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SEMINARS & MEETINGS

Annual Meeting: Spring 2022

Overview

On May 5–6, 2022, the Center for Matter at Atomic Pressures (CMAP) will convene its inaugural annual meeting at the University of Rochester Laboratory for Laser Energetics in Rochester, New York. The meeting will bring together faculty, scientists, postdoctoral scholars, and graduate students with sessions designed around the major research areas, education and outreach, and evaluation. This meeting is offered by invitation only.

Register by April 17, 2022

Cost

There is no registration fee to attend the meeting. Meals will be provided.

Registrants are expected to cover travel expenses (including ground transportation), accommodations and incidentals. A limited number of travel scholarships for postdocs and graduate students are available.

Travel

By Air

Greater Rochester International Airport
Service is available through eight airlines: Allegiant, American, Delta, Frontier, JetBlue, Southwest, Spirit, and United.

GROUND TRANSPORTATION

Driving Directions to the Laboratory for Laser Energetics
250 East River Road
Rochester, NY 14623

Rental car companies at the Greater Rochester International Airport

Uber

Lyft

Rochester-area taxi service

Hotels

Recommended Hotel

Hilton Garden Inn Rochester/University & Medical Center
30 Celebration Dr, Rochester, NY 14620
Group Rate: $219/night – must book by April 22 for this rate
Reserve room under the group rate

 

Other hotels close to River Campus

Meeting Agenda

The meeting will take place May 5–6, 2022 in the Seminar Room at the University of Rochester Laboratory for Laser Energetics in Rochester, New York. Use the East Entrance, the one surrounded by glass windows without the flagpole.

View the agenda by clicking the + icons to the right. Check back regularly for updated details.

All meals will be provided.

Parking is available at the UR Medicine complex located at 200 East River Road, Rochester, NY 14623.

Park in the lot indicated by the orange arrow. Enter the building at the green arrow.

  • 07:45 – 08:30 | Breakfast
  • 08:30 – 08:50 | Welcome to CMAP!
  • 08:50 – 10:35 | Key Questions: Extreme Hydrogen and Quantum Matter
  • 10:35 – 10:50 | Break
  • 10:50 – 11:20 | Discussion: Follow up on Extreme Hydrogen and Quantum Matter
  • 11:20 – 11:30 | Group Photo
  • 11:30 – 12:00 | Poster Session
  • 12:00 – 12:50 | Lunch
  • 12:50 – 14:20 | Key Questions: Towards keV Chemistry or Transport
  • 14:20 – 14:50 | Discussion: Follow up on Towards KeV Chemistry or Transport
  • 14:50 – 15:05 | Break
  • 15:05 – 16:35 | Key Questions: Astrophysics or Hydrodynamics
  • 16:35 – 17:05 | Discussion: Follow up on Key Astrophysical or Hydrodynamic Questions
  • 17:05 – 17:15 | Closing Remarks
  • 08:00 – 08:30 and 08:30 – 09:00 | Tours of LLE
  • 08:15 – 09:00 | Breakfast
  • 09:00 – 09:15 | Opening Remarks
  • 09:15 – 09:40 | In-reach
  • 09:40 – 10:25 | Bridging scales from experiments to nature
  • 10:25 – 10:40 | Break
  • 10:40 – 11:25 | Evolution of electrides – will all matter form an electride
  • 11:25 – 12:10 | Future of superconductors – ambient to extreme
  • 12:10 – 12:40 and 12:40 – 13:10 | Tours of LLE
  • 12:10 – 13:10 | Lunch
  • 13:10 – 13:55 | Pathways to Progress in Planetary and Stellar Physics
  • 13:55 – 14:40 | How to achieve the most extreme quantum states of hydrogen
  • 14:40 – 14:55 | Break
  • 14:55 – 15:15 | Outreach
  • 15:15 – 15:35 | Education Outreach
  • 15:35 – 15:45 | Discussion: Outreach
  • 15:45 – 16:10 | What do we want to have accomplished with CMAP?
  • 16:10 – 16:50 | Discussion
  • 16:50 – 17:00 | Closing Remarks

Register

Registration is now closed.

Registration deadline: Sunday, April 17, 2022

For those who are not US citizens, you must register by Friday, April 1, 2022, due to the meeting venue.

This meeting is offered by invitation only.

Questions?

Contact Natalie Antal, CMAP program administrator, at natalie.antal@rochester.edu or (585) 276-4967.

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