Tech-X 2019 Worldwide Simulation Summit Agenda TWSS2019


Additional time is available for independent simulation project work coached by Tech-X experts. 

Register to attend the 2019 Tech-X Worldwide Simulation Summit.

This year’s Tech-X Worldwide Simulation Summit presenters and instructors will include:

  • John R. Cary, Tech-X Co-founder and CEO, CU Boulder Fellow
  • Sveta Shasharina, Tech-X Co-founder and VP Computational Infrastructure
  • Diana Cheatham, Tech-X Application Engineer
  • Daniel Main, Tech-X Application Engineer
  • David Smithe, Tech-X Senior Research Scientist
  • Thomas G. Jenkins, Tech-X Principal Scientist
  • Sergey Averkin, Tech-X Research Scientist
  • Jarrod Leddy, Tech-X Research Scientist
  • Tobias Oliver, UC San Diego
  • Christopher Doss, CU Boulder
  • Trudy Bolin, University of New Mexico
  • Salvador Isaac Sosa Guitron, University of New Mexico
  • Ming-Chieh Lin, Hanyang University

Tech-X Worldwide Simulation Summit Agenda

Monday, September 16

9:15 a.m. Coffee and Refreshments
9:45 a.m. VSim Capabilities and Applications Diana Cheatham and Daniel Main
10:30 a.m. Introduction to VSim’s Simulation Methods and Algorithms
John R. Cary
11:30 a.m. Break
11:45 a.m. Build Simulation Part I:
Setup, Parameters, Functions, Materials, Geometries
Diana Cheatham
12:30 p.m. Lunch
1:30 p.m. Build Simulation Part II:
Fields, Boundary Conditions, Histories
Diana Cheatham
2:30 p.m. Break
2:45 p.m. Build Simulation Part III:
Particles and Reactions
Daniel Main
4:00 p.m. Close

Tuesday, September 17

9:30 a.m. Coffee
10:00 a.m. Introduction to Text-based Simulation: Electromagnetics David Smithe
12:00 p.m. Lunch
1:00 p.m. Text-based Simulation: Electrostatics Tom Jenkins
3:00 p.m. Questions/Conclusions Tech-X Team
4:00 p.m. Close

Wednesday, September 18

9:30 a.m. Coffee
10:00 a.m. Effective Meshing in VSim Sergey Averkin
10:30 a.m. Reactions Framework Jarrod Leddy
11:00 a.m. Multipacting Tobias Oliver
12:00 p.m. Lunch
1:00 p.m. RSim Sveta Shasharina
2:00 p.m. Workshopping

Thursday, September 19

9:30 a.m. Coffee
10:00 a.m. Electron Beam Configurations Interacting with Plasmas Christopher Doss
11:15 a.m. Break
11:30 a.m. Use Case: VSim for RF Applications Trudy Bolin and
Salvador Isaac Sosa Guitron
12:30 p.m. Lunch
1:30 p.m. Modeling a Gyrotron Mode Converter
Using 3-D CFDTD Simulation
Ming-Chieh Lin
2:00 p.m. Workshopping