This is an archive of the Spring 2017 topics; the schedule for the current semester
is located here.
|Date||Discussion Leader||Topic / Paper(s)|
|11 January||Zach Meisel||Organizational Meeting|
|18 January||Tyler Danley||High-precision γ-ray spectroscopy of the cardiac PET imaging isotope 82Rb and its impact on dosimetry,
M.N. Nino et al.,
Phys. Rev. C 93, 024301 (2016).
Faculty Advisor: Meisel
|25 January||Andrea Richard||Discussion of questions from previous week.|
|1 February||Matt Burrows||Using intertial fusion implosions to measure the T+3He fusion cross section at nucleosynthesis-relevant energies,
A.B. Zylstra et al.,
Phys. Rev. Lett. 117, 035002 (2016).
Faculty Advisor: Brune
|8 February||No meeting||JINA Frontiers.|
|15 February||Mongi Dlami||Discussion of questions from previous meeting.|
|22 February||Nadyah Alanazi||Candidate resonant tetraneutron state populated by the 4He(8He,8Be) reaction,
K. Kisamori et al.,
Phys. Rev. Lett. 116, 052501 (2016).
Faculty Advisor: Phillips
|1 March||Doug Soltesz||Discussion of questions from previous week.|
|8 March||No meeting||Spring break.|
|15 March||A. Al Mamun||How bright is the proton? A precise determination of the photon parton distribution function,
A. Manohar et al.,
Phys. Rev. Lett. 117, 242002 (2016).
Faculty Advisor: Prakash
|22 March||Kristyn Brandenburg||Discussion of questions from previous week.|
|29 March||Gula Hamad||Signatures of α-clustering in light nuclei from relativistic nuclear collisions,
W. Broniowski and E.R. Arriola,
Phys. Rev. Lett. 112, 112501 (2014).
Faculty Advisor: Frantz
|5 April||Sudhanva Lalit||Discussion of questions from previous week.|
|12 April||Shiv Subedi||Observations of π-K+ and π+K- atoms,
B. Adeva et al. (DIRAC Collaboration),
Phys. Rev. Lett. 117, 112001 (2016).
Faculty Advisor: Hicks
|19 April||Taya Chetry||Discussion of questions from previous week.|
|26 April||No Lunch. Final Exam Week.|
The lead coordinators for Nuclear lunch Spring 2016 were faculty members Zach Meisel and Ken Hicks. Other coordinators were Carl Brune, Charlotte Elster, Justin Frantz, Paul King, Daniel Phillips, Prakash, and Julie Roche.
Last updated August 8, 2018, by Carl Brune.