POSTER SESSION 1
Wednesday, May 26, 4:20 p.m.  6:00 p.m.

Poster Title


Author/Presenter

Effect of rail dimension on current distribution and inductance gradient 

A. Keshtkar 
Effect of liquid film Indium on thermal and electromagnetic distribution of an electromagnetic launcher with new armature 

M. Ghassemi and Y. M. Barsi 
Computation of magnetic fields using a 2D hybrid finite element/boundary element algorithm and comparison with analytical solutions 

V. Thiagarajan and K. T. Hsieh 
Investigation of a 3D hybrid finite element/boundary element method for electromagnetic launch applications and validation using semianalytical solutions


V. Thiagarajan and K. T. Hsieh 
Use of a fast shock tube as an injector for electromagnetic railgun 

T. Yangmeng and W. Ying 
The dynamics of the acceleration of a band liner in a magnetic compressor 

M. Galanin, K. Milyayev, V. Bakhtin, E. Grabovskiy, A. Zhitlukhin, V. Levashov, A. Lototskiy, N. Umrikhin, and D. Toporkov 
FEM analysis of the induction motor used for hybrid electric vehicle 

C. Shukang, Z. Ping, and W. Tiecheng 
Optimization design of driving coil in the coil gun with plate projectile 

L. Liyi, L. Xiaopeng, S. Liwei, and C. Shukang 
An improved, linear homopolar, electromagnetic launcher: STAR 

W. C. Nunnally, J. E. Thompson, T. G. Engel, and C. V. Smith, Jr. 
Mechanical and mathematical model of passive electromagnetic armor and solution with FEA 

Z. Zhenzhong, H. Jinsuo, X. Longtang, and Z. Chenqingchang

A novel driven and control system for directwheeldriven electric vehicle 

T. Guilin, M. Zhiyun, Z. Libing, and L. Langru 
Research progress in the development of a highefficiency, mediumcaliber helical coil electromagnetic launcher 

T.G. Engel, W.C. Nunnally, and J. Neri 
Operating control of efficiently generating of induction motor for driving hybrid electric vehicle (HEV) 

K. Baoquan, L. Liyi, C. Shukang, and M. Fanrong 
Design and manufacture high current measurement device with proper bandwidth by Rogowski coil technique 

S.M. Miresmaily and G. Darvish 
Study of a SingleStage Electromagnetic Launcher System Using Pancake Coil 

Q. Deng, J. Li, Y. Gui, J. Yuan, Z. Wang 
Electrical characteristics of high energy density MLC for pulse power application 

L. Dai, F. Lin, Z. Zhu, and J. Li 
Analytical approximation for current distribution in the rail accelerator 

V. Chemerys and A. Raychenko 
Scanning electron microscope examination of JA2 propellant samples exposed to plasma radiation 

M.A. Schroeder, R.A. Beyer, and R.A. PesceRodriguez 
New enginemotor hybriddriving system for the future's Armor Vehicle 

Z. Keyi, F. Ming, and W. Haiqiang 
Mixing processes of plasmas in electrothermalchemical guns 

C.R. Woodley 
Reliable, highly reproducible plasma injectors for ET and ETC launchers 

N. Shafir, D. Zoler, S. Wald, and M. Shapira 
Calculation of electromagnetic force on Threephase Aircore coils linear thruster 

W. Xinlao, Z. Qianfan, C. Shukang, P. Yulong, and C. Yuan 
Integrating electromagnetic launchers on ships 

A. Challita, J. Barber, J. Ykema, and C. Allen 
Communication on vehicle management unit in the electric vehicle 

Wu Hongxing, C. Shumei, and C. Shukang 
Multibeam electromagnetic shock wave generator 

Yu.V.Andriyanov, B.A.Garilevich, K.G.Bagaudinov 
Empirical data on high flow rate coolants in copper tubing and the effects on the coolant’s electrical resistivity 

