MURI Western Consortium Review

Tuesday, November 3, 1998

Stanford Linear Accelerator Center, Training Center A-B Section




8:00 AM Continental Breakfast

8:30 AM Presentation Ceremony

8:45 AM Welcome --------------------------------------------R. Barker (AFOSR)

9:15 AM MURI Western Consortium Overview ---------N.C. Luhmann, Jr. (UCD)

9:45 AM Eastern Consortium Highlights ------------------V. Granatstein (UMCP)

10:00 AM Coffee Break

10:15 AM Central Consortium Highlights ------------------M. Kristiansen (Texas Tech)

10:30 AM Recent AFRL Results -----------------------------T. Spencer (Phillips Lab)

10:45 AM 94 GHz Microfabricated Klystrons -------------G. Caryotakis (Stanford)

11:00 AM 94 GHz Sheet Beam Klystron -------------------E. Colby (Stanford)

11:15 AM MAGIC Simulation for Klystron Design ------L. Ludeking (MRC)

11:30 AM RF Breakdown Studies ---------------------------L. Laurent (UCD)

11:45 AM Oxide Cathode Studies----------------------------G. Scheitrum (Stanford)

12:00 PM Ceramic Metallization ----------------------------G. Scheitrum (Stanford)

12:15 PM Lunch

1:15 PM Cusp Electron Gun Development ---------------C. Armstrong (Northrop Grumman)

1:30 PM W-Band Gyrotron and Gyro-TWT -------------D. McDermott (UCD)

1:45 PM Simulation of Step and Extended ---------------A.T. Lin (UCLA)

Interaction Gyrotron Cavities

2:05 PM 3-D OOPIC Development Status ---------------J. Verboncoeur (UCB)

2:25 PM Laboratory Tours

3:30 PM Afternoon Break

3:45 PM Wrap-up Session ----------------------------------R. Barker (AFOSR)

5:00 PM Social Gathering: Round Table Pizza




MURI Western Consortium Review

Wednesday, November 4, 1998

Optional UC Davis Laboratory Tours



8:45 AM Arrive at Westgate Badge Office (LLNL)

(Please ask Badge office for a site map when they badge you)


9:00 AM Neville Luhmann meet guests in Badge office


9:00-10:00AM Tour 2801/2802 Laboratories (Photo-Enhanced FEAs)


10:0011:00 AM Tour Building 435 (Gyrotron Laboratory)


11:00 1:00 PM Travel to Davis Campus, stop for lunch at fast food facility,

to be determined before you depart LLNL


1:00 -2:00 PM Tour 160 Walker Hall (94 GHz Gyrotron and TWT)


2:00-3:00 PM Tour EU II Laboratories (Photo-Enhanced FEAs and

Microfabrication Facility)


3:00PM Afternoon Break