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Peer-Reviewed Publications
Julian F. Picard, Samuel C. Schaub, Guy Rosenzweig, Jacob C. Stephens, Michael A. Shapiro, and Richard J. Temkin, Laser-driven semiconductor switch for generating nanosecond pulses from a megawatt gyrotron, Applied Physics Letter, 114, 2019. https://doi.org/10.1063/1.5093639 (Editor's Pick)
Xueying Lu, Julian F Picard, Michael A Shapiro, Ivan Mastovsky, Richard J Temkin, Manoel Conde, John G Power, Jiahang Shao, Eric E Wisniewski, Maomao Peng, Gwanghui Ha, Jimin Seok, Scott Doran, Chunguang Jing, Coherent high-power RF wakefield generation by electron bunch trains in a metamaterial structure, Applied Physics Letters 116, 2020. https://doi.org/10.1063/5.0012671
Mohamed AK Othman, Julian Picard, Samuel Schaub, Valery A Dolgashev, Samantha M Lewis, Jeffery Neilson, Andrew Haase, Sudheer Jawla, Bruno Spataro, Richard J Temkin, Sami Tantawi, Emilio A Nanni, Experimental demonstration of externally driven millimeter-wave particle accelerator structure, Applied Physics Letters 117, 073502 (2020) https://doi.org/10.1063/5.0011397
G Rosenzweig, SK Jawla, JF Picard, MA Shapiro, RJ Temkin, Phase Measurements of a 140-GHz Confocal Gyro-Amplifier, J Infrared Milli Terahz Waves (2020)
R.A. Tinguely, A. Rosenthal, R. Simpson, S.B. Ballinger, A.J. Creely, S. Frank, A.Q. Kuang, B.L. Linehan, W. McCarthy, L.M. Milanese, K.J. Montes, T. Mouratidis, J.F. Picard, P. Rodriguez-Fernandez, A.J. Sandberg, F. Sciortino, E.A. Tolman, M. Zhou, B.N. Sorbom, Z.S. Hartwig, A.E. White, Neutron diagnostics for the physics of a high-field, compact, Q ≥ 1 tokamak, Fusion Engineering and Design, 143, 2019, Pages 212-225
Alexander J Creely, Lucio M Milanese, Elizabeth A Tolman, James H Irby, Sean B Ballinger, Samuel Frank, Adam Q Kuang, Bryan L Linehan, William McCarthy, Kevin J Montes, Theodore Mouratidis, Julian F Picard, Pablo Rodriguez-Fernandez, Aaron M Rosenthal, Alexander J Sandberg, Francesco Sciortino, Raspberry A Simpson, R Alexander Tinguely, Muni Zhou, Anne E White, Design study of a combined interferometer and polarimeter for a high-field, compact tokamak, Physics of Plasmas 27 (4), 042516
S.V. Kutsaev, B. Jacobson, A.Yu. Smirnov, T. Campese, V.A. Dolgashev, V. Goncharik, M. Harrison, A. Murokh, E. Nanni, J. Picard, M. Ruelas, and S.C. Schaub, Nanosecond rf-Power Switch for Gyrotron-Driven Millimeter-Wave Accelerators, Phys. Rev. Applied 11, 2019, 034052 (Editor’s Suggestion)

Selected Awards
Best Student Poster Award
2019 North American Particle Accelerator Conference (NAPAC), STARRE Lab: The Sub-THz Accelerator Research Laboratory
Best Student Paper Award
2019 Pulsed Power & Plasma Science Conference (PPPS), Laser-Driven Semiconductor Switch for Generating Nanosecond Pulses from a Megawatt Gyrotron

Publicity

Patents
High Voltage Pre-Pulsing
Pub. Number: US 2017/0366173; Co-inventor with Eagle Harbor Technologies; Filed: June 20, 2017; Published: December 21, 2017
Low Pressure Dielectric Barrier Discharge Plasma Thruster
Pub. Number: US 2016/0327029; Co-inventor with Eagle Harbor Technologies; Filed: May 4, 2015; Published: November 10, 2016

