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2021

Pulsed Power Conference & Symposium on Fusion Engineering (PPC/SOFE) – Denver, CO

  • N.M. Jordan, D.A. Packard, C.J. Swenson, S.V. Langellotti, E.N. Guerin, Y.Y. Lau, R.M. Gilgenbach, “Development of a High Impedance Magnetically Insulated Line Oscillator”, PPC/SOFE, Denver, CO, Dec 2021.
  • B.J. Sporer, A.P. Shah, G.V. Dowhan, S.A. Slutz, G.A. Shipley, N.M. Jordan, R.D. McBride, “High-Density, High-Field FRC Formation Studies using the MAIZE Linear Transformer Driver”, PPC/SOFE, Denver, CO, Dec 2021.
  • G.V. Dowhan, A.P. Shah, B.J. Sporer, N.M. Jordan, S.N. Bland, S.V. Lebedev, R.A. Smith, L. Suttle, S.A. Pikuz, R.D. McBride, “Updates on the X-Pinch Platform and faraday Rotation Diagnostic on the MAIZE Pulsed Power Facility”, PPC/SOFE, Denver, CO, Dec 2021.
  • T.J. Smith, M.D. Johnston, N.M. Jordan, M. Cuneo, G.R. Laity, R.D. McBride, ” Understanding electrode plasma formation on wires and thin foils via vacuum ultraviolet spectroscopy of desorbed surface contaminants,” PPC/SOFE 2021, Denver, CO, Dec 2021.
  • R.V. Shapovalov, B.J. Sporer, N.M. Jordan, R.D. McBride, “Progress on multicavity BLUE LTD System at the University of Michigan”, PPC/SOFE, Denver, CO, Dec 2021.
  • C.J. Swenson, R. Revolinsky, L. Welch, T. Nutting, E. Guerin, S.V. Langelotti, N.M. Jordan, R.D. McBride, Y.Y. Lau, R.M. Gilgenbach, “Design of a Dual Recirculating Planar Crossed-Field Amplifier”, PPC/SOFE, Denver, CO, Dec 2021.
  • A.P. Shah, B. J. Sporer, G. V. Dowhan K.W. Elliott, M. Krishnan, N.M. Jordan, R.D. McBride, “Effects of Pre-Ionization on Current Distribution on a Gas-Puff Z-Pinch”, PPC/SOFE, Denver, CO, Dec 2021.

American Physical Society – Division of Plasma Physics (APS-DPP) – Pittsburgh, PA

  • N. B. Ramey, J. E. Coleman, H. E. Morris, P. Hakel, C. J. Fontes, J. Colgan, J. E. Koglin, R. M. Gilgenbach, and R. D. McBride, “Measurements and radiation transport of emitted and absorbed spectral lines within an expanded, dense aluminum plasma”, 63rd APS-DPP, Pittsburgh, PA, Nov. 2021.
  • D. Li, D. Chernin, and Y. Y. Lau, “Electromagnetic Extension to Ramo’s Theorem”, 63rd APS-DPP, Pittsburgh, PA, Nov. 2021.
  • G.V. Dowhan, A.P. Shah, B.J. Sporer, N.M. Jordan, S.N. Bland, S.V. Lebedev, R.A. Smith, L. Suttle, S.A. Pikuz, R.D. McBride, “Updates on the X-Pinch Platform and faraday Rotation Diagnostic on the MAIZE Pulsed Power Facility”, APS-DPP, Pittsburgh, PA, Nov 2021.
  • T.J. Smith, M.D. Johnston, N.M. Jordan, M. Cuneo, G.R. Laity, R.D. McBride, ” Understanding electrode plasma formation on wires and thin foils via vacuum ultraviolet spectroscopy of desorbed surface contaminants,” 63rd APS-DPP, Pittsburgh, PA, November 2021.
  • J.M. Woolstrum, C.E. Seyler, and R.D. McBride. “Origin of Helical Instabilities in Axially in Premagnetized Thin-Foil Liner Z-Pinches Implosions using Hall Magnetohydrodynamics.” APS-DPP, 63rd APS-DPP, Pittsburgh, PA, November 2021.
  • A.P. Shah, B. J. Sporer, G. V. Dowhan K.W. Elliott, M. Krishnan, N.M. Jordan, R.D. McBride, “Effects of Pre-Ionization on Current Distribution on a Gas-Puff Z-Pinch”, APS-DPP, Pittsburgh, PA, Nov 2021.

MIPSE Graduate Symposium – Ann Arbor, MI

  • S. V. Langellotti, N. M. Jordan, Y. Y. Lau, and R. M. Gilgenbach, “Experiments on Coaxial Multipactor,” MIPSE Graduate Symposium, Ann Arbor, MI, Nov. 2021.
  • R.A. Revolinsky, L. I. Welch, C. J. Swenson, E. Guerin, T. E. D. Nutting, N. M. Jordan, Y. Y. Lau and R. M. Gilgenbach, “Investigation of Recirculating Planar Magnetron with Coaxial All-Cavity Extraction”, MIPSE 2021 Graduate Symposium, Nov 2021.
  • D.E. White, A.P. Shah, M.A. Mangan, R.D. McBride, “Beryllium Probe Neutron Diagnostic for a Gas-Puff Z-Pinch Neutron Source on a 1-MA, 100-ns Linear Transformer Driver,” MIPSE 2021 Graduate Symposium, Nov 2021.
  • G. V. Dowhan, A. P. Shah, B. J. Sporer, N. M. Jordan, S. N. Bland, S. V. Lebedev, R. A. Smith, L. Suttle, S. A. Pikuz, and R. D. McBride, “Updates to the X-Pinch Platform and Faraday Rotation Imaging Diagnostic on the MAIZE Facility”, MIPSE 2021 Graduate Symposium, Nov 2021.

International Conference on Plasma Science (ICOPS) – Online

  • D. Li, D. Chernin, Y. Y. Lau, “Electromagnetic and Relativistic Corrections to the Ramo-Shockley Theorem”, ICOPS 2021, Sep 2021. [Best Student Paper]
  • D.A. Packard, Y.Y. Lau, C.J. Swenson, N.M. Jordan, E.N. Guerin, R.M. Gilgenbach, “Experiments on a 10 kA, 240 kV Magnetically Insulated Line Oscillator (MILO),” ICOPS 2021, Sept 2021. [Invited]
  • T.J. Smith, M.D. Johnston, N.M. Jordan, M. Cuneo, G.R. Laity, R.D. McBride, ” Understanding electrode plasma formation on wires and thin foils via vacuum ultraviolet spectroscopy of desorbed surface contaminants,” ICOPS 2021, September 2021. [Invited]
  • C.J. Butcher, V.L. Kantsyrev, A.S. Safronova, V.V. Shlyaptseva, I.K. Shrestha, A. Stafford, P.C. Campbell, S.M. Miller, N.M. Jordan, R.D. McBride, R.M. Gilgenbach, A.M. Steiner, “Characteristic Effects of Pulsed Power Generators of Different Architecture on the Implosion Dynamics of Mid-Z Double Planar Wire Arrays”, ICOPS, Virtual, Sep 2021. [Invited]
  • B.J. Sporer, A.P. Shah, G.V. Dowhan, S.A. Slutz, G.A. Shipley, N.M. Jordan, R.D. McBride, “A Platform to Study High-Field FRC Formation on the MAIZE Linear Transformer Driver”, ICOPS 2021, Sept 2021.
  • D. Li, A. Jassem, Y. Y. Lau, “A Re-Examination of Brillouin Flow in a Crossed-Field Diode”, ICOPS 2021, Sep 2021.
  • R.V. Shapovalov, B.J. Sporer, N.M. Jordan, R.D. McBride, “Progress on the 4-cavity BLUE LTD System at the University of Michigan”, ICOPS 2021, Sept 2021.
  • G.V. Dowhan, A.P. Shah, N.M. Jordan, S.N. Bland, S.V. Lebedev, R.A. Smith, L. Suttle, S.A. Pikuz, R.D. McBride, “Updates on the X-Pinch Platform and faraday Rotation Diagnostic on the MAIZE Pulsed Power Facility”, ICOPS, Virtual, Sep 2021.
  • S.V. Langellotti, N.M. Jordan, Y.Y. Lau, R.M. Gilgenbach, “Recent Experiments on the S-Band Coaxial Multipactor Test Cell”, ICOPS 2021, Sept 2021.
  • R.F. Melean, R.P. Young, S.R. Klein, A.P. Shah, T.J. Smith, G.V. Dowhan, B.J. Sporer, P.C. Campbell, N.M. Jordan, R.D. McBride, R.P. Drake, C.C. Kuranz, “Pulsed-Power Magnetized Shocks Under an External Magnetic Field”, ICOPS, Virtual, Sep 2021.
  • C.J. Swenson, D.A. Packard, S.V. Langelotti, E. Guerin, N.M. Jordan, Y.Y. Lau, R.D. McBride, R.M. Gilgenbach, “Investigations of the Recirculating Planar Crossed-Field Amplifier”, ICOPS 2021, Sept 2021.
  • A.P. Shah, B. J. Sporer, G. V. Dowhan K.W. Elliott, M. Krishnan, N.M. Jordan, R.D. McBride, “Effects of Pre-Ionization on Current Distribution on a Gas-Puff Z-Pinch”, ICOPS 2021, Virtual, Sep 2021.

Directed Energy Professional Society (DEPS) Student Workshop – Online

  • S.V. Langellotti, N.M. Jordan, Y.Y. Lau, R.M. Gilgenbach, “Experimental Results on a Coaxial Multipactor Test Cell”, DEPS 2021.

Stewardship Science Academic Programs (SSAP) Symposium – Online

  • G.V. Dowhan, N.M. Jordan, S.N. Bland, S.V. Lebedev, R.A. Smith, L. Suttle, R.D. McBride, “New X-Pinch Platform and Faraday Rotation Diagnostic for the MAIZE Pulsed Power Facility”, SSAP, Feb 2021.
  • C.J. Butcher, V.L. Kantsyrev, A.S. Safronova, V.V. Shlyaptseva, I.K. Shrestha, A. Stafford, A.M. Steiner, P.C. Campbell, S.M. Miller, N.M. Jordan, R.D. McBride, R.M. Gilgenbach, “Tungsten Z-pinch Behavior on 1 MA Generators of Different Architecture”, SSAP, Feb 2021.

International Vacuum Electronics Conference (IVEC) – Online

  • C. Swenson, D. Packard, D. Watkins, N. Jordan, Y.Y. Lau, R. Gilgenbach, “Feedback Effects on a Recirculating Planar Crossed-Field Amplifier (RPCFA)”, IVEC, Apr 2021.
  • D. Packard, Y.Y. Lau, C. Swenson, N. Jordan, R. Gilgenbach, “Theory, Simulation, and Experiments on Moderate-Current Magnetically Insulated Line Oscillators”, IVEC, Apr 2021.
  • N. Jordan, B. Sporer, D. Packard, R. Shapovalov, R. Gilgenbach, R. McBride, “Driving a Magnetically Insulated Line Oscillator with a Linear Transformer Driver”, IVEC, Apr 2021.
  • S.V. Langellotti, N.M. Jordan, Y.Y. Lau, R.M. Gilgenbach, “Measurements of the Breakdown Threshold for Coaxial Multipactor and the Delay for Multipactor Onset”, IVEC, Apr 2021.
  • A. Jassem, Y.  Y. Lau, “Physical Factors that Affect the Miram Curve”, IVEC,  Apr 2021.
  • D. Li, D. Chernin, Y. Y. Lau, “A Critical Examination of Induced Current on Conductors Due to a Moving Line Charge”, IVEC, Apr 2021.

2020

International Conference on Plasma Science (ICOPS) – Online

  • Y. Y. Lau, “The Child-Langmuir Law and the Physics of Diodes,”  ICOPS 2020, Dec 2020. [Invited Plenary]
  • T.J. Smith, P.C. Campbell, G.V. Dowhan, N.M. Jordan, M.D. Johnston, G.R. Laity, R.D. McBride, “Platform Development for Power Flow Studies on the 1-MA, 100-ns MAIZE LTD Facility”, ICOPS 2020, Dec 2020.
  • P. Wong, Y.Y. Lau, P. Zhang, N. Jordan, R. Gilgenbach, J. Verboncoeur, “Multipactor Effects on Signal Quality in Transmission Lines Driven by Digitally Modulated Signals”, ICOPS 2020, Dec 2020.
  • N.M. Jordan, C.J. Swenson, D.A. Packard, M.A. Franzi, B.W. Hoff, S. Tummala, Y.Y. Lau, R.M. Gilgenbach, “Initial Experiments on the Recirculating Planar Magnetron with Coaxial All-Cavity Extraction”, ICOPS 2020, Dec 2020.
  • B. Sporer, N.M Jordan, R.D. McBride, “Testing of the Prototype BLUE Linear Transformer Driver (LTD) Cavity at University of Michigan”, ICOPS 2020, Dec 2020.
  • A. Jassem, Y. Y. Lau, “A 2-1/2 Dimensional Model of Miram Curves,” ICOPS 2020, Dec 2020.
  • D.A. Packard, N.M. Jordan, B.W. Hoff, Y.Y. Lau, R.M. Gilgenbach, “Controlled Harmonic Frequency Locking in the Harmonic Recirculating Planar Magnetron”, ICOPS 2020, Dec 2020.
  • D.A. Packard, N.M. Jordan, A. Cooleybeck, C.J. Swenson, R.D. McBride, Y.Y. Lau, R.M. Gilgenbach, “External Magnetic Field Effects in Magnetically Insulated Line Oscillators”, ICOPS 2020, Dec 2020.
  • P.C. Campbell, T. M. Jones, J. M. Woolstrum, N. M. Jordan, J. B. Greenly, W. M. Potter, E. S. Lavine, B. R. Kusse, D. A. Hammer, and R. D. McBride, “Controlling Magneto Rayleigh-Taylor Instabilities with a Dynamic Screw Pinch”, ICOPS 2020, Dec 2020.
  • F. Antoulinakis, Y.Y. Lau, “A Theory of AC Contact Resistance”, ICOPS 2020, Dec 2020.
  • R. Melean, R. Young, S. Klein, T. Smith, G. Dowhan, P. Campbell, N.M. Jordan, R. McBride, C. Kuranz, “Pulsed-Power Magnetized Jets for the Study of Star Formation”, ICOPS 2020, Dec 2020.
  • A.P. Shah, M.K. Bossard, G.M. Young, K.W. Elliott, M. Krishnan, N.M. Jordan, R.D. McBride, “Development of a Gas-Puff Z-Pinch for the 1-MA, 100-ns MAIZE LTD”, ICOPS 2020, Dec 2020.
  • S. V. Langellotti, N. M. Jordan, Y. Y. Lau, and R. M. Gilgenbach, “Results on the Design and Testing of a Coaxial Multipactor Test Cell,” ICOPS 2020, Dec. 2020.
  • S.M. Miller, R. D. McBride, S. R. Klein, P. C. Campbell, J. M. Woolstrum, N. M. Jordan, C. C. Kuranz, S. A. Slutz, M. R. Gomez, S. N. Bland, “Laser Gate Experiment for Increasing Preheat Energy Coupling Efficiency in Magnetized Liner Inertial Fusion (MagLIF)”, ICOPS 2020, Dec 2020.
  • R.V. Shapovalov, N.M. Jordan, B. Sporer, R.D. McBride, “BLUE MILO axial diode gap optimization using the pulsed-power circuit code Screamer”, ICOPS 2020, Dec 2020. 

