Past Events Proceedings

All Proceedings

Registration Desk Opening

ESCC training course - Part I

9h30-12h00

Lunch

12h00 - 13h00

Resistor Seminar

13h00-16h00

ESCC training course - Part II

13h00 - 16h00

ESA Site Tour & Space Expo Museum

16h00-18h00

Registration Desk Opening

Welcome Speech

Presentation

Introduction & Instructions Speech

Technology Roadmaps

Space Passive Components : Activities, News and Trends
Leo Farhat & Denis Lacombe, ESA

Presentation
Normative System & Standards

Recent developments in ESCC Qualification Methodology. Experience in Implementation with passive components
Fernando Martinez, ESA

Presentation
Normative System & Standards

Harness Optimization by improving the Wire Rating Standards
Marc MALAGOLI, Airbus Defence and Space
Adry Vliet, Wubbo Grave, Yoann Allewaert, Leo Farhat, Denis Lacombe, Roel Benthem

Presentation Final Paper

Networking Break

Sponsored by Presidio Components

New Developments

ELARA Platform
Richard Johannes, Smiths Interconnect

Presentation Final Paper
New Developments

Recent developments in microwave filters based on GaN/Si SAW resonators, operating at frequencies above 5 GHz
Alina Cristina Bunea, IMT Bucharest
Dan Neculoiu, Adrian Miron Dinescu, Leo Arij Farhat

Presentation Final Paper
Technical Introduction of Components (TICs)

Ferrite and Microwave Assemblies for Satellites and other Space Applications
Alan McNeil, Smiths Interconnect

Presentation
Technical Introduction of Components (TICs)

New Generation of Heating solutions for Space propulsion and satcom thermal management
olivier HERVE, THERMOCOAX

Presentation
Technical Introduction of Components (TICs)

Cristal innov : Quartz and piezolectric substrates for space passive components
Patricia Jeandel, Cristal innov

Presentation
Technical Introduction of Components (TICs)

Versatile Miniature Power and Data Connectors for Rapid Integration
Nigel Kellett, Axon' Cable Ltd

Presentation
Technical Introduction of Components (TICs)

2nd PCNS Symposium Invitation
Tomas Zednicek, European Passive Components I.

Presentation

Lunch

13h00-14h30

Dedicated Poster Session

Materials and Processes

Electrospun Fibrous Flexible EDLC Electrodes
Andres Krumme, Tallinn University of Technol.
Siret Malmberg, Mati Arulepp, Elvira Tarasova, Viktoria Vassiljeva, Illia Krasnou, Jaan Leis, Natalja Savest, Léo Farhat, Denis Lacombe

Presentation Final Paper
Materials and Processes

Laser machining of multi-capacitance custom design filtering MLCC’s
Pascale ESCURE, Exxelia
Henri LAVILLE

Presentation Final Paper
Materials and Processes

Pushing tantalum capacitors to the limit: A powder manufacturers view to 300 V and beyond
Marcel Hagymasi, H.C. Starck GmbH
Ralph Dietmar Otterstedt, Christoph Schnitter, Oliver Thomas, Rich Reifenheiser

Presentation Final Paper
Materials and Processes

Development of antistatic cable insulator by dispersing electroconductive nanoparticles: from the Lab material to the prototype
Frédéric Addiego, LIST
Pierre-Yves Mikus, Stéphanie Huguenot, Gérard Biscaras, Denis Lacombe, Léo Farhat

Presentation Final Paper
Lessons Learned and In-flight Experiences

Relays : Failures occurring & Lessons learnt
Denis Lacombe & Leo Farhat, ESA

Presentation

Welcome Drink

18h00- 20h00

Session & Chair Introduction

Technology Roadmaps

ADS Roadmap for Passive Components

Laurent Toudret, Airbus Defence and Space

Presentation
Technology Roadmaps

Capacitors News and Trends
Tomas Zednicek, EPCI

Presentation Final Paper
Application, Trends & Needs

Power Distribution System Efficiency Considerations
Gaby Cristian Mindreci, Positronic

Presentation Final Paper
Evaluation & Qualification

Ta SMD capacitors with Polymer Counter Electrode for Space Applications
Ana Tomás, KEMET Portugal, SA
Cristina Caetano, Denis Lacombe, Leo Farhat

Presentation Final Paper
Evaluation & Qualification

New versions of coaxial attenuators and loads
Olivier Berenfeld, RADIALL SA

Presentation Final Paper
Evaluation & Qualification

Extension of the space qualified MLCC’s ranges
Henri LAVILLE, Exxelia

Presentation Final Paper

Networking Break

Sponsored by Presidio Components

Test, Reliability & Evaluation for space

A Screening Method Using Pulsed Power Combined with Infrared Imaging to Detect Pattern Defects in Bulk Metal Foil or Thin Film Resistors
Jay Brusse, ASRC AS&D at NASA Goddard
Lyudmyla Panashchenko

Presentation Final Paper
Test, Reliability & Evaluation for space

Polymer Tantalum Capacitors with Suppressed Sensitivity to Water Content
Jan Petrzilek, AVX
Miloslav Uher, Jiri Navratil

Presentation Final Paper
Test, Reliability & Evaluation for space

Comparative test results (performed by EGGO Space s.r.o) of large format supercapacitors from Skeleton Technologies and well-known competitors (anonymously
David Latif, EGGO Space s.r.o
Petr Vašina

Presentation Final Paper
Technical Introduction of Components (TICs)

