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The VACU-TEC People and scope

 

 

Coordinator

 

Christian Day
Coordinator of VACU-TEC                                                
Karlsruhe Institute of Technology
KIT-CN, Dept. ITEP
Hermann-von-Helmholtz-Platz 1
76344 Eggenstein-Leopoldshafen
Germany
E-Mail: Christian dayNex3∂kit edu
Phone: +49.721.6082.2609

 

 

Botond Meszaros
EFDA Responsible for VACU-TEC                           

EFDA-CSU Garching
Boltzmannstrasse 2
85748 Garching bei München
Germany
E-Mail: Botond MeszarosOvz7∂efda org
Phone: +49.89.3299.4318
 

 

 

 

Michael Henn
VACU-TEC Financial Manager                                         

Karlsruhe Institute of Technology
KIT-CN, FUSION
Hermann-von-Helmholtz-Platz 1
76344 Eggenstein-Leopoldshafen
Germany
E-Mail: Michael hennKxb9∂kit edu
Phone: +49.721.6082.5547


 

 

 

Mihaela Ionescu-Bujor
VACU-TEC Secretary                                          

Karlsruhe Institute of Technology
KIT-CN, FUSION
Hermann-von-Helmholtz-Platz 1
76344 Eggenstein-Leopoldshafen
Germany
E-Mail: Mihaela Ionescu-BujorWau1∂kit edu
Phone: +49.721.6082.2245

 

 

 

 

Supervisors

 

Francois Millet 
Supervisor WP1:

Cryogenic Engineering / Cold turbopump development

CEA Grenoble
INAC-SBT
17 Rue des martyrs
38054 Grenoble Cedex 9
France
E-Mail: Francois milletLzm8∂cea fr
Phone: +33.4.38.78.93.10

 

 

 

Volker Hauer 
Supervisor WP2:

Vacuum instrumentation                                                    

Karlsruhe Institute of Technology
KIT-CN, Dept. ITEP
Hermann-von-Helmholtz-Platz 1
76344 Eggenstein-Leopoldshafen
Germany
E-Mail:  Volker hauerNzh6∂kit edu
Phone: +49.721.6082.3051 

 

 

 

Laurent Gargiulo
Supervisor WP3:

Leak localisation                                                               

CEA Cadarache
IRFM-STEP
13108 St Paul-Lez-Durance Cedex
France
E-Mail:  Laurent gargiuloQen7∂cea fr
Phone: +33.4.42.25.46.84
 

 

 

 

Christian Day
Supervisor WP4:

Mechanical vacuum engineering                                          

Karlsruhe Institute of Technology
KIT-CN, Dept. ITEP
Hermann-von-Helmholtz-Platz 1
76344 Eggenstein-Leopoldshafen
Germany
E-Mail: Christian dayMve4∂kit edu
Phone: +49.721.6082.2609

 

 

Dimitris Valougeorgis
Supervisor WP5:

Vacuum gas dynamics                                           
 

University of Thessaly
Dept. Mechanical Engineering
38344 Volos
Greece
E-Mail: DivaMuu5∂mie uth gr
Phone: +30.2421074058

 

 

 

 

Mentors

 

Frederic Dolizy 
Mentor WP6:

Practical vacuum education                                      

Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale Lausanne
EPFL SB CRPP
1015 Lausanne
Switzerland
E-Mail: Frederic dolizyIip1∂epfl ch
Phone: +41.21.693.34.88
 

 

 

Heinz Grote 
Mentor WP7:

Complex vacuum systems                                   

Max-Planck-Institut für Plasmaphysik
Teilinstitut Greifswald / W7-X
Wendelsteinstraße 1
17491 Greifswald
Germany
E-Mail: Heinz groteNvl8∂ipp mpg de
Phone: +49.3834.88.2719 

 

 

 

 

Trainees

 

Julien Andre
Trainee WP1:

The objective of this work package is:
- to design,
- manufacture and
- test a cryo-mechanical high vacuum pump on turbo-pump technology.

CEA Grenoble
INAC-SBT
17 Rue des martyrs
38054 Grenoble Cedex 9
France                                 
E-Mail: julien andreXdt3∂cea fr
Phone: +33.4.38.78.94.41 

 

 

Katharina Battes
Trainee WP2:

The objective of this work package is:
to develop vacuum pressure instrumentation and outgassing information for use in the ITER cryopumps and to advance the ITER leak detection system.

Karlsruhe Institute of Technology
KIT-CN, Dept. ITEP        
Hermann-von-Helmholtz-Platz 1                          
76344 Eggenstein-Leopoldshafen
Germany                          
E-Mail:  Katharina battesMtx1∂kit edu
Phone: +49.721.6082.2168 

 

 

Aurélien Durocher
Trainee WP3:

The objective of this work package is:
to do analysis and concept development of remote devices for the leak localisation system of ITER. 

CEA Cadarache
IRFM-STEP
13108 St Paul-Lez-Durance Cedex
France                                       
E-Mail:  aurelien durocherTer9∂cea fr
Phone: +33.4.42.25.59.96

 

 

 

 

Thomas Giegerich
Trainee WP4:

The objective of this work package is:
to identify new concepts for vacuum pumps at fusion reactors and to elaborate solutions towards a tritium–compatible forevacuum pump system.

Karlsruhe Institute of Technology
KIT-CN, Dept. ITEP
Hermann-von-Helmholtz-Platz 1                    
76344 Eggenstein-Leopoldshafen
Germany                              
E-Mail:  Thomas giegerichNem0∂kit edu
Phone: +49.721.6082.2591 

 

 

Christos Tantos
Trainee WP5:

The objective of this work package is:
the modelling of gas piping distribution systems and pumping equipment in DT fusion reactors under low, medium and high vacuum conditions based on advanced simulation tools. 

University of Thessaly
Dept. Mechanical Engineering
38344 Volos
Greece                                         
E-Mail: christantosIst9∂mie uth gr
Phone:  +30.2421074336