Fine-tuning fusion | MIT News

Postdoc Theresa Wilks finds home on the west coast, helming an MIT collaboration with the DIII-D tokamak fusion reactor.

Paul Rivenberg | Plasma Science and Fusion Center • mit
April 9, 2018 ~5 min

 energy  profile  plasma  graduate-postdoctoral  school-of-engineering  school-of-science  nuclear-science-and-engineering  plasma-science-and-fusion-center  fusion

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

Fusing theory and practice | MIT News

Grad student Libby Tolman melds the elegance of theoretical physics with practical applications of nuclear science.

Paul Rivenberg | Plasma Science and Fusion Center • mit
Nov. 14, 2016 ~5 min

 physics  sustainability  energy  plasma  students  graduate-postdoctoral  school-of-engineering  school-of-science  nuclear-science-and-engineering  plasma-science-and-fusion-center  fusion  nuclear-power-and-reactors

Nuno Loureiro: A theorist seeks the elusive fundamentals of magnetic reconnection | MIT News

Peter Dunn | Department of Nuclear Science and Engineering • mit
May 12, 2016 ~5 min

 physics  energy  profile  research  plasma  school-of-engineering  faculty  nuclear-science-and-engineering  plasma-science-and-fusion-center  fusion  magnetism

Fusion outreach ignites in spring | MIT News

Plasma Science and Fusion Center education team excites the public about MIT energy research.

Plasma Science and Fusion Center • mit
May 11, 2016 ~6 min

 energy  plasma  school-of-engineering  stem-education  nuclear-science-and-engineering  plasma-science-and-fusion-center  volunteering-outreach-public-service  fusion  nuclear-power-and-reactors

Inspiring the next generation of nuclear engineers | MIT News

Nuclear science and engineering community leads “Science on Saturday” outreach at MIT.

Will Boyd | Sam Shaner | Department of Nuclear Science and Engineering • mit
Dec. 17, 2015 ~3 min

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Students advancing a future with carbon-free fusion | MIT News

PhD candidates Adam Kuang and Alex Creely are thriving after their first year at MIT's Plasma Science and Fusion Center.

Peter Dunn | Department of Nuclear Science and Engineering • mit
June 17, 2015 ~5 min

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Stoking a passion for science with tales of plasma research | MIT News

MIT Lincoln Laboratory's John Nwagbaraocha discusses his love of science, plasma, and popular culture with local high school students.

Sydney Lester | Office of Engineering Outreach Programs • mit
May 13, 2015 ~6 min

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