J. Hahne, H. Liu, C. S. Hearn, E. Schroeder, and J. O'Rarden
UT Center for Electromechanics 
Development of the 40 V hybrid supercapacitor unit 

Z. Jiyan, Z. Li, and S. Jinyan 
Design and performance of an 8MJ launch package 

I. R. McNab, M. Erengil, S. Satapathy, and W. S. Lawhorn 
Loss reduction strategies in design of magnetic bearing actuators for military vehicle applications 

M. Pichot 
The mechanical behavior of conductors exposed to shortduration thermal loading 

R. Watkins, K. RaviChandar, and S. Satapathy 
Flywheel charging module for energy storage used in electromagnetic aircraft launch system 

D. W. Swett and J. G. Blanche 
Design characteristics of induction motor used for hybrid electric vehicle 

W. Tiecheng, Z. Ping, and C. Shukang 
Analysis of Rail Surfaces from a MultiShot Railgun 

R. A. Meger, K. Cooper, H. Jones, J. Neri, S. Qadri, I. L. Singer, J. Sprague, and K. J. Wahl 
Experimental investigation of hypervelocity plasma jets generated with a coaxial arc device 

M. Rott, C. Artelt, and T. Höschen 
Interruption of the explosion of plasma initiator wires 

M.J. Taylor 
Iterative transient model for railgun electromechanical performance optimization 

R.K. Pitman, R.L. Ellis, and J.S. Bernardes 
Estimating the efficiency of pulsed alternators 

D. Landen 
Simulation and research of onedimensional coupling model of SPETCG 

J. Sun, Y. Lv, Y. Wang, and G. Feng 
Resistance calculation of the reusable linear magnetic flux compressor coil 

J. Li, Y. Gui, P. Yan, J. Yuan, and Z. Wang 
A high current, high dI/dt, light activated thyristor 

D. Giorgi, J. Long, D. Crosley, and T. Navapanich 



POSTER SESSION 2
Thursday, May 27, 9:30 a.m.  11:00 a.m.

Poster Title


Author/Presenter

Effect of armature slit dimensions on railgun performance 

A. Keshtkar and H. Khaniki 
On the noise component in muzzle voltage traces 

D. Melton and F. Stefani 
Analysis of the effects of induced fields from sliding electrical contacts 

V. Thiagarajan 
A pulsed MHD generator for electric launcher 

W. Ying, Y. Ping, X. Haizhong, F. Genxi, L. Qiang 
The finite element analysis for the magnetic field of the active EM armor projectile interceptor 

L. Zhiyuan, M. Sun, F. Ming, and C. Yangjie 
Structural mechanics for electromagnetic rail guns 

J. T. Tzeng 
Space application research based on reconnection electromagnetic launch (RCEML) technology 

L. Liyi, L. Xiaopeng, and K. Baoquan 
Emulational research and experimental analysis of reconnection electromagnetic launcher (RCEML) 

C. Shukang, L. Liyi, and L. Xiaopeng 
Li ion energy storage for pulse power applications 

T. Matty and K. Nechev 
Design characteristic and calorification analysis of watercooling and highspeed induction motor used in hybrid electric vehicle (HEV) 

L. Liyi, K. Baoquan, C. Shukang, and H. Yusheng 
Experiments with brush armatures: new technical solutions 

M. Schneider, R. Schneider, and D. Eckenfels 
Electromagnetic and mechanical gyro stabilization in railgun launcher 

G. Becherini, A. Tellini, and B. Tellini 
Experiments with brush projectiles in a parallel augmented railgun 

J. Gallant and P. Lehmann 
The study on optics measuring method for projectile position in coil electromagnetic launch 

Q. Chao, L. Xiaopeng, W. Zijun, and D. Jingmin 
A 200KJ mobile pulsed power supply 

Y. Gui, J. Dong, J. Li, C. Yu, Q. Deng, Y. Peng, and P. Yan 
Implementation of a 50kW 4phases switched reluctance motor drive system for HEV 

