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National Nuclear Physics Summer School 2009

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Astronomy Research
   2024 Radiative Opacity
   2024 Neutrino Emission from Stars
   2023 White Dwarfs & 12C(α,γ)16O
   2023 MESA VI
   2022 Earendel, A Highly Magnified Star
   2022 Black Hole Mass Spectrum
   2021 Skye Equation of State
   2021 White Dwarf Pulsations & 22Ne
   Software Instruments

AAS Journals
   2024 AAS YouTube
   2024 AAS Peer Review Workshops

2024 ASU Energy in Everyday Life
2024 MESA Classroom
Outreach and Education Materials

Other Stuff:
   Bicycle Adventures
   Illustrations
   Presentations
     Celebration of Margaret Burbidge
     The MESA Project
     Rise of the Elements
     Publishing in the AAS Journals
     White Dwarf Cocktails
     Stars and Explosion Models
     High Energy Astrophysics
     Bonanza of Frontiers
     Four Vignettes
     Smashing White Dwarfs
     Unstable isotopes & Burning
     Customizing MESA's pgstar
     Hunting SNIa Progenitors
     Silicon ejecta from SNIa
     NucAstro & Astrobiology
     HIPACC SS EOS
     NNPSS Lectures
     Double degenerate SNIa
     Peak Luminosity of SNIa
     26Al and 60Fe
     A Celebration of Willy Fowler



Contact: F.X.Timmes
my one page vitae,
full vitae,
research statement, and
teaching statement.

Nuclear Astrophysics Lectures
The 2009 school continues the tradition of past NNPSSs The NNPSS is distinctively different from many other schools in that it provides lectures and activities that cover the entire field of contemporary nuclear physics, ranging from QCD and the structure of the nucleon, over the reactions and structure of nuclei, to astrophysics. Particular attention is being paid to fostering interactions between students and lecturers as well as among the students that tend to come from all areas of nuclear science. This not only helps to broaden the perspective of the new generation but also aids in the formation of a community spirit within the field. The school can accommodate 50 students typically within 1-2 years either side of earning a PhD.
* Goals, nomenclature, forming a network, pp-chains, June 29

* CNO cycles, time integration, jacobian formation, June 30

* Energy generation, thermodynamic trajectories, big bang nucleosynthesis, July 1

* A general network, radioactive isotopes, and the case of 60Fe and 26Al, July 02