Mexico City, 4-8 September, 2017

Monday 4 September
Marcos Moshinsky Auditorium, ICN

Plenary Talks (50 min. + 10 min. Q&A)
Invited Talks (30 min. + 10 min. Q&A)
Oral Contributions (15 min. + 5 min. Q&A)


   9:00-10:00          Registration and Welcome        

10:00 -11:00           Deuterium Experiment in Large Helical Device towards
                               Steady-State Helical Fusion Reactor (PT1)

                               Yasuhiko Takeiri, National Institute of Fusion Science, Japan

11:00- 11:30                             Break                       

11:30-12:30            Magnetic reconnection at the Earth's magnetosphere using
                               magnetosphere multiscale mission (MMS) (PT2)
Walter González, Instituto Nacional de Pesquisas Espaciais, Brazil

12:30-13:10            Non-linear Plasma Processes in Space Plasma Environments (IT1)
Thejappa Golla, University of Maryland and NASA, USA

13:10-15:00                              Lunch

15:00-15:40            Dynamics of Coronal Mass Ejections in the
                               interplanetary Medium in the vicinity of the Sun (IT2)

                               Alejandro Lara, Instituto de Geofísica, UNAM

15:40-16:20            Magnetic reconnection and Particle Acceleration in Astrophysical
                               Sources and Environments (IT3)

Elisabete M. de Gouveia Dal Pino, Universidade de São Paulo, Brazil

16:20-16:40            Break

16:40-17:00           Photoionized jets from massive young stars (O1)
Alejandro Raga, Instituto de Ciencias Nucleare, UNAM, Mexico

17:00-17:20           Detection of drift-mirror instability and High beta plasma
                              observations in Earth’s inner Magnetosphere (O2)
Rualdo Soto, New Jersey Institute of Technology, USA

17:20-17:40            The seesaw space, a vector space to identify and characterize
                                large-scale structures at 1 AU (O3)
Tatiana Niembro Hernández, Instituto de Geofísica, UNAM

17:40-18:00            Vacuum magnetic flux surface measurements on the SCR-1 Stellarator (O4)
                                F. Coto-Vílchez, Instituto Tecnológico de Costa Rica, Costa Rica


Monday 4 September

Auditorium of the
Instituto de Investigaciones en Materiales

Invited Talks (30 min. + 10 min. Q&A)
Oral Contributions (15 min. + 5 min. Q&A)

15:00-15:40           The effect of the geometry of the magnetic field on the
                              trajectory of the secondary electrons and the shape of the erosion
                              race track in a magnetron cathode (IIM1)

                              Stephen Muhl, Instituto de investigaciones en Materiales, UNAM, Mexico

15:40-16:20          Overview of Plasma Processing on the Semiconductor Industry (IIM2)
Humberto Torreblanca, General Atomics, USA

16:20-16:40            Break

16:40-17:00           Non-thermal atmospheric-pressure plasma activation of herbal seeds
                              indicating the acceleration of the plant’s germination period (OIM1)
                              Edbertho Leal-Quiros, California State University at Fresno, USA

17:00-17:20            Application of a Three-electrode Plasma Reactor for CO Treatment (OIM2)
Diana Grondona, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Argentina

17:20-17:40          Characterization of PG-QRO-1 Intermediate Energy Deuterium Plasmas (OIM3)
Gonzalo Ramos-López, CICATA, Instituto Politécnico Nacional-Querétaro, Mexico

17:40-18:00           Warm Plasma Torch for Hydrocarbon Reforming (OIM4)
Joel O. Pacheco, Instituto Nacional de Investigaciones Nucleares, Mexico