Stephanie Miller

  • Program Year: 2
  • Academic Institution: University of Michigan
  • Field of Study: Plasmas and Nuclear Fusion
  • Academic Advisor: Ryan McBride
  • Residencies:
    Sandia National Laboratories, New Mexico (2019)
  • Degree(s):
    B.S. Nuclear Engineering and Radiological Sciences, University of Michigan, 2016

Publications

Invited Talks:

S.M. Miller, S.R. Klein, P.C. Campbell, J.M. Woolstrum, C.C. Kuranz, N.M. Jordan, S.A. Slutz, M.R. Gomez, S.N. Bland, and R.D. McBride, "Laser and pulsed power coupling for magnetized liner inertial fusion (MagLIF)." Invited talk (to be given) ICHED 2019 (Oxford, UK April 2019).


Oral Presentations:

S.M. Miller, S.R. Klein, P.C. Campbell, J.M. Woolstrum, C.C. Kuranz, N.M. Jordan, S.A. Slutz, M.R. Gomez, S.N. Bland, and R.D. McBride, "Laser Gate Experiment for Reducing Energy Coupling Losses in Magnetized Liner Inertial Fusion (MagLIF)." APS-DPP, Portland OR, November 2018.

R. D. McBride, P. C. Campbell, S. M. Miller, J. M. Woolstrum, D. A. Yager-Elorriaga, A.M.Steiner, A. Rao, F. B. Darby, A. Denniston, C. Wagner, S. A. Slutz, M. R. Gomez, M. Jones, J. J. Leckbee, M. L. Wisher, M. L. Kiefer, D. B. Sinars, W. A. Stygar, M. E. Cuneo, N. M. Jordan, Y. Y. Lau, and R. M. Gilgenbach, "Status Of Linear Transformer Driver Facilities For High-Density Z-Pinch Experiments At The University Of Michigan.", DZP 2017 International Conference (Lake Tahoe, NV. August 13-17, 2017).

Poster Presentations:

S.M. Miller, S.R. Klein, P.C. Campbell, J.M. Woolstrum, C.C. Kuranz, N.M. Jordan, S.A. Slutz, M.R. Gomez, S.N. Bland, and R.D. McBride, "Laser Gate Experiment for Reducing Energy Coupling Losses in Magnetized Liner Inertial Fusion (MagLIF)." MIPSE Graduate Symposium, Ann Arbor, MI, November 2018.

S.M. Miller, S.R. Klein, P.C. Campbell, J.M. Woolstrum, C.C. Kuranz, N.M. Jordan, S.A. Slutz, M.R. Gomez, S.N. Bland, and R.D. McBride, "Laser Gate Experiment For
Magnetized Liner Inertial Fusion (MagLIF) Utilizing A Mini-Pulser", ICOPS, Denver, CO, June 2018.

S.M. Miller, S.A. Slutz, S.R. Klein, P.C. Campbell, J.M. Woolstrum, D.A. Yager-Elorriaga,
M.R. Gomez, N.M. Jordan, Y.Y. Lau, R.M. Gilgenbach, and R.D. McBride, "Pulsed Laser Gate Experiment for Magnetized Liner Inertial Fusion (MagLIF)", SSAP, Bethesda, MD, February 2018.

S.M. Miller, S.A. Slutz, S.R. Klein, P.C. Campbell, J.M. Woolstrum, M.R. Gomez, D.A. Yager-Elorriaga, N.M. Jordan, Y.Y. Lau, R.M. Gilgenbach, and R.D. McBride, "Pulsed Laser Gate Experiment for Magnetized Liner Inertial Fusion (MagLIF)", APS-DPP, Milwaukee, WI, October 2017.

S.M. Miller, S.A. Slutz, S.R. Klein, P.C. Campbell, J.M. Woolstrum, M.R. Gomez, D.A. Yager-Elorriaga, N.M. Jordan, Y.Y. Lau, R.M. Gilgenbach, R.D. McBride, "Pulsed Laser Gate Experiment for Magnetized Liner Inertial Fusion (MagLIF)", DZP 2017 International Conference (Lake Tahoe, NV. August 13-17, 2017).

S.M. Miller, A.M. Steiner, R.D. McBride, D.A. Yager-Elorriaga, N.M. Jordan, Y.Y. Lau, R.M Gilgenbach, "Electrothermal Instability Studies on a Small Pulsed Power Device", ICOPS, Atlantic City, NJ, May 2017.


Papers:

R. D. McBride, P. C. Campbell, S. M. Miller, J. M. Woolstrum, D. A. Yager-Elorriaga, A.M.Steiner, A. Rao, F. B. Darby, A. Denniston, C. Wagner, S. A. Slutz, M. R. Gomez, M. Jones, J. J. Leckbee, M. L. Wisher, M. L. Kiefer, D. B. Sinars, W. A. Stygar, M. E. Cuneo, N. M. Jordan, Y. Y. Lau, and R. M. Gilgenbach, "Status Of Linear Transformer Driver Facilities For High-Density Z-Pinch Experiments At The University Of Michigan." Invited IEEE Trans. Plasma Sci., Special Issue on Invited and Tutorial Papers from ICOPS 2017 (2018).

P. C. Campbell, J. M. Woolstrum, F. Antoulinakis, T. M. Jones, D. A. Yager-Elorriaga, S. M. Miller, N. M. Jordan, Y. Y. Lau, R. M. Gilgenbach, and R. D. McBride, "Diagnostic and Power Feed Upgrades to the MAIZE Facility." IEEE Trans. Plasma Sci., Special Issue on Z-Pinch Plasmas (2018).

V.L. Kantsyrev, A.S. Safronova, V.V. Shlyaptseva, I.K. Shrestha, C.J. Butcher, M.T. Schmidt-Petersen, A. Stafford, A.M. Steiner, D.A. Yager-Elorriaga, P.C. Campbell, S.M. Miller, N.M. Jordan, R.D. McBride, R.M. Gilgenbach, J.L. Giuliani, and A.L. Velikovich, "Studies of implosions and radiative properties of tungsten planar wire arrays on Michigan's LTD pulsed power generator", IEEE Trans. Plasma Sci., Special Issue on Z-Pinch Plasmas (2018).