Presentation on theme: "Superconductivity UK Dr. Philip Sargent, Diboride Conductors Ltd. Superconductivity and the electricity supply industries Sponsored by: Dept. of Trade."— Presentation transcript:
Superconductivity UK Dr. Philip Sargent, Diboride Conductors Ltd. Superconductivity and the electricity supply industries Sponsored by: Dept. of Trade and Industry,University of Cambridge IRC in Superconductivity, Rolls-Royce plc, Laurence, Scott & Electromotors Ltd., Diboride Conductors Ltd., Mahseer Ltd., Qi3 Ltd.
Superconductivity and the electricity supply industries Design of superconducting generators, fault current limiters, transformers, cables, synchronous condensers Experience of superconducting device demonstrator projects for electricity supply Materials for superconducting electric supply devices Cryogenics for superconducting devices Timescales for superconducting devices to get into transmission and distribution
Superconductivity UK DTI Technology Transfer 2003 April 12 th – Camdib03 MgB October 23 rd - electric motors 2003 November 27 th – electric utilities 2004 January 30 th – (provisional)
This Morning 10:15 Welcome 10:30 Dr. Bartek Glowacki (IRC, Cambridge) 11:05 Dr. Carsten Bührer (Trithor) 11:40 Dr. Philip Sargent (Diboride Conductors) 12:30 Lunch
Afternoon 14:00 Gareth Evans (OFGEM) 14:25 Philip Sargent (Diboride Conductors) 14:55 David Klaus (V A Tech) 15:15 Peter Malkin (Rolls-Royce) 15:35 Discussion and Close 15:45 Tea