American Physical Society – Division of Plasma Physics (APS-DPP) – Online

  • D.A. Packard, Y.Y. Lau, C. Swenson, N.M. Jordan, B. Sporer, R. Shapovalov, R.D. McBride, Y.Y. Lau, R.M. Gilgenbach, “Theory, Simulations, and Experiments on Magnetically Insulated Line Oscillator (MILO) at the University of Michigan”, 62nd APS-DPP, Nov 2020.
  • B. Sporer, N. Jordan, R. Shapovalov, D. Packard, R. Gilgenbach, R. McBride, “Testing of the First BLUE Linear Transformer Driver (LTD) Cavity at the University of Michigan”, 62nd APS-DPP, Nov 2020.
  • R. Melean, R. Young, S. Klein, T. Smith, G. Dowhan, P. Campbell, N. Jordan, R. McBride, R. Drak, C. Kuranz, “Characterization of Pulsed-Power Magnetized Jets on MAIZE”, 62nd APS-DPP, Nov 2020.
  • G.V. Dowhan, N.M. Jordan, S.N. Bland, S.V. Lebedev, R.A. Smith, L. Suttle, R.D. McBride, “New X-Pinch Platform and Faraday Rotation Diagnostic for the MAIZE Pulsed Power Facility”, 62nd APS-DPP, Nov 2020.
  • S.V. Langellotti, N.M. Jordan, Y.Y. Lau, R.M. Gilgenbach, “Recent Experimental Results on Coaxial Multipactor”, 62nd APS-DPP, Nov 2020.
  • A. Shah, M. Bossard, G. Young, N. Jordan, R. McBride, K. Elliot, M. Krishnan, “Development of a Gas-Puff Z-Pinch Neutron Source for the 1-MA, 100-ns MAIZE LTD”, 62nd APS-DPP, Nov 2020.
  • J. Woolstrum, C. Seyler, R. McBride, “Origin of Helical Instability Modes in Premagnetized Thin-Foil Liner Z-pinches Using PERSEUS”, 62nd APS-DPP, Nov 2020.
  • A. Jassem, Y.Y. Lau, “A Study of Miram Curves in Thermionic Cathodes”, 62nd APS-DPP, Nov 2020.
  • Y.Y. Lau, F. Antoulinakis, “Negative AC Contact Resistance”, 62nd APS-DPP, Nov 2020.

MIPSE Graduate Symposium – Online

  • G.V. Dowhan, N. M. Jordan, S. N. Bland, S. V. Lebedev, R. A. Smith, L. Suttle, and R. D. McBride, “New X-Pinch Platform and Diagnostics for the MAIZE Facility”, MIPSE 2020 Graduate Symposium, Nov 2020.
  • A.P. Shah, M.K. Bossard, B.J. Sporer, G.V. Dowhan, K.W. Elliott, M. Krishnan, N.M. Jordan, R.D. McBride, “Development of a Gas-Puff Z-Pinch Experiment for the 1-MA, 100-ns MAIZE Linear Transformer Driver”, MIPSE 2020 Graduate Symposium, Nov 2020.

Annual Meeting of the APS Far West Section – Online

  • C.J. Butcher, V.L. Kantsyrev, A.S. Safronova, V.V. Shlyaptseva, I.K. Shrestha, A. Stafford, A.M. Steiner, P.C. Campbell, S.M. Miller, N.M. Jordan, R.D. McBride, R.M. Gilgenbach, “Aluminum Z-pinches from Double Planar Loads on Various 1 MA Generators” APS Far West Conference, Oct 2020.

International Vacuum Electronics Conference (IVEC) – Online

  • N.M. Jordan, D.A. Packard, C.J. Swenson, S. Tummala, Y.Y. Lau, R.M. Gilgenbach, M.A. Franzi, B.W. Hoff, “Experiments on the Recirculating Planar Magnetron with Coaxial All-Cavity Extraction”, IVEC 2020, Monterey, CA, Oct 2020.
  • D.A. Packard, N.M. Jordan, B.W. Hoff, Y.Y. Lau, R.M. Gilgenbach, “Controlled Harmonic Frequency Locking in the Harmonic Recirculating Planar Magnetron”, IVEC 2020, Monterey, CA, Oct 2020.
  • D.A. Packard, C.J. Swenson, A. Cooleybeck, B.E. Sporer, A.E. Mazarakis, N.M. Jordan, Y.Y. Lau, R.D. McBride, R.M. Gilgenbach, “Simulations and Experiments on Magnetically Insulated Line Oscillators at the University of Michigan”, IVEC 2020, Monterey, CA, Oct 2020.
  • P. Wong, Y.Y. Lau, P. Zhang, N. Jordan, R. Gilgenbach, J. Verboncoeur, “Multipactor Effects on Signal Quality in Transmission Lines with Impedance Mismatches”, IVEC 2020, Monterey, CA, Oct 2020.
  • A. Jassem, D. Chernin, S. Ovtchinnikov, J. J. Petillo, Y. Y. Lau, “A 2-1/2 Dimensional Model of Miram Curves,” IVEC 2020, Monterey, Oct 2020.
  • J. Petillo, S. Ovtchinnikov, D. Chernin, A. Jassem, Y. Y. Lau, D. Chen, R. Jacobs, D. Morgan, J. Booske, “Investigations Into the Physics of Miram Curves,” IVEC 2020, Monterey, Oct 2020.
  • S. V. Langellotti, N. M. Jordan, Y. Y. Lau, and R. M. Gilgenbach, “Design, Simulation, and Testing of an S-Band Coaxial Multipactor Test-Cell,” IVEC 2020, Monterey, CA, Oct. 2020.

Z Fundamental Science Workshop – Online

  • R. Melean, R. Young, S. Klein, P.C. Campbell, N.M. Jordan, R.D. McBride, C.C. Kuranz, “Characterization of Pulsed Power Magnetized Jets on MAIZE”, ZFSW, August, 2020.
  • C.J. Butcher, V.L. Kantsyrev, A.S. Safronova, V.V. Shlyaptseva, I.K. Shrestha, A. Stafford, P.C. Campbell, S.M. Miller, N.M. Jordan, R.D. McBride, R.M. Gilgenbach, A. Steiner, “Al Z-pinch Behavior on 1 MA Generators of Different Architecture”, ZFSW, August, 2020.

International Power Modulator and High Voltage Conference (IPMHVC) – Knoxville, TN [Cancelled]

  • B.W. Hoff, F. Hegeler, S. Beeson, M.C. Myers, D. Simon, W. Tang, R. Smith, S. Exelby, N.M. Jordan, A. Sayir, R.M. Gilgenbach, “Brazed Carbon Fiber Fabric Field Emission Cathodes”, IPMHVC 2020, Knoxville, TN, May 2020.
  • N.M. Jordan, D.A. Packard, S.C. Exelby, P.C. Campbell, B.J. Sporer, A.P. Shah, G.V. Dowhan, T.J. Smith, C.J. Swenson, Y.Y. Lau, R.D. McBride, R.M. Gilgenbach, “High Power Microwave and Pulsed Power Development at the University of Michigan”, IPMHVC 2020, Knoxville, TN, May 2020. [Invited]

23rd Topical Conference on High-Temperature Plasma Diagnostics – Santa Fe, NM

  • T.J. Smith, P.C. Campbell, G.V. Dowhan, N.M. Jordan, M.D. Johnson, G.R. Laity, R.D. McBride, “Platform Development for Power Flow Studies on the 1-MA, 100-ns MAIZE LTD Facility”, 23rd Topical Conference on High-Temperature Plasma Diagnostics, Santa Fe, NM, May 2020.

DEPS Directed Energy Student Workshop – West Point, MD

  • D.A. Packard, N.M. Jordan, Y.Y. Lau, R.M. Gilgenbach, B.W. Hoff, “Experimental Investigations of High Power Microwave Sources at the University of Michigan”, DEPS Directed Energy Student Workshop, West Point, MD, Mar 2020.

Stewardship Science Academic Programs Symposium – Washington D.C.

  • A.P. Shah, M.K. Bossard, G.M. Young, K.W. Elliott, M. Krishnan, N.M. Jordan, R.D. McBride, “Development and Integration of a Gas-Puff Z-Pinch onto the 1-MA, 100-ns MAIZE Linear Transformer Driver”, Stewardship Science Academic Programs Symposium, Washington DC, Feb 2020.
  • P.C. Campbell, T.M. Jones, J.M. Woolstrum, N.M. Jordan, J.B. Greenley , W.M. Potter, E.S. Lavine, B.R. Kusse, D.A. Hammer, and R.D. McBride, “Controlling Magneto Rayleigh-Taylor Instabilities using a Dynamic Screw Pinch” SSAP 2020, Washington D.C, Feb. 2020.
  • S.M. Miller, R. D. McBride, S. R. Klein, P. C. Campbell, J. M. Woolstrum, N. M. Jordan, C. C. Kuranz, S. A. Slutz, M. R. Gomez, S. N. Bland, “Laser Gate Experiment for Increasing Preheat Energy Coupling Efficiency in Magnetized Liner Inertial Fusion (MagLIF)”, SSAP 2020, Washington D.C, Feb. 2020.

1st ZNetUS Workshop – La Jolla, CA

  • R. D. McBride, N. M. Jordan, P. C. Campbell, S. M. Miller, J. M. Woolstrum, A. P. Shah, B. J. Sporer, T. J. Smith, G. Dowhan, A. Mazarakis, Y. Y. Lau, R. M. Gilgenbach, “Pulsed-power-driven high-energy-density physics research at the University of Michigan”, 1st ZNetUS Workshop, La Jolla, CA, Jan 2020. [Invited]
  • P.C. Campbell, T. M. Jones, J.M. Woolstrum, N. M. Jordan, J.B. Greenly, W.M. Potter, E.S. Lavine, C.E. Seyler, B.R Kusse, D.A. Hammer, R. D. McBride, “Controlling Magneto Rayleigh-Taylor Instabilities using a Dynamic Screw Pinch”, 1st ZNetUS Workshop, La Jolla, CA, Jan 2020.
  • A.S. Safronova, V.L. Kantsyrev, C. Butcher, A. Stafford, R. Childers, A. Gill, A. Steiner, V.V. Shlyaptseva, I.K. Shrestha, P.C. Campbell, S.M. Miller, N.M. Jordan, R.D. McBride, R.M. Gilgenbach, “Radiative and Implosion Signatures of High-Atomic-Number Z-pinches on University-Scale Pulsed-Power Generators”, 1st ZNetUS Workshop, La Jolla, CA, Jan 2020. [Invited]
  • T.J. Smith, P.C. Campbell, G.V. Dowhan, N.M. Jordan, M.D. Johnson, G.R. Laity, R.D. McBride, “Platform Development for Power Flow Studies on the 1-MA, 100-ns MAIZE LTD Facility”, 1st ZNetUS Workshop, La Jolla, CA, Jan 2020.
  • C. Butcher, V.L. Kantsyrev, A.S. Safronova, A. Steiner, A. Stafford, R. Childers, A. Gill, V.V. Shlyaptseva, I.K. Shrestha, P.C. Campbell, S.M. Miller, N.M. Jordan, R.D. McBride, R.M. Gilgenbach, “Time-Evolution of Z-pinch Plasma Inductance and Effective Current Carrying Radius of Low-Z Al and High-Z W Double Planar Wire Arrays and Double Planar Foil Liners, and Efficiency Comparison of W Double Planar Wire Arrays on University Scale Pulsed Power Generators”, 1st ZNetUS Workshop, La Jolla, CA, Jan 2020.

