# SciDAC-4/NUCLEI-related Talks [2019] [2018] [2017]

[See also SciDAC-3/NUCLEI-related talks]

## Talks in 2019

W. Nazarewicz, "Quantified Density Functional Theory," International Workshop on Many-body System with Strong Interactions, Lanzhou, China, June 11, 2019.

W. Nazarewicz, "Quantified Density Functional Theory," International Conference on Proton-Emitting Nuclei 2019 FRIB, MSU, June 6, 2019.

W. Nazarewicz, "Is There an End to the Periodic Table of Elements?," Director's Lecture, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, May 30, 2019.

B Norris, "Performance Optimization Overview," NUCLEI Annual Meeting, Santa Fe, NM, May 22, 2019.

MJ Grosskopf, "Structured Model Discrepancy in Nuclear Energy Density Functional Theory Simulators," Statistical Perspectives on Uncertainty Quantification (SPUQ), SAMSI, Chapel Hill, NC, May 17, 2019.

J Engel, "Progress in the Theory of Double-Beta Matrix Elements," Conference on Science at the Sanford Underground Research Facility, Rapid City, SD, May 15-17, 2019.

T. Papenbrock, "From effective field theories to atomic nuclei," Texas A&M, Commerce, TX, April 25, 2019.

R. B. Wiringa, "Ab Initio Calculations of Nuclear Systems," University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, April 23, 2019.

C J Horowitz, "Neutron rich dense matter, neutron star mergers, and laboratory experiments," Carnegie Mellon, Pittsburg, PA, Apr. 2019.

G Hagen, "Coupled-cluster calculations of (double-) beta decays," ECT* workshop on “Atomic nuclei as laboratories for BSM physics”, ECT*, Trento, Italy, April 17, 2019.

S. Gandolfi, "Neutrino interactions in nuclei," Atomic nuclei as laboratories for BSM physics, ECT*, Trento, Italy., April 15-19, 2019.

C J Horowitz, "Neutron rich matter, neutron star mergers, and laboratory experiments," APS April Meeting, Denver, CO, Apr. 2019.

D. Lonardoni, "Quantum Monte Carlo calculations of light nuclei using local chiral interactions," APS April Meeting 2019, Denver, CO, April 13–16, 2019.

N. Rocco, "Ab-initio calculations of inclusive scattering reactions," APS April Meeting, `Session G05: Short-Range Correlations in Few-Body Systems' , Denver, CO, April 13-16, 2019.

Jonathan Engel, "Can Beta Decay Measurements Inform Other BSM Experiments?," Precise Beta Decay Calculations for Searches for New Physics, Trento, Italy, April 8-12, 2019.

G Hagen, "Coupled-cluster calculations of beta decays," ECT* workshop on “Precise beta decay calculations for searches for new physics”, ECT*, Trento, April 11, 2019.

I Tews, "Neutron-star Mergers as Probes for Nuclear physics," Yale University, April 10, 2019.

T. Papenbrock, "From EFTs to atomic nuclei," Workshop 'Effective Field Theories and Ab Initio Calculations of Nuclei,' Nanjing, China, April 9, 2019.

S. Gandolfi, "Status of beta-decay calculations and quenching from ab-initio," Precise beta decay calculations for searches for new physics, ECT*, Trento, Italy., April 8-12, 2019.

J.P. Vary, "Ab Initio No Core Shell Model Results with Chiral Effective Field Theory," Effective Field Theories and Ab Initio Calculations of Nuclei, Nanjing, China, April 8-13, 2019.

I Tews, "Neutron Stars as Probes for Nuclear Physics," University of Maryland, USA, April 3, 2019.

N. Rocco, "Lepton-nucleus scattering within many- body approaches," ‘The 7th LCTP Spring Symposium: Neutrino Physics’, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, April 1-3, 2019.

D. Lonardoni, "Exploring short-range correlation effects with quantum Monte Carlo," 2nd Workshop on Quantitative Challenges in SRC and EMC Research, MIT, MA, March 20-23, 2019.

R. B. Wiringa, "High-momentum in NN interactions," 2nd Workshop on "Quantitative Challenges in SRC and EMC Research," Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, March 22, 2019.

C J Horowitz, "Weak charge distributions," Workshop on Weak Elastic Scattering with Nuclei, INT, Seattle, WA, Mar. 2019.

N. Rocco, "Ab-initio calculations of inclusive scattering reactions," `2nd Workshop on Quantitative Challenges in SRC and EMC Research' , Massachusetts Institute of Technology , Cambridge, MA, March 20-23, 2019.

C J Horowitz, "Weak charge distributions," Workshop on Weak Elastic Scattering with Nuclei, INT, Seattle, WA, Mar. 2019.

G Hagen, "A solution to the puzzle of quenched beta decays," UTK nuclear physics seminar, Knoxville, March 11, 2019.

D. Lonardoni, "From nuclear structure to neutron stars with quantum Monte Carlo," First Nuclear and Particle Theory Meeting, Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, MO, March 10-13, 2019.

N. Rocco, "Electron and neutrino scattering from the QE to the DIS region," `First Nuclear and Particle Theory Meeting' , Washington University , St. Louis, MO, March 10-13, 2019.

G Hagen, "Coupled-cluster calculations of weak charge form factors & neutron skins," INT workshop on Weak Elastic Scattering with Nuclei, INT, Seattle, March 4, 2019.

