Karlsruhe School of Elementary Particle and Astroparticle Physics: Science and Technology (KSETA)

Christoph Bayer


Institute: ITEP
Email: kit#at#christophbayer.com

PhD thesis

Characterization of High Temperature Superconductor Cables for Magnet Toroidal Field Coils of the DEMO Fusion Power Plant


Conferences and Workshops


  • Mechanical stabilisation for Roebel Assembled Coated Conductor (RACC) Cables
    Applied Superconductivity Conference, Charlotte, USA, poster presentation
  • FBI Tests on Roebel Assembled Coated Conductor (RACC) Cables
    Euro Fusion Status Meeting, Munich, Germany, oral contribution
  • High Temperature Superconductors for DEMO Reactor
    Helmholtz Association, Greifswald, Germany, poster presentation
  • Measurements of High Current HTS Cables in the FBI Facility
    HTS for Fusion, Villigen, Switzerland, oral contribution


  • FBI - Measurement Facility for High Temperature Superconducting Cable Designs
    Conference on Magnet Technology, Boston, USA, poster presentation
  • Participation at CERN Accelerator School, Erice, Italy
  • Low Resistive Soldering Joints for HTS Tapes
    Mechanical and Electromagnetic Effects, Aix-en-Provence, France, oral contribution
  • Participation at CEC-ICMC
    Cryogenic Engineering Conference and International Cryogenic Materials Conference, Anchorage, USA


  • High Temperature Super Conducting Current Leads
    Deutsche Kälte-Klimatagung, Würzburg, Germany, oral contribution
  • Measuring the Critical Current of HTS-Tapes at 4.2 K, using a Cryo-Cooled System
    Applied Superconductor Conference, Portland, USA, poster presentation

Supervised Graduate Students

  • Electromechanical Test Facility for the Study of Superconductors at Cryogenic Temperatures within a Magnetic Field
    David Schneider, Master student

  • Untersuchungen zu Lötkontakten an REBCO-Bandleitern und Roebel Assembled Coated COnductors (RACC)
    Alan Preuß, Master student