2018 IEEE International Power Modulator and High Voltage Conference

from Sunday, 3 June 2018 (07:15) to Thursday, 7 June 2018 (18:00)
Jackson Lake Lodge (Jackson Lake Lodge)

        : Sessions
    /     : Talks
        : Breaks
3 Jun 2018
4 Jun 2018
5 Jun 2018
6 Jun 2018
7 Jun 2018
AM
07:15 --- Breakfast ---
08:15
Welcome/Announcements (until 08:30) (Explorers Room)
08:30
Plenary 1 - Special Guest Speaker (until 09:30) (Explorers Room)
08:30 REVIEW OF WIDE BANDGAP PHOTO CONDUCTING SEMICONDUCTOR SWITCH RESEARCH AT TEXAS TECH UNIVERSITY - James Dickens (Texas Tech University)   (Explorers Room)
09:30 --- Break ---
10:00
Oral 1 - Dielectrics (until 12:00) (Explorers Room)
10:00 Experimental and Theoretical Characterization of Functionalized Barium Titanate Nanoparticles - Dr Todd Monson (Sandia National Laboratories)   (Explorers Room)
10:45 Compact Very High Voltage Capacitor Development Based on Advanced Machinable, NanoDielectric Materials - Sam Dickerson (University of Missouri-Columbia)   (Explorers Room)
11:00 Trap distribution of aging polymeric materials and its effect on surface flashover in vacuum - Chengyan Ren (Institute of Electrical Engineering, Chinese Academy of Science)   (Explorers Room)
10:00
Oral 2 - Biomedical & Environmental Applications (until 12:00) (Wrangler/Prospector/Homesteader)
10:00 Real-Time Conductivity Measurements of Mammalian Cell Suspension during Nanosecond Electric Pulse Trains - Andrew Fairbanks (Purdue University)   (Wrangler/Prospector/Homesteader)
10:15 Nanosecond and Microsecond Pulsed Electric Field Treatment of Microalga Chlorella protothecoides for Increased Lipid Extraction - Caleb Geissler (Purdue University)   (Wrangler/Prospector/Homesteader)
10:30 Pilot study of ex vivo platelet activation using variable added calcium and electric pulse parameters: Growth factor release and clotting features - Allen Garner (Purdue University)   (Wrangler/Prospector/Homesteader)
11:15 A new type of composite pulse generator based on variable load - Qiang Ke (Chongqing University)   (Wrangler/Prospector/Homesteader)
11:30 Ablation enlargement by combining short high-voltage pulses with long low-voltage pulses - Mr Yanpeng Lv   (Wrangler/Prospector/Homesteader)
07:15 --- Breakfast ---
08:15
Welcome/Announcements (until 08:30) (Explorers Room)
08:30
Plenary 2 - Germeshausen Award (until 09:30) (Explorers Room)
08:30 Pulsed-Power Generation and Application Enabled by Solid-State LTDs - Weihua Jiang (Nagaoka University of Technology)   (Explorers Room)
09:30 --- Break ---
10:00
Oral 5 - Solid State Modulators and HV Design (until 12:00) (Explorers Room)
10:00 Daresbury Laboratory Short Pulse Klystron Modulators - Michael Kempkes   (Explorers Room)
10:15 Modular Semiconductor-Based Marx Generator for Bipolar Ground-symmetric Pulse Generation - Martin Sack (Karlsruhe Institute of Technology)   (Explorers Room)
10:30 Confirming Quality in Nanocrystalline Material with Core Loss - Kelli Noel (Stangenes Industries)   (Explorers Room)
10:45 Risk assessment in high voltage design concerning air breakdown - Enis Tuncer (Texas Instruments Inc.)   (Explorers Room)
11:15 Research on trigger mechanism of Laser Triggered Vacuum Switch - Ms Yinan Xin (State Key Laboratory of Advanced Electromagnetic Engineering and Technology, Huazhong University of Science and Technology)   (Explorers Room)
11:30 A Novel Drive Circuit for Solid-state Rectangular Pulse Generators - Junfeng Rao (university of shanghai for science and technology)   (Explorers Room)
11:45 UPDATES ON THE PROGRESS OF THE ALTERNATE TOPOLOGY MODULATOR (AT_HVCM) TO SUPPORT THE PROTON POWER UPGRADE (PPU) AT THE SPALLATION NEUTRON SOURCE - Dennis Solley (Oak Ridge National Laboratory)   (Explorers Room)
10:00
Oral 6 - Magnetic & Arc Phenomena (until 12:00) (Wrangler/Prospector/Homesteader)
10:00 3D Magnetic Field Diagnostics for Measurement of Magnetic Diffusion - Tyler Buntin (Texas Tech University)   (Wrangler/Prospector/Homesteader)
10:15 Magnetic Field Diffusion Phenomena in Practical Shielding Applications - Landon Collier (Texas Tech University)   (Wrangler/Prospector/Homesteader)
10:30 Study on the Reaction of Oxygen and Nitrogen under the Effect of Intense Pulsed Arc in Air - Mr Hongyu Dai   (Wrangler/Prospector/Homesteader)
10:45 Development of Laser-Collision Induced Fluorescence for Atmospheric Pressure Plasma Generated in Helium Atmospheres - Ed Barnat (Sandia National Laboratories)   (Wrangler/Prospector/Homesteader)
11:00 Shock wave from melting and its being overtaken by shock wave from vaporization in underwater electrical wire explosion - Liuxia Li (Tsinghua university)   (Wrangler/Prospector/Homesteader)
