Joint DNP Town Meetings on Nuclear Structure and Nuclear Astrophysics

August 21-23, 2014


Mitchell Institute, Texas A&M University




Nuclear Astro Meeting

Low Energy Meeting




Organizing Committee

Working Groups




Past Meetings

White Papers




Working Groups

Working group organizers are listed in parenthesis. The contact person is in bold text.

Nuclear Astrophysics:

August 22 13:00 – 14:30 Astro WG 1 Sessions
1. Nuclear Theory in Nuclear Astrophysics (McLaughlin, Reddy, Escher)
2. Radioactive beams, explosive nucleosynthesis (Rehm, Zegers, Bardayan, Blackmon)
3. Stable and gamma beams, stars, stellar burning, Big Bang, Sun (Champagne, Brune, Rogachev)
7. Supernova models, merger models, and chemical evolution (Hix, Froehlich)

August 22 15:00 – 16:30 Astro WG 2 Sessions
4. Neutron beams, s-process, NIF (Couture, Bernstein)
5. Data for Nuclear Astrophysics (Meyer, Smith)
6. Astrophysics theory and computing (Timmes, Messer)
8. Neutron stars (Lynch, Steiner)

Low Energy Nuclear Science:

August 22 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM LENP WG Sessions
10. Theory for Low-Energy Nuclear Science (Carlson, Hagen, Elster, Nazarewicz, Reddy)
11. Nuclear Structure and Reactions - Experiment (Carpenter, Fallon, Gade, Higinbotham, Jones, Wuosmaa) - Program
12. Nature of Dilute and Dense Nuclear Matter and the Equation of State (Horowitz, Natowitz, Sobotka, Tsang)
14. Applications and Nuclear Data (Stoyer, Lapi, Vetter, Kondev, McCutchen)

August 22 16:45 – 18:45 Joint Astro/LENP WG Sessions
13. Facilities and Instrumentation (Gross, Howell, Macchiavelli, Savard, Sherrill, Wiedenhoever)
15. Future Computational Needs in Nuclear Physics (Carlson)

Working group titles and focus may be adjusted as needed.




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