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2024 Plenary Program

Tuesday, April 23
“Application of vacuum electron device technologies to base defense challenges”
Dr. Brad Hoff and Dr. John Luginsland

“Merging electron microscopy with advanced photonics”
Dr. Armin Feist

Wednesday, April 24
“High power microwave systems for first generation fusion power plants”
Dr. Mark Henderson

“Electrons in a diode: some new perspectives on the Child-Langmuir law and other foundational theories”
Prof. YY Lau


2024 Mini-Course Lineup  (course descriptions linked below)
Monday, April 22, 2024


Room San Diego Los Angeles San Carlos IV
Time Presenter Topic Presenter Topic Presenter Topic
10:00 - 11:30 Dr. Kevin Jensen Emission Physics: Theory and Simulation Dr. Frédéric André Basics of TWT Amplifiers Dr. Simon Cooke Modeling of RF Vacuum Devices
1:00 - 2:30 Prof. Peng Zhang Ultrafast Electron Emission Physics and Space Charge Waves Dr. John Jelonnek Fast Wave Devices Prof. Tim Horn Additive Manufacturing for Vacuum Electronics
3:00 - 4:30 Dr. John Smedley Photocathode Science – Methods and Goals Dr. John Petillo Electron Gun Design