PCNS 2017

1st PCNS Symposium 12-15th September 2017, Brno, Czech Republic

event location: Brno University of Technology, Technicka 8, Brno, Czech Republic

PCNS 2017 Visitor Statistics

  • 60 attendees from 13 countries
  • 90% Europe, 10% USA
  • 38% academia, 25% manufacturers, 18% end users
  • automotive, medical and space industry presence

PCNS 2017 Attendees Most Liked Items

  • friendly atmosphere
  • possibility to meet new people
  • get new information about university research programs
  • new products and technologies

PCNS 2017 Programme at a Glance

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PCNS 2017 Technical Programme

PCNS 2017 Technical Papers are published in section e-Symposium here. Or click on the paper link below.

Keynote Speech

Keynote 1: INDEPENDANT LABORATORY FEEDBACK ON ALL INDUSTRY PASSIVE COMPONENTS FAILURE ANALYSIS by Eric Zaia, Béatrice Moreau
Keynote 2: POWER-OVER-COAX FILTER DESIGN CHALLENGES FOR AUTOMOTIVE VISION APPLICATIONS by Ludek Subrt, Valeo Autoklimatizace

Technical Papers

Session 1. Space Components

1.1. APPROACH FOR PASSIVE PARTS PROCUREMENT FOR SPACE IN NEW SPACE SCENARIO by Olga Ramos, David Nuñez, Manuel Morales
1.2. TA SMD CAPACITORS WITH POLYMER COUNTER ELECTRODE FOR SPACE APPLICATIONS by Ana Tomás, Cristina Mota-Caetano, Denis Lacombe, Leo Farhat
1.3. PASSIVE COMPONENT EMBEDDING IN PRINTED CIRCUIT BOARDS FOR SPACE APPLICATIONS by Maarten Cauwe, Johan De Baets, Gerhard Schmid, Christian Galler, Johan De Hert, Steven De Cuyper, Denis Lacombe
1.4. HIGH RELIABLE FUSES VERSUS COTS FUSES by Bruno Zemp, Toni Flury

Session 2. Commercial for Space Components

2.1. LESSONS LEARNT AT ESA FROM FAILURE WITH COMMERCIAL PRODUCT/PROCES IN SPACE APPLICATIONS by Denis Lacombe, Léo Farhat
2.2. PARAMETRIC FAILURES IN COTS CAPACITORS by Alexander Teverovsky, Michael Sampson
2.3. COMMERCIAL VS. HI-REL TANTALUM CAPACITORS IN SPACE APPLICATIONS by Y. Freeman, P. Lessner, K. Tempel

Session 3. Supercapacitors

3.1. ASSESSMENT OF SUPERCAPACITOR’S QUALITY BY MEANS OF LOW FREQUENCY NOISE by Arkadiusz Szewczyk
3.2. INVESTIGATION OF SUPERCAPACITOR’S IMPEDANCE BASED ON SPECTROSCOPIC MEASUREMENTS by Rodica Negroiu, Paul Svasta, Ciprian Ionescu, Alexandru Vasile
3.3. SUPERCAPACITOR DEGRADATION AND RELIABILITY by Tomas Kuparowitz, Vlasta Sedlakova, Josef Sikula, Jiri Majzner, Petr Sedlak

Session 4. New Development

4.1. AEROSOL JET® PRINTING OPPORTUNITY INVITED PAPER by J.Navratil, University of West Bohemia
4.2. NEXT GENERATION OF POLYMER CAPACITORS: BOOSTING PERFORMANCE OF ELECTROLYTIC CAPACITORS BY CONDUCTIVE POLYMER DISPERSIONS by Udo Merker, Klaus Wussow, Katrin Asteman, Wise Chow, Willie Luo, Zhenquan Chen
4.3. PRINTED AND EMBROIDERED ELECTRONIC PASSIVE COMPONENTS by Tomas Blecha, Daniela Moravcova, Tomas Syrovy
4.4. EMBROIDERED TEXTILE ANTENNAS BASED ON HYBRID SEWING THREAD by Martin Pavec, Radek Soukup, Ales Hamacek
4.5. CARBON NANOTUBES AMMONIA SENSOR PRINTED BY AEROSOL JET SYSTEM by J. Stulik, A. Hamacek

Session 5. Applications

5.1. CAPACITORS AND RESISTORS WITH EXTENDED OPERATING TEMPERATURE RANGE FOR GAN APPLICATIONS– DEVELOPMENT AND SPACE EVALUATION by José Sánchez-del-Río, Juan Moreno, Enrique Cordero, Demetrio López, Léo Farhat, Denis Lacombe
5.2. ENERGY HARVESTING IS NOT FICTION ANY MORE by Lorandt Fölkel
5.3. TANTALUM POLYMER CAPACITORS: HERMETIC PACKAGING SOLUTIONS FOR SPACE APPLICATIONS by Chris Reynolds
5.4. PROJECT FOR ENERGY STORAGE ON A CHIP FOR MEMS by J. Hubálek, M. Schneider, R. Hrdý, J. Prášek, U. Schmid

Session 6. Quality & Processes

6.1. KINETICS OF MOISTURE SORPTION AND REVERSE BIAS DEGRADATION IN CHIP TANTALUM CAPACITORS by Alexander Teverovsky
6.2. TEMPERATURE DEPENDENCE OF LEAKAGE CURRENT DEGRADATION OF TANTALUM CAPACITORS AT HIGH ELECTRIC FIELD by Vlasta Sedlakova, Josef Sikula, Martin Kuparowitz, Jan Petrzilek
6.3. THICK FILM POWER RESISTOR WITH THICK PRINTED COPPER TERMINALS by Jiri Hlina, Jan Reboun, Jan Johan, Lukas Stepan, Ales Hamacek