Eleventh International Conference of Inertial Fusion Sciences and Applications (IFSA2019)

Keynotes & Plenary Talks


  1. Jie Zhang (Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China), "Studies on an Alternative Ignition Scheme in Inertial Confinement Fusion".
  2. Michel Koenig (Ecole Polytechnique, France)  "High Energy Density Physics on European Laser Facilities".
  3. Valeri Goncharov (University of Rochester, USA), "Progress Toward the Demonstration of Burning Plasma in the U.S. Inertial Confinement Fusion Program".

Plenary Talks

Category I (Inertial Fusion Sciences)

  1. Xian-Tu He  (IAPCM, China), "Ignition target design with low convergent ratio and high gain fusion energy for hybrid drive ICF implosion experiments on SG-III laser facility".
  2. Stefano Atzeni (Universita' di Roma La Sapienza, Italy), "A review on shock-ignition: potentials, accomplishments, issues, novel approaches."
  3. Sergey Yu. Gus'kov (P.N. Lebedev Physical Institute of Russian Academy of Sciences, Russia), "Fast electron “wandering” effect and direct-drive target gain".
  4. Matthew R. Gomez (Sandia National Laboratories, USA), "Scaling of Stagnation Parameters in Magnetized Liner Inertial Fusion Experiments."
  5. Dustin H. Froula (University of Rochester, USA), "A Path to an Expanded ICF Design Space Through an Extended Understanding and Mitigation of Laser–Plasma Instabilities."

Category II (High Energy Density Sciences & Applications)

  1. Akifumi Yogo (Osaka University, Japan), "Nuclear Photonics&rdquo with Laser-driven Neutron Source".
  2. Kenichi L. Ishikawa (The University of Tokyo, Japan), "Q-LEAP STELLA and related Japanese national projects for smart laser manufacturing".
  3. Masaki Kando (National Institutes for Quantum and Radiological Science and Technology), "Towards a compact X-ray free-electron laser based on laser-accelerated electron beams".
  4. Don E. Winget (The University of Texas at Austin, USA), "Understanding spectra from white dwarf photospheres".
  5. Sergey A Pikuz (Joint Institute for High Temperatures RAS, Russia), "X-ray imaging spectroscopy in laboratory astrophysics studies of complex hydrodynamic phenomena".
  6. Joao Jorge Santos (University of Bordeaux, France), "Magnetized High Energy-Density Physics Using Strong Laser-Driven Magnetostatic Fields".

Category III (IFE/HEDS technologies)

  1. Yoshinori Tamaoki (Hamamatsu Photonics K.K., Japan), "IFE technologies at Hamamatsu: 100-J TERU and beyond".
  2. Brian Keith Spears (Lawrence Livermore National Laboratories, USA), "Understanding inertial confinement fusion implosion performance: using deep learning to couple simulation and experiment."
  3. Petr Volegov (Los Alamos National Laboratories, USA), "Three-dimensional reconstruction of neutron and x-ray sources of inertial fusion at National Ignition Facility."
  4. Riccardo Tommasini (Lawrence Livermore National Laboratories, USA), "Compton Radiography of Inertial Confinement Fusion implosions: a direct look at the fuel configuration."
  5. Luca Antonelli (University of York, UK.), "The use of phase-enhanced X-ray radiography on high energy laser facilities".