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Ian Abel  Princeton 
arr19 
dep1 
Edge Fast particles Pressureanisotropic GK Sheared DWZF turbulence 
1. Multiscale kinetic edge models (45 min) 2. see Wilkie 
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Michael Barnes  Oxford 
1927 
GK for stellarators Intrinsic rotation Sheared DWZF turbulence TRINITY/GRYFX: transport optimisation 

Ivan Calvo 
CIEMAT Madrid 
1924 
GK for stellarators  
Peter Catto 
MIT 
arr19 
lv30 
Edge GK for stellarators Intrinsic rotation Sheared kinetics 
Three dimensional magnetized and rotating hot plasma equilibria in a gravitational field (30 min) 
JPP 81, 105810301 (2015) 
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Eugene Churazov 
MPA Garching 
2631 
Heat conduction 
see Komarov 

Jonathan Citrin 
CEA/DIFFER 
1926 
Fast particles Sheared DWZF turbulence TRINITY/GRYFX: transport optimisation 
1. Overview and open questions on electromagnetic effects on tokamak transport (30 min) 
PPCF 57, 014032 (2015) 

2. New approach for realtime capable and firstprinciple based transport modelling (15 min)  arXiv:1502.07402  
Steve Cowley  U.K.A.E.A./Imperial 
2631 
Firehose & mirror Magnetogenesis Pressureanisotropic GK Sheared DWZF turbulence 
arXiv:1411.7797 

Bill Dorland  Maryland  arr19 
lv31 
Fast particles Kinetic turbulence Sheared DWZF turbulence TRINITY/GRYFX: transport optimisation 
1. see Mandell 2. see Wilkie 

3. Phase mixing vs. nonlinear advection: kinetic passive scalar, slow mode cascade, etc. 
JPP 81, 305810104 (2015) +ask author 

4. Turbulent dissipation challenge: what ought to be done  JPP 81, 905810513 (2015) JPP 81, 305810201 (2015) PRL 111, 025002 (2013) 
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Greg Hammett 
Princeton PPL 
arr19 
lv30 
Edge Kinetic turbulence Sheared DWZF turbulence TRINITY/GRYFX: transport optimisation 
1. Progress towards continuum gyrokinetic simulations of the edge region (30 min) 
PoP 22, 022504 (2015) 

2. Lithium vapour boxes 
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Edmund Highcock 
Oxford 
arr17 
lv1 
Fast particles Kinetic turbulence Sheared DWZF turbulence TRINITY/GRYFX: transport optimisation 
1. see Mandell 2. see Wilkie 3. see Schekochihin 

Vladimiros Kazantzidis 
NTU Athens 
1925 
Intrinsic rotation  
Sergey Komarov 
MPA Garching 
252 
Heat conduction  Suppression of thermal conductivity by mirror fields 
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Matt Kunz 
Princeton 
arr23 
lv31 
Firehose & mirror Kinetic turbulence Pressureanisotropic GK Sheared kinetics 
1. Kinetic MRI 
JCP 259, 154 (2014) 
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[2. Kinetic cacascade]  JPP 81, 325810501 (2015) 

3. Firehose and mirror: old and new results 
PRL 112, 205003 (2014)  ask author 

Nuno Loureiro  IST Lisbon 
arr22 
lv28 
ETGKAW turbulence Kinetic turbulence Sheared DWZF turbulence 
arXiv:1505.02649 JPP 81, 305810201 (2015) PRL 111, 025002 (2013) 

Noah Mandell 
Princeton 
1926 
TRINITY/GRYFX: transport optimisation  New gyrofluid closures, hybrid gyrofluid simulations with gyrokinetic zonal flows, Trinity/GryfX coupling, etc. 
ask author Calvo/Parra paper on ZFs: arXiv:1505.03000 
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Joseph Parker 
Oxford Maths 
arr19 
lv31 
Kinetic turbulence  see Schekochihin 

Felix Parra Diaz 
Oxford 
1924 
Edge GK for stellarators Intrinsic rotation Sheared DWZF turbulence 
PPCF 57, 045002 (2015) 