2019

American Physical Society – Division of Plasma Physics (APS-DPP) – Ft. Lauderdale, FL

  • A.P. Shah, P.C. Campbell, N.M. Jordan, R.D. McBride, “Extending Experimental and Diagnostics Capabilities on the 1-MA, 100-ns MAIZE Pulsed Power Facility”, 61st APS-DPP, Ft. Lauderdale, FL, Oct 2019.
  • J.M. Woolstrum, D.A. Yager-Elorriaga, P.C. Campbell, N.M. Jordan, C.E. Seyler, R.D.McBride, “Validation of PERSEUS and Implementing Ionization Energy Models in PERSEUS”, 61st APS-DPP, Ft. Lauderdale, FL, Oct 2019.
  • D.A. Packard, N.M. Jordan, C.J. Swenson, S.C. Exelby, Y.Y. Lau, R.M. Gilgenbach, B.W. Hoff, “Experimental Results on the Harmonic Recirculating Planar Magnetron with All Cavity Extraction”, 61st APS-DPP, Ft. Lauderdale, FL, Oct 2019.
  • S.C. Exelby, N.M. Jordan, D.A. Packard, Y.Y. Lau, R.M. Gilgenbach, B.W. Hoff, D.H. Simon, “Multi-MW Output from the Recirculating Planar Crossed-Field Amplifier”, 61st APS-DPP, Ft. Lauderdale, FL, Oct 2019.
  • N.M. Jordan, D.A. Packard, C.J. Swenson, Y.Y. Lau, R.M. Gilgenbach, “Axial Magnetic Field Effects on Magnetically Insulated Line Oscillators (MILO)”, 61st APS-DPP, Ft. Lauderdale, FL, Oct 2019.
  • B.J. Sporer, N.M. Jordan, R.D. McBride, “Status Update on the BLUE Linear Transformer Driver (LTD) System at the University of Michigan”, 61st APS-DPP, Ft. Lauderdale, FL, Oct 2019.
  • T.J. Smith, P.C. Campbell, N.M. Jordan, R.D. McBride, M.D. Johnson, G.R. Laity, “Vacuum Ultraviolet and Visible Spectroscopy for Power Flow Studies on the 1 MA, 100 ns MAIZE LTD”, 61st APS-DPP, Ft. Lauderdale, FL, Oct 2019.
  • S.M. Miller, R. D. McBride, S. R. Klein, P. C. Campbell, J. M. Woolstrum, N. M. Jordan, C. C. Kuranz, S. A. Slutz, M. R. Gomez, S. N. Bland, “Laser Gate Experiment for Increasing Preheat Energy Coupling Efficiency in Magnetized Liner Inertial Fusion (MagLIF)”, 61st APS-DPP, Ft. Lauderdale, FL, Oct 2019.
  • P.C. Campbell, T.M. Jones, J.M. Woolstrum, N.M. Jordan, R.D. McBride, J.B. Greenly, W.M. Potter, E.S. Lavine, C.E. Seyler, B.R Kusse, D.A. Hammer, “Stabilizing Liner Implosions with a Dynamic Screw Pinch”, 61st APS-DPP, Ft. Lauderdale, FL, Oct 2019.
  • S.V. Langellotti, N.M. Jordan, Y.Y. Lau, and R.M. Gilgenbach, “Simulation, Design, and Testing of a Coaxial Multipactor Test Cell”, 61st APS-DPP, Ft. Lauderdale, FL, Oct 2019.
  • D. Chen, R. Jacobs, D. Morgan, J. Booske, Y.Y. Lau, A. Jassem, “A study of the physics of Miram curves”, 61st APS-DPP, Ft. Lauderdale, FL, Oct 2019.
  • A. Jassem, Y.Y. Lau, P. Wong, “An Exact Treatment of Helix Traveling Wave Tubes with Cold Tube Loss”, 61st APS-DPP, Ft. Lauderdale, FL, Oct 2019.
  • F. Antoulinakis, Y.Y. Lau, “A Novel Theory of AC Contact Resistance”, 61st APS-DPP, Ft. Lauderdale, FL, Oct 2019.
  • N.B. Ramey, J. Colgan, C.J. Fontes, R.M. Gilgenbach, P. Hakel, R.D. McBride, H.E. Morris, J.E. Coleman, “Radiation transport modeling and UV spectrometer calibration for expanded WDM measurements”, 61st APS-DPP, Ft. Lauderdale, FL, Oct 2019.
  • R. Melean, S. Klein, H. LeFevre, J. Williams, G.E. Kemp, D. Mariscal, M. Manuel, R. McBride, C. Kuranz, “Design and calibration of a solenoid used on magnetized plasma experiments and B-dot probes using commercial electronic components”, 61st APS-DPP, Ft. Lauderdale, FL, Oct 2019.
  • D. Yager-Elorriaga, D. Ruiz, R. McBride, P. Knapp, M. Gomez, T. Awe, R. Vesey, D. Sinars, “Magneto Rayleigh-Taylor instability growth in magnetically driven cylindrical liners”, 61st APS-DPP, Ft. Lauderdale, FL, Oct 2019.

Z Fundamental Science Workshop (ZFSW) – Albuquerque, NM

  • N.M. Jordan, “Overview of Pulsed Power Driven Research at the University of Michigan”, ZFSW 2019, Albuquerque, NM. [Invited]
  • T.J. Smith, S.M. Miller, P.C. Campbell, N.M. Jordan, G.R. Laity, R.D. McBride, “Vacuum Ultraviolet Spectroscopy for Power Flow Studies on the 1 MA, 100 ns MAIZE LTD”, ZFSW 2019, Albuquerque, NM.
  • G.V. Dowhan, J.M. Woolstrum, P.C. Campbell, A.P. Shah, B.J. Sporer, T.J. Smith, N.M. Jordan, R.D. McBride, “X-Pinch Radiography Diagnostics for MAIZE”, ZFSW 2019, Albuquerque, NM.
  • G.M. Young, A.P. Shah, N.M. Jordan, R.D. McBride, “Updated LTSpice Modeling of the 1-MA, 100-ns MAIZE LTD System”, ZFSW 2019, Albuquerque, NM.
  • A.P. Shah, P.C. Campbell, S.M. Miller, J.M. Woolstrum, B.J. Sporer N.M. Jordan, R.D. McBride, “Extending Experimental and Diagnostics Capabilities on the 1-MA, 100-ns MAIZE Pulsed Power Facility”, ZFSW 2019, Albuquerque, NM.

High Energy Density Physics Summer School – San Diego, CA

  • A. P. Shah, “Upgrades to the 1-MA, 100-ns MAIZE Pulsed Power Facility”, at the High-Energy-Density Summer School, University of California, San Diego (La Jolla, July 28 – August 10, 2019). [Invited]

Dense Z-Pinch (DZP) – Beijing, China

  • P.C. Campbell, T. M. Jones, J.M. Woolstrum, N. M. Jordan, R. D. McBride, John Greenly, William Potter, E.S. Lavine, C.E. Seyler, B.R Kusse, D.A. Hammer, “Stabilizing Liner Implosions With A Time-Dependent Axial Magnetic Field”, Dense Z-Pinch Conference, Beijing, China, Aug 2019.
  • S.M. Miller, S. A. Slutz, S. R. Klein, S. N. Bland, P. C. Campbell, J. M. Woolstrum, M. R. Gomez, C. C. Kuranz, N. M. Jordan, R. D. McBride, “Laser Gate Experiment for Reducing Preheat Energy Coupling Losses in Magnetized Liner Inertial Fusion (MagLIF)”, Dense Z-Pinch Conference, Beijing, China, Aug 2019.
  • J.M. Woolstrum, D.A. Yager-Elorriaga, P.C. Campbell, S.M. Miller, N.M. Jordan, C.E. Seyler, and R.D.McBride, “Validation of PERSEUS and Convergence Ratio Effects on Z-Pinch Implosions”, Dense Z-Pinch Conference, Beijing, China, Aug 2019.

Pacific Symposium on Pulsed Power and Applications – Kuaui, Hawaii

  • R.M. Gilgenbach, S. Exelby, D. Packard, C. Swenson, B. Sporer, N. Jordan, R. McBride, Y.Y. Lau, “Crossed-Field, High Power Microwave Oscillators and Amplifiers”, Pacific Symposium on Pulsed Power and Applications, Kuaui, Hawaii, August 2019.

International Conference on Plasma Science (ICOPS) – Orlando, FL

  • N.M. Jordan, S.V. Langellotti, Y.Y. Lau, R.M. Gilgenbach, “Coaxial Multipactor Susceptibility at GHz Frequencies”, ICOPS 2019, Orlando, FL, June 2019.
  • S.C. Exelby, G.B. Greening, N.M. Jordan, D.A. Packard, Y.Y. Lau, R.M. Gilgenbach, B.W. Hoff, D.H. Simon, “High Power Amplification Experiments on a Recirculating Planar Crossed Field Amplifier”,  ICOPS 2019, Orlando, FL, June 2019.
  • D.A. Packard, G.B. Greening, N.M. Jordan, C.J. Swenson,  S.C. Exelby, J.F. Hammond, B.W. Hoff, Y.Y. Lau, and R.M. Gilgenbach, “Coaxial-All-Cavity-Extraction on the Harmonic Recirculating Planar Magnetron”, ICOPS 2019, Orlando, FL, June 2019.
  • S.V. Langellotti, N.M. Jordan, Y.Y. Lau, and R.M. Gilgenbach, “CST Particle Studio Simulations of Coaxial Multipactor Susceptibility and Evolution”, ICOPS 2019, Orlando, FL, June 2019.
  • B.J. Sporer, N.M. Jordan, R.D. McBride, “Construction of the BLUE Linear Transformer Driver (LTD) System at University of Michigan”, ICOPS 2019, Orlando, FL, June 2019.
  • A.P. Shah, P.C. Campbell, S.M. Miller, J.M. Woolstrum, B.J. Sporer, N.M. Jordan, R.D. McBride, “Extending Experimental and Diagnostics Capabilities on the 1-MA, 100-ns MAIZE Pulsed Power Facility”, ICOPS 2019, Orlando, FL, June 2019.
  • J.M. Woolstrum, D.A. Yager-Elorriaga, P.C. Campbell, S.M. Miller, N.M. Jordan, C.E. Seyler, and R.D. McBride, “Convergence Ratio Effects on Ultra-thin Foil Liner Implosion and Explosion Stability”, ICOPS 2019, Orlando, FL, June 2019.
  • P.C. Campbell, T. M. Jones, J.M. Woolstrum, J. Greenly, W. Potter, E.S. Lavine, C.E. Seyler, B.R Kusse, D.A. Hammer, N. M. Jordan, and R. D. McBride, “Time-Dependent Helical Magnetic Field Effects on Cylindrical Liner Implosions”, ICOPS 2019 Orlando, FL, June 2019
  • T.J. Smith, S.M. Miller, P.C. Campbell, J.M. Woolstrum, N.M. Jordan, G. Laity, and R.D. McBride, “Vacuum Ultraviolet Spectroscopy for Power Flow Studies on the 1 MA, 100 ns MAIZE LTD”, ICOPS 2019, Orlando, FL, June 2019.
  • P.Y. Wong, P. Zhang, J. Verboncoeur, Y.Y. Lau, N.M. Jordan, R.M. Gilgenbach, “The Effects of Multipactor on the Quality of Signal in a Transmission Line”, ICOPS-PPPS 2019, Orlando, FL, June 2019.
  • R. Melean, S. Klein, H. LeFevre, J. Williams, M. Manuel, G.E. Kemp, D. Mariscal, P. Campbell, R. McBride, C. Kuranz, “Design and Calibration of a Solenoid used on Magnetized Plasma Experiments and of B-Dot Probes for Measuring the Strong Magnetic Fields using Commercial Electronic Components”, ICOPS-PPPS 2019, Orlando, FL, June 2019.
  • C.J. Butcher, V.L. Kantsyrev, A.S. Safronova, I.K. Shrestha, J.J. Rowland, V.V. Shlyaptseva, A. Stafford, P.C. Campbell, A.M. Steiner, S.M. Miller, D.A. Yager-Elorriaga, N.M. Jordan, R.D. McBride, R.M. Gilgenbach, “Aluminum Double Planar Wire Arrays and Double Planar Foil Liners on the UNR and UM Pulsed Power Drivers”, ICOPS-PPPS 2019, Orlando, FL, June 2019.

International Vacuum Electronics Conference (IVEC) – Busan, South Korea

  • N.M. Jordan, F.B. Darby, S.V. Langellotti, Y.Y. Lau, R.M. Gilgenbach, “Coaxial Multipactor Susceptibility at GHz Frequencies”, IVEC 2019, Busan, South Korea, April 2019. [Best Poster Award]
  • D.A. Packard, G.B. Greening, N.M. Jordan, S.C. Exelby, Y.Y. Lau, and R.M. Gilgenbach, “A Study of Harmonic Locking Between Oscillators in  Dual Frequency Magnetron”, IVEC 2019, Busan, South Korea, April 2019. [Best Student Paper Finalist]
  • S.C. Exelby, G.B. Greening, N.M. Jordan, D.A. Packard, Y.Y. Lau, and R.M. Gilgenbach, “Experiments on a Recirculating Planar Crossed-Field Amplifier”, IVEC 2019, Busan, South Korea, April 2019.
  • P.Y. Wong, Y.Y. Lau, P. Zhang, N.M. Jordan, R.M. Gilgenbach, J. Verboncoeur, “The Effect of Multipactor on the Quality of a Signal”, IVEC 2019, Busan, South Korea, April 2019.

International Conference on High Energy Density Science – Oxford, UK

  • S. M. Miller, S. A. Slutz, S. R. Klein, S. N. Bland, P. C. Campbell, J. M. Woolstrum, C. C. Kuranz, M. R. Gomez, N. M. Jordan, and R. D. McBride, “Laser and pulsed power coupling for magnetized liner inertial fusion (MagLIF)”, at the 6th International Conference on High Energy Density Science, (Oxford, UK, March 31 – April 5, 2019). [Invited]

American Nuclear Society Student Conference

  • A. T. MacDonald, M. Y. Hua, and R. D. McBride, “MCNPX-PoliMi Model Development of nTOF Measurements of DD Fusion in a LTD”, in the Proceedings of the 2019 American Nuclear Society Student Conference, Technical Track on Fusion Energy & Plasmas (2019).

