Conference Agenda

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Session Overview
Date: Tuesday, 21/June/2022
7:15am
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8:15am
Breakfast
Location: Ballroom AB
Authors' Breakfast
Location: 300AB
8:00am
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8:30am
IPMHVC Magna Stangenese Memorial
Location: Ballroom EF
9:30am
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10:00am
Coffee Break
Location: Ballroom AB
10:00am
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12:00pm
Plasmas, Discharges, and Electromagnetic Phenomena
Location: Ballroom C
Chair: Mona Ghassemi, Virginia Tech
 
10:00am - 10:20am

Computational study of plasma flow in arcing horns during a voltage surge

R. Ranjan1, A. Karpatne1, N. Raj1, S. Thiruppathiraj1, D. Breden1, L. Raja2

1: Esgee Technologies Inc., United States of America; 2: The University of Texas at Austin



10:20am - 10:40am

Numerical simulation of arcing during contact separation in SF6-filled high voltage circuit breaker

R. Ranjan1, N. Raj1, S. Thiruppathiraj1, A. Karpatne1, D. Breden1, L. Raja2

1: Esgee Technologies Inc., United States of America; 2: The University of Texas at Austin



10:40am - 11:00am

--Withdrawn--

B. Feng, C. Zhang, T. Shao

Institute of Electrical Engineering, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China, China, People's Republic of



11:00am - 11:20am

Pulsed Spark Plasma Cracking Heavy Oil for Hydrogen and Acetylene Production

Z. Fan1,2, H. Sun1, C. Zhang1,2, 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 100190, China; 2: University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100049, China



11:20am - 11:40am

--Withdrawn--

T. Sugai1, A. Tokuchi2, W. Jiang1

1: Nagaoka University of Technology, Japan; 2: Pulsed Power Japan Laboratory Ltd.



11:40am - 12:00pm

Underwater Electric Discharges: Experiment and Modeling

T. Frost1, B. M. Novac1, P. Senior1, L. Pecastaing2, T. Reess2

1: Loughborough University, United Kingdom; 2: University of Pau, France

Solid State Modulators
Location: 301B
Chair: James Randall Cooper, Cooper Consulting Services, Inc.
 
10:00am - 10:20am

Design and Analysis of a 24 kV PCB-Bus for the Low Impedance Interconnect of a Multiphase PEBB-based Converter

J. Stewart

Virginia Tech - Center for Power Electronics Systems, United States of America



10:20am - 10:40am

A 30-kV Solid-State Impedance-Matched Marx Generator: Practical Considerations on Impedance Matching

T. Huiskamp, J. van Oorschot, M. Azizi

Eindhoven University of Technology, The Netherlands



10:40am - 11:20am

The Stacked Multi-Level Klystron Modulators for the ESS Linac

C. Martins1, M. Collins2, M. Kalafatic1, L. Yury1

1: European Spallation Source ERIC; 2: Lund University Faculty of Engineering - LTH, IEA Division



11:20am - 11:40am

Evaluation of Klystron Modulator Performance in Interleaved Pulsing Schemes for the ESS Neutrino Super Beam Project

M. Collins1,2, C. Martins1,2, M. Eshraqi2, B. GĂ„lnander2

1: Lund University; 2: European Spallation Source ERIC



11:40am - 12:00pm

Analysis of the Triggering Instants of the Solid-State Switches of the Pulsed Power Sources for Achieving Optimal Projectile Velocity in a Multistage Induction Coilgun

R. Ram, J. T. Meledath

Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India

12:00pm
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1:30pm
Diversity & Inclusion Lunch
Location: Ballroom AB
1:30pm
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3:00pm
Posters: Solid State, Power Electronics, High Voltage, Biomedical
Location: Ballroom D / Henley Concourse
Chair: Xiu Yao, University at Buffalo
 

Design and Implementation of the SML Modulators for the ESS Linac

M. Collins1,2, C. Martins1,2

1: Lund University, Sweden; 2: European Spallation Source ERIC



Triggered Spark Gap Evaluation and Optimization for Low Jitter, High Reliability Applications