R.J. Furnstahl, "EFT Potentials and SRCs: Q&A," 2nd Workshop on Quantitative Approaches to Nuclear SRCs and the EMC Effect, MIT, Cambridge, MA, March, 2019.

X. Zhang, "Extract nuclear scattering phase shifts from ab initio energy spectrum calculation," Progress in Ab Initio Techniques in Nuclear Physics conferences, TRIUMF, Vancouver, BC, Canada, February, 2019.

T. Papenbrock, "Addressing shortfalls of pion-less EFT," TRIUMF, Vancouver, BC, February 27, 2019.

S. Gandolfi, "Properties of nuclei from chiral EFT interactions," Progress in Ab Initio Techniques in Nuclear Physics, TRIUMF, Feb 26 - March 1, 2019.

G Hagen, "Progress in coupled cluster computations of atomic nuclei," Progress in Ab Initio Techniques in Nuclear Physics, TRIUMF, Vancouver, February 26, 2019.

J.P. Vary, "No Core Shell Model (NCSM) With Consistent Electroweak Interactions and Other Recent Developments," Progress in Ab Initio Techniques in Nuclear Physics, TRIUMF, Vancouver, Canada, February 26 - March 1, 2019.

W. Nazarewicz, "Microscopic Description of the Fission Process," 2019 Stewardship Science Academic Programs Symposium, Albuquerque, NM, Fe. 19-20, 2019.

R. B. Wiringa, "The Continuing Search for a Better Nuclear Hamiltonian," Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri, February 8, 2019.

I Tews, "Precision studies of nucleonic matter and nuclei," North Carolina State University, Raleigh, USA, January 23, 2019.

J. A. Melendez, "Fitting Nuclear Potentials with TensorFlow & Gaussian Processes," LANL, January 15, 2019.

C J Horowitz, "Neutron stars and the equation of state of dense matter," 57. International Winter Meeting on Nuclear Physics, Bormio, Italy, Jan. 2019.

A. Lovato, "Neutrino-nucleus interactions at low (and moderate) momentum transfer," First Nuclear and Particle Theory Meeting, St. Louis, MO, March 10-13, 2019.

A. Lovato, "Spectral functions from quantum Monte Carlo," Second Workshop on quantitative challenges in SRC and EMC Research, Boston, MA, March 20-23, 2019.

A. Lovato, "Ab-initio calculations of neutrino-nucleus interactions," APS April Meeting 2019, Denver, CO, April 13-16, 2019.

A. Lovato, "Lepton-nucleus interactions from quantum Monte Carlo," Nuclear and Particle Theory for Accelerator Neutrino Experiments, Fermilab, Batavia, IL, May 9-11, 2019.

S. M. Wild, "AutoDiff, (ML,) Mathematical Optimization, and UQ in NUCLEI," Santa Fe, NM, May 22, 2019.

## Talks in 2018

K Fossez, "Nuclei as open quantum systems," Argonne National Laboratory, Lemont, IL, USA, April 1, 2019.

C J Horowitz, "Neutron rich matter, neutron star mergers and laboratory experiments," Max Planck Institute for Gravitational Physics, Postdam, Germany, Dec. 2018.

K Fossez, "Neutron-rich helium isotopes: Complex made simple," Nuclear Theory workshop, ORNL, Oak Ridge, TN, USA, December 11, 2018.

C J Horowitz, "Neutron star crust, crust mountains, and continuous gravitational waves," Max Planck Institute for Gravitational Physics, Hannover, Germany, Dec. 2018.

W. Nazarewicz, "Neutron drip line in the Ca region from Bayesian machine learning," Tsukuba-CCS workshop on microscopic theories of nuclear structure and dynamics, Center for Computational Sciences, University of Tsukuba, Tsukuba, Japan, Dec. 10-12, 2018.

W. Nazarewicz, "Summary talk," 13th International Conference on Nucleus-Nucleus Collisions (NN2018), Omiya, Saitama, Japan, December 4-8, 2018.

N. Rocco, "Electron and neutrino scattering from the QE to the DIS region," Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, NM, December 04, 2018.

K Fossez, "Nuclei as open quantum systems," FRIB Theory Fellow candidate talk, MSU, East Lansing, USA, December 3, 2018.

W. Nazarewicz, "Excitement and Challenges in Nuclear Structure: Science of FRIB," CFNS Stony Brook, Nov. 28, 2018.

C J Horowitz, "Neutron rich matter, neutron star mergers, and laboratory experiments," INT, Seattle, WA, Nov. 2018.

J. M. Yao, "Beyond mean-field approaches for nuclear physics," Department of Physics Colloquium, Western Michigan University, November 19, 2018.

J. M. Yao, "Computing low-lying states of deformed nuclei with a chiral NN+3N interaction," Michigan State University, East Lansing, November 15, 2018.

G Hagen, "A solution to the puzzle of quenched beta decays," 85th Annual Meeting of the APS Southeastern Section, Knoxville, November 8, 2018.

T. Papenbrock, "Atomic nuclei from quantum computing," 85th Annual Meeting of the APS Southeastern Section, Knoxville, TN, November 8, 2018.

N. Rocco, "Spectral Function Approach to Higher Resonance Production and DIS," 'CTEQ Workshop @ JLAB: Parton Distributions as a Bridge from Low to High Energies', November 8-10, 2018.

