2004 DOE CSGF Annual Program Review Agenda

Tuesday, July 19 – Thursday, July 22
Washington Court Hotel, Washington, DC

Monday, July 19

5:00 pm

New Fellows Photo Session – Ashlawn

6:00 - 9:00 pm

Registration – Lower Lobby

7:00 pm

New Attendees Dinner – Sagamore Hill

Tuesday, July 20

7:00 - 8:15 am

Registration – Lower Lobby

7:00 - 8:15 am

Breakfast Buffet – Atrium Ballroom

8:30 am

Welcome – Grand Ballroom
John Grosh, Department of Defense
“High-End Computing”

Session I – Grand Ballroom
Moderator: M. Strayer
Office of Science, U.S. Department of Energy

9:00 - 10:00 am

Alice Koniges, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
“Simulating the World’s Largest Laser with Arbitrary Lagrange Eulerian Methods and Adaptive Grids”

10:00 - 10:20 am

Daniel Horner, University of California, Berkeley
Atomic and molecular double photoionization calculations using exterior complex scaling

10:20 - 10:40 am

Benjamin Keen, University of Michigan
A Kinetic Scheme for Gas Dynamics on Arbitrary Grids

10:40 - 11:00 am


11:00 - 11:20 am

Richard Mills, College of William & Mary
“Adapting to memory pressure from within scientific applications on multiprogrammed environments”

11:20 - 11:40 am

Ryan Elliott, University of Michigan
“Stability of Bi-Atomic Crystal Structures”

12:00 - 1:15 pm

Luncheon – Atrium Ballroom
Speaker: Max Kilger, The Honeynet Project
“Can You Catch More Than Bees with a Honeynet? A Look at the Honeynet Project, its Technology and Challenges”

1:30 - 2:45 pm

2004 Frederick Howes Scholar Award Announcement and PresentationGrand Ballroom
Margaret Wright, Courant Institute/New York University


2004 Frederick Howes Scholar Talk
Collin Wick, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
“Simulating PEO melts using connectivity-altering Monte Carlo”

2:45 - 3:00 pm


3:00 - 3:45 pm

2003 Frederick Howes Scholar Talk
Jon Wilkening, Courant Institute
“Grain boundary diffusion due to stress and electromigration ”

3:45 - 4:15 pm

POS/Practicum/Q&A Session
J. Corones, Krell Institute

4:00 pm

Labs set up for poster session

4:15 - 5:00 pm

New Fellow/Steering Committee Session

5:00 pm

Laboratory Poster Session Opening Remarks - Atrium Ballroom
D. Crandall, National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA)

5:00 - 7:00 pm

Practicum Poster Session/ReceptionAtrium Ballroom

Wednesday, July 21

7:00 am

Senate Office Breakfast RegistrationMain Lobby

7:30 am

Depart from hotel lobby

8:00 - 9:00 am

Breakfast Buffet at 106 Dirksen Senate Office Building (CSGF fellows, Advisors)
All other meeting participants - breakfast on your own

9:45 am

Return to hotel

Session II
ModeratorJ. Brown, NNSA


10:00 - 11:00 am

Keynote – Grand Ballroom
Charles S. Peskin, New York University
Muscle and Blood: Computer Simulation of the Heart by the Immersed Boundary Method

11:00 - 11:20 am


11:20 - 11:40 am

Michael Kowalok, University of Wisconsin
Adjoint methods for radiation therapy treatment planning

11:40 am - 12:00 pm

Catherine Norman, Northwestern University
The Dynamics of a Gas Bubble in an Inclined Channel at Finite Reynolds Number

12:00 - 12:20 pm

Devin Balkcom, Carnegie Mellon University
Introducing Robotic Origami Folding

12:30 pm

Lunch - On your own

Free Time
Breakdown of Grand Ballroom for Poster Session

4:00 pm

Fellows set up for Poster SessionGrand Ballroom

5:00 - 7:00 pm

Fellows Poster Session/ReceptionGrand Ballroom

Thursday, July 22

8:00 am

Continental BreakfastGrand Ballroom Foyer

Session III
ModeratorT. Adams, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory


9:00 - 9:20 am

Gavin Conant, University of New Mexico
“The Rarity of Evolution Through Gene Shuffling”

9:20 - 9:40 am

Catherine Grasso, Cornell University
“Multiple Sequence Alignment Representation and Annotation Using Partial Order Graphs”

9:40 - 10:00 am


10:00 - 10:20 am

Justin Koo, University of Michigan
Computational Modeling of Hall Thrusters

10:20 - 10:40 am

Matthew Anderson, University of Texas
Constrained Evolution of Black Hole Spacetimes

10:40 am - 12:00 pm

Alumni/Current Fellows Session

Moderated by Mayya Tokman, University of California, Berkeley

12:15 - 1:30 pm

Luncheon - Atrium Ballroom

SpeakerSharon L. Hays, Office of Science and Technology Policy
“From Lab Rat to Bureaucrat: a Former Scientist’s Perspective on Working in the Policy Arena”

2:30 pm

Meeting adjourned