Conference Agenda

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Session Overview
Date: Monday, 20/June/2022
7:15am
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8:15am
Breakfast
Location: Ballroom AB
Authors' Breakfast
Location: 300AB
8:30am
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9:30am
IPMHVC Plenary Lecture - J. Verboncoeur
Location: Ballroom EF
Chair: Nicholas M Jordan, University of Michigan
 
8:30am - 9:30am

From Multipactor to Ionization Breakdown: Review and Recent Advances

J. P. Verboncoeur1, D.-Q. Wen1, A. Iqbal1, Y. Fu2, P. Wong1, P. Zhang1

1: Michigan State University; 2: Tsinghua University

9:30am
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10:00am
Coffee Break
Location: Ballroom AB
10:00am
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11:00am
Multipactor
Location: Ballroom C
Chair: Nicholas M Jordan, University of Michigan
 
10:00am - 10:20am

High Power Multipactor Suppression in S-band Waveguide

D. Wright, A. Gregory, H. Spencer, J. Mankowski, J. Stephens, J. Dickens, A. Neuber

Texas Tech University, United States of America



10:20am - 10:40am

Monte Carlo Analysis of Electron Trapping in Nested Cave Structures for Mitigation of Secondary Electron Emission for Potential Multipactor Control in Waveguide

M. Brown, W. Milestone, R. Joshi

Texas Tech University, United States of America



10:40am - 11:00am

Probing Multipactor in X-band Waveguide Components

A. Gregory, D. Wright, H. Spencer, J. Mankowski, J. Stephens, J. Dickens, A. Neuber

Texas Tech University, United States of America

10:00am
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12:00pm
Power Electronics
Location: 301B
Chair: Katie Sheets, AFRL
 
10:00am - 10:20am

A new topology for DC-DC converter with enhanced current multiplication

O. Zucker, T. Le

Polarix Corporation



10:20am - 10:40am

In-depth Analysis of current-fed resonant Full-bridge Converter Application for high voltage DC Power Supply

R. Grinberg1, A. Reichert2

1: Bern University of Applied Sciences, Switzerland; 2: Industrial X-Ray, Comet AG, Switzerland



10:40am - 11:00am

Study of a Medium Voltage AC/DC Testbed Employing Electrochemical Energy Storage and Power Electronic Regulation

A. N. Wetz1, D. A. Wetz1, J. M. Heinzel2

1: University of Texas at Arlington (UTA), Electrical Engineering Department, 416 Yates Street, Rm. 518, Arlington, TX 76019 USA; 2: Naval Surface Warfare Center – Philadelphia Division, 5001 S Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19112 USA



11:00am - 11:20am

Analysis of Resonant Behavior of Voltage Multiplier

A. Pokryvailo

Spellman High Voltage Electronics Corp., United States of America



11:20am - 11:40am

Compact Magnetron Power Supply for Industrial Heating Applications

S. Wei, A. J. Watson, M. R. Ahmed, J. C. Clare

University of Nottingham, United Kingdom



11:40am - 12:00pm

Impulse Generator for Simulating Lightning-Induced Pulse Transients for Airborne Equipment Test

S.-M. Park, W.-C. Jeong, H.-J. Ryoo

Chung-Ang University, Korea, Republic of (South Korea)

11:00am
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12:00pm
Panel Discussion: High Gradient Multipactor and Breakdown
Location: Ballroom C
Chair: John P. Verboncoeur

Panelists: Allen Garner, Purdue University; Nicholas Jordan, UM; Jane Lehr, UNM; Mark Johnston, SNL; Andreas Neuber, TTU

12:00pm
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1:30pm
Young Engineers Lunch
Location: 300AB
1:30pm
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3:00pm
Posters: HPM, Repetitive Pulsed Power, Plasmas, Dielectrics, & Analytical Methods
Location: Ballroom D / Henley Concourse
Chair: Matt Lara, Applied Physical Electronics
 

Multipactor Suppression in X-band Waveguide Utilizing Surface Coatings

H. N. Spencer, D. Wright, A. Gregory, J. Stephens, A. Neuber

TTU, United States of America



Development of GaN HEMT based positive and negative, 5 kV, nanosecond pulse generator for the SLS 2.0 fast injection kicker

M. Paraliev

Paul Scherrer Institute, Switzerland



Improvements of a Branch Module for an Inductive Voltage Adder based on Measurements and Circuit Simulations

J. Ruf1,2, M. J. Barnes1, T. Kramer1, M. Sack2

1: CERN, Switzerland; 2: Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany



A Compact GNLTL Using Permanent Magnet Rings With Improved H-field Uniformity

J. O. Rossi1, F. S. Yamasaki1, J. J. Barroso1, A. F. Teixeira1, A. F. Gudes Greco1, E. G. Lopes Rangel1, L. P. Silva Neto2, E. Schamiloglu3