11:15 Influence of Contamination on the Hydrophobic Properties of Plasma-treated Silicone Rubbers - Mr Shuang Li   (Wrangler/Prospector/Homesteader)
07:15 --- Breakfast ---
08:15
Welcome/Announcements (until 08:30) (Explorers Room)
08:30
Plenary 3 - Dunbar Award - Prof. Tao Shao (until 09:30) (Explorers Room)
08:30 Nanosecond-pulse Discharges: Mechanism, Characteristics and Applications in IEE CAS - Tao Shao (Institute of Electrical Engineering, Chinese Academy of Sciences)   (Explorers Room)
09:30 --- Break ---
10:00
Oral 10 - Power Electronics (until 12:00) (Wrangler/Prospector/Homesteader)
10:15 Modeling Power Factor Correction Circuits with LT-Spice - Prof. Michael Giesselmann (Texas Tech University)   (Wrangler/Prospector/Homesteader)
10:30 An Investigation into the Next Generation of High Density, Ultra High Voltage, Power Supplies - Mr Russell Frost (University of Southampton)   (Wrangler/Prospector/Homesteader)
10:45 Overview of the Lockheed Martin Compact Fusion Reactor (CFR) Pulsed Power Systems - Isaac Cohen (Lockheed Martin)   (Wrangler/Prospector/Homesteader)
11:00 The Benefits of Using Cascode GaN Power Devices in a DC-DC Bidirectional Buck-Boost Converter - Mr Salah S. Alharbi (University of Denver )   (Wrangler/Prospector/Homesteader)
11:15 Modeling of Inverters for Fuel Cells for Grid-Tied and Islanding mode with smooth transitions - Michael Giesselmann (Texas Tech University)   (Wrangler/Prospector/Homesteader)
10:00
Oral 9 - Repetitive Systems (until 12:00) (Explorers Room)
10:00 Discrete Element Transmission Line Beam Spreader Kickers for LCLS-II - Mr Tony Beukers (SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory)   (Explorers Room)
10:15 Droop Compensation of Modulator Systems in the SNS Linac and Resulting Performance Improvements* - Mr David Anderson (Oak Ridge National Laboratory)   (Explorers Room)
10:30 Integration of a 600-V Li-ion Battery into a 60-kJ Capacitor Bank for Simulation of Repetitive Pulsed Power Discharge Testing - Brett Huhman (US Naval Resarch Laboratory)   (Explorers Room)
10:45 Ozone Generation with a Flexible Solid-State Marx Generator - Dr Tom Huiskamp (Eindhoven University of Technology)   (Explorers Room)
11:00 Electromagnet Designs on Low-Inductance Power Flow Platforms for the Magnetized Liner Inertial Fusion (MagLIF) concept at Sandia's Z Facility* - Derek Lamppa (Sandia National Laboratories)   (Explorers Room)
11:30 Influence of properties of a material of skin-effect opening switch on its impulse characteristics   (Explorers Room)
08:00
Short Course 2: Overview of Power Semiconductor Devices: (until 12:00) (Jackson Lake Lodge)
PM
18:00
Welcome Reception (until 20:00) (Jackson Lake Lodge)
12:00 --- Lunch Break ---
13:30
Poster 1 - Dielectrics and Electromagnetic Phenomena (until 15:00) (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 A High Voltage, Self-Matching, Nanosecond Pulser for Calibration and Experimentation - Cameron Harjes (University of New Mexico)   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 A Series Arc Fault Location Method for DC Distribution System Using Time Lag of Parallel Capacitor Current Pulses - Mr Xiaojun Liu   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 A Test Stand for Investigating Multipulse Insulator Surface Flashover - Dr Andrews Heather (Los Alamos National Lab)   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Accumulation and Decay of Surface Charge on Silicon Rubber under DC Voltage - Mrs Yicen Hou (Tsinghua University)   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Analysis on Interruption Performance of Molded Case Circuit Braeker according to External Magnetic Field - Young-Maan Cho (Hanyang Univ.)   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Application of Semiconductor Material in Insulation Protection of 10kV Switchgear in High Temperature and Humidity Environment - Dr Wang Xilin (Graduate School at Shenzhen, Tsinghua University Shenzhen, China)   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Calculations of dielectrophoretic forces on non-homogenous dielectric particles with different shapes   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Compatibility Testing of Printed Polymers Exposed to Water and Insulating Oil Environments   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Comprehensive Evaluation Method of Transformer Condition Based on Cloud Matter Element and CGT   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Development of a High Voltage, 240ps Pulse Generator in GIS for PD Experiment   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Dielectric and Magnetic Nonlinear Materials for NLTLs* - Dr Jose Rossi (National Institute for Space Research)   