June 2020 - Abstract submission opens
June 26, 2020 - Abstract submission deadline!
July 27, 2020 - Registration opened
July 31, 2020 - REU program application (is now closed)
September 15, 2020 - Registration fees (increased)
October 20, 2020 - Registration is closing
Oct. 29, 2020 - First day of the conference
Program overview / Epitome
The program begins with three Topical Workshops on the morning of Thursday, Oct. 29.
Two Plenary Sessions will be held on the afternoon of Thursday, Oct. 29, to be followed by four Group Meetings.
Invited sessions, contributed sessions and minisymposia will be held all day Friday and Saturday, and on Sunday morning.
The CEU poster session will be held on Friday and Saturday
The DNP Business/Town Meeting will be held on Sunday afternoon. The conference adjourns on Sunday, Nov. 1, 2020.
• Neutrons: From particles to stars.
• New insights in the spin structure of the nucleon.
• Quantum Simulation and Quantum Computing for Nuclear Physics.
• Nuclei near neutron star surfaces.
• Thermalization from small to large systems.
• Electroweak and Beyond Standard Model physics with electron scattering.
• Compact accelerator systems for nuclear physics.
• Award session: Mentoring award and Dissertation Award.
• (19a) New Insights into Fission
• (19b) Short-range Correlations in Nuclei
• (19c) Gamma-Particle Coincidence Studies With Radioactive Beams
• (19d) Precision Beta Decay
• (19e) Hyper Nuclear Spectroscopy
• (19f) Hadronic Weak Interactions
• (19g) Nuclear Physics in Africa
• (19h) The Next-generation Nuclear Workforce
• (19j) Invariant Mass Spectroscopy for the Study of Rare Isotopes
• (19k) A US-based Electron-Ion Collider (EIC): Physics and Detectors
• (19m) Nuclear Physics From Effective Field Theory and Lattice Field Theory
• (19n) (α,n) Reactions for Astrophysics and Applications
• (19o) Charting the Spectrum of Excited Nucleons at Jefferson Lab
• (19p) Isotope Production at Nuclear Physics Facilities
• (19q) Probing Nucleons and Nuclei in Ultra-peripheral Collisions and with Vector-Mesons
• (19r) Novel Detector Technologies from Detectors To Data Analysis
• (19s) National Society of Black Physicists / National Society of Hispanic Physicists: Impact in the Nuclear Sciences
A time slot from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM on Thursday, October 29, will be used for Group Meetings for various collaborations. FRIB will have 5 to 10 Zoom parallel meeting rooms
FRIB will post the recorded plenary sessions.