|Date||Discussion Leader||Topic / Paper(s)|
|March 28||A. Ramirez||Table top acceleration|
Beams to order from table-top accelerators, Berkeley Lab News Release, 08/22/2011.
Also see the associated SLAC Symmetry Magazine feature.
Additional Material: Applications for nuclear phenomena generated by ultra-intense lasers,
Science 300, 1107 (2003).
Faculty adviser: J. Frantz
|April 4||S. Akhtar||Discussion of questions from previous week.|
|April 11||C. Parker||Endpoint of rp-process|
Endpoint of the rp process on accreting neutron stars,
Phys. Rev. Lett. 86, 3471, (2001).
Faculty adviser: C. Brune
|April 18||Y. Byun||Discussion of questions from previous week.|
|April 25||L. Hlophe||Hypernuclei|
Shell-model calculations for p-shell hypernuclei,
Nucl. Phys. A (in press)
Faculty adviser: Prakash
|May 2||S. Dhakal||Discussion of questions from previous week.|
|May 9||N. Riveli||Two-neutron transfer|
Measurement of the two-halo neutron transfer reaction 1H(11Li,9Li)3H at 3A MeV,
Phys. Rev. Lett. 100, 192502 (2008).
Faculty adviser: A. Schiller
|May 16||A. Orazbayev||Discussion of questions from previous week.|
|May 23||A. Thapaliya||CP violation in D0 decay|
Evidence for CP violation in time-integrated D0 → h-h+ decay rates, Phys. Rev. Lett. 108, 111602 (2012).
Also see the associated Viewpoint.
Faculty adviser: J. Roche
|May 30||B. Xia||Discussion of questions from previous week.|