2018

American Physical Society – Division of Plasma Physics (APS-DPP) – Portland, OR

  • A. Safronova, V.L. Kantsyrev, V. Shlyaptseva, I. Shrestha, C. Butcher, A. Stafford, P.C. Campbell, S.M. Miller, N.M. Jordan, R.D. McBride, R.M. Gilgenbach, “X-ray Radiation from Tungsten Pulsed Power Plasmas”, 60th APS-DPP, Portland, OR, Nov 2018.
  • J.M. Woolstrum, P. C. Campbell, S. M. Miller, N.B. Ramey, N. M. Jordan, C.E. Seyler, and Ryan D. McBride, “Experimental and Computational Exploration of the Effects of Non-Uniform Applied Axial Magnetic Field on Z-Pinch Imploding Cylindrical Foils”, 60th APS-DPP, Portland, OR, Nov 2018.
  • P.C. Campbell, T. M. Jones, C. Wagner, S. M. Miller, J. M. Woolstrum, N. B. Ramey, A. P. Shah, N. M. Jordan, Y. Y. Lau, R. M. Gilgenbach, and R. D. McBride, “Time-Dependent Helical Magnetic Field Effects on Cylindrical Liner Ablations”, 60th APS-DPP, Portland, OR, Nov 2018.
  • S.C. Exelby, G. B. Greening, N. M. Jordan, D. A. Packard, Y. Ying Lau and R. M. Gilgenbach, “Experiments and Simulations of the Recirculating Planar Crossed-Field Amplifier”, 60th APS-DPP, Portland, OR, Nov 2018.
  • S.M. Miller, S. R. Klein, P. C. Campbell, J. M. Woolstrum, C. C. Kuranz, N. M. Jordan, and R. D. McBride, “Laser Gate Experiment for Magnetized Liner Inertial Fusion (MagLIF) Utilizing a Mini-Pulser”, 60th APS-DPP, Portland, OR, Nov 2018.
  • A.P. Shah, N. M. Jordan, C.E. Seyler, J. M. Woolstrum, P.C. Campbell, S.M. Miller, and R. D. McBride, “Developing Dense Plasma Focus Capabilities at the University of Michigan”, 60th APS-DPP, Portland, OR, Nov 2018.
  • D.A. Packard, G. B. Greening, N. M. Jordan, S. C. Exelby, P. Y. Wong, Y.Y. Lau, R. M. Gilgenbach, B. W. Hoff and J. F. Hammond, “Recent Progress on the Harmonic Recirculating Planar Magnetron”, 60th APS-DPP, Portland, OR, Nov 2018.
  • N.M. Jordan, S. V. Langellotti, F. Antoulinakis, R. M. Gilgenbach, and Y. Y. Lau, “Reference Standards for Multipactor Validation”, 60th APS-DPP, Portland, OR, Nov 2018.
  • C. Wagner, P.C. Campbell, N.M. Jordan, B. Stoltzfus, R.D. McBride, “Pulsed Power Development at Sandia and the University of Michigan”, 60th APS-DPP, Portland, OR, Nov 2018.
  • R.F. Melean, R. Young, S. Klein, P.C. Campbell, N.M. Jordan, R.D. McBride, C.C. Kuranz, “Design of a pulsed-power magnetized plasma flow experiment for the study of star formation and astrophysical bow shocks”, 60th APS-DPP, Portland, OR, Nov 2018.
  • B.J. Sporer, N. M. Jordan, R.D. McBride, “Construction of the BLUE Linear Transformer Driver System at the University of Michigan”, 60th APS-DPP, Portland, OR, Nov 2018.
  • A. Jassem, P.Y. Wong, D.A. Packard, Y.Y. Lau, “An Exact Backward Wave Theory for a Thin Tape Helix Traveling-Wave Tube”, 60th APS-DPP, Portland, OR, Nov 2018.
  • N.B. Ramey, J. Colgan, P. Dieffenbach, C.J. Fontes, R.M. Gilgenbach, P. Hakel, R.D. McBride, H.E. Morris, J.E. Coleman, “X-ray diagnostic development for electron beam driven WDM studies”, 60th APS-DPP, Portland, OR, Nov 2018.

Z Fundamental Science Workshop (ZFSW) – Albuquerque, NM

  • R. D. McBride, “Status of pulsed-power-driven research and development at the University of Michigan”, at the 9th Fundamental Science with Pulsed Power: Research Opportunities and User Meeting, (Albuquerque, NM, July 29 – August 1, 2018). [Invited]

Meeting of the APS Far West Section

  • C.J. Butcher, V.L. Kantsyrev, A.S. Safronova, V.V. Shlyaptseva, I.K. Shrestha, A. Stafford, P.C. Campbell, A.M. Steiner, S.M. Miller, D.A. Yager-Elorriaga, N.M. Jordan, R.D. McBride, R.M. Gilgenbach, “Highlights of Experiments with Al and W DPWAs on the University of Michigan’s Linear Transformer Driver”, Meeting of the APS Far West Section, Oct 2018.

International Conference on Plasma Science (ICOPS) – Denver, CO

  • S.M. Miller, S.A. Slutz, S.R. Klein, P.C. Campbell, J.M. Woolstrum, M.R. Gomez, C.C. Kuranz, S.N. Bland, N.M. Jordan, and R.D. McBride, “Laser Gate Experiment for Magnetized Liner Inertial Fusion (MagLIF) Utilizing a Mini-Pulser”, ICOPS 2018, Denver, CO, June 2018.
  • S.C. Exelby, G.B. Greening, N.M. Jordan, D.A. Packard, Y.Y. Lau, R.M. Gilgenbach, “Experimental Microwave Gain Measurements on a  Recirculating Planar Crossed-Field Amplifier”, ICOPS 2018, Denver, CO, June 2018.
  • D.A. Packard, G.B. Greening, N.M. Jordan, S.C. Exelby, P.Y. Wong, Y.Y. Lau, and R.M. Gilgenbach, “Recent Research on The Harmonic Recirculating Planar Magnetron,” ICOPS 2018, Denver, CO, June 2018.
  • J.M. Woolstrum, P. C. Campbell, S. M. Miller, N.B. Ramey, A. P. Rao, F. B. Darby, N. M. Jordan, R. M. Gilgenbach, Y. Y. Lau, R. D. McBride, “Radiographic Diagnostic Development for Testing Magnetic Field Uniformity Effects on Imploding Cylindrical Liner Stability”, ICOPS 2018, Denver, CO, June 2018.
  • A.P. Shah, R.D. McBride, N.M. Jordan, C.E. Seyler, “Developing Dense Plasma Focus Capabilities at the University of Michigan”, ICOPS 2018, Denver, CO, June 2018.
  • P.C. Campbell, T. M. Jones, C. Wagner, S. M. Miller, J. M. Woolstrum, N. B. Ramey, N. M. Jordan, Y. Y. Lau, R. M. Gilgenbach, and R. D. McBride, “Time-Dependent Helical Magnetic Field Effects on Cylindrical Liner Ablations”, ICOPS 2018, Denver, CO, June 2018.
  • N.M. Jordan, S.V. Langellotti, F. Antoulinakis, R.M. Gilgenbach, and Y.Y. Lau, “Multipactor in Coaxial Geometries”, ICOPS 2018, Denver, CO, June 2018.
  • J.P. Verboncoeur , N. Behdad , J.H. Booske , J.C. Dickens , R.M. Gilgenbach , M. Gilmore , N.M. Jordan , R.P. Joshi , Y.Y. Lau , J. Mankowski , D. Morgan , A.A. Neuber , S. Portillo , E. Schamiloglu , and P. Zhang, “Multipactor and Breakdown Susceptibility and Mitigation in Space-Based RF Systems”, ICOPS 2018, Denver, CO, June 2018.
  • C.J. Butcher, V.L. Kantsyrev, A.S. Safronova, V.V. Shlyaptseva, I.K. Shrestha, A. Stafford, A.M. Steiner, P.C. Campbell, D.A. Yager-Elorriaga, S.M. Miller, N.M. Jordan, R.D. McBride, and R.M. Gilgenbach, “Implosion characteristics, dynamic plasma radius, and radiative characteristics of W double planar wire arrays on UM MAIZE LTD”, ICOPS 2018, Denver, CO, June 2018.
  • A.S. Safronova, V.L. Kantsyrev, V.V. Shlyaptseva, I.K. Shrestha, C.J. Butcher, A. Stafford, E.E. Petkov, P.C. Campbell, S.M. Miller, N.M. Jordan, R.D. McBride, and R.M. Gilgenbach, “X-ray Spectroscopy and Imaging of Tungsten Pulsed-Power Plasmas”, ICOPS 2018, Denver, CO, June 2018.
  • M. Evans, M. Adams, R. Shapovalov, P. Gourdain, P.C. Campbell, J. Woolstrum, S.M. Miller, N.B. Ramey, N.M. Jordan, and R.D. McBride, “Developments of a warm dense matter experiment using a pulsed power driver”, ICOPS 2018, Denver, CO, June 2018.
  • N.B. Ramey, J.E. Coleman, M.C. Jones, R.J. Hohlfelder, R.M. Gilgenbach, R.D. McBride, “X-ray Diagnostic Development for Electron Beam Driven WDM experiments”, ICOPS 2018, Denver, CO, Jun 2018.

International Power Modulator and High Voltage Conference (IPMHVC) – Jackson Hole, WY

  • N. M. Jordan, G. B. Greening, D. A. Yager-Elorriaga, A.M. Steiner, S.C. Exelby, P.C. Campbell, D.A. Packard, S.R. Miller, J.M. Woolstrum, S.V. Langellotti, N.B. Ramey, A.P. Shah, Y.Y. Lau, R.D. McBride, and R.M. Gilgenbach, “Facility Upgrades and Recent Experimental Work at the University of Michigan”, IPMHVC 2018, Jackson Hole, WY, June 2018. [Invited]

International Vacuum Electronics Conference (IVEC) – Monterey, CA

  • S.C. Exelby, G.B. Greening, N.M. Jordan, D.A. Packard, D.H. Simon, Y.Y. Lau, R.M. Gligenbach, and B.W. Hoff, “Microwave Gain in a Recirculating Planar Crossed-Field Amplifier”, IVEC 2018, Monterey, CA, April 2018. [Best Student Paper Finalist]
  • D.A. Packard, G.B. Greening, N.M. Jordan, S.C. Exelby, P.Y. Wong, Y.Y. Lau, and R.M. Gilgenbach, “Harmonic Frequency-Locking in Planar Magnetrons”,  IVEC 2018, Monterey, CA, April 2018.

Stewardship Science Academic Programs Symposium – Bethesda, MD

  • N.B. Ramey, J.E. Coleman, M.C. Jones, R.J. Hohlfelder, R.M. Gilgenbach, R.D. McBride, “X-ray Diagnostic Development for WDM Studies on DARHT Axis-I and MAIZE”, SSAP 2018, Bethesda, MD, Feb 2018.

2017

American Physical Society – Division of Plasma Physics (APS-DPP) – Milwaukee, WI

  • D.A. Yager-Elorriaga, Y.Y. Lau, P.C. Campbell, N.M. Jordan, S.M. Miller, J.M. Woolstrum, R.D. McBride, and R.M. Gilgenbach, “Experiments on helical modes in magnetized thin foil-plasmas”, APS-DPP, Milwaukee, WI, October 2017. [Invited]
  • J.M. Woolstrum, C. A. Jennings, G. A. Shipley, T. J. Awe, S. A. Slutz, N.M. Jordan, Y.Y. Lau, R.M. Gilgenbach, K. J. Peterson, R.D. McBride, “3D MHD Simulations of Auto-Magnetizing Imploding Liners for ICF”, APS-DPP, Milwaukee, WI, October 2017.
  • P.C. Campbell, D.A. Yager-Elorriaga, S.M. Miller, J.M. Woolstrum, M. Jones, N.M. Jordan, Y.Y. Lau, R.M. Gilgenbach, R.D. McBride, “Diagnostics for Magnetically Driven Implosions on the 1-MA MAIZE Facility”, APS-DPP, Milwaukee, WI, October 2017.
  • S.M. Miller, S.A. Slutz, S. Klein, P.C. Campbell, J.M. Woolstrum, M.R. Gomez, D.A. Yager-Elorriaga, N.M. Jordan, Y.Y. Lau, R.M. Gilgenbach, and R.D. McBride, “Pulsed Laser Gate Experiment for Magnetized Liner Inertial Fusion (MagLIF)”, APS-DPP, Milwaukee, WI, October 2017.
  • R.D. McBride, P. C. Campbell, S. M. Miller, J. Woolstrum, D. A. Yager-Elorriaga, A. M. Steiner, N. M. Jordan, Y. Y. Lau, R. M. Gilgenbach, A. S. Safronova, V. L. Kantsyrev, V. V. Shlyaptseva, I. K. Shrestha, C. J. Butcher, G. R. Laity, J. J. Leckbee, M. L. Wisher, S. A. Slutz, M. E. Cuneo, “Overview of Pulsed-Power- Driven High-Energy- Density Plasma Research at the University of Michigan”, APS-DPP, Milwaukee, WI, October 2017.
  • V.L. Kantsyrev, A.S. Safronova, I.K. Shrestha, V. V. Shlyaptseva, C.J. Butcher, A. Stafford, K.A. Schultz, P.C. Campbell, S. Miller, D.A. Yager-Elorriaga, N.M. Jordan, R. D. McBride, R.M. Gilgenbach, “First Results of the Comparison of Double Planar Foils and Wire Arrays on the Low Impedance Z-Pinch Michigan’s LTD generator”, APS-DPP, Milwaukee, WI, October 2017.
  • A.S. Safronova, V.L. Kantsyrev, V. V. Shlyaptseva, I.K. Shrestha, C.J. Butcher, A. Stafford, P.C. Campbell, S. Miller, D.A. Yager-Elorriaga, N.M. Jordan, R. D. McBride, R.M. Gilgenbach, “Implosion dynamics and radiative properties of W planar wire arrays influenced by Al wires on University of Michigan’s LTD generator”, APS-DPP, Milwaukee, WI, October 2017.
  • D.A. Packard, G.B. Greening, N.M. Jordan, S.C. Exelby, P.Y. Wong, Y.Y. Lau, and R.M. Gilgenbach, “Harmonic Frequency-Locking in the Multi-Frequency Recirculating Planar Magnetron”,  APS-DPP, Milwaukee, WI, October 2017.
  • S.C. Exelby, G.B. Greening, N.M. Jordan, D.A. Packard, Y.Y. Lau, R.M. Gligenbach, D.H. Simon, and B.W. Hoff, “Design, Simulation and Experiments on the Recirculating Crossed-Field Planar Amplifier”, APS-DPP, Milwaukee, WI, October 2017.
  • F. Antoulinakis, Y.Y. Lau, P. Wong, A. Jassem, “Absolute Instability near Band Edges in a Traveling Wave Tube”, APS-DPP, Milwaukee, WI, October 2017.
  • P. Wong, Y.Y. Lau, R.M. Gilgenbach, D. Chernin, B. Hoff, “An Exact Hot-Tube Solution For Thin Tape Helix Traveling-Wave Tube”, APS-DPP, Milwaukee, WI, October 2017.
  • A. Jassem, P. Wong, F. Antoulinakis, “Backward Wave Oscillation Thresholds in a Traveling-Wave Tube”, APS-DPP, Milwaukee, WI, October 2017.
  • N.B. Ramey, J.E. Coleman, J.O. Perry, “Soft X-ray Spectrometer for Characterization of Electron Beam Driven WDM”, 59th APS-DPP, Milwaukee, WI, Oc 2017.