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Dielectric Modulus: Effective and Novel Tool in Transformer's Insulation Assessment   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Electro-thermal aging law of epoxy resin under bipolar exponential decay pulse voltage - Prof. Yan Mi (Chongqing University)   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Experimental Observations of the Transient Characteristics of Series dc Arcs with Capacitive Loads - Mr Eric Bauer (The Ohio State University)   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 First operation and experimental results of the High Voltage RadioFrequency Test Facility   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Initial Evaluation of Pulse Width and Rise Time Impact on Transient Plasma Ignition for Combustion - Mr David Alderman (Old Dominion University) Mr Christopher Tremble (Old Dominion University)   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Investigation of Discharge Processes in a High-Pressure Pulsed Arc Discharge Environment   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Investigation of Surface Charge Accumulation and Dissipation Mechanisms Based on Solid Conductivity and Dielectric Relaxation for The Insulator of GIL Under DC Voltage   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Metal Removal Mechanism from Optical Discs Using Pulsed Power - Mr Tomohiko Yamashita (Graduate School of Science and Technology, Kumamoto University)   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Partial Discharge Patterns of Oil-Paper Insulation under Harmonic Superimposed AC Voltages   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Research on Influence of Mechanical Stress on Insulation Characteristics of Oil-immersed Pressboard   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Research on Intelligent Feedback Partial Discharge Monitoring System of Switchgear Based on Wireless Distributed TEV Sensors   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Simulation research on the extraction of partial discharge ultrasonic direct wave signal   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Study of the Nonlinear Phenomena in Ceramic Dielectric Composite Used in Compact PFLs+ - Dr Jose Rossi (National Institute for Space Research)   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Study on "charge speckle" phenomenon of charge accumulation on Polymer Insulator Surface   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Temporal-spatial Diagnosis of Pulsed Plasma Jet Array Interaction: The Effect of Input Gas and Jet Spacing   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 The development of μs-class response speed and high-current Rogowski coil.   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 The effect of mechanical stress on differently thermal aged Kraft paper   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 The Impact of Electrode Surface Roughness on Field Emission Driven Breakdown for Microscale Gaps   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Tortuous Spark Paths of SF6 in Non-Uniform Electric Field   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Ultrasonic Localization Simulation and Experiment of Partial Discharge Based on Double Helix Sensor Array   (Buffalo/Moose)
15:00 --- Break ---
15:30
Oral 3 - Solid State Modulators (until 17:30) (Explorers Room)
15:30 High-Gain Persistent Nonlinear Conductivity In High-Voltage Gallium Nitride Photoconductive Switches - Dr Alan Mar (Sandia National Laboratories)   (Explorers Room)
16:00 Development of a 120 kV, 600 A Marx-type power modulator for fast step-wise arbitrary output waveforms - Martin Hochberg (Karlsruhe Institute of Technology)   (Explorers Room)
16:15 Solid-State Thyratron Replacement - Michael Kempkes   (Explorers Room)
16:30 Evaluation of Trends in Optimal Design of Pulse Transformers for Long Pulse High Power Applications - Max Collins (Lund University)   (Explorers Room)
16:45 Measurements on 12.5/17.5 kV Inductive Adders with +/-200 ppm Pulse Flatness over 900 ns for CLIC Damping Ring Kickers at CERN - David Woog (CERN)   (Explorers Room)
17:00 Performance of High Voltage Bipolar Pulse Generator with Fast Push-Pull Solid-State Switch Modules - Vladimir Peplov (ORNL)   (Explorers Room)
17:15 Transformerless High-Gain DC-DC Converter with SiC Cascode JFETs for High-Voltage Applications - Mr Saleh S. Alharbi (University of Denver)   (Explorers Room)
15:30
Oral 4 - Novel & Environmental Applications (until 17:30) (Wrangler/Prospector/Homesteader)
15:30 New High Specific Power Motor Technology for All-Electric Class III UAVs - Mr Oved Zucker   (Wrangler/Prospector/Homesteader)