J. Engel, "Odd Nuclei and g_A Renormalization for CevNs," Magnificent CEvNS Workshop, Chicago, November 2-3, 2018.

K Fossez, "Neutron-rich helium isotopes: Complex made simple," International Conference Nuclear Theory in the Supercomputing Era (NTSE), Daejeon, Republic of South Korea, November 2, 2018.

W. Nazarewicz, "Quantified Density Functional Theory," International Conference on Nuclear Theory in the Supercomputing Era – 2018, IBS Headquarters, Daejeon, South Korea, Oct. 30, 2018.

S.M. Wild, "Optimization Problems in Nuclear Theory," International Conference Nuclear Theory in the Supercomputing Era (NTSE-2018), Daejeon, Korea, October 30, 2018.

James Vary, "No-Core Shell Model with Chiral Effective Field Theory Interactions," International Conference on Nuclear Theory in the Supercomputing Era – 2018 (NTSE-2018), Daejeon, S. Korea, Ocotber 29, 2018.

J. A. Melendez, "Bayesian Discrepancy Models for Full Uncertainty Propagation in Effective Field Theories," DNP, October 25, 2018.

S. Gandolfi, "The EOS of neutron matter and neutron stars," Fifth Joint Meeting of the Nuclear Physics Divisions of APS and JPS, Hilton Waikoloa Village, Kona, October 23-27, 2018.

A.J. Tropiano, "SRG evolution of large-cutoff chiral effective field theory interactions," Waikoloa Village, Hawaii, October 24, 2018.

K Fossez, "Neutron-rich helium isotopes: complex made simple," 5th Joint Meeting of the APS Division of Nuclear Physics and the Physical Society of Japan, Waikoloa, HI, USA, October 23, 2018.

D. Lonardoni, "Medium-mass hypernuclei and the nucleon-isospin dependence of the three-body hyperon-nucleon-nucleon force," Fifth Joint Meeting of the Nuclear Physics Division of the APS and JPS, Hilton Waikoloa Village, Hawaii, October 23-27, 2018.

I Tews, "Confronting GW observations with modern nuclear-physics constraints from chiral EFT," Joint meeting of the APS Division of Nuclear Physics and the Physical Society of Japan, Waikoloa, USA., October 23-27, 2018.

C J Horowitz, "The tidal polarizability of neutron stars, the neutron skin thickness, and the nature of dense matter," DNP Meeting, Hawaii, Oct. 2018.

N. Rocco, "Ab initio theoretical approaches," L'Aquila, 'NuInt, 12th International Workshop on Neutrinos-Nucleus Interactions in the Few-GeV', October 15-19, 2018.

J. A. Melendez, "Quantifying Errors from Chiral Effective Field Theory," ISNET6, October 11, 2018.

S.M. Wild, "Optimization Formulations and Methods for Nuclear Theory," Information & Statistics in Nuclear Experiment & Theory (ISNET-6), Darmstadt, Germany, October 10, 2018.

R.J. Furnstahl, "An introduction to Bayesian methods for physicists," Uncertainty Quantification (UQ) at the Extremes (ISNET-6), Darmstadt, Germany, 8-12 October, 2018.

J. Engel, "Approaches to Double-Beta Decay: Algebraic to Ab Initio," Symmetries and Order: Algebraic Methods in Many Body Systems, New Haven, CT, October 5-6, 2018.

T. Papenbrock, "Atomic nuclei from quantum computing," Quantum Information Science Workshop at MSU, East Lansing, MI, October 3, 2018.

G Hagen, "Coupled cluster computations with two-body currents," SFB1044 workshop: Electromagnetic observables for low-energy nuclear physics, Mainz, October 2, 2018.

G Hagen, "(Towards) a solution to the puzzle of quenched beta decays," Nuclear Theory in the Supercomputing Era – 2018 (NTSE-2018), IBS, Daejeon, November 2, 2018.

W. Nazarewicz, "Applications of Nuclear Density Functional Theory," International School of Nuclear Physics, 40th Course, The Strong Interaction: From Quarks and Gluons to Nuclei and Stars, Erice, Italy, September 16-24, 2018.

Nicolas Schunck, "Theoretical Description of Fission at Increasing Excitation Energies," 6th International Workshop on Compound-Nuclear Reactions and Other Topics, Berkeley, Sep. 24-28, 2018.

C J Horowitz, "The neutron star merger GW170817 and neutron rich matter in the laboratory and in the heavens," Lawrence Livermore National Lab., Sep. 2018.

James Vary, "Duality as Seen in Basis Light Front Quantization," Quark Hadron Duality Workshop: Probing the Transition from Free to Confined Quarks, James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA, September 23, 2018.

Charles Horowitz, "Neutron star mergers, neutrinos, and neutron rich matter," SLAC, Palo Alto, CA, Sep. 2018.

D. Lonardoni, "Properties of nuclei up to A=16 using local chiral interactions," The Ninth International Workshop on Chiral Dynamics, Durham, NC, September 17-21, 2018.

S. Gandolfi, "Properties of nuclei from chiral EFT interactions," The 1st APCTP-TRIUMF Joint Workshop "Understanding Nuclei from Different Theoretical Approaches", September 14-19, 2018.

G Hagen, "A quantum computation of an atomic nucleus," Physics Colloquium at Chalmers Technical University, Gothenburg, September 19, 2018.