Dense Z-Pinch (DZP) – South Lake Tahoe, NV

  • S.M. Miller, S.A. Slutz, P.C. Campbell, J.M. Woolstrum, M.R. Gomez, N.M. Jordan, Y.Y. Lau, R.M. Gilgenbach, and R.D. McBride, “Pulsed Laser Gate Experiment For Magnetized Liner Inertial Fusion”, Dense Z-Pinch Conference, South Lake Tahoe, NV, August 2017.
  • R.D. McBride, P. C. Campbell, S. M. Miller, J. Woolstrum, D. A. Yager-Elorriaga, A. M. Steiner, A. Rao, F. B. Darby, A. Denniston, C. Wagner, S. A. Slutz, M. R. Gomez, M. Jones, J. J. Leckbee, M. L. Wisher, M. L. Kiefer, D. B. Sinars, W. A. Stygar, M. E. Cuneo, N. M. Jordan, Y. Y. Lau, and R. M. Gilgenbach, “Status of Linear Transformer Driver Facilities For High-Density Z-Pinch Experiments At The University Of Michigan”, Dense Z-Pinch Conference, South Lake Tahoe, NV, August 2017.
  • D.A. Yager-Elorriaga, Y.Y. Lau, P.C. Campbell, N.M. Jordan, S.M. Miller, J.M. Woolstrum, R.D. McBride, and R.M. Gilgenbach, “Experimental Investigation Of Helical Instabilities In Imploding And Non-Imploding Liner-Plasmas”, Dense Z-Pinch Conference, South Lake Tahoe, NV, August 2017.
  • J.M. Woolstrum, A. P. Rao, F. B. Darby, N. M. Jordan, P. C. Campbell, S. M. Miller, D. A. Yager-Elorriaga, Y. Y. Lau, R. M. Gilgenbach, and R. D. McBride, “X-Ray Diagnostic And Low Inductance Current Feed Development For A 1-MA LTD-Driven Z-Pinch”, Dense Z-Pinch Conference, South Lake Tahoe, NV, August 2017.
  • P.C. Campbell, D.A. Yager-Elorriaga, S.M. Miller, J.M. Woolstrum, M. Jones N.M. Jordan, Y.Y. Lau, R.M. Gilgenbach, R.D. McBride, “New Diagnostics for Magnetically Driven Implosions on the 1-MA MAIZE Facility”, Dense Z-Pinch Conference, South Lake Tahoe, NV, August 2017
  • I. Shrestha, V.L. Kantsyrev, A.S. Safronova, V.V. Shlyaptseva, M. T. Schmidt-Petersen, C.J. Butcher, A. Stafford, K.A. Schultz, A.M. Steiner, D.A. Yager-Elorriaga, P.C. Campbell, N.M. Jordan, R.D. McBride, R.M. Gilgenbach, “Comparative Study of Electron Beams and Hard X-rays Emission in Double Planar Wire Arrays at UM LTD MAIZE and UNR Zebra Generators”, Dense Z-Pinch Conference, South Lake Tahoe, NV, August 2017.
  • A.S. Safronova, V.L. Kantsyrev, I.K. Shrestha, V. V. Shlyaptseva, A. Stafford, M.T. Schmidt-Petersen, C.J. Butcher, K.A. Schultz, P. C. Campbell, A. M. Steiner, D.A. Yager-Elorriaga, N.M. Jordan, R.D. McBride, R.M. Gilgenbach, J.L. Giuliani, A.L. Velikovich, “Special features of Ablation, Implosion, and Radiation of Mixed W/Al Planar Wire Arrays at low- and high- impedance University-scale generators”, Dense Z-Pinch Conference, South Lake Tahoe, NV, August 2017.
  • A. Stafford, A.S. Safronova, V.L. Kantsyrev, I.K. Shrestha, V.V. Shlyaptseva, M.T. Schmidt-Petersen, C.J. Butcher, K.A. Schultz, M.C. Cooper, P.C. Campbell, A.M. Steiner, D.A. Yager-Elorriaga, N.M. Jordan, R.D. McBride, R.M. Gilgenbach, “Multiplanar Wire Arrays from Brass Wires on Michigan’s LTD Generator”, Dense Z-Pinch Conference, South Lake Tahoe, NV, August 2017.
  • V.L. Kantsyrev, A.S. Safronova, I.K. Shrestha, V.V. Shlyaptseva, M.E. Weller, C.J. Butcher, M.T. Schmidt-Petersen, E.E. Petkov, A. Stafford, M.C. Cooper, K.A. Schultz, P.C. Campbell, A.M. Steiner, D.A. Yager-Elorriaga, S.G. Patel, N.M. Jordan, R.D. McBride, R.M. Gilgenbach, A.S. Chuvatin, “Planar Wire Arrays on Michigan’s LTD Generator”, Dense Z-Pinch Conference, South Lake Tahoe, NV, August 2017.
  • A. M. Steiner, P. C. Campbell, D. A. Yager-Elorriaga, N. M. Jordan, S.M. Miller, Y. Y. Lau, R. D. McBride, and R. M. Gilgenbach, “Electrothermal Instability Growth on Ohmically Ablated Thin Foils”, Dense Z-Pinch Conference, South Lake Tahoe, NV, August 2017.

Z Fundamental Science Workshop (ZFSW) – Albuquerque, NM

  • R. D. McBride, “Overview of pulsed-power-driven plasma physics at the University of Michigan”, at the 8th Fundamental Science with Pulsed Power Workshop: Research Opportunities and User Meeting, (Albuquerque, NM, July 16–19, 2017). [Invited]

American Nuclear Society (ANS) Student Conference

  • F. B. Darby, J. M. Woolstrum, A. P. Rao, N. M. Jordan, and R. D. McBride, “The Development and Implementation of X-pinch Diagnostics for MAIZE”, in the Proceedings of the 2017 American Nuclear Society Student Conference, Technical Track on Fusion Energy & Plasmas (2017).

Pulsed Power Conference (PPC) – Brighton, UK

  • R.M. Gilgenbach, Invited Plenary for 2017 Peter Haas Pulsed Power Award, “Plasma Physics Education and Research Enabled by Pulsed Power”,  PPC, Brighton, UK, June 2017. [Invited Plenary]
  • R. D. McBride, P. C. Campbell, S. M. Miller, J. Woolstrum, A. Rao, A. Denniston, F. B. Darby, M. Hua, C. Wagner, M. Bondin, D. Beqi, E. Leppink, A. M. Steiner, D. A. Yager-Elorriaga, J. J. Leckbee, M. L. Wisher, M. L. Kiefer, W. A. Stygar, M. E. Cuneo, N. M. Jordan, Y. Y. Lau, and R. M. Gilgenbach, “Status of Linear Transformer Driver Facilities for High Energy Density Physics Experiments at the University of Michigan”, PPC, Brighton, UK, June 2017.

International Conference on Plasma Science (ICOPS) – Atlantic City, NJ

  • R. D. McBride, “Linear Transformer Drivers: Compact Pulsed-Power Technology for High Energy Density Experiments”, at the Mini-Course on Charged Particle Beams and High-Powered Pulsed Sources, as part of the 44th IEEE International Conference on Plasma Science, (Atlantic City, May 21–26, 2017). [Invited Tutorial]
  • N.M. Jordan, G. B. Greening, S. C. Exelby, D. A. Packard, K. A. Schneider, Y. Y. Lau, R. M. Gilgenbach, “Plasma-Based Pulse Shortening in the Recirculating Planar Magnetron”, ICOPS, Atlantic City, NJ, May 2017.
  • S.C. Exelby, G. B. Greening, N. M. Jordan, D. Simon, Y. Y. Lau, R. M. Gilgenbach, B.W. Hoff, “Design and Development of the Recirculating Planar Crossed-Field Amplifier”, ICOPS, Atlantic City, NJ, May 2017.
  • G.B. Greening, N. M. Jordan, D. A. Packard, S. C. Exelby, K. A. Schneider, P.Y. Wong, Y. Y. Lau, R. M. Gilgenbach, “Recent Research on the Multi-Frequency Recirculating Planar Magnetron”, ICOPS, Atlantic City, NJ, May 2017.
  • A.M. Steiner, P.C. Campbell, D.A. Yager-Elorriaga, N.M. Jordan, Y.Y. Lau, R.M. Gilgenbach, “The Electrothermal Instability on Pulsed Power Ablations of Thin Foils”, ICOPS, Atlantic City, NJ, 2017.
  • P.C. Campbell, D.A. Yager-Elorriaga, N.M. Jordan, R.D. McBride, Y.Y. Lau, R.M. Gilgenbach, “Experimental Investigation of Magnetized Liner Implosions on a 1-MA Linear Transformer Driver”, ICOPS, Atlantic City, NJ, May 2017.
  • S.M. Miller, A. M. Steiner, R. D. McBride, D. A. Yager-Elorriaga, N. M. Jordan, Y. Y. Lau, R. M. Gilgenbach, “Electrothermal Instability Studies on a Small Pulsed Power Device”, ICOPS, Atlantic City, NJ, 2017.
  • A.S. Safronova, V.L. Kantsyrev, V.V. Shlyaptseva, I.K. Shrestha, M.T. Schmidt-Petersen, C.J. Butcher, A. Stafford, K.A. Schultz, M.C. Cooper, P.C. Campbell, A.M. Steiner, D.A. Yager-Elorriaga, N.M. Jordan, R. McBride, R.M. Gilgenbach, J.L. Giuliani, A.L. Velikovich, A.S. Chuvatin, “Tungsten Planar Wire Arrays on Michigan’s LTD Generator”, ICOPS, Atlantic City, NJ, May 2017.

International Vacuum Electronics Conference (IVEC) – London, UK

  • N.M. Jordan, G. B. Greening, S. C. Exelby, D. A. Packard, K. A. Schneider, Y. Y. Lau, and R. M. Gilgenbach, “Pulse Shortening in Recirculating Planar Magnetrons”, IVEC, London, UK, April 2017. [Invited]
  • G. B. Greening, S. C. Exelby, N. M. Jordan, Y. Y. Lau, and R. M. Gilgenbach, “Parametric Investigation of the Multi-Frequency Recirculating Planar Magnetron”, IVEC, London, UK, April 2017.

2016

American Physical Society – Division of Plasma Physics (APS-DPP) – San Jose, CA

  • S. Exelby, G. Greening, N. Jordan, D. Simon, Y. Y. Lau, R. Gilgenbach, and B. Hoff, “Design and Simulation of the Recirculating Crossed-Field Planar Amplifier,” Bulletin of the American Physical Society-DPP, Nov. 2016.
  • D. A. Yager-Elorriaga, P. Zhang, A. M. Steiner, N. M. Jordan, P. C. Campbell, Y. Y. Lau, and R. M. Gilgenbach, “Experimental observation of discrete helical modes in imploding cylindrical liners,” Bulletin of the American Physical Society-DPP, Nov. 2016.
  • A. Steiner, P. Campbell, D. Yager-Elorriaga, N. Jordan, Y. Y. Lau, and R. Gilgenbach, “Experimental Observations of the Electrothermal Instability on Thin Foils,” 58th Annual Meeting of the Division of Plasma Physics, San Jose, CA, Nov. 2016.
  • A. S. Safronova, V. L. Kantsyrev, I. K. Shrestha, V. V. Shlyaptseva, M. T. Schmidt-Petersen, C. J. Butcher, E. E. Petkov, A. Stafford, M. C. Cooper, A. M. Steiner, and others, “Mixed and Uniform Double Planar Wire Arrays on University of Michigan’s Linear Transformer Driver.,” 58th Annual Meeting of the Division of Plasma Physics, San Jose, CA, 2016.

American Physical Society Far West Section

  • M.T. Schmidt-Petersen, A.S. Safronova, V.L. Kantsyrev, I. Shrestha, V.V. Shlyaptseva, C.J. Butcher, A. Stafford, P.C. Campbell, A.M. Steiner, D.A. Yager-Elorriaga, N.M. Jordan, R.M. Gilgenbach, “Al Double Planar Wire Array Z-pinches on the MAIZE Linear Transformer Driver at UM”, APS Far West Section, Oct 2016.

International Power Modulator and High Voltage Conference – San Francisco, CA

  • N. Jordan, G. Greening, S. Exelby, R. Gilgenbach, Y. Lau, B. Hoff, “Recent Experiments on the Recirculating Planar Magnetron”, IPMHVC 2016, San Francisco, CA, July 2016. [Invited]

International Conference on Plasma Science (ICOPS) – Banff, Canada

  • N. Jordan, G. Greening, S. Exelby, R. Gilgenbach, Y. Lau, B. Hoff, S. Maestas, “Additively Manufactured Structures for High Power Microwave Devices”, ICOPS 2016, Banff, Canada, June 2016. [Invited]
  • D.A. Yager-Elorriaga, A.M. Steiner, P.C. Campbell, S.G. Patel, N.M. Jordan, P. Zhang, Y.Y. Lau, R.M. Gilgenbach, “Experimental Investigation of the Effects of an Axial Magnetic Field on the Magneto Rayleigh-Taylor, Sausage, and Kink Instabilities in Imploding Liner Plasmas”, ICOPS 2016, Banff, Canada, June 2016. [Invited]
  • A.M. Steiner, P.C. Campbell, D.A. Yager-Elorriaga, S.G. Patel, N.M. Jordan, Y.Y. Lau, R.M. Gilgenbach, “Experiments on Electrothermal Instability as a Seed for Magneto Rayleigh-Taylor Instability on Accelerating, Ablating Foils”, ICOPS 2016, Banff, Canada, June 2016.
  • G. Greening, N. Jordan, S. Exelby, R. Gilgenbach, D. Simon, Y. Lau, “Harmonic Frequency Generation in the Multi-Frequency Recirculating Planar Magnetron”, ICOPS 2016, Banff, Canada, June 2016.
  • V.L. Kantsyrev, A.S. Safronova, V.V. Shlyaptseva, I. Shrestha, M. Schmidt-Petersen, A. Stafford, M. Lorance, M. Cooper, A. M. Steiner, D.A. Yager-Elorriaga, N.M. Jordan, R.M. Gilgenbach, A.S. Chuvatin, “Mixed Double Planar Wire Arrays on Michigan’s LTD Generator”, ICOPS 2016, Banff, Canada, June 2016.

International Vacuum Electronics Conference (IVEC) – Monterey, CA

  • N. Jordan, G. Greening, S. Exelby, R. Gilgenbach, Y. Lau, B. Hoff, “Additively Manufactured Anodes in a Relativistic Planar Magnetron”, IVEC 2016, Monterey, CA, April 2016.
  • G. Greening, N. Jordan, S. Exelby, D. Simon, Y.Y. Lau, R. Gilgenbach, “Experimental Harmonic Generation in the Multi-Frequency Recirculating Planar Magnetron”, IVEC 2016, Monterey, CA, April 2016.