15:45 Flexible 50KV 18-Stage Solid-State Marx Modulator for Driving Capacitive Loads - Dr Christopher Yeckel (Stangenes Industries)   (Wrangler/Prospector/Homesteader)
16:00 Influence of hydrostatic pressure on electrohydraulic discharge and its application in oil well stimulation - Siwei Liu (Huazhong University of Science and Technology)   (Wrangler/Prospector/Homesteader)
16:15 Electro Pulse Boring for Low-cost Access to Deep Geothermal Heat, Anywhere on Earth - Mr William Leighty (The Leighty Foundation)   (Wrangler/Prospector/Homesteader)
16:45 Corona Discharge Induced Rain and Snow Formation in Air - Yong Yang (Huazhong University of Science and Technology)   (Wrangler/Prospector/Homesteader)
17:00 Influence of Density of Ozone and Plasma on OH Radical Generation - Taichi Sugai (Nagaoka University of Technology)   (Wrangler/Prospector/Homesteader)
17:30 --- Social Night Out ---
12:00 --- Lunch Break ---
13:30
Poster 2 - High Voltage Design and Power Modulator Components (until 15:00) (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 A fast 5kV 5kA power supply for Active Electrodes of Fusion Generator C2-W (Norman).   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 A High Voltage, Solid-State Switch for Magnetron Driving   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 A pulsed current supply based on solid-state Marx generators in parallel   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 A Review of Voltage Sharing Control Methods for Applications of Series-Connected IGBTs in Pulsed Power Generation   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 A SERIES INJECTION RESET CIRCUIT FOR HIGH VOLTAGE MAGNETIC SWITCH APPLICATIONS - Mr Joshua Gilbrech (Leidos)   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 A Transformer Vibration Signal Separation Method Based on BP Neural Network - Chunhui Gu (Electric Power Test & Research Institute Guangdong Power Supply Co.)   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Active gate control for multiple series connected SiC MOSFETs   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 An 8kV Series-Connected MOSFETs Module That Requires One Single Gate Driver - Mr Tianjun Long (Xi'an Jiaotong University)   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 An Analysis of Strike and Restrike Characteristics of the Exploding Film Phenomenon Under Different Temperature and Pressure Conditions   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Analysis and design of a passive protection system for the High Voltage RadioFrequency Test Facility circuit components   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Analysis of Commercial GaN HEMT in Overcurrent Operations under Higher Ambient Temperature - Mr Matthew Kim (Texas Tech University)   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Automated GTO Measurement, Validation and Stack Selection System for the LHC Beam Dumping System   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Comparative Study of Pulse Trigger Circuit and DC Trigger Circuit for Xenon Flash Lamp Driver - Prof. Hong-Je Ryoo (Chung-Ang University)   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION OF HIGH VOLTAGE MODULATORS TO PRODUCE RECTANGULAR PULSES - Antoine SILVESTRE de FERRON (Laboratoire SIAME)   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Development of a Discharge Circuit for High Voltage DC Power Supplies   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Development of High Voltage Multilevel Step-wave Voltage Source - Mr Tianjun Long (Xi'an Jiaotong University)   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Dynamic Impedance Load for Over-current Testing of Semiconductor-based Marx Generators   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Experimental Results of an Isolated Resonant DC-DC Converter for High Voltage Application   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 HIGH CURRENT SENSING THROUGH FARADAY ROTATION OF POLARIZED LIGHT OF VARYING WAVELENGTHS IN FIBERS II - Mr Sean Coffey (Sandia National Labs) Dr T. Chris Grabowski (Sandia National Labs)   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 High Density Capacitors for Pulsed Power Applications - Kenneth Struve (Sandia National Laboratories)   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Injection kicker for HESR using semiconductor switches.   