Provisional programme


Wednesday 9 July 2014

   
08:00 - 08:30

Registration
Auditorium Foyer - Wolfson College

08:30 - 08:45

Introduction
Dr Ziad Melhem, Oxford Instruments, UK

08:45 - 09:45

Superconducting Fundamentals and Theory
Prof. Archie Campbell, University of Cambridge, UK

09:45 - 10:30

Superconducting materials for thin films applications
Dr Suzanne Speller, University of Oxford, UK

10:30 - 11:00

Tea and Coffee
Auditorium Foyer - Wolfson College

11:00 - 11:45

The synthesis, chemistry and physics of new iron-based superconductors  
Dr Simon Clarke, University of Oxford, UK

11:45 - 12:30

Practical superconducting materials  
Dr John Durrell, University of Cambridge, UK

12:30 - 13:30

Lunch
Haldane Room

 

Chair

13:30 - 14:30

Applications of superconductivity
Dr Martin Wilson, Consultant, UK

14:30 - 15:00

Tea and Coffee
Auditorium Foyer - Wolfson College

15:00 - 16:30

Superconducting cables for large scale applications  
Prof. Joe V Minervini, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA

16:30 - 17:30

Superconducting magnet application - Magnetic resonance imaging
Dr M'hamed Lakrimi, Siemens Magnet Technology, UK

18:00

BBQ Dinner 
Harbour Lawn


Thursday 10 July 2014

     
08:00 - 08:30  

Registration  

08:30 - 09:30  

Measurements Techniques for Superconducting Materials and Applications
Prof. Damian Hampshire, Durham University, UK

09:30 - 10:30  

Computer Aided Engineering and Design for Modelling Applications of Superconductors
Mr Chris Riley, Cobham Vector Fields, UK

10:30 - 11:00  

Tea and Coffee
Auditorium Foyer - Wolfson College

   

Chair

11:00 - 12:00  

Fusion - The challenge for superconducting magnet technology
Dr Elwyn Baynham, Magnetech Ltd, UK

12:00 - 13:00  

Design Principles of Superconducting Magnets - Part I: Magnet configurations and quenching
Dr Martin Wilson, Consultant, UK

13:00 - 13:45  

Lunch
Haldane Room

   

Chair

13:45 - 16:15  

Travel to Oxford Instruments visit (places must be pre-booked to attend)
Organised by Dr Ziad Melhem, Oxford Instruments
Coach depart from Wolfson College Forecourt at 13:45

16:30   

Return to Oxford

18:15  

Drinks reception - Private Dining Suite,

19:00   Gala Conference Dinner - The Hall


Friday 11 July 2014

     
08:00 - 08:30  

Registration
Auditorium Foyer - Wolfson College

08:30 - 10:00  

Superconducting Magnet Applications For HEP
Dr Luca Bottura, CERN, Switzerland

10:00 - 11:00  

New Superconductors: Iron Pnictides
Dr Amalia Coldea, Oxford University, UK

11:00 - 11:30  

Tea and Coffee
Auditorium Foyer - Wolfson College

11:30 - 12:30  

Design Principles of Superconducting Magnets - Part II: Stabilization and filamentary wires
Dr Martin Wilson, Consultant, UK

12:30 - 13:30  

Lunch
Haldane Room

   

Chair

13:30 - 15:00  

Superconducting conductors - Challenges for the next 10 years
Prof. DavidC Larbalestier, Florida State University, USA

15:00 - 15:30  

Tea and Coffee
Auditorium Foyer - Wolfson College

   

Chair

15:30 - 16:30  

Cryogenics for Superconducting Applications
Mr. Charles Monroe, , Monroe Brothers Ltd

16:30 - 17:30  

Superconducting Electrical Machines
Dr Mark Ainslie, Cambridge University

17:30 - 17:45  

Closing Remarks
Dr Ziad Melhem, Oxford Instruments


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