Tech-X 2017 Worldwide Simulation Summit Agenda

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Agenda

September 12, 2017 Tuesday

  • Introduction to FDTD and Self-consistent PIC Algorithms

  • VSim Visual Setup and Text-based Setup

  • Visualization and Post-processing
    • H5 file formats and locations

September 13, 2017, Wednesday

  • Microwave Devices
    • Pillbox Cavity Excitation
    • Determining Q-factor, losses, modes

  • Plasma Discharges
    • Plasma Simulation Performance
    • Avoiding numerical instabilities: Debye heating
    • Adding particles to simulations
    • Importing cross-sections

  • Advanced visualization techniques (VisIt)

September 14, 2017 Thursday

  • Advanced analyzers
    • Writing your own scripts
  • Advanced plasma topics
  • Advanced microwave device topics
    • TWTs: dispersion relations
    • Multipacting

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Schedule

Day
Date
Title
Tuesday
12 September
Welcome and Introduction
 
 
Introduction to Tech-X Products and Services
 
 
Your First Simulation: Exploring the Tree and Changing Parameters
 
 
Coffee Break (install VSim if necessary)
 
 
Building and Running Your Own Simulation with Visual Setup
 
 
Post-Processing and Visualizing Data
 
 
Lunch
 
 
Understanding VSim's Algorithms, Part 1
 
 
Running and Exploring a Text-Based Example
 
 
Coffee Break
 
 
Understanding VSim's Algorithms, Part 2
 
 
Troubleshooting, Gotchas, and Help
 
 
Future Vision of Tech-X
 
 
User Feedback and Features to Add
 
 
 
Wednesday
Morning:
13 September
Microwave Devices
Extracting Figures of Merit from Cavities: Comparing with Real-life Microwave Measurements, Part 1
 
 
Coffee Break
 
 
Extracting Figures of Merit from Cavities: Comparing with Real-life Microwave Measurements, Part 2
 
 
Understanding Numerical Instabilities in Plasma, Part 1
 
 
Lunch
 
 
 
Wednesday
Afternoon:
13 September
Plasma
Understanding Numerical Instabilities in Plasma, Part 2
 
 
Importing Cross Sections from External Databases
 
 
Coffee Break
 
 
Sources and Sinks: Getting Particles into VSim
 
 
Advanced Visualization
 
 
Close
 
 
 
Thursday
Morning:
14 September
Plasma
Advanced Analyzers
 
 
Coffee and Plasma Chemistry
 
 
USim Simulations of the ICP Ion Source for SNS
 
 
Share Your Feedback on VSIm for Plasma Discharges
 
 
Lunch
 
 
 
Thursday
Afternoon:
14 September
Microwave Devices
Helix TWT: Dispersion, Attenuation and Power Runs
 
 
Joining Computation and Physics for MD Models
 
 
Breakdown Phenomena: Multipacting, Part 1
 
 
Coffee Break
 
 
Breakdown Phenomena: Multipacting, Part 2
 
 
Particle Tracking and Handling Missing Particles, Analysis for Microwave Devices
 
 
Your View and Priorities for Microwave Devices
 
 
Close
 
 
 
Friday
 
15 September
Workshopping
Independent Study
 
 
 

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