Improved Power Handling in Resistive Devices
 Chris Hawn, Smiths Interconnect

Presentation
Technical Introduction of Components (TICs)

RF Space Flight Cable Assembly Development
Aidan Doran, Carlisle Interconnect Technologies

Presentation
Technical Introduction of Components (TICs)

COBHAM MICROWAVE SPACE COMPONENTS
Jean-Marc BUREAU, COBHAM MICROWAVE

Presentation
Technical Introduction of Components (TICs)

Ultra-High Precision Z Foil Current Sense Resistors for Space Applications
Hero Faierstain & Jacob Musel, VPG FOIL RESISTORS

Presentation

MDMA / MDMB 51 Ways Connectors

Rémi ANTOINE, C&K

Presentation
Technical Introduction of Components (TICs)

E & W Band Waveguide Isolators for Satellite Communications
John Wilson, Dorado International

Presentation

Lunch

13h00 - 14h30

Technology Roadmaps

The latest activities related to the passive components in JAXA
Akifumi Maru, JAXA

Presentation Final Paper
Application, Trends & Needs

Developing and qualification high speed digital harness for Telecom space flight
Simon Liller, Airbus Defence and Space

Presentation Final Paper
New Developments

EMI Tight Rectangular Connectors
Arnaud Thouand, Airbus defence and space
Rémi ANTOINE, Olivier MASSON, Gilles ROUCHAUD, Erwan GILBERT

Presentation Final Paper
New Developments

Miniaturization and Advances of Bulk Head Mounted EMI Filters: Material, Process, Design
rhazy edily, AVX Filters
Ron Demcko

Presentation Final Paper
New Developments

Fused Deposition Modeling: A new technology for the fabrication of microwave loads
Vincent LAUR, Lab-STICC / UBO
Julien Ville, Alexis Chevalier, Azar Maalouf, Philippe Roquefort, Den Palessonga, Philippe Agaciak, Allan Pen, Ronan Gingat, Younès Arbaoui, Thierry Aubry, Patrick Queffelec

Presentation Final Paper
New Developments

Power Sub-Miniature (PSM) Interface
Hasteen Jobalia, HUBER+SUHNER Astrolab

Presentation Final Paper

Networking Break

Sponsored by Presidio Components

Interactive Panel Discussion

Interactive Panel Discussion:

"“Impact of Digitalisation on Passive Components

17h00 - 18h00

Gala Dinner

19h30 - 01h00

Session Chair & Introduction

Technology Roadmaps

TAS RoadMap
Dominique DUCASSE, THALES ALENIA SPACE
Myriam BOYER, Teva IHORAI

Presentation
New Developments

High stability, very low phase noise, PULSAR-SP USO
Emmanuel GIRARDET, AR ELECTRONIQUE
Pierre BOILLOT, Sebastien RENAUD

Presentation Final Paper
New Developments

Solderless assembly of high pin count packages on PCB
Helene JOCHEM, THALES ALENIA SPACE
Norbert Venet, Patrice RETHO

Presentation Final Paper Best Paper Award
New Developments

Q-band planar ultra-compact microwave circulators
Vincent LAUR, Lab-STICC / UBO
Nathan Noutehou, Camille Patris, David Névo, Richard Lebourgeois, Olivier Vendier, Patrick Queffelec, Jean-Luc Roux

Presentation Final Paper
New Developments

Advances in Wet Tantalum Capacitor Technology
Michael Mosier, Vishay Intertechnology
Jean Racine

Presentation Final Paper
New Developments

The Evolution of SpaceWire Electrical Interconnect: Faster, Lighter, Smaller
Nigel Kellett, Axon' Cable Ltd
Gilles Rouchaud

Presentation Final Paper

Networking Break

Sponsored by Presidio Components

Test, Reliability & Evaluation for space

Anomalous Transients in Chip Polymer Tantalum Capacitors
Alexander Teverovsky, ASRC Federal S&D

Presentation Final Paper
Test, Reliability & Evaluation for space

Tantalum and Niobium-based Capacitors: Science, Technology, and Space Applications
Yuri Freeman, Kemet

Presentation
Test, Reliability & Evaluation for space

Qualification of Commercial Off-The-Shelf Supercapacitors for Space Applications
FAURE BERTRAND, Airbus Defence and Space
FRANCK DE BONET D'OLEON, LAURENCE COSQUERIC, MAREK SIMCAK, DAVID LATIF, DENIS LACOMBE, BRANDON BUERGLER

Presentation Final Paper
Test, Reliability & Evaluation for space

Qualification of press-fit connector for space-flight applications, feedback and Design improvements
Francisco J. Aparicio, ALTER Technology
Gaby Cristian Mindreci, Davic Ramirez-Cruzado, Dimas J. Morilla, Manuel Dominguez

Presentation Final Paper

Closing Session & Award Ceremony

Lunch

13h10-14h00

Manufacturers' Private Roadmap

Manufacturers' Private Roadmap
Parallel private sessions for manufacturers to present their roadmaps
14h00-15h30 
14h-14h30     Smiths Interconnect Technical and Product Roadmap
14h-14h30     Rakon understanding of New Space requirements and adapted offering
14h30-15h     Cobham Microwave Private Roadmap
14h30-15h     Axon' Cable Technology Roadmap
15h-15h30     Gore Product Roadmappresent their roadmaps
15h-15h30     QTI Sensing Solutions; 41 years of supplying QPL thermistors