W. Shuanghong, Z. Qionghua, M. Zhiyuan, and Z. Libing 
Some results of research in the Ukraine of the electromechanical energy conversion in connection with analysis of stress state of active conductors in the railgun and coilgun 

V. Chemerys 
Analysis of electromagnetic field diffusion into the electrode and armature of rail accelerator using the method of Green’s function 

V. Chemerys and V. Gorin 
The dependency of magnetic blowoff forces on current in armature transition 

F. Aixia, H. Junjia, Q. Shihong, and P. Yuan 
A novel type rail coil hybrid electromagnetic launcher 

Y. Shiyong, W. Ying, C. Shanbao, L Qian, L. Xuqiong, and W. Wei 
Axial excited hybrid reluctant motor applied in EV and research of its axial coil signal 

Z. Qianfan, S. Liwei, P. Yulong, and C. Shukang 
Research on ammunition integration for the electrothermal chemical gun 

S. Zhongsheng, S. Caihui, R. Zhaoxing, W. Ying, and C. Sanbao 
Analysis and calculation of coils losses on planar air core coil linear thruster based on analytical method for specific magnetic field 

W. Xinlao, C. Shukang, Z. Qianfan, and P. Yulong 
A driver of brushless DC motor for electric vehicle 

Wu Hongxing, C. Shukang, and C. Shumei 
Proposition of novel Xshape rail gun 

M. Chung 
FEM/MOM formulation for the analysis of current distribution in rail launchers 

A. Musolino 
Geometric modeling and EM analysis of electrical windings for pulsed alternators 

G. Wedeking 
Performance spectrum of optical triggered thyristor switches for electric weapon systems 

Th. H.G.G. Weise, B. Schuenemann, R. Keller, and J. Przybilla 
Control of variation of delay time from ignition to launch in ETC gun 

Y. Akahoshi, E. Matsuda, and H. Hata 
Ultrastiff, low mass, EM gun design 

M.D. Werst, J.R. Kitzmiller, C.S. Hearn and G.A. Wedeking 
Rail stator augmentation magnetic flux compression linear generator used in electric guns 

D. Xiaojun, L. Zhengguo, P. Guohua, W. Ying, and L. Zhiyuan 
Magnetization analysis of the brushless DC motor Used for hybrid electric vehicle 

Z. Ping, L. Yong, C. Shumei, W. Yan, and C. Shukang 
Mechanical behaviour of the PEGASUS railgun projectile during the launch 

B. Reck 
Comparison from modelling and experiment of electrothermal plasma temperature and pressure within granular propellant beds 

M.J. Taylor and C.R. Woodley 
The response of propellants to plasma radiation 

R.A. Beyer and R.A. PesceRodriguez 
Investigation of windage splits in an enclosed test fixture having a high speed composite rotor in low air pressure environments 

H. Liu, M. Werst, J. Hahne, and D. Bogard 
Development of a plasma armature railgun with two distributed power supplies 

A. Yamori, Y. Ono, and S. Sasaki 
Numerical simulation of a complete generatorrail launch system 

S. Barmada, A. Musolino, M. Raugi, and R. Rizzo 
The conception of the explosion cumulative effect electromagnetic control optimal realization 

S. V. Demidkov 
Parameters of electric discharge in gas of high density 

A.F. Savvateev, A.A. Bogomaz, A.V. Budin, M.E. Pinchuk, and Ph.G. Rutberg 
Numerical simulation of a complete generatorrail launch system 

S. Barmada, A. Musolino, M. Raugi, and R. Rizzo 
Thermal characteristics of a laboratory EML launcher 

S. Satapathy 
Source of the magnetic field for realization of EML technologies 

E. T. Protasevich and V. I. Shishkovsky 
Corrected definition of skin depth at diffusion of pulsed magnetic field into moving conducting medium 

V. Chemerys and A. Raychenko 


