PSIā€Center Video Meeting Agenda (August 7-8, 2017)

8am to 3pm: 60 min Breaks at 9:30am and 12:00pm PST

Zoom Meeting Information


Meeting Agenda

Monday August 7, 2017

Machine Talks

8:00 am The LTX-β research program, Dick Majeski
8:45 am Nonsolenoidal startup on the Pegasus Spherical Tokamak, Dr. Michael Bongard


9:30 am East Coast Lunch Break


10:30am The Solar Dynamo, Dr. Tom Jarboe
11:15am Progress and Plans for the HITSI-3 Experiment, Dr. Aaron Hossack

12:00 pm West Coast Lunch Break

Code Talks

1:00 pm Progress and Plans for NIMROD, Carl Sovinec
1:40 pm Progress and Plans for PSI-TET and PSI-TRI, Dr. Chris Hansen

Development-Validation

2:30pm Updates on Development of Moment-Based Closures, Dr. Jeong-Young Ji

3:00pm Adjourn

5:00pm Dinner at Tom & Kay's

Tuesday August 8, 2017

Machine Talks

8:00am Understanding low frequency MHD dynamics in a Tokamak including 3D Boundry of conductors and current paths, Dick Majeski

Development-Validation

8:45am CHI Spheromak formation and compression study, Dr. John O'Bryan


9:30am East Coast Lunch Break


10:30am NIMROD Simulationsof HITSI and HITSI-3, Kyle Morgan

11:00am Progress and Plans for Plasma-Neutral Modeling in NIMROD, Dr. Uri Shumlak and Sina Taheri

11:45am West Coast Lunch Break

12:45pm Two-Fluid (plasma-neutral) simulations with PSI-Tet, Derek Sutherland

1:15pm Simulations of HIT Experiments with PSI-Tet, Tom Benedett

1:45pm NIMROD study of manifold-driven Steady Inductive Helicity Injection and mode structure on HIT devices, James Penna

Interface

2:15pm Status and Plans for the PSI-Center Interfacing Group and Collaborators, Dr. Brian Nelson

2:45 Adjourn