I Tews, "Local chiral potentials: issues and applications," Ninth International Workshop on Chiral Dynamics, Durham, USA., Septermber 17-21, 2018.

R.J. Furnstahl, "Bayesian Statistics for Effective Field Theories," Michigan State Symposium on Mathematical Statistics and Applications, East Lansing, MI, September 14-16.

G Hagen, "A solution to the puzzle of quenched beta decays," Physics Seminar at Chalmers Technical University, Gothenburg, September 14, 2018.

J. A. Melendez, "Error Propagation in Effective Theories," Chiral Dynamics (CD18), September 17, 2018.

K Fossez, "Neutron-rich helium isotopes: complex made simple," Notre Dame University, Notre Dame, IN, USA, September 10, 2018.

S. Gandolfi, "Nuclear symmetry energy from neutron drops," NuSYM2018 (8th International Symposium on Nuclear Symmetry Energy), September 10-13, 2018.

James Vary, "Effective electroweak operators for ab initio nuclear structure – recent progress," Fundamental Symmetries and Interactions Topical Collaboration Meeting, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, CA, September 8, 2018.

James Vary, "Perspectives on short-distance phenomena in nuclei," Workshop on short-range nuclear correlations at an Electron-Ion Collider, Center for Frontiers in Nuclear Science (http://www.stonybrook.edu/cfns/) Brookhaven National Lab, Upton, NY, September 5, 2018.

J.M. Yao, "GCM-Based IMSRG and bb-Decay," LBNL, Berkeley, September 7, 2018.

D. Lonardoni, "Exploring short-range correlation effects with quantum Monte Carlo and local chiral interactions," 2018 Center for Frontiers in Nuclear Science (CFNS) Workshop on “Short-range Nuclear Correlations at an Electron-Ion Collider”, BNL, Upton, NY, September 5-7, 2018.

R.J. Furnstahl, " High-resolution probes of low-resolution nuclei: An OPE-RG-EFT perspective," workshop on Short-range nucleon correlations at an electron-ion collider, Brookhaven National Lab, Upton, NY, September 5-7, 2018.

R. B. Wiringa, "Nucleon and nucleon-pair correlations in A≤12 nuclei," CFNS Workshop on "Short-Range Nuclear Correlations at an EIC," Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, New York, September 5, 2018.

K Fossez, "Neutron-rich helium isotopes: Complex made simple," FRIB Nuclear Theory Seminar, MSU, East Lansing, MI, USA, September 4, 2018.

D. Lonardoni, "Quantum Monte Carlo and local chiral interactions: light and not-so-light nuclei," INT Program INT-18-2b - Advances in Monte Carlo Techniques for Many-Body Quantum Systems, INT, Seattle, WA, July 30-September 7, 2018.

T. Papenbrock, "Quantum computing of the deuteron," Brookhaven National Laboratory, August 14, 2018.

NR Rocco, "Theory of electron- and neutrino- nucleus scattering," Blacksburg, August 12-18, 2018.

D. Lonardoni, "Exploring nuclear properties with quantum Monte Carlo and local chiral interactions," 2018 Low Energy Community Meeting, MSU, East Lansing, MI, August 10-11, 2018.

D. Lonardoni, "From Light to Medium-mass Nuclei and Neutron Stars: Quantum Monte Carlo and Local Chiral Interactions," Nuclear Structure 2018, MSU, East Lansing, MI, August 6-10, 2018.

Jonathan Engel, "Nuclear Structure and New Physics," Nuclear Structure 2018, East Lansing, MI, August 5-10, 2018.

K Fossez, "Neutron-rich helium isotopes: Complex made simple," Henan Normal University, Xinxiang, Henan, China, August 3, 2018.

T. Papenbrock, "Frontiers in the theory of nuclei," National Forum on Nuclear Physics, Henan Normal University, XinXiang, Henan, China, August 3, 2018.

D. Lonardoni, "Strangeness in nuclei and neutron stars: many-body forces and the hyperon puzzle," The 13th International Conference on Hypernuclear and Strange Particle Physics, Portsmouth, VA, June 24-29, 2018.

J Engel, "Global Calculations of Beta Decay for the r Process," FRIB and the GW170817 Kilonova, Michigan State University, July 16-27, 2018.

G Fann, "MADNESS: Applications to Nuclear Physics and Other Problems," KOSMOS Workshop in Numerical Methods in Quantum Chemistry, July 23-27, 2018.

C J Horowitz, "Neutron stars, neutron star mergers and neutron rich matter," Ariel workshop, TRIUMF, Vancouver, Canada, July 2018.

Nicolas Schunck, "Theories of Fission," Topical Program: FRIB and the GW170817 Kilonova, MSU, Jul.9-20, 2018.

K Fossez, "Effective description of 5-10He and the search for a narrow 4n resonance," Few-Body Problems in Physics (FB22), Caen, France, July 13, 2018.

G Fann, "Multiresolution Analysis and Simulations of Quantum Systems," ICOSAHOM2018, London, England, July 9-12, 2018.

C J Horowitz, "Modeling neutrino-nucleus interactions," Workshop on Neutrino nucleus interactions, ECT*, Trento, Italy, July 2018.

W. Nazarewicz, "(i) Fermion localization in nuclear DFT and TDDFT; (ii) and Bayesian approach to model-based extrapolations," Workshop on Nuclear Structure and Reactions for the 2020s, GANIL, Caen, France, July 2-6, 2018.

