CAARI-SNEAP 2022 Subtopic Listing (August 13, 2022)

    Topic: Accelerator-Based Analysis(AA)   2 subtopics
  • AA: Ion Beam Techniques and Microscopy (IBTM) 5 sessions

    Development of new or improved IBA techniques (including SIMS, MEIS, LEIS) and applications not covered in AR and AP. Other applications are also suitable if ~50% of presentation is on the technique and the developments and Applications of Ion Microscopy.

    AA-IBTM-01 Advances in MeV SIMS
    AA-IBTM-02 Cultural Heritage/Forensic Science
    AA-IBTM-03 Multiple technique analyses including ion beams (TOTAL IBA)
    AA-IBTM-04 IBA of Liquids and Biological Samples
    AA-IBTM-05 Ion and Micro Beam Analysis
  • AA: Nuclear-Based Analysis and Neutron Techniques 2 sessions

    Development of new or improved NBA techniques and applications including those with beams of neutrons from accelerators, reactors or n-tubes not covered in AR and AP. Other applications are also suitable if ~50% of presentation is on the technique.

    AA-NBAT-01 Neutron Scattering for Materials Science Research
    AA-NBAT-02 Neutron Production Detection and Applications
  • Topic: Accelerators(AC)   3 subtopics
  • AC: Accelerator Facilities (AF) 2 sessions

    Updates on new accelerator facilities; reports on ongoing work; new facilities; facilities for medical applications

    AC-AF-01 Accelerator Facility Updates (major, larger scale)
    AC-AF-02 Accelerator Facilities (smaller scale at Universities, Industry, Medicine)
  • AC: Accelerator Stewardship (AS) 1 session

    Basic and Applied Research: Accelerator applications; performance improvements; cost reduction; synergistic applications

    AC-AS-01 Accessing the National Labs and Technology Transfer
  • AC: Technology Development (TD) 2 sessions

    Accelerator technology: systems, components, instrumentation

    AC-TD-01 Accelerator Technology for Climate, Energy and Security
    AC-TD-02 Emerging Accelerator Technologies
  • Topic: Applications(AP)   4 subtopics
  • AP: Industrial Applications (IA) 5 sessions

    Non-Destructive Testing, Well Logging, Polymer Modification/Cross-Linking, Food Preservation/Sterilization, Waste Treatment, Semiconductor Manufacturing/Ion Implantation, Gemstone Irradiation, Historical/Cultural Item Authentication, Material Identification and Assaying, Lithography, Environmental Applications, Industrial/Medical Radioisotope Production

    AP-IA-01 Geo-Physical and Non-Destructive Testing Applications
    AP-IA-02 Advanced Accelerators for Medical/Insect/Pharmaceutical Sterilization and Blood/Food Irradiators
    AP-IA-03 High Brightness UV, X-ray, and Gamma-Ray Industrial Accelerator Systems and Applications
    AP-IA-04 Advanced Manufacturing of Industrial Accelerators and Power Supplies
    AP-IA-04 Industrial Neutron Imaging and X-ray Radiography Systems and Applications
  • AP: Medical Applications (MA) 7 sessions

    Proton and Heavy Ion Therapy, Medical Equipment Sterilization, Medical Imaging, X-ray Radiotherapy

    AP-MA-01 Technological Developments in Medical Accelerator Technology and Future Aspirations
    AP-MA-02 FLASH Accelerators and Delivery Systems
    AP-MA-03 Recent advances in particle beam radiobiology and radiochemistry
    AP-MA-04 Medical imaging in particle therapy
    AP-MA-05 New and expanding indications for use of particle therapy
    AP-MA-06 Boron Neutron Capture Therapy
    AP-MA-07 Theranostics - accelerator production of needed current and future isotopes
  • AP: Security and Defense (SD) 5 sessions

    Cargo Scanning, Directed Energy Systems, Interrogation Sources, Nonproliferation Applications, Airport Security Systems, Radiological Source Replacement, Nuclear and Crime Lab Forensics, Stockpile Stewardship, Computational Tools

    AP-SD-01 X-ray Imaging Systems for Non-Intrusive Inspection
    AP-SD-02 Neutron Generators Security and Defense
    AP-SD-03 Detectors for Accelerator-Based Systems
    AP-SD-04 Border, Airport, Rail Car, and Maritime Security
    AP-SD-05 Software and Simulation for Security and Defense
  • AP: Teaching with Accelerators (TA) 3 sessions

    Undergraduate and Graduate Programs, Educational Experiments and Techniques, Teaching Accelerator Systems, University-National Lab Collaborations to Train Next-Generation Accelerator Scientists, Novel Educational Tools and Methods, Particle Accelerator Mobile Apps and Interactive Learning Programs

    AP-TA-01 Undergraduate Education and Experiments with Accelerators
    AP-TA-02 Undergraduate Education in the Accelerator Laboratory
    AP-TA-03 Graduate Programs
  • Topic: Applied Research(AR)   3 subtopics
  • AR: Ion enhanced synthesis and modification (ISM) 6 sessions

    Surface modification of materials with ion beams; chemical doping by ion implantation; ion enhanced synthesis of new and novel materials

