Front Cover.

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Title Page.

Copyright Page.

Program Committee and Advisory Committee.

Frontispiece.

Preface.

Contents.

1: Opening Session.

2: The Nuclear Landscape: Theoretical Perspective.

3: Nuclear Astrophysics Challenges at Threshold Energies.

4: Prospecting the Nuclear Landscape.

5: Challenges in Nuclear Fission: Prompt Neutron and γ-Ray Emission, Improved Fission Cross Sections for Applications and Modeling.

6: Nuclear Structure I.

7: Fission Dynamics: A Theorist's Perspective.

8: Higher-Order Derivative Terms in the Low-Energy Nuclear Energy Density Functionals.

9: Shell-Model Calculations Beyond 132Sn with a Realistic Effective Interaction.

10: Symmetry-Adapted No-Core Shell Model for Light Nuclei.

11: Cross-Over Between Different Symmetries.

12: New Insights into the Nuclear Structure in Neutron-Rich112,114,115,116,117,118Pd.

13: Neutrino Oscillations: Hierarchy Question.

14: Microscopic Calculation of Fusion; Light to Heavy Systems.

15: Nuclear Structure of Exotic Nuclei by Binary Reactions: Recent Results from LNL.

16: Cross-Shell Excitations in Neutron-Rich s-d Shell Nuclei.

17: In-Beam γ-Ray Spectroscopy with Fast Rare-Isotope Beams.

18: Laser Spectroscopy of Exotic Nuclei at ISOLDE and JYFL.

19: Radioactive Ion Beams.

20: Introduction of HIRFL-CSR Complex and Recent Results Based on Nuclear Physics Experiments.

21: Prospects in Nuclear Structure and Reactions with New Generation of High Power Accelerators and Innovative Instrumentation in Europe.

22: From NSCL to FRIB at MSU.

23: RIB from Spontaneous Fission: The CARIBU Facility.

24: Synthesis of Neutron Enriched Heavy and Superheavy Nuclei.

25: The TRIUMF-ISAC Radioactive Ion Beam (RIB) Facility: Recent Highlights and Future Plans.

26: ISOLDE Highlights and Future Plans.

27: Studies of Exotic Nuclei at the RESOLUT Facility of Florida State University.

28: Cluster Decay of the Heaviest Superheavy Nuclei.

29: Nuclear Moments.

30: Gyromagnetic Ratios in Neutron-Rich Nuclei by the Recoil in Vacuum Technique.

31: Recent Developments in Laser Spectroscopy at ISOLDE.

32: Frontiers in Electromagnetic Moment Studies for Nuclei Far-From-Stability.

33: Quasi-Particle and Collective Magnetism: Rotation, Pairing and Blocking in High-K Isomers.

34: Recent Measurements of Magnetic Moments of Short-Lived States in Stable (30 < Z < 40 and 30 < N < 50) and Progress Toward Measurements on Radioactive Nuclei.

35: Nuclear Masses.

36: Nuclear Structure of Fission Products Investigated by Precise Ion Trap Measurements.

37: Recent Results of Nuclear Mass Measurements at Storage Ring in IMP.

38: Time-of-Flight Mass Measurements Relevant to Nuclear Astrophysics.

39: Fission Fragment Studies by Gamma-Ray Spectrometry with the Mass Separator Lohengrin.

40: Nuclear Structure/Fission.

41: Production of New Isotopes and New Isomers Using In-Flight Fission of 345 MeV/nucleon 238U at RIKEN RI Beam Factory.

42: Giant and Low-Energy Dipole Modes in Neutron-Rich Nuclei.

43: Exotic Behavior at Ultrahigh Spin Values in Light Rare-Earth N~90 Nuclei.

44: Independent Isotopic Fission Yield Studies with JYFLTRAP.

45: Measurement of Isomeric Yield Ratios of Fission Products with the JYFLTRAP.

46: New Neutron-Rich Isomers Observed Among Fission Fragments of 345 MeV/u 238U and Evolution of Nuclear Structure.

47: Recent Results from Beta-Decay Studies of Neutron-Rich Rb Isotopes Produced at ISAC Using a UCx Target.

48: Onset of Quasifission Process in Asymmetric Reactions Forming the Compound System 210Rn.

49: Evidence for the Stochastic Aspect of Prompt Gamma Emission in Fission.

50: Experiments and Theory of Superheavy Elements.

51: Superheavy Element Research at TASCA at GSI.

52: New Results for Elements 115, 117, and 118 Produced in the Reactions 243Am+48Ca and 249Bk/249Cf+48Ca.

53: Superheavy Element Search at RIKEN — New Result in the Production and Decay of an Isotope, 278113, of the 113th Element.

54: Actinide Isotopes for the Synthesis of Superheavy Nuclei.

55: Synthesis of New Neutron Rich Heavy Nuclei: An Experimentalist's View.

56: Fission of Actinides and Superheavy Nuclei: Covariant Density Functional Perspective.

57: Extreme Neutron Rich Sector of the Nuclear Chart.

58: Nuclear Structure II.

59: Advances in γ-Ray Spectroscopy of Neutron-Rich Fission Fragments.

60: Decay Studies of 238U Fission Products at the HRIBF.

61: Beta-Delayed Neutron Spectroscopy for r-process Nucleosynthesis.

62: First Results of Decay Heat Measurements with MTAS at the HRIBF.

63: Gammasphere and ORRUBA: Dual Detectors for Experimental Structure Studies.

64: Transmission Efficiency of the SAGE Spectrometer Using Geant4.

