3 Questions: Robert Granetz on fusion research | MIT News

MIT research scientist is exploring how machine learning can predict and prevent disruptions in reactors.

Francesca McCaffrey | MIT Energy Initiative • mit
Oct. 10, 2017 ~6 min

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Alex Creely: Bridging the simulation vs. reality gap | MIT News

Nuclear science and engineering graduate student receives Department of Energy Innovation Award for his work on plasma turbulence.

Paul Rivenberg | Plasma Science and Fusion Center • mit
Sept. 29, 2017 ~5 min

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Measuring depths, scaling heights | MIT News

When not climbing mountains, nuclear science and engineering PhD candidate Leigh Ann Kesler tracks erosion inside fusion reactor containment chambers.

Paul Rivenberg | Plasma Science and Fusion Center • mit
Aug. 31, 2017 ~8 min

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Fusion heating gets a boost | MIT News

The Plasma Science and Fusion Center explores a new recipe for heating plasma.

Paul Rivenberg | Plasma Science and Fusion Center • mit
Aug. 21, 2017 ~5 min

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Probing the magnetic universe | MIT News

Nuclear Science and Engineering Associate Professor Nuno Loureiro ponders the origins of magnetic fields.

Paul Rivenberg | Plasma Science and Fusion Center • mit
June 23, 2017 ~4 min

 astrophysics  space  school-of-engineering  planetary-science  space-astronomy-and-planetary-science  nuclear-science-and-engineering  plasma-science-and-fusion-center  fusion  nuclear-power-and-reactors

Zach Hartwig: Applying diverse skills in pursuit of a fusion breakthrough | MIT News

Newly-appointed Assistant Professor Zach Hartwig's mission is to use nuclear technology to benefit society and the environment.

Peter Dunn | Department of Nuclear Science and Engineering • mit
May 22, 2017 ~6 min

 energy  global-warming  profile  superconductors  research  plasma  school-of-engineering  faculty  nuclear-science-and-engineering  alternative-energy  plasma-science-and-fusion-center  fusion  nuclear-power-and-reactors

Monica Pham: Advancing nuclear power and empowering girls | MIT News

Sophomore researches fusion energy and promotes STEM opportunities for young women.

Leda Zimmerman | Department of Nuclear Science and Engineering • mit
April 21, 2017 ~5 min

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Julien Barber: Protecting magnets and the environment | MIT News

Master's candidate explores ways to cool high-temperature superconductors used in fusion research.

Paul Rivenberg | Plasma Science and Fusion Center • mit
March 27, 2017 ~6 min

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A showcase of nuclear science and engineering at MIT | MIT News

Nuclear Science and Engineering Expo provides an opportunity for prospective grad students and the MIT community to learn about department research.

Alex Creely | Department of Nuclear Science and Engineering • mit
March 24, 2017 ~6 min

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Hong Sio: On the road for fusion | MIT News

Ph.D candidate enjoys a range of fusion research from coast to coast.

Paul Rivenberg | Plasma Science and Fusion Center • mit
Feb. 28, 2017 ~6 min

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