    AR-ISM-01 Radiation induced synthesis and modification of electronic and photonic Materials and devices
    AR-ISM-02 Mechanical properties of ion irradiated complex alloys
    AR-ISM-03 Effects Of Irradiation On Microstructure And Properties Of Compositionally Complex Alloys
    AR-ISM-04 Recent advances in secondary ion mass spectrometry
    AR-ISM-05 Recent Advancements in Ion Microscopes
    AR-ISM-06 Defect Engineering in Materials with Ion Beam Methods
  • AR: Radiation Effects (RE) 7 sessions

    Fundamentals of radiation damage by ions, neutrons and electrons; radiolysis by ionizing radiation generated by accelerators; emulation of radiation effects in nuclear reactors and space environments. Radiation effects in chemical and biological systems not covered by AP

    AR-RE-01 Accelerator-based Irradiation capabilities for Nuclear Energy Research
    AR-RE-02 Multiscale Studies of Irradiated Materials for Fusion Applications - I
    AR-RE-03 Multiscale Studies of Irradiated Materials for Fusion Applications - II
    AR-RE-04 Radiation effects in non-metallic materials
    AR-RE-05 Radiation Effects in Semiconductors and Complex Oxids
    AR-RE-06 Radiation Effects in Nanostructured Materials
    AR-RE-07 In-situ measurements of ion irradiation damage in materials
  • AR: Nanoscience and Technology (NST) 6 sessions

    New and novel nanoscience and applications using ion sources and accelerator beams: nanomechanics, nanoelectronics, nanophotonics, 1D and 2D material syhthesis

    AR-NST-01 Focused Ion Beam Implantation for Defect Centers and Sensing - a Sandia Perspective
    AR-NST-02 Defect Centers in Wide Bandgap Substrates - Creation and Applications
    AR-NST-03 Focused Ion Beams for Irradiation and Implantation Applications
    AR-NST-04 Nanoscale Pattern Formation Produced by Ion Bombardment of Solid Surfaces, Part I
    AR-NST-04 Nanoscale Pattern Formation Produced by Ion Bombardment of Solid Surfaces, Part II
    AR-NST-05 Nanoscale Pattern Formation Produced by Ion Bombardment of Solid Surfaces, Part III
  • Topic: Physics Research(PR)   2 subtopics
  • PR: Atomic and Molecular Physics (AMP) 4 sessions

    Atomic and molecular physics with keV ion beams; Applications of electron-ion collisions in atomic and nuclear physics and astrophysics; Fundamental processing in atomic physics; Fundamental processes in molecular collisions; Strong field physics at accelerators and storage rings.

    PR-AMP-01 Atomic collisions: Atomic and molecular targets
    PR-AMP-02 Atomic collisions: Solid-state targets
    PR-AMP-03 Ion beam analysis with PIXE and SIMS
    PR-AMP-04 Biological and Chemical Effects of Radiation
  • PR: Subatomic Physics (SP) 9 sessions

    New nuclear physics facilities and initiatives; Nuclear physics; Reactions on unstable nuclei; Reactor neutrinos; High energy density physics; Beam development for nuclear physics and isotope production; Physics at RHIC and JLAB; nuclear astrophysics.

    PR-SP-01 Nuclear Astrophysics I
    PR-SP-02 Nuclear Astrophysics II
    PR-SP-03 Atomic Nuclear and Molecular techniques for fundamental physics I
    PR-SP-04 Atomic Nuclear and Molecular techniques for fundamental physics II
    PR-SP-05 Machine Learning and AI in Subatomic Physics I
    PR-SP-06 Machine Learning and AI in Subatomic Physics II
    PR-SP-07 Neutron Physics I - Precision Measurements I
    PR-SP-08 Neutron Physics II - Precision Measurements II
    PR-SP-09 Subatomic Physics - Latest Results
  • Topic: Plenary Sessions(PS)   4 subtopics
  • PS: Plenary Sessions for Accelerators (AC) 1 session

    Plenary Sessions for Accelerators (AC)

    PS-AC-01 Spallation Neutrons and Applications
  • PS: Plenary Sessions for Applications (AP) 1 session

    Plenary Sessions for Applications (AP)

    PS-AP-01 Development of a new FLASH treatment machine: Phaser
  • PS: Plenary Sessions for Physics Research (PR) 1 session

    Plenary Sessions for Physics Research (PR)

    PS-PR-01 Current Hot Topics in Nuclear Physics
  • PS: Plenary Sessions for Applied Research (AR) 1 session

    Plenary Sessions for Applied Research (AR)

    PS-AR-01 Recent pump-probe advancements to interrogate materials dynamics at ultra-fast temporal and ultra-small spatial resolutions
  • Topic: SNEAP(SN)   2 subtopics
  • SN: Status Reports (SRS) 2 sessions

    New Facilities; Status reports; Lab Safety and Operation

    SN-SRS-01 Status Reports I
    SN-SRS-02 Status Reports II
  • SN: Technical Developments (TDS) 3 sessions

    New Methods and Developments; Ion Sources; Vacuum Systems; Beam Transport and Optics; Control Systems

    SN-TDS-01 Technical Developments I
    SN-TDS-02 Technical Developments II
    SN-TDS-03 Technical Developments III