Program of ITC-9

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Dec. 7 [Mon] : at OUSTAT Intl. Hotel

16:00 Registration
17:00 - 19:00 Get Together Party

Dec. 8 [Tue] : at Ceratopia TOKI

08:00 Registration 3rd Floor

Chairperson: T.Sato 3rd Floor
09:00 - 09:30 Opening
Welcome Addresses
A.Iiyoshi (Organizing Chairperson of ITC-9, NIFS, Japan)
Guest from MoE, Japan
Y.Tsukamoto (Mayor of Toki City, Japan)
09:30 - 10:30 Plenary Talk [PT-1]: J.L.Casti
WOULD-BE WORLDS The Science and the Surprise of Artificial Worlds

10:30 - 10:45 Coffee Break 3rd Floor

Chairperson: R.D.Hazeltine 3rd Floor
10:45 - 11:45 Plenary Talk [PT-2]: T.Sato
New Computer Simulation Science
11:45 - 12:15 Oral Presentation [OP-1]: K.Yoshikawa
Complexity in a Molecular String

12:15 - 13:30 Photo Entrance next to Restaurant "Hana-Ikki"
Lunch Break

Chairperson: J.L.Casti 3rd Floor
13:30 - 14:30 Plenary Talk [PT-3]: M.Mimura
Dynamics of Patterns and Interfaces Arising in far from Equilibrium Systems from Reaction-Diffusion Modelling Aspect
14:30 - 15:00 Oral Presentation [OP-2]: M.Sano
Does Ultimate State of Thermal Turbulence Exist?

15:00 - 15:15 Coffee Break 2nd Floor

Chairperson: R.Horiuchi 2nd Floor
15:15 - 17:15 Poster Presentations [P-I]

18:00 Reception for Foreign Participants Sponsored by Toki City

Dec. 9 [Wed] : at Ceratopia TOKI

Chairperson: Z.Yoshida 3rd Floor
09:00 - 10:00 Plenary Talk [PT-4]: B.A.Carreras
Self-Organized Criticality and Plasma Fluctuation Dynamics
10:00 - 10:30 Oral Presentation [OP-3]: M.M.Skoric
Micro and Macro-Scale Self-Organization in a Dissipative Plasma

10:30 - 10:45 Coffee Break 3rd Floor

Chairperson: T.M.O'Neil 3rd Floor
10:45 - 11:45 Plenary Talk [PT-5]: R.D.Hazeltine
Recent Advances in Plasma Kinetic Theory
11:45 - 12:15 Oral Presentation [OP-4]: V.Chan
Enhancement of Runaway Avalanche by Lower Hybrid Waves

12:15 - 13:30 Lunch Break

Chairperson: M.Okamoto 3rd Floor
13:30 - 14:30 Plenary Talk [PT-6]: J.W.Connor
The Influence of the Plasma Edge Region on the Performance of Tokamaks
14:30 - 15:00 Oral Presentation [OP-5]: M.Wakatani
Behavior of Interchange Mode in Heliotron and Tokamaks

15:00 - 15:15 Coffee Break 2nd Floor

Chairperson: T.Hayashi 2nd Floor
15:15 - 17:15
Poster Presentations [ P-II ]

18:00 Banquet Banquet Hall (1F)

Dec. 10 [Thu] : at Ceratopia TOKI

Chairperson: J.W.Connor 3rd Floor
09:00 - 10:00 Plenary Talk [PT-7]: B.Coppi
Physics of High Energy Plasmas (Industry Fusion Research) in the New Century
10:00 - 10:30 Oral Presentation [OP-6]: T.Hayashi
Relaxation Phenomena in Spherical Tokamak

10:30 - 10:45 Coffee Break 3rd Floor

Chairperson: M.Wakatani 3rd Floor
10:45 - 11:45 Plenary Talk [PT-8]: T.M.O'Neil
Recent Theory and Experiment for Plasmas with a Single Sign of Charge (From Coulomb Crystals to 2D Turbulence and Vortex Crystals)
11:45 - 12:15 Oral Presentation [OP-7]: Z.Yoshida
Self-Organization and Beltrami Conditions
12:15 - 12:45 Oral Presentation [OP-8]: N.Nakajima
Interesting Differences between Axisymmetric and Non-Axisymmetric Systems

12:45 - 14:00 Lunch Break

14:00 - 16:30 Technical Tour to NIFS: LHD & CompleXcope
14:00 - 16:00 Open Lecture for Citizens: T.Sato and J.W.Connor

Dec. 11 [Fri] : at Ceratopia TOKI

Chairperson: M.M.Skoric 3rd Floor
08:30 - 09:30 Plenary Talk [PT-9]: G.Laval
Non-Linear Interaction Mechanisms of an Ultra-Intense Laser Pulse with an Underdense Plasma
9:30 - 10:00 Oral Presentation [OP-9]: K.Mima
Theoretical Analysis of Intense Laser Plasma Interaction Experiments

10:00 - 10:15 Coffee Break 3rd Floor

Chairperson: B.A.Carreras 3rd Floor
10:15 - 10:45 Oral Presentation [OP-10]: G.E.Vekstein
Energy Release and Plasma Heating by Reconnective Magnetic Relaxation
10:45 - 11:15 Oral Presentation [OP-11]: R.Horiuchi
Anomalous Resistivity and Particle Kinetic Effect in Collisionless Reconnection

11:15 - 11:30 Coffee Break 3rd Floor

11:30 - 12:00 Oral Presentation [OP-12]: S.M.Mahajan
Beltrami Flows - Diamagnetic Structure
12:00 - 12:30 Oral Presentation [OP-13]: M.Yamada
Magnetic Reconnection and Self-organized Plasma Systems

12:30 - 13:30 Lunch Break

Chairperson: N.Nakajima 2nd Floor
13:30 - 15:30 Poster Presentations [ P-III ]

15:30 - 15:50 Closing: T.Sato 3rd Floor


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