(session chair: K. Gofryk)
8:45 Opening Remark: K. Beierschmitt, Deputy Laboratory Director for Science & Technology
9:00 T. Durakiewicz (NSF)
Title: "Electronic structure of UO2"
9:30 M. Jaime (LANL)
Title: "Piezomagnetism and Magnetoelastic Memory in UO2"
10:00 S. Conradson (Institute
Josef Stefan, Slovenia)
Tilte: "Loss of the Mott Gap and Formation of a Superthermal Metal in the Coherent Polaronic Quantum Phase of O- and Photo-Doped UO2+x"
(session chair: R. Mariani)
11:00 P. Reiseborough (Temple University)
Title: "Resonant Scattering Structure in the Topological Kondo Insulator SmB6"
11:30 J. Spalek (Jagiellonian University, Poland)
Title: "On the nature of 4f-electrons within Anderson lattice model: Gutzwiller wave function solution"
12:00 T. Park (Sungkyunkwan University, South Korea)
Title: "Superconductivity and non-Fermi liquid state in the pure and doped CeRhIn5"
(session chair: A. Pikul)
2:00 R. Caciuffo (ITU, Germany)
Title: "Synchrotron Radiation Studies of the Heavy Fermion Superconductor PuCoGe5"
2:30 S. Kambe (JAEA, Japan)
Title: "The dynamical susceptibility in 115 systems"
3:00 J. X. Zhu (LANL)
Title: "Electronic and Magnetic Properties of Cd-Doped PuRhIn5"
4:00 H. Sakai (JAEA, Japan)
Title: "Anisotropic spin fluctuations and locally bound states in strongly correlated f-electron systems near antiferromagnetic quantum critical point"
Title: "Unusual temperature dependence of Mossbauer isomer shift in NpF4"
(session chair: R. Kennedy)
9:00 G. Lander (ILL, France)
Title: "X-ray magnetic circular dichroism of actinides: can it help the localized/itinerant debate?"
9:30 M. Janoschek (LANL)
Title: "The valence-fluctuating ground state of plutonium"
10:00 J. Lashley (LANL)
Title: "Low temperature thermodynamics of the light actinides"
(session chair: T. Klimczuk)
11:00 G. Zwicknagl (TU
Title: "Dual nature of f-electrons and the utility of band theory"
11:30 N. Butch (NIST)
Title: "Magnetic Excitations in URu2Si2 - Hidden Order and Antiferromagnetism"
12:00 N. Harrison (LANL)
Title: "High Magnetic Field Electronic Structure of URu2Si2"
(session chair: J. Yu)
2:00 S. Maskova (Charles
University, Czech Republic)
Title: "Physical properties of UNi(Zn,Al) and their hydrides"
2:30 D. Andersson (LANL)
Title: "Perspectives on the electronic structure of UO2 and modeling material properties"
3:00 L. Havela (Charles University, Czech Republic)
Title: "Structure, bonding, and magnetism in U hydrides"
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm Business Dinner
5:30 Board Bus outside Fairfield Inn/Residence Inn
6:30 Dinner: South Fork Lodge - https://www.naturalretreats.com/south-fork-lodge-fishing-vacations-idaho
8:30 Board Bus to Fairfield Inn/Residence Inn
(session chair: M. Salamon)
9:00 J. Smith (LANL)
Title: "Hill Plots and Some Observations"
9:30 J. Joyce (LANL)
Title: "Plutonium materials and the electronic structure from photoemission"
10:00 Y. Haga (JAEA, Japan)
Title: "Magnetic and transport characteristics of AnTX5 compounds"
(session chair: D. Hurley)
11:00 D. Aoki (Tohuku
Title: "Fermi surface instabilities and quantum critical phenomena in uranium ferromagnetic superconductors"
11:30 J. C. Griveau (ITU, Germany)
Title: "Plutonium superconductor PuCoGa5 below 1K: a specific heat study"
12:00 A. Pikul (Institute of Low Temperature and Structure Research, Poland)
Title: "Search for unconventional superconductors among YT2M2 and ThT2M2 compounds (where T=d-electron transition metal and M=Si or Ge"
(session chair: J-C. Griveau)
2:00 R. Springell (University
of Bristol, UK)
Title: "Exploring the actinide 5f states at the nano-scale"
2:30 J. Tobin (University
Title: "Covalency in Oxidized Uranium"
3:00 T. Klimczuk (TU
Title: "A new insight into the oxypnictides: NpFeAsO and PuFeAsO"
4:30 CLOSING (T. Durakiewicz)
Yellowstone National Park & Jackson Hole Wyoming Excursion
8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.