Programme

Wednesday 20 July 2016

07:30

Breakfast
For residential delegates only

Registration

08:20

Introduction
Ziad Melhem, Oxford Instruments, UK
08:30

Memories of Harry Jones in Oxford
Chris Grovenor, Oxford University, UK
08:45

Superconducting fundamentals and theory
Stephen Blundell, Oxford University, UK
09:45

The synthesis and chemistry of iron-based superconductors
Simon Clarke, Oxford University, UK
10:30 Tea & coffee break
11:00 Superconducting materials
Susannah Speller, Oxford University, UK
11:45 Superconducting materials for science and engineering applications
David Larbalestier, Florida State University, USA
12:45 Lunch 
13:45 Bulk superconducting materials
John Durrell, Cambridge University, UK
14:30 Measurement techniques for superconducting materials and applications
Damian Hampshire, Durham University, UK
15:30 Tea & coffee break
16:00

Applications of superconductivity 
Martin Wilson, Consultant, Oxford, UK
17:00 Superconducting applications – cables
Joe Minervini, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA
18:15 Welcome reception & dinner

Key dates

  • Early registration deadline:
    8 June 2016
  • Registration deadline [extended]:
    12 July 2016