J. L. Contovasilis, A. J. Young, A. M. Pearson, R. D. Speer

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, United States of America



Pulsed Power Supply for Magnet Quench Training

M. T Davidson, C. C Jensen, M. R Kufer, H. Pfeffer, S. Stoynev

Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory



A 300 kA Pulsed Power Supply for LBNF

C. C Jensen1, J. Hugyik2, B. Morris2, T. Omark1, H. Pfeffer1, K. Roon1

1: Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory; 2: SLAC National Laboratory



High-Speed Imaging of Exploding Detonators

H. J. Gaus1, J. J Mankowski2, A. Neuber2, D. H. Barnett3

1: Los Alamos National Laboratory, United States of America; 2: Texas Tech University; 3: Scientific Applications & Research Associates



The next step progress for a skin effect opening switch construction ( the resistive version)

E. Oleg

free, Russian Federation



SLAC LINAC Sub-booster Modulator Upgrade with Solid State Switch

X. Chen, J. de Lamare

SLAC National Accelerator Lab, United States of America



X-Band TWT Transmitter

M. Kempkes, R. Simpson, M. Gaudreau, L. Jashari, J. Kinross-Wright, B. Lindsay, K. Vaughan, T. Hawkey

Diversified Technologies, Inc., United States of America



High Stability Klystron Modulator for Commercial Accelerator Application

M. Kempkes, C. Chipman, A. Heindel, M. Benjnane, H. von Kelsch, Z. Ruan, M. Gaudreau, R. Simpson

Diversified Technologies, Inc., United States of America



Aluminum electrolytic capacitor vulnerability evaluation in DC power supplies at the Spallation Neutron Source

S. T. Harave

Oak Ridge National Laboratory, United States of America



Duty Cycle Adjustable High-Voltage AC Power Supply with High Repetition Rate

Y. Feng1, Y. Gao1, C. Zhang1,2, T. Shao1,2

1: INSTITUTE OF ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING,CHINESE ACADEMY OF SCIENCES, China, People's Republic of; 2: University of Chinese Academy of Sciences



A high-power pulse resistor with nonlinear low inductance

Z. Duan1, G. Sun1,2, X. Si2, Y. Huang2

1: Hefei University of Technology, China, People's Republic of; 2: Hefei Hangtai Electrophysics Co. Ltd



A low cost, fast rise time, 120 kV multiple use Pulsed Power trigger generator

M. Woodyard, B. Novac, P. Senior

Loughborough University, United Kingdom



An Experimental Apparatus for Novec 4710 for Pulsed Power Applications

J. A. Matthies1, L. Silvestre1, J. Stephens1, J. Dickens1, J. Mankowski1, A. Young2, A. Neuber1

1: Texas Tech University, United States of America; 2: Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory



Development of a Magnetron based S-band High Power Microwave Test Bed

G. Gomez, J. Mankowski, J. Dickens, A. Neuber, J. Stephens

Texas Tech University Center for Pulsed Power and Power Electronics



Design Challenges in High Current Pulsed Striplines

H. Pfeffer, M. Davidson, N. Curfman, T. Omark

Fermilab, United States of America



The Recent Improvements of the SNS Extraction Kicker Power Supplies

Y. Tan, R. Saethre

Oak Ridge National Laboratory, United States of America



Los Alamos National Laboratory Fast Kicker Upgrade 2022

H. J. Gaus III, L. Merrill, R. McCrady, J. T. Bradley III, J. B. Sandoval, W. T. Roybal, G. V. Cordero-Rivera

Los Alamos National Laboratory, United States of America



Fast Measurements with Modified HVD Series of High Voltage Dividers

A. Pokryvailo

Spellman High Voltage Electronics Corp., United States of America



A Multi-Hundred kW HV Power Supply Platform with Low Stored Energy for Industrial Applications

I. Erakovic, D. Green, A. Pokryvailo

Spellman High Voltage Electronics Corp., United States of America



Electric Field Driven Ionization Waves in Nanosecond-pulse Discharge

C. Zhang1,2, H. Bangdou1, T. Shao1,2

1: Institute of Electrical Engineering, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China, People's Republic of; 2: University of Chinese Academy of Sciences



Calculations of pulsed magnetic Field Interactions with Neurons using Sim4Life

E. F. Downing1, R. R. Ramos1, A. M. Loveless1, H. A. Ryan2, K. M. Virgilio3, A. L. Garner1

1: Purdue University, United States of America; 2: Veritas Alchemy LLC; 3: Luna Innovations



