Keynote and Plenary Speakers

Keynote Speaker

Roger Blandford, Stanford University, California, USA
“The Limits of Plasma Physics”


Frank Jenko, Max Planck Institute for Plasma Physics (IPP) Garching, Germany
“Unraveling the nature of kinetic plasma turbulence”

Fernando Haas, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
“Quantum plasmas: equation of state, Bohm potential, exchange effects”

Richard Buttery, General Atomics, USA
“The Advanced Tokamak Path to Steady State Fusion Energy”

Oleg Petrov, Joint Institute for High Temperatures, Russian Academy of Sciences, Russia
“Low Entropy Radiation and Evolution of Dissipative Dust Structures in Plasma”

C.Z. (Frank) Cheng, Institute of Space and Plasma Sciences, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan
“Physics of Driven Magnetic Reconnection”

Yeong Kook Oh, National Fusion Research Institute, Korea
“Vision of KSTAR program for critical issues of the steady-state high beta operation in ITER and K-DEMO operations”

Lev Zelenyi, IKI Space Research Institute, Russian Academy of Sciences, Russia
“Current sheets in planetary magnetospheres”

Lilia Ferrario, The Australian National University, Canberra
“Plasma accretion flows on to highly magnetic compact stars”