Physics Division Monday Seminars

Argonne National Laboratory

Talks given by ANL Physics Division members

August 1999 - June 2014


Anatoli Afanasjev, ANL Physics 1 May 2002 Covariant Density Functional Theory and Applications to Nuclei at Extremes
Irshad Ahmad, ANL Physics 8 Jan 2001 Characterization of Levels in Heaviest Known Nuclei
23 Oct 2006 Detailed Spectroscopy of the Transcurium Nuclei
John Arrington, ANL Physics Div.18 Feb 2002 Scaling in Inclusive e-A Scattering: Broken Promises and Untapped Potential
2 Feb 2004 The Proton Electromagnetic Form Factors...50 Years Later
12 Mar 2007 New measurements of the EMC effect in few-body nuclei
10 Sep 2012 Short-Range Correlations and Connections to the EMC effect

Birger Back, ANL Physics Div.16 Apr 2001 New Results from PHOBOS
10 Nov 2008 First results from HELIOS
8 Oct 2012 Recent Experiments on Fusion Reactions
Michael Bender, ANL Physics25 Oct 2004 Ground-state Correlations and Spectroscopy from Configuration Mixing of Symmetry-restored Self-consistent Mean-field States
Paul Benioff, ANL Physics19 Feb 2007 Fields of reference frames based on spaces of quantum representations of numbers
Bertram Blank, CEN, and ANL Physics 9 Sep 2002 First Observation of Two-Proton Radioactivity from 45Fe

Michael Carpenter, ANL Physics 2 Apr 2001 Spectroscopy at the Proton Drip Line
1 Dec 2003 Shape Coexistence in the Pb-Region
26 Feb 2007 Approaching 78Ni along the N=50 line
David Chamulak, ANL Physics Div. 6 Dec 2010 Fire and Iron: Metallicity and Thermonuclear Supernovae
Richard Chasman, ANL Physics Div.15 Mar 2004 Neutron-Proton Pairing in Nuclei
1 Mar 2010 Pair Vibrational States in the presence of n-p pairing
Partha Chowdhury, ANL Physics 9 Feb 2004 Add Neutrons and Stir: Heavy Hafnia at High Spins
Jason Clark, ANL Physics Div.19 Jan 2004 Precise Mass Measurements Along the rp-Process
2 Jun 2014 Ion traps for astrophysics
Zack Conway, ANL Physics Div. 7 Oct 2013 Current Challenges and Physics of Superconducting Radio-Frequency Accelerator Cavities

Cary Davids, ANL Physics29 Nov 1999 Decay Rates of Spherical and Deformed Proton Emitters
17 Sep 2001 Recent Results in Proton Radioactivity: Experimental and Theoretical
17 Oct 2005 New results in proton radioactivity: observation of the deformed proton emitter 121Pr
Catherine Deibel, ANL Physics Div.28 Feb 2011 X-Ray Burst Nucleosynthesis: Studying the (α,p)-process at ATLAS
Matt Dietrich, ANL Physics Div.14 Jan 2013 Progress on the Radium EDM Experiment
Frank Dohrmann, ANL Physics18 Dec 2001 Hyperon-Nucleon Boundstates and Quasifree Distributions in Electroproduction of Strangeness on Light Nuclei
Thomas Duguet, ANL Physics22 Mar 2004 Nuclear Density-Functional: From Normal to Soft Systems
Raphael Dupre, ANL Physics Div.12 Sep 2011 Quark Fragmentation and Hadron formation in Nuclear Matter

Bela Erdelyi, ANL Physics Div. and Northern Illinois U. 4 Apr 2005 Differential Algebra and Its Applications to Beam Optics.
9 Jan 2012 Development of Ion Accelerator Complex for Medium Energy Ion-Electron Collider at JLAB
Henning Esbensen, ANL Physics Div.21 Jan 2002 Higher-order Effects in Two-body Breakup Reactions
29 Jan 2007 The Influence of Multiphonon Excitations and Nuclear Incompressibility on Heavy-ion Fusion Reactions
5 Oct 2009 Coulomb Dissociation of 15C and Radiative Neutron Capture on 14C
12 Nov 2012 Fusion Reactions

Susan Fischer, Depaul U. and ANL Physics 4 Dec 2006 Shape changes, np-pairing and isospin symmetry: Adventures in the mass-80 region
Victor Flambaum, Univ. of New South Wales, Sidney and ANL Physics13 Aug 2007 Variation of Fundamental Constants from Big Bang to Atomic Clocks
Sean Freeman, ANL Physics16 Dec 2002 Deformation Effects and Nuclear Structure in Neutron-deficient Nuclei above Z=82

