Solar Storm Early Forecasting --- "SolarCast-1"

from Monday, 9 November 2015 (08:00) to Wednesday, 11 November 2015 (18:00)
Niels Bohr International Academy

        : Sessions
    /     : Talks
        : Breaks
9 Nov 2015
10 Nov 2015
11 Nov 2015
AM
09:30
Check-in / Registration (until 09:55) ()
09:55
Welcome by the Organizers -Dr Jacob Trier Frederiksen (Niels Bohr Institute) (until 10:00) ()
10:00 Physics-based space weather forecasting based on high performance computing - Prof. Giovanni Lapenta (KU-Leuven, Dept. for plasma astrophysics, Belgium)   ()
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10:45 First Results from Euhforia: A Physics-Based Forecasting-Targeted Inner Heliosphere Model - Dr Jens Pomoell (University of Helsinki)   ()
11:30 --- Coffee break ---
09:30 Data driven modeling - Dr Klaus Galsgaard (NBI)   ()
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10:00 Hot coronal jets and cool surges - Fernando Moreno-Insertis (Instituto de Astrofisica de Canarias)   ()
10:30 Coronal mass ejection, space weather perspective - Dr Emilia Kilpua (University of Helsinki)   ()
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11:00 --- Coffee ---
11:30 Particle acceleration in coronal and interplanetary shocks: quasilinear and hybrid-Vlasov simulations - Prof. Rami Vainio (Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Turku, Finland)   ()
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09:30 Terrestrial gamma-ray flashes, antimatter and hadrons correlated to lightning events - Dr Christoph Koehn (DTU Space, Lyngby, Denmark)   ()
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10:00 Accelerated k-means Clustering on Multi-Core and GPGPU - Mr Mordechai Butrashvily (Tel-Aviv University)   ()
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10:30 --- Coffee ---
11:00 Sub-Grid-Scale Description of Turbulent Magnetic Reconnection in MHD - Fabien Widmer (Max Planck Institute for Solar System Research)   ()
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11:30 Magnetic Nulls in Kinetic Simulations of Space Plasmas - Dr Vyacheslav Olshevsky (KU Leuven)   ()
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PM
12:00 Current and Future Challenges in Space Weather Science - a Forecaster’s Perspective - Dr Andrei Zhukov (Royal Observatory of Belgium)   ()
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12:30
Open-ended discussion (until 13:00) ()
13:00 --- Lunch ---
14:30 Application of data assimilation techniques to heliospheric modelling: two preliminary studies - Prof. Giovanni Lapenta (KU-Leuven, Dept. for plasma astrophysics, Belgium)   ()
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15:00 Reconstruction of meriodional flow speed of a solar dynamo model by data assimilation algorithm - Dr Dhrubaditya MITRA (NORDITA (Nordic Institute of Theoretical Physics), Stockholm)   ()
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15:30 --- Coffee ---
16:00 Measurements of coronal fields met by CME-driven shocks and determination of 3D CME kinematic - Dr Alessandro Bemporad (INAF-Turin Astrophysical Observatory)   ()
Slides
16:45
Open-ended discussion (until 17:15) ()
12:15 Data Driven Simulation of Solar CME Eruptions in Comparison with MRX Laboratory Eruption Experiments - Prof. Joerg Buechner (Max-Planck-Institute for Solar System Reserach)   ()
13:00 --- Lunch ---
14:00
Open-ended discussion (until 14:30) ()
14:30 Polywell Fusion - Electrostatic Fusion in a Magnetic Cusp Bottle - Dr Jaeyoung Park (Energy Matter Conversion Corporation)   ()
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16:00 --- Refreshments ---
18:45 --- Dinner at SALT ---
12:00
Open-ended discussion (until 12:30) ()
12:30 --- Lunch ---
14:00 Global MHD simulations of ejections of magnetic flux ropes - Dr Paolo Pagano (University of St Andrews)   ()
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14:30 Energy based Active-Contours Methods for Scientific Image Segmentation - Mr Mordechai Butrashvily (Tel-Aviv University)   ()
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15:00
Open-ended discussion (until 16:00) ()