J. Engel, "Ab-Initio Theory and Double-Beta Decay," 6th Symposium on Neutrinos and Dark Matter in Nuclear Physics, Daejeon, Korea, June 29-July 4, 2018.

S. Gandolfi, "The EOS of neutron matter, and the effect of Lambda hyperons to neutron star structure," The 13th International Conference on Hypernuclear and Strange Particle Physics (HYP2018), June 24-29, 2018.

J.. Engel, "Quenching, Currents, EFT, and Double-Beta Decay," Program INT-18-2a, Fundamental Physics with Electroweak Probes of Light Nuclei, Seattle WA, June 12-July 13, 2018.

J. Vary, "Time-Dependent Basis Function approach to scattering," FRIB workshop on Connecting Bound States to the Continuum, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, June 15, 2018.

R. B. Wiringa, "Structure and Electroweak Transitions of Light Nuclei," Workshop on "Fundamental Physics with Electroweak Probes of Light Nuclei," INT, Seattle, Washington, June 15, 2018.

G Hagen, "Electroweak decays from coupled-cluster computations," INT workshop on “Fundamental Physics with Electroweak Probes of Light Nuclei”, INT, Seattle, June 12, 2018.

H. Hergert, "Correlated Reference States and Effective Hamiltonians in the IMSRG Framework," FRIB Theory Alliance Workshop: 'From Bound States to the Continuum', NSCL/FRIB, Michigan State University, East Lansing, June 12, 2018.

K Fossez, "The single-particle Berggren basis in structure calculations," FRIB Theory Alliance workshop, MSU, East Lansing, MI, USA, June 11, 2018.

Nicolas Schunck, "Microscopic Description of Induced Nuclear Fission," 15th Varenna Conference on Nuclear Reaction Mechanisms, Varenna, Jun. 11-15, 2018.

J Vary, "Mesons and Baryons in Light Front Quantization," University of Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal, June 11, 2018.

C J Horowitz, "The neutron star merger GW170817 and neutron rich matter in the Laboratory and in the heavens," Los Alamos National Laboratory, June 2018.

S. Gandolfi, "Quantum Monte Carlo calculations of properties of nuclei with chiral interactions," New Ideas in Constraining Nuclear Forces, ECT*, Trento, Italy, June 4-8,2018.

B Norris, "Performance Analysis Tools and Workflows," University of Tennessee Knoxville, May 26-June 1, 2018.

K Fossez, "Neutron-rich helium isotopes made simple, and progress on Gamow SRG," NUCLEI - Knoxville, TN, May 31, 2018.

S. Gandolfi, "Quantum Monte Carlo calculations of properties of nuclei with chiral interactions," 2018 NUCLEI SciDAC collaboration meeting, May 29 - June 1, 2018.

G. R. Jansen, "Coupled-cluster on Summit," NUCLEI SciDAC-4 collaboration meeting, Knoxville, TN, May 29 - June 1, 2018.

G Fann, "Multiresolution Nuclear Codes, Nonlinear Approximations," NUCLEI-2 Annual Meeting, May 30, 2018.

T.D. Morris, "Quantum computation of an atomic nuclei," Nuclei2018, May 30, 2018.

J. A. Melendez, "Bayesian Gaussian Process Models for Effective Field Theory Truncation Errors," NUCLEI 2018, May 29, 2018.

A.J. Tropiano, "Decoupling of bound states with the Magnus expansion and the IM-SRG," NUCLEI Collaboration Meeting, Knoxville, Tennessee, May 29, 2018.

J.P. Vary, "No-Core Shell Model with Chiral EFT interactions and electroweak operators," NUCLEI Annual Meeting, Knoxville, TN, May 29 – June 1, 2018.

C J Horowitz, "Neutron rich matter in the laboratory and in the heavens after GW170817," Summary talk for workshop Nuclear astrophysics in the new era of multi-messenger as-tronomy, World Science Festival, Columbia U., NY, NY, May 2018.

G Hagen, "A solution to the puzzle of quenched beta decays & A quantum computation of an atomic nucleus," Peking University, China, Beijing, May 23, 2018.

K Fossez, "Atomic nuclei as open quantum systems," Peking University, China, May 21, 2018.

Stefano Gandolfi, "Properties of homogeneous and inhomogeneous neutron matter, symmetry energy, and neutron stars," PKU Lecture on Nuclear Science, Peking University, Beijing, China, May 21, 2018.

K Fossez, "Simple effective interaction for exotic helium isotopes," CUSTIPEN meeting, Chengdu, China, May 17, 2018.

C J Horowitz, "Dense matter and the equation of state," Lecture at Summer School, Neutron star mergers for non-experts, FRIB, East Lansing, MI, May 2018.

S. Gandolfi, "Quantum Monte Carlo calculations of few neutron resonances (?)," Chengdu-CUSTIPEN Workshop on theory of rare nuclear decays, May 14-19, 2018, Chengdu, Sichuan Province, China., May 14-19, 2018.

G Hagen, "A solution to the puzzle of quenched beta decays," Chengdu-CUSTIPEN workshop on theory of rare nuclear decays, Chengdu, China, May 14, 2018.

James Vary, "Mesons and Baryons in Basis Light Front Quantization," Light Cone 2018, Jefferson Lab, Newport News, Virginia, May 14-18, 2018.

