International Conference on Plasma Sciences

24-28 May 2020, Singapore

Program / Special Events


Plasma Computations and Simulation

Mini-Course Chair: - Ricky Ang

Date: Friday 29th May 2020

Location: Marina Bay Sands, Singapore

The topic of the 2020 ICOPS mini course is “Plasma Computations and Simulations”. This mini course will be held May 29th, 2020

The Mini-Course is coordinated by Professor Ricky Ang of Singapore University of Technology and Design, Singapore. This will be a full-day mini-course, with lunch and two tea-breaks.

This will comprise four 1.5-hour lectures.

(i) John P Verboncoeur (Michigan State University, USA) on “Overview of Particle-In-Cell (PIC) plasma simulation”,
(ii) Wenjun DING (Institute of High-Performance Computing, Singapore) on “Particle-In-Cell (PIC) Simulation of laser-plasma interaction”,
(iii) Ling-Hsiao LYU (National Central University, Taiwan) on “Simulation Studies of Nonlinear Kinetic Processes in Space Plasma” and
(iv) Guoyong FU (Zhejiang University, China) on “Kinetic-fluid hybrid simulations of energetic particle interaction with MHD modes in fusion plasmas”.

More details with synopsis of each of the lectures will be provided soon.

Registration Deadline:  20th April 2020

Registration Fee:  US $300 student and US $550 regular; Registration includes the cost of two coffee breaks and the lunch.

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