Stewardship Science Academic Programs Symposium – Bethesda, MD

  • D.A. Yager-Elorriaga, A.M. Steiner, N.M. Jordan, R.M. Gilgenbach, A.S. Safronova, V.L. Kantsyrev, V.V. Shlyaptseva, I. Shrestha, M. Schmidt-Petersen, M. Cooper, “Plasma Dynamics in Heavy and Light Stainless Steel Double Planar Wire Arrays on Low Impedance Linear Transformer Driver”, SSAP 2016, February 2016.
  • A.M. Steiner, D.A. Yager-Elorriaga, N.M. Jordan, R.M. Gilgenbach, A.S. Safronova, V.L. Kantsyrev, V.V. Shlyaptseva, I. Shrestha, M. Schmidt-Petersen, M. Cooper, “Circuit-Based Analysis of Double Planar Wire Array Pinches on a 1-MA Class Linear Transformer Driver”, SSAP 2016, February 2016.
  • A.S. Safronova, V.L. Kantsyrev, M.E. Weller, V.V. Shlyaptseva, I. Shrestha, U. I. Safronova,  A.Stafford, K. Schultz, E. E. Petkov, M. Cooper, M. Lorance, M. Schmidt-Petersen, S. G. Patel, A. M. Steiner, D.A. Yager-Elorriaga, N.M. Jordan, R.M. Gilgenbach “Z-pinch research on radiation, atomic, and plasma physics in 2015”, SSAP, NNSA/DOE, Bethesda, MD, February 2016.

2015

American Physical Society – Division of Plasma Physics (APS-DPP) – Savannah, GA

  • S. Exelby, G. Greening, N. Jordan, D. Simon, P. Zhang, Y.Y. Lau, R. Gilgenbach, “Harmonic Generation in the Multifrequency Recirculating Planar Magnetron”, 15th APS-DPP, Savannah, GA, November 2015.
  • N. Jordan, G. Greening, S. Exelby, R. Gilgenbach, Y. Lau, B. Hoff, “3-D Printed High Power Microwave Magnetrons”, 15th APS-DPP, Savannah, GA, November 2015.
  • D.A. Yager-Elorriaga, A.M. Steiner, S. Patel, N.M. Jordan, R.M. Gilgenbach, Y.Y. Lau, M.R. Weis, P. Zhang “Magneto Rayleigh-Taylor, Sausage, and Kink Instability Experiments on a MegaAmpere Linear Transformer Driver”, 15th APS-DPP, Savannah, GA, November 2015.
  • A.M. Steiner, D.A. Yager-Elorriaga, S. Patel, N.M. Jordan, R.M. Gilgenbach, “Experimental Studies of the Electrothermal and Magneto-Rayleigh Taylor Instabilities on Thin Metal Foil Ablations”, 15th APS-DPP, Savannah, GA, November 2015.

Annual Meeting of the Far West Section of the APS – Long Beach, CA

  • M.Y. Lorance, A. Stafford, A.S. Safronova, V.L. Kantsyreve, I.K. Shrestha, V.V. Shlyaptseva, M. Schmidt-Peterson, M.C. Cooper, A.M. Steiner, D.A. Yager-Elorriaga, N.M. Jordan, R.M. Gilgenbach, “Spectroscopic Modeling of Radiation from Stainless Steel Double Planar Wire Array Experiments on the LTD Generator at U Michigan” Annual Meeting of the Far West Section of the APS, Long Beach, CA, October 2015.

Radiation from High Energy Density Plasmas (RHEDP) Workshop – South Lake Tahoe, NV

  • I. Shrestha, V.L. Kantsyrev, A.S. Safronova, M.E. Weller, V.V. Shlyaptseva, A. Stafford, M. Cooper, M. Lorance, M. Schmidt-Petersen, S. G. Patel, A. M. Steiner, D.A. Yager-Elorriaga, N.M. Jordan, and R.M. Gilgenbach, “Planar Wire Arrays Experiments on Low Impedance Linear Transformer Driver at University of Michigan”,  Radiation from High Energy Density Plasmas Workshop, South Lake Tahoe, NV, June 2015.
  • D.A. Yager-Elorriaga, A.M. Steiner, S.G. Patel, N.M. Jordan, R.M. Gilgenbach, Y.Y. Lau, M.R. Weis, and P. Zhang, “Sausage, Kink, and Magneto Rayleigh-Taylor Instabilities on Initially-Solid, Imploding and Exploding Cylindrical Liner Plasmas”, Radiation from High Energy Density Plasmas Workshop, South Lake Tahoe, NV, June 2015.
  • N.M. Jordan, S.G. Patel, D.A. Yager-Elorriaga, A.M. Steiner, Y.Y. Lau, R.M. Gilgenbach, P. Zhang, M. Weis, A. Safronova, V. Kantsyrev, I. Shrestha, M.E. Weller, V.V. Shlyaptseva, M. Cooper, “Recent Experiments on the UM Linear Transformer Driver”, Radiation from High Energy Density Plasmas Workshop, South Lake Tahoe, NV, June 2015. [Invited]
  • Steiner, A.M., Yager-Elorriaga, D.A., Patel, S.G., Jordan, N.M., Gilgenbach, R.M., Lau, Y.Y., “Experimental Investigation of the Electrothermal Instability on Thin, Metal Liner Ablation”, Radiation from High Energy Density Plasmas Workshop, South Lake Tahoe, NV, June 2015.

Pulsed Power Conference (PPC) – Austin, TX

  • Steiner, A.M., Patel, S.G., Yager-Elorriaga, D.A., Jordan, N.M., Gilgenbach, R.M., Lau, Y.Y., “Characterization of a MA-Class Linear Transformer Driver for Ablation Plasma and Z-Pinch Experiments”, Pulsed Power Conference, Austin, TX, June 2015.
  • S.C. Exelby, G.B. Greening, N.M. Jordan, D. Simon, P. Zhang, Y.Y. Lau, and R.M. Gilgenbach, “Innovative Recirculating Planar Magnetron Experiments”, Pulsed Power Conference, Austin, TX, June 2015.

International Conference on Plasma Science (ICOPS) – Antalya, Turkey

  • Greening, G., Jordan, N., Exelby, S., Gilgenbach, R., Simon, D., and Lau, Y.Y., “Experimental Progress on a Prototype Multi-Frequency Recirculating Planar Magnetron”, ICOPS 2015, Antalya, Turkey, May 2015.
  • N.M. Jordan, S.G. Patel, D.A. Yager-Elorriaga, A.M. Steiner, Y.Y. Lau and R.M. Gilgenbach, “Z-Pinch Plasma Instability Experiments on the UM Linear Transformer Driver”, ICOPS 2015, Antalya, Turkey, May 2015.
  • D.A. Yager-Elorriaga, S.G. Patel, A.M. Steiner, N.M. Jordan, Y.Y. Lau, and R.M. Gilgenbach, “Experimental Investigation of the Effects of an Axial Magnetic Field on the Magneto Rayleigh-Taylor Instability in Ablating Planar Foils”, ICOPS 2015, Antalya, Turkey, May 2015.

International Vacuum Electronics Conference (IVEC) – Beijing, China

  • G. B. Greening, N. M. Jordan, S. C. Exelby, R. M. Gilgenbach, D. Simon, and Y. Y. Lau, Experimental Microwave Power Extraction in the “Multi-Frequency Recirculating Planar Magnetron”, IVEC 2015, China, April 2015.

DEPS Directed Energy Student Workshop – Anaheim, CA

  • Greening, G., Jordan, N., Exelby, S., Gilgenbach, R., Simon, D., and Lau, Y.Y., “Advancements in the Multi-Frequency Recirculating Planar Magnetron”, DEPS Annual Symposium, Anaheim, CA, March 2015.

2014

American Physical Society – Division of Plasma Physics (APS-DPP) – New Orleans, LA

  • A.S. Safronova, V.L. Kantsyrev, M.E. Welller, I.K. Shrestha, V.V. Shlyaptseva, M.C. Cooper, M. Lorance, A. Stafford, S.G. Patel, A.M. Steiner, D.A. Yager-Elorriaga, N.M. Jordan, R.M. Gilgenbach, “First Experiments with Planar Wire Arrays on U Michigan’s Linear Transformer Driver”, APS/DPP 2014, New Orleans, LA, October 2014.
  • G. Greening, N.M. Jordan, R. Gilgenbach, S. Exelby, P. Zhang, D. Simon, M. Franzi, Y.Y. Lau, “Experiments and Simulations on a Prototype Recirculating Planar Magnetron”, APS/DPP 2014, New Orleans, LA, October 2014.
  • N.M. Jordan, M. Franzi, G.B. Greening, R.M. Gilgenbach, D.H. Simon, Y.Y. Lau, “Microwave Power Measurements on the Recirculating Planar Magnetron”, APS/DPP 2014, New Orleans, LA, October 2014.
  • M.E. Weller, A.S. Safronova, V.L. Kantsyrev, I.K. Shrestha, V.V. Shlyaptseva, M.C. Cooper, M. Lorance, A. Stafford, E.E. Petkov, N.M. Jordan, S.G. Patel, A.M. Steiner, D.A. Yager-Elorriaga, R.M. Gilgenbach, “New Planar Wire Array Experiments on the LTD Generator at U Michigan”, APS/DPP 2014, New Orleans, LA, October 2014.
  • S. Patel, D. Yager-Elorriaga, A. Steiner, N.M. Jordan, R. Gilgenbach, Y.Y. Lau, “Spectroscopic Measurements of Planar Foil Plasmas Driven by a MA LTD”, APS/DPP 2014, New Orleans, LA, October 2014.
  • D.A. Yager-Elorriaga, S.G. Patel, A.M. Steiner, N.M. Jordan, M.R. Weiss, R.M. Gilgenbach, Y.Y. Lau, “Experimental Investigation of the Effects of an Axial Magnetic Field on the Magneto-Rayleigh-Taylor Instability in Ablating Planar Foils”, APS/DPP 2014, New Orleans, LA, October 2014.
  • A.M. Steiner, S. Patel, D. Yager-Elorriaga, N.M. Jordan, R. Gilgenbach, Y.Y. Lau, “Experimental Investigation of the Electrothermal Instability on Planar Foil Ablation Experiments”, APS/DPP 2014, New Orleans, LA, October 2014.

Dense Z-Pinch Conference (DZP) – Napa, CA

  • N.M. Jordan, S.G. Patel, D.A. Yager-Elorriaga, A.M. Steiner, Y.Y. Lau, R.M. Gilgenbach, A. Safronova, V. Kantsyrev, I. Shrestha, M.E. Weller, V.V. Shlyaptseva, M. Cooper, “Z-Pinch Experiments on the UM Linear Transformer Driver”, Dense Z-Pinch Conference, Napa, CA, August 2014.
  • D.A. Yager-Elorriaga, S.G. Patel, A.M. Steiner, R.M. Gilgenbach, Y.Y. Lau, and N.M. Jordan, “Experimental Investigation of the Effects of Magnetic Shear on the Magneto-Rayleigh-Taylor Instability in Ablating Planar Foils”, Dense Z-Pinch Conference, Napa, CA, August 2014.
  • S.G. Patel, D.A. Yager-Elorriaga, A.M. Steiner, N.M. Jordan, R.M. Gilgenbach, and Y.Y. Lau, “Magnetic Field Measurements of Foil Plasmas Using Zeeman Splitting”, Dense Z-Pinch Conference, Napa, CA, August 2014.

International Conference on Plasma Science (ICOPS) / BEAMS – Washington, DC

  • S.G. Patel, D.A. Yager-Elorriaga, A.M. Steiner, N.M. Jordan, Y.Y. Lau and R.M. Gilgenbach, “Zeeman Splitting Measurements of Local Magnetic Fields in Wire Z-Pinch Plasmas”, ICOPS/BEAMS 2014, Washington, D.C., May 2014.
  • Greening, G., Franzi, M., Lau, Y.Y., Jordan, N., Gilgenbach, R., “Design of a Prototype Multi-Frequency Recirculating Planar Magnetron”, ICOPS/BEAMS 2014, Washington, D.C., May 2014.
  • Franzi, M., Gilgenbach, R. M., Greening, G., Jordan, N. M., Hoff, B., Simon, D., Lau, Y.Y, Luginsland, J., “Microwave Extraction in the Recirculating Planar Magnetron”, ICOPS/BEAMS 2014, Washington, D.C., May 2014.

International Vacuum Electronics Conference (IVEC) – Monterey, CA

  • Franzi, M., Gilgenbach, R. M., Hoff, B., Greening, G., Lau, Y.Y, Jordan, N. M., Simon, D., French, D., Luginsland, J., “Coaxial All Cavity Extraction in the Recirculating Planar Magnetron”, IVEC 2014, Monterey, CA, April 2014.
  • Greening, G., Franzi, M., Gilgenbach, R., Lau, Y.Y, Jordan, N., “Multi-Frequency Recirculating Planar Magnetrons”, IVEC 2014, Monterey, CA, April 2014.

2013

American Physical Society – Division of Plasma Physics (APS-DPP) – Denver, CO

  • Patel, S.G., Yager-Elorriaga, D.A., Steiner, A.M., Gilgenbach, R. M., Jordan, N.M.,  Chalenski, D.A., Lau, Y.Y., “Hybrid X-pinch Experiments on a MA Linear Transformer Driver”, 55th APS DPP, Denver, CO, November 2013.
  • Franzi, M. A., Gilgenbach, R.M., Hoff, B.W., Greening, G., Simon, D., Jordan, N.M., Lau, Y.Y., “Mode Control and Extraction on the Recirculating Planar Magnetron”, 55th APS DPP, Denver, CO, November 2013.

International Conference on Phenomena in Ionized Gases (ICPIG) – Grenada, Spain

  • Gilgenbach, R.M.; Patel, S.; Steiner, A.; Yager- Elorriaga, D.; Lau, Y.Y.; Chalenski, D.; Jordan, N.M.; Weis. M.; Zhang, P., “Magneto-Rayleigh-Taylor Instability Experiments on a Dense Z-Pinch Plasma”, ICPIG 2013, Granada, Spain, July 2013.