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Klystron Modulators for the FAIR pLINAC - Mr Sven Pütz (GSI Helmholtz Centre for Heavy Ion Research)   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Measured data and model for erosion of a spark gap at continuous 800 Hz, 10 J pulsed operation   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Optimized High Voltage Analog Switch IC using Low Breakdown SOI technology   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Partial discharge characterization in soft dielectrics using thin film PVDF sensors to detect ultrasonic waves   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Phase I Summary: Neutral Beam Injector Grid Power System   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 POWER MOSFET AND TANTALUM CAPACITOR PERFORMANCE IN LOW DUTY FACTOR HV CONVERTER DESIGNS - Mr Joshua Gilbrech (Leidos)   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Research of a New DC Breaker Based on the Elec-tromagnetic Forming Technology - Dr Yun Xu (Wuhan National High Magnetic Field Center, Huazhong University of Science and Technology) Hongfa Ding (Wuhan National High Magnetic Field Center, Huazhong University of Science and Technology) tonghai ding (Wuhan National High Magnetic Field Center, Huazhong University of Science and Technology)   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Ribbon Cables as Stripline Components   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Saturation behavior of nano-crystalline pulse compression cores - Claus Strowitzki (MLase AG)   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 SOLID STATE LASER TRIGGERING SYSTEM FOR THE HERMES-III ACCELERATOR - Chris Grabowski (Sandia National Laboratories)   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Solid State Power Emulator Improvements for Power Device Evaluation - Mr Richard Thomas (Army Research Laboratory)   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Study on Electrically Excited Winding Vibration Frequency Response Under Various Clamping Pressures - Mr Cao Zhan (State Key Lab of Electrical Insulation and Power Equipment, Xi’an Jiaotong University)   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Study on the Influence of Temperature on Transformer Core Vibration   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Surge Current Analysis of COTS 1200V Silicon Carbide JBS Diodes - Dr Stephen Bayne (Texas Tech University)   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Transient Voltage Distribution Characteristics of Ultrahigh-Voltage Transformer Windings under Impulses with Different Front Time   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 “Large” HV Structures: Transient Analysis of Voltage Distribution from First Principles   (Buffalo/Moose)
15:00 --- Break ---
15:30
Oral 7 - High Voltage Design (until 17:30) (Explorers Room)
15:30 Redesign of a High Voltage Test Bed for Marxes on Z - Dr William White (Sandia National Laboratories)   (Explorers Room)
16:00 Charge Plasma High Voltage PIN Diode Investigation - Mrs Sara Hahmady   (Explorers Room)
16:15 Pulse-Sharpening Circuit for Explosive Emission Cathode - Nicholas Kallas (Los Alamos National Labs)   (Explorers Room)
16:30 80kV Coaxial Feedthrough for CPP20 Pulse-Forming Line Kicker Applications - Mr Michael Osemann (Ampegon-PPT GmbH)   (Explorers Room)
17:00 Study on the Nonlinear Vibration Characteristic of Dry-Type Air-Core Reactor - Mr Zhitong Jiang (Xi'an Jiaotong University)   (Explorers Room)
17:15 Diagnosis on Winding Failure Through Impulsive Sound of Power Transformer - Dr Yuhang Shi (State Key Lab of Electrical Insulation and Power Equipment, Xi’an Jiaotong University)   (Explorers Room)
15:30
Oral 8 - HPM, Analytical & Simulations (until 17:30) (Wrangler/Prospector/Homesteader)
15:30 Full-Machine Circuit Model of the Saturn Accelerator - Dr Kenneth Struve (Sandia National Laboratories)   (Wrangler/Prospector/Homesteader)
15:45 Uncertainties in cylindrical anode current inferences on pulsed power drivers - Andrew Porwitzky (Sandia National Laboratories)   (Wrangler/Prospector/Homesteader)
16:00 Pulsed Power Facility Upgrades and Recent Experimental Research at the University of Michigan* - Dr Nick Jordan (University of Michigan)   (Wrangler/Prospector/Homesteader)
16:30 The Design of Magnetically Insulated Transmission Lines - Dr Rick Spielman (Idaho State University)   (Wrangler/Prospector/Homesteader)
16:45 CST PARTICLE-IN-CELL MODELING OF A TUNABLE REFLEX-TRIODE VIRCATOR - David Barnett (Texas Tech University)   (Wrangler/Prospector/Homesteader)
17:00 SWaP ANALYSIS AND DESIGN OF A HIGH POWER HELICAL ANTENNA ARRAY WITH DISCRETE DIELECTRIC LOADING* - Kevin O'Connor (NanoElectromagnetics LLC)   (Wrangler/Prospector/Homesteader)
18:30
Awards Banquet Reception (until 19:30) (Explorers Room)
19:30
Awards Banquet (until 22:30) (Explorers Room)
12:00 --- Lunch Break ---
13:30