Charles Horowitz, "Neutron skins, neutron rich matter and neutron stars," Workshop Bridging the standard model to new physics with parity violation, MITP, Mainz, Germany, April 23-May 4, 2018.

G. Hagen, "Coupled-cluster computations of weak decays," Exploring the role of electro-weak currents in Atomic Nuclei, ECT* workshop, Trento, Italy, April 25, 2018.

R.J. Furnstahl, "News from the Nucleus," Kent State University Physics Colloquium, Kent, OH, April 19, 2018.

H. Hergert, "Nuclear Structure from First Principles in the 78Ni Region," APS April Meeting 2018, Columbus, OH, April 15, 2018.

G. R. Jansen, "Coupled-cluster calculation of atomic nuclei," APS April meeting, Colombus, Ohio, April 14-17, 2028.

T. Papenbrock, "Coupled clusters and quantum computing," APS Spring Meeting, Columbus, OH, April 14, 2018.

A.J. Tropiano, "Decoupling of bound states with the Magnus expansion and the IM-SRG," APS April Meeting, Columbus, Ohio, April 14-17, 2018.

Charles Horowitz, "Gravitational waves and the dense matter equation of state," 1st Symposium on Intermediate-energy Heavy Ion Collisions(iHIC2018), Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, April 7-11, 2018.

H. Hergert, "Frontiers in Nuclear Structure Theory," Institute for Nuclear and Particle Physics, Ohio University, Athens, OH, Mar 20, 2018.

Charles Horowitz, "Equation of state, NS deformability and fate of the remnant," INT-JINA Symposium on GW170817, INT, Seattle, March 12-14, 2018.

G. Hagen, "A (proposed) solution to the puzzle of quenched beta-decays," INT workshop on “Nuclear ab initio Theories and Neutrino Physics”, INT, Seattle, March 13th, March 13, 2018.

Stefano Gandolfi, "Quantum Monte Carlo calculations of the EOS of neutron matter from chiral interactions," INT-JINA Symposium INT-18-72R, First multi-messenger observations of a neutron star merger and its implications for nuclear physics, March 12-14, 2018.

Charles Horowitz, "GW170817 and neutron rich matter in the laboratory and in the heavens," TRIUMF, Vancouver, Canada, March 8, 2018.

H. Hergert, "Weak transitions in the IMSRG framework," Workshop, INT Program 18-1a: Nuclear Ab Initio Theories and Neutrino Physics, INT Seattle, March 7, 2018.

G. Hagen, "Coupled-cluster computations of weak decays in nuclei," INT workshop on “Nuclear ab initio Theories and Neutrino Physics”, INT, Seattle, March 6, 2018.

Jonathan Engel, "Double-Beta Matrix Elements,," MAJORANA Collaboration Meeting, Raleigh, NC, March 5-6, 2018.

Jonathan Engel, "Two-Body Currents and Double-Beta Decay," INT-18-1a, Nuclear ab initio Theories and Neutrino Physics, Seattle, WA, February 26 - March 30, 2018.

G. Hagen, "A (proposed) solution to the puzzle of quenched beta-decays & A quantum computation of an atomic nucleus," TRIUMF Colloquium, Vancouver, March 1, 2018.

H. Hergert, "An Update on IMSRG Developments," Workshop on 'Progress in Ab Initio Techniques in Nuclear Physics', TRIUMF, Vancouver, Canada, March 1, 2018.

K Fossez, "A simple effective interaction for 9He, and Gamow-SRG," Ab initio workshop - TRIUMF, Vancouver, February 28, 2018.

Charles Horowitz, "GW170817 and neutron rich matter in the laboratory and in the heavens," Kent State University, Ohio, Feb. 28, 2018.

T. Papenbrock, "Quantum Computing of the Deuteron," Progress in Ab Initio Techniques in Nuclear Physics TRIUMF, February 27, 2018.

J.P. Vary, "Effective Electroweak Operators for the No-Core Shell Model - an update," TRIUMF Workshop on Progress in Ab Initio Techniques in Nuclear Physics, TRIUMF, Vancouver, Canada, Feb 27 - Mar 2, 2018.

R. B. Wiringa, "Nuclear and Nucleon Matter Constraints on Three-Nucleon Forces," INT workshop on “Nuclear ab initio Theories and Neutrino Physics, INT, Seattle, February 26, 2018.

Stefano Gandolfi, "Quantum Monte Carlo calculations of properties of nuclei with chiral interactions," Vth Topical Workshop on Modern Aspects in Nuclear Structure, The Many Facets of Nuclear Structure, Bormio, Italy, February 19-25, 2018.

W. Nazarewicz, "Microscopic Description of the Fission Process," Stewardship Science Academic Programs (SSAP) Symposium, Bethesda, MD, February 22, 2018.

P Maris, "Status of and plans for ab initio nuclear structure calculations of p-shell nuclei," LENPIC Collaboration Meeting, Bochum University, Bochum, Germany, Feb. 19-20, 2018.

R.J. Furnstahl, "SCS and SMS NN forces: Bayesian insights," LENPIC Collaboration Meeting, Bochum University, Bochum, Germany, Feb. 19-20.

Nicolas Schunck, "Theories of fission," Dynamics of Nuclear Fusion and Fission Processes:Discussion Meeting, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Mumbai, India, Feb. 19-22.

