Tuesday September 8, 2015
Sep 8 - Morning (8:30-9:15 AM)
Plenary 4 - Status of superconducting materials and applications in China
Location: Auditorium Lumière
Chair: Dr. Elie K. Track, CEO, nVizix LLC, past President, IEEERCSC
Prof. Pingxiang Zhang
President of Northwest Institute for Nonferrous Metal Research Xian, Shaanxi, China
In this presentation, the recent progress of R&D in China on Low Tc Supercondutcors (including NbTi, Nb3Sn and Nb3Al) and High Tc Superconductors (including YBCO, BSCCO, MgB2 and iron pnictides) and the status of their applications in power grid, acce- lerators, medical equipment and propulsion have been reviewed.