Eliot Quataert 
Berkeley 
252 
Firehose & mirror Heat conduction Magnetogenesis Sheared kinetics 
1. Sheared electron kinetics: whistler and mirror instabilities 2. see Spitkovsky 
MNRAS 447, 3328 (2015) ApJ 800, 27 (2015) ApJ 792, 70 (2014) 

3. Relativistic transport theory 
arXiv:1508.00878 

Chris Reynolds 
Maryland 
261 
Heat conduction  see RobergClark 

Francois Rincon 
Toulouse 
261 
Firehose & mirror Magnetogenesis 
MNRAS 447, L45 (2015) 

Gareth RobergClark 
Maryland 
251 
Heat conduction  Heatflux driven instabilities in highbeta plasmas and their relevance for AGN feedback in galaxy clusters (30 min) 
ApJ 757, 20 (2012) 

Alex Schekochihin  Oxford 
arr19 
lv31 
ETGKAW turbulence Firehose & mirror Heat conduction Kinetic turbulence Magnetogenesis Pressureanisotropic GK Sheared DWZF turbulence 
1. Phase mixing vs. nonlinear advection in driftkinetic plasma turbulence (45 min) 2. see Kunz3 
arXiv:1508.05988 

Anatoly Spitkovsky 
Princeton 
271 
Heat conduction Magnetogenesis Sheared kinetics 
Magnetogenesis in collisionless shear flows (30 min) 
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Jose Luis Velasco 
CIEMAT Madrid 
1924 
GK for stellarators  
Francois Waelbroeck 
IFS, UT Austin 
1925 
Magnetic islands and Hamiltonian gyrofluid models (30 min) 
PoP 19, 032508 (2012) hal00617454 arXiv:1507.05220 

George Wilkie 
Maryland 
arr19 
lv28 
Fast particles Pressureanisotropic GK 
Coupled radiusenergy transport of alpha particles in GK turbulence (30 min) 
JPP 81, 905810306 (2015) 
Monday 20 July 
Tuesday 21 July 
Wednesday 22 July 
Thursday 23 July 
Friday 24 July 
Saturday 25 July 
9:30
Coffee 9:45 Welcome 
9:30 Coffee  9:30 Coffee  9:30 Coffee  9:30 Coffee  
10:00 5min intros EDGE 10:45 Abel (45min) 
TRANSPORT 10:00 Mandell 
EM GK 10:00 Waelbroek (30 min) 
EM GK 10:00 Citrin1 (30 min) 
ALPHAS 10:00 Wilkie (30 min) 

12:30
Lunch 
12:30 Lunch  12:30 Lunch  12:30 Lunch  12:30 Lunch  
16:00
Coffee 
16:00 Coffee  16:00 Coffee  16:00 Coffee  16:00 Coffee  
EDGE 16:15 Hammett1 (30 min) 
TRANSPORT 16:15 Citrin2 (15 min) 
EDGE 16:00 Hammett2 
Sunday 26 July 
Monday 27 July 
Tuesday 28 July 
Wednesday 29 July 
Thursday 30 July 
Friday 31 July 
9:30
Coffee 9:45 Welcome 
9:30 Coffee  9:30 Coffee  9:30 Coffee  9:30 Coffee  
10:00 5min intros CONDUCTION 10:45 RobergClark (30 min) 
SHEARED KINETICS 10:00 Quataert 
CONDUCTION 10:00 Komarov 
KINETIC TURBULENCE 10:00 Schekochihin (45 min) 
KINETIC TURBULENCE 10:00 Dorland 

12:30 Lunch  12:30 Lunch  12:30 Lunch  12:30 Lunch  12:30 Lunch  
16:00 Coffee  16:00 Coffee  16:00 Coffee  16:00 Coffee  
KINETIC EQUILIBRIA 16:15 Catto (30 min) 
SHEARED KINETICS 16:15 Spitkovsky (30 min) 
SHEARED KINETICS 16:15 Kunz 