NIMROD Team Meeting Agenda

March 14, 2015, New York University, New York City

Room 102, Warren Weaver Hall

Meeting minutes

Computational topics:

8:45-9:30         Carl SovinecNIMEQ solves with a separatrix and parallel development for

                                                computations with numerical vacuum modeling

9:30-10:15       Scott Kruger—Update on edge modeling (for Jake King)

10:15-10:30     break

10:30-11:00     John O'Bryan—Post-processing and synthetic diagnostics (for Simon Woodruff)

Physical model development:

11:00-11:45     Josh SauppeEnergy and helicity analysis in two-fluid modeling

11:45-12:30     Eric Held— Update on drift-kinetic modeling

12:30-1:30       lunch break

1:30-2:00         Chang Liu—Kinetic runaway electron simulation and coupling to NIMROD


2:00-2:30         John O'Bryan—Spheromak formation simulations

2:30-3:15         Fatima EbrahimiPlasmoid formation during CHI in NSTX/NSTX-U

3:15-3:30         break

3:30-4:15         Jonathan Hebert—Update on CTH modeling

4:15-5:00         Nick RoberdsDisruption simulation and sawtooth simulation

5:00-5:45         Tom JenkinsNIMROD modeling of sawtooth modes

5:45-6:15         Michael Halfmoon Energetic Particle Effects on Linear Tearing Mode Stability


team dinner