Selected Presentations
J. Picard, X. Lu, J. Shao, M. A. Shapiro, I. Mastovsky, R. J. Temkin, M. Conde, E. E. Wisniewski, M. Peng, G. Ha, S. Doran, C. Jing, "Generation of 1 GW of X-Band power using a metamaterial-based power extractor", 2020 Advanced Accelerator Conference (Virtual)  |  Download Presentation→
M.A.K. Othman, V.A. Dolgashev, A.A. Haase, E.A. Nanni, J. Neilson, S.G. Tantawi, S. Jawla, J. F. Picard, R. J. Temkin, S. C. Schaub, B. Spataro, "High-Gradient Tests of W-Band Accelerating Structures", 2019 North American Particle Accelerator Conference, Lansing, MI
X. Lu, J. Picard, M. Shapiro, I. Mastovsky, R. Temkin, M. Conde, J. G. Power, J. Shao, E. Winiewski, M. Peng, G. Ha, J. Seok, S. Doran, C. Jing, "Experiments with Metamaterial-Based Metallic Accelerating Structures", 2019 North American Particle Accelerator Conference, Lansing, MI (Invited)  |  Download Presentation→
X. Lu, J. Picard, M. Shapiro, I. Mastovsky, R. Temkin, "Experiments with Metallic Metamaterial Structures for Wakefield Acceleration", 2019 APS Division of Particles and Fields, Boston, MA (Invited)
J. Picard, S. Schaub, G. Rosenzeig, J. Stephens, M. Shapiro, R. Temkin, "Laser-Driven Semiconductor Switch for Generating Nanosecond Pulses from a Megawatt Gyrotron", 2019 Pulsed Power and Plasma Science Conference, Orlando, FL (Received Best Student Paper Award)  |  Download Presentation→
M. Othman, J. Picard, S. Schaub, V. Dolgashev, A. Haase, S. Jawla, J. Neilson, B. Spataro, S. Tantawi, R. Temkin, E. Nanni, "High-Power Testing of W-Band Accelerator Cavities", 2019 Pulsed Power and Plasma Science Conference, Orlando, FL (Invited)
J. Picard, "Megawatt-Class, Laser-Driven Semiconductor Switch", February 2019 PSFC Student Seminar  |  Download Presentation→

Selected Conference Proceedings
J. F. Picard, S. C. Schaub, R. J. Temkin, "STARRE Lab: The Sub-THz Accelerator Research Laboratory", in Proc. 2019 North American Particle Accelerator Conf. (NAPAC 2019), Lansing, MI
X. Lu, I. Mastovsky, J. F. Picard, M. A. Shapiro, R. J. Temkin, M. Conde, S. Doran, G. Ha, C. Jing, M . Peng, J. G. Power, J. Seok, J. Shao, E. E. Wisniewski, "Experiments with Metamaterial-Based Metallic Accelerating Structures", in Proc. 2019 North American Particle Accelerator Conf. (NAPAC 2019), Lansing, MI
M. Othman, V. Dolgashev, A. Haase, S. Jawla, E. Nanni, J. Neilson, J. Picard, S. Schaub, B. Spataro, S. Tantawi, R. Temkin, "Initial Results of High-Gradient Breakdown Tests for W-Band Accelerating Structures", in 10th Int. Partile Accelerator Conf. (IPAC'19), Melbourne, Australia 
E. A. Nanni, V. Dolgashev, S. Jawla, J. Neilson, M. Othman, J. Picard, S. Schaub, B. Spataro, S. Tantawi, R. J. Temkin, "Results from mm-Wave Accelerating Structure High-Gradient Tests", in Proc. 43rd International Conference on Infrared, Millimeter, and Terahertz Waves (IRMMW-THz 2018), Nagoya, Japan DOI: 10.1109/IRMMW-THz.2018.8510478.

Selected Conference Posters
J. Picard, S. Schaub, R. Temkin, "STARRE Lab: The Sub-THz Accelerator Research Laboratory", North American Particle Accelerator Conference, Lansing, MI, 2019 (Received Best Student Poster Award)  |  Download Poster→ 
J. Picard, J. Prager, T. Ziemba, K. E. Miller, A. Hashim, “Spectroscopic Investigation of a Dielectric Barrier Discharge Over a Wide Range of Pulse Parameters”, APS Gaseous Electronics Conference, Honolulu, HI, 2015
K. E. Miller, T. Ziemba, J. Prager, J. Picard, “Silicon Carbide MOSFET-Based Switching Power Amplifier for Precision Magnet Control”, APS Division of Plasma Physics Meeting, San Jose, CA, 2016
KE Miller, TM Ziemba, JR Prager, I Slobodov, J Picard, “Isolated, high voltage arbitrary pulse generator”, IEEE International Conference on Plasma Science (ICOPS), Banff, Alberta, 2016
T. Ziemba, J. Picard, J. Prager, K. E. Miller, J. Carscadden, “Characterization of a DBD-Based Plasma Jet Using a Variable Pulse Width Nanosecond Pulser”, APS Division of Plasma Physics Meeting, Savannah, GA, 2015
J. Prager, T. Ziemba, K. E. Miller, J. Picard and A. Hashim, "Silicon-carbide (SiC) MOSFET-based full-bridge for pulsed power applications," 2015 IEEE Pulsed Power Conference (PPC), Austin, TX, 2015, pp. 1-6.
T Ziemba, K Miller, J Prager, J Picard, A Hashim, “Silicon Carbide (SiC) MOSFET-based Full-Bridge for Fusion Science Applications”,  APS Division of Plasma Physics Meeting, New Orleans, LA, 2014
J. Prager, T. Ziemba, K. E. Miller, and J. Picard, “High-Resolution and Frequency, Printed Miniature Magnetic Probes”, APS Division of Plasma Physics Meeting, Denver, CO, 2013