J.P. Vary, "Towards consistent treatment of interactions and electroweak operators with Okubo-Lee-Suzuki renormalization," LENPIC Collaboration Meeting, Bochum University, Bochum, Germany, Feb 19-20, 2018.

W. Nazarewicz, "At the End of the Nuclear Chart: Physical and Chemical Properties of Oganesson," ANL, Physics Division Colloquium, Feb. 16, 2018.

R.J. Furnstahl, "News from the Nucleus," University of Oklahoma Physics Colloquium, Norman, OK, February 8, 2018.

J.P. Vary, "Ab initio methods for light nuclei from low to high resolution," Workshop on Polarized light ion physics with EIC, Ghent, Belgium, Feb 5-9, 2018.

G. Hagen, "A solution to the quenching puzzle of beta-decays and 0vbb in 48Ca," Topical Collaboration Meeting on 0vbb, Chapell Hill, February 2, 2018.

J.P. Vary, "Effective operators in two-nucleon systems: quenching and enhancement effects," Fundamental Symmetries and Interactions Topical Collaboration Meeting, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, Feb 1 – 3, 2018.

K Fossez, "Atomic nuclei as open quantum systems," Washington University in St. Louis, January 18, 2018.

K Fossez, "Toward a unification of nuclear structure and reactions," Washington University in St. Louis, January 17, 2018.

G. Hagen, "The role of continuum on shell-structure in neutron-rich nuclei," Multiparticle resonances in hadrons, nuclei, and ultracold gases, Hirschegg, January 15, 2018.

JP Vary, "Nuclear Properties with Chiral EFT Interactions and the Effects of Consistent Electroweak Interactions," Multiparticle resonances in hadrons, nuclei and ultracold gases, International Workshop XLVI on Gross Properties of Nuclei and Nuclear Excitations, Hirschegg, Austria, January 14-20, 2018.

J. Engel, "Nuclear Physics and Atomic EDMs," Fifth Joint Meeting of the Nuclear Physics Divisions of the APS and the JPS, Waikoloa Village, Hawaii Island, October 23-27, 2018.

Charles Horowitz, "Crust breaking on accreting neutron stars," Workshop Astro-solids, dense matter and gravitational waves, INT, Seattle, April 16-20, 2018.

A. Lovato, "Ab initio Calculations of Electroweak Response Functions," NT Program INT-18-2a Fundamental Physics with Electroweak Probes of Light Nuclei, Seattle, WA, June 12 - July 13.

A. Lovato, "Quantum Monte Carlo for neutrino-nucleus scattering," NUFACT 2018 - the 20th International Workshop on Neutrinos from accelerators, Blacksburg, VA, August 12-18, 2018.

A. Lovato, "Quantum Monte Carlo for neutrino-nucleus scattering," INT Program INT-18-2b Advances in Monte Carlo Techniques for Many-Body Quantum Systems, Seattle, WA, July 30 - September 7, 2018.

A. Lovato, "Quantum Monte Carlo calculations of Neutrino-Nucleus Interactions," Physics Opportunities in the Near DUNE Detector Hall, Fermilab, Batavia, IL, December 3-7, 2018.

JM Yao, "Generator Coordinate Method for Nuclear Low-Lying States: from MR-EDF to MR-IMSRG Calculations," NSCL/FRIB at MSU, April 03, 2018.

JM Yao, "IMSRG+GCM for deformed nuclei with a chiral 2N+3N interaction," NUCLEI Collaboration Meeting, Knoxville, Tennessee, May 29, 2018.

## Talks in 2017

R.J. Furnstahl, "DFT and EFT: Recent developments and ideas," 'Low-energy nuclear theory get-together', ORNL, Oak Ridge, TN, December 6-8, 2018.

J. Engel, "A Few Thoughts on Box Corrections in Nuclei," The Electroweak Box, ACFI, Amherst, MA, September 28-30, 2018.

W. Nazarewicz, "Fermion localizations in nuclear DFT and TDDFT," FiDiPro Winter Symposium on Nuclear Structure Physics, University of Jyvaskyla, Finland, Dec. 11-15, 2017.

Nicolas Schunck, " Energy Density Functionals from the Density Matrix Expansion of Chiral Potentials," Recent developments in microscopic theories for nuclear structure (GOGNY2017), Madrid, Spain, Nov. 29 - Dec. 2, 2017.

Charles Horowitz, "GW170817 and neutron rich matter in the laboratory and in the heavens," Columbia University, NY NY, Nov. 27, 2017.

S. Gandolfi, "Recent Quantum Monte Carlo calculations of nuclei and few neutron systems," National Superconducting Cyclotron Laboratory, Michigan State University, Nov 14, 2017.

G. Hagen, "Advances in coupled-cluster computations of atomic nuclei," Shapes and symmetries in nuclei: from experiment to theory (SSNET’17 Conference), CNRS campus in Gif-sur-Yvette, France, November 9, 2017.

H. Hergert, "Nuclear Shapes from the In-Medium Similarity Renormalization Group," Shapes and Symmetries in Nuclear: From Experiment to Theory (SSNET17) CNRS Gif-sur-Yvette, France, November 9, 2017.

T. Papenbrock, "Effective field theories for nuclear deformations and vibrations," Shapes and Symmetries in Nuclei: from Experiment to Theory, Gif-sur-Yvette, France, November 9, 2017.

