohui Wu, Laser Fusion Research Center(LFRC), China Academic of Engineering Physics, China 

February 23, 2023, 8am EDT (1pm London/2pm Paris/9pm Beijing)

New ways of laser compression via plasma
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Christian Schubert

Christian Schubert, ELI Beamlines Centre, Institute of Physics, Czech Academy of Sciences

January 19, 2023 8am EDT (1pm London/2pm Paris/9pm Beijing)

Photon - Photon Scattering
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Kunioki Mima

Prof. Wenjun Ma, Peking University, China

December 13, 2022, 8am EDT (1pm London/2pm Paris/9pm Beijing)

Science and technologies in the targets for laser‐plasma accelerators
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Gérard Mourou

Professor Gérard Mourou, Haut-Collège at the École polytechnique, France

November 15, 2022, 8 am EST (1pm London/2pm Paris/9pm Beijing)

Searching for extreme light
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Marco Borghes

Marco Borghesi, Centre for Plasma Physics, Queen’s University Belfast (UK)

October 4, 2022, 9 am EDT (2pm London/3pm Paris/9pm Beijing)

Multispecies ion acceleration from laser-driven ultrathin foils
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Kunioki Mima

Professor Kunioki Mima, Institute of Laser Engineering, Osaka University, Japan

September 13, 2022, 9am EDT (2pm London/3pm Paris/9pm Beijing/10pm Tokyo)

Overview of Recent Development of Laser Driven Neutron Source and Nuclear Resonance Absorption Imaging at ILE Osaka University
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Dr. Caterina Riconda

Dr. Caterina Riconda, Laboratoire d’Utilisation des Lasers Intenses (LULI), Sorbonne Université, Paris, France

July 19th, 2022, 9 am EDT (2pm London/3pm Paris/9pm Beijing)

Surface Electron Acceleration in Laser Overdense Plasma Interaction
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Marija Vranic

Marija Vranic, Instituto Superior Técnico, University of Lisbon, Portugal

June 14th, 2022, 9 am EDT (2pm London/3pm Paris/9pm Beijing)

Plasma in extreme fields: challenges and opportunities
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Florian Debras

Florian Debras, Centre national de la recherche scientifique (CNRS), France

May 10th, 2022, 9 am EDT (2pm London/3pm Paris/9pm Beijing)

Planetary interiors: from laboratory warm dense matter experiments to the core of Jupiter
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Wentao Wang

Wentao Wang, Shanghai Institute of Optics and Machinery, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China

April 5, 2022, 9 am EDT (2pm London/3pm Paris/9pm Beijing)

High-quality electron beams and free-electron lasing based on laser wakefield accelerator
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James Bailey

James Bailey, Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, NM

Laboratory opacity measurements for stellar interiors
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Marcus Knudson

Marcus Knudson, Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, NM

Coupling the Sandia Z Machine and Condensed Matter Theory to Understand Extreme Dynamic Compression Experiments
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Jian Sun

Jian Sun, Nanjing University, China

Prediction of new material and new state under high pressure
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Marcelo Ciappina

Marcelo Ciappina, Guangdong Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, China

Using tunneling ionization for ultrahigh laser intensities calibration
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Gianluca Gregori

Gianluca Gregori, University of Oxford, UK

Strong suppression of heat conduction in a laboratory replica of galaxy-cluster turbulent plasmas
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Victor Malka

Victor Malka, Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel

Laser plasma accelerators physics with the first results from the new WIS 2 x100 TW laser
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Paul McKenna

Paul McKenna, University of Strathclyde, United Kingdom

Role of the relativistic plasma aperture in particle acceleration and the generation of high order modes of intense light.
View Paul McKenna's presentation abstract

Related articles:
Investigation of magnetic inhibition effect on ion acceleration at high laser intensities
Ion source perturbation and control in intense laser plasma interaction

Yanqi Gao

Yanqi Gao, Shanghai Institute of Laser Plasma, China Academy of Engineering Physics, Shanghai, China.

Low-coherence high-power laser drivers for inertial confinement fusion
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View Yanqi Gao's presentation recording here 

Related article:
Development of low-coherence high-power laser drivers for inertial confinement fusion

Kazuo A Tanaka

Kazuo A Tanaka, ELI-NP: Extreme Light Infrastructure-Nuclear Physics, Magurele, Romania.

Current Status of ELI-NP with Emphasis on 10 PW Laser Operation
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Related article:
Current status and highlights of the ELI-NP research program

Ronald Redmer

Ronald Redmer, University of Rostock, Rostock, Germany.

Warm dense matter – probing planetary interiors 
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Ho-Kwang (David) Mao

Ho-Kwang (David) Mao, Director of HPSTAR, Center for High Pressure Science and Technology Advanced Research, Shanghai, China.

The Aerobic Earth
View Ho-Kwang Mao's presentation slides
View Ho-Kwang Mao's recording here

Related articles:
Key problems of the four-dimensional Earth system

Donald Earl Winget

Donald Earl Winget, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, United States

Laboratory Astrophysics at Cosmic Conditions
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Sakura Pascarelli

Sakura Pascarelli, European XFEL, Germany

New scientific opportunities for studies of matter at extreme conditions at the European XFEL
View Sakura Pascarelli's presentation abstract


Special webinar: Ceremony of MRE Young Scientist Award

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