HPCAT Workshop on Advances in Matter under Extreme Conditions

October 10-12, 2012, Advanced Photon Source, Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne, IL USA

Breakout Sessions

Panel 1: Structure, bonding and thermodynamic properties reaching 0.5 TPa and beyond
Co-chairs:  Tom Duffy (Princeton University); Stanimir Bonev, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

Panel 2: Time-dependent transformations and off-Hugoniot processes
Co-chairs: Will Evans, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory; Shengnian Luo, Los Alamos National Laboratory

Panel 3: New materials discovery and applications
Co-chairs: Jonathan Crowhurst, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory; John Tse, University of Saskatchewan

Panel 4: Novel states of matter and new chemistry
Co-chairs: Dana Dattelbaum, Los Alamos National Laboratory; Andrew Cornelius, University of Nevada at Las Vegas

Panel 5: Mechanical and transport properties of materials: strength, failure, rheology, transport properties
Co-chairs: Yusheng Zhao, University of Nevada–Las Vegas; Rudy Wenk, University of California, Berkeley

Panel 6: Liquid and amorphous materials
Co-chairs: Chris Benmore, Argonne National Laboratory; Howard Sheng, George Mason University

Panel 7: Advanced technologies and instrumentation
Co-chairs: Chi-chang Kao, Stanford Synchrotron Radiation Lightsource; Stanislav Sinogeikin, HPCAT, Carnegie Institution of Washington