SES #  TOPICS  KEY DATES 

1 
Introduction
Superconductivity and Applications Prospects and Challenges 
Homework 1 due 
2 
Electromagnetic Fields
Static Fields Timevarying Fields 
Homework 2 due 
3 
Magnets and Fields
Law of Biot and Savart, Solenoids, Hybrid Dipoles, Quadrupoles, Toroid 
Homework 3 due 
4 
Magnetic Forces and Stresses
Forces in Magnets Stresses, Structural Design 
Homework 4 due 
5 
_Cryogenics _ Operation at 4.2K, 1.8K, 2077K, Cryocooler Leads, Experimental Techniques 
Homework 5 due 
6  Quiz 1 (Open Book): Covers Lectures 15  
7 
_Conductors _ NbTi and A15 Conductors CableinConduit Conductors (CICC), HTS 

8 
_Magnetic Instabilities _ Bean’s Critical State Model, Magnetization Flux Jumping, Multifilaments, HTS Windings 
Homework 6 due 
9 
Stability
Cryostability, Dynamic Stability The MPZ Concept, CICC 
Homework 7 due 
10 
_AC and Other Disturbances _ AC Losses Splice and Mechanical Losses 
Homework 8 due 
11 
Protection and HTS Magnets
Protection HTS Magnets 
Homework 9 due 
12  Quiz 2 (Open Book): Covers primarily Lectures 610 
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2003
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