Presentation on theme: "Superconductivity UK Dr. Philip Sargent, Diboride Conductors Ltd. The coming revolution in electric drives Sponsored by: Dept. of Trade and Industry,University."— Presentation transcript:
Superconductivity UK Dr. Philip Sargent, Diboride Conductors Ltd. The coming revolution in electric drives 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.
The coming revolution in electric drives Design of superconducting electric motors (and generators) Experience of superconducting electric motors and generators Materials for superconducting electric motors Cryogenics for superconducting electric motors Markets for superconducting electric motors
DTI Technology Transfer 2003 April 12 th – Camdib03 MgB 2 2003 October 23 rd - electric motors 2003 November 27 th – electric utilities 2004 January ?? – consolidation
This Morning 10:30 Welcome 10:35 Prof. Archie Campbell (IRC) 11:05 Prof. Jan Sykulski (Sthampton) 11:40 Dr. Nathan Hill (Qi3) 12:30 Lunch
Afternoon 14:00 Dr. Philip Sargent / Materials 14:40 Clive Lewis (Alsthom) 15:00 Dr. Philip Sargent / Markets 15:30 Discussion and Close 15:45 Tea