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Astro2010: The Astronomy and Astrophysics Decadal Survey

Theory, Computation, and Laboratory Astrophysics White Papers

Below is a list of the Theory, Computation, and Laboratory Astrophysics white papers received (alphabetized by paper title). The text of individual position white papers can be downloaded by clicking on the paper title link.
 

Theory, Computation, and Laboratory Astrophysics White Papers Received

 

Paper Title

Author Name

1.

A Mathematical Analysis of the Atom’s Power Requirements needed to Drive Light/Photons or a Chain Reaction

Charles Sven

2.

Development of a Novel Instrument to Study the Cosmic Origins of Organic Chemistry

Daniel Wolf Savin

3.

From Molecular to Highly-Charged Ions: Expansion of Laboratory Astrophysics Through the Use of the Electrostatic Storage Ring and Electron Beam Ion Trap

Ara Chutjian

4.

Fully Automated Approaches to Analyze Large-Scale Astronomy Survey Data

Andrej Prsa

5.

Laboratory Astrochemistry Facility to underpin the next Decade of Astronomy and Astrophysics

David R. Schultz

6.

On the Need for a New Non-Programmatic Funding Channel for Postdoc Centers in Theoretical Astrophysics

Abraham Loeb

7.

Strategic Theory

Michael Fall

8.

Study of Magnetic Reconnection in Collisional (MHD) and Collionless (Kinetic) Plasmas by Upgrading Magnetic Reconnection Experiment (MRX) Device

Masaaki Yamada