Nuclear Astrophysics Seminars at Notre Dame

Spring 2015





Investigation of transitional rare earth nuclei using light ion reactions: Nuclear Structure and Surrogates

January 19

Prof. Cornelius Beausang
University of Richmond

Stellar Neutron Sources and s-Process in Massive Stars

January 26

Rashi Talwar
University of Notre Dame

Low energy nuclear physics research at LLNL

February 3

Dr. Jason Burke
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

Measurement of the plasma astrophysical S factor for the 3He(d, p)4He reaction in exploding molecular clusters

February 9

Dr. Marina Barbui
Texas A&M University

Inelastic Neutron Scattering Studies Relevant to Neutrinoless Double-Beta Decay

February 16

Dr. Benjamin Crider

Study of fission dynamics and nuclear viscosity using particle emission as a probe

February 23

Dr. Yogesh Gupta
University of Notre Dame

Proton-capture reactions in thermonuclear supernovae and the p process

February 26

Dr. Kerstin Sonnabend
Goethe University Frankfurt, Germany

Beta decay of deformed nuclei with the
proton-neutron finite amplitude method

March 2

Thomas Shafer
University of North Carolina

Spring Break

March 9

Jet Modification and the Question of Quark Gluon Plasma in Small Collision Systems

March 16

Prof. Justin Frantz
Ohio University

Optically Probing Nuclei Trapped in Cryogenic Solids: Opportunities for Nuclear Physics

March 30

Prof. Jaideep Singh

Easter Break

April 6

The TITAN facility at TRIUMF: precision experiments with ion traps

April 13

Dr. Ania Kwiatkowski
TRIUMF, Canada

Covariant density functional theory: the journey across three-dimensional nuclear landscape

April 20

Prof. Anatoli Afanasjev
Mississippi State University

The photonuclear cross section of Boron-10 from the No Core Shell Model

April 27

Dr. Michael Kruse
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

Shell model nuclear level densities and applications in nuclear astrophysics

May 4

Prof. Mihai Horoi
Central Michigan University

Experimental measurement of 16O+12C fusion at stellar energies

May 11

Xiao Fang
University of Notre Dame

Electromagnetic processes in few-nucleon systems with the Chiral Effective Field Theory

May 18

Dr. Dagmara Rozpedzik
Jagiellonian University
Krakow, Poland

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