EUCAS 2017 in Geneva!

EUCAS 2017 in Geneva!

From 17th to 21st of September 2017 Geneva is hosting EUCAS 2017 (13th European Conference on Applied Superconductivity) at the International Conference Centre of Geneva (CICG) (see www.eucas2017.org). The conference is co-organized by CERN, University of Geneva and EPFL. EUCAS2017, with more than 1’000 attendees, is the most important European event in this field. The…

FCC week 2017 in Berlin

FCC week 2017 in Berlin

The 3rd Annual Meeting of the Future Circular Collider Study took place from 29 May to 2 June 2017 (link to the webpage). More than 500 scientists, leaders of high-tech industry, universities and research centres met in Berlin, Germany to review the progress on Future Circular Collider (FCC) concepts for the post-LHC era. Prof. Carmine…

WAMHTS-4 in Barcelona

WAMHTS-4 in Barcelona

The 4th Workshop of the series Accelerator Magnets in High Temperature Superconductors (WAMHTS-4), was held on 15-17 February 2017 in Barcelona, Spain. WAMHTS-4 was organised by the EuCARD-2-WP10 (Future Magnets) collaboration, with the support of Prof. Xavier Obradors, Director of the Institut de Ciència de Materials de Barcelona, CSIC, also Coordinator of the FP7 project…

SuperFOX 2016 – 3rd Conference on Superconductivity and Functional Oxides

SuperFOX 2016 – 3rd Conference on Superconductivity and Functional Oxides

The 3rd Conference on Superconductivity and Functional Oxides SuperFOx 2016 took place in Turin (Italy) from the 19th to the 21st of September (SuperFOx website). Prof. Carmine Senatore was invited to give a talk entitled “High field applications of HTS materials: The path towards all-superconducting magnets in the 30 T-range”.

ASC2016 – Applied Superconductivity Conference

ASC2016 – Applied Superconductivity Conference

The Applied Superconductivity Conference ASC2016 took place in Denver (USA) from the 4th to the 9th of September (ASC2016 website). Prof. Carmine Senatore was invited to give a plenary lecture entitled        “30 years to HTS: status and perspectives” (link to the video). The Group of Applied Superconductivity contributed to the program of the event with…

Switzerland winds up superconductivity

Switzerland winds up superconductivity

The Group of Applied Superconductivity at UNIGE and the R&D team of Bruker BioSpin in Zürich successfully developed and tested a REBCO insert coil able to generate a field increase of  4 T in a background field of 21 T, corresponding to a generation of a total field of 25 T. This is the highest…

Interview to Prof. Carmine Senatore on EuroCirCol

Interview to Prof. Carmine Senatore on EuroCirCol

“The Horizon 2020 project EuroCirCol, coordinated by CERN, aims to assess the feasibility, reliability and cost effectiveness of key technologies for the next-generation hadron collider. For this project, coordinated by CERN, 16 partners from 9 countries work together to develop innovative designs for the collider ring, accelerator magnets and a cryogenic beam vacuum system.” The…

MT24 International Conference on Magnet Technology

MT24 International Conference on Magnet Technology

The  International conference on magnet technology 24 will be held in Seoul (Korea) from the 18th to the 23th of October (MT24 website). The Group of Applied Superconductivity is contributing to the program of the event with two presentations on: – REBCO insert coil for a LTS 21 T magnet: the path towards all-superconducting magnets…

EUCAS 2015 & WAMHTS-3

EUCAS 2015 & WAMHTS-3

The 12th EUropean Conference on Applied Superconductivity will be held in Lyon from the 6th to the 10th of September (EUCAS website). The conference will be followed by the 3rd Workshop on Accelerator Magnets in HTS (WAMHTS-3 website). The Group of Applied Superconductivity is contributing to the program of both the events with four presentations…

M2S Conference

M2S Conference

The international conference on Materials and Mechanisms of Superconductivity (M2S) will be held in Geneva from the 23rd to the 28th of August (website). The Group of Applied Superconductivity is contributing to the conference program with three presentations on: – Vortex Dynamics; – Deposition of ultra-thin YBCO films; – Applications of REBCO tapes in high…

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