Presentations

Date Type Event Title
11/2018 Invited ANL Seminar Chicago, IL Nuclear physics and neutron-rich nucleosynthesis
10/2018 Invited DNP workshop Waikoloa, HI Neutron capture rates for neutron-rich nucleosynthesis
08/2018 Invited FRIB upgrade workshop, East Lansing, MI 400 MeV/u upgrade of FRIB: advantages for $r$-process studies
08/2018 Invited NS2018 East Lansing, MI Recent progress on Los Alamos nuclear structure, reaction and fission models
07/2018 Invited FRIB workshop East Lansing, MI Nuclear fission properties for neutron star mergers
07/2018 Invited ASW2018 Vancouver, Canada Fission in the $r$-process
07/2018 Invited SFW2018 Santa Fe, NM Nuclear fission for the $r$-process
06/2018 Contributed NIC2018, L'Aquila, Italy Fission properties relevant for GW170817
06/2018 Invited NRM2018 Varenna, Italy Strenthening nuclear reaction calculations with nuclear structure input from mean-field theory
05/2018 Invited NSL Seminar Notre Dame, IN Nuclear physics for neutron-rich nucleosynthesis
05/2018 Invited FIRE Raleigh, NC Overview of the status of $r$-process inputs
05/2018 Seminar Astro. Seminar, Los Alamos, NM A quick overview of nuclear physics for neutron-rich nucleosynthesis
03/2018 Invited INT Kilonova Seattle, WA $\beta$-delayed fission in the dynamical ejecta of mergers
01/2018 Seminar Lab discussion, Paris, France Recent progress at Los Alamos
09/2017 Contributed FIESTA Santa Fe, NM Application of LANL fission models to the astrophysical $r$-process
08/2017 Seminar Group Seminar, Los Alamos, NM Novel Bayesian inference techniques and their implementation at LANL
06/2017 Invited FIRE LLNL Neutron-induced and $\beta$-delayed fission: the final moments of $r$-process nucleosynthesis
06/2017 Invited T-2 Group Seminar Los Alamos, NM LANL nuclear reaction and structure models: recent applications and insights
04/2017 Invited JINA online seminar Reverse engineering nuclear properties from $r$-process abundances
12/2016 Invited FIRE Notre Dame, IN Neutron-induced and $\beta$-delayed fission in the $r$-process
10/2016 Contributed Fall DNP Vancouver, Canada $\beta$-delayed neutron emission with neutron-$\gamma$ competition
10/2016 Invited TRIUMF Vancouver, Canada Nuclear physics for the rapid neutron capture process
09/2016 Invited ND2016 Bruges, Belgium A new model for $\beta$-delayed neutron emission and applications to the astrophysical $r$-process of nucleosynthesis
06/2016 Poster NIC2016 East Lansing, MI The rare earth peak and the astrophysical location of the $r$ process
06/2016 Invited ICNT East Lansing, MI The $r$-process and sensitivities to nuclear physics
05/2016 Seminar T-2 Group Seminar Los Alamos, NM Progress report on current LANL projects
10/2015 Contributed Fall DNP Santa Fe, NM Global Monte Carlo calculations for $r$-process nucleosynthesis
07/2015 Invited CETUP* Deadwood, SD Nuclear physics uncertainties and the $r$-process
04/2015 Invited April APS Baltimore, MD Nuclear data sensitivities and the rapid neutron capture process
03/2015 Seminar JINA-CEE Frontiers East Lansing, MI Resolving the site(s) of the astrophysical $r$-process
02/2015 Seminar Group Seminar Notre Dame, IN A quick primer on $\beta$-delayed neutron emission
01/2015 Invited LANL Nuclear Seminar Los Alamos, NM Towards a toolkit for nuclear astrophysics research
10/2014 Contributed Fall DNP Hawaii New calculations of $\beta$-delayed neutron emission probabilities
09/2014 Invited FAIRNESS2014 Italy A primer on $r$-process nucleosynthesis
08/2014 Invited CGS15 Dreseden, Germany Error bars on $r$-process abundances from uncertain nuclear masses
08/2014 Seminar INT2014 Seattle, WA Impact of nuclear physics inputs on the freezeout phase of the $r$ process
07/2014 Invited NIC2014 Debrecen, Hungary Impact of nuclear masses near closed shells on $r$-process abundances
06/2014 Invited RIBSS Retreat East Lansing, MI Sensitivity of the $r$-process to nuclear physics inputs
05/2014 Invited ATLAS UGM Chicago, IL Recent $r$-process sensitivity studies
04/2014 Invited DOE-TC2014 Raleigh, NC Nuclear masses near $N=82$ and their effects on $r$-process abundances
04/2014 Invited CW2014 Santa Fe, NM Sensitivity of a main $r$-process to nuclear masses
10/2013 Contributed Fall DNP Newport News, VA Nuclear masses near $N=82$ and their effects on $r$-process abundances
09/2013 Invited LANL Data Group Seminar Los Alamos, NM The Notre Dame Nuclide Database project
09/2013 Invited LANL Astrophysics Seminar Los Alamos, NM Nuclear masses near $N=82$ and their effects on $r$-process abundances
09/2013 Invited Mazurian Lakes Piaski, Poland Nuclear data sensitivities for $r$-process nucleosynthesis
06/2013 Contributed GRC New London, NH Nuclear masses near $N=82$ and their effects on $r$-process abundances
06/2013 Outreach UND Outreach South Bend, IN The Universe inside of you: where do the atoms in your body come from?
04/2013 Seminar UND Nuclear Seminar Notre Dame, IN The role of nuclear physics in the $r$-process
11/2012 Seminar NAVI/JINA Seminar East Lansing, MI The rare earth peak: An overlooked $r$-process diagnostic
10/2012 Seminar JINA Frontiers East Lansing, MI The rare earth peak: An overlooked $r$-process diagnostic
08/2012 Poster NIC-XII Cairns, Australia The rare earth peak: An overlooked $r$-process diagnostic
08/2012 Invited NIC-XII Workshop Cairns, Australia The rare earth peak: An overlooked $r$-process diagnostic
05/2012 Invited MSU Theory Seminar East Lansing, MI The rare earth peak: An overlooked $r$-process diagnostic
05/2012 Invited UND Nuclear Seminar Notre Dame, IN The rare earth peak: An overlooked $r$-process diagnostic
01/2012 Invited LANL Astrophysics Seminar Los Alamos, NM Formation of the rare earth elements: a tool for understanding the site of the $r$ process
10/2011 Contributed Fall DNP East Lansing, MI Formation of the rare earth peak: gaining insight into late-time $r$-process dynamics
10/2011 Seminar NCSU Astrophysics Journal Club Raleigh, NC Formation of the rare earth peak: gaining insight into late-time $r$-process dynamics
06/2011 Poster NNPSS Chapel Hill, NC A new production mechanism for the rare earth peak
04/2011 Seminar DOE Review Talk Raleigh, NC Rare earth isotopes and the $r$ process
04/2011 Seminar Reaction Network School Chiemsee, Germany Nova nucleosynthesis
07/2010 Poster NIC-XI Heidelberg, Germany Neutron capture rates and the rare earth peak
07/2009 Contributed Connecting Quarks & Cosmos INT Seattle, WA The influence of neutron capture rates in the rare earth region on the $r$ process abundance pattern
10/2008 Contributed SESAPS Raleigh, NC The influence of neutron capture rates in the rare earth region on the $r$ process
09/2008 Seminar NCSU Astrophysics Journal Club Raleigh, NC The influence of neutron capture rates in the rare earth region on the $r$ process

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