David Gaskell, ANL Physics29 Jan 2001 Charged Pion Electroproduction from H, 2H, and 3He
Don Geesaman, ANL Physics Div.21 Nov 2011 QCD and Nuclei
Don Gemmell, ANL Physics30 Sep 2002 Controlled Energy Release from Nuclear Isomers? The Situation in 178Hf
John Greene, ANL Physics Div.16 Dec 2013 Recent Activities in the Target Laboratory
Jeff Guest, ANL Physics16 Jan 2006 Laser-trapped radium atoms and the path to a next generation electric dipole moment search

Kawtar Hafidi, ANL Physics27 Nov 2000 Highlights from HERMES
10 Mar 2003 News from HERMES
5 Feb 2007 Partonic propagation through strongly interacting systems
C.R. Hoffman, Z.-T. Lu, D.F. Geesaman, (etc.), ANL Physics Div.29 Apr 2013 What Was Interesting at the Denver APS Meeting
Calem Hoffman, ANL Physics Div. 8 Jun 2012 Characterizing shell evolution in the neutron-rich oxygen isotopes
Dave Hofman, ANL Physics25 Oct 1999 Collisions of Relativistic Gold Nuclei at the AGS
Roy J. Holt, ANL Physics Div. 2 Apr 2007 The Quest for Structure Functions at High Bjorken x
17 Sep 2012 Medium Energy Physics (Presentation to the Tribble Committee)

Hal Jackson, ANL Physics Div. 5 Jan 2004 What Can HERMES Say About the Pentaquark?
19 May 2008 Strange quarks in the proton
17 Jan 2011 Quarks Spinning in the Proton: What Have We Learned from HERMES?
Prashanth Jaikumar, Institute of Mathematical Sciences, Chennai, India and ANL Physics 1 May 2006 Strange goings-on in quark matter at high density
2 Jun 2008 Neutron stars: Astrophysical test-beds for nuclear and sub-nuclear physics
Robert Janssens, ANL Physicis20 Sep 2004 New Shell Structure in Neutron-Rich Nuclei Above Doubly-Magic 48Ca
Cheng-Lie Jiang, ANL Physics19 Nov 2007 Recent progress in heavy-ion fusion hindrance at extreme sub-barrier energies
Wei Jiang, ANL Physics Div.31 Oct 2011 ATTA-3: A Significantly Improved Atom Counter for Radio-Krypton Dating

Ben P. Kay, ANL Physics Div.19 Oct 2009 Tracking the evolution of single-particle strength
Michael Kelly, ANL Physics Div.16 Feb 2004 Cavity Development for RIA
10 Oct 2005 Cavity Processing for RIA and the International Linear Collider
24 Mar 2014 First Performance Results for the ATLAS Intensity Upgrade Cryomodule
Teng Lek Khoo, ANL Physics18 Mar 2002 Excited Bands within a Superdeformed Secondary Minimum
21 Apr 2003 
31 Oct 2005 Limits of stability and structure of superheavy nuclei
21 Jan 2008 Ergodic bands and motional narrowing in excited superdeformed states
6 Apr 2009 Superheavy nuclei: structure, magic gaps & tests of theory
Andreas Krassnigg, ANL Physics 8 Nov 2004 Exciting Physics with Dyson-Schwinger Equations

Torben Lauritsen, ANL Physics 4 Jun 2001 Decay of the first SuperDeformed band in 152Dy
25 Sep 2006 Rotational Damping, Ridges, and the Quasi-continuum of γ Rays in 152Dy
Hye Young Lee, ANL Physics 9 Feb 2009  11,12B(n,γ) -- the influence of r-process nucleosynthesis of light elements
Harry Lee, ANL Physics23 May 2005 Quark-Hadron Duality in Electroweak Reactions
Eliane S. Lessner, ANL Physics28 Feb 2005 Availability Studies in the RIA Linac Driver
Kim Lister, ANL Physics10 May 2004 Neutron-Proton Pairing Correlations in N=Z Nuclei: Experimental Facts and Some Semantics of Interpretation
Alessandro Lovato, ANL Physics Div.28 Oct 2013 Charge form factor and sum rules of electromagnetic and neutral current response functions in Carbon-12
Zheng-tian Lu, ANL Physics25 Sep 2000 Progress report on laser-trapping experiments at ANL
20 Jan 2003 Atom Trap, Krypton-81, and Egypt