Nicolas Schunck, "Quantification of Uncertainties for Predictions of Fission Fragment Distributions," Information and statistics in nuclear experiment and theory (ISNET-5), York, Nov. 6-10, 2017.

S.M. Wild, "Numerical Optimization for Physicists and Statisticians," Information & Statistics in Nuclear Experiment & Theory (ISNET-5), York, England, November 7, 2017.

R.J. Furnstahl, "Bayesian statistical models for truncation errors," ISNET-5 Workshop, York, UK, Nov. 6-9, 2017.

J. P. Vary, "Perspectives on Nuclear Structure and Scattering with the Ab Initio No Core Shell Model," Ito International Research Center (IIRC) symposium, November 1-4, 2017.

G. Hagen, "First principles calculations of weak decays in atomic nuclei," Fall Meeting of the APS Division of Nuclear Physics, Pittsburgh, October 28, 2017.

W. Nazarewicz, "Prospects for breakthroughs in understanding nuclei," PKU, Beijing, China, Oct. 19, 2017.

P Maris, "Quarkonia as q\bar{q} bound states on the light front," 2nd China-US-RIB meeting, PKU, Beijing, China, Oct. 16-18, 2017,.

P Maris, "Light-Front Bound State Analysis," Hadrons and Their Properties as a Problem in Strong QCD, PKU, Beijing, China, Oct. 12-13, 2017.

Charles Horowitz, "Microphysics for supernova simulations," Conference, Supernova Neutrino Observations, Mainz Institute for Theoretical Physics, Mainz, Germany, Oct. 9-13, 2017.

R.J. Furnstahl, "DFT and EFT: Recent developments and ideas," workshop on 'Bridging nuclear ab-initio and energy density functional theories', Orsay, France, October 2-6, 2017.

S. Gandolfi, "Equation of state of neutron matter and the structure of neutron stars," The International Symposium on Physics of Unstable Nuclei 2017 (ISPUN17), September 25-30, 2017.

G. Hagen, "Coupled-cluster computations of atomic nuclei," ISPUN 2017, Halong Bay, Vietnam, September 25, 2017.

N. Schunck, "Theory of Fission Product Yields," Fission Experiments and Theoretical Advances (FIESTA2017), Fission School & Workshop, Santa Fe, NM, September 18-22 2017.

J. P. Vary, "Supercomputers and New Paradigms of Physics," Public Lecture at LC2017 Frontiers in Light Front Hadron Physics – Theory and Experiment, Mumbai, India, September 18-22, 2017.

J. P. Vary, "Hadron Spectra, Scattering Properties and Decays from Basis Light-Front Quantization," LC2017 Frontiers in Light Front Hadron Physics – Theory and Experiment, Mumbai, India, September 18-22, 2017.

G. Hagen, "Coupled-cluster computations of atomic nuclei," UTK Nuclear Physics Seminar, Knoxville, September 17, 2017.

D. Lonardoni, "Quantum Monte Carlo and local chiral interactions: from light to medium-mass nuclei," TRIUMF, Vancouver, Canada, September 12, 2017.

N. Schunck, "Microscopic Description of Nuclear Fission: Application to the Stability of Superheavy Elements," 3rd International Symposium on Super-Heavy Elements, “Challenges in the studies of super-heavy nuclei and atoms”, Kazimierz Dolny, Poland, September 10-14, 2017.

W. Nazarewicz, "Superheavy Element Research: Perspectives (Theory, a 10 km view)," SHE2017, Kazimierz Dolny, Poland, September 10-14, 2017.

W. Nazarewicz, "Prospects for breakthroughs in understanding nuclei," XXXV Mazurian Lakes Conference on Physics, Piaski, Poland, September 3-9, 2017.

G Hagen, "Coupled-cluster computations of atomic nuclei," REHE 2017, Marburg, Germany, September 3, 2017.

S. Gandolfi, "Electro-weak interactions in nuclei," Lattice QCD, Santa Fe, NM, August 28-September 1,2017.

Charles Horowitz, "Equation of state and neutrinos," Workshop, Electromagnetic Signatures of r-process Nucleosynthesis in Neutron Star Binary Mergers, INT, Seattle, Aug. 7-11, 2017.

P Maris, "Ab initio nuclear structure calculations of p-shell nuclei with chiral EFT interactions," Instituto Tecnologico de Aeronautica, Sao Jose dos Campos, Brazil, Aug. 9, 2017.

H. Hergert, "Frontiers in Nuclear Structure Theory," Institute for Basic Science (IBS) - Rare Isotope Project, Daejeon, South Korea, July 2, 2017.

H. Hergert, "Nuclear Structure from the In-Medium Similarity Renormalization Group," Recent Progress in Many-Body Theories (RPMBT) 19, Pohang University of Science and Technology, South Korea, June 26, 2017.

R. B. Wiringa, "Quantum Monte Carlo and double-beta decay," INT Workshop on Neutrinoless Double-beta Decay, June 20, 2017.

H. Hergert, "Ab initio Calculation of Nuclear Matrix Elements with IMSRG Methods," Opening Workshop, INT Program 17-2a: Neutrinoless Double Beta Decay, Seattle, June 14, 2017.

K Fossez, "Continuum effects in neutron-rich oxygen isotopes," Santa Fe, June 6, 2017.

H. Hergert, "Frontiers in Nuclear Structure Theory," Physics Division Seminar, Argonne National Laboratory, May 15, 2017.