NIMROD Team Meeting Agenda

April 30, 2017, Annapolis, Maryland

Caucus I and II, Westin, Annapolis

Meeting minutes

Computational development:

8:45-9:30         Carl SovinecAssorted NIMROD topics: nonlinear external-mode

                        representation, temporal integration, and possible revisit of potentials

9:30-10:15       Jacob King—NIMROD optimization for the KNL and interface with MKL


10:15-10:30     discussion / break

Physical model development:

10:30-11:15     Eric Held—Update on drift-kinetic computation with NIMROD

11:15-12:00     Valerie IzzoImproved runaway electron orbits in NIMROD using MCCC

                        (monte-carlo collision code) for pitch-angle scattering


12:00-12:45     Torrin Bechtel—Computations of Vector Potential and Toroidal Flux and

                        Applications to Stellarator Simulations

12:45-2:00       lunch break

2:00-2:45         Matthew BeidlerNonlinear Modeling of RMP-Induced Mode Locking


2:45-3:30         Eric Howell—Simulations of Low-q disruptions in CTH

3:30-3:45         discussion / break

3:45-4:30         Omar Lopez Ortiz—Ideal MHD equilibria with flows

4:30-5:15         John O'BryanSpheromak optimization study

5:15-5:45         Carl Sovinec, Kyle Bunkers, Ken Flanagan and Ethan Peterson—

                        New computations for MPDX


team dinner