Alliance Meeting, December 2016




Wednesday , 7 December, Room 323, Kelvin Building (chair: N.Bian)
14:00-14:15 Welcome
14:15-14:55 N. Vilmer: Combined X-ray/Radio Observations of Solar Flares
14:55-15:35 E. Kontar:  Turbulence in the Context of Solar Flares
15:35-16:15 N.Bian: Turbulent Reduction of Heat Transport and Post-Flare Cooling of Coronal Loops
16:15-16:40 Coffee Break
16:40-17:20 M. Battaglia: Energy Release and Particle Acceleration in the Pre-Impulsive Phase of Solar Flares
17:20-18:00 S. Dalla: 3D Modelling of Heavy Ions Solar Energetic Particle Propagation
19:30  Dinner at Balbirs – Map Linked Here



Thursday, 8 December, Room 323, Kelvin Building (chair: N.Vilmer, E.Kontar)

09:00-09:40 D. Tsiklauri: PIC Simulations of Relaxation of Electron Beams in Inhomogeneous Solar Wind Plasmas
09:40-10:20 H. Reid: Evolution of Solar Electron Beams
10:20-10:50 Coffee Break
10:50-11:30 A.MacKinnon: Energetic Ions Secondary Electrons
11:30-12:10 M. Gordovskyy: Reduced Kinetic Treatments of Energetic Particles in Mildly-Non-Thermal Magnetized Plasmas
12:10-12:50 S. Musset: Diffusive Transport of Energetic Electrons in the Solar Corona: X-ray and Radio Diagnostics
12:50-14:00 Lunch
14:00-14:40 B. Alcock: Pitch-Angle Scattering of Solar Flare Electrons in the Inner Heliosphere
14:40-15:20 M. Potter: Particle Acceleration in Merging Magnetic Islands in Magnetic Reconnection
15:20-16:00 E. Carley: Estimation of Coronal Ejection Magnetic Field Strength via Radio Observations of Gyrosynchrotron Emission
16:00-16:30 Coffee Break
16:30-17:00 Discussion/future plans



List of participants

Benjamin Alcock, Glasgow University

Marina Battaglia, University of Northwestern Switzerland

Nicolas Bian, Glasgow University

Philippa Browning, Manchester University

Eoin Carley, Trinity College Dublin

Nicolina Chrysaphi, Glasgow University

Silvia Dalla, UCLAN

Mykola Gordovskyy, Manchester University

Asad Hussain, Manchester University

Eduard Kontar, Glasgow University

Alec MacKinnon, Glasgow University

Sophie Masson, Meudon Observatory

Tom Murat, Glasgow University

Sophie Musset, Meudon Observatory

Max Potter, Manchester University

Hamish Reid, Glasgow University

David Tsiklauri, Queen Mary University London

Nicole Vilmer, Meudon Observatory

Charlotte Waterfall, Manchester University