DOE NNSA SSGF Annual Program Review Presentations

Tuesday, June 25 - Wednesday, June 26
Inn and Spa at Loretto, Santa Fe, N.M.

Tuesday, June 25
Kimberly Budil N Program Manager, Global Security Principal Directorate, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory Welcome
Session I
John Sarrao Associate Director for Theory, Simulation and Computation, Los Alamos National Laboratory Opportunities for Mesoscale Science: A MaRIE Perspective
Matthew Buckner University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill Thermonuclear Reaction Rate of 17O(p,γ)18F
Kristen John California Institute of Technology Strength of Materials Through RT Experiments & Multiscale Model Validation
Alan B. Carr Laboratory Historian, Los Alamos National Laboratory A Brief History of Los Alamos National Laboratory
Session II
Matthew Gomez Staff Scientist, Sandia National Laboratories, New Mexico; DOE NNSA SSGF Alumnus High Energy Density Science on the Z Facility at Sandia National Laboratories
Joshua Renner University of California, Berkeley High Pressure Xenon Detectors for Rare Physics Searches
Ryan McBride Physicist/Senior Member of the Technical Staff, Sandia National Laboratories, New Mexico Magnetized Liner Inertial Fusion & Cylindrical Dynamic Materials Properties Experiments on the Z Pulsed-Power Accelerator
Wednesday, June 26
Session III
Dylan Spaulding Origins Initiative Postdoctoral Fellow, Harvard University; DOE NNSA SSGF Alumnus Stewardship Science Outside the Box
Nicole Fields University of Chicago CosI: Coherent Neutrino Scattering with Cesium Iodide
Scott Gibbs Associate Director for Threat Identification and Response, Los Alamos National Laboratory Global Security at Los Alamos: Protect Against the Nuclear Threat
Alex Zylstra Massachusetts Institute of Technology Charged-Particle Spectroscopy of Inertial Fusion Implosions (Not Released)