Modeling Plasma Membrane Pore Dynamics During Exposure to Electric Pulses Delivered by a Mismatched Blumlein Transmission Line

S. J. Wyss1, A. M. Loveless1, W. Milestone2, R. P. Joshi2, A. L. Garner1

1: Purdue University, United States of America; 2: Texas Tech University, United States of America

3:00pm
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3:30pm
Coffee Break
Location: Ballroom AB
3:30pm
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5:30pm
Dielectrics II
Location: Ballroom C
Chair: Kevin Burke, University at Buffalo
 
3:30pm - 3:50pm

Electrostatic Surface Charge Decay of Floating Dielectrics

Z. Cardenas1, B. Esser1, I. Aponte1, M. LaPointe1, J. Dickens1, J. Mankowski1, J. Stephens1, D. Friesen2, D. Hattz2, N. Koone2, C. Nelson2, A. Neuber1

1: Texas Tech University, United States of America; 2: Pantex, Amarillo Tx. United States of America



3:50pm - 4:10pm

Characterization and Modeling of electrostatic Discharges on floating dielectric Materials

B. Esser1, I. A. Aponte1, J. C. Stephens1, J. C. Dickens1, J. J. Mankowski1, D. Friesen2, D. Hattz3, N. Koone3, C. Nelson3, A. A. Neuber1

1: P3E Center, Texas Tech University; 2: Mission Engineering Development Group, CNS Pantex; 3: Facility Engineering Electromagnetics Group, CNS Pantex



4:10pm - 4:30pm

A Finite Element Analysis Model for Internal Partial Discharges under DC Voltages

M. Saghafi1, M. Ghassemi1, J. Lehr2, M. Borghei3, B. Kordi4, D. Oliver4

1: Virginia Tech, United States of America; 2: University of New Mexico, United States of America; 3: Avalanche Energy Designs, United States of America; 4: University of Manitoba, Canada



4:30pm - 4:50pm

--Withdrawn--

A. F. Leite Neto, E. G. Costa, P. B. Vilar, I. B. Oliveira, J. V. J. Melo

Federal University of Campina Grande, Brazil



4:50pm - 5:10pm

Effect of Titania Nanofiller on Electrical Tree of Silicone Gel

K. Nishikawa1, M. Kurimoto1, T. Kawashima2, H. Muto1

1: Nagoya University, Japan; 2: Toyohashi University of Technology

High Power Microwaves
Location: 301B
Chair: Jon Cameron Pouncey, Naval Surface Warfare Center Dahlgren Division
 
3:30pm - 4:10pm

High Power Microwave and Pulsed Power Development at the University of Michigan

N. M. Jordan, D. A. Packard, B. J. Sporer, A. P. Shah, G. V. Dowhan, S. C. Exelby, P. C. Campbell, T. J. Smith, C. J. Swenson, R. A. Revolinsky, E. N. Guerin, L. I. Welch, S. V. Langellotti, Y. Lau, R. D. McBride, R. M. Gilgenbach

University of Michigan, United States of America



4:10pm - 4:30pm

Modeling Composite Nonlinear Transmission Lines as High-power Microwave Sources

X. Zhu, A. J. Fairbanks, T. D. Crawford, A. L. Garner

Purdue University, United States of America



4:30pm - 4:50pm

System Design Considerations for a Nonlinear Transmission Line Used Simultaneously as a Pulse Forming Line and High-Power Microwave Source

T. D Crawford, X. Zhu, A. J Fairbanks, A. L Garner

Purdue University, United States of America



4:50pm - 5:10pm

RF Output Power Detection of the RADAN MG-4 Microwave Generator

N. C. Harrison, K. Allen, J. C. Dickens, A. A. Neuber, J. Mankowski

Texas Tech University, United States of America



5:10pm - 5:30pm

Compact 60kV High Voltage Capacitor Charger for UWB Electromagnetic Pulse Generator

W. C. Jeong, H. J. Ryoo

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

6:30pm
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7:30pm
Conference Banquet Reception
Location: Exhibition Hall
7:30pm
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9:00pm
Conference Banquet
Location: Ballroom ABC