Pulsed Power and Plasma Science (PPPS) – San Francisco, CA

  • M. A. Franzi, R. M. Gilgenbach, B. W. Hoff, Y. Lau, G. Greening, D. Chalenski, N. Jordan, D. H. Simon, J. Lunginsland, “Microwave Oscillation, Mode Control and Extraction in the Recirculating Planar Magnetron”, PPPS 2013, San Francisco, CA, June 2013.
  • G. Greening, M. Franzi, R. M. Gilgenbach, A. Schutt, P. Zhang, Y. Y. Lau, N. M. Jordan “Multipactor-Susceptible RF Windows as Power-Tunable Microwave Limiters”, PPPS 2013, San Francisco, CA, June 2013.
  • Yager- Elorriaga, Steiner, A.; D.; Patel, S.; Chalenski, D.; Gilgenbach, R.M.; Lau, Y.Y.; Jordan, N.M., “Development of a Compact LTD Pulse Generator for X-Ray Backlighting of Planar Foil Ablation Experiments”, PPPS 2013, San Francisco, CA, June 2013.
  • S. G. Patel, D. A. Chalenski, A. M. Steiner, D. A. Yager- Elorriaga, R. M. Gilgenbach, Y. Y. Lau, N. M. Jordan “Foil MRT and X-Pinch Experiments on a MA Linear Transformer Driver”, PPPS 2013, San Francisco, CA, June 2013.

Radiation from High Energy Density Plasmas (RHEDP) Workshop – South Lake Tahoe, NV

  • Steiner, A.; Yager- Elorriaga, D.; Patel, S.; Chalenski, D.; Jordan, N.M.; Gilgenbach, R.M.; Cuneo, M.E.; “Design and Testing of a Transmission Line for Repetitively Pulsed Electrode Conditioning Experiments on a 1 MA Linear Transformer Driver” Radiation from High Energy Density Plasmas Workshop, South Lake Tahoe, NV, April 2013.
  • Yager- Elorriaga, Steiner, A.; D.; Patel, S.; Chalenski, D.; Gilgenbach, R.M.; Lau, Y.Y.; Jordan, N.M., “Development of a Compact Pulse Generator for X-Ray Backlighting of Planar Foil Ablation Experiments”, Radiation from High Energy Density Plasmas Workshop, South Lake Tahoe, NV, April 2013.
  • Gilgenbach, R.M.; Patel, S.; Steiner, A.; Yager- Elorriaga, D.; Lau, Y.Y.; Chalenski, D.; Jordan, N.M.; Weis. M.; Zhang, P., “MA-LTD driven z-pinch and x-pinch experiments and theory”, Radiation from High Energy Density Plasmas Workshop, South Lake Tahoe, NV, April 2013.

2012

2011

2010

International Symposium on High Power Laser Ablation – Sante Fe, NM

  • Gilgenbach, Ronald M. and Jones, M. C. and Jordan, N. M. and Johnston, M. D. and Hoff, B. W. and Lau, Y. Y., “High Current Cathodes Fabricated by KrF Laser Ablation” AIP Conference Proceedings, 1278, 148-155 (2010).

2009

International Vacuum Electronics Conference (IVEC) – Rome, Italy

  • Gilgenbach, R.M.; Franzi, M.; Hoff, B.; Jordan, N.; Lau, Y.Y., “Recent progress on relativistic magnetrons,” Vacuum Electronics Conference, 2009. IVEC ’09. IEEE International , vol., no., pp.68,69, 28-30 April 2009.

2008

International Conference on Plasma Science (ICOPS) – Karlsruhe, Germany

  • Gilgenbach, R.M.; Gomez, M.R.; Zier, J.; Tang, W.; French, D.; Hoff, B.W.; Jordan, N.; Cruz, E.; Lau, Y.Y.; Mazarakis, M. G.; Cuneo, M.E.; Johnston, M.D.; Oliver, B.V.; Mehlhorn, T. A.; Kim, A.A.; Sinebryukhov, V. A., “Designs, tests and plans for MAIZE: a 1 MA LTD-driven z-pinch,” Plasma Science, 2008. ICOPS 2008. IEEE 35th International Conference on , vol., no., pp.1,1, 15-19 June 2008.
  • Jordan, N.M.; Gilgenbach, R.M.; Hoff, B.W.; Lau, Y.Y.; French, D.M., “Triple-point cathodes for high current vacuum electron devices,” Plasma Science, 2008. ICOPS 2008. IEEE 35th International Conference on , vol., no., pp.1,1, 15-19 June 2008.
  • Hoff, B.W.; Gilgenbach, R.M.; Jordan, N.M.; Lau, Y.Y.; Cruz, E.; French, D.; Gomez, M.R.; Zier, J.C.; Haworth, M.D.; Spencer, T.A.; Price, D., “B-field perturbation effects on magnetic priming of a relativistic magnetron,” Plasma Science, 2008. ICOPS 2008. IEEE 35th International Conference on , vol., no., pp.1,1, 15-19 June 2008.

International Power Modulators and High Voltage Conference (IPMHVC) – Las Vegas, NV

  • Jordan, N.M.; French, D.M.; Lau, Y.Y.; Gilgenbach, R.M.; Pengvanich, P., “Electron Emission near a Triple Point,” IEEE International Power Modulators and High Voltage Conference, Proceedings of the 2008 , vol., no., pp.311,311, 27-31 May 2008.

International Vacuum Electronics Conference (IVEC) – Monterey, CA

  • Hoff, B.W.; Gilgenbach, R.M.; Jordan, N.M.; Lau, Y.Y.; Cruz, E.; French, D.; Gomez, M.R.; Zier, J.C.; Spencer, T.A.; Price, D., “Effects of perturbing B-field orientation on magnetic priming of a Relativistic Magnetron,” Vacuum Electronics Conference, 2008. IVEC 2008. IEEE International , vol., no., pp.270,271, 22-24 April 2008
  • Jordan, Nicholas M.; Lau, Y.Y.; French, D.M.; Gilgenbach, R.M.; Pengvanich, P., “Electron emission near a triple point,” Vacuum Electronics Conference, 2008. IVEC 2008. IEEE International , vol., no., pp.288,288, 22-24 April 2008

2007

International Vacuum Nanoelectronics Conference – Chicago, IL

  • He, X.; Scharer, J.; Booske, J.; Vlahos, V.; Sengele, S.; Jordan, N.; Gilgenbach, R.; Feng, Y.; Verboncoeur, J., “Measurements and analysis of advanced field emission cold cathodes,” Vacuum Nanoelectronics Conference, 2007. IVNC. IEEE 20th International , vol., no., pp.35,36, 8-12 July 2007

International Conference on Plasma Science (ICOPS) – Albuquerque, NM

  • Jordan, N.M.; Gilgenbach, R.M.; Lau, Y.Y.; Hoff, B.W.; Cruz, E.J.; French, D.M.; Gomez, M.R.; Pengvanich, P.; Zier, J.; Jones, M.C., “Metal-Oxide-Junction, Triple-Point Cathodes for High Current Vacuum Electron Devices,” Plasma Science, 2007. ICOPS 2007. IEEE 34th International Conference on , vol., no., pp.531,531, 17-22 June 2007
  • Hoff, B.W.; Gilgenbach, R.M.; Lau, Y.Y.; Jordan, N.M.; White, W.; Zier, J.C.; Gomez, M.R.; Cruz, E.J.; Cartwright, K.L.; Mardahl, P. J.; Fleming, T. P.; Haworth, M.D.; Spencer, T.A.; Price, D., “Magnetic Priming of a Relativistic Magnetron Utilizing Ferromagnetic Wires in the Cathode and Anode,” Plasma Science, 2007. ICOPS 2007. IEEE 34th International Conference on , vol., no., pp.904,904, 17-22 June 2007
  • Xin He; Scharer, J.; Booske, J.; Vlahos, V.; Sengele, S.; Jordan, N.; Gilgenbach, R., “Measurements and Analysis of Advanced Field Emission Cold Cathodes,” Plasma Science, 2007. ICOPS 2007. IEEE 34th International Conference on , vol., no., pp.645,645, 17-22 June 2007
  • Booske, J.H.; He, X.; Miller, R.L.; Morgan, D.; Scharer, J.R.; Vlahos, V.; Gilgenbach, R.M.; Jordan, N.M.; Lau, Y.Y.; Feng, J.Y., “Innovations and Fundamental Insights of Advanced Field Emission Cathodes for High Power Microwave (HPM) Sources,” Plasma Science, 2007. ICOPS 2007. IEEE 34th International Conference on , vol., no., pp.481,481, 17-22 June 2007

International Vacuum Electronics Conference (IVEC) – Kitakyushu, Japan

  • Gilgenbach, R.M.; Hoff, B.W.; Lau, Y.Y.; Jordan, N.M.; White, W.; Zier, J.C.; Gomez, M.R.; Cruz, E.; Spencer, T.A.; Price, D., “Magnetic Priming of a Relativistic Magnetron by Ferromagnetic Wires in the Anode and Cathode*,” Vacuum Electronics Conference, 2007. IVEC ’07. IEEE International , vol., no., pp.1-2, 15-17 May 2007

2006

Gaseous Electronics Conference (GEC) – Columbus, OH

  • N.M. Jordan, R.M. Gilgenbach, L.M. Wang, S. Zhu, M. Atzmon, Y.Y. Lau, and M.C. Jones “Hafnium Oxide Film Synthesis via Laser Ablation Plasma Ion Deposition”, Gaseous Electronics Conference, October 2006.

International Conference on Infrared, Millimeter, and Terahertz Waves – Shanghai, China

  • Hoff, B.W.; Gilgenbach, R.M.; Lau, Y.Y.; Jordan, N.M.; White, W.; Zier, J.; Cruz, E.; Spencer, T.A.; Price, D., “Magnetic Priming of a Relativistic Magnetron,” Infrared Millimeter Waves and 14th International Conference on Teraherz Electronics, 2006. IRMMW-THz 2006. Joint 31st International Conference on , vol., no., pp.340,340, 18-22 Sept. 2006

Gordon Research Conference – South Hadley, MA

  • N.M. Jordan, R.M. Gilgenbach, L.M. Wang, S. Zhu, M. Atzmon, Y.Y. Lau, and M.C. Jones “Hafnium Oxide Film Synthesis Via Laser Ablation Plasma Ion Deposition”, Gordon Research Conference, August 2006.

International Conference on Plasma Science (ICOPS) – Traverse City, MI

  • Jordan, N.M.; Gilgenbach, R.M.; Wang, L.M.; Zhu, S.; Atzmon, M.; Lau, Y.Y.; Jones, M.C., “Hafnium oxide production via laser ablation plasma deposition,” Plasma Science, 2006. ICOPS 2006. IEEE Conference Record – Abstracts. The 33rd IEEE International Conference on , vol., no., pp.73,73, 4-8 June 2006
  • Jensen, K.L.; Lau, Y.Y.; Jordan, N., “Macroscopic emission non-uniformity in thermionic cathodes due to profilimetry variation,” Plasma Science, 2006. ICOPS 2006. IEEE Conference Record – Abstracts. The 33rd IEEE International Conference on , vol., no., pp.108,108, 4-8 June 2006
  • Xin He; Valhos, V.; Scharer, J.; Booske, J.; Jordan, N.; Gilgenbach, R., “High current density advanced cold cathode facility,” Plasma Science, 2006. ICOPS 2006. IEEE Conference Record – Abstracts. The 33rd IEEE International Conference on , vol., no., pp.315,315, 2006

International Vacuum Electronics Conference (IVEC) – Monterey, CA

  • Hoff, B.W.; Gilgenbach, R.M.; Lau, Y.Y.; Cruz, E.J.; White, W.; Jordan, N.M.; Jones, M.C.; Neculaes, V. B.; Spencer, T. A.; Price, D., “Magnetic priming experiments on a long pulse, relativistic magnetron,” Plasma Science, 2006. ICOPS 2006. IEEE Conference Record – Abstracts. The 33rd IEEE International Conference on , vol., no., pp.299,299, 2006
  • N.M. Jordan, R.M. Gilgenbach, L.M. Wang, S. Zhu, M. Atzmon, and M.C. Jones “Hafnium Oxide Production via Laser Ablation Plasma Deposition”, International Vacuum Electronics Conference, April 2006.
  • Hoff, B.W.; Gilgenbach, R.M.; Lau, Y.Y.; Jordan, N.M.; White, W.; Cruz, E.; Jones, M.C.; Neculaes, V.B.; Spencer, T.A.; Price, D., “Magnetic Priming Experiments on a Relativistic Magnetron,” Vacuum Electronics Conference, 2006 held Jointly with 2006 IEEE International Vacuum Electron Sources., IEEE International , vol., no., pp.557-558.
  • Jensen, K.L.; Lau, Y.Y.; Jordan, N., “A Study of Macroscopic Emission Non-Uniformity in Thermionic Cathodes Due to Profilimetry Variation,” Vacuum Electronics Conference, 2006 held Jointly with 2006 IEEE International Vacuum Electron Sources., IEEE International , vol., no., pp.101-102.
  • Xin He; Valahos, V.; Scharer, J.; Booske, J.; Sengele, S.; Miller, Ryan; Jordan, N.; Gilgenbach, R., “High Current Density Advanced Cold Cathode Experiments,” Vacuum Electronics Conference, 2006 held Jointly with 2006 IEEE International Vacuum Electron Sources., IEEE International , vol., no., pp.477-478.

2005

Gaseous Electronics Conference (GEC) – San Jose, CA

  • N.M. Jordan, R.M. Gilgenbach, M.C. Jones, L.M. Wang, S. Zhu, M. Atzmon, D. Jang, and Y.Y. Lau, “Laser Ablation Plasma Deposition and Ion Implantation of Hafnium and Hafnium-Oxide Thin Films”, Gaseous Electronics Conference, October 2005.

