Hidden Symmetries and Fusion Energy Annual Meeting 2020

The Annual Meeting at the Simons Foundation,
has been postponed because of Covid-19 concerns.

The second Annual Meeting of the Simons Collaboration on Hidden Symmetries and Fusion Energy will be held in New York City March 26-27, 2020.

The Simons Foundation will host over 75 national and international participants from the fusion energy community with two days of plenary talks and poster presentations.  The talks scheduled are listed below.

   Date   /   Time    Name    Talk Title
Thurs, March 26    
  9:30 AM Amitava Bhattacharjee “Hidden Symmetries and Fusion Energy---A Year Later”
11:00 AM  Aaron Bader “Stellarator Optimization in Practice - And Where We Can Improve”
  1:00 PM Elizabeth Paul “Efficient stellarator shape optimization and sensitivity analysis”
  2:30 PM Andrew Giuliani “Adjoint-Based Vacuum-Field Stellarator Optimization”
  4:00 PM  Dhairya Malhotra “Integral equation methods for computing stepped-
pressure equilibrium in stellarators”
Friday, March 27    
  9:30 AM Peter Constantin “Deformation and Rigidity of Equilibria”
11:00 AM Per Helander “Stellarators with Permanent Magnets”
  1:00 PM David Keyes “Hierarchical Algorithms on Hierarchical Architectures”