CER Events

This is a listing of general CER events.  To view our Outreach events instead, visit the page here.


Upcoming

AUG


23

Concentrating Solar Power Technologies: Current Status and Future Projection

CER Seminar

Guangdong Zhu | Senior Researcher & Group Manager, National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL), Golden, Colorado, US

WHEN:  August 23, 2022 | 3:00 p.m.
WHERE: EBUII 584

SEP


07

TBA

Hosted by the Center for Matter Under Extreme Conditions, CMEC

Arianna E Gleason-Holbrook | Stanford University
Abstract & Bio

WHEN:  September 7, 2022 | 11:00 a.m.
WHERE: Web via Zoom


Recent

AUG


12

Exploring the universe through Discovery Science on the National Ignition Facility

CER Seminar

Bruce A. Remington | Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

WHEN:  August 12, 2022 | 11:00 a.m.
WHERE: EBUII 479 and via Zoom

AUG


03

Phase Behavior of Water and Hydrocarbons at Planetary Conditions Extreme Conditions

Hosted by the Center for Matter Under Extreme Conditions, CMEC

Sebastien Hamel | Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Abstract & Bio

WHEN:  August 3, 2022 | 11:00 a.m.
WHERE: Web via Zoom

JUL


25

11th ITER International School

Hosted by the US Burning Plasma Organization, UC San Diego's Center for Energy Research, and General Atomics

WHEN:  July 25-29
WHEREUC San Diego, Atkinson Hall Auditorium
A registration application is required. There is currently a waitlist.

JUL


06

Disentangling Cosmic Magnetic Field Generation: From Laser-target Illumination in the Laboratory, to Ray-tracing on the Computational Domain

Hosted by the Center for Matter Under Extreme Conditions, CMEC

Marissa B. P. Adams | Flash Center for Computational Science, Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Rochester
Abstract & Bio

WHEN:  July 6, 2022 | 11:00 a.m.
WHERE: Web via Zoom

MAY


25

Perspectives on Inertial Fusion Energy-Opportunities and Challenges

Joint CER/MAE Energy Seminar Series

Mike Campbell
Director of the Laboratory for Laser Energetics, University of Rochester
Abstract & Bio

WHEN:  May 25, 2022 | 11:00 a.m.
WHERE: Web via Zoom

MAY


11

Optimal Dispatch of Renewable Energy Systems with Storage to Improve System Lifetime

Joint CER/MAE Energy Seminar Series

Michael Wagner
Professor of Mechanical Engineering, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Abstract & Bio

WHEN:  May 11, 2022 | 11:00 a.m.
WHERE: Web via Zoom | Meeting ID: 969 3338 2577 

MAY


04

Big Data, Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence for CO2 Management, Fuel Flexibility and Fire Safety

Joint CER/MAE Energy Seminar Series

Prof. Jay Gore (PU)
Abstract & Bio

WHEN:  May 4, 2022 | 11:00 a.m.
WHERE: Web via Zoom | Meeting ID: 967 6638 0655

MAY


02

Ultrafast X-Ray Diffraction Studies of Phase Transitions in Zirconium and HOPG

Presented by the Materials Science in Extreme Environments University Research Alliance (MSEE)

Harry Radousky (LLNL)

WHEN:  May 2, 2022 | 2:00 p.m.
WHERE: Jack Keil Wolf Auditorium in CMRR | and Zoom | Meeting ID: 970 9730 1162

APR


21

2022 ZNetUS Workshop


WHEN:  April 21-22, 2022
WHEREThis workshop will be held completely online. Registration was required to attend.

APR


13

Three Wave Resonance Interactions: Transition to Chaos

Joint CER/MAE Energy Seminar Series

Alexey Knyazev & Yevgeniy Yakusevich (University of California San Diego)
Abstract & Bio

WHEN:  April 13, 2022 | 11:00 a.m.
WHERE: Web via Zoom | Meeting ID: 988 4939 2632

APR


06

Plasma Waves and the Compressibility of Warm Dense Hydrogen

Hosted by the Center for Matter Under Extreme Conditions, CMEC

Ryan Rygg
University of Rochester’s Laboratory for Laser Energetics |  Los Alamos National Laboratory
Abstract & Bio

WHEN:  April 6, 2022 | 11:00 a.m.
WHERE: Web via Zoom

APR


4-6

The Sherwood Fusion Theory Conference


WHEN:  April 4-6, 2022
WHERE: Hyatt Regency Sonoma Wine Country, Santa Rosa, California. Registration was required to attend. The workshop was held both online and in person.

This event was colocated with the 2022 US-EU Joint Transport Task Force Workshop.

APR


5-8

2022 US-EU Joint Transport Taskforce Workshop


WHEN:  April 5-8, 2022
WHERE: Hyatt Regency Sonoma Wine Country, Santa Rosa, California. Registration was required to attend. The workshop was held both online and in person.

MAR


02

Climate Change Optimism While Saving the World with Batteries

Joint CER/MAE Energy Seminar Series

Mike Ferry
CER, UC San Diego

WHEN:  March 2, 2022 | 11:00 a.m.
WHERE: Web via Zoom 

MAR


02

Los Alamos National Laboratory: Mission Scope and Opportunities

Hosted by the Center for Matter Under Extreme Conditions, CMEC

Leslie Welser Sherrill
Los Alamos National Laboratory
Abstract & Bio

WHEN:  March 2, 2022 | 11:00 a.m.
WHERE: Web via Zoom

FEB


16

Warm Dense Matter, Quantum Hydrodynamics, and Shocks

Joint CER/MAE Energy Seminar Series

Dr. Frank Graziani (Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory)
Abstract & Bio

WHEN:  February 2, 2022 | 11:00 a.m.
WHERE: Web via Zoom | Meeting ID: 937 6948 5233

FEB


02

Energy Management System of Transmission Power System and Microgrid

Joint CER/MAE Energy Seminar Series

Prof. Jin-Man Sohn (Hoseo University)
Abstract & Bio

WHEN:  February 2, 2022 | 11:00 a.m.
WHERE: Web via Zoom | Meeting ID: 996 9988 2138

FEB


02

Achieving a Burning (and Igniting, by most definitions) Plasma on the National Ignition Facility (NIF) Laser

Hosted by the Center for Matter Under Extreme Conditions, CMEC

Debra Callahan
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Abstract & Bio

WHEN:  February 2, 2022 | 11:00 a.m.
WHERE: Web via Zoom

JAN


05

Studying Matter at Extreme Conditions at Sandia National Laboratories

Hosted by the Center for Matter Under Extreme Conditions, CMEC

Stephanie Hansen
Sandia National Laboratories | Cornell University
Abstract & Bio

WHEN:  January 1, 2022 | 1:00 p.m.
WHERE: Web via Zoom

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