1: INPE; 2: UNIFESP; 3: UNM



Initial Development of an Inductive Adder for High-Energy Beam Kickers

J. R Prager, K. E Miller, K. Muggli, C. Schmidt, S. Wilson, H. Yeager

Eagle Harbor Technologies, Inc., United States of America



A Bipolar Microsecond Pulser for Electroporation and Cancer Therapies

J. R Prager, A. Henson, K. Muggli, H. Yeager, C. Schmidt

Eagle Harbor Technologies, Inc., United States of America



X-band Relativistic Backward Wave Oscillator with Dynamic Frequency Tunability

J.-C. Diot, Y. Delvert, A. Chauloux, J. Pothee, T. Chanconie, N. Ribiere Tharaud

CEA France, France



A High-Power Microwave System for Benchmarking the Microwave Dielectric Strength of Carbon Fluoronitriles

B. R. Bywater, A. T. Hewitt, D. Wright, J. Mankowski, J. Dickens, A. Neuber, J. Stephens

P3E Center, ECE Dept., Texas Tech University, United States of America



Investigating the Dynamic Behavior of Copper Foils Driven by a Megaampere Class Capacitor Bank

A. Young, A. Ferriera, R. Speer, J. Contovasilis, T. Drouillard, J. Trueblood, R. Richardson, C. Beatty

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, United States of America



Increasing the Hydrophobicity of Silicone Rubber for Electrical Insulators by Rapid Treatment with Pulsed Gliding Arc Plasma in Air

B. Huang1,2, J. Yu2,3, J. Liu1, Y. Liu1, C. Zhang2,4, T. Shao2,4

1: State Key laboratory of Power Grid Environmental Protection (China Electric Power Research Institute), Wuhan 430074, China; 2: Beijing International S&T Cooperation Base for Plasma Science and Energy Conversion, Institute of Electrical Engineering, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100190, China; 3: Key Laboratory of Solar Energy Efficient Utilization and Energy Storage Operation Control in Hubei Province, Hubei University of Technology, Wuhan 430068, China; 4: University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100049, China



Investigation of sawing Response of PBX 9501 and PBX 9502

S. A. Watkins1, J. R. Williams1, R. M. Clark1, J. J. Mankowski1, J. Brinkman2, J. Dickens1, A. A. Neuber1

1: Texas Tech University, United States of America; 2: Consolidated Nuclear Security, Pantex Plant



Experiments on a Scaled Rebar Structure to Quantify Lightning Strike Induced Fields on Rebar Reinforced Concrete Structures

J. W. Slattery1, A. T. Hewitt1, J. Mankowski1, J. Dickens1, A. Neuber1, J. Stephens1, E. Loftin1, D. Friesen2, D. Hattz3, N. Koone3, C. Nelson3

1: P3E Center, ECE Dept., Texas Tech University, Lubbock TX; 2: Mission Engineering Development Group, CNS Pantex, Amarillo, TX; 3: Facility Engineering Electromagnetics Group, CNS Pantex, Amarillo, TX



The characteristic effects of dielectric coatings on electrical exploding film phenomena

J. Zirnheld, B. Onyenucheya

University at Buffalo, United States of America



Energy dissipation and efficiency of exploding film phenomena at varying stack length and thickness

J. Zirnheld, B. Onyenucheya

University at Buffalo, United States of America



Benchmarking the suitability of Novec TM 4710 for application in flux compression generators

N. Fryar, L. Silvestre, J. Stephens, A. Neuber

texas tech, United States of America



Impact Low Pressures on Internal Partial Discharge under DC Voltage

M. Saghafi1, M. Ghassemi1, J. Lehr2

1: Virginia Tech, United States of America; 2: University of New Mexico, United States of America



Study of Partial Discharge Inception Characteristics of Aviation Wire Stressed by PWM Voltages under Various Air Pressures

Z. Wei1, K. Alkhalid1, F. Alsaif1, J. Wang1, D. Schweickart2, D. Grosjean3

1: The Ohio State University, United States of America; 2: Air Force Research Laboratory/RQQE; 3: Innovative Scientific Services, Inc.



