International Meeting of the Belgian Physical Society

University of Ghent - May 27-28 2003

 

Geophysics, Astrophysics and Plasma Physics
Atoms, Molecules and Radiation

 
Chairperson : Viviane PIERRARD, Thierry BASTIN


Tuesday 27 May 2003


15:15 POSTER PRESENTATIONS



GP6      Experimental study of a diaphragm discharge in water

                  F. De Baerdemaeker, M. Monte, C. Leys


GP7      Reconstruction of the dayside magnetospheric boundary using Cluster

multi-spacecraft in situ measurements

                  J. De Keyser, M. Roth


GP8           The heavy ions of the solar wind: pseudo-heating by velocity filtration and accelaration in an exospheric model

                  V. Pierrard, H. Lamy, J. Lemaire


GP9      Exospheric kinetic models of the solar wind : applications to the coronal holes conditions

                  H. Lamy, V. Pierrard, M. Maksimovic, J. Lemaire


GP10         The ESA Venus-Express mission: an astrobiology point of view
                  Ch. Muller

GP11      Astrophysical problems solved by tachyolectric effect?

                  J. Steyaert


GP12      Coupling of ICRH power to JET ELMy plasmas, different issues and proposed solutions

                  P. Wouters, F. Durodie, R.H. Goulding, P.U. Lamalle, A. Walden, I. Monakhov, M. Graham, T. Blackman, J.-M. Noterdaeme, M.L. Mayoral


GP13      Investigation of self-organized criticality (SOC) behavior of edge plasma transport in TEXTOR

                  Y. Xu, S. Jachmich, R.R. Weynants


GP14      Asymptotic description of penetration of the TEXTOR dynamic ergodic divertor field

                  S. Schillebeeckx, D.W. Faulconer


GP15      Effect of ICRF mode conversion at ion-ion hybrid resonance on plasma confinement in JET

A. Lyssoivan, D. Van Eester, M. Mantsinen, A. Salmi, J.-M. Noterdaeme, I. Monakhov and EFDA-JET Work-Program Contributors


GP16         On the measurement of poloidal rotation of ions in JET ITB plasmas

                  K. Crombé, Y. Andrew, C. Giroud, N.C. Hawkes, F. Sattin, M. Valisa, K.D. Zastrow and EFDA-JET Work-Program Contributors


GP17      Some mirror points properties of trapped particles in geomagnetic fields

                  S. Batteux


GP18      Nonlinear Fourier analysis of magnetized plasma

                  G.K. Karugila, D.K. Callebaut


GP19         A new Zeff diagnostic on TEXTOR: setup and reconstruction of edge Zeff profiles from continuum measurements via (semi-)Blind source separation techniques

                  G. Verdoolaege, G. Telesca, G. Van Oost

AM2          A “portable” experiment for the study of laser-molecule interactions

                  B. Fabre, L. Malfaire, J. Posthumus, J. Jureta, X. Urbain


AM3          The cold atom micromaser in a vertical configuration

                  J. Martin, T. Bastin


AM4          K-Shell excitation of 2-propenal at the C1s and O1s edges by inner-shell electron  energy loss spectroscopy and ab initio calculations

                  M.-J. Hubin-Franskin, D. Duflot, J.-P. Flament, J. Heinesch, I.C. Walker


AM5      Hyperfine structure for neutral manganese lines of astrophysical interest

                  P.-H. Lefèbvre, H.-P. Garnir, E. Biémont


AM6      Radiative lifetime measurements and oscillator strength determination for transitions in singly ionised  praseodymium (Pr II)

                  E. Biémont, P.-H. Lefèbvre, P. Quinet, S. Svanberg, H.L. Xu


AM7      Merged-beam study of associative ionisation in collisions of C- with C+, N+ and O+

                  E.M. Staicu-Casagrande, N. de Ruette, A. Le Padellec, E.A. Naji, T. Nzeyimana, X. Urbain


AM8      Absolute cross sections for electron  impact ionisation and C+ formation from C2H+

                  H. Cherkani-Hassani, J. Jureta, D.S. Belic, P. Defrance


AM9      Lifetime measurements in highly ionised Xe

                  H.-P. Garnir, G. Lumay , P. Quinet, E. Biémont


16:15 ORAL PRESENTATIONS


16:15      GP1  Product yield determination of the OH-initiated oxidation of monoterpenes

            C. Amelynck, N. Schoon, E. Arijs


16:35      GP2  Influence of the non-linearity of the collision operator on ion cyclotron resonance heating of a tokamak plasma and incidence on the operation of a fusion reactor

                  F. Louche


16:55      GP3  Recent 3He radio frequency heating experiments on JET

                  D. Van Eester and JET-EFDA collaborators


17:15      GP4  Non-thermal plasma sources for surface treatment of polymers at atmospheric pressure

                  E. Temmerman, C. Leys, J. Verschuren


17:35      GP5  Plasma-body radiation

                  D.K. Callebaut


17:55      AM1  Absolute cross section for the resonant photodetachment of He-

M.S. Brouri, P.J.M. van der Burgt, J. Jureta and X. Urbain

18:15       End of oral sessions


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