Libby McCutchan, ANL Physics13 Oct 2008 Precision measurements of electromagnetic transition strengths as a test of Ab-Initio calculations: The case of 10Be
Bradley Micklich, ANL Physics Div.23 Nov 2009 Radiation at the Intense Pulsed Neutron Source
14 Apr 2014 99Mo Production using Electron Linear Accelerators
Bogdan Mihaila, ANL Physics 4 Mar 2002 Coupled-Cluster Calculations for p-shell Nuclei
Serban Misicu, ANL Physics and NIPNE and HH, Bucharest 6 Feb 2006 Toroidal Electromagnetic Multipoles and Giant Dipole Resonances
Peter Mueller, ANL Physics Div.12 Jul 2004 Laser Spectroscopic Determination of the 6He Nuclear Charge Radius
6 Nov 2006 Laser Spectroscopy for Nuclear Structure
15 Apr 2013 Precision Measurements with Trapped 6He
Brahim Mustapha, ANL Physics27 Feb 2006 Beam dynamics studies of the RIA and FNAL proton driver superconducting linacs
16 Mar 2009 Towards a Model Driven Accelerator with Large Scale Computing

Jerry Nolen, ANL Physics Div. 4 Dec 2000 Overview of RIA and Other Proposed Exotic Beam Facilities
25 Nov 2013 Superconducting magnets for recoil separators, wind turbines, and ion beam therapy
Kenneth M. Nollett, ANL Physics Div.17 May 2004 Astrophysical Reaction Rates from Realistic Nuclear Forces and Currents
24 Mar 2008  Some Puzzles in the Origins of Carbon, Nitrogen, and Oxygen
16 May 2011 Nuclear Widths, Virtual and Real

Peter Ostroumov, ANL Physics13 Sep 1999 Multi-Charged Beam Acceleration in Superconducting Linacs
12 Feb 2001 Design of a Post Accelerator Linac for RIA
13 Dec 2004 RIA R&D and its impact on new accelerator projects
7 Jan 2008 Technology Development for Future Ion RF Linear Accelerators
Peter Ostrumov, ANL Physics Div. 1 Apr 2013 Physics of high intensity beams in proton and ion accelerators

Richard Pardo, ANL Physics14 May 2007 Caribu and SuperCaribu
Steven C. Pieper, ANL Physics Div.15 Jan 2001 Quantum Monte Carlo Calculations of Light Nuclei
6 Jan 2003 Recent Progress in Calculations of Light Nuclei and Neutron Clusters
6 Mar 2006 Recent results from quantum Monte Carlo calculations of light nuclei
25 Feb 2013 GFMC calculations for Carbon
David Potterveld, ANL Physics Div.20 Feb 2012 Shedding Light on Luminescent Solar Concentrators

Issam Qattan, Northwestern U. and ANL Physics15 Nov 2004 Precision Rosenbluth Measurements and Their Constraints on Two-photon Exchange Effects

K. Ernst Rehm, ANL Physics Div.12 Jan 2004 Nuclear Reactions in Supermassive Stars
27 Feb 2012 Bubble, bubble, toil and trouble - a new detector for nuclear astrophysics
Paul Reimer, ANL Physics Div.15 Nov 1999 Nuclear Dependence of Muon-pair Production: Parton Energy Loss and J/psi Suppresion
16 Sep 2002 Exploring the Structure of the Pion
2 Sep 2003 Future Directions in Medium Energy Physics at Fermilab and Jefferson Lab
22 Oct 2007 Angular Distributions of Drell-Yan Scattering
20 Sep 2010 That JLab Thing: Parity Violation with 6 and 11 GeV electrons
10 Mar 2014 Parity violating deep inelastic scattering
Craig Roberts, ANL Physics Div.26 Apr 2004 Dynamical Chiral Symmetry Breaking: Current-quarks, Constituent-quarks, and Pseudoscalar Mesons
26 Nov 2007 The Perfect Postdoc Package
15 Sep 2008 Hadron Form Factors
26 Nov 2012 A New Decade of Hadron Physics
Andrew Rogers, ANL Physics Div.25 May 2012 Exploring the proton drip line: Recent advances near 69Br and future possibilities
Josh Rubin, ANL Physics Div.13 Feb 2012 Neutron Structure Functions at Large x