Optimal Energy and storage abilities of super capacitors

K. Burke, J. Zirnheld, B. Onyenucheya

University at Buffalo, United States of America



The investigation of dielectric elastomers as non magnetic polymer motor

K. Burke, J. Zirnheld, B. Onyenucheya

University at Buffalo, United States of America



Syntherization and characterization of ceramic capacitor based on BZT for use in nonlinear transmission lines

L. P. da Silva Neto1, R. G. Aredes1, E. Antonelli1, J. O. Rossi2, G. N. Lima2, J. Barroso2, E. G. Rangel2, E. Schamiloglu3

1: Federal University of Sao Paulo, Brazil; 2: National Institute for Space Research; 3: University of New Mexico



Research on Enabling Process Optimization Methods of Metallized Film Capacitor Elements based on Self-healing Frequency Change Characteristics

L. Zheng1, L. Zhu1, J. Liu1, S. Ji1, X. Zhang2

1: State Key Laboratory of Electrical Insulation and Power Equipment, Xi'an Jiaotong University, Xi'an, China; 2: State Grid Jibei Electric Power Co., Ltd. Luanzhou City Power Supply Company



Influence of Charge Traps on Flashover Characteristics of Epoxy Resin in Liquefied Natural Gas under DC Voltage

C. Zhang1,2, C. Ren1,2, T. Shao1,2

1: Beijing International S&T Cooperation Base for Plasma Science and Energy Conversion, Institute of Electrical Engineering, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China; 2: University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China



Density Functional Theory Calculations of Modified Work Functions for Composite Materials

A. M. Darr1, T. N. Tallman2, A. L. Garner1

1: Purdue University, School of Nuclear Engineering, United States of America; 2: Purdue University, School of Aeronautics and Astronautics, United States of America



Protection Assessment of Lightning Strikes on Concrete-Steel Structures simulated at full-scale

A. T. Hewitt1, J. W. Slattery1, J. Mankowski1, J. Dickens1, A. Neuber1, D. Friesen2, D. Hattz3, N. Koone3, C. Nelson3, J. Stephens1

1: P3E Center, ECE Dept., Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX; 2: Mission Engineering Development Group, CNS Pantex, Amarillo, TX; 3: Facility Engineering Electromagnetics Group, CNS Pantex, Amarillo, TX



Multipactor saturation variances due to changes in the SEY curve*

L. Silvestre, J. Stephens, J. Dickens, J. Mankowski, A. Neuber, R. Joshi

Texas Tech University, United States of America



Variation of the Hull Cutoff Magnetic Field with External Resistance and Collisions

A. M. Komrska1, A. M. Darr1, H. Yu1, L. I. Breen1, A. M. Loveless1, K. L. Cartwright2, A. L. Garner1

1: Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47906 USA; 2: Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, NM



The Pulsed Magnetic Field Diffusion into Moving Metal Body with Pre-Created Gradient of Electrical Conductivity (Numerical Analysis in 2D Model of FlexPDE-6 software)

V. T. Chemerys1, I. O. Borodiy2

1: V.I. Vernadsky National Taurida University of Ukraine in Kyiv, Ukraine; 2: National Aviation University of Ukraine, Kyiv, Ukraine



The physical model of explosive ion emission

S. Korenev

Kore-Science, LLC, United States of America



Wavelet Based Feature Extraction From High Voltage Impulse Signal

E. Onal1, T. C. Akinci2, A. M. Morales2

1: Istanbul Technical University, Turkey; 2: University of California, Riverside, California USA

3:00pm
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3:30pm
Coffee Break
Location: Ballroom AB
3:30pm
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5:30pm
Dielectrics I
Location: Ballroom C
Chair: Jennifer Zirnheld, University at Buffalo
 
3:30pm - 3:50pm

Effect of Humidity on Electrical Characteristics of an Arc in Air at Normal Flight Altitudes

D. Grosjean1, D. Schweickart2

1: Innovative Scientific Solutions, Inc., United States of America; 2: Air Force Research Laboratory/RQQE, United States of America



3:50pm - 4:10pm

Simulation and Analysis of Initial Stages of Negative Discharges in Air for Needle-Plane Electrode Configuration

M. Hamidieh, M. Ghassemi

Virginia Tech, United States of America



4:10pm - 4:30pm

Study of anode-initiated surface flashover in vacuum with spatiotemporally resolved optical emission spectroscopy

R. M. Clark1, M. P. Mounho1, W. C. Brooks1, M. M. Hopkins2, J. J. Mankowski1, J. C. Dickens1, J. C. Stephens1, A. A. Neuber1

1: Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX, United States of America; 2: Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, NM, United States of America



4:30pm - 4:50pm

Electrical diagnostics and nanosecond imaging of vacuum surface flashover

M. Mounho1, J. Young1, R. Clark1, W. Brooks1, M. Hopkins2, A. Neuber1, J. Stephens1

1: Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX; 2: Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, NM



4:50pm - 5:10pm

Utilization of Additive Manufacturing to Improve the Voltage Distribution Across Inductor’s Turns

F. K. Alsaif, Y. Zhang, R. Borjas, K. Alkhalid, J. Wang

The Ohio State University, United States of America



5:10pm - 5:30pm

Breakdown performance of industry grade Kapton under PWM waveforms

A. Y. Mirza, A. Konstantinou, H. Nguyen, A. Bazzi, Y. Cao

University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT, USA