07 Dec 2020 - Monday

Note: The timings mentioned for scheduled talks are in Indian Standard Time (IST)

14:15 - 15:00

Inaugural Session

Speakers: Prof. V. Kanchana & Prof. G. Ravindra Kumar


15:00 - 16:00

Plenary talk

Topic: Ion acceleration, collective electron dynamics and relativistic optical phenomena in ultrathin foils

Speakers: Prof. Paul Mckenna

16:00 - 16:30

Invited talk

Topic: Introduction to laboratory experiments exploring magnetic field amplification through turbulence and magneto-collisional instabilities

Speakers: Dr. Charlotte Palmer

17:00 - 18:00

Student talk (20 mins each)

Presentation 1: Observation of resistive Weibel instability in intense laser plasme

Presenter: Mr. Santhosh Krishnamurthy

Presentation 2: Simulations of Phonon Modes in Laser-Plasma Compressed Solids

Presenter: Mr. Oliver Karnbach

Presentation 3: Generating ultra-dense fireball pair beams in the laboratory

Presenter: Mr. Charles D. Arrowsmith




18:30 - 19:00

Invited talk

Topic: PIC studies on a novel regime of laser plasma interaction

Speakers: Prof. Amita Das

19:00 - 20:30

Session 1

Chair : Prof. M. Krishnamurthy

Session 2

Chair : Prof. G. Ravindra Kumar

Chair : Dr. Ram Gopal