Upcoming events and seminars

We believe in our duty to share knowledge through weekly seminars, regularly workshops and other events. Our weekly seminars at DIFFER (filter the list below for seminars only) cover a wide range of topics and are open to everybody. Please, read more about our seminars and specific information for external visitors at Upcoming seminars.

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List all past seminars organized at DIFFER

July 8, 2022
PhD defense
On July 8th, DIFFER PhD researcher Jonathan van den Berg-Stolp will defend his thesis, titled 'Plasma-wall interaction processes in dense thermal plasmas'. The ceremony starts at 16:00h sharp. The thesis can be downloaded from the TU/e-website.
July 14, 2022
The IAEA will be organizing Episode 2 of its webinar series focusing on the latest breakthroughs and landmark achievements in fusion R&D. In this episode, experts from the Institute of Plasma Physics Chinese Academy of Sciences (EAST & CFETR), the Max Planck Institute for Plasma Physics (W7-X) and the United Kingdom Atomic Energy Authority (MAST-U & STEP) will present their latest breakthroughs and answer any question.... Read more
Dr. Jonathan Skidmore
July 14, 2022
In this seminar an overview will be presented of First Light Fusion including our current facilities, diagnostics, and simulation capabilities. I will then describe a recent experimental campaign to confirm the production of deuterium-deuterium (DD) fusion neutrons by an inertial confinement fusion target that is driven by a one-sided impact.
Dr. Bruno Sauce
September 15, 2022
Abstract Digital media has profoundly changed how children nowadays read, play, socialize, and spend their free time. These new experiences could potentially have benefits and drawbacks to cognitive development. Such topic has been a source of many mixed findings and heated public debates.
September 21, 2022
NWO CHAINS is the annual Dutch chemistry conference. Chemists come together at CHAINS. From PhD students and postdocs to professors and R&D scientists, in science and industry. This year the conference will be held on 21 and 22 September at the Koningshof in Veldhoven. More info at nwochains.nl