International Conference on Infrared, Millimeter, and Terahertz Waves – Williamsburg, VA

  • Gilgenbach, R.M.; Jones, M.C.; Neculaes, V.B.; Lau, Y.Y.; White, W.M.; Jordan, N.M.; Hoff, B.W.; Edgar, R.C.; Pengvanich, P.; Hidaka, Y., “Cathode priming of magnetrons for rapid startup and mode-locking,” Infrared and Millimeter Waves and 13th International Conference on Terahertz Electronics, 2005. IRMMW-THz 2005. The Joint 30th International Conference on , vol.2, no., pp.535,536 vol. 2, 19-23 Sept. 2005

International Conference on Plasma Science (ICOPS) – Monterey, CA

  • Jordan, N.M.; Jones, M.C.; Gilgenbach, R.M.; Neculaes, V.B.; White, W.M.; Hoff, B.W.; Lau, Y.Y.; Hidaka, Y.; Spencer, T.A.; Price, D., “Laser Micromachined, Monolithic Cathodes for Cathode Priming of a Relativistic Magnetron,” Plasma Science, 2005. ICOPS ’05. IEEE Conference Record – Abstracts. IEEE International Conference on , vol., no., pp.206,206, 20-23 June 2005

2004

International Conference on Infrared, Millimeter, and Terahertz Waves – Karlsruhe, Germany

  • Gilgenbach, R.M.; Neculaes, V.B.; Jones, M.C.; Lau, Y.Y.; White, W.; Luginsland, J. W.; Jordan, N.; Pengvanich, P.; Hidaka, Y.; Hoff, B.W., “Low-noise operation and magnetic-priming of magnetrons by azimuthally-varying axial magnetic fields,” Infrared and Millimeter Waves, 2004 and 12th International Conference on Terahertz Electronics, 2004. Conference Digest of the 2004 Joint 29th International Conference on , vol., no., pp.531,532, 27 Sept.-1 Oct. 2004

International Conference on the Physics of Highly Charged Ions – Vilnius, Lithuania

  • M.J May, P. Beiersdorfer, N. Jordan, J.H. Scofield, K.J. Reed, S.B. Hansen, K.B. Fournier, M.F. Gu, G.V. Brown, F.S. Porter, R. Kelley, C.A. Kilbourne, K.R. Boyce, “Measurement of Electron Impact Collisional Excitation Cross Sections of Ni to Ga-like Gold,” 12th International Conference on the Physics of Highly Charged Ions, Vilnius, Lithuania, September 2004.

International Conference on Plasma Science (ICOPS) – Baltimore, MD

  • W.M. White ; R.M. Gilgenbach ; M.C. Jones ; V.B. Neculaes ; Y.Y. Lau ; M.R. Lopez ; P. Pengvanich ; Y. Hidaka ; N. Jordan ; T.A. Spencer ; D. Price, “RF and magnetic priming of relativistic magnetrons,” The 31st IEEE International Conference on Plasma Science, 2004. ICOPS 2004. IEEE Conference Record – Abstracts., Baltimore, MD, USA, 2004, pp. 276-.
  • Neculaes, V.B.; Gilgenbach, R.M.; Lau, Y.Y.; Jones, M.C.; White, W.; Jordan, N.M.; Pengvanich, P.; Hidaka, Y.; Bosman, H., “Noise reduction and magnetic priming for kW magnetrons by azimuthally varying axial magnetic fields,” Plasma Science, 2004. ICOPS 2004. IEEE Conference Record – Abstracts. The 31st IEEE International Conference on, vol., no., pp.214,, 28 June-1 July 2004

International Vacuum Electronics Conference (IVEC) – Monterey, CA

  • Jones, M.C.; Neculaes, V. B.; White, W.; Lau, Y.Y.; Gilgenbach, R.M.; Luginsland, J.; Pengvanich, P.; Jordan, N.M.; Hidaka, Y.; Bosman, H., “Simulation of rapid startup in microwave magnetrons with azimuthally-varying axial magnetic fields,” Vacuum Electronics Conference, 2004. IVEC 2004. Fifth IEEE International , vol., no., pp.168,169, 27-29 April 2004
  • Neculaes, V.B.; Gilgenbach, R.M.; Lau, Y.Y.; Jones, M.C.; Luginsland, J.; White, W.; Pengvanich, P.; Jordan, N.M.; Hidaka, Y.; Bosman, H., “Magnetron microwave noise reduction and magnetic priming by azimuthally varying axial magnetic fields,” Vacuum Electronics Conference, 2004. IVEC 2004. Fifth IEEE International , vol., no., pp.158,159, 27-29 April 2004

2003

International Vacuum Electronics Conference (IVEC) – Seoul, Korea

  • R.M. Gilgenbach, Necules, Lopez, Jones, White, Lau, Pengvanich, Johnston, Strickler, Spencer, Luginsland, Haworth, Cartwright, Mardahl, Murphy, and Price, “Mode Locking and Mode Control in Nonrelativistic and Relativistic Magnetrons”, IVEC, Seoul, Korea, May 2003. [Invited]
  • R.M. Gilgenbach, “Crossed Field Microwave Devices”

International Conference on Plasma Science (ICOPS) – Jeju, Korea

  • R.M. Gilgenbach, Necules, Lopez, Jones, White, Lau, Pengvanich, Johnston, Strickler, Spencer, Luginsland, Haworth, Cartwright, Mardahl, Murphy and Price, “Mode Competition in Relativistic Magnetrons and Injection Locking in kW Magnetrons”, ICOPS, Jeju, Korea, June 2003. [Invited]

ElectroMed – San Antonio, TX

  • D. W. Jordan, R. M. Gilgenbach, M. D. Uhler, L. Gates, and Y. Y. Lau, “Effects of pulsed, high power radio frequency radiation on electroporation of mammalian cells”, ElectroMed, San Antonio, TX, June 2003.

International Symposium on Bioelectrochemistry and Bioenergetics – Florence, Italy

  • R.M. Gilgenbach, D. Jordan, M.D. Uhler, L. Gates and Y.Y. Lau, “High Power, Pulse Radio-Frequency and Ultrawideband Radiation Effects on Electroporation of Mammallian Cells”, ISBB, Florence, Italy, June 2003.

16th International Symposium on Plasma Chemistry – Taormina, Italy

  • R.M. Gilgenbach, B. Qi, M.C. Jones, Y.Y. Lau, A. Lazarides, “Ablation Plasma Ion Implantation Processing of 10-20 Nanometer Layered Materials”, ISPC, Taormina, Italy, June 2003.

2002

American Physical Society – Division of Plasma Physics (APS-DPP) – Orlando, FL

  • “Optimization of Ablation Plasma Ion Implantation”
  • “Frequency-Phase Locking and Noise in Crossed-Field Microwave Devices”
  • “Long-pulse Relativistic Magnetron Experiments and a Theory of Relativistic Crossed-Field Limiting Current”
  • “Diagnosis of Initial Conditions in Wire Z-Pinches”
  • “Absorption of microwaves and millimeter waves in thin films”
  • “A compact folded waveguide traveling wave tube oscillator for the generation of Terahertz radiation”

Gaseous Electronics Conference

  • “Optimization and Deposition of Coatings by Pulsed and DC Ablation Plasma Ion Implantation”

International Conference on Infrared, Millimeter, and Terahertz Waves

  • “Relativistic Magnetron Experiments, Simulations, and a Novel Theory of Relativistic Crossed-Field Limiting Current”

International Conference on Plasma Science (ICOPS)

  • “Ablation Plasma Ion Implantation (APII) for Deposition of Metal Coatings”
  • “Relativistic and Nonrelativistic Magnetron Experiments and A Novel Theory of Relativistic Crossed-Field Limiting Current”
  • “Intermodulation products in a Klystron”
  • “A novel theory of relativistic crossed-field limiting current”

14th International Conference on High-Power Particle Beams and 5th International Conference on Dense Z- Pinches

  • “Hydrogen Desorption Experiments on Rapidly-Heated Metal Foils and Wires”

TMS Annual Meeting

  • “Deposition of Metal Coatings Utilizing Ablation Plasma Ion Implantation”

International Vacuum Electronics Conference (IVEC) – Monterey, CA

  • “Relativistic magnetron experiments and novel theory on the limiting current in a relativistic, magnetically-insulated diode”
  • “Investigation of a diamond window failure mechanism”
  • “Intermodulation products in a klystron”
  • “A simulation study of beam loading in a cavity”

2001

APS Division of Plasma Physics

  • Characterization of Hydrogen Desorption from Rapidly-Heated Metal Foils and Wires
  • Demonstration and Analysis of Materials Processing by Ablation Plasma Ion Implantation
  • Experiments on Relativistic, 100’s MW Magnetrons and Low Voltage, kW Magnetron
  • An Investigation of Beam Loading in a Cavity

Gaseous Electronics Conference

  • Implantation of Iron Ions into Silicon by Ablation Plasma Ion Implantation

IEEE International Conference on Plasma Science

  • Analysis of materials processed by ablation plasma ion implantation
  • Relativistic L-band magnetron and nonrelativistic oven magnetron experiments
  • Multipactor experiment on a dielectric surface
  • An investigation of beam loading in a cavity
  • Intermodulation in klystrons and TWTs
  • Initial experimental investigations of intermodulation in a klystron amplifier
  • Desorption of hydrogen from rapidly heated metal foils and wires

International Conference on Infrared, Millimeter, and Terahertz Waves

  • Investigations of microwave pulse shortening in a high power coaxial gyrotron

Vacuum Electronics Conference

  • Theory of intermodulation in a klystron

2000

APS Division of Plasma Physics

  • Experiments on Relativistic versus Nonrelativistic Magnetrons
  • Experiments and Theory of Ablation Plasma Ion Implantation

Gaseous Electronics Conference

  • Single Surface Multipactor Experiment on a Dielectric Surface
  • Ablation Plasma Ion Implantation (APII)

IEEE International Conference on Plasma Science

  • Ablation plasma ion implantation
  • Magnetron simulations and experiments
  • Pulse-shortening observations in large-orbit, coaxial gyrotron high power microwave experiments
  • A design for a multipactor experiment on a dielectric surface
  • Theory of intermodulation in a klystron

1999

APS Division of Plasma Physics

  • Resonant absorption of a short-pulse laser in a doped dielectric
  • Effects of Magnetic Fields, and of Oblique RF Electric Fields on Susceptibility to Multipactor Discharge on a Dielectric
  • Multipactor Discharge and RF Window Failure
  • Optical Diagnostics of Laser Ablation Plumes
  • Plasma Processing and Optical Emission Spectroscopy in High Power Microwave Pulse Shortening Experiments >
  • Comparison of Slotted and Unslotted Multi-MW Large-Orbit, Axis Encircling, Coaxial Gyrotron Oscillators
  • Time-Frequency Analysis of High Power Microwaves Using Discrete Prolate Spherical Sequences

Gaseous Electronics Conference

  • Optical Diagnostic Characterization of Laser and Electron Beam Ablation Plasma Plumes

IEEE International Conference on Plasma Science

  • Effects of RF plasma processing on the impedance and electron emission characteristics of a MV beam diode
  • Microwave production and beam transport in a multi-MW large-orbit, axis encircling, coaxial gyrotron oscillator
  • Optical spectroscopy of plasma and plasma processing in high power microwave pulse shortening experiments
  • Electron beam ablated plasma plumes and deposited thin films of fused silica
  • Laser heated LaB 6thermionic cathode on a MV electron beam accelerator
  • Resonant absorption of a short-pulse laser in a doped dielectric
  • A theory of RF window failure
  • Susceptibility diagram of multipactor discharge on a dielectric-effects of an external magnetic field and oblique RF electric field

1998

APS Division of Plasma Physics

  • Resonant absorption of a short electromagnetic pulse
  • Dynamics of Electron Beam Ablation of Fused Silica versus Silicon
  • Multi-MW Large-Orbit, Axis Encircling, Coaxial Gyrotron Oscillator Experiments
  • Optical Spectroscopy of Plasma and Plasma Processing in High Power Microwave Pulse Shortening Experiments
  • A Theory of RF Window Failure
  • Joint Time-Frequency Analysis of High Power Microwave Signals
  • Laser-Heated Thermionic Cathodes for Long-Pulse Electron Beam Generation
  • Effects of RF Plasma Processing on the Impedance and Electron Emission of a High Voltage Beam Diode

Gaseous Electronics Conference

  • Electron Beam Ablation Plumes: Diagnostic Studies and Thin Film Deposition

IEEE International Conference on Plasma Science

  • Diagnostic studies of ablation plumes generated by a channelspark electron beam
  • Contaminant and surface effects on the impedance and plasma emission of a high voltage beam diode
  • Multipactor discharge on a dielectric
  • Experiments and diagnostics of multi-MW, large-orbit, axis-encircling, coaxial gyrotron oscillator
  • Optical spectroscopy of plasma in high power microwave pulse shortening experiments driven by a microsecond electron beam
  • Surface instability on a metal target from multi-pulse KrF laser ablation

1997

APS Division of Plasma Physics

  • Diagnostic Experiments and Simulations of a Large Orbit Rectangular Cross Section Gyrotron
  • Optical Spectroscopy of Plasma in a High Power Gyrotron
  • Multipactor Discharge on a Dielectric
  • Suppression of Multipactor Discharge by an Auxilliary RF Signal
  • Polarization Control of High Power Microwave Emission from a Large Orbit, Rectangular Cross Section Gyrotron
  • Formation of 10-100 Micron Surface Structures of a Metal Target from Multi-pulse KrF Laser ablation
  • Electron Beam Ablation and Deposition
  • H_2O Effects on the Impedance of a High Voltage Beam Diode

Gaseous Electronics Conference

  • Electron Beam Ablation of Metal and Fused Silica

IEEE International Conference on Plasma Science

  • Two- dimensional Child-Langmuir law
  • Polarization control in high power microwaves from a rectangular cross section gyrotron
  • Diagnostic experiments to measure frequency and alpha for rectangular cross section gyrotrons
  • Analysis of surface structures of a metal target from multi-pulse KrF laser ablation
  • Imaging and spectroscopic analysis of channel spark electron beam ablation plumes
  • Characterization of RF plasma cleaning protocols for removal of contaminants in high voltage beam diodes
  • Frequency response in multipactor discharge

1996

APS Division of Plasma Physics

  • High Power Microwave Emission of Large and Small Orbit Gyrotron Devices in Rectangular Interaction Structures
  • Diagnostic Experiments and Simulation for Relativistic Electron Beams in Axially Varying Magnetic Fields for Applications to Gyrotrons
  • Optical Emission Spectroscopy and Residual Gas Analysis of Contaminants in Ion Beam Diodes
  • An analysis of laser absorption on a rough metal surface
  • Ablation of Metals for Materials Processing via a Channelspark Electron Beam
  • Steady State Multipactor and Dependence on Material Properties
  • An Analysis of Multipactor in an External Magnetic field

Gaseous Electronics Conference

  • Electron Beam Ablation of Metals
  • Plasma Ionization Dynamics of Energy Beam Ablation of Materials

IEEE International Conference on Plasma Science

  • Rectangular interaction structures in high power gyrotron devices
  • Relativistic electron beam dynamics in high power gyrotron devices
  • Investigation of lower order mode suppression in a high current, high voltage gyro-BWO experiment
  • Ablation of metals by a channelspark electron beam
  • Interactions of multipactor and RF circuit
  • RF plasma processing for removal of contaminants in a high voltage anode-cathode gap
  • KrF laser ablation target analysis and thin film deposition