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Physics Division

Heavy Ion Discussion Group

Schedule for the 2020-2021 season

The Heavy Ion Discussion Group meets on Fridays at 3:30 p.m. The talks are held remotely via BlueJeans (until further notice).
17 Sep 2020

Special Heavy Ion Discussion Group meeting held at 9:45 a.m.
Ryan Tang, Argonne National Laboratory
Pursuing single-particle spectroscopy at ATLAS

24 Sep 2020

Special Heavy Ion Discussion Group meeting held at 9:00 a.m.
Jie Chen, FRIB/NSCL at Michigan State University
Probing Exotic Structure in Weakly Bound Nuclei and Resonances via Direct Reactions

1 Oct 2020

Special Heavy Ion Discussion Group meeting held at 9:00 a.m.
Yassid Ayadd, Michigan State University
The Pathway to Next-Generation Experiments with Radioactive Beams

9 Oct 2020

Robert Janssens, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Triple Shape Coexistence in Stable 64Ni

16 Oct 2020

ATLAS Updates: User Access and Schedule Review

21 Oct 2020

Please note, held on Wednesday this week
Christopher J. Zachary, Vanderbilt University
Nuclear Structure through Coincidence Analysis, as Demonstrated in the Study of 163Tb, 163Gd, and 157Sm

30 Oct 2020

No Heavy Ion Discussion
2020 Fall Meeting of the APS Division of Nuclear Physics
Virtual meeting, 29 October - November 1, 2020

6 Nov 2020

Walter Reviol, Argonne National Laboratory
Brief Report of the Gammasphere-Auxiliary-Detector Campaign in the Mass 6070 Region

13 Nov 2020

Melina Avila Coronado, Argonne National Laboratory
Measuring (α,n) Reaction Rates Relevant for Nuclear Astrophysics

20 Nov 2020

Maria Anastasiou, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Measurement of the 18Né(α,p)21Na Reaction with ANASEN between 2 and 4 MeV in the Center of Mass

27 Nov 2020

No Heavy Ion Discussion, Thanksgiving

11 Dec 2020

Ivan Tolstukhin, Argonne National Laboratory
Beam Imaging and Tracking for ATLAS

25 Dec 2020

No Heavy Ion Discussion, winter break

1 Jan 2021

No Heavy Ion Discussion, winter break

8 Jan 2021

Dwaipayan Ray, University of Manitoba
Precision Mass Measurements of Neutron-Rich Nuclides for Studying the Astrophysical r-Process

15 Jan 2021

Belen Monteagudo Godoy, Facility for Rare Isotope Beams
nn Correlations in Heavy Beryllium Isotopes

22 Jan 2021

Calem Hoffman, Argonne National Laboratory
The Structure of 38S and an Application of Machine Learning in FMA Recoil Selection

29 Jan 2021

Rebeka Sultana Lubna, TRIUMF
β-Decay of Al-34: A Detailed Study of the Negative Parity States in Si-34

5 Feb 2021

Daniel McNeel, Los Alamos National Laboratory
Shape Coexistence in 28Mg: Structure of a Transitional Nucleus

26 Feb 2021

Louis Varriano, University of Chicago
TBA

12 Mar 2021

Heshani Jayatissa, Argonne National Laboratory
Direct Measurement of 22Mg(α,p)25Al using MUSIC

19 Mar 2021
26 Mar 2021

Staff, Argonne National Laboratory
ATLAS Schedule Review

2 Apr 2021

Matt Gott, Argonne National Laboratory
Update on new systems in the target lab

9 Apr 2021

Filip Kondev, Argonne National Laboratory
The latest AME & NuBase nuclear data tables: how well do we know the basic nuclear physics properties?

(Tuesday) 13 Apr 2021

Special Heavy Ion Discussion Group meeting held at 10 a.m.
Nirupama Sensharma, University of Notre Dame
Wobbling Motion in Nuclei: Transverse, Longitudinal and Chiral

(Thursday) 15 Apr 2021

Special Heavy Ion Discussion Group meeting held at **9:30 a.m.**
Louis Wagner, Facility for Rare Isotope Beams
Direct Measurement of the 56Ni(α,p)59Cu Reaction with the JENSA Gas Jet Target for X-ray Bursts and the Commissioning of SECAR

(Thursday) 22 Apr 2021

Special Heavy Ion Discussion Group meeting held at 10 a.m.
Shiv Subedi, Ohio University
Investigating and Reducing the Impact of Reaction Rate Uncertainties on Ti-44 and Ni-56 Production in Shock-Driven Nucleosynthesis of Core-Collapse Supernovae

(Tuesday) 27 Apr 2021

Special Heavy Ion Discussion Group meeting held at 10 a.m.
Daniel Burdette, University of Notre Dame
Low Energy Tests of the Standard Model via Nuclear Beta Decay at Notre Dame

30 Apr 2021

Scott Marley, Louisiana State University
Prospects for Electron Spectroscopy at ATLAS

7 May 2021

John Schiffer, Argonne National Laboratory
How do Single-Particle Excitations Change in Nuclei with N & Z?

14 May 2021
21 May 2021

Patrick Stollenwerk, Argonne National Laboratory
TBA

28 May 2021

Kelly Chipps, Oak Ridge National Laboratory
ATLAS User Update

4 June 2021
11 June 2021

Christian Schneider, UCLA
TBA

18 June 2021
25 June 2021

Ben Kay, Argonne National Laboratory
Quenching of Single-Particle Strength for A = 15 Nuclei as Probed via Nucleon Adding Reactions