DOE-STFC-FNAL US-UK Partners Event

Europe/London
Rutherford Appleton Laboratory - Harwell Campus (Science and Technology Facilities Council)

Rutherford Appleton Laboratory - Harwell Campus

Science and Technology Facilities Council

Didcot OX11 0QX Room: CR12/13 in Building 68
Description

On behalf of Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory, the University of Chicago, and UK Research and Innovation (UKRI), we cordially invite you to attend an invite-only workshop on Tuesday, February 6, 2024, at the Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC) Rutherford Appleton Laboratory (RAL). The workshop will focus on US-UK partnership opportunities in the areas of quantum technologies for fundamental science, super-computing, and artificial intelligence for science.

 

Travel: The recommended travel to Rutherford Appleton Laboratory is by train to Didcot station and then taxi. Trains to Didcot depart from London Paddington Station roughly every 30 minutes and take 40-45 minutes. 

Registration
Participants
    • 10:00 AM 12:15 PM
      Morning Discussion Topics 2h 15m CR12/13 in Building 68 (Rutherford Appleton Laboratory)

      CR12/13 in Building 68

      Rutherford Appleton Laboratory

      10:00 - Welcoming Remarks
      Speaker: Mark Thomson (STFC)
      Speaker: Asmeret Asefaw Berhe (DOE)

      10:15 - Overview of UK Quantum Technology for Fundamental Physics
      Speaker: Oliver Buchmuller (Imperial College London)

      10:45 - Quantum Science and Technology at DOE Office of Science
      Speaker: Claire Cramer (DOE)

      11:15 - Quantum Technology in STFC
      Speaker: Dave Newbold (STFC, Head of Science and Technology)

      11:45 - Discussion of potential DOE-SC/STFC Collaboration

    • 12:15 PM 1:00 PM
      Lunch 45m Rutherford Appleton Laboratory - Harwell Campus

      Rutherford Appleton Laboratory - Harwell Campus

      Science and Technology Facilities Council

      Didcot OX11 0QX Room: CR12/13 in Building 68
    • 1:00 PM 2:30 PM
      Afternoon Discussion Topics 1h 30m CR12/13 in Building 68 (Rutherford Appleton Laboratory)

      CR12/13 in Building 68

      Rutherford Appleton Laboratory

      1:00 - Overview of AI/Advanced Computing at STFC
      Speaker: Tom Griffin (STFC, Head of Scientific Computing)

      1:30 - Overview of AI/Advanced Computing at DOE-SC
      Speaker: Ceren Susut (DOE)

      2:00 - Discussion of potential DOE-SC/STFC Collaboration
      Speaker: Mark Thomson (STFC)
      Speaker: Asmeret Asefaw Berhe (DOE)

    • 2:30 PM 4:00 PM
      Optional Tours 1h 30m Rutherford Appleton Laboratory - Harwell Campus

      Rutherford Appleton Laboratory - Harwell Campus

      Science and Technology Facilities Council

      Didcot OX11 0QX Room: CR12/13 in Building 68
      • National Quantum Computing Centre (NQCC)
      • ISIS Neutron and Diamond Light Source
      • Diamond Light Source
    • 4:00 PM 4:01 PM
      Programming Concludes 1m Rutherford Appleton Laboratory - Harwell Campus

      Rutherford Appleton Laboratory - Harwell Campus

      Science and Technology Facilities Council

      Didcot OX11 0QX Room: CR12/13 in Building 68