65: Fission.

66: Recent Results from Photon-Induced Fission Experiments at the S-DALINAC.

67: Highlights from 35 Years of Fission Research with Slow Neutrons at the ILL.

68: Recent Research with the Detector for Advanced Neutron Capture Experiments (DANCE) at the Los Alamos Neutron Science Center.

69: SPIDER: A New Instrument for Fission Yield Measurements.

70: New Investigations on Fragment Rotational States in Spontaneous Fission of 252Cf.

71: Nuclear Structure III.

72: Deformations and Quasiparticle Spectra of Nuclei in the Nobelium Region.

73: Skyrme Energy-Density Functional Approach to Collective Modes of Excitation in Exotic Nuclei.

74: Shell-Model Calculation for Core-Excited States in N = 82, 83 Isotones Beyond 132Sn.

75: Living at the Edge of Stability: The Role of Continuum and Three-Nucleon Forces.

76: Description of Reaction Observables Using Gamow Shell Model and Coupled-Cluster Theory Including Continuum Coupling.

77: Time-Dependent Approach to the Angular Distribution of Scission Neutrons.

78: Neutron-Induced Fission Measurements at the DANCE and Lsds Facilities at LANL.

79: LANL Neutron-Induced Fission Cross Section Measurement Program.

80: Prompt Fission Neutron Spectrum Study at LANSCE : Chi-Nu Project.

81: Neutron Capture Cross Section of 239Pu.

82: Measurement of Fission Product Yields from Fast-Neutron-Induced Fission.

83: Development of an Active 238Uf6 Gas Target.

84: Development of a High Resolution Timing Algorithm for VANDLE.

85: The β and β-Delayed Neutron Decay Studies of 75Cu and 77Cu.

86: Fine Structure of Beta-delayed Neutron Emission and Beta Strength Function for 77,78,79Cu.

87: The β Decay of 81Zn and Nuclear Structure Around the N=50 Shell Closure.

88: Beta Decay of Most Neutron-Rich Ge and As Isotopes Discovered at LeRIBSS.

89: Performance of VANDLE Measuring Beta-Delayed Neutron Spectra of Fission Fragments.

90: Nuclear Structure of Neutron Rich Gadolinium.

91: First Measurement of Half-Lives of r-Process Zn and Ga Isotopes.

92: Low Energy Collective States in Neutron-Rich CD Isotopes.

93: Fusion-Fission and High-Spin Approach for the 78Ni Quest: Nuclear Structure in the Neutron-Rich N=50 Region.

94: Search for Two-Phonon Octupole Vibrational States and Multiplets in Sr and Zr Nuclei.

95: Pairing and Shell Evolution in Neutron Rich Nuclei.

96: High-Spin Structures of Very Neutron-Rich 114,115Rh.

97: Nature of K = 02 Band, Global Study.

98: Deformed Structure of N = 50 Ge Nucleus.

99: General Interest.

100: From Physics to Energy to Policy.

101: There Are No Black Holes: Pseudo-Complex General Relativity — Review and Some Predictions.

102: Nuclear Astrophysics/Structure.

103: Recent Highlights and Future Projects at RIBF.

104: Beta-Decay and Delayed Neutron Emission of Very Neutron-Rich Nuclei.

105: The Sensitivity of r-Process Nucleosynthesis to the Properties of Neutron-Rich Nuclei.

106: Neutron Rich Nuclei and Neutron Stars.

107: Transfer Reaction Experiments with Fission Fragments.

108: Nuclear Mass in Covariant Density Functional Theory and its Application in Astrophysics.

109: Beta-Delayed Neutron Spectroscopy Using Trapped Ions.

110: Systematic Study of Fission Fragment Mass Distribution Using 2-Dimensional Langevin Dynamics.

111: Probing Single-Neutron Levels in 127,129Sn Via Transfer Reactions.

112: Using Neural Networks to Recover Microchannel Plate Tracking Data.

113: Fission Theory.

114: Monte Carlo Hauser-Feshbach Calculations of Prompt Fission Neutrons and Gamma Rays.

115: Event-by-Event Modeling of Prompt Neutrons and Photons from Neutron-Induced and Spontaneous Fission with FREYA.

116: Microscopic Description of Nuclear Fission: Fission Barrier Heights of Even-Even Actinides.

117: A Microscopic Theory of Low Energy Fission: Fragment Properties.

118: Brownian Shape Dynamics in Nuclear Fission.

119: Fission-Fragment Charge Yields in a Brownian Shape-Motion Model.

120: Nuclear Structure Theory.

121: Time-Dependent Density-Functional Studies on Strength Functions in Neutron-Rich Nuclei.

122: Reaction Cross Sections for Time-Dependent Density Functional Calculations.

123: Dynamics of Superfluid Quantum Atomic Gases and Atomic Nuclei Within the Framework of Density Functional Theory.

124: Potential Energy Calculations for Collinear Cluster Tripartition Fission Events.

125: Microscopic Description for the Nuclear Magnetic and Antimagnetic Rotation.

126: Identification of New Levels and Proposed Octupole Correlations in Neutron-Rich 150,152Ce.

127: Posters.

128: New Perspective of Kinetic Moment of Inertia Using Power Index Formula.

129: Precision Measurements of the B(E1) Strengths in 11Be.

130: A High Resolution Ionization Chamber for the SPIDER Fission Fragment Detector.

131: Four-Fold Data Analysis of 252Cf Fission Products.

Happy Birthday to Joe.

Participant List.

Author Index.

Other Backmatter.