Guy Savard, ANL Physics 4 Feb 2002 Progress in the ion trapping program at ATLAS
5 Apr 2004 The ATLAS Cf-Source Upgrade and Other Applications of Large Gas Catchers
13 Apr 2009 Cooled Radioactive Beams
John P. Schiffer, ANL Physics Div.30 Oct 2000 Temperature and Order in Trapped Ions
17 Feb 2003 Plasma Clouds, Distant Classical Cousins of Nuclei
29 Mar 2004 Is the Spin-Orbit Interaction Changing with Neutron Excess?
17 Apr 2006  Historical Tidbits from the Origins of Argonne
22 Jan 2007 Nuclear Structure Measurements Relevant to (0 ν 2 β) decay
26 Jan 2009 Neutrinoless Double Beta Decay and Uncertainties in Nuclear Structure
14 Mar 2011 Constraining Matrix Elements for Neutrinoless Double Beta Decay
Stefan Schramm, ANL Physics 1 Apr 2002 Nuclei in a Hadronic Model
Elaine C. Schulte, ANL Physics10 Jan 2005 Time-Reversal Invariance and Radium-225
Paul Reimer and Nicholas Scielzo, ANL Physics19 Dec 2005 An Unpanicked Report of PANIC-05
Nick Scielzo, ANL Physics21 Nov 2005 Weak Intereaction Studies with Trapped Ions
Darek Seweryniak, ANL Physics Div.27 Sep 1999 Response of the Deformed Proton Emitters 131Eu and 141Ho to the Stress of Rotation
24 Nov 2003 Rotating Proton Emitters
12 Feb 2007 Studies of 101Sn and light nuclei along the rp-process path using Gammasphere and FMA
8 Apr 2013 Studies of Nucleosynthesis with Gammasphere and the Fragment Mass Analyzer
Ken Shepard, ANL Physics12 Jun 2006 A Decade of Superconducting RF at Argonne: Are We Going Anywhere?
Jaideep Singh, ANL Physics Div.14 Nov 2011 Surprises and Puzzles from Probing Atoms Trapped in Noble Gas Ice
Patricia Solvignon, ANL Physics 6 Oct 2008 New global study of the A-dependence of the EMC effect and the extrapolation to nuclear matter
Irina Stefanescu, ANL Physics14 Jan 2008 Nuclear structure investigations toward 78Ni with Miniball and REX-ISOLDE
Matthew Sternberg, U. of Chicago & ANL Physics Div.18 Feb 2013 Recent Results on the Limit of Weak Tensor Currents from 8Li Beta-decay

Xiaodong Tang, ANL Physics 6 Sep 2005 Helium burning and 16N beta-delayed alpha decay
Isao Tanihata, ANL Physics14 Sep 2005 Magnetic moments of isospin 3/2 mirror nuclei and a halo configuration mixing
William L. Trimble, ANL Physics 8 Jun 2009 Title to be announced
Jim Truran, U. of Chicago and ANL Physics13 Feb 2006 56Ni, Explosive Nucleosynthesis, and Supernovae

Various, ANL Physics 3 Oct 2005 Four Talks from Hawaii'05
Antonio Villari, GANIL and ANL Physics25 Jul 2005 Production of Radioactive Beams
Alexander Volya, ANL Physics 3 Mar 2003 Shell Model in the Continuum: Toward Nuclei Far from Stability

Ingo Wiedenhoever, ANL Physics31 Jan 2000 Spin Determination in 24Mg and the Beauty of Spherical Harmonics
Krishni Wijesooriya, ANL Physics 5 Mar 2001 Polarization in High-Energy Photodisintegration of the Deuteron
Robert B. Wiringa, ANL Physics Div.20 Nov 2000 Astrophysics Applications of Quantum Monte Carlo Calculations of Nuclei
7 Feb 2005 What's New in Nuclear Quantum Monte Carlo
18 Feb 2008 QMC vs. Expt.
10 Jan 2011 Manhattan and the B-29
17 Mar 2014 Recent applications of nuclear quantum Monte Carlo

Jin Xu, ANL Physics20 Apr 2009 Beam dynamics and electromagnetic simulations for linear accelerators

Xiaohui Zhan, ANL Physics Div.28 Mar 2011 Low Q2 Proton Form Factor Measurements and the Proton Size Puzzle
Shaofei Zhu, ANL Physics Div. 1 Feb 2010 Octupole Correlations in Actinide Nuclei


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