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 ApplicationsDiana 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: ElectromagneticsDavid Smithe
12:00 p.m.Lunch
1:00 p.m.Text-based Simulation: ElectrostaticsTom Jenkins
3:00 p.m.Questions/ConclusionsTech-X Team
4:00 p.m.Close

Wednesday, September 18

9:30 a.m.Coffee
10:00 a.m.Effective Meshing in VSimSergey Averkin
10:30 a.m.Reactions FrameworkJarrod Leddy
11:00 a.m.MultipactingTobias Oliver
12:00 p.m.Lunch
1:00 p.m.RSimSveta Shasharina
2:00 p.m.Workshopping

Thursday, September 19

9:30 a.m.Coffee
10:00 a.m.Electron Beam Configurations Interacting with PlasmasChristopher Doss
11:15 a.m.Break
11:30 a.m.Use Case: VSim for RF ApplicationsTrudy 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