Registration and Reception

We look forward to meeting you on Sunday for early registration between 17:00 and 20:00 outside the Grand Ballroom on the third floor at the Hilton San Francisco Financial District hotel. We hope that many of you will join us so that we can complete your registration details and you can meet with colleagues from around the world. A reception will be held concurrently with registration on Sunday. The registration desk outside the Grand Ballroom will be open during the workshop.

Workshop Schedule, Daily Agenda and Abstracts
(last updated 18 September 2014)

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The 14th IWPCTM will be held at the Hilton San Francisco Financial District hotel. Sessions will be held in the Grand Ballroom on the third floor of the hotel.

08:20-08:30   Welcome Announcements Announcements Announcements Announcements
08:30-10:35   Plenary
RT experiment (3)
RT and KH theory and modeling (3)
RM experiment (3)
RM simulation (3)
Strength, ejecta, particulate and EOS (5)
10:35-10:55   Break Break Break Break Break
10:55-12:10   RT experiment and simulation (3) RT and KH theory and modeling (3) RM experiment and simulation (3) HED experiment (3) Discussion/
12:10-13:30   Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch  
13:30-15:10   RT simulation (4) RT and RM theory and modeling (4) RM simulation (4) HED simulation, theory and modeling (4)  
15:10-15:30   Break Break Break Break  
15:30-17:10   RT simulation (4) Poster session RM simulation (4) HED theory and modeling (4)  
17:10-17:40 Registration and Reception Discussion Discussion Discussion Discussion  
17:40-20:00 Registration and Reception          
19:00-21:00     Banquet      

Oral Presentation Guidelines

Speakers for contributed oral presentations will have a total of 25 minutes, including questions and transition to the next speaker. Your presentation will be uploaded to a PC or Macintosh: you will not be able to connect your own computer to the projector. Presentations should be sent by e-mail to by 25 August 2014. If you do not send your presentation by the deadline, you will need to coordinate with the conference staff to upload your presentation to the appropriate computer before your session begins.

Poster Presentation Guidelines

The poster session will be held on Tuesday, 2 September 2014 from 15:30 to 17:10 at the rear of the Grand Ballroom. The maximum poster size is 36” × 48”. Posters will need to be taken down at the conclusion of the poster session.


The banquet will be held on Tuesday, 2 September 2014 from 19:00–21:00 at Morton’s: The Steakhouse on Post Street in Union Square. The restaurant is within walking distance of the hotel: there is no arranged transportation between the hotel and restaurant.


For inquiries regarding the workshop, please contact the organizers at