Poster 3 - Power Modulator Systems and Applications (until 15:00) (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 A FEM-based simulation of electromagnetic forces on transformer windings under short-circuit - Mr Yi Zhao (Xi'an Jiaotong university )   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 A multi-waveform pulsed current generator for slow kicker magnets   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 A Multiple Material Velocimetry Based Current Loss Detector for Pulsed Power Systems   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Activation of Endoplasmic Reticulum Stress Response by Applying of Nanosecond Pulsed Electric Fields for Medical Application   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 An Innovative Method for generating High-Stability Flat-Top Pulsed Magnetic Field   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Analysis of Pulsed RF Signals Radiated from a Capacitive NLTL* - Dr Jose Rossi (National Institute for Space Research)   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Characterisation of a DBD plasma in dependence of its supply parameters for surface modification   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Characteristic Evaluation of Virtual Cathode Oscillator with High Transmittance Anode   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Consolidation of the 400kA magnetic horn power supply for AD antiproton production   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Design and characterization of n benchtop electron beam system for validation of gas transport   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Design and First Tests of a Cathode Ion Detector at Z (CIDZ) to Measure Positive Ion Current at the Convolute on the Z Machine   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Developing a benchmark example of magnetically insulated transmission line current loss - Andrew Fierro (Sandia National Laboratories)   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Development of a compact, 240-kV, 10-J impulse generator for mobile platforms   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Development of High Power Burst Pulse Generator for Cancer Treatment and Investigation of Superiority of High Power Burst Pulse as against Single Pulse - Hiromi Sato (Yamagata University)   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Development, Implementation and Final Performance of the new PS Booster Distributor Generators (PFN, 6.3kV/1kA) with Fast Protection System   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Discussion of Discharge Distribution in Reactor and Design of Reactor for Dense Ozone Production Using Nanosecond Pulsed Power - Mr Yuki Utsumi (Tokushima University)   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Electric Pulse Modification of Cancer Cell Population Dynamics   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Electrical Characteristics of Low Voltage Compact Virtual Cathode Oscillator   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Experimental Demonstration of a Representative Rotary Motor and Linear Actuator Using Controlled Turn-less Structures Arrays Motors (CTM)   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 GAS TEMPERATURE DEPENDENCE ON PULSE FREQUENCY IN NANOSECOND-PULSE HIGH-FREQUENCY DISCHARGES   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 High Burst Rate Charging System for the Lithium Lens Power Supply - Daniil Frolov (Fermilab)   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 High Power Microwaves facilities and generators of CEA/GRAMAT   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 HIGH-SPEED IMAGING OF EXPLODING DETONATORS - Mr Henry Gaus   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Impedance Information from Different Electrode-pairs under four electrodes-Refelecting the irreversible electroporation outcome - Yajun Zhao (Chongqing University)   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Improving the voltage modulation depth and RF power generated on Nonlinear Transmission lines - Dr Lauro Paulo Silva Neto (Federal University of São Paulo)   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Interaction of water with Barium Titanate thin films and nanoparticles: Oxygen-deficient defects and hydrogen decorated surfaces - Renee Van Ginhoven (AFRL)   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Life Review and Development of Thyratron in Linac Coherent Light Source - Dr Xupeng Chen (SLAC National Accelerator Lab)   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Measurement and analysis of luminescence signal and emission spectrum in vacuum surface flashover for polymeric materials   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Nanosecond Electric Pulses for Anti-Cancer Treatment   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Nonlinear Transmission Line for RF Plasma Heating   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Optimisation of the FRANZ chopper system - Christopher Wagner (Goethe University)   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 PROTOTYPE INDUCTIVE ADDER FOR THE PROTON SYNCROTRON AT CERN - David Woog (CERN)   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Pulse power system for formation and acceleration of field-reversed configurations in C2-W.   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Pulsed Electric Field Processing of Fruits and Vegetables   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 RF Generation at 200 MHz Using a SiC Schottky Diode Lumped NLTL* - Lauro Paulo Silva Neto (Federal University of São Paulo) Dr Jose Rossi (National Institute for Space Research)   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 RF measurements to determine tranverse impedance of a linear accelerator cell   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Simulation study of switching over-voltage of UHVDC transmission system under hierarchical connection mode caused by typical faults   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Simultaneous Switching of Multiple GaN Transistors in a High-Speed Switch - Daniil Frolov (Fermilab)   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Spatially Dispersive Nonlinear Transmission Line Experimental Performance Analysis and COMSOL Simulation Development   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Study of the electrostatic precipitator efficiency according to particle size and HV supply   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Synergistic enhancement of antibiotic susceptibility of bacteria using nanosecond electric pulses   (Buffalo/Moose)
13:30 Treatment of Anionic Surfactant Solution Using Nanosecond Pulsed Power Discharges   (Buffalo/Moose)
15:00 --- Break ---
15:30
Oral 11 - Partial Discharges & Plasmas (until 17:30) (Explorers Room)
15:30 Study of Partial Discharge Behavior at Flight-Altitude Pressures under 60 Hz and Impulse Voltages for Samples Related to Aircraft Motors - Zhuo Wei (The Ohio State University)   (Explorers Room)
15:45 Load Capacitance Effects on the Energy Mechanism and Severity of Series dc Arcs - Mr Eric Bauer (The Ohio State University)   (Explorers Room)
16:00 Type of supply waveform, partial discharge behavior and life of rotating machine insulation systems - Dr Paolo Seri (University of Bologna) Prof. Gian Carlo Montanari (University of Bologna, University of Texas)   (Explorers Room)
16:15 Plasma Surface Modification for High Voltage Insulation Improvement - Tao Shao (Institute of Electrical Engineering, Chinese Academy of Sciences)   (Explorers Room)
16:30 The Spatial-temporal Evolution and Interaction of 3-D Multiple Pulsed Plasma Jets - Prof. Ruixue Wang (Institute of Electrical Engineering, Chinese Academy of Sciences)   (Explorers Room)
16:45 INVESTIGATION ON INITIATION AND DEVELOPMENT OF VACUUM FLASHOVER ACROSS SOLID INSULATION - Prof. Guan-Jun Zhang (Xi'an Jiaotong University)   (Explorers Room)
17:00 Secondary electron emission yield from surface-architectured materials - Yevgeny Raitses (Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory)   (Explorers Room)
15:30
Oral 12 - Opening & Closing & Solid State Switches (until 17:30) (Wrangler/Prospector/Homesteader)
15:30 Current Handling Capability of Bond Wires under Pulsed Conditions - Ricardo Rodriguez-Molina (Texas Tech University)   (Wrangler/Prospector/Homesteader)
15:45 Numerical Studies into the Possibility of ″Lock-On″ in a GaN Photoconductive Switch for High Power Applications - Mr Animesh R. Chowdhury (Texas Tech University)   (Wrangler/Prospector/Homesteader)
16:00 INVESTIGATION OF A FAST HIGH-REPETITIVE 10-KV SIC MOSFET SWITCHING MODULE - Rainer Bischoff (French-German Research Institute of Saint-Louis (ISL))   (Wrangler/Prospector/Homesteader)
16:15 Advanced Inverter Arrays for Controlled Turn-less Motor (CTM), Semiconductor Limits and MEMS Manufacturing - Mr Oved Zucker   (Wrangler/Prospector/Homesteader)
16:30 Press-pack and Soldered Packaging IGBT Modules for Pulsed Power Applications - Dr Lin Liang (Huazhong University of Science and Technology)   (Wrangler/Prospector/Homesteader)
17:00 Revealing the potential of high power SiC photoconductive switch by a new method of extracting the intrinsic on-state resistance of SiC substrate - Dr Wei Huang (Shanghai Institute of Ceramics, Chinese Academy of Sciences)   (Wrangler/Prospector/Homesteader)
19:30
